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First Look at Mark Wahlberg in Ted Sequel

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Thanks to Entertainment Weekly, we now have the first photo from the upcoming "Ted" sequel, giving us a look at Mark Wahlberg and the title character, voiced by Seth MacFarlane. Check it out below. In the movie, John Bennet (Wahlberg) is separated from Lori (Mila Kunis) and finds a new love-interest (Amanda Seyfried). Wahlberg said that Ted won't like that John has a new woman in his life, but has bigger things to deal with. Morgan Freeman steps in as a famous civil rights lawyer who helps Ted take care of some legal issues. The rest of the cast includes Liam Neeson, John Slattery and Dennis Haysbert. "Ted 2" is set to hit theaters on June 26th, 2015. Photo: (click to enlarge) »

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Trailer for Get Hard Comedy, with Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart

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Warner Bros just unveiled the official trailer for its upcoming "Get Hard" comedy, starring Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart. Check it out below. Plot: The story follows a rich bank manager (Ferrell) who is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to time in a maximum security prison. To prepare himself for his incarceration, Ferrell's character hires the man who washes his car (Hart) to toughen him up in his final 30 days of freedom. The new movie is directed by Etan Cohen (writer of "Men in Black 3") and is set to hit theaters on March 27th, 2015. Trailer: »

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First Look at Viggo Mortensen's Captain Fantastic

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Today we have the first photos from the upcoming "Captain Fantastic" film, starring Viggo Mortensen, Missi Pyle, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Zahn and Frank Langella. Check everything out below. Plot: A father (Mortensen), devoted to teaching his six children how to live and survive in the deep forests of the Pacific Northwest, is forced to leave his self-created paradise. When confronted with the real world, he begins a journey that challenges his ideas of freedom and what it means to raise a family. The new movie is written and directed by Matt Ross. It has yet to get a release date. Photo: (click to enlarge) »

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First Look: Tom Hanks in Steven Spielberg's Cold War Thriller

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Thanks to Entertainment Weekly, we now have our first look at Steven Spielberg's untitled historical drama, starring Tom Hanks. Check out the behind-the-scenes photo below. In the movie, Hanks plays James Donovan, the true-life attorney working on behalf of the CIA to secretly negotiate the release of Francis Gary Powers, a Us pilot shot down over Soviet airspace in 1960 while piloting a U-2 spy plane. "This is one of the more astonishing stories about the Cold War I'd ever heard," said Spielberg. "James Donovan is a hero to me, and Tom made him so completely accessible. I've always wanted to make a spy movie, and this is that and then some." The new movie is set to hit theaters on October 16th, 2015. Photo: (click to enlarge) »

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Mark Wahlberg Will Return for Transformers 5

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Michael Bay was planning to quit the "Transformers" franchise after the third installment, but ended up returning for the fourth film, "Transformers: Age of Extinction," which was released in June and grossed over $1 billion in theaters. It was recently reported that "Transformers 5" is being planned and that Bay may once again return to direct. And now that "Transformers: Age of Extinction" star Mark Wahlberg is promoting "The Gambler," he revealed that he'll return for "Transformers 5" as well. "Yeah, I committed to doing a couple more," Wahlberg told MTV. "You know I can't speak for Mr. Bay, but something tells me we'll be on the set soon." »

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20th Century Fox Cancels It's Own North Korea-Based Film

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North Korea recently broke into the computers of Sony Pictures and leaked lots of internal documents. The attackers then released a statement, threatening violence against anyone going to see "The Interview" comedy in theaters. The studio and major theater chains immediately canceled all showings of the movie. And now comes word that other studios are now canceling their own projects that focus on North Korea. 20th Century Fox and New Regency recently greenlit "Pyongyang," a new film that was set to begin filming in March with Gore Verbinski (Pirates of the Caribbean) directing and Steve Carell starring. Fox has now decided to abandon the project. Verbinski responded to the decision: "Getting the facts straight: Yesterday, I was told by New Regency and Fox that Fox will no longer be distributing the film. Prior to that, the film was greenlit and fully funded by New Regency with Fox distributing. I have »

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Team America: World Police Screenings Also Cancelled Due to Terrorist Threats

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The Us government has now confirmed that North Korea is in fact responsible for the Sony Pictures hack and the threats of violence that resulted in the canceling of all showings of "The Interview" comedy. In response, fans began asking their movie theaters to screen "Team America: World Police," another comedy that pokes fun at North Korea and its leader. The Alamo Drafthouse theater quickly booked a showing for December 27th. But now comes word that the screening has also been cancelled. It turns out that Paramount Pictures, the owner of the film, is refusing to give Alamo Drafthouse the right to play the movie. After multiple contacts, the studio is simply responding that "Team America: World Police" is "out of service." "Due to to circumstances beyond our control, the Team America 12/27 screening has been cancelled. We apologize and will provide refunds today," Alamo Drafthouse wrote on its Twitter account. »

