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Win ‘Now You See Me 2’ merchandise packs

27 June 2016 12:30 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Coming to cinemas next Monday 4th July is the sequel to the hugely popular Now You See Me. In Now You See Me 2 the master magicians known as the Four Horsemen return for their most daring and astounding caper ever, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights in hopes of clearing their names and exposing the ruthlessness of a dangerous tech magnate.

The film stars stars Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, with Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman.

To celebrate the release of the film, we have some fantastic movie merchandise to give away. The packs, of which we have three to give away, consist of a branded t-shirt, branded playing cards, branded pen and branded portable phone charger.

To be in with a chance of winning simply answer the question below and fill in your details on the form. »

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‘Now You See Me 2’ Conjures Record-Breaking Opening in China

24 June 2016 3:18 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Now You See Me 2” has set a record for a Lionsgate title in China with a $14.8 million opening day, making it the top title in the market.

The number is 679 percent higher than the figure for the opening day of “Now You See Me” in 2013 — underlining the explosive growth of the Chinese market in the past three years.

The film has taken in $45 million during its first two weeks in the U.S. and another $50 million in foreign markets, including $12 million from Russia.

The caper comedy is directed by Jon M. Chu and written by Ed Solomon.

The cast includes Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson and Dave Franco as well as Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman.

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‘Now You See Me 2’ Actress Sanaa Lathan on Diversity, Social Media and Why She Loves Acting

16 June 2016 9:45 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Sanaa Lathan portrays an FBI agent in the heist thriller “Now You See Me 2,” an astronaut in the sci-fi drama “Approaching the Unknown,” and a crack investigator in Fox’s upcoming “Shots Fired” — an event series about the aftermath of a racially charged police shooting in the South. The wide-ranging star says what she enjoys most about acting is the constant change, and the rare opportunity to see various points of view.

What’s the biggest change needed in the entertainment industry?

I’m really happy that this conversation has been going on as of late, but we need more diversity in every way, and more diversity behind the scenes: people writing stories, people greenlighting stories, people acting in stories. What I would love for the entertainment industry to do is reflect the beautiful melting pot of the world we live in.

Do you think this diversity is reflected on social media?

There’s something happening in the last couple years with certain social-media stars: They’re all starting to look the same. There’s a new aesthetic, and I feel like it’s going away from natural beauty. I’m all for celebrating the differences in who we are. I’m really into the beauty of women of all shapes, sizes, colors, features, and hair textures. But there’s something going on — a certain look that’s very plastic, with the injections, the fillers, the nips and tucks.

How have you adapted to new technology?

I have officially made the move to reading everything on my tablet,or even my phone. I love the fact that it’s actually creating a cleaner world in terms of being green. I do everything from reading to watching movies to having video chats — FaceTiming, meetings, catching up with friends. We really are so attached — it’s like another limb.

What’s the biggest life change you’ve endured?

A couple years back I lost a close friend who suddenly passed away. It happened to be a very stressful year emotionally for me, so that was kind of a defining moment. A dear friend turned me on to Transcendental Meditation, and I started meditating on a daily basis. I feel like it saved my life.

What do you love most about acting?

As an actor, I welcome change. Part of the fun of playing different characters is being able to see the world through a different perspective. You’re always going from group to group, in terms of cast and locations. It’s great. The gypsy nature of being an actor makes me very comfortable.

What you didn’t know about Lathan:

Age: 44

Raised In: New York and Los Angeles

Guilty Pleasure: Reality TV shows

Favorite Book: Anything by James Baldwin

Industry Icon: Alejandro G. Iñárritu

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Mark Ruffalo is part of another franchise with “Now You See Me 2”

9 June 2016 6:42 AM, PDT | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

It’s no secret that Mark Ruffalo is one of the best and most likable actors out there right now. Not only is he immensely skilled, he just appears to be beloved as a human being as well. Ruffalo has broken through in a bigger way over the last few years, both in terms of Oscar nominations and also bigger budget films. He’s already a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but now he can list Now You See Me as another movie franchise of his. This week, Now You See Me 2 opens in theaters and should only increase Ruffalo’s A-list star power, rightly so, I might add. The film is a sequel to Now You See Me, the surprise hit from a few years back. It concerns a magic act that also doubles as a Robin Hood type heist team. Ruffalo plays Dylan Rhodes, who in »

