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Cool Videos: Watch Steven Soderbergh's unofficial re-edit of Heaven's Gate

22 April 2014 10:31 AM, PDT | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

Michael Cimino's Heaven's Gate remains one of the biggest box office bombs of all time but has become more and more recognized as an achievement by many film fans and critics over the 34 years since it was released. The movie even garnered a Criterion edition which is not typically granted to bad movies. Featuring a sprawling cast that includes Kris Kristofferson, Christopher Walken, Isabelle Huppert, Jeff Bridges, John Hurt, Sam Waterston, Brad Dourif, Joseph Cotten, Geoffrey »

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Spider-Man, vengeful females rule the B.O.

21 April 2014 6:00 PM, PDT | IF.com.au | See recent IF.com.au news »

Teenagers and young adults flocked to the latest Spider-Man adventure while females sparked to a comedy about women seeking retribution against their cheating husband/lover during the Easter break.

The Grand Budapest Hotel was the No.1 choice for mature cinemagoers, proving tough competition for a raft of limited new releases.

Australian B.O. takings rose by 13% to $20.6 million through Sunday and lucrative trading on Easter Monday boosted the 5-day total to just shy of $26 million, according to Rentrak.s estimates.

Sony.s The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro. raked in $5.3 million in its first four days, an impressive figure but trailing the predecessor which opened with $5.45 million in 2012 and wound up earning $17.4 million. With previews, the sequel nabbed $6.6 million..

Fox.s The Other Woman, which follows Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton as they plot their revenge against the philandering Nikolai Coster-Waldau, debuted with a juicy $4 million, »

- Don Groves

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The War Doctor Says: Vote Doctor Who At The BAFTAs!

21 April 2014 3:32 AM, PDT | Kasterborous.com | See recent Kasterborous news »

Christian Cawley is a writer at Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews - All the latest Doctor Who news and reviews with our weekly podKast, features and interviews, and a long-running forum.

You’d be a fool to argue with the man who destroyed Gallifrey and billions of Daleks… or at least thinks he did that. So, with this in mind, it’s time to pay attention to John Hurt, who presents a persuasive argument as to why you should vote Doctor Who in the Radio Times Audience Award

The post The War Doctor Says: Vote Doctor Who At The BAFTAs! appeared first on Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews. »

- Christian Cawley

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The Office, Top Gear and more: BBC Two's Greatest Ever Shows

20 April 2014 1:00 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

BBC Two is 50 - the British Broadcasting Corporation's second eldest child hits the half-century mark today - Sunday, April 20.

Picking out the greatest shows from five decades of broadcasting seems like a near-impossible task, but never say that Digital Spy is easily cowed. These are - in our humble opinion - the channel's finest ever offerings.

BBC Two is 50: The Hour, Bottom and more shows to bring back

The rules are as follows: shows like Red Dwarf that originated on BBC Two are eligible, but shows better associated with another channel are not - say Top of the Pops, which aired on BBC One for the majority of its run but shifted to the sister channel for its final episodes.

Oh, and we're talking only original commissions - so no Us imports either. But even that barely narrows it down, so if you think there are any glaring omissions, »

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10 reasons to look forward to Snowpiercer

17 April 2014 7:26 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Top 10 Ryan Lambie 22 Apr 2014 - 06:45

A hit in South Korea and France, Snowpiercer is still awaiting release in the Us and UK. Here's why you should look forward to it...

For a while there, it looked as though South Korean director Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer would never get an official English-language release at all. Late last year, it emerged that Bong's ambitious science fiction film had been picked up for release in English-speaking countries by The Weinstein Company. When the Weinsteins, true to form, voiced their desire to produce a shorter version of Snowpiercer, the director understandably dug his heels in and refused to budge.

For several months, Snowpiercer hung in limbo, even as its release in territories like South Korea and France saw great financial returns and rave reviews. But in February this year, it was announced that Snowpiercer would be coming out after all, and oddly, in »

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Snowpiercer review

17 April 2014 5:14 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Review Ryan Lambie 18 Apr 2014 - 06:25

Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton and John Hurt are among the cast in Snowpiercer. Here's our review of a brilliantly bleak sci-fi film...

While Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer was ploughing ahead in the director's native South Korea, making $65m in that country alone last year, the sci-fi dystopia's release in English-speaking markets ground to a halt. The intentions of The Weinstein Company were much-publicised: to lop out around 25 minutes of character development from the film's 125-minute duration. There were also (thankfully false) internet rumours about a plan to paste in a Neil Gaiman-penned narration over the footage which remained.

The stand-off between director Bong and the Weinsteins, who wanted to make Snowpiercer accessible to "audiences in Iowa and Oklahoma" has, thankfully, been resolved since, and it seems that Snowpiercer will soon be screened uncut in countries such as Britain and America. In a strange parallel between life and art, »

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Doctor Who Legacy update adds new modes, Doctors and Series 5 stages

16 April 2014 4:01 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Doctor Who Legacy will receive a significant content update today (April 17).

