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Film Nerd 2.0 digs into the notion of 'what is appropriate' between the PG and R

7 hours ago | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

It's been a strange couple of weeks of films with the boys. First, we had a period of almost three weeks where I didn't get to see them because of all sorts of different scheduling issues. The hardest part of adjusting to life as a divided family is making my peace with the very different way the kids and I spend time together now. I've gone from having hours with them every day to having a handful of hours every couple of weeks. It makes time feel much more precious, but it can add a layer of stress, as well, because I'm constantly aware of the ticking clock. I know the boys feel it, too. We talk when I don't see them, but it's not the same. You try having a serious conversation on the phone with a seven-year-old. It's just not satisfying, no matter what. Kids today don't really »

- Drew McWeeny

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Margot Robbie Likens David Ayer’s Suicide Squad To The Dark Knight

19 hours ago | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

If there was ever an in-development project that could be sold on cast alone, it’s David Ayer’s Suicide Squad. Having assembled Will Smith, Jared LetoCara Delevingne, Joel Kinnaman — in lieu of Tom Hardy — and Margot Robbie, there’s no doubting the film’s star power, and during a recent interview with MTV, the latter actress talked about the movie’s innate tone.

Granted, Ayer’s superhero flick is yet to enter production, and while the director has teased a reveal for later today, there’s still an awful lot we don’t know about Warner Bros.’ villain-centric tale. However, according to Robbie, the tone that the studio is aiming for is akin to that found in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight.

“I think on a scale of like, ‘The Dark Knight’ is here and ‘The Avengers’ is here, I think it’s more on the ‘Dark Knight’ side of things. »

- Michael Briers

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'Suicide Squad' Compared to 'Dark Knight', Momoa's Excitement for 'Justice League' & a Majestic Joker

22 hours ago | Rope of Silicon | See recent Rope Of Silicon news »

I can't tell what we should expect from the forthcoming DC Comics films at Warner Bros. and it seems the hardcore fans are just as curious and questioning as WB has made no secret about the fact the plan is to go all out, but they've made those plans without a ton of success so far. Of course, they enjoyed success with Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight franchise, but Zack Snyder's Man of Steel, which is really the first installment in the DC cinematic multiverse wasn't exactly the classic I think the studio was hoping for. Yet, Snyder is back and about to bring us Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and after that we're getting Suicide Squad as DC has decided not to go the Marvel route by sticking with the most familiar names in DC's stable. That is, outside of the addition of The Joker, which »

- Brad Brevet

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Bobby Cannavale compares Ant-Man to Guardians of the Galaxy, “it’s pretty funny”

2 March 2015 4:02 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

It was assumed based on the cast and crew of Marvel’s Ant-Man that it would be quite comedic in tone, but a darker trailer than people were expecting quashed some of those thoughts. However, we have been promised by Judy Greer that there was “lots of improvised comedy”, which have come to know from the likes of Paul Rudd. Now, Bobby Cannavale, who is set to play Paxton in the movie, also backs up this idea.

“It’s pretty funny,” he told Nuke The Fridge. “I think so. I haven’t seen anything but it felt funny. It’s Paul, so I think they’re not hiring Paul Rudd to be The Winter Soldier. It’s going to have a sense of levity to it, like Guardians of the Galaxy. Guardians is a blue chips superhero movie but it’s a pretty funny film. They just got the right people. »

- Luke Owen

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Suicide Squad Director David Ayer Dubs Jared Leto's Joker "Majestic"

1 March 2015 6:38 AM, PST | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

When The Dark Knight was in pre-production I recall seeing a blurry photo of Heath Ledger walking to the set in what appeared to be his Joker makeup. People went crazy, and not in a good way. “He looks nothing like the Joker, this is going to be awful” was the gist of it. Then the film came out and everyone found themselves blown away by his interpretation. Now the time has come for a new Joker and I dread having to go through that once again. This is why we »

- Kevin Fraser

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Viola Davis Talks Joining "Suicide Squad"

28 February 2015 9:42 AM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

After rumors and then numerous unofficial confirmations, actress Viola Davis finally confirmed earlier this week that she will be Amanda Waller in David Ayer's "Suicide Squad" movie and other films in the DC Cinematic Universe. Speaking about taking on the role, Davis tells THR:

"As a comic book and Wonder Woman fan, I love the whole DC Comics universe. I traded comics as a kid so all of that appeals to me. When you dream about being an actor as a kid, that's what you dream about.

