Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall is a full-time journalist, professional geek, proud dad, occasional photographer, indentured servant to incestuous cats, speedy talker, and obsessive story collector.
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Spartacus and Daredevil’s showrunner is the new director of Pacific Rim 2

Daredevil and Spartacus showrunner Steven S. DeKnight will make his feature directorial debut on the sequel to Pacific Rim, which is once again moving forward at Universal Pictures.
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Batman V. Superman is going even darker for an R-rated release

Although the theatrical cut of Zack Snyder's Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice will be rated PG-13, Warner Bros. Pictures is reportedly releasing an extra-violent, R-rated edition of the film, too.
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How Ex Machina built a better, beautiful, and utterly believable android

Alicia Vikander's artificially intelligent android, Ava, is at the heart of sci-fi thriller Ex Machina's Oscar-nominated visual effects, which blur the line between human and robot.
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Did Zack Snyder just post the first photo of The Flash costume from Justice League?

The costume that will be worn by The Flash in the upcoming Justice League movie appears to be in the background of a new photo posted by Batman v Superman director Zack Snyder from the set of the film.
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A Vikings actor landed the role of a young Liam Neeson in the Taken TV series

The Taken television series will reportedly feature Vikings actor Clive Standen as a younger version of Bryan Mills, the character played by Liam Neeson in the movie franchise, for the upcoming prequel series.
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Here’s your first look at Disney’s remake of Pete’s Dragon 1:39

Walt Disney Pictures has released the debut trailer for Pete's Dragon, the studio's upcoming remake of the 1977 all-ages film about an orphaned boy and his best friend, a dragon named Elliott.
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Box office hits and misses: Deadpool buries Risen and kills The Witch

The reign of Deadpool continued for another weekend as the "R"-rated comic book movie beat the faith-based drama Risen and the creepy horror film The Witch to stay atop the box-office rankings.
Home Theater

It's a new costume and chains for Daredevil in the latest Season 2 preview

Daredevil sports his new Season 2 costume and a set of heavy chains in the latest promotional teaser for the second season of the acclaimed Marvel and Netflix series starring Charlie Cox.
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John Wick: Chapter Two finally has a release date

Keanu Reeves' deadly assassin John Wick will return to the screen February 10, 2017, in a sequel that now has the official title John Wick: Chapter Two and is currently filming in New York.
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The buzz on Ant-Man and the Wasp is that Adam McKay will again help with the script

Anchorman and The Big Short writer Adam McKay has confirmed that he'll be involved with the script for Marvel Studios' Ant-Man and the Wasp after helping to pen the script for 2014's Ant-Man.
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The whole team is back in the first image from Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

The first, official teaser image for Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, features the original team back together, and is accompanied by the official cast list for the upcoming Marvel Studios sequel.
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Idris Elba makes his case for James Bond in the trailer for Bastille Day 2:33

Idris Elba plays a CIA agent out to foil a terrorist attack on French soil in the first trailer for Bastille Day, the upcoming action thriller that also stars Game of Thrones actor Richard Madden.