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Lionsgate films featuring DTS:X surround sound are coming this fall

New surround sound technologies don't do much good if movies don't actually make use of them, so it's good to hear that Lionsgate will be releasing several of its upcoming films with support for DTS:X surround sound in theaters.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel actress Lea Seydoux in talks for Gambit movie

The Grand Budapest Hotel actress Lea Seydoux, who will next appear in the James Bond movie S.P.E.C.T.R.E., has reportedly been offered the female lead in the upcoming X-Men spinoff movie Gambit.

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Olivia Munn gets her kicks on in new X-Men: Apocalypse training video

There's some impressive footwork to be seen in a new training video posted by Olivia Munn that features her getting into shape for her role as the telepathic ninja Psylocke in X-Men: Apocalypse.

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Universal breaks the international box-office record with four months to go in the year

Universal Pictures has earned more than $3.78 billion internationally this year on the strength of films like Furious 7 and Jurassic World, breaking the record for worldwide box-office grosses.

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Netflix gets the upper hand in Japan from telecom giant SoftBank

Ahead of its September 2 release in Japan, Netflix has partnered with major telecom SoftBank. The new deal means that SoftBank customers will be able to sign up and pay for Netflix directly through their SoftBank account.

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Fear the Walking Dead sets all-time cable ratings record with series launch

Zombies reasserted their dominance on Sunday night. The first episode of Fear the Walking Dead, The Walking Dead's sister series, pulled in 10.1 million viewers, according to Nielsen estimates.

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Star Wars: Rogue One will use CGI to recreate the late Peter Cushing’s role

Rather than recast the role of Grand Moff Tarkin for the upcoming Star Wars: Rogue One anthology film, Disney and Lucasfilm will recreate the long-deceased actor using state-of-the-art CGI.

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Jon Stewart kicks off retirement in bizarre fashion as WWE SummerSlam host

Jon Stewart added some excitement while hosting WWE's SummerSlam event in New York City on Sunday. In his first hosting gig since retiring from The Daily Show, he hit John Cena with a folding chair.

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Vin Diesel to return as Xander Cage in third xXx film

Vin Diesel is following up Fast and Furious 7 by trying to resurrect the xXx franchise. The third film in the series (and Xander Cage's second) is set to begin shooting in December in the Phillipines

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What did the Full House cast think of the unauthorized Lifetime movie? ‘So bad’

Full House cast members who tuned in for Lifetime's unauthorized story about the '80s/'90s sitcom weighed in, and their reviews of the TV movie were largely negative. It was, however, good publicity for the Netflix sequel series, Fuller House.

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CBS announces guests for first week of Late Show with Stephen Colbert

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is set to usher in a new era on September 8, 2015. This morning, CBS let us know who'll be joining the new host as he he says goodbye to political satire and hello to lae

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Is Nintendo considering movie projects again?

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto told investors that the company is "looking at things like movies in the future" after nearly three decades of avoiding big-screen projects featuring its characters.

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TV Networks look at more product placement to counteract ad skipping

Networks are considering new ways to integrate ads into television shows that would help account for those who try to skip commercials, with an effort to be a little bit more creative than the standard product placement.

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It’s chainsaw time in the new trailer for Ash vs. Evil Dead

Aging demon-fighter Ashley J. Williams gets his boomstick (and chainsaw) on in the new trailer for Ash vs. Evil Dead, the upcoming Starz series that picks up where Army of Darkness and the Evil Dead franchise left off.

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Box office hits and misses: Straight Outta Compton breaks records amid weekend flops

Straight Outta Compton and Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation led the weekend's box office while a trio of new movies failed to find success with spectacularly disappointing premieres.

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