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Channing Tatum is reportedly on the brink of quitting X-Men spinoff Gambit

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Channing Tatum is reportedly considering dropping out of the Gambit movie.

According to The Wrap, the actor's deal with 20th Century Fox "is in jeopardy of falling apart".

Speaking to Digital Spy recently, Tatum said he had been working on his accent as the card-throwing Cajun.

It's also not clear what the actor's departure would mean for his producing partner Reid Carolin.

Tatum appeared with the entire X-Men cast as recently as two weekends ago at Fox's Comic-Con panel in San Diego.

#auniverseunited pic.twitter.com/cFqkJw92Zb

Channing Tatum (@channingtatum) July 15, 2015

It is thought that Tatum's desire to move into directing soon is playing a part in his potential Gambit exit.

Casting is currently under way on the comic book movie, with Spectre's Léa Seydoux said to be testing for the female lead. The blockbuster is due to go into production this October with a hefty $154 million budget. »

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The infamous Benghazi terror attack comes to the big screen in Michael Bay's 13 Hours trailer

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The infamous Benghazi terror attack comes to the big screen in the trailer for director Michael Bay's 13 Hours.

Bay's movie is based on author Mitchell Zuckoff's book of the same name, which detailed the 2012 siege of the Us diplomatic compound in Libya on the eve of the 9/11 anniversary.

13 Hours is told from the perspective of a Us security team on a rescue mission to save American diplomats trapped in Benghazi.

James Badge Dale, John Krasinski, Toby Stephens, Pablo Schreiber and Dominic Fumusa play the secret soldiers who organise and implement the risky tactical strike.

To adapt Mitchell Zuckoff's book, Bay turned to Hammett Prize-winning The Strain author Chuck Hogan.

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is released on January 15, 2016 in Us and UK cinemas. »

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Is Chris Pine joining the DC Universe with Wonder Woman or Green Lantern?

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It looks like Chris Pine will definitely be joining the DC film universe, but will it be in Wonder Woman or Green Lantern?

Pine was linked to the role as Wonder Woman's love interest Steve Trevor earlier in the summer, before Comic-Con posters for the Green Lantern movie depicted Hal Jordan as looking quite similar to the actor.

TheWrap is now reporting that Pine has in fact closed a multi-picture deal for the DC universe, and will debut opposite Gal Gadot in Wonder Woman.

The Wonder Woman role would lend credence to suggestions that Pine has been cast as the dashing Us intelligence agent Steve Trevor.

Steve Trevor made his first appearance in the pages of DC Comics in 1941, and over the decades has been affiliated with both the Justice League and government security force Argus.

Monster's Patty Jenkins is directing Wonder Woman, following the title character's debut »

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Go behind the scenes of the autumn's most gripping disaster movie Everest in this featurette

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A new behind-the-scenes featurette for Everest brings you to the mountains of Nepal for an incredible adventure.

The upcoming disaster epic tells the true story of 1996's Mount Everest disaster, when eight climbers became trapped in a brutal blizzard.

Universal Pictures' latest profile of Everest follows the actors and filmmakers on set in the snow-covered mountains of Nepal.

"It's a big-scale movie and it's not easy to shoot," star Jason Clarke says. "You've got to go to Nepal. That means you've got to shoot in the mountains. You need real weather and snow."

"[Director Baltasar Kormákur] wanted us to experience the elements," Jake Gyllenhaal adds. "He pushed us in that way."

Everest also features Josh Brolin, Robin Wright, Keira Knightley, Emily Watson and Sam Worthington in its story of the rescue attempts to save eight trapped climbers.

The movie will open in Us and UK cinemas on September 18. »

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Danny Dyer really wasn't in the mood for Twitter jokes about his straight-to-dvd movies today

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You wouldn't mess with Danny Dyer on a good day, but the actor really wasn't up for any banter today, as a few social media users quickly learned.

As per all good Twitter dramas, the trouble began when the EastEnders actor revealed that he was on location filming somewhere near David Cameron's home, joking about his toilet needs. This will make more sense when you see the image Danny shared below.

Filming on location today......I think it's near @David_Cameron gaff. Shame.....I'm dying for a pony as well. pic.twitter.com/rJlTCkpudY

Danny Dyer (@MrDDyer) July 28, 2015

However, the tweet attracted a few sarcastic replies, with one user taking the opportunity to poke fun at Dyer's straight-to-dvd movies.

