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Oscar-Nominated Film Series: First 'Pirates of the Caribbean' One of Most Enjoyable Summer Blockbusters of Early 21st Century

6 hours ago | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

'Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl': Johnny Depp as Capt. Jack Sparrow. 'Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl' review: Mostly an enjoyable romp (Oscar Movie Series) Pirate movies were a Hollywood staple for about three decades, from the mid-'20s (The Sea Hawk, The Black Pirate) to the mid-to-late '50s (Moonfleet, The Buccaneer), when the genre, by then mostly relegated to B films, began to die down. Sporadic resurrections in the '80s and '90s turned out to be critical and commercial bombs (Pirates, Cutthroat Island), something that didn't bode well for the Walt Disney Company's $140 million-budgeted film "adaptation" of one of their theme-park rides. But Neptune's mood has apparently improved with the arrival of the new century. He smiled – grinned would be a more appropriate word – on the Gore Verbinski-directed Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, »

- Andre Soares

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Hollywood's Hottest English Eye Candy

24 June 2015 6:00 AM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Nobody has a more charming reputation than the English, and we regularly find ourselves swooning over some of Hollywood's most lovable English actors. The Hunger Games star Sam Claflin turns 29 this week, leading us to take a look at other English heartthrobs who have captured our attention over the years. From fan favorites like Charlie Hunnam to more up-and-coming types like Divergent's Theo James, these actors from across the pond offer some very good-looking reasons to appreciate England. Check out the sexiest Charlie Hunnam snaps out there and hot Brits hanging out together, then take a look at even more English eye candy, plus all the witty, humble, and charming quotes from each actor that are sure to bring out your inner Anglophile. »

- Laura-Marie-Meyers

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Emilia Clarke Doesn't Need Dragons to Be Fierce and Flawless

23 June 2015 10:25 AM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Emilia Clarke looked gorgeous at the premiere of Terminator: Genisys in Berlin on Sunday, flashing a big smile as she posed for pictures on the red carpet. The Game of Thrones actress shared a sweet moment with her costar Arnold Schwarzenegger during their big night, and the pair later linked up with Jai Courtney for a photo. Although she's busy promoting the new action movie, Emilia has also taken time to chat about the recently wrapped season of Game of Thrones. When she and Arnold appeared on The Graham Norton Show over the weekend, Emilia talked about the shocking season finale before blurting out a hilarious story about one of her sex scenes on the show. Meanwhile, the busy actress also finished up shooting for the film adaptation of the book Me Before You, showing off her hot bikini body alongside costar Sam Claflin. Keep reading for the best »

- Laura-Marie-Meyers

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'Star Wars: Rogue One' Hasn't Confirmed Ben Mendelsohn as Villain

22 June 2015 12:38 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Back in May, we reported that Ben Mendelsohn is set to play the villain in the highly-anticipated Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One, which is scheduled to start production sometime this summer at Pinewood Studios in London. While other cast members have signed on since then, it seems that Ben Mendelsohn still hasn't been confirmed to star. Here's what the Australian actor had to say in a new interview with Deadline.

"Well... I know that it's something that's being talked about. That's what I definitely know. I'm waiting for them to call me and say, 'Hey, here's the start date,' but you know, none of that's yet taken place, but you know I'd be very happy to do it, let's put it that way."

Other cast members include Felicity Jones, Forest Whitaker, Diego Luna, Sam Claflin and Riz Ahmed. The story takes place between Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith »

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Ben Mendelsohn still hasn't officially signed on for Star Wars: Rogue One

20 June 2015 10:09 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Ben Mendelsohn has yet to officially sign on the dotted line for a role in Star Wars: Rogue One, despite long-running talks he is set to star.

If he does agree to star, he would feature alongside Felicity Jones in the spin-off directed by Gareth Edwards.

The film will act as a bridge between the two George Lucas trilogies, but according to Deadline the movie is yet to officially confirm Mendelsohn for the role.

When asked what the latest news was on his potential role, Mendelsohn said: "Well… I know that it's something that's being talked about. That's what I definitely know.

"I'm waiting for them to call me and say, 'Hey, here's the start date,' but you know, none of that's yet taken place, but you know I'd be very happy to do it, let's put it that way."

Shooting is due to begin in the UK »

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Debuts Six New 'Support the Revolution' Posters

19 June 2015 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone. With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin), and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more »

- Pietro Filipponi

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 Three Finger Salute Unite Debuts Across the World

19 June 2015 5:09 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Yesterday, in 18 countries around the globe, The Hunger Games iconic ‘3-Finger salute’ was unveiled on high profile buildings, billboards and locations, including Times Square in New York, Westfield Centre in London, Colonne di San Lorenzo in Milan and Novy Arbat Avenue in Moscow.

The hands used in the synchronized global outdoor advertising campaign were created from 6 images of people ranging from ages 8 to 80, both men and women and from all nationalities.

Lionsgate encourages people and fans from around the Globe to come together, discover and #Unite.