It's like play acting: being the superhero, getting the gun; it plays into that fantasy. How to Get Away with Murder changed my exposure. I don't know if it changed the quality of roles as much as it the exposure. I mean certainly Amanda Waller is a fabulous character."

The comments follow various people involved in the film have been talking it up this week. »

- Garth Franklin

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Rosamund Pike set for The Deep Blue Good-By opposite Christian Bale

27 February 2015 7:25 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Having enjoyed critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination for her work in the superb Gone Girl, Rosamund Pike has wasted no time in choosing her next project.

Variety is reporting that the British actress is set to join Oscar winner Christian Bale (The Fighter, The Dark Knight Trilogy) in The Deep Blue Good-By, an adaptation of a Travis McGee novel to be directed by James Mangold, who worked with Bale in his 3:10 To Yuma remake in 2007.

Travis McGee is a detective in John D. MacDonald’s popular mystery series, and The Deep Blue Good-by was first published in 1964. The official synopsis of the story is:

Travis McGee is a self-described beach bum who won his houseboat in a card game. He.s also a knight-errant who.s wary of credit cards, retirement benefits, political parties, mortgages, and television. He only works when his cash runs out, and his rule »

- Scott J. Davis

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Margot Robbie didn’t audition for Suicide Squad, says it’s more Dark Knight than The Avengers

27 February 2015 4:10 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With production on David Ayer’s Suicide Squad set to begin in April, we will be hearing a lot from the cast members involved over the next few months. We’ve heard from Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) on several occasions over the past couple of weeks while she is on the promotional tour for Focus (read our review here) and we’ve now got some more insights from her on the role.

“I actually got offered this one, I didn’t audition, which is a real step up as an actor when you can get offered things,” she told MTV News before adding that she, “didn’t have to do chemistry reads or anything like that.”

Robbie, who is signed on to play Harley Quinn for the next ten years, was also asked about the tone of the movie.

“I think on a scale of like, The Dark Knight »

- Luke Owen

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Margot Robbie Compares 'Suicide Squad' to 'Dark Knight'

26 February 2015 4:59 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Focus will be in theaters this Friday, which means our wealth of Suicide Squad quotes will soon run dry as Margot Robbie, who plays Harley Quinn, and Will Smith, the man who promises to give us the greatest Deadshot in the history of comic books, leave their press tour behind to actually start filming. But we still have one more day, which means one more piece of insightful information, offering a tease of what director David Ayer has in store for this DC Comics super villain adventure.

Speaking with MTV, Margot Robbie was asked where Suicide Squad falls in the spectrum of superhero movies. Will it be dark, serious and somber like Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight? Or will it be colorful and fun like Marvel's The Avengers? This being a DC Comics movie, her answer shouldn't surprise you:

"I think on a scale of like, 'Dark Knight' is here and 'Avengers' is here, »

- MovieWeb

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Margot Robbie Compares 'Suicide Squad' to 'Dark Knight'

26 February 2015 4:59 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Focus will be in theaters this Friday, which means our wealth of Suicide Squad quotes will soon run dry as Margot Robbie, who plays Harley Quinn, and Will Smith, the man who promises to give us the greatest Deadshot in the history of comic books, leave their press tour behind to actually start filming. But we still have one more day, which means one more piece of insightful information, offering a tease of what director David Ayer has in store for this DC Comics super villain adventure.

