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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2: Effie and Katniss Get Solemn

1 hour ago | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Along with a slew of images from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, this week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly also has a new preview image from the final installment in one of the most popular (and best) franchises in recent memory: The Hunger Games. Director Francis Lawrence shot the last two films, Mockingjay – Part 1 and Mockingjay – Part 2, in one go, but this fall sees the release of the final movie. The epilogue for the pic wasn’t shot until last month due to weather issues, but as of now the Hunger Games franchise is entirely in the can. This new image features Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss and Elizabeth Banks’ Effie, and the two look much more “together” than the bunker versions seen in Mockingjay – Part 1. Speaking with EW, which premiered the image, Francis Lawrence calls Mockingjay – Part 2 the most emotional and the most satisfying of the bunch, and the »

- Adam Chitwood

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First Day of Camp's Trailer Is Wetter, Hotter, and More American Than Ever

1 hour ago | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Get your short shorts on, because Netflix just unveiled the full trailer for its Wet Hot American Summer reboot, Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp! The trailer takes us back to Camp Firewood, before the events of the movie. You can see a ton of the new and returning cast members, including Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Kristen Wiig, and Elizabeth Banks. It's enough to get us superpsyched about revisiting the cult hit, which will debut (along with a bunch of other new releases) on Netflix on July 31! Until then, watch the trailers and check out the poster below, then look at all the pictures. Here's the teaser: And another teaser: »

- Shannon-Vestal

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Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp gets a new trailer

1 hour ago | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Netflix has already released a set of official photos for the upcoming series, and now a new trailer has been released for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

The trailer shows Camp Firewood in all its glory, and many of the returning all star cast. The trailer features a motorbike-driving Paul Rudd, a polo-shirted Bradley Cooper and a foul-mouthed Amy Poehler in a prequel to the “cult series.” Frankly, it is almost impossible to state all the huge names involved in this series, so we’ve included a helpful list below…

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp see the return of original cast members Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Elizabeth Banks, Janeane Garafalo, David Hyde-Pierce, Molly Shannon, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni alongside newcomers Lake Bell, John Slattery, Randall Park, Richard Schiff and Jayma Mays, as well as the many other additions present in the trailer above. »

- Jake Wilson

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Wet Hot American Summer – First Day of Camp: first look trailer

2 hours ago | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks return in a new prequel to the cult classic on Netflix, with guests including Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm and Jason Schwartzman

Related: Wet Hot American Summer: a cult classic reborn on Netflix

Related: New on Netflix in July: Wet Hot American Summer, Chris Tucker Live and BoJack Horseman S2

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- Guardian TV

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Full Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp Trailer Is Amazing

2 hours ago | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

After a brilliant VHS-tinged teaser, Netflix has released the first full trailer for the prequel series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. This is the culmination of years of talk about a follow-up to the 2001 cult comedy film Wet Hot American Summer, as co-writer/director David Wain and his cast were keen on making a prequel in which the now fortysomething actors would be playing younger versions of their 2001 selves. They finally got to make it in the form of a Netflix miniseries, and result looks absolutely fantastic. As the title suggests, the eight half-hour episodes take place on the first day of camp back in 1981. Logistics be damned—Wain was able to wrangle nearly every single original cast member to reprise their roles, plus a slew of new faces like Jordan Peele, Kristen Wiig, and “introducing Jon Hamm.” This trailer highlights all of them, and it’s »

- Adam Chitwood

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New ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Trailer Promises No Dry or Wet Humping With Campers (Video)

2 hours ago | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

In the newest trailer for Netflix’s upcoming “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp,” H. Jon Benjamin lays down the rules to his fellow camp counselors. “No relations between campers and counselors,” he says. “This includes: dry humping, necking, wet humping, finger banging, wheelbarrow-ing, salt water taffy-ing.” That is just one of a series of hilarious exchanges in the latest preview of the prequel series to the cult favorite 2001 film “Wet Hot American Summer.” See video: Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd Camp It Up in First 'Wet Hot American Summer' Trailer Original stars Bradley Cooper, »

