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'Fast and Furious 7' Rumors: Vin Diesel is so Annoying He Might be CGI'd

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The production of Fast and Furious 7 has been the bumpiest of roads. Paul Walker died in a tragic car accident halfway through production, which caused Universal to halt production, eventually picking up a couple months later. And now it's been revealed that Vin Diesel has been so problematic on set that people involved have hoped to use the same CGI-face replacement...

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Highlights Groot and Rocket in the Latest Poster

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The biggest question mark about James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy is: can the film make a talking raccoon and sentient tree work? It helps they're played by Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel, and they're the sort of characters that -- if they work -- could become everyone's favorite character, but that's a big if. The latest poster lets audiences get friendly with the...

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Releases it's First Weird Trailer

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James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy trailer feels confident, which is a good thing. Though Marvel may have been taking risks by introducing second and third-tier characters like Thor, this is easily their hardest sell, because the material feels pretty out-there, and yet this trailer comes across as cocky and confident.

DVD and Blu-ray PIcks for January 14 - 20

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This week offers a number of great catalog titles, and some interesting films from last year -- some cult titles, others Oscar bait -- but there’s something for everyone this week.  

'Guardians Of The Galaxy': First Official Pic And Plot Synopsis

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Marvel basically tossed movie websites a bone today (New Year’s Eve is always a slow news day) by letting loose with the first official cast image and plot synopsis for 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy (even if, OK, the image was made available to 2013 Comic-Con attendees).

'Fast and Furious 7' Will Be Released in 2015

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After the tragic death of Paul Walker, it was unknown how Universal and everyone involved would deal with the Justin Lin-directed Fast and Furious 7. Universal weighed their options and are pushing forward as the film will now be released on April 10, 2015.

'Fast and Furious 7' May Salvage Paul Walker's Final Performance

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With Fast and Furious 7 put on indefinite hold, Universal is trying to find some way to salvage Paul Walker's performance, as it appears that he was half finished with his work upon the time of his untimely death. The studio currently has franchise writer Chris Morgan working on revisions, which may put the film back on track to resume shooting in January.

Vin Diesel Wants Ang Lee for 'Kojak'

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Hollywood is deeply uncreative when it comes to certain casting. Witness the proposed  big screen version of Kojak, the show made famous by baldy Telly Savalas. Who did Hollywood go after to replace him? Vin Diesel, because he's sported a shaved head for over a decade at this point. And though no director has been signed, Diesel wants two time Oscar winner Ang Lee to...

'Kane & Lynch' May Happen With Gerard Butler And Vin Diesel

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If Kane & Lynch sounds like a movie property that you've read about before, you're not wrong. The video game has been sitting on the shelf for years and at one point was painfully close to getting the green light until everything fell apart. Now, years later, there's some life injected back in it, possibly with the help of Gerard Butler and Vin Diesel.

'Fast And Furious 7': Vin Diesel Leaks Kurt Russell Pic, Confirming...

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You’ve got to hand it to Vin Diesel—when it comes to acting, the guy may not be Lawrence Olivier (or even Joey Lawrence), but he does know how to appreciate his fans in the one way fans will always crave: the he loves leaking spoilers.  The actor’s Facebook page is increasingly becoming a portal of spoiler-y information for just about anything he’s...

Box Office Predictions: 'Riddick' Should Grab the Top Spot

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There's really only one movie this weekend, and it's the Vin Diesel franchise resurrection that is Riddick. The last time Diesel suited up as Richard B. Riddick it was 2004, and The Chronicles of Riddick opened to $24 Million, only to make less than $60 Million at the box office. Here, $60 Million would be considered a win.

'Riddick' Featurette: Vin Diesel Loves Him Some Riddick

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One of the strangest career turnabouts in modern times belongs to Vin Diesel. After films like XXX and The Chronicles of Riddick, it seemed audiences weren't as taken with the actor as was hoped, and that maybe The Fast and the Furious was a fluke. It turned out that audiences loved Diesel... in Fast and...

New 'Riddick' Poster And Clips: Vin Diesel Hits Things Real Hard Again

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Riddick fans, today is your day.  Not only do you get to see two new clips from the upcoming film, in which Vin Diesel growls at things and then hits them real hard, all while remaining stoic and bald, but you have a chance at scoring a new IMAX-exclusive poster for the movie.  It’s like Christmas, except Santa Claus is now a lumpy guy who talks in a deep monotone.

'Guardians Of The Galaxy': Vin Diesel Confirms He Will Be Voicing Groot

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Earlier this week, we reported to you that of all the Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase Two characters that Vin Diesel was possibly in the running to play—could it be Ant-Man/ Hank Pym?  Or perhaps Vision, as we suspected last year?  Or maybe even the mega-villain Thanos?—it was most likely that he’d be voicing a walking, talking CGI tree named Groot in Guardians of the...

'Guardians Of The Galaxy': Vin Diesel May Play A Tree

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For a year now, rumors have been floating around that Vin Diesel would join the Phase Two portion of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.   Over the summer, he even used his Facebook page to tease that some kind of Marvel announcement was coming, leaving fans to speculate that he could be playing Ant-Man/ Hank Pym, Vision, or even the Thanos, the Big Bad who popped up at the end of The...

Comic-Con 2013: Cobie Smulders Joins 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.', Vin Diesel...

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It's only Friday, and there have already been tons of surprising news coming out of Comic-Con. The latest from Marvel is that Cobie Smulders will be reprising her Avengers role of Maria Hill in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Also, Vin Diesel, who has been hinting that he's going to appear in one of Marvel's upcoming projects, addressed the rumors (that he started). More details on...

Comic-Con 2013: 'Riddick' Extended Trailer Gets Ultraviolent, Bald (NSFW)

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The 2013 San Diego Comic-Con goodies just keep on coming today—during the Hall H panel for Riddick, Vin Diesel, David Twohy and Katee Sackhoff not only talked up the third film in the post-apocalyptic series, they debuted an extended NSFW trailer, as well (don’t play it at work unless your boss is cool with graphic violence, monosyllabic leading...

'The Avengers 2': Vin Diesel Hints At 'Vision' Role With New Picture

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Nearly one year ago, in August of 2012, we reported to you that Vin Diesel was rumored to join The Avengers 2 cast as a character named Vision, who, in the comics, is a "'solar powered android' known as a synthezoid.  Said synthezoid Vision was created by the robot baddie Ultron to kill Henry Pym (otherwise known as Ant-Man, who is getting...

'Riddick': Vin Diesel Keeps His Word In International Trailer, Plus...

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In a few months, Vin Diesel will return to the big screen as someone other than Dominic Toretto. That's right, after nearly a decade since the actor portrayed Richard B. Riddick, he will will reprise his role as the dangerous anti-hero in Universal's Riddick. The studio has released a new international trailer for the summer movie, along with a Comic-Con poster that emphasizes...