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Prometheus-Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct The Merlin Saga for Disney

Jan 5, 2018 by

Filmmaker Ridley Scott has entered negotiations with Disney bosses to lead The Merlin Saga.
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The Shape of Water
Guillermo del Toro Made The Shape of Water Without Proper Salary

Jan 5, 2018 by WENN

Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro sacrificed a proper wage for his critically-acclaimed fantasy The Shape of Water in order to complete the movie for under $20 million.
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Ridley Scott
Ridley Scott: 'I'm Too Dangerous to Direct a Star Wars Movie'

Jan 3, 2018 by WENN

Ridley Scott is convinced he won't ever be asked to direct a Star Wars movie because studio executives know he wouldn't let them have creative control.
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Disney Officials Recoup Star Wars Franchise Purchase Fee

Jan 2, 2018 by WENN

Disney bosses have officially recouped the $4 billion they spent acquiring the Star Wars franchise from creator George Lucas after just three movie releases.
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Avengers: Infinity War
Avengers: Infinity War Is Moviegoers' Most Anticipated Release of 2018

Jan 2, 2018 by WENN

The superhero blockbusters Avengers: Infinity War and Black Panther have topped a Fandango poll of film fans' most anticipated movies of 2018.
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
'Star Wars' Ends 2017 on Top at the Global Box Office

Jan 2, 2018 by WENN

Star Wars: The Last Jedi ended 2017 on top of the world box office, scoring another $52.4 million at North American theaters in the week following Christmas.
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Is the Second Highest-grossing Film of 2017

Dec 28, 2017 by WENN

Star Wars: the Last Jedi has blasted past Wonder Woman to become the second highest-grossing movie of 2017 in the North American box office two weeks after its release.
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Murder on the Orient Express
Kenneth Branagh Keen to Build Agatha Christie 'Cinematic Universe'

Dec 28, 2017 by WENN

Kenneth Branagh is eager to expand on his role as literary detective Hercule Poirot by turning author Agatha Christie's books into a full "cinematic universe."
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Keeps the Force Alive in Box Office

Dec 27, 2017 by WENN

Star Wars: the Last Jedi has easily outpaced Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle to land a second week atop the North American box office chart.
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Mark L. Smith
Quentin Tarantino Taps the Revenant Screenwriter for Star Trek Movie

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Quentin Tarantino has hired The Revenant screenwriter Mark L. Smith to pen the script for his Star Trek movie.
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Gal Gadot
Gal Gadot to Receive #SeeHer Award at Critics Choice Awards

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot will be honored with the #SeeHer Award at the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards next month.
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Daisy Ridley and John Boyega
Daisy Ridley and John Boyega Plotting Production Careers

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Star Wars actors Daisy Ridley and John Boyega are planning to move into film and TV production.
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Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Johnson Among Actors Joining Golden Globes Red Carpet Protest

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Dwayne Johnson is joining actresses including Jessica Chastain and Meryl Streep in wearing all black to the Golden Globes to protest sexual misconduct in Hollywood.
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Carrie Fisher Improvised Her Lines in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Director Rian Johnson allowed Carrie Fisher to improvise her lines in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
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Elf
Elf Tops Poll to Find the Best Holiday Film of the 21st Century

Dec 26, 2017 by WENN

Elf has topped a new survey of the best holiday films of the 21st Century so far.
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Gwendoline Christie
Gwendoline Christie Wants Her Own Star Wars Spin-off Movie

Dec 21, 2017 by WENN

Star Wars actress Gwendoline Christie wants her own spin-off movie featuring her character Captain Phasma.
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Will Smith
Will Smith Producing Movie About Michael Jordan's Baseball Career

Dec 21, 2017 by WENN

Will Smith is stepping up to the plate to produce a movie about basketball star Michael Jordan's short-lived baseball career.
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The Room
Tommy Wiseau's The Room to Get Wide Release After The Disaster Artist

Dec 20, 2017 by WENN

James Franco's critically-acclaimed biography about the making of director Tommy Wiseau's cult film The Room has helped the 2003 movie score its first ever wide release.
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Mudbound
Mudbound Scores Top Honors From Black Film Critics Circle

Dec 19, 2017 by WENN

Mudbound has landed a string of top honors from the Black Film Critics Circle, including Best Film.
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Margot Robbie in I, Tonya
'I, Tonya''s Limited Release Scores Big at the Box Office

Dec 18, 2017 by WENN

Real-life ice skating tale I, Tonya has impressed at the U.S. box office despite only playing at five theaters.
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