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Watch: New Trailer for Mike Flanagan’s Before I Wake

21 July 2016 9:34 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Mike Flanagan’s Before I Wake has been “in the can” for some time, and now we have a trailer and a new release date for the film. From Relativity Studios, Before I Wake stars Thomas Jane (The Punisher, 2007’s The Mist), Kate Bosworth (Straw Dogs remake), and Jacob Tremblay (Room) and will hit theaters on September 9th.

“In this intense and heart pounding supernatural thriller, Jessie (Kate Bosworth) and Mark (Thomas Jane) decide to take in a sweet and loving 8-year-old boy, Cody.  Unbeknownst to them, Cody is terrified of falling asleep. At first, they assume his previous unstable homes caused his aversion to sleep, but soon discover why: Cody’s dreams manifest in reality as he sleeps. In one moment they experience the incredible wonder of Cody’s imagination, and in the next, the horrific nature of his night terrors. To save their new family, Jessie and Mark »

- Tamika Jones

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Wamg Giveaway – Win Six John Travolta Blu-rays Including I Am Wrath

20 July 2016 3:24 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

To celebrate the upcoming release of John Travolta’s I Am Wrath on July 26th, We Are Movie Geeks would like to offer  a John Travolta Blu-ray bundle as a giveaway for our readers! (check out our coverage of I Am Wrath Here)

You can win all of these John Travolta Blu-rays:

I am Wrath From Paris With Love Pulp Fiction The Punisher The Forger She’s So Lovely (Digital copy)

All you have to do is leave a comment below answering this question: What is your favorite movie starring John Travolta? (mine is Saturday Night Fever). It’s so easy. We’ll be picking the winners next week. Good Luck!

1. You must have a U.S. mailing address.

2. No purchase necessary.

Brace yourself for a thrilling experience with the intense action-revenge thriller, I Am Wrath, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital) and On Demand onJuly 26 from Lionsgate. »

- Movie Geeks

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Watch the trailer for Before I Wake starring Jacob Tremblay, Kate Bosworth and Thomas Jane

20 July 2016 2:55 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

A trailer has arrived online for director Mike Flanagan’s supernatural thriller Before I Wake which sees Room’s Jacob Tremblay alongside Kate Bosworth (Superman Returns) and Thomas Jane (The Punisher); watch it below after the official synopsis…

In this intense and heart-pounding supernatural thriller, Jessie (Kate Bosworth) and Mark (Thomas Jane) decide to take in a sweet and loving 8-year-old boy, Cody (Jacob Tremblay). Unbeknownst to them, Cody is terrified of falling asleep. At first, they assume his previous unstable homes caused his aversion to sleep, but soon discover why: Cody’s dreams manifest in reality as he sleeps. In one moment they experience the incredible wonder of Cody’s imagination, and in the next, the horrific nature of his night terrors. To save their new family, Jessie and Mark embark on a dangerous hunt to uncover the truth behind Cody’s nightmares.

Before I Wake is set for release on September 9th. »

- Amie Cranswick

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Gotham Season Three Adds The Walking Dead Actor Benedict Samuel As The Mad Hatter

18 July 2016 10:00 AM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

...and down the rabbit hole we go! TV Line is reporting that Benedict Samuel has joined the cast of Gotham season three as Jervis Tetch a.k.a. the Mad Hatter! It's uncertain when he'll make his series debut, but Fox & Warner Bros., in a joint announcement, described him as "a talented hypnotist teetering on the edge of madness. He arrives in Gotham with an unwavering desire to find his sister, Alice, a young woman who went missing in the city years ago."  He's the fourth major acquisition for the hit superhero prequel drama, which is having quite the offseason, having already added James Carpinello (The Punisher) as Mario Falcone, Jamie Chung (Once Upon A Time) as Valerie Vale, and Maggie Geha (Ted 2) as Poison Ivy.  Samuel is best known for his roles as the Alpha Wolf on AMC's post-apocalyptic horror drama The Walking Dead and as Felix Crawford »

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Silver Sable Movie to Be First Spider-Man Spinoff at Sony?

25 June 2016 8:47 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Are we about to get a Silver Sable movie? Sony has been in control of everything related to any and all Spider-Man movies for quite some time, but they recently struck a deal with Marvel Studios to allow Spidey into the McU. Sony still owns the rights to the character and his rogues gallery, but they seem to be letting Kevin Feige and Co. drive the ship. That said, Sony still never much has hopes of making more movies with other Spider-Man characters. As it turns out, we may already know one of the movies that Sony is planning as a Spider-Man spinoff for what has widley become known as 'The Spider-Verse'.

