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News Roundup: Religious Leaders Praise 'Noah' In Featurette, 'Winter...

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Noah opened in theaters today, and because it's a Bible-based film, it has accumulated a fair share of religious haters who denounce it for taking "artistic liberties." However, there are a few religious leaders who've stood up for the film. You can hear their praises in a new featurette (below) Also, Captain America: The Winter Soldier got a cool retro poster. And...

The Mindy Project: L.A.: Episode 13 Season 2 – TV Review

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It's time to head L.A., or as Woody Allen would say, land of "wheat germ killers." In the latest episode of The Mindy Project, some of the gang goes to California at Jeremy's request. While there, Mindy runs into an old boyfriend, and Danny's thrown into an awkward situation thanks to Morgan. "L.A." also features the return of one charming...

'Batman Vs. Superman': Batsuit Description Leaks, Lex Luthor Gets...

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While today might be a holiday, it wouldn’t make sense for a single day to past without some form of blockbuster spoiler-news/rumors.  And today, the onus falls upon the upcoming Batman Vs. Superman to shake less a few flakes of semi-plausible “news” for us to brutally dissect and obsess over.

'Clerks III': Kevin Smith Won't Use Kickstarter Or Indiegogo To Fund Sequel...

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Divisive writer-director Kevin Smith recently sat down for an interview with KCRW’s Kim Masters for this week’s episode of The Business, and, as is his style, spoke in great detail about film and, more specifically, his (supposedly) final movie, Clerks III.  Even more specifically, Smith noted that he will not go the crowdfunding route,...

Kevin Smith Changes Plans, 'Clerks III' to be His Final Film

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Kevin Smith has been talking up Hit Somebody for years, and said it would be his swan song of a feature. Then this week a lot changed. It went from two films to one film to a miniseries. Now that he's planning on taking Hit Somebody to television, he's saying that he's got a new last film: Clerks III.

'Hit Somebody': Kevin Smith Is In No Hurry To Make His Final Film

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Kevin Smith has had a busy year. Between Spoilers, Comic-Book Men, his talking tour and ranting on Twitter, the director was unable to shoot Hit Somebody over the summer, like he said he would. Now, Smith is saying that he feels no need to rush into production, and is making the hockey pic on "[his] own...

'Alter Egos' Trailer: Kevin Smith's Indie Superhero Comedy Has An Identity...

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Even though you don't hear a whole lot about Kevin Smith these days (assuming you avoid Twitter), the man is still as busy as a bee. He might not be directing much, but he's got a million other things going on. Aside from his SModcast podcasts, he's got Spoilers with Kevin Smith on Hulu and AMC's fantastic Comic Book Men, which just returned...

'Indiana Jones 4' Is The Most Disappointing Movie Ever

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It’s still a bit of a touchy subject for some, but do you remember how you felt about Star Wars: Episode One - The Phantom Menace? How about Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull? The Godfather Part III? Well, you may not be surprised to know these and many more have been ranked in the Top 50 most disappointing movies...

News Roundup: The Iron Lady, Kevin Smith, Cirque Du Soleil and More

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This week Paramount acquired the rights to turn the famous Montreal-based circus Cirque du Soleil into a 3D movie... and thankfully, James Cameron, who is a master of the technology, has come aboard as producer. Also in the news this week is Kevin Smith: the indie director will be heading back to the big screen forone night, just to...

Kevin Smith's Hit Somebody Now One Big Movie

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Kevin Smith has promised or threatened that Hit Somebody would be his last film. He's shared pages of the script with readers, but (in accordance with his latest activities) he's revealed on Twitter some of the latest developments. Once planned to be a two-film project, Smith has reduced his scale and brought it back to one long movie, and says shooting should start...

Kevin Smith Launches Public Tirade Against Independent Spirit Awards For...

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Kevin Smith is an outspoken guy—between his Twitter account and his podcasting network (let alone his scatologically-inclined films), Smith isn’t afraid to publicly lash out at those he feels have wronged him, whether it’s Bruce Willis, an airline that won’t accommodate heavyset passengers, or just random folks who snipe at him on Twitter.  Despite that history of loquacious lashing,...

Celebrities on Steve Jobs's Passing

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With a passing as monumental as Steve Jobs, word is coming from many famous people their thoughts on the man and his work. Steven Spielberg said "Steve Jobs was the greatest inventor since Thomas Edison. He put the world at our fingertips." And with Twitter it's been easy for celebrities to share their reactions.

Kevin Smith To Host Daily Talk Show

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Jeez—this guy really, really likes to talk.  As film directing seems to be further and further from his mind, news broke today that Kevin Smith—director of films such as Clerks, Chasing Amy, Cop Out, and Red State—is set to host his own talk show.  Yes, you read that right—Kevin Smith is going to host a talk show.

Comic-Con 2011: Kevin Smith Talks Red State - Reminds Me Why I Love My Job

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Earlier this year at Sundance Film Festival, Kevin Smith shocked everyone with his film Red State (the camera is finally off the sticks! And there are no talking heads in this bad-boy), as well as with his own personal, live performance that went along with it. Some people called it a stunt, some people questioned why he had called "the auction" when he had no intent on...

Kevin Smith To Launch Comic Book Store Reality Show On AMC

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Comic book nerds, begin thy frothing at the mouth—in addition to having just about every single DC and Marvel comic book property adapted into multi-platform film franchises (for the love of God, even Ant-Man is getting a movie), you now may be able to star in your own comic book reality TV show.  If you live in New Jersey.  And if you shop at Kevin...

Kevin Smith Offers a Taste of Hit Somebody and His Working Process

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Writer/Director/Producer/Actor/Podcaster/Stoner/Twitter Aficionado Kevin Smith is currently on his nationwide tour with his latest film Red State, and has been talking about how his next film Hit Somebody will be his last. When asked about John Goodman's role in the next film via Twitter, Smith spoke well of Goodman's role...

Kevin Smith's 'Red State' Manages To Offend The Westboro Baptist Church

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Wow.  Say what you will about the guy’s decision to auction off the distribution rights to his new horror film Red State to himself at Sundance, but you’ve got to give Kevin Smith one thing—if Red State is able to offend the Westboro Baptist Church (those lovely religious protestors of “God Hates F*gs, God Hates Israel, God Hates the Army, God Hates...