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'The Goonies 2' Coming Thanks to Steven Spielberg... Maybe

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Growing up, I ate a lot of crappy candy. I specifically liked Mambas, which were like the chewier version of Skittles. I think many are drawn to fetishizing candy as kids because sugar gets you high, and good parents make said candies a treat/rarity. As I got older, I stopped buying junky, sugary candies because my palette changed, and I realized they were kind of terrible. Speaking about...

Omar Sy Lands Role In 'Jurassic World'

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The actors that have been added into the Jurassic World cast so far have been nothing short of amazing.  And now it appears as if The Intouchables star Omar Sy will be facing dinosaurs in the latest string of high profile movies the actor's been able to get his hands on.

'West Side Story' May Be Remade With The Help Of Steven Spielberg

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Filmmaker Steven Spielberg is a man who's created a number of memorable, classic movies that film fans of all generations have grown to love. So why would he be leaning towards a remake of perhaps one of the most popular movie musicals, West Side Story? We're not entirely sure, but that's what Spielberg wants to do.

The 'Halo' Movie Isn't Happening After All

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Microsoft smacked down some heavy rumors that have been circling the long-awaited Halo movie for awhile now by stating that none of it is happening at all. This may come as a massive disappointment to fans, but it also leaves us wondering whether or not Microsoft is pulling our leg.

'Indiana Jones': Disney Can Distribute That Franchise Now, Too

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Another day, another news update about how Disney has upped their monopoly over every aspect of pop culture.  In addition to being, well Disney (and all that it entails), the company also distributes all the films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise (a.k.a., any and all Avengers-related films) and now owns the entirety of the Star...

Clint Eastwood May Jump to 'American Sniper'

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When Steven Spielberg exited American Sniper, it was a great loss for project as he may be the best known filmmaker in the world. Well, we'd hate to live on the difference with his supposed replacement as Clint Eastwood is now looking to be the helmer. Bradley Cooper is attached as producer, and is also likely to star.

News Roundup: 'Frozen' International Trailer, First Official Poster For...

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It's been a slow week on the entertainment news front, but we've got a few things worth checking out. Disney finally released the first real footage for Frozen, the only thing is, it's in Japanese. You can see the international trailer below. Also, Millennium Films released a sexy poster for the porn-based film Lovelace. We also have a few casting bits, as well as word on...

Live-Action 'Halo' TV Series To Be A Reality With The Help Of Steven...

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We've fallen into the age where digital platforms, such as Amazon and Netflix, have turned into the new wave of go-to television. There are plenty of other companies that fit the profile that want to take part in the latest craze, but the newest one to join the ring may surprise you. What makes this news even cooler is what video game they're turning into a live-action series and who's one of...

'Gremlins' to Get the Remake Treatment

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Hollywood believes in recycling, so it's no surprise that Gremlins, the surprise hit of 1984, is finally getting around to being remade. On the surface, there's no way this sounds like a good idea in any way, shape or form.

DVD and Blu-ray Picks for March 26 - April 1

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An Oscar winner, some television and some great catalog titles are the treats of the week. And those who love Star Trek are getting one of the better (though maligned) shows on Blu-ray. All in all a good week for fans.

Christian Bale May Star In One Moses Film, Ang Lee To Replace Steven...

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Every once in awhile a story from the Bible will suddenly turn into one of the hottest projects in Hollywood. It's a little strange when it happens but it's true. This time around everybody's putting their focus on the Book of Exodus, particularly the story of Moses. But now there's two Exodus-centered pictures that are being developed at the same time...

'Jurassic Park 4' Will Be Directed By Colin Trevorrow

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It’s official—Jurassic Park 4 now has a director.  Who gets to follow up Steven Spielberg (1 and 2) and Joe Johnston (3)?  It’s Colin Trevorrow, who recently made his directorial debut with the Sundance hit Safety Not Guaranteed.

DVD and Blu-ray picks for March 5 - 11

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Slow week for Blu-rays and DVD, but one of the fall's most charming films is hitting the format, along with one of Steven Spielberg's masterpieces. All that and a few others in this week's picks.

'Napoleon': Steven Spielberg To Turn Stanley Kubrick's Unmade Film Into A...

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One of the sad facts pertaining to any artist’s passing (aside from the tragic passing itself) is the knowledge that no more works of art or brilliance will ever come from their singular minds.   Such is the case with Stanley Kubrick, who, in the 1970s wrote an unfilmed script for a film about Napoleon,  which he asserted would be “the best movie ever made.”  The...

Oscars 2013: Best Picture Winner And Reaction

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There were a fair number of high quality movies that were granted the chance to compete for this year's Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards, and as the Oscar race continued on for months, we saw a number of movies bob their way in and out of first place, but only one could be named the champion of them all.

Oscars 2013: Best Actor Winner And Reaction

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A lot of folks who pay attention to the Academy Awards believed that there was one surefire winner for this year's Best Actor category. Now that's not to say that the other candidates weren't qualified enough to be in the running, but this guy is a masterful actor. But did Academy voters help make the predictions come true or not?

Oscar Scuttlebutt: Last Minute Oscar Predictions

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This weekend we're finally going to find out who will be awarded a shiny new Oscar for their outstanding work in Hollywood. You can cross your fingers, hoping your favorites will go home with the trophy under their arms but it's going to be a close race. The threat of an upset always looms overhead. Since we're all speculating over who could win on Sunday, I'll be running down my own list of...

Oscar Scuttlebutt: SAG Award Winners, PGA's And 'Argo' Domination

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After this past weekend the Best Picture Oscar race may be over. Ben Affleck's period thriller Argo has gained some more awards season momentum, catapulting the picture back in front. Many are speculating as to how much longer the second wave of Argo love may last, but we're here to investigate it this week on Oscar Scuttlebutt.

Warner Brothers Wants A 'Gremlins' Reboot Because They Are Horrible,...

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Say it ain’t so, Warner Bros., please, say it ain’t so.  Despite the fact that no film franchise seems to be immune from the modern remake machine, we go about our daily lives hoping that studios will exhibit a modicum of decency and leave some films and franchises untouched.  So, imagine our horror when news leaked that Warner Bros. is attempting to reboot the...