A new report from ComicBookMovie suggests that Sony is planning a Silver Sable movie, with Abi Morgan, the writer of The Invisible Woman, attached. The rumor comes from former editor of The Wrap Jeff Sneider, who is claiming »

- MovieWeb

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James Carpinello to play Mario Falcone in Gotham season 3

24 June 2016 1:44 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

TV Line is reporting that James Carpinello (The Punisher, The Mob Doctor) has signed on for a recurring guest role in season three of Gotham, where he’ll play Carmine Falcone’s son Mario Falcone.

The official character description reads: “The son of feared mob boss Carmine Falcone (John Doman), Carpinello’s Mario has rejected his family’s criminal ways and made a legitimate life for himself as a well-respected, Ivy League-educated ER doctor. He’s kind, honest and trustworthy, making him the black sheep of the Falcone clan. But his arrival in Gotham will create major waves in the personal life of Jim Gordon, who at the end of Season 2 left town to find and win back his pregnant fiancee Lee.”

Carpinello is the latest addition to the cast for season three of Gotham following Jamie Chung (Sucker Punch) as Valerie Vale and Maggie Geha (Ted 2) as Poison Ivy. »

- Gary Collinson

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It Sounds Like The Rights To Namor The Sub-Mariner Are Back At Marvel Studios

2 June 2016 6:48 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Marvel Studios has quietly re-acquired a number of characters in recent years, including Daredevil, The Punisher, Blade, Ghost Rider and more. However, one superhero who has remained something of a mystery is Namor the Sub-Mariner, with some claiming that the rights are held by Universal Pictures and Kevin Feige saying only that it’s “complicated.”

Now, it appears that we have some more information to go on, as during a recent appearance on Kevin Smith’s Fat Man on Batman podcast, Marvel Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada was asked if Namor is back with Marvel Studios, and while his answer wasn’t 100% definitive, it definitely sounds as if the King of Atlantis is back home.

“I can’t speak for studios…As far as I know, yeah we do. It’s not at Fox, it’s not at Sony…Yeah.”

Quesada said that he can’t comment on any possible big screen plans for Namor, »

- Josh Wilding

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This 80's Action Legend Wants To Play Cable In Deadpool 2

13 May 2016 7:04 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

The race to cast Deadpool 2's Cable is one that you're going to want to keep an eye on over the next year or so. With Stephen Lang, Jon Hamm, and, naturally, Keira Knightley all in the running, it's going to get quite competitive. Of course, a new candidate as emerged, asking the big question: does Dolph Lundgren stand a chance against the competition trying to snag the role? You can thank The Nerdist for the good news, as they recently interviewed Lundgren on camera, and asked the first man to play The Punisher if he'd ever want to return to making Marvel films. Dolph Lundgren then said that he'd heard the role of Nathan "Cable" Summers was open, which lead to his interviewer asking if he'd be up for the gig. Lundgren's humble, but obviously eager, response was the following: Well.. I guess I could kick some butt »

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11 Actors Too Legit to Be Superheroes

10 May 2016 11:56 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

In this day and age where superhero movies rule the box office roost, it seems that every actor is getting sucked in. What these films seem to do is hedge their bets with young thespians on the upswing, and older actors that lend the film some credibility. Some examples of this might be Marlon Brando in Superman, Robert Redford in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Anthony Hopkins in Thor. One might also make the case for Natalie Portman in the Thor films but that is another story...

However, there are some actors who cannot play ball. Actors who, by the very definition of the craft of acting, don't see a role like Iron Man as anything to get excited about. In fact, some years ago Movieweb interviewed Thomas Jane regarding the role of The Punisher. When asked if a role like that was something he coveted Jane replied, "It isn't Shakespeare. »

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New Video Reminds You How Problematic The Punisher Movie Was

6 May 2016 8:15 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

The Punisher may have found new life through Daredevil on Netflix, but that actually wasn.t the first time the character had appeared on screen. The Punisher has actually had three movies made about him and each one was more mediocre than the last.  While we celebrate that someone finally got Marvel.s number one anti-hero right, let.s not forget the long road it took to get us to that Netflix series and who better to remember bad movies than Cinema Sins?     The YouTube channel Cinema Sins is known for nitpicking the mistakes and logic gaps in just about every movie (even the good ones) but this one is pretty fair. The particular Punisher film in question is the 2004 version starring Thomas Jane. This movie came out at a weird time for superhero films, which got a major boom in popularity thanks to Spider-Man but still produced massive dips »

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11 Marvel Studios movies awaiting a greenlight

5 May 2016 1:04 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

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With news that a Black Widow movie may finally be moving, we look at 11 Marvel films stuck in development...

