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'Guardians of the Galaxy 2' Story Treatment Is Finished

4 hours ago | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

James Gunn never shies away from fan questions and always prides himself on telling the truth. He doesn't want to keep too many secrets about Guardians of the Galaxy 2, and is as open as he is allowed to be. Yesterday, the director announced that his horror script The Belco Experiment is moving forward with Wolf Creek director Greg Mclean at the helm. Conducting an impromptu Q&A on Periscope (via Screen Rant) about the project, he also offered fans an update on Guardians of the Galaxy 2. He confirms that the story treatment is finished, and that scripting will start soon. He says:

"I turned in my treatment. I'm going in to meet about it Friday and we will start working on the screenplay next week."

The Belco Experiment, which James Gunn is also producing, will begin shooting in June, just as the director starts pre-production on his own epic follow-up »

- MovieWeb

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Flickering Myth Magazine – Avengers: Age of Ultron, Jurassic World, Terminator: Genisys, Ant-Man and more!

15 hours ago | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Taking over the YouTube community with the debut episode of The Flickering Myth Movie Show just wasn’t enough for us here at Fmhq (which is like The Baxter Building meets Avengers Tower and the Batcave). So, with that in mind, we’re launching the first issue of Flickering Myth Magazine!

Check it out!

This first edition of our new quarterly magazine is, of course, our big summer preview special. 2015 has a great chance of being one of the biggest years of cinema in recent memory. Whether you are excited to see Captain America throw down with Ultron, Terminator beating up another Terminator or Tom Cruise clinging on to the side of a plane, there is so much to look forward to.

First up, we have Flickering Myth founder and editor-in-chief Gary Collinson looking at Avengers: Age of Ultron as well as the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and »

- Luke Owen

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Chris Pratt Says It's Time To Evacuate The Island In Latest Jurassic World Still

18 hours ago | | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

If Agent Burt Macklin is telling you to evacuate an island full of unpredictable man-made dinosaurs, one of which is a genetically engineered monster the world has never seen before, it'd probably be a wise move to listen. Unfortunately, we won't know whether or not the park actually decided to heed Pratt's advice until June, but for now, check out a new still of Chris Pratt (Parks & Recreation; Guardians Of The Galaxy), who plays Owen Grady in the highly anticipated Colin Trevorrow-directed film, below as he gives the executive order: Additionally, in case you missed it, a new Jurassic World TV Spot featuring a ton of new awesome Indominus Rex footage was released over the weekend. Check it out below: Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next installment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, Jurassic World. Colin Trevorrow directs the epic action-adventure from a screenplay he wrote with Derek Connolly. »

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UTA Lands Chris Pratt: ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Star Moves From CAA With Longtime Agents

31 March 2015 1:19 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive: The first big shoe has dropped after the exit of five senior CAA comedy agents to UTA. I’m told that Chris Pratt has followed his reps Jason Heyman and Martin Lesak to UTA. When Pratt began working with those agents, he was a comedy client, a cast member on Parks And Recreation. That series has just finished its run, and now Pratt has become so much more than that. He has emerged as perhaps the brightest leading man to come along in a long time. He starred in Gu… »

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Kevin Hart to be named Comedy Genius at MTV Movie Awards

31 March 2015 12:00 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Kevin Hart will be the recipient of the Comedy Genius Award at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards.

Jimmy Kimmel will present the prize to the Get Hard actor in recognition of his achievements across media platforms.

Hart is a noted stand-up comedian and has appeared on television in Undeclared and Real Husbands of Hollywood.

This year alone, he has starred with Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting in big screen comedy The Wedding Ringer and joined forces with Will Ferrell for Get Hard.

Hart is also nominated for Best Comedic Performance for The Wedding Ringer at the MTV Movie Awards this year.

He will be competing against Rose Byrne (Neighbors), Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy), Chris Rock (Top Five) and Channing Tatum (22 Jump Street).

Shailene Woodley is being honoured on the night as well with the MTV Trailblazer Award.