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Review: Approaching The Unknown, The Loneliness Of The Long-Distance Astronaut

2 June 2016 3:00 PM, PDT | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

Spare and solemn, a new movie throws a solitary man into deep space and wonders what might happen to him. At first blush, Approaching the Unknown resembles an alternate-version prequel to Duncan Jones' Moon or Ridley Scott's The Martian. It follows astronaut William Stanaforth (Mark Strong) on a one-way mission to Mars, starting with a 270-day solo journey through space. The mission's goal is for Stanaforth to land on Mars and get things started for a new settlement by mankind. Why is Stanaforth traveling solo? Why was he picked for this particular mission, in view of his sometimes erratic behavior? Why does another astronaut, Emily Maddox (Sanaa Lathan), launch on a similar solo mission a few days later? What are conditions like on Earth in...

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Win Passes to See Now You See Me 2

2 June 2016 8:19 AM, PDT | CinemaNerdz | See recent CinemaNerdz news »

Enter here for your chance to win passes to an advance screening of the new film Now You See Me 2, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, and Lizzy Caplan.

For your chance to receive two (2) complimentary passes to see the new film Now You See Me 2 at the Mjr Marketplace Theater in Sterling Heights, Michigan on Wednesday, June 8th at 7:00Pm, just look for the “Enter the Contest” box further down on this page. But hurry because there are a limited number of passes available and when they’re gone, they’re gone!

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Now You See Me 2: The Four Horsemen (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan) return for a second mind-bending adventure, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights and taking them around the globe. One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation »

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[Review] Approaching the Unknown

1 June 2016 8:16 AM, PDT | The Film Stage | See recent The Film Stage news »

While the mission is one thing, your reason for performing it could be drastically different. For Captain William Stanaforth (Mark Strong) the two barely overlap except for a common destination: Mars. He will be the first man to ever step foot on the Red Planet with another astronaut (Sanaa Lathan‘s Maddox) following closely behind his 270-day journey by about a month. He’s bringing a water generator he created that synthesizes the fluid from soil and she has supplies to ready future colonization. The endeavor is a calculated risk when looked upon objectively, but both have agreed to shoulder the danger a one-way journey provides wherein reaching their target is hardly guaranteed. They quite literally are Approaching the Unknown with Stanaforth willfully embracing the melancholy of his loneliness.

The answer to the why of this adventure is what Mark Elijah Rosenberg‘s debut feature seeks to explain in its virtual one-man show. »

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Win Passes To The Advance Screening Of Now You See Me 2 In St. Louis

31 May 2016 9:27 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

The master magicians known as the Four Horsemen return for their most daring and astounding caper ever, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights in hopes of clearing their names and exposing the ruthlessness of a dangerous tech magnate.

One year after their astonishing Robin Hood-style magic shows win the public’s adulation and confound the FBI, the quartet resurfaces for a dazzling comeback performance that will make their previous escapades seem like child’s play. With the help of FBI Special Agent Dylan Rhodes (Mark Ruffalo), the Horsemen — J. Daniel Atlas (Jesse Eisenberg), Merritt McKinney (Woody Harrelson), Jack Wilder (Dave Franco) and new addition Lula (Lizzy Caplan) — mount a meticulously planned surprise appearance, in hopes of exposing corrupt tech tycoon Owen Case (Ben Lamb).

But their scheme backfires, exposing Dylan’s involvement with the Horsemen and sending all five of them back on the run. To regain »

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Now You See Me 2: The Second Act Gets Another New Movie Clip

24 May 2016 2:22 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. The new movie stars Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, Michael Caine, and Morgan Freeman. “Now You See Me 2: The Second Act” hits theaters on June 10.

The post Now You See Me 2: The Second Act Gets Another New Movie Clip appeared first on Shockya.com. »

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Now You See Me 2: The Second Act Gets A New Movie Clip

23 May 2016 2:22 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. The new movie stars Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, Michael Caine, and Morgan Freeman. “Now You See Me 2: The Second Act” hits theaters on June 10.