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New Trailer for Clint Eastwood's American Sniper, with Bradley Cooper

18 December 2014 6:51 PM, PST

Warner Bros just unveiled a new trailer for the upcoming "American Sniper" film, which is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller. Check it out below. Plot: He is the deadliest American sniper ever, called "The Devil" by the enemies he hunted and "The Legend" by his Navy Seal brothers. From 1999 to 2009, Us Navy Seal Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills (150) in United States Military history. The new movie is set to hit select theaters on December 25th to qualify for Oscar consideration. It will then get a wide opening on January 16th, 2015. Trailer: »

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Trailer for True Story Drama, with James Franco and Jonah Hill

18 December 2014 6:51 PM, PST

Next year's Sundance Film Festival has added "True Story" drama, starring James Franco, Jonah Hill and Felicity Jones. And now, we have the official trailer for the film. Check it out below. Plot: When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel (Hill) meets accused killer Christian Longo (Franco) . who has taken on Finkel's identity . his investigation morphs into an unforgettable game of cat and mouse. Based on actual events, Finkel's relentless pursuit of Longo's true story encompasses murder, love, deceit, and redemption. The new movie is directed by Rupert Goold, who is making his feature directorial debut. It's set to hit theaters on April 10th, 2015. Trailer: »

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Hugh Jackman in Talks for X-Men: Apocalypse and The Wolverine 2

18 December 2014 3:15 AM, PST

Before each "X-Men" and "Wolverine" movie, Hugh Jackman considers letting another actor play Wolverine. But each time, he returns to the role that gave him his start in Hollywood. And now that "X-Men: Apocalypse" is in the works, Jackman is once again not confirming his involvement. Yet, it seems that he's very interesting in returning. "I have been speaking with the guys and I am not at liberty to tell exactly what's going on," he said. "What I do know is there are some very exciting things about integrating the whole X-Men world, including the Wolverine movie. There's some really cool things going on." Regarding a sequel to "The Wolverine," Jackman said: "[Director James] Mangold and I are working on it really hard and I'm very very excited about that." "X-Men: Apocalypse" is set to hit theaters on May 27th, 2016. "The Wolverine" sequel will follow on March 3rd, 2017. »

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Peter Jackson Wants to Make More Tolkien Movies

18 December 2014 3:15 AM, PST

Peter Jackson spent a good chunk of his life working on the works of Jrr Tolkien that have resulted in three "Lord of the Rings" films and three "The Hobbit" films. And now that the director is promoting the final movie, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," he revealed that he may one day return for more. "If I had to start tomorrow, I would say no, because I definitely would appreciate a break to clear my head and get my little New Zealand stories done, which is where my passion and my heart is heading now," he explained. "But ask me in two or three years, and I'd probably say yes. It would be hard to see another filmmaker go into this world, because I certainly have an emotional ownership of it." The problem is that Jackson wants to adapt Tolkien's "The Silmarillion," which the author »

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Fifty Shades of Grey and Star Wars are Top Trailers of 2014

18 December 2014 3:14 AM, PST

The trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" dominated over the competition by getting over 58 million views in its first five days. But since it was released later in the year, it's currently in second place on the list of the most popular trailers of 2014. The top spot went to the trailer for "Fifty Shades of Grey," which has a whopping 93 million views since July. The trailer for "Star Wars" was release at the end of November and currently has 81 million views. "Terminator Genisys" trailer was released around the same as the one for "Star Wars," but failed to make the list. Check out the list of the top twenty trailers of 2014 below. It includes such films as "Avenger: Age of Ultron," "Furious 7" and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1," which had two of its trailers end up on the list. 1. Fifty Shades of Grey »

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Theaters Refusing to Show The Interview, Sony Cancels Premiere, Press and Release

17 December 2014 7:49 PM, PST

The same group that hacked into Sony Pictures and leaked lots of emails and documents, has now made a threat to anyone who was planning to see the studio's "The Interview" comedy, starring Seth Rogen and James Franco. The threat states: "Warning. We will clearly show it to you at the very time and places The Interview be shown, including the premiere, how bitter fate those who seek fun in terror should be doomed to. Soon all the world will see what an awful movie Sony Pictures Entertainment has made. The world will be full of fear. Remember the 11th of September 2001. We recommend you to keep yourself distant from the places at that time. (If your house is nearby, you'd better leave.) Whatever comes in the coming days is called by the greed of Sony Pictures Entertainment. All the world will denounce the Sony." Soon after, movie theaters across »

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Chris Pratt and a Dinosaur in New Jurassic World Photo

17 December 2014 7:49 PM, PST

Today we have a new photo from the upcoming "Jurassic World," giving us a look at Chris Pratt standing next to a dinosaur. 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" co-stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D'Onofrio, Judy Greer, Omar Sy, Bd Wong, Jake Johnson, Irrfan Khan, and Idris Elba. It's set to hit theaters on June 12th, 2015. Photo: (click to enlarge) »