This year's nominees are led by The Fault in Our Stars, Guardians of the Galaxy »

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UTA Lands 5 Major CAA Comedy Agents In Mass Exodus, Putting Big Names In Play

31 March 2015 10:37 AM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

The exit of the braintrust of CAA’s comedy department to UTA is not only the most seismic mass movement from one agency to another in recent memory, it has put some of the biggest Hollywood stars in play and possibly on the move. While at CAA, the agents who joined UTA this morning repped clients that include Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Melissa McCarthy and many other big names. While many agents have left or have been eased out of CAA only to see their clients stay, that hasn’t always been the case.… »

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New Dates: "Vacation," "Zombies," "Seven"

31 March 2015 6:15 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

A couple of key release date announcements and changes have been revealed today.

First up, the "Vacation" reboot has been pushed up by several months from October 9th to July 31st. This rekindling of the "National Lampoon's Vacation" franchise stars Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Leslie Mann, Chris Hemsworth, Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo.

Next up, Screen Gems' "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has secured a February 19th 2016 release date. Burr Steers helms the film which stars Lily James, Sam Riley and Bella Heathcote.

Finally, Sony Pictures has locked down a January 13th 2017 release date for Antoine Fuqua's remake of the classic western "The Magnificent Seven". Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Haley Bennett, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D'Onofrio have signed on to star in the film with shooting expected to begin next month. »

- Garth Franklin

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Kevin Hart to Receive Comedic Genius Award at MTV Movie Awards

30 March 2015 6:00 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Kevin Hart will be honored with the Comedic Genius Award at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, the cabler announced Monday.

Hart, whose comedy “Get Hard” with Will Ferrell is currently in theaters, will be recognized for his “bold and irreverent comedic style that has captivated audiences from his movies and sitcoms, to stand-up specials, award show performances and in front of packed arenas of fans,” according to MTV.

Jimmy Kimmel will present the award to Hart who follows in the footsteps of his “Get Hard” co-star Ferrell, who received the Comedic Genius Award at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.

Amy Schumer is set to host the annual show, and confirmed attendees thus far include “Hot Pursuit” co-stars Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara, “Fast & Furious” star Vin Diesel, plus “Insurgent’s” Miles Teller and Trailblazer Award recipient Shailene Woodley.

Other nominees at the 24th annual event include David Oyelowo, Scarlett Johansson, Eddie Redmayne, »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

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Latest Jurassic World TV Spot Sees The Indominus Rex Go On A Killing Spree

30 March 2015 10:01 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

“And remember if something chases you…run.” Not exactly your typical family farewell, but in a world where towering dinosaurs is the norm, it’s pretty sound advice. It was a quote that underpinned the maiden trailer for Colin Trevorrow’s Jurassic World, and almost five months later, the song remains the same: run!

Starring Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Chris Pratt as Owen, the sequel will take the genetic experiments one step further. In the time that has lapsed since the original Jurassic Park and its then groundbreaking science, the concept of dinosaurs roaming the earth in the 21st century has all become a bit humdrum. So, to spice up the formula — quite literally — and inject some life into the newly-opened park, the film’s scientists make the ill-advised decision to cook up a Frankenstein’s monster-style beast in the form of the Indominus Rex, which is the undisputed »

- Michael Briers

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Chris Pratt faces killer monster in new Jurassic World trailer

30 March 2015 9:26 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

A new Jurassic World trailer has been revealed.

Chris Pratt goes head to head with the park's new attraction, which has gone rogue and started "killing for sport" in the clip.

Jurassic World will be released over a decade after Jurassic Park III, as the Masrani Global Corporation seeks to open a brand new theme park.

Velociraptors expert Owen (Pratt) arrives on the island to study its creatures, but must fight for his life when a genetically-modified dinosaur is let loose.

The upcoming sequel features Bd Wong reprising his role as Dr Henry Wu from the earlier Jurassic Park movies.

Director Trevorrow recently teased that the menacing new dinosaur in Jurassic World will be "bigger than a T-Rex".

Jurassic World opens on June 12 in the Us and the UK.

