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Mel Gibson’s return

July 29, 2016 16:30:22 Posted at July 29, 2016 16:30:22
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Are you ready for Mel Gibson to come back? No? Me either. But he is. His first film as a director since Apocalypto ten years ago is coming out this fall, with a splashy Venice Film Festival debut and an Oscar-friendly November release date. Full Story

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The Chris Evans Wheel of Fortune

July 29, 2016 15:28:42 Posted at July 29, 2016 15:28:42
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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WENN

It’s time once again to play everyone’s favorite game—Chris Evans Wheel of Fortune! With a spin of the wheel we’ll determine if Chris Evans’ next movie will be another Snowpiercer, or will it be a chance to make another godawful movie like Playing It Cool Full Story

James McAvoy’s personalities

July 28, 2016 16:14:54 Posted at July 28, 2016 16:14:54
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Sarah messaged me yesterday about the new trailer for M Night Shyamalan’s Split starring James McAvoy, commenting that James looks amazing in the movie. I immediately told her that I wanted to write the article because I love James McAvoy, especially if he “looks amazing”. Full Story

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John Cho’s “beacon”

July 28, 2016 14:12:21 Posted at July 28, 2016 14:12:21
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Fortunata/ Wylde/ Splash News

I’m excited. John Cho has never been the first post since I started this blog a long time ago. But here’s John Cho in New York yesterday continuing to promote Star Trek Beyond. He’s been in every one of the (new) Star Trek movies. Full Story

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Teresa Palmer in Lights Out

July 27, 2016 15:27:56 Posted at July 27, 2016 15:27:56
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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FameFlynet, Todd Williamson/ MTV1415/ Getty Images

The dearth of good blockbusters this summer has left the cinematic landscape wide open for smaller films to rise to the top—call it the Summer of the Sleeper Hit. Movies like The Shallows, The Purge: Election Year, and Lights Out have all done well in a wide-open market, and The Conjuring 2 has rather quietly become one of the most successful movies of the summer. Full Story

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TIFF 2016: The Return

July 27, 2016 14:53:13 Posted at July 27, 2016 14:53:13
Sarah Posted by Sarah

Yesterday the Toronto International Film Festival announced the first slate of films that will screen during the festival, from September 8-18. This is only the first wave of titles, and TIFF 2016 is already a doozy. I don’t even know where to begin sorting out the schedule. I guess with the opening night film which is The Magnificent Seven remake starring Denzel Washington Full Story

Chris Pine in Star Trek Beyond

July 26, 2016 17:44:41 Posted at July 26, 2016 17:44:41
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Gary Miller/ Getty Images

Here’s a fun surprise—a movie that was not really on my radar, Star Trek Beyond, turned out to be the most fun and well-made summer action movie since Captain America: Civil War. In 2009, JJ Abrams rebooted Star Trek, but his heavily Star Wars-influenced take on the material displeased classic Trek fans (they’ve asked not to be called Trekkies anymore). Full Story

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“Joker doesn’t take selfies”

July 26, 2016 14:42:52 Posted at July 26, 2016 14:42:52
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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FameFlynet, Splash News

Suicide Squad comes out a week Friday. So the press will keep building and building after the team’s showing at Comic-Con. Yesterday Jared Leto Instagrammed a new photo of himself in character as the Joker. I checked it this morning. Note the third comment, repeated:  Full Story

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