When the next Avengers movie hits cinemas, it will have been ten years since Marvel Studios came onto the scene since Iron Man. At the time of writing, they've already released 13 movies and so far (touch wood), there hasn't really been a single clunker among them, and certainly no box office bombs.

The studio also has dates staked out for the next 11 movies, including sequels to Thor, Guardians Of The Galaxy and Ant-Man, along with films based around Doctor Strange, Spider-Man, Black Panther and Captain Marvel, in the run-up to a two part Avengers movie that will tie off a lot of the franchise's over-arcing storyline. They've got plenty to be getting on with, but there have been a few projects along the way that didn't quite get the green light. »

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The Week in Spandex – Captain America: Civil War, Iron Man 4, Doctor Strange controversy, The Punisher Netflix series, X-Men: Apocalypse, Wolverine 3, Batman v Superman, Justice League, Batman: The Killing Joke, and the Dceu in trouble?

30 April 2016 4:04 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

In this edition of The Week in Spandex, we look at Captain America: Civil War, Iron Man 4, Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Punisher, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Avengers: Ultron Revolution, X-Men: Apocalypse, Wolverine 3, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Justice League, Suicide Squad, The Flash, Aquaman, Green Lantern Corps, Gotham, Supergirl, The Flash, Arrow, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Batman: The Killing Joke, Heroes Reborn and more…

Hello and welcome to The Week in Captain America: Civil War, or at least it feels like it! As Marvel’s latest offering kicked off Phase Three of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, we’ve posted a tonne of coverage of the film this week, including a few Flickering Myth exclusives!

We’ll start things off with our coverage: Be sure to read Eric Bay-Andersen’s  ★★★★ review here (although only if you’ve seen the movie, as it does contain spoilers »

- Gary Collinson

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Netflix Orders Full Season of Marvel's 'The Punisher'

29 April 2016 5:16 PM, PDT | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Marvel's beloved vigilante the Punisher will soon be the focus of his own Netflix series after actor Jon Bernthal awed fans with his portrayal of the anti-hero on the second season of Daredevil. Netflix and Marvel confirmed they have green lit a full season of The Punisher, with Bernthal reprising the role of Frank Castle in the spinoff series.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, despite the Punisher's less-than-stellar success translating to the big screen, Netflix had been at work on creating a Bernthal-led Punisher series since January, nearly two months »

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Daredevil season 2: examining Jon Bernthal's Punisher

25 March 2016 1:23 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

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With the help of the hugely talented Jon Bernthal, Marvel has finally done tragic and brutal on-screen justice to The Punisher. Spoilers...

This article contains major spoilers for the whole of Daredevil seasons one and two.

It's only been a week since Netflix released season two of Marvel's Daredevil, but lots of fans and viewers would already declare Jon Bernthal's take on Frank Castle to be the best screen version of the Punisher to date. He's not even the principal antagonist, but he steals scenes left and right all the way through the season.

Following the acclaimed portrayal of Wilson Fisk last season, new showrunners Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez provide a more humanised spin on the character than is traditionally depicted in the comics, without having him get pally with his neighbours, like the 2004 film did, or having him indiscriminately blow up free runners with a bazooka, »

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Daredevil: 11 Most Fan-Pleasing Moments From Season 2

22 March 2016 5:28 AM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

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Wow. Just, wow. Without degrading this piece too much into the realm of unfettered fanboy adulation or hysteria, I think it’s safe to say that Daredevil Season 2 was a major hit.

Apart from the fact that the Man Without Fear himself is Marvel’s best property, Netflix’s penchant for all things costumed and gritty was really best exemplified by this season in particular, with Daredevil now dealing with Marvel’s anti-heroes most synonymous with its relatively untraversed seedy underbelly. Frank Castle, Elektra and The Hand really helped raise the stakes of the series this time around, and with that came some truly awe-inspiring moments – both action-oriented and not.