The Mick Carter actor responded by posting an image of the tweet sender, captioning it: "Didn't think it was ever possible for a man to be uglier than the fish he's caught. »

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Meghan Trainor celebrates confidence in new single for Charlie Brown and Snoopy's The Peanuts Movie

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While all eyes have been on Ellie Goulding's Spectre teasing, Meghan Trainor has slipped in to record a brand new song for Snoopy and Charlie Brown's upcoming big-screen adventure!

The Peanuts Movie sees the much-loved characters get a 3D makeover, just in time to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the iconic Charlie Brown Christmas television special.

So excited to be on the @PeanutsMovie soundtrack! @Snoopy even imagined a #Peanutized me! pic.twitter.com/mz038Q5BsS

Meghan Trainor (@Meghan_Trainor) July 28, 2015

Trainor has written new track 'Better When I'm Dancin'' at the request of director Steve Martino, who wanted a song about confidence to accompany the film.

"I was so nervous," the 'All About That Bass' star told Entertainment Weekly, admitting that she hadn't seen any of the Peanuts movie specials before. "I wanted to make sure I got it exactly what they wanted."

However, after suffering a vocal »

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You will cringe through Cara Delevingne's excruciating Paper Towns interview on Us breakfast TV

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Getting her name wrong probably didn't help them, but the presenters of local morning programme Good Day Sacramento didn't waste any time in suggesting Cara Delevingne go and have a nap after an excruciatingly awkward interview.

The model and actress is on a global promo tour for new film Paper Towns, no doubt delivering dozens of perfectly charming interviews day in, day out. But this painful exchange began as the hosts introduced her as "Carla", hinting at what was to follow.

View the interview in all its cringeworthy glory below:

The American team were not quite equipped for some good old-fashioned British humour, as Delevingne delivered sarcastic responses when asked if she had even read John Green's book on which the movie is based, or shared any similarities with her character.

Things got even worse when a third host chipped in to say that previous interviews had been with a more enthusiastic Delevingne. »

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Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie have a merry madcap adventure in The Night Before trailer

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Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie go on a merry madcap adventure in the Red Band trailer for The Night Before.

Previously titled X-Mas, the raunchy comedy follows three friends on a night of partying, drugs, vomit and Kanye West miming around New York City on Christmas Eve.

During the trio's New York rampage, they run into comedy superstars Lizzy Caplan, Jillian Bell and Mindy Kaling.

Caplan teamed up with Rogen for last year's controversial Christmas release The Interview, a comedy which caused an international incident with its depiction of the assassination of Kim Jong-un.

The Night Before is written and directed by Jonathan Levine, the man behind Gordon-Levitt and Rogen's 2011 hit 50/50.

Columbia pictures will release The Night Before on November 25 in the Us. A UK release is set for December 11. »

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Get hyped for Batman v Superman with these new photos of the Bat Signal and LexCorp

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You're bound to be hyped for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice with the release of three exciting new photos.

A pair of first-look images from director Zack Snyder's superhero epic show the Dark Knight manning the Bat Signal and Superman squaring up to an unseen enemy.

Perhaps the most intriguing new image is a peek behind the scenes of LexCorp, the conglomerate run by the devious Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg).

This version of Lex Luthor has a full head of hair as he stands in front of a massive neon LexCorp sign.

The release of these new images comes on the heels of DC All Access revealing a new Batman v Superman character in a trailer breakdown.

An in-depth look at the Comic-Con International trailer confirmed that Tao Okamoto will be playing Luthor's infamous assistant Mercy Graves.

Eisenberg spoke about the motivations of Lex Luthor recently, insisting that »

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Tom Cruise faces his toughest Mission Impossible yet... the wind in his hair

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He may have climbed the outside of the world's tallest building with ease; hell, he may have hung effortlessly from an airborne plane...

But yesterday (July 27), stunt-master Tom Cruise came face to face with arguably his biggest Mission Impossible yet... The wind. And his hair....

The windswept actor struggled to control his 'do at the Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation premiere in New York last night.

The 53-year-old star returns as Ethan Hunt for his fifth stint in the blockbuster franchise, and has pulled out all the stops in a bid to top all his previous impressive M:i stunts.

He hangs from the aforementioned plane as it takes off, and tears across roads in a breakneck car chase (with Simon Pegg riding shotgun).

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation sees Hunt and his team face a threat from an organisation called 'The Syndicate', who are hoping to destroy the Imf and destabilise the global economy. »

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Pixar's Inside Out topples Marvel's Ant-Man at the UK box office

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Inside Out has comfortably beaten Ant-Man to top this week's UK box office.

The Pixar animated feature pulled in £7.3 million, ahead of Marvel's latest superhero blockbuster, which ended up in second place with £2.5m.