Speaking with MTV, Margot Robbie was asked where Suicide Squad falls in the spectrum of superhero movies. Will it be dark, serious and somber like Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight? Or will it be colorful and fun like Marvel's The Avengers? This being a DC Comics movie, her answer shouldn't surprise you:

"I think on a scale of like, 'Dark Knight' is here and 'Avengers' is here, »

- MovieWeb

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New promo art for Ant-Man merchandise and Funko Pop! figures

26 February 2015 3:20 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

While we get excited for the Avengers: Age of Ultron hype train, the next step at the station once the final credits roll will be Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man.

Thanks for the chaps over at Cbm, we’ve got some new promo artwork for merchandise that includes posters, laptop and tablet skins, bed sheets, t-shirts and Funko Pop! figures. Check them out below:

 

The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time Marvel StudiosAnt-Man. Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world. »

- Luke Owen

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Video Round-Up: Resident Evil Revelations 2, Batman: Arkham Knight, Salem Season 2

25 February 2015 8:55 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

"Are you afraid? You can tell me. Talk to me... Fear requires an audience and a conductor. Fear is death, and death is fear." Barry Burton and Claire Redfield return in the episodic Resident Evil Revelations 2, and we have the recently revealed launch trailer. Also featured in our latest video round-up is a new trailer for another villain-packed video game, Batman: Arkham Knight, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the making of witchcraft in the woods for Wgn America's Salem Season 2.

Resident Evil Revelations 2 (Episode 2 now available on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Steam): "He’s back! Fan favorite and classic S.T.A.R.S. member Barry Burton will be returning in Resident Evil Revelations 2. The man himself can be seen in the brand new reveal trailer and new batch of screenshots just released on the press site. Headed for the remote prison island in search of his missing daughter, »

- Derek Anderson

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New Batman: Arkham Knight Trailer

25 February 2015 5:31 AM, PST | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

As Scarecrow unites the Rogues Gallery, including Two-Face, The Penguin, the Riddler, the Arkham Knight, Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy, they bring all-out war as they try to take down The Dark Knight, and claim Gotham City as their own. Rated Mature: Blood, Language, Suggestive Themes, Violence. Batman: Arkham Knight software © 2015 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Developed by Rocksteady Studios. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. All rights reserved. Batman and all characters, their distinctive likenesses, and related elements are trademarks of DC Comics © 2015. All Rights Reserved. WB Games Logo, WB Shield: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. »

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New Action-Packed Trailer Unleashed for Batman: Arkham Knight

25 February 2015 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

Now available for pre-order, Rocksteady Games' Batman: Arkham Knight is the finale to the legendary Arkham series that will explode onto your screen in the most adrenaline-pumping storyline yet. In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect. The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains, including Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, to destroy The Dark Knight forever. Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady's uniquely designed version of the Batmobile, which is drivable for the first time in the franchise. The addition of this legendary vehicle, combined with the acclaimed gameplay of the Batman Arkham series, offers gamers the ultimate and complete Batman experience as they tear through »

- Pietro Filipponi

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Movie Review – The Boy Next Door (2015)

25 February 2015 1:58 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The Boy Next Door, 2015

Directed by Rob Cohen

Starring Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, Ian Nelson, John Corbett, Kristin Chenoweth

Synopsis:

A newly divorced woman falls for a younger man who has recently moved in across the street from her, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.

Those disappointed that Jupiter Ascending and Fifty Shades of Grey didn’t provide them with endless amounts of unintentional comedy, then The Boy Next Door is here to save the day. With an unmissable stench of “straight to video”, The Boy Next Door is an “erotic thriller” with ludicrous plot holes, laughably bad dialogue and a tremendously awful villainous performance. In short, it’s terrible.

One hopes that Jennifer Lopez was not planning on this to be the movie that revives her career, but it was clearly a project she thought had legs. She’s not only a producer on the movie, »

- Luke Owen

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Batman V Superman: Hans Zimmer discusses the music

24 February 2015 11:03 PM, PST | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Hans Zimmer isn't writing the new Batman theme - but he is working on something for Wonder Woman and Aquaman...