#Unite at the following locations:

Australia – Sydney & Melbourne – Various Buildings around Sydney & Melbourne Brazil – Rio de Janeiro – Leblon Canada – Toronto – Eaton Centre & Montreal – Métro Berri Columbia – Bogota – Wild Postings & ComicCon El Salvador – San Salvador – Fuentes Beethoven & Calle La Mascota Finland – Helsinki – Narinkkatori Square France – Paris – The docks of the Seine & Building rooftop at the center of the city Germany – Munich – Airport Center Italy – Milan »

- Melissa Thompson

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Forrest Whitaker Joins Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One

15 June 2015 1:30 PM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

Star Wars: The Force Awakens will no doubt be selling out cinema screen all over the world this December, but lest we forget more Star Wars are coming our way in the coming years, and next year’s first spin-off, Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One, has been bringing it’s cast together for the last few months. Now, Variety are reporting that Forrest Whitaker will be travelling to a galaxy far, far away, joining other cast members Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything), Riz Ahmed (Nightcrawler), Sam Claflin (Snow White and the Huntsman), and Ben Mendelsohn (The Dark Knight Rises). We know pretty much nothing about the movie, other than the fact the events of the movie will chronicle the efforts of a group of resistance fighters to steal the original Death Star plans, so his role is unknown to us at this time. Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One »

- noreply@blogger.com (Tom White)

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Star Wars: Rogue One - Forest Whitaker joins the cast

15 June 2015 12:50 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Forest Whitaker is reportedly in talks to join Gareth Edwards' Star Wars Anthology movie, Rogue One...

The ensemble cast for Rogue One has shaped up rather nicely over the past few months, with Riz Ahmed and Sam Claflin joining Felicity Jones and Ben Mendelsohn, while Diego Luna was added to the line-up in May.

According to a report over at Variety, we can now add another familiar name to the list: the Academy Award-winning Forest Whitaker. Whitaker is, of course, the star of such movies as The Last King Of Scotland (the film that won him an Oscar for his portrayal of the notorious dictator Idi Amin), The Butler, Ghost Dog and, going further back, things like The Crying Game and Platoon. He was also in Battlefield Earth, but he'd probably prefer it if we didn't mention that.

Rogue One is Gareth Edwards' story of how the rebels »

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Emilia Clarke Flaunts Toned Bikini Bod on the Beach in Spain, Looks Amazing Alongside Shirtless Co-Star Sam Claflin

12 June 2015 11:33 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Looking good, Emilia Clarke! The 28-year-old beauty was snapped on the beach in Palma de Mallorca, Spain on Wednesday, there the Game of Thrones stunner flaunted her superhot bikini bod while filming scenes for her upcoming flick Me Before You alongside co-star Sam Claflin (who also happened to shirtless!).   Clarke showed off her svelte figure in a bright teal bikini complete with a pair of matching shades. She accessorized her look with a colorful orange sarong and baby blue earrings, wearing her brown locks down with a headband braid. Claflin, meanwhile, rocked a pair of rolled-up khaki pants while flaunting his buff upper bod for the camera.  The »

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Star Wars: Rogue One Using Cinema’s Hottest Digital Camera

12 June 2015 7:59 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

J.J. Abrams shot Star Wars: The Force Awakens on 35mm film and yesterday news broke that Rian Johnson will do the same for Star Wars: Episode VIII, but apparently Gareth Edwards is going in a different direction with his anthology film, Star Wars: Rogue One. According to THR, parts of Rogue One will be shot with a large-format, 6K resolution model of Arri's Alexa 65. As described on the Arri website, it’s “a complete large-format solution for high-end theatrical motion pictures.” It’s “a scaled-up version of an Alexa Xt, able to capture an uncompressed Arriraw 65 mm image of stunning intensity and definition.” The moment the camera debuted back in December, cinematographers were clamoring to get their hands on it. Robert Elswit used it for an underwater sequence in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Stuart Dryburgh might shoot all of Yimou Zhang’s The Great Wall with it »

- Perri Nemiroff

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Emilia Clarke Has the Hottest Bikini Body in All of Westeros

11 June 2015 1:10 PM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Emilia Clarke and Sam Claflin have been shooting all week in Majorca, Spain, and on Thursday, Emilia showed more of her gorgeous bikini body! Fans have already gotten excited about the Harry Potter, Hunger Games, and Game of Thrones cast crossover for the film adaptation of Me Before You by Jojo Moyes, and previous photos from the set showed Sam and Emilia shooting scenes together. The story follows a young woman, Louisa, who forms an unlikely bond with Will, a paralyzed man, after she becomes his caretaker. On set on Tuesday, Sam was seen sitting in a wheelchair while Emilia stood by in a bikini top and a wet suit. At one point, he went shirtless, showing off his abs as he hit the waves and played soccer on the beach, possibly playing around between shots or filming a flashback scene. The movie is set to be released on June 3, 2016, but until then, »

- Laura-Marie-Meyers

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Lionsgate to Promo ‘Mockingjay – Part 2,’ ‘Last Witch Hunter’ at Comic-Con

11 June 2015 9:53 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Lionsgate will show never-before-seen footage and present cast members from Jennifer Lawrence starrer “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” and Vin Diesel actioner “The Last Witch Hunter” at its July 9 panel at Comic-Con.

Conan O’Brien will moderate the noon panel with Q&As with the stars and filmmakers of both movies.

Lionsgate will also offer talent and filmmaker signings, photo opportunities, promotional giveaways and displays for “Mockingjay,” which opens Nov. 20, “The Last Witch Hunter” (Oct. 23), “Shaun the Sheep” (Aug. 7), “American Ultra” (Aug. 21) and “Sicario” (Sept. 19).

Lionsgate said the panel will include a sneak peek at “Mockingjay – Part 2” and that the cast and filmmakers will reveal details about the final film in the “Hunger Games” franchise.

Lionsgate unveiled the first trailer for the film on Tuesday.

The first three films have grossed over $2.3 billion worldwide. Lawrence is rejoined in the finale by Josh Hutcherson, Sam Claflin, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, »

- Dave McNary

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Trailer: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part Two

11 June 2015 8:35 AM, PDT | Pure Movies | See recent Pure Movies news »

Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown

With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin), and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her.  The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games. »

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Trailerwatch: Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part II

10 June 2015 3:31 PM, PDT | AwardsDaily.com | See recent AwardsDaily news »

Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Natalie Dormer, with Stanley Tucci, and Donald Sutherland. »

- Ryan Adams

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Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 is Here!

10 June 2015 5:16 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

Lionsgate just unveiled the official trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2," starring Jennifer Lawrence, John Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Donald Sutherland. Check it out below. Plot: With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss (Lawrence) confronts President Snow (Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends . including Gale (Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin), and Peeta (Hutcherson) . Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games. The new movie is directed by Francis Lawrence and is set to hit theaters on November 20th. Trailer: »

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The Lonely Island Will Take On the Ninja Turtles in June 2016

9 June 2015 12:52 PM, PDT | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

Originally titled Conner4real, The Lonely Island crew -- Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone -- are heading to the big screen with a comedy mockumentary that appears to no longer have an official title, but Universal Pictures has set a release date. The Top Secret Untitled Lonely Island Movie (Universal's words) will hit theaters on June 3, 2016 and will see Samberg star as a rapper (most likely named Conner4real) whose album bombs, leaving him with little career choice other than to re-form his old boy band. The film co-stars Tim Meadows as Samberg's manager along with James Buckley and Sarah Silverman. Production will wrap on the project at the end of this week. The comedy will face off against Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 and the romance Me Before You starring Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin and Matthew Lewis. Bom »

- Brad Brevet

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Andy Samberg’s Lonely Island Movie Set for June 3, 2016

9 June 2015 12:48 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Universal has scheduled its untitled Lonely Island movie, starring Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, for June 3.

The comedy-musical project is co-directed by Schaffer and Taccone with Judd Apatow on board to produce with Rodney Rothman as well as Samberg, Taccone and Schaffer.

The group worked from 2005 to 2011 on “Saturday Night Live,” when Samberg was a cast member and Taccone and Schaffer were writers. They are best known for producing musicvideos “Lazy Sunday,” “Dick in a Box,” “Jizz in My Pants,” “Like a Boss” and “I’m on a Boat.”

The Lonely Island also released the 2009 album “Incredibad” and 2011’s “Turtleneck & Chain,” with songs from “SNL” such as “I Just Had Sex” featuring Akon, “The Creep” featuring Nicki Minaj and “Jack Sparrow” featuring Michael Bolton.

Apatow has been a prolific producer of comedies for Universal with “Knocked Up,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” “Bridesmaids,” “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” “Get Him to the Greek, »

- Dave McNary

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Mockingjay – Part 2 Trailer Asks You To “Join the Revolution”

9 June 2015 12:18 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

“One way or another, this war is going to come to an end.”

Here’s your first look at the exciting teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.

The blockbuster Hunger Games franchise has taken audiences by storm around the world, grossing more than $2.2 billion at the global box office. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 now brings the franchise to its powerful final chapter in which Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) realizes the stakes are no longer just for survival – they are for the future.

With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin) and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to liberate the citizens of Panem, and »

- Michelle McCue

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New The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Trailer Brings The War To Panem

9 June 2015 11:01 AM, PDT | www.themoviebit.com | See recent TheMovieBit news »

The Hunger Games Saga comes to an end this November with Mockingjay Part 2, and if this trailer is anything to go by, it is going to end with quite the bang. Not much is given away in this latest teaser, though we do get a look at Gwendoline Christie’s (Game of Thrones) Commander Lyme, but much like Mockingjay Part 1 shook up the formula of the first two movies, we’re firmly in the realm of the war movie here, with the resistance finally making their attack on the Capitol, and the long awaited confrontation between Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss and Donald Sutherland’s President Snow that much closer to actually happening. Released: November 20th Synopsis: With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale (Liam Hemsworth), Finnick (Sam Claflin »

- noreply@blogger.com (Tom White)

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