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Rihanna in pink

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 18, 2017 19:43:02 July 18, 2017 19:43:02
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I went to the movies last weekend and there was a preview for Valerian before it started. It was mostly Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan talking, not very compellingly to be honest, about why people should go see it. And then something about how Valerian is Star Wars before Star Wars, what? I just googled. Full Story

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Enter The Room

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 18, 2017 15:17:30 July 18, 2017 15:17:30

I’ll never forget the first time I saw The Room, arguably the worst movie ever made. (It’s up against Manos: The Hands of Fate, a spectacularly bad movie.) I was in college and a friend was talking about this terrible movie playing at a theater in Fairfax, going on and on about how bad it was. Full Story

Blade Runner at war

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 17, 2017 16:48:05 July 17, 2017 16:48:05

A new trailer for Blade Runner 2049 has just been released, and in case you’re wondering, yes this movie continues to look f*cking awesome. (Blade Runner is at Comic-Con on Saturday, so we might be getting even more to look at soon.) This trailer shows more of Jared Leto Full Story

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Star Wars Family

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 17, 2017 13:58:19 July 17, 2017 13:58:19
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This past weekend was Disney biennial fan convention, D23, and among the many things they showed off—they see Universal’s Harry Potter Land and will raise you Avatar Land, Star Wars Land, and Marvel Land—was Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Star Wars is not expected to be among Disney’s Hall H panels at Comic-Con this week, so this is all we’re getting from Rey & Co. Full Story

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I wish I never saw Wish Upon

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 13, 2017 17:19:08 July 13, 2017 17:19:08
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The first thing you need to know about Wish Upon, is that there is a Very Good Dog called Max and SOMETHING BAD HAPPENS. The second thing you need to know is that Wish Upon isn’t remotely good enough to justify it. The third thing you need to know is that Ryan Phillippe Full Story

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Gimme Black Panther NOW

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 12, 2017 18:30:27 July 12, 2017 18:30:27

Continuing the pre-Comic-Con warm-up is Black Panther, which covers Entertainment Weekly’s special issue. We’ve seen the trailer, and now we have a trove of photos to scan in detail, including T’Challa’s family—his mother, Ramonda, is played by ANGELA BASSET Full Story

Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle In Time

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 12, 2017 16:18:13 July 12, 2017 16:18:13

We’re about to get hit with a deluge of new movie stuff, with Disney’s biennial fan convention, D23, taking place this weekend, and then Comic-Con the weekend after. As a warm up, Entertainment Weekly has some first-look features in their Comic-Con issue, including Ava DuVernay Full Story

Disney’s Aladdin Dilemma

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 11, 2017 16:49:38 July 11, 2017 16:49:38

Disney’s live-action conversion machine rolls on, with the next project up for conversion being Aladdin. The beloved musical is being directed by Guy Ritchie, which sounds like a nightmare. And it’s already proving challenging as a massive worldwide casting search for Aladdin has yielded no results, and production has been pushed back from July to August. Full Story