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Tim Burton Doesn't Like Marvel Films, Says Superheroes Should Be Happier

17 December 2014 1:22 AM, PST

Now that superhero movies have become extremely popular, Yahoo! reached out to "Batman" director Tim Burton to get his thoughts on how the genre has changes over the years. "Marvel, they have their thing and there's a certain formula to it all which seems to still be working," he said. "But how many times can you say 'you're wearing a funny costume' with the tights and stuff? That's been going on for 20 years now. Yes, we all know that superheroes are damaged individuals. Maybe we need to see a happy superhero?" Burton's "Batman" movie wasn't really about a happy superhero. But according to the director, things have become much darker. "I remember 'Batman' getting so much flak and criticism at the time for being too dark," he explained. "And now 20-30 years later, it now looks like a light-hearted romp, it's such a strange thing to go through. »

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Orlando Bloom Says Pirates of the Caribbean 5 is a Reboot

17 December 2014 1:21 AM, PST

Disney will be done with the casting process for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" by Christmas. But there's still one bit of casting still unknown, and that's where Orlando Bloom will return to play Will Turner. In a new interview with IGN, Bloom confirmed that there are discussions going on and that the fifth installment may be a reboot. "I'm not entirely sure that [I'll be back] just yet, but there are talks," he said. "Basically they want to reboot the whole franchise, I think, and do something with me and the relationship with my son." Bloom continued: "I'm of course Davey Jones now, so I'm down the bottom of the ocean. It might be kind of fun to do something where I'm rumbling round the bottom of the ocean, because I won't look anything like me. [Gestures to face] Get all gnarly." »

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Tim Burton Will Direct Beetlejuice 2, Confirms Winona Ryder Will Return

17 December 2014 1:21 AM, PST

Tim Burton is currently promoting his "Big Eyes" movie and is getting lots of questions about the upcoming "Beetlejuice" sequel, which Burton just confirmed that he will return to direct. He went on to say that the sequel will not only bring back Michael Keaton, but also Winona Ryder. "Those kinds of elements mean something to me," Burton explained. "Michael, and [Ryder]... and that character, I just miss it, there's some freedom about that character that I love." Burton recently said that the script is "closer than ever." But it's still not clear when filming is planned for. »

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New Trailer for Disney's Live-Action Cinderella

17 December 2014 1:20 AM, PST

Disney just unveiled an international trailer for its first-ever live-action "Cinderella" movie, which is directed by Kenneth Branagh, stars Lily James (Wrath of the Titans) and is set to hit theaters on March 13th, 2015. Check it out below. Plot: The story follows the fortunes of young Ella (James) whose merchant father remarries following the tragic death of her mother. Keen to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother Lady Tremaine (Cate Blanchett) and her daughters Anastasia (Holliday Grainger) and Drisella (Sophie McShera) into the family home. But, when Ella's father suddenly and unexpectedly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy of a jealous and cruel new family. Finally relegated to nothing more than a servant girl covered in ashes, and spitefully renamed Cinderella, Ella could easily begin to lose hope. Yet, despite the cruelty inflicted upon her, Ella is determined to honor her mother's dying words and »

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Adam Sandler's Pixels Action Comedy Unveils Pac-Man and Donkey Kong Posters

17 December 2014 1:20 AM, PST

Sony Pictures just unveiled four posters for its upcoming "Pixels" action comedy, starring Adam Sandler, Peter Dinklage, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad and Kevin James. Check everything out below. In the movie, aliens attack earth after they get a look at some old video games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war. Desperate to defend his country, the President (James) turns to his childhood friends for help. Sandler plays the President's friend, who's a former arcade champion. Dinklage is Sandler's former video game rival. Gad is a conspiracy theory-obsessed genius, and Monaghan is Sandler's love interest who is also a military weapons expert. "Pixels" is directed by Chris Columbus (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone) and is set to hit theaters on July 24th, 2015. Posters: (click to enlarge) »

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Five Actresses in Talks for Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Role

16 December 2014 3:27 AM, PST

Disney is currently searching for the final lead in its upcoming "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales." That role is of a young woman who serves as a romantic interest to "Henry," a British soldier (Brenton Thwaites). Variety is reporting that some of the actresses being considered are Lucy Boynton (Miss Potter), Alexandra Dowling (Hammer of the Gods), Kaya Scodelario (The Maze Runner), Jenna Thiam (Vie sauvage) and Gabriella Wilde (Carrie). The rest of the cast includes Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow, Geoffrey Rush as Captain Barbossa, and Javier Bardem as Captain Brand. There are also talks of bringing back Orlando Bloom as William Turner. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" will be directed by Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg (Kon-Tiki) and is set to hit theaters on July 7th, 2017. »

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