- Joe Otterson

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Watch: 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp' Trailer Unveils 'Wetter,' 'Younger' Footage of Netflix's All-Star Cast

2 hours ago | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

So far, everything about the Netflix prequel to "Wet Hot American Summer" has been spot-on. From its full title, "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp," to the jaw-dropping collection of comedy greats in its cast, to its first teaser, trailer and now real, non-vhs-like first footage and spot-on poster. Nearly half the nearly three-minute trailer is taken up by rattling off cast members, from returning favorites like Paul Rudd and Elizabeth Banks, to newcomers like "Mad Men's" John Slattery and Jon Hamm.  Read More: 7 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in July 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each) Perhaps even more impressive than the trailer — which, frankly, was a guaranteed win given this cast — is the key art (aka, poster) released by Netflix. Kickin' it old school, the homage to classic characters — lead by cool kid Paul Rudd — is destined to be plastered on dorm rooms and TV dens alike. »

- Ben Travers

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Watch: 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp' Trailer Unveils 'Wetter,' 'Younger' Footage of Netflix's All-Star Cast

2 hours ago | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

So far, everything about the Netflix prequel to "Wet Hot American Summer" has been spot-on. From its full title, "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp," to the jaw-dropping collection of comedy greats in its cast, to its first teaser, trailer and now real, non-vhs-like first footage and spot-on poster. Nearly half the nearly three-minute trailer is taken up by rattling off cast members, from returning favorites like Paul Rudd and Elizabeth Banks, to newcomers like "Mad Men's" John Slattery and Jon Hamm.  Read More: 7 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in July 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each) Perhaps even more impressive than the trailer — which, frankly, was a guaranteed win given this cast — is the key art (aka, poster) released by Netflix. Kickin' it old school, the homage to classic characters — lead by cool kid Paul Rudd — is destined to be plastered on dorm rooms and TV dens alike. »

- Ben Travers

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‘Wet Hot American Summer’ First Full Trailer: Camp Firewood Is Officially Open

2 hours ago | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Netflix has dropped the first full trailer and key art (see below) for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp, the prequel series to the cult hit 2001 pic. The aptly titled eight-episode series starts with the first day of camp in 1981. We get the first look at new cast additions Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm and Jason Schwartzman along with returning stars from the movie, Elizabeth Banks, H. Jon Benjamin, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Janeane Garofalo, Nina… »

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Watch: Wacky, Star-Studded Full Trailer For 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp'

3 hours ago | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

If you must stay in this summer, Netflix is giving you a chance to feel like you're still taking a trip outdoors. The '90s cult movie "Wet Hot American Summer" now has a prequel, with pretty much all the original cast members, playing younger versions of themselves. It's a pretty genius idea and the new full length trailer shows that everyone is bringing their A-game to Camp Firewood once again. And this is the kind of movie where you're not here for the story but for the jokes, and holy heck, "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp" has stacked itself with ringers to deliver the gags. Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, Michael Showalter, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, John Slattery, and even »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Watch: Wacky, Star-Studded Full Trailer For 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp'

3 hours ago | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

If you must stay in this summer, Netflix is giving you a chance to feel like you're still taking a trip outdoors. The '90s cult movie "Wet Hot American Summer" now has a prequel, with pretty much all the original cast members, playing younger versions of themselves. It's a pretty genius idea and the new full length trailer shows that everyone is bringing their A-game to Camp Firewood once again. And this is the kind of movie where you're not here for the story but for the jokes, and holy heck, "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp" has stacked itself with ringers to deliver the gags. Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, Michael Showalter, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, John Slattery, and even »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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'Wet Hot American Summer' gets younger, sillier in new trailer & poster

