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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‘Ghostbusters’ reboot film might take a $70M loss, making a sequel less likely

A new report indicates that director Paul Feig's recent Ghostbusters reboot might end up losing $70 million for Sony Pictures, making a sequel less likely and refocusing the studio's attention on animated spinoffs.
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Amy Adams plays linguist who parleys with aliens in first trailer for ‘Arrival’

Amy Adams is a linguist tasked with making first contact with alien visitors in the first trailer for 'Arrival,' directed by Prisoners and Sicario filmmaker Denis Villenueve and co-starring Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker.
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‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ teaser trailer pits Alice against the apocalypse

Sony Pictures and Screen Gems have unleashed the first teaser trailer for Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, the concluding chapter of the long-running movie franchise based on Capcom's hit survival-horror games.
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Netflix releases full-length trailer for ‘Luke Cage,’ Marvel’s steel-skinned hero

Marvel Entertainment and Netflix have released the first full-length trailer for Luke Cage, the follow-up to Daredevil and Jessica Jones, and the third of four planned, live-action shows set in Marvel's cinematic universe.
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Box office hits and misses: ‘Suicide Squad’ slays the competition for record-breaking weekend

Bad reviews couldn't stop Warner Bros. Pictures' supervillain team-up movie Suicide Squad from breaking the August premiere record with a $135.1 million opening weekend, but can the film keep it up?
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Trailer for Netflix bull-riding documentary ‘Fearless’ will make you hold on tight

The trials and tribulations of professional bull riders in North and South America are the focus of the upcoming documentary Fearless. Netflix released the series' first trailer this week.
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Like Leto's lukewarm Joker, 'Suicide Squad' is more sad than scary

Warner Bros.' supervillain team-up movie 'Suicide Squad' doesn't turn the franchise around, but it doesn't kill DC's Extended Universe, either.
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ABC, Lucasfilm in talks to bring a Star Wars series to network TV

ABC and Lucasfilm are discussing the possibility of a live-action Star Wars television series, according ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey, who confirmed the longstanding rumor recently.
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‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ bringing a familiar Autobot to live-action franchise

Paramount Pictures has released the first image of Hot Rod, one of the new additions to the live-action Transformers universe,. he will debut in the upcoming Transformers: The Last Knight.
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‘Mr. Robot’ star Rami Malek joins Charlie Hunnam in remake of ‘Papillon’

Mr. Robot series star Rami Malek will reportedly co-star in the upcoming remake of the 1973 thriller Papillon, joining previously announced star Charlie Hunnam in the prison thriller.
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Willem Dafoe will give voice to a death god in the live-action ‘Death Note’ movie

The Boondock Saints actor Willem Dafoe has reportedly been added to the cast of the upcoming, live-action English-language adaptation of the Death Note manga series created by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata.