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Casting Net: Channing Tatum to be 'Struck by Genius' in new drama

6 hours ago | EW - Inside Movies | See recent EW.com - Inside Movies news »

Channing Tatum will star in the inspirational true story Struck by Genius for Sony. Based on the memoir of the same name released in April, it follows the real life story of Jason Padgett, who became a math genius after a traumatic brain injury outside a karaoke bar. Tatum will play Padgett and the film is expected to follow him dealing with such issues as Ptsd and the chronic pain that followed before finding some salvation in art. [THR]

• Toby Kebbell (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) is in talks to join the Ben-Hur remake starring Jack Huston. Kebbell would play the villainous Messala, »

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Fantastic Four Release Date Pushed to August 7, 2015; Assassin’S Creed Pulled from Schedule

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

20th Century Fox is pushing its Fantastic Four reboot release date back a couple of months.  Directed by Josh Trank (Chronicle), the film was originally scheduled to hit theaters on June 16, 2015, but Fox has now opted to move the pic to August 7, 2015.  While August doesn’t necessarily seem like better real estate than June for the summer movie season, Disney had massive success in slating Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy for the beginning of August this year, which benefitted from the dearth of quality films throughout the rest of the month.  The Fantastic Four will now square off against the all-ages horror comedy Goosebumps with Jack Black, but what of Fox’s other film that was slated for release on August 7th?  Well the studio has now pulled Assassin’s Creed from the schedule entirely, giving it a “Tbd” release date. Hit the jump for more, including a release »

- Adam Chitwood

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‘Fantastic Four’ Moved Into ‘Assassin's Creed’ Release Date by Fox

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

Fox on Thursday shifted the release date for its Marvel superhero movie “The Fantastic Four” from June 19, 2015, to August 7, 2015. The video game adaptation “Assassin's Creed” had been set for that date and will likely push to 2016. Directed by Josh Trank (“Chronicle”), “Fantastic Four” stars Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Bell and Toby Kebbell.  The new date puts it up against Sony's horror comedy “Goosebumps,” but it's also the slot that launched Disney's blockbuster Marvel space romp “Guardians of the Galaxy” this summer, and comes just a few weeks after the fan boy extravaganza Comic-Con. Fox also shifted “Paper Towns, »

- Todd Cunningham

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Toby Kebbell in Talks for Ben-hur, Andie MacDowell Joins Magic Mike Xxl, and Anthony Mackie Set for Our Brand Is Crisis

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

A few casting stories have surfaced this afternoon.  Briefly: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes star Toby Kebbell is in early talks to take on the villain role in the Ben-Hur remake. The lovely Andie MacDowell will bring some femininity to the sequel Magic Mike Xxl. Anthony Mackie is in talks to join Sandra Bullock in the excellent-sounding political drama Our Brand Is Crisis. Hit the jump for more on the aforementioned casting. Just after casting Boardwalk Empire alum Jack Huston in the titular lead role, Variety reports that MGM and Paramount have entered talks with Toby Kebbell to play the villainous Messala in the Ben-Hur remake.  Kebbell wowed audiences this summer as Koba in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and most recently wrapped the antagonist role of Dr. Doom in The Fantastic FourTimur Bekmambetov is onboard to direct Ben-Hur in anticipation of a February 26, 2016 release »

- Adam Chitwood

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Toby Kebbell Eyes Villainous Role in ‘Ben-Hur’ Remake (Exclusive)

9 hours ago | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Having recently wrapped “Fantastic Four,” in which he plays the evil Doctor Doom, Toby Kebbell may have found another bad boy role.

Sources tell Variety Toby Kebbell is in early talks to play Messala in MGM and Paramount’s remake of “Ben-Hur.”

Jack Huston was recently tapped to play Judah Ben-Hur with Timur Bekmambetov set to direct.

The script was written by Oscar-winning “12 Years a Slave” scribe John Ridley and Keith Clarke, who sold the original spec to MGM.

Based on Lew Wallace’s 1880 novel “Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ,” the epic drama follows a falsely accused nobleman who survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him. Kebbell will play that best friend, who was portrayed by Stephen Boyd in the 1959 classic.

The pic arrives in theaters Feb. 26, 2016.

Ben-Hur” joins the long list of Hollywood’s recent interest in biblical stories that have »

- Justin Kroll

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Matt Reeves talks Planet of the Apes 3 and possible returning chraracters

5 September 2014 9:45 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

*Spoilers From Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Ahead*

In a recent interview with Chinese news site M News, director Matt Reeves shed some light on the hugely successful sequel, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, which has grossed over $600 million worldwide so far. In the interview, he was asked about the real fate of the film’s “villain” Koba, played by Toby Kebbell. In the film, Koba falls to his apparent death, but Reeves has suggested that perhaps that isn’t the case. The director said:

“You’re one of the few people to ever mention that. That’s pretty funny. Because I struggled with… I thought that Toby Kebbell gave such an incredible performance. And I thought he was so powerful and I thought: ‘God, you don’t find a villain who has got that great a story.’ Because as you said, he was not really »

- Scott Davis

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Watch Fmtv Movie Newsgasm #10 – Star Wars cast update! New Gotham images!

5 September 2014 9:15 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

In the latest Fmtv’s Movie Newsgasm, Owen Rhys reveals the latest addition to the Star Wars cast for , has a look at the new Batman prequel television series Gotham (starring Benjamin McKenzie and Donal Logue) and gives an exciting new update on the expanding DC Movie-verse over at Warner Brothers. Unfortunately, no Booster Gold plans just yet…

Check out the video here:

Fmtv will be back next week with another installment of Movie Myths and Movie Newsgasm. If you haven’t already, you can subscribe here. See below for more information on the films discussed…

Gotham is set to premiere on Fox on Monday, September 22nd, with Ben McKenzie (The O.C.) starring as Detective Jim Gordon alongside Sean Pertwee (Dog Soldiers) as Alfred Pennyworth, Donal Logue (Sons of Anarchy) as Harvey Bullock, newcomer Camren Bicondova as Selina Kyle, David Mazouz (Touch) as Bruce Wayne, Robin Lord Taylor (Another Earth) as Oswald Cobblepot, »

- Oliver Davis

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A Villain Returning For Third "Apes"?

5 September 2014 12:38 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

"Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes" Spoilers Ahead

Filmmaker Matt Reeves recently spoke with Chinese news site M Time (via Bad Ass Digest) where someone asked him a question regarding the fate of one of the characters - the ape villain Koba (Toby Kebbell). We saw him fall in his climactic fight with Caesar, but did he actually die? Maybe not. Here's Reeves' answer:

"You're one of the few people to ever mention that. That's pretty funny. Because I struggled with... I thought that Toby Kebbell gave such an incredible performance. And I thought he was so powerful and I thought: 'God, you don't find a villain who has got that great a story.'

Because as you said, he was not really formed as a villain; he's really a tragic figure. And I thought: 'God, he's amazing; let's leave open the possibility. Let's create the door of a »

- Garth Franklin

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Could (Spoiler) Be Making An Appearance In The Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Sequel?

4 September 2014 9:15 AM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

For anyone who might have somehow missed that giant all-caps headline, Spoilers abound for both Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and potentially its sequel, from here on out. Still with me? Recently, a Chinese website called "M Time" sat down with Apes director Matt Reeves and asked him the one question that curiously no one seems to have asked the filmmaker yet - Did Koba (portrayed brilliantly through motion-capture by Toby Kebbell - who is also our new Doctor Doom in the Fantastic Four reboot) actually die from his fall after the climactic fight with Caesar? We've been provided with the English translation for this interview, courtesy of Badass Digest: "You're one of the few people to ever mention that. That's pretty funny. Because I struggled with...I thought that Toby Kebbell gave such an incredible performance. And I thought he was so powerful and I thought: 'God, »

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"Fantastic Four" - 'Doctor Doom' Revealed

2 September 2014 10:28 PM, PDT | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek new images of actor Toby Kebbell as Marvel Comics supervillain ''Doctor Doom' fronting a green-screen in director Josh Trank's "Fantastic Four" feature film reboot:

Created by writer/editor Stan Lee and illustrator/co-plotter Jack Kirby, the 'Doctor Doom' character debuted in Marvel's "The Fantastic Four" #5 (July 1962)...

...as 'Victor von Doom', the son of gypsy witch 'Cynthia Von Doom', and leader of 'Latveria'. 