The post Now You See Me 2: The Second Act Gets A New Movie Clip appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Rudie Obias

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Watch: Daniel Radcliffe Is a Force to Be Reckoned With in Now You See Me 2 Clip

19 May 2016 9:00 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Daniel Radcliffe, we solemnly swear you are up to no good. In this brand-new clip from Now You See Me 2, that is. Radcliffe plays a not-so-nice guy in the upcoming heist thriller, which is set one year after the events in the first film and finds the familiar troupe of illusionists determined to take down an unethical tech mogul who is threatening their reputation. The action-packed clip reveals that Radcliffe's character has no problem resorting to violence to get what he wants from The Four Horseman (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco and new recruit Lizzy Caplan) and their leader, »

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Shots Fired in first trailer for Fox’s new drama

17 May 2016 10:30 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A trailer has arrived online for Fox’s upcoming drama event series Shots Fired which stars Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfuss and Stephen Moyer; take a look below…

Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small Southern town, Shots Fired is a dramatic new event series that is a “why done it?” and a “who done it?” From Gina Prince-Bythewood (“Beyond the Lights,” “The Secret Life of Bees,” “Love & Basketball”) and Reggie Rock Bythewood (“Beyond the Lights,” “Notorious”), the 10-hour event series is an explosive look at the criminal justice system. When an African-American police officer kills an unarmed white college student, a small town in North Carolina is turned upside-down. Before the town has a chance to grapple with this tragedy, the neglected murder of an African-American teen is brought to light, re-opening wounds that threaten to tear the town apart. Leading »

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Shots Fired: New Legal Drama Previewed by Fox

17 May 2016 2:15 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

[caption id="attachment_49248" align="aligncenter" width="578"] Shots Fired TV show on Fox. Stephan James and Sanaa Lathan in Shots Fired, coming in spring 2017 to Fox. ©2016 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Fox.[/caption]

Does it have a shot? Below, watch the official trailer for the Shots Fired TV show. Shots Fired premieres on Fox, Wednesdays at 8:00pm, in spring 2017. The new "event series" follows the aftermath of racially charged shootings, in a small Southern town.

The Shots Fired TV series cast includes: Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfuss, and Stephen Moyer. Writers and creators Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Rock Bythewood executive produce with Brian Grazer and Francie Calfo.

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‘Prison Break,’ ’24: Legacy,’ ‘Lethal Weapon’ and More Trailers From Fox’s 2016-17 Season

16 May 2016 3:08 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Fox has released the first trailers for the network’s 2016-17 lineup of shows, including revivals of “Prison Break” and “24,” adaptations of “Lethal Weapon” and “The Exorcist,” the latest musical drama from “Empire” creator Lee Daniels, and more.

Fall:

Lethal Weapon

Based on the hit movie franchise of the same name, “Lethal Weapon” follows iconic cop duo Riggs and Murtaugh, as they work a crime-ridden beat in modern-day Los Angeles. From the moment the brash and impulsive Martin Riggs (Clayne Crawford, “Rectify”) meets prudent, by-the-book Roger Murtaugh (Emmy Award nominee Damon Wayans, Sr., “My Wife and Kids,” “In Living Color”), it seems as if this partnership is doomed. But after their first case together, both realize this arrangement might just work out after all – if Riggs doesn’t get them killed first.

The Exorcist

Widely regarded as the greatest horror movie ever made, “The Exorcist” terrified audiences around the world. »

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Fox schedules 'Lethal Weapon' for fall, saves '24' & 'Prison Break' sequels for midseason

16 May 2016 5:30 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Upfront week continues with Fox's schedule announcement for next season. Technically, you need three for a trend, but based on Fox's plans and what NBC announced yesterday, it does seem as if we may be heading for a season where the broadcast nets save most of their new material for winter and spring, and lean heavily on returning series in the fall, when the attrition rate tends to be higher. Fox's fall schedule will only have a trio of newbies — two of them, Lethal Weapon and The Exorcist, adapting popular movie series — while the network plans to roll out nine different freshman series — including high-profile sequels to 24 and Prison Break, plus Lee Daniels' first new series since Empire — after the calendar turns to 2017, with both new and returning shows shuttling on and off the air between January and spring to avoid repeats wherever possible. The schedule, night-by-night: Monday: Status quo »

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New Trailer and Film Clip for 'Now You See Me 2' is Here!