8 Easter eggs to look out for in Pixar's Inside Out, from Pizza Planet Truck to Harry Styles

Why Marvel shouldn't consider Ant-Man a box office failure

Minions collected £2.2m, dropping to third, while Southpaw opened in fourth with £1.6m. The top five was rounded off by Jurassic World.

Elsewhere in the chart, The Empire Strikes Back Secret Cinema returned to the top ten, picking up more than £300,000 to slot into ninth.

The UK box office top ten in full:

1. (-) Inside Out - £7,376,513

2. (1) Ant-Man - £2,520,129

3. (2) Minions - £2,268,007

4. (-) Southpaw - £1,662,296

5. (4) Jurassic World - £1,004,125

6. (3) Ted 2 - £729,103

7. (6) Terminator: Genisys - £823,384

8. (7) Bajrangi Bhaijaan - £758,195

9. (Re) The Empire Strikes Back (Secret Cinema) - £304,900

10. (8) Magic Mike Xxl - £276,204

Source: Rentrak »

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You'll be surprised at just how much Star Wars has changed over the years

22 hours ago

One Star Wars fan has gone to great lengths to show how much the beloved film series has changed over the years.

Although many casual viewers may not notice, director George Lucas has made a number of edits to his films since A New Hope was released in 1977.

The changes go as far as back as the beginning of the series, when different versions of Episode IV were sent out to theatres, and further changes have come in the years that followed.

With each home video release, Lucas made alterations, some more noticeable than others. YouTuber Mercelo Zuniga has put together a definitive guide to the changes in an hour-long series of videos.

Star Wars will return to cinemas in December with The Force Awakens, the beginning of a brand new trilogy starring original cast members Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher.

They are joined by Adam Driver, John Boyega, »

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Marvel as all three Hemsworth brothers assemble under one roof for star-studded Vacation premiere

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We love it when all the Hemsworth brothers come together...

Luke and Liam showed their support for middle sibling Chris Hemsworth at the premiere for the reboot of Vacation in La last night (July 27).

The seventh instalment of the National Lampoon's Vacation series sees Marvel star Chris give viewers an eyeful by flashing a prosthetic penis to rival Dirk Diggler's Boogie Nights offering.

The comedy casts Ed Helms as Rusty Griswold - son of Chevy Chase's patriarch Clark - as the family set off on a disastrous road trip to the Walley World theme park first featured in the 1983 original.

Chase and Beverly D'Angelo will reprise their roles as Clark and Ellen Griswold, while Christina Applegate and Leslie Mann also feature in the supporting cast.

All three brothers - looking dapper in shirts and suits - started their early acting careers in Neighbours. Liam, 25, currently stars in The Hunger Games »

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Marvel all three Hemsworth brothers assemble under one roof, as the stars come out for Vacation premiere

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We love it when all the Hemsworth brothers come together...

Luke and Liam showed their support for middle sibling Chris Hemsworth at the premiere for the reboot of Vacation in La last night (July 27).

The seventh instalment of the National Lampoon's Vacation series sees Marvel star Chris give viewers an eyeful by flashing a prosthetic penis to rival Dirk Diggler's Boogie Nights offering.

The comedy casts Ed Helms as Rusty Griswold - son of Chevy Chase's patriarch Clark - as the family set off on a disastrous road trip to the Walley World theme park first featured in the 1983 original.

Chase and Beverly D'Angelo will reprise their roles as Clark and Ellen Griswold, while Christina Applegate and Leslie Mann also feature in the supporting cast.

All three brothers - looking dapper in shirts and suits - started their early acting careers in Neighbours. Liam, 25, currently stars in The Hunger Games »

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See Kate Winslet's awesome recreation of iconic Titanic scene on Bear Grylls' Running Wild

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Kate Winslet made an awesome Titanic reference during her trek with Bear Grylls.

The explorer managed to get Winslet to recreate her iconic 'flying' scene from the 1997 blockbuster while abseiling down a cliff in Snowdonia, Wales for his Running Wild series.

Prepare for an adventure made for the movies.

Posted by Running Wild with Bear Grylls on Monday, July 27, 2015

Grylls asked Winslet to stop and spread her arms out wide, and it didn't take long for the actress to work out what he was trying to do.

Without further ado, she put on her best American accent and shouted: "Jack, I feel like I'm flying."

The scenes aired on Us TV for the first time last night (July 27), but unfortunately we're still waiting for news of a UK air date for the episode.