More than any other composer in the superhero genre, Hans Zimmer has been able to leave his musical stamp. Sure, John Williams composed iconic soundscapes for Superman, and Danny Elfman also has a beloved legacy with both Batman and Spider-Man (Ang Lee's Hulk movie, too). However, Hans Zimmer has written themes for all three of those superheroes, and he’s not done yet.

While chatting with MTV at the Oscars, Zimmer talked about scoring for multiple heroes in Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice. Because in addition to following up his memorable work of creating an all-American Superman sound for the 21st century on Man Of Steel, we now have new heroes that he has never worked with before, including Aquaman and Wonder Woman. Hell, for all we know, Cyborg »

- simonbrew

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How to Fix the Oscars in 5 Easy Steps

24 February 2015 3:23 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

This year’s Oscars weren’t just a disappointment in terms of viewership — down 16%, with tepid reviews for host Neil Patrick Harris — it also speaks to a much larger problem for Hollywood. The Oscars are supposed to be a celebration of all facets of the movie-making business, but in recent years, the ceremony has started to feel more and more insular, like an employee-of-the-year celebration that happens to be televised for the entire world. The gap between the movies that win the Oscars (“Birdman” with its relatively small box office of $37 million) and movies that general audiences love to watch (“The Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Captain America 2,” etc.) continues to grow wider, which is why the ceremony is facing an identity crisis. Popular actors such as Scarlett Johansson and Chris Evans attend only as presenters, while a mega-hit franchise like “The Hunger Games” has yet to receive a single Oscar nomination. »

- Ramin Setoodeh

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Hans Zimmer Will Compose 'Aquaman', 'Wonder Woman' Themes

24 February 2015 10:02 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Back in November, we reported that composer Hans Zimmer will team up with Junkie Xl to provide the score for Warner Bros.' highly-anticipated DC Comics adaptation Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. With post-production currently under way, MTV caught up with Hans Zimmer on the Oscars red carpet, where he revealed that he hasn't quite begun work on the score yet. He also talked about providing the individual themes for incoming heroes such as Jason Momoa's Aquaman and Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman. Here's what he had to say, revealing that he already has a couple of ideas in mind for the entire Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice soundtrack:

"I have one day off and you guys have to go right to the unwritten score. No, I've got an idea. I've got a couple of ideas."

Last week, fans finally got their first glimpse at Jason Momoa's Aquaman, »

- MovieWeb

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Hans Zimmer Will Compose 'Aquaman', 'Wonder Woman' Themes

24 February 2015 10:02 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Back in November, we reported that composer Hans Zimmer will team up with Junkie Xl to provide the score for Warner Bros.' highly-anticipated DC Comics adaptation Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. With post-production currently under way, MTV caught up with Hans Zimmer on the Oscars red carpet, where he revealed that he hasn't quite begun work on the score yet. He also talked about providing the individual themes for incoming heroes such as Jason Momoa's Aquaman and Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman. Here's what he had to say, revealing that he already has a couple of ideas in mind for the entire Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice soundtrack:

"I have one day off and you guys have to go right to the unwritten score. No, I've got an idea. I've got a couple of ideas."

Last week, fans finally got their first glimpse at Jason Momoa's Aquaman, »

- MovieWeb

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Zimmer, Robbie On "Batman" Music, Quinn

24 February 2015 9:01 AM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Having worked on both Chris Nolan's "The Dark Knight" trilogy and Zack Snyder's "Man of Steel," composer Hans Zimmer is understandably returning for Snyder's upcoming "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" which brings together Henry Cavill's Superman with a new take on Batman played by Ben Affleck.

With various films and shows involving multiple heroes and villains, one trick often used is to give each of the characters an individual theme to help differentiate them. Speaking at the Oscars on Sunday, Zimmer was asked by MTV if that was the plan:

"I’m trying, I’ll put it that way. We’re in early days. But yes, of course, ideally that’s what you want to do...I’ve got a couple of ideas."

Zimmer admits proper work has not yet begun on the film's score, which he is collaborating with Junkie Xl on. He was, however, »

- Garth Franklin

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