Dubbed version 20, it adds stages from episodes throughout Series 5, and new characters including the first Doctor (William Hartnell), second (Patrick Troughton), ninth (Christopher Eccleston), the War Doctor (John Hurt) and their allies.

Two new features have also been added. One is the Perk System, which rewards players when you match any colour in a shape of a cross, full horizontal line of a T-shape.

Also added is an Expert Mode, which features black and white versions of existing characters that have appeared through a rip in space and time to offer very challenging levels.

The update is said to go live by 4pm UK time.

"The thriving Doctor Who: Legacy fan community reenergises us daily with their enthusiasm, support, and creative ideas," said executive producer Susan Cummings.

Creative Director Lee Cummings added: "The Version 2.0 release of the game »

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Watch This New Muscular TV Spot For Brett Ratner’s Hercules

16 April 2014 10:20 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Sword and sandal epics are all the rage once more; we’ve had 300: Rise of an Empire, Noah, and The Legend of Hercules in 2014 alone. Now, Dwayne Johnson enters the fray as the title character in Brett Ratner’s Hercules, coming to theatres this summer. We’ve already seen trailers and clips from the film, and today we have yet another TV spot featuring CGI animals and Johnson’s biceps.

The film picks up following Hercules’s famous twelve labors, as the Greek hero wanders the world as a sword-for-hire. He’s picked up by the King of Thrace (John Hurt), who wants Hercules’s help in defeating a tyrannical overlord. I’m sure that Hercules’s decision is helped by the presence of the King’s daughter, but this is a manly epic about manly men being manly. And so, Herc and some compatriots set out to train »

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Henson's greatest hits: Brian Henson on designing creatures in 'Dinosaurs,' 'Farscape,' 'Fraggle Rock' and more

15 April 2014 8:00 AM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

For years, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop has given life to the iconic puppets and creatures in your favorite children’s shows (Sesame Street), sci-fi/fantasy movies (Labyrinth), and other endlessly-rewound projects (basically, anything with the Muppets).

As Chairman of the Henson Company, Brian Henson (son of Jim and Jane Henson) has worked on his share of famous creatures — and as the head judge on Syfy’s new reality series Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge (Tuesdays at 10 pm), Henson is hoping that fans will relish a weekly peek behind the curtain of one of Hollywood’s most fascinating processes. »

- Marc Snetiker

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Hercules Shows His Strength in TV Spot Filled with New Footage

15 April 2014 7:32 AM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

Audiences will know Hercules’ legend as the Greek hero shows his strength in a TV filled with new footage from the action adventure film. The new clip comes as Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures set to release ‘Hercules’ in theaters on July 25. The film, which is based on Radical Comics’ ‘Hercules’ by Steve Moore, was directed by ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ helmer Brett Ratner. The movie, which was written by Ryan Condal and Evan Spiliotopoulos, is a revisionist take on the classic myth. ‘Hercules’ stars Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and John Hurt. For more information on ‘Hercules,’ visit the film’s official website, as  [ Read More ]

The post Hercules Shows His Strength in TV Spot Filled with New Footage appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Karen Benardello

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Dr Who: films of Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy

15 April 2014 2:13 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Feature Alex Westthorp 16 Apr 2014 - 07:00

Alex's trek through the film roles of actors who've played the Doctor reaches Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy...

Read the previous part in this series, Doctor Who: the film careers of Patrick Troughton and Tom Baker, here.

In March 1981, as he made his Doctor Who debut, Peter Davison was already one the best known faces on British television. Not only was he the star of both a BBC and an ITV sitcom - Sink Or Swim and Holding The Fort - but as the young and slightly reckless Tristan Farnon in All Creatures Great And Small, about the often humorous cases of Yorkshire vet James Herriot and his colleagues, he had cemented his stardom. The part led, indirectly, to his casting as the venerable Time Lord.

The recently installed Doctor Who producer, John Nathan-Turner, had been the Production Unit Manager on »

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Hercules Battles Huge Beasts in New Trailer

14 April 2014 11:30 AM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

July 25 is edging nearer and nearer, meaning we’re getting closer to the release of Paramount and MGM’s film, “Hercules.” The film, based on Radical Comics’ “Hercules” by Steve Moore, stars Dwayne Johnson as the mythical hero himself alongside Golden Globe Winner Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and Academy Award®-nominee John Hurt. The film will show Hercules going through the tremendous task of The 12 Labors, but with a revisionist slant. Also, since Hercules is played by none other than Johnson, whose previous incarnation was as wrestling hero The Rock, you can expect tons of action, including sword fighting, fists, and anything else that needs bulging muscles.  [ Read More ]

The post Hercules Battles Huge Beasts in New Trailer appeared first on Shockya.com. »

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Dwayne Johnson's Hercules TV Spot, From MTV Movie Awards

14 April 2014 6:02 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

During last night's MTV Movie Awards, Paramount Pictures unveiled a new TV spot for Dwayne Johnson's "Hercules" film, co-starring Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, and John Hurt. Check it out below. Plot: Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his daughter seek Hercules' help to defeat a savage and terrifying warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph and justice to prevail... he must again become the hero he once was... he must embrace his own myth... he must be Hercules. "Hercules" is directed by Brett Ratner and is set to hit theaters on July 25th. TV Spot: »

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Action-Packed New TV Spot for Hercules Starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

14 April 2014 4:19 AM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

During last night’s MTV Movie Awards, a brand new TV spot for Brett Ratner’s Hercules aired, featuring plenty of never before seen action-packed footage from the highly anticipated movie which stars WWE Superstar turned Hollywood’s highest grossing actor, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

Based on Radical Comics’ Hercules: The Thracian Wars series, the big screen adaptation will be directed by Brett Ratner and picks up with a slightly older and more experienced Hercules. There’s undoubtedly franchise potential here, especially with a star like The Rock in the titular role.