Winslet recently confirmed that her relationship with Leonardo DiCaprio has never been romantic, adding that it is »

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Watch Tom Cruise revisit Top Gun in brilliant Lip Sync Battle with Jimmy Fallon

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Tom Cruise definitely brought his A-game to his Lip Sync Battle with Jimmy Fallon on Monday's (July 27) edition of The Tonight Show.

The pair faced off against each other with renditions of songs by the likes of Meat Loaf, The Rolling Stones and The Weeknd.

"This is so ridiculous. I love it," Cruise said ahead of the battle.

The Mission: Impossible actor then launched into a performance of The Weeknd's recent hit 'Can't Feel My Face' to the delight of the crowd.

Fallon responded with 'Under Cover of the Night' by The Rolling Stones, while Cruise's second choice was Meat Loaf's 'Paradise by the Dashboard Light'.

At one point it looked like Cruise was about to bring out Bob Seger's 'Old Time Rock and Roll', a song he famously danced to in his underwear in 1983's Risky Business.

But the highlight of the evening had to be the »

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Christopher Nolan's next film has been revealed (and it's totally unexpected)

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The next Christopher Nolan film has been announced - but it's very different from the blockbusters we're used to seeing from him.

Nolan, who has directed movies such as Interstellar and The Dark Knight Rises, will next release a short film about two stop-motion animators.

Titled Quay, the documentary centres on Stephen and Timothy Quay, as viewers will get an insight into the "inner workings of the brothers' studio".

It will be shown alongside three films the Quays worked on - In Absentia (2000), The Comb (1991) and Street of Crocodiles (1986) - at the Film Forum in New York City on August 19.

Following the screening, Nolan and the Quay brothers will participate in a Q&A session.

Nolan's previous works also include Inception, The Prestige and Memento.

Find out the behind-the-scenes secrets of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar in the video below: »

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Is that insane Bond Spectre helicopter stunt even possible? The answer is yes, and here's why

28 July 2015 6:00 AM, PDT

Spectre's latest trailer got everyone talking thanks to its jaw-dropping stunt that saw a helicopter complete a 360° corkscrew (aping the famous car flip from The Man with the Golden Gun).

The question on everyone's lips: can the heli-stunt be executed for real? Digital Spy quizzed Roger Gower, an Atp rated helicopter pilot with over 10 years' commercial experience, on Bond, Mission: Impossible and more to get the lowdown on some of Hollywood's most death-defying aerial stunts. The verdict?

Spectre's insane heli-corkscrew is actually possible

"Is it possible to pull off that Spectre stunt? Several military helicopters can do it - the Apache, Westland Lynx to name two. The Red Bull stunt helicopter does rolls and loops as well. Even if the helicopter wasn't meant to be able to go upside down, if you could keep a positive G-Force on the rotor system - difficult when upside down - most helicopters could »

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer breakdown reveals a new character

28 July 2015 5:22 AM, PDT

A breakdown of the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer has confirmed another casting from Zack Snyder's Man of Steel follow-up.

Eagle-eyed viewers might have spotted Tao Okamoto looking sharp as she escorted the body of Zod.

Now the official DC All Access channel has revealed that she will be playing Mercy Graves in the film.

Graves is typically portrayed as Lex Luthor's assistant or bodyguard.

She was first introduced in Superman: The Animated Series before graduating to comics in a similar way to Harley Quinn.

Luthor will be played by Jesse Eisenberg (fresh from upsetting everyone at Comic-Con), with Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne and Jeremy Irons.

Okamoto is best-known for playing Chiyo in Hannibal. This will be her second superhero outing after 2013's The Wolverine.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice opens on March 25, 2016. Watch the Comic-Con trailer in »

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Ellie Goulding keeps dropping Spectre teasers: Singer leaves Abbey Road Studios shaken and stirred

28 July 2015 3:31 AM, PDT

Has Ellie Goulding just dropped the biggest hint yet that she's recording the theme for new James Bond movie Spectre?

The popstar's latest Instagram post - in which she's seen leaving Abbey Road Studios in London after a recording session - has got fans talking.

That's a wrap!

A photo posted by elliegoulding (@elliegoulding) on Jul 27, 2015 at 3:48pm Pdt

007 contenders for Spectre's theme song: Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith and the rest

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Goulding is already working on a new album, and sparked speculation earlier this month that she could be the voice of the next Bond theme with a tweet referencing the 1973 movie Live and Let Die.

Live and let die

Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) July 9, 2015

Adele also recorded her Oscar-winning Bond theme for Skyfall at Abbey Road.

Meanwhile, Sam Smith, another rumoured contender, also »

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