Watch our round-up of the 20 biggest blockbuster movies of 2015: »

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Vincent D'Onofrio Joins 'Magnificent Seven,' Arriving January of 2017

30 March 2015 8:42 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

Earlier this year a viral video introduced us to Vincent D'Onofrio's character in Jurassic World, and we definitely got the vibe that he could be some sort of villainous character in the summer blockbuster. Plus, let's not forget that he's playing Kingpin in Netflix's series adaptation of "Daredevil" from Marvel Studios. Now the actor has lined up another key bad guy role as Variety reports D'Onofrio will be giving Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt and Ethan Hawke some trouble in MGM and Sony's remake of The Magnificent Seven, which in itself was a remake of Akira Kurosawa's classic Seven Samurai. So who will he play? Specifics on D'Onofrio's character aren't available, but since the story follows seven gunslingers who protect an oppressed Mexican village from a group of outlaws, we're betting he's the leader of this band of criminals. D'Onofrio has a very haunting, unpredictable presence on the big screen, »

- Ethan Anderton

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A New Attraction is Killing for Sport in New 'Jurassic World' Trailer

30 March 2015 8:14 AM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

This new Jurassic World movie is going to be an interesting one. The first movie in the franchise had us marveling at the visual wizardry as prehistoric dinosaurs came to life in John Hammond's (the late Richard Attenborough) Jurassic Park. Things got out of hand when Dennis Nedry decided he wanted to make a little money selling dino DNA. Now, the humans are causing problems again as they continue to play God by not only bringing us dinosaurs (despite the problems the last three times around), but by purposely creating a new breed of dinosaur, the Ultrakillosaurus and it is gobbling up everything in sight. Just below is the new Jurassic World trailer, give it a peek and let me know if you'll be in line when the park opens back up on June 12. yt id="yaWuNjHH2xA" width="500" Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar »

- Brad Brevet

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Chris Pratt Hunts Dangerous Dinosaur in New ‘Jurassic World’ Teaser (Video)

30 March 2015 7:13 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Not even Ian Malcolm could have imagined chaos like this. In a new TV spot for Universal Pictures’ “Jurassic World,” viewers learn more about the new genetically engineered Indominus Rex, which leading man Chris Pratt is on the hunt for after it breaks free. “She’s killing for sport,” Pratt’s character tells co-star Bryce Dallas Howard. Watch Videos: 13 Movie Trailers That Debuted During Super Bowl: ‘Ted 2,’ ‘Fifty Shades,’ ‘Insurgent’ The new dinosaur will kill just about anything, too. Howard lets Pratt know “she ate” her own sister. “Jurassic World” is the fourth entry in the “Jurassic Park” franchise. »

- Joe Otterson

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Jurassic World gets a first TV spot

30 March 2015 7:05 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Ahead of its release this June, the first TV spot has arrived online for Jurassic World, the long-awaited fourth instalment in the Jurassic Park franchise, and you can watch it right here…

Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next instalment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, Jurassic World. Colin Trevorrow directs the epic action-adventure from a screenplay he wrote with Derek Connolly. Frank Marshall and Patrick Crowley join the team as producers.

See Also: Chris Pratt is the Velociraptor Whisperer in new Jurassic World images

Jurassic World is set for release on June 12th, with a cast that includes stars Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy), Bryce Dallas Howard (Terminator Salvation), Jake Johnson (New Girl), Vincent D’Onofrio (Daredevil), Omar Sy (X-Men: Days of Future Past), Bd Wong (Jurassic Park), Irrfan Khan (The Amazing Spider-Man), Judy Greer (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes), Nick Robinson (The Kings of Summer »

- Gary Collinson

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Watch: 'Jurassic World' Has A New Attraction As Chaos Unfolds In TV Spot

30 March 2015 6:05 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Can Chris Pratt be a blockbuster hero two summers in a row? We'll find out in a couple months when "Jurassic World" re-opens the gates of the dinosaur filled attraction for a whole new generation of visitors. Today a fresh TV spot brings more mayhem. This fourth installment from the franchise has Colin Trevorrow behind the camera, for this story set two decades after the original "Jurassic Park." The attraction is now up and running, but there's a problem: no one is coming. The solution? Breed a new dinosaur. But as you might expect, things quickly get out of control and Pratt has to jump in to save the day when staff and customers alike are put into grave danger. "Jurassic World" arrives on June 12th. Watch below, and check out some new pics including the returning Bd Wong as Henry Wu, below. [Deadline] »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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New Footage in Jurassic World TV Spot