3 hours ago | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Few shows debuting this summer have me more excited than Netflix's "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp," a prequel to David Wain and Michael Showalter's ridiculous 2001 tribute to the summer camp movies of their youth. It could ultimately turn out like another Netflix sequel to a beloved cult comedy in "Arrested Development" season 4, but the new trailer at least suggests we'll be getting much more interaction among the many famous returning castmembers, including Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Bradley Cooper, Janeane Garofalo and Christopher Meloni. It's also amusing to see how the billing has changed, since back in the day, Banks and Cooper were unknowns (and Banks is barely in the original film), and now they're among the most prominent people featured in the trailer: Not only are there even more stars ("introducing Jon Hamm"), but it's wickedly funny. And here's the new, totally '80s »

- Alan Sepinwall

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Exclusive Video Interview: Adam Rodriguez Talks Magic Mike Xxl

17 hours ago | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Opening in theaters on Friday is the new stripper sequel Magic Mike Xxl, which is the follow up to 2012’s Magic Mike. The film once again stars Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Adam Rodriguez, Kevin Nash and Gabriel Iglesias, as well as new cast members Donald Glover, Amber Heard, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Elizabeth Banks and Andie MacDowell.

Set three years after the events of the last movie, Mike (Tatum) has now left the stripping game for more legitimate work. However, longing for his old life and his friends, Mike and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance.

A few weeks ago at the Los Angeles press day for Magic Mike Xxl, we sat down with Adam Rodriguez for an exclusive interview. During our discussion he spoke about the new film, the success of the original, reprising his role, reuniting with the returning cast, »

- Jami Philbrick

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Magic Mike: Xxl | Review

23 hours ago | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Live Hard, Sell Hard: Jacobs’ Fluffer Sequel Has One Track Mind

Considering the interest and financial success of 2012’s Magic Mike, it’s no surprise to see its shimmery abdominal muscles make a robust return with a bigger, broader, and unapologetically upbeat sequel, Magic Mike: Xxl. With original director Steven Soderbergh still undergoing his self-imposed retirement from ‘film’ directing (he returns as cinematographer here), assistant director Gregory Jacobs takes the reins. Previously helming two indie features himself, Jacobs takes on a glorious calling card here, seemingly with the intentions of simply giving core audiences (heterosexual women, gay men) what they want, a fun ride uncompromised by finicky doses of reality or seriousness.

It’s been three years since Mike (Channing Tatum) bowed out of his vainglorious life as a respected stripper, now struggling to maintain a failing relationship as he builds his own furniture company. Out of the blue »

- Nicholas Bell

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Official Magic Mike Xxl Trailer Reveals the Goods

1 July 2015 6:13 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

The official trailer for Gregory Jacobs' Magic Mike Xxl introduces an all-new version of movie trailers: The Stripteaser. It's a perfect balance of story and stripping, at least as far as its two-minute runtime is concerned; whether that extends to the entire film or not remains to be seen. There are plenty of shirtless shots of cast members engaging in all sorts of solo and one-on-one dance routines, but along the way we also learn that the gang is headed on a road trip to Myrtle Beach for one last all-out performance. Opening today, Magic Mike Xxl stars Channing TatumJoe ManganielloMatt Bomer, Adam Rodriguez, Elizabeth BanksAmber Heard, Jada Pinkett Smith, Donald Glover, Andie MacDowell, and Michael Strahan. We've got a ton of coverage on the sequel, and all you need to do to read all about it is click here. Check out the official Magic Mike Xxl »

- Dave Trumbore

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Watch the Honest Trailer for Magic Mike

1 July 2015 4:15 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With Magic Mike Xxl opening in cinemas this week, the folks at Screen Junkies to give Channing Tatum and his stripper pals the Honest Trailer treatment as they revisit the original Magic Mike

Picking up the story three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, “Magic Mike Xxl” finds the remaining Kings of Tampa likewise ready to throw in the towel. But they want to do it their way: burning down the house in one last blow-out performance in Myrtle Beach, and with legendary headliner Magic Mike sharing the spotlight with them. On the road to their final show, with whistle stops in Jacksonville and Savannah to renew old acquaintances and make new friends, Mike and the guys learn some new moves and shake off the past in surprising ways.

