Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall is a full-time journalist, professional geek, occasional photographer, indentured servant to incestuous cats, unwilling party host, speedy talker, and obsessive story collector.
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Here’s the first footage from the Wonder Woman movie

The first footage from the upcoming Warner Bros. Pictures movie Wonder Woman debuted this week during a television special on The CW, featuring star Gal Gadot in action as the iconic DC Comics superheroine.
Movies & TV

Move over Batman V. Superman, the new Suicide Squad trailer has arrived 2:32

Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody serves as the musical accompaniment to the latest trailer for Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming supervillain team-up movie Suicide Squad, directed by Fury's David Ayer.
Movies & TV

Idris Elba confirmed to play The Gunslinger in The Dark Tower movie

The upcoming big-screen adaptation of Stephen King's saga, The Dark Tower, will feature Idris Elba as The Gunslinger, Roland Deschain. It's also rumored that he'll square off against Matthew McConaughey as the story's villain.
Movies & TV

Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly to star in Laurel and Hardy biopic

Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy will be portrayed by Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly, respectively, in an upcoming biopic of the legendary comedy duo directed by Filth filmmaker Jon S. Baird and produced by BBC Films.
Movies & TV

The Deadpool movie gets banned in China

Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool movie won't be screened in Chinese theaters due to its raunchy, violent content, according to a new report on the "R"-rated film's impending release next month.
Cars

Christian Bale drops out of Enzo Ferrari biopic

Oscar-winning actor Christian Bale has reportedly departed Michael Mann's upcoming biopic of Italian race driver and Ferrari founder Enzo Ferrari, citing concerns over the weight he'd have to gain for the role.
Movies & TV

Box office hits and misses: Ride Along 2 dethrones Star Wars to win the weekend

Star Wars: The Force Awakens ended its run atop the box-office rankings after four weeks thanks to a big opening weekend for Ice Cube and Kevin Hart's odd-couple comedy sequel, Ride Along 2.
Movies & TV

It’s punk rockers vs. Patrick Stewart’s neo-Nazis in the first Green Room trailer 1:03

Patrick Stewart plays the leader of a group of white supremacists hunting the members of a punk band who were unlucky enough to witness a vicious murder and now must fight for their lives.
Movies & TV

Here's the first trailer for 10 Cloverfield Lane, but is it really a sequel to Cloverfield?

Reports of a Cloverfield sequel in the works appear to have been confirmed by the new trailer for 10 Cloverfield Lane, a film with a mysterious connection to the 2008 found-footage monster movie.
Movies & TV

Oscar nominations: The Revenant leads the pack, but Mad Max: Fury Road is a contender

The Revenant looks like a favorite to take home multiple Academy Awards this year, but the Oscar nominations revealed today also include quite a few surprises among the nominees and snubs alike.
Movies & TV

Die Hard and Harry Potter actor Alan Rickman dies at age 69

Die Hard villain and Harry Potter franchise actor Alan Rickman, best known for a wide range of iconic roles on stage and screen, has died of cancer at age 69, according to his family.
Movies & TV

The second trailer for The Witch just might be scarier than the first 1:22

The second trailer for the upcoming horror movie The Witch may have done what no one thought possible: Offered an even more terrifying preview of Robert Eggers' story of horrors and paranoia in 17th-century New England.