He is both a genius inventor and a sorcerer.

Click the images to enlarge »

- Michael Stevens

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Cinelinx's Summer Movie Awards Nominations (2014)!

1 September 2014 8:49 AM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

It seems like just yesterday we were posting our Summer movie preview guides to help get you ready for the Summer Movie Season, and now here we are with it pretty much wrapped up.  While this season has finished, there’s plenty of exciting looking films on the horizon this Fall.  To wrap up our Summer, the staff here at Cinelinx is once again happy to present our Summer Movie Awards Nominations, which you, our readers, will get to vote on.  The best part is, when you vote on your winners, you’ll be entered to win a free movie!  Come inside for the nominations and all the details.

It seems like just yesterday we were posting our Summer movie preview guides to help get you ready for the Summer Movie Season, and now here we are with it pretty much wrapped up.  While this season has finished, there’s »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (Jordan Maison)

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes crosses $600 million worldwide

31 August 2014 11:15 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Having already become the highest grossing instalment in the franchise, Fox’s simian sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has now crossed $600 million at the global box office, with an opening weekend of $47 million in China helping to push the film to an impressive $611 million to date. Apes is the sixth film to surpass $600 million this year after Transformers: Age of Extinction, Maleficent, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is directed by Matt Reeves (Let Me In) and sees Rise of the Planet of the Apes star Andy Serkis returning as Caesar alongside Jason Clarke (Zero Dark Thirty), Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight Rises), Keri Russell (Mission: Impossible III), Toby Kebbell (Wrath of the Titans), Kodi Smit-McPhee (Let Me In), Enrique Murciano (Black Hawk Down), Kirk Acevedo (The Thin Red Line) and »

- Gary Collinson

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Take A Look At Doctor Doom In New Fantastic Four Leaked Set Photos

28 August 2014 10:54 AM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

We’re less than a year away from Chronicle director Josh Trank’s reboot of The Fantastic Four, but 20th Century Fox has kept nearly every detail about the film under tight lock and key. The only things we know for sure are the cast (which includes Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, Michael B. Jordan, and Miles Teller) and a few minor tonal details from producer Simon Kinberg.

The rest remains a mystery, as Fox opted out of cashing in on the marketing bonanza that is San Diego Comic-Con. We don’t even know the status of the film’s production, as Mara posted that filming had wrapped in July, only a week after Jordan commented that the script was “still evolving.”

Despite Fox’s best efforts to keep all aspects of the project a complete mystery, a few leaks have occurred. Last month, an image of The Thing appeared online, »

- James Garcia

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Photos: Doctor Doom's New Costume?

28 August 2014 10:48 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

20th Century Fox and those involved in the upcoming reboot of "The Fantastic Four" have yet to confirm the authenticity of last month's photo of a prop stand-in of Ben Grimm in his full 'The Thing' rock monster form.

As a result, don't expect an answer either way to these photos which popped up late last night on Geek Pride that claim to show Toby Kebbell in his Doctor Doom costume on a green screen set.

The design is quite different to the comics and the previous films, looking akin to the previous costume having been partly melted and residing in a dumpster for several years. Of course with all the green screen involved in the film it's hard to say what the true finished form of it will look like.

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- Garth Franklin

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'Fantastic Four' Reboot: Doctor Doom Revealed?

28 August 2014 9:03 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

More set photos from director Josh Trank's The Fantastic Four reboot have been leaked, this time giving us our first look at Doctor Doom. It is not known if this is Toby Kebbell under the costume or a stand-in. Here, we see Doctor Doom on a green screen sound stage interacting with both Jamie Bell's The Thing stand-in and Michael B. Jordan's Human Torch stand-in.

Repost with better quality images: Possible first look @ #DoctorDoom from the #FantasticFour reboot /via @GeekPride1pic.twitter.com/I4nQBsc9NJ

— Hero Rundown (@HeroRundown) August 28, 2014

First Look At 'Doctor Doom' In leaked Images From The Fantastic Four Reboot Read more at http://t.co/f9pNPfWYGDpic.twitter.com/mRYuFcDUrZ

Mark Cassidy (@RorMachine) August 28, 2014

During Comic-Con this past July, the first photo of the Thing was rumored to have leaked. Director Josh Trank seemingly verified that this was the real deal, a prop being »

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First Photos of Doctor Doom From Fantastic Four Leaked Online?