5 May 2016 8:23 PM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Lionsgate has released a new trailer and film clip from the upcoming sequel Now You See Me 2, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Dave Franco, Daniel Radcliffe, Jay Chou, Woody Harrelson, Lizzy Caplan, Sanaa Lathan, Morgan Freeman, and Michael Caine.

The film is directed by John M Chu from a script written by Ed Solomon and Pete Chiarelli

The Four Horsemen [Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan] return for a second mind-bending adventure, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights and taking them around the globe. One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, the illusionists resurface for a comeback performance in hopes of exposing the unethical practices of a tech magnate.

The man behind their vanishing act is none other than Walter Mabry [Daniel Radcliffe], a tech prodigy who threatens the Horsemen into pulling off their most impossible heist yet. Their only hope is to »

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Mark Strong Heads to Mars in First 'Approaching the Unknown' Trailer

29 April 2016 10:46 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

"I don't know if I'm on course... My ship isn't telling me." Where did this come from?! Vertical Ent. has released a trailer for a film called Approaching the Unknown, a sci-fi drama about an astronaut on a one-way solo mission to colonize Mars. Mark Strong stars as Captain William D. Stanaforth, and it's great to see Strong in a lead role. The cast includes Sanaa Lathan, Charles Baker, Anders Danielsen Lie and Harry L. Seddon, but this is really a one-man show. There are some crazy cool visuals in this trailer, his spacecraft drifting through weird anomalies in space, but it looks damn good. The line at the end - chills. Here's the first trailer for Mark Elijah Rosenberg's Approaching the Unknown, found on YouTube: Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonizing Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth »

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Mark Strong Ventures to Mars in First Trailer For ‘Approaching the Unknown’

29 April 2016 10:23 AM, PDT | The Film Stage | See recent The Film Stage news »

Space exploration in cinema isn’t just reserved for Hollywood features with big enough budgets to convey the vast unknown. Independent features are also digging into the genre more frequently as of late, often offering up more compelling stories than their major-budget brethren. Hopefully the latest success will arrive with Approaching the Unknown, featuring Mark Strong.

Mark Elijah Rosenberg‘s writing and directing debut follows the actor in a well-deserved leading role, as his character — unlike Mark Watney — is actually trying to get to Mars. It looks like an intense, well-acted adventure with a tinge of Sunshine vibes to go along. Also starring Luke Wilson, Sanaa Lathan, Anders Danielsen Lie, and Charles Baker, check out the trailer and poster below.

Captain William D. Stanaforth (Mark Strong) is on a one-way solo mission, taking humanity’s first steps toward colonizing Mars. Although the entire world is watching him, he is completely »

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Paramount Home Media, Vertical team on sci-fi

21 April 2016 9:17 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

The partners are collaborating on the theatrical and home entertainment release of Approaching The Unknown starring Mark Strong.

Vertical Entertainment, the Santa Monica-based distributor run by Rich Goldberg and Mitch Budin, will handle Us theatrical distribution starting on June 3.

In keeping with Vertical’s broader distribution philosophy, Approaching The Unknown will go out day-and-date digitally and on VOD via Paramount Home Media Distribution.

Paramount will handle other Us ancillary platforms and worldwide distribution excluding Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Middle East, and South Africa.

2014 Sundance Institute / Nhk Award-winner Mark Elijah Rosenberg wrote and directed the story about a lone astronaut on a mission to Mars forced to make life-changing choices.

Luke Wilson, Sanaa Lathan, Anders Danielsen Lie and Charles Baker round out the key cast on the sci-fi.

Approaching The Unknown is a Tiderock Media and 3311 Productions presentation of a Department Of Motion Pictures / Loveless production in association with Hinkson Entertainment. 

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‘Shots Fired’: Fox Event Series Rounds Out Recurring Cast

6 April 2016 10:35 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Alicia Sanz (From Dusk Till Dawn), Edwina Findley (Get Hard), Marqus Clae and Shamier Anderson (Race) have booked recurring roles on Fox event series Shots Fired. From Gina Prince-Bythewood and Brian Grazer, Shots Fired examines the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small North Carolina town. It stars Richard Dreyfuss, Helen Hunt, Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James and Stephen Moyer, and 20th TV and Imagine TV are producing. Sanz will play Paula, Javier's… »

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