Though Netflix’s adaptation of Stan Lee and Bill Everett’s creation may deviate from the source material in certain instances, its abundance of Easter Eggs, quality drama and action really cements Daredevil’s status as being the preeminent on-screen superhero presence. »

- Ewan Paterson

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‘Game of Thrones’ Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, WWE’s Randy Orton to Attend Middle East Comic Con (Exclusive)

22 March 2016 2:05 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Game of Thrones” Kingslayer Nikolaj Coster-Waldau,  WWE superstar Randy Orton, and cult sci-fi actress Summer Glau (“Firefly,” “Serenity,” “Castle”) are among new names added to a high-profile roster of guests recruited to attend the fifth Middle East Film and Comic Con to be held in Dubai April 7-9.

They join previously announced Deadpool co-creator Fabian Nicieza, veteran sci-fi and fantasy pics star Christopher Lloyd (“Back to the Future”) and Stan Lee, who created pretty much every major superhero in the Marvel Universe. Lee will appear in a live link-up from L.A.

Also making the trek to the growing event billed as the leading pop culture festival in the Middle East is prolific screenwriter Max Landis who penned the script for hot upcoming Will Smith pic “Bright.” And American comic book writer and artist Whilce Portico, known for titles such as “The Punisher,” “Uncanny X-Men,” “Iron Man,” “Wetworks” and “Spawn. »

- Nick Vivarelli

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People Review: The Punisher Is Unleashed in Daredevil Season 2

17 March 2016 3:15 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

People Review: Marvel's Daredevil Returns to Face a Punishing New Rival Season 1 of Marvel's Daredevil, Netflix's crunchingly gritty superhero epic, set a new standard for the "origins" narrative: Charlie Cox's nascent Daredevil (by day, blind attorney Matt Murdock) emerged step by arduous painful step as he took down villain Wilson Fisk (Vincent D'Onofrio). It was as realistic a vision as anyone could expect (or, if one hopes for such things, hope for) of the via dolorosa of caped crusaders, who by now we pretty much accept as being dogged by trauma and from time to time nearly pushed over the edge by trauma. »

- Tom Gliatto @gliattoT

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People Review: The Punisher Is Unleashed in Daredevil Season 2

17 March 2016 3:15 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

People Review: Marvel's Daredevil Returns to Face a Punishing New Rival Season 1 of Marvel's Daredevil, Netflix's crunchingly gritty superhero epic, set a new standard for the "origins" narrative: Charlie Cox's nascent Daredevil (by day, blind attorney Matt Murdock) emerged step by arduous painful step as he took down villain Wilson Fisk (Vincent D'Onofrio). It was as realistic a vision as anyone could expect (or, if one hopes for such things, hope for) of the via dolorosa of caped crusaders, who by now we pretty much accept as being dogged by trauma and from time to time nearly pushed over the edge by trauma. »

- Tom Gliatto @gliattoT

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"Daredevil" Season 2 - 'The Punisher'

23 February 2016 4:51 PM, PST | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Take a look @ more new images of actor Jon Bernthal ("The Walking Dead") as Marvel Comics' 'Frank Castle' aka 'The Punisher', appearing in Season 2 of the Marvel TV/Netflix series "Daredevil", starring Charlie Cox as 'Matt Murdock' aka 'Daredevil', premiering March 18, 2016 on Netflix:

"...look, I think what makes this show so special is what Charlie's done with 'Matt' and with 'Daredevil'," said Bernthal. 

"What he's done with that is highly unique and they did not want a guy playing just another superhero. I mean, he’s created a fully realized, fully nuanced character and I think that's what you need to do with 'Frank Castle' as well.

"...I think both these men have gone through real trauma in their lives and they're out for justice in their own very, very unique and different ways. 

"A big part »

- Michael Stevens

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Marvleous DA7E: 'Guardians' Kicks Off As Deadpool Reigns Supreme

17 February 2016 4:14 PM, PST | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Good evening, friends, on this, the day that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has commenced principal photography.

By now you have probably caught the announcement still, but feast your eyes upon it once more, mostly because it’s down at least one Guardian that will be joining the team this time around and Groot is not the imposing figure that he once was.

At this point, I trust James Gunn enough to keep Groot that size the entire film, assuming time some time has passed since the end of the first movie for little Groot to get his tiny legs, the slow process is at the very least a new dimension on the character and at the most is virtually a new character entirely. Gunn has promised to delve more into the characters of the core group, and a Groot that gets more powerful the longer the movie is »

- Da7e

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