The special effects also seem to have been improved since the release of the first trailer, and it looks like an awful lot of fun. Be sure to stay tuned for more on Hercules, and let us know what you think of this new footage in the comment section below!

Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. »

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Dwayne Johnson is Hercules in first TV spot

14 April 2014 1:12 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following on from the first trailer and clip, Paramount Pictures has now given us the first official TV spot for director Brett Ratner’s (X-Men: The Last Stand) sword-and-sandals fantasy Hercules, which is based upon the graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian Wars and sees Dwayne Johnson (Pain & Gain) in the lead role as the mythological hero….

Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. This story begins after the labors, and after the legend. Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his daughter seek Hercules’ help to defeat a savage and terrifying warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph and justice to prevail… he must again become the hero he once was… »

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New 'Hercules' TV Spot

13 April 2014 10:27 PM, PDT | Upcoming-Movies.com | See recent Upcoming-Movies.com news »

Paramount Pictures has released a new TV spot for "Hercules" starring Dwayne Johnson. The epic adventure opens in theaters from July 25th, 2014, and is based on Radical Comics’ "Hercules" by Steve Moore. Also in the cast are Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and John Hurt. Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of his family, this dark, world-weary soul turned his back on the gods finding his only solace in bloody battle. Over the years he warmed to the company of six similar souls, their only bond being their love of fighting and presence of death. These men and woman never question where they go to fight or why or whom, »

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‘Hercules’ First TV Spot

13 April 2014 9:37 PM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Paramount Pictures has released the first TV Spot for “Hercules” starring Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan, John Hurt, Rebecca Ferguson, and Ingrid Bolso.

The film is directed by Brett Ratner from a screenplay written by Ryan Condal, and Evan Spiliotopoulos.

Based on the Radical Studios graphic novel “Hercules: The Thracian Wars,” the ensemble-action film is a revisionist take on the classic myth set in a grounded world where the supernatural does not exist. The screenplay is by Ryan Condal and Evan Spiliotopoulos.

Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. Our story begins after the labors, and after the legend…

Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his »

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First TV Spot for Brett Ratner’s Hercules Starring Dwayne Johnson

13 April 2014 9:30 PM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

The first TV spot for Brett Ratner's Hercules has gone online.  Not to be confused with the Hercules movie that came out earlier this year, Ratner’s take on the Greek legend is billed as “a revisionist take on the classic myth set in a grounded world where the supernatural does not exist.”  The story takes place after Hercules’ famous twelve labors, and has him “traveling with a group of mercenaries and cashing in on his famous name until he’s hired to train an army for an epic battle.”  This TV spot contains some new footage including Hercules (Dwayne Johnson) throwing a goddamn horse. Hit the jump to check out the Hercules TV spot.  The film also stars John Hurt, Ian McShaneJoseph FiennesPeter Mullan, Rufus Sewell, Robert Maillet, and Irina Shayk.  Hercules opens in 3D on July 25th. Here’s the official synopsis for Hercules: Paramount Pictures »

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Watch the First 'Hercules' TV Spot!

13 April 2014 8:55 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The first TV spot for Hercules was revealed at tonight's MTV Movie Awards show. Starring Dwayne Johnson, the action epic hits theaters this summer on July 25, 2014.

Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. Our story begins after the labors, and after the legend. Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation to intimidate enemies. But when the benevolent ruler of Thrace and his daughter seek Hercules' help to defeat a savage and terrifying warlord, Hercules finds that in order for good to triumph and justice to prevail... he must again become the hero he once was... he must embrace his own myth... he must be Hercules.

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Hercules comes to theaters July 25th, 2014 and stars Dwayne Johnson, »

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The First TV Spot for Hercules, Starring Dwayne Johnson

13 April 2014 | Comingsoon.net | See recent Comingsoon.net news »

Paramount Pictures has debuted the first TV spot for Hercules , starring Dwayne Johnson and hitting theaters on July 25. Check it out in the player below! Directed by Brett Ratner, the action adventure also stars Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan, John Hurt, Rebecca Ferguson, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Aksel Hennie, Reece Ritchie and Tobias Santelmann. The film is based on the Radical Studios graphic novel "Hercules: The Thracian Wars." Everyone knows the legend of Hercules and his twelve labors. Our story begins after the labors, and after the legend. Haunted by a sin from his past, Hercules has become a mercenary. Along with five faithful companions, he travels ancient Greece selling his services for gold and using his legendary reputation »

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