28 August 2014 3:36 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

We've already see what Jamie Bell will look like as The Thing in the upcoming "Fantastic Four" reboot. And now, we may have the first photos of Toby Kebbell as Doctor Doom. The photos are from the website Geek-Pride. It hasn't been confirmed that this is from the "Fantastic Four" set, but it sure looks that way. In one of the photos it is believed that a stuntman is standing in for The Thing and in the other photo you can see The Human Torch. Check everything out below. "Fantastic Four" is directed by Josh Trank (Chronicle) And is set to hit theaters on June 19th, 2015. Photos: (click to enlarge) »

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First look at Doctor Doom and The Human Torch in The Fantastic Four?

27 August 2014 11:40 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Last month an image arrived online showing how Jamie Bell’s Ben Grimm will look as The Thing in Fox’s upcoming reboot The Fantastic Four (although sadly we were forced to take it down), and now thanks to Geek Pride we may have our first look at Toby Kebbell’s Victor Von Doom, as well as a glimpse of what appears to be Michael B. Jordan’s Human Torch. If these images are genuine, then don’t expect them to stay online for very long, so check them out while you can…

Update: Images removed at the request of the studio.

The Fantastic Four is set for release on June 19th 2015, with a Johs Trank (Chronicle) directing a cast that includes Miles Teller (Divergent) as Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara (American Horror Story) as the Invisible Woman, Michael B. Jordan (Chronicle) as the Human Torch, Jamie Bell (Nymphomaniac) as The Thing, »

- Gary Collinson

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First Look At 'Doctor Doom' In leaked Images From The Fantastic Four Reboot

27 August 2014 7:06 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

The website Geek Pride reckons these are leaked images from the set of Fox's Fantastic Four reboot, and looking at them gives us no reason to doubt them. Following on from our first look at the Thing a while ago, we now appear to have the very first pics of Doctor Doom, who will be played by Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes actor Toby Kebbell. You'll notice who could well be a Human Torch stand-in in one pic too, and the stocky guy in the other is apparently Jamie Bell's Thing stunt double. What do you think? Josh Trank directs Fantastic Four, which also stars Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Miles Teller, and Tim Blake Nelson. »

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Josh Trank Confirms First Look at the Thing in 'Fantastic Four'

24 August 2014 12:42 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The Fantastic Four director Josh Trank revealed on his official Twitter page that principal photography has wrapped, before sharing the first look at The Thing (Jamie Bell). This is the same photo that leaked last month, but it was never confirmed to be authentic, until now.

The filmmaker also held an impromptu Q&A session, where he shared new details about this superhero adventure, starring Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan and Kate Mara. Take a look at what he had to say below, where he confirms there is no found footage aspect of the reboot and the first trailer will arrive later this year.

We wrapped. #FantasticFour

Josh Trank (@josh_trank) August 23, 2014

Well, it's out. There's your first look at Ben. #FantasticFourpic.twitter.com/0xqHAtfn1l

Josh Trank (@josh_trank) August 23, 2014

@cspiroe They're not tight. I'll tell you that.

Josh Trank (@josh_trank) August 24, 2014

@Marvel_Freshman Found footage, no. First look, »

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Josh Trank unveils first look at The Thing in The Fantastic Four

24 August 2014 4:35 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Despite the fact that 20th Century Fox’s reboot of The Fantastic Four was absent from the San Diego Comic-Con last month, a production image did leak during the con, giving us an alleged sculpt of Ben Grimm’s alter-ego The Thing. The authenticity of the photo was subsequently confirmed by Fox, who sent out a rather threatening legal letter demanding its removal, but now director Josh Trank has taken to Twitter to confirm that the image was genuine.

Update: Turns out the Twitter account is fake, and Fox’s lawyers have pulled their usual trick, demanding its removal. Apologies again.

The Fantastic Four is set for release on June 19th 2015, with a cast that includes Miles Teller (Divergent) as Mr. Fantastic, Kate Mara (American Horror Story) as the Invisible Woman, Michael B. Jordan (Chronicle) as the Human Torch, Jamie Bell (Nymphomaniac) as The Thing, Toby Kebbell (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes »

- Gary Collinson

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