Magic Mike Xxl opens in the States today and the UK on Friday, »

- Gary Collinson

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Exclusive Interview – Director Bill Pohlad talks Love and Mercy, Beach Boys and more

1 July 2015 1:24 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

“No Kanye, those aren’t the lyrics to Bohemian Rhapsody.”

Round, round, get around, Flickering Myth gets around.

Specifically Senior Staff Writer Scott Davis, who sat down with the director and producer of the Brian Wilson (Beach Boys) biopic Love and Mercy, Bill Pohlad.

They talk everything, from how the movie came about, Pohlad taking on the directing role for the first time in over two decades and the original format of the script – which had three, rather than two, versions of Brian Wilson. The actor Pohlad had in mind for the third would’ve been incredible. Check it out below:

Love and Mercy stars Paul Dano and John Cusack as the past and future versions of Brian Wilson, Elizabeth Banks and Paul Giamatti. The film “presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era-defining catalog of Wilson’s music, »

- Oli Davis

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Magic Mike Xxl review: “The feel good movie of the summer”

1 July 2015 12:50 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Magic Mike Xxl review: Feels like a lighter version of the first movie – dumbed down but pumped up to the max, which might make it the best comedy of the summer so far. Magic Mike Xxl review

It’s a muggy Monday evening in a Leicester Square cinema and I’m sat three rows back in a recently refurbished Empire. Tonight’s screening is running late, unusually by around twenty minutes or so. Thinking something is technically wrong with the screening gear, we fear the worst, but a few moments later Channing Tatum enters the auditorium with a few buddies and a massive entourage, and the packed audience erupts. Just a few feet away from the man himself I find myself, a happily marred man in his late thirties, screaming the handsome one’s name with what seems to be an audience made up of 80 percent women. Welcome to the world of Magic Mike Xxl, »

- Paul Heath

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Film Review: Nichely Entertaining ‘Magic Mike Xxl’ a Substanceless Soft Porn

30 June 2015 9:10 PM, PDT | HollywoodChicago.com | See recent HollywoodChicago.com news »

Chicago – You know those amateur porns with no-name actors that use cheesy dialogue in between the sex scenes those viewers simply want? You never expect a real story or actually developed characters because it’s a collection of sex scenes. It’s not a real, you know, movie.

Rating: 2.0/5.0

Magic Mike Xxl” is a soft porn with professional, “A”-list actors, but the film’s script takes the same substanceless qualities of its amateur porn brethren. Unlike soft porns, the sequel’s cinematography is Hollywood caliber and its actors know how to act, but its script is just as insulting. And the film’s purpose for being is the same: just to show you their dancing naughty bits with cheap words in between.

Though I’m not the demographic for “Magic Mike Xxl,” I can recognize the value of pure shut-your-brain-off entertainment. Sometimes that comes in the form of a »

- adam@hollywoodchicago.com (Adam Fendelman)

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Magic Mike Xxl – The Review

30 June 2015 8:56 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

If it’s Summertime at the cinema, then it’s sequel time once again! Hey, it was just a couple of days ago when that foul-mouthed toy returned in Ted 2. A few weeks ago another entry in the scare series arrived with Insidious 3. And this all really began on the first of May when those mighty Marvel movie heroes reunited to take down Ultron, while another team, the singin’ Bellas, headed back to the multiplex a couple of weeks later in Pitch Perfect 2. And now movie fans are treated to another epic return gathering of several big screen icons. But this titanic team appeals to a slightly more mature demographic, hence the truly earned “R” rating. Unlike Tony Stark’s crew, these bigger-than-life beef cakes aren’t using their talents against lethal robots. The power of pleasure provides the energy, and propels the plot, in Magic Mike Xxl. »

- Jim Batts

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