30 March 2015 5:34 AM, PDT | | See recent Worst Previews news »

Universal Pictures unveiled a new TV spot for its upcoming "Jurassic World," starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D'Onofrio, Judy Greer, Omar Sy, Bd Wong, Jake Johnson, Irrfan Khan, and Idris Elba. Check it out below. In the film, a laboratory in the park will create dinosaurs by splicing in DNA from other animals. Eventually one of these hybrids will go out of control and terrorize the visitors. Meanwhile, the park officials will be forced to fight back using some of the other dinosaurs, which include a T-Rex and velociraptors. "Jurassic World" is set to hit theaters on June 12th. TV Spot: »

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[Media] - "Jurassic World" New TV Spot

30 March 2015 5:19 AM, PDT | | See recent OhMyGore news »

Universal Pictures has released a new TV spot for Colin Trevorrow's "Jurassic World" featuring some brand new footage from the upcoming sequel! Check it out in the player below. Opening in 3D, 2D and IMAX theaters on June 12, 2015, the anticipated movie stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Jake Johnson, Nick Robinson, Irrfan Khan, Vincent D'Onofrio, Bd Wong, Omar Sy, Judy Greer, Katie McGrath, Lauren Lapkus and Andy Buckley. "Jurassic World" is a sci-fi terror adventure set 22 years after the horrific events of the original "Jurassic Park". »

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'Jurassic World' TV Spot: The Park Is Open!

30 March 2015 12:03 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

A deadly new dinosaur is killing for sport in the new TV spot for Jurassic World. The video was shown during tonight's season finale of AMC's hit zombie series The Walking Dead. While Jurassic World will not feature any zombies, it will showcase dinosaurs fans have never seen before in the first three Jurassic Park movies.

Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitor's interest, which backfires horribly. The ensemble cast includes Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Vincent D'Onofrio, Irrfan Khan, Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, Omar Sy, Jake Johnson, Judy Greer and original Jurassic Park star B.D. Wong.

Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next installment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, »

- MovieWeb

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'The Magnificent Seven' Remake Gets 2017 Release Date

29 March 2015 11:19 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Although production hasn't gotten under way quite yet, Sony Pictures has handed out a January 13, 2017 release date for their Western remake The Magnificent Seven. The movie will go up against 20th Century Fox's Boss Baby on that same date. Those two movies are currently the only projects slated for release in the entire month of January 2017.

Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Haley Bennett, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D'Onofrio have signed on to star. No details were given for Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt and Ethan Hawke's characters, but Vincent D'Onofrio is playing the villain and Haley Bennett is playing a character who hires these seven gunmen to protect their village. The original Western starred Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, Robert Vaughn, Brad Dexter, James Coburn and Horst Buchholz starred as the seven, with Eli Wallach playing the villainous Calvera.

Antoine Fuqua is directing from a screenplay by Nic Pizzolatto and John Lee Hancock. »

- MovieWeb

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Jurassic World: new promo spot teases the park

29 March 2015 11:02 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

The dinosaurs are on the attack again: here's a new clip of Jurassic World, starring Mr Chris Pratt...

There's not too much in the way of new footage in this brief promotional spot for the upcoming Jurassic World, but there is a slight nod of the head to how Jurassic Park III should ideally have ended at least.

The new movie, which arrives in cinemas on June 12th, stars Chris Pratt and has been directed by Safety Not Guaranteed's Colin Trevorrow. And we'd imagine you pretty much know the basics by now: the park is reopening, the beasties are on the loose once again, and a good couple of hours down at the local fleapit are promised.

We hope so, anyway. We could happily sit through a new Jurassic Park movie every year. Here's the new promotional spot, with that little bit of added footage...

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