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Hollywood premiere of Doctor Strange last night. The movie opens in the UK October 25 and in North America November 4 and some project that it could bring in as much as $75 million its first weekend. Full reviews are embargoed until Sunday but early reactions were mostly positive with critics impressed by the visual effects. Full Story
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See the corny sh-t I did there? Mark Zuckerberg has been building an AI for his home. Kinda like Tony Stark has a Jarvis. Or had a Jarvis. I have very mixed feelings about AI. I mean, sure, what happens when they get real and turn on you one day? Or, worse yet, break up with you for your best friend? But, sh-t, think of the convenience. Full Story
RDJ and Nic “True Detective” Pizzolatto are working together on a project for HBO. Is it a series or a TV movie? No idea. Will it be the Perry Mason update RDJ and Susan Downey have been developing for the last million years? Who knows. All that is known is that RDJ and Pizzolatto are collaborating for HBO on something in which RDJ will star and Pizzolatto will write, and it isn’t True Detective season 3. Full Story
Robert Downey Jr. helps promote a Sorkin master class. Not sure why. What am I missing here? Is it because they are repped by the same PR company? Hope Sorkin covers the first rule of walk-and-talks in his @MasterClass: watch where you’re going! #AaronSorkin #TheWestWing (Take a peek at masterclass.com/as) Full Story
In an interview with The Guardian, screenwriter David Franzoni (best known for co-writing Gladiator) talked up a film he’s writing about the Persian poet and scholar Rumi, one of the most often translated and widely read poets in history. He’s sometimes called the “Shakespeare of the Middle East” which is backwards because he precedes Shakespeare by a few centuries. Full Story