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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Aliens and explosions can't save 'Independence Day: Resurgence' from feeling like a stale remake

Another day, another sequel. Independence Day gets a reboot with Resurgence, and there are plenty of explosions, but does it live up to the promise of the original? We review Independence Day: Resurgence.
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The new trailer for ‘Inferno’ puts Tom Hanks on Dante’s trail

The latest trailer for Ron Howard's Inferno puts Tom Hanks' symbologist Robert Langdon on the trail of Dante while dealing with amnesia in the third installment of the Da Vinci Code franchise.
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‘Game of Thrones’ spoilers are coming from service aimed at tormenting fans

Got friends? Want to turn them into enemies? A new service called Spoiled lets you send Game of Thrones spoilers to people anonymously, ruining their enjoyment of the popular HBO series.
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Bueller? Bueller? A John Hughes classic finally gets the official soundtrack it deserves

Bueller? Bueller? John Hughes' 1986 film Ferris Bueller's Day Off will reportedly get an official soundtrack more than 30 years after it first hit theaters, and it's expected to hit shelves in September.
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Even Scorsese, Jagger weren’t enough to save HBO’s ‘Vinyl’

Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger's 1970s-era music-industry drama 'Vinyl' was canceled by HBO this week, just four months after the television series was renewed for a second season by the cable network.
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Wonder Woman just joined the ‘Supergirl’ TV series

Former Wonder Woman TV series star Lynda Carter will play the President of the United States in the upcoming second season of the Supergirl series on The CW, set to premiere in October.
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Breaking good: Bryan Cranston joins ‘Power Rangers’ cast as heroes’ mentor

The upcoming Power Rangers movie has added some serious star power in the form of Oscar nominee and six-time Emmy winner Bryan Cranston, who will play the superhero team's mentor, Zordon.
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CBS locks in its lineup for the fall with premiere dates for ‘MacGyver’ reboot, more

The premiere date for the 10th season of The Big Bang Theory and the debut of CBS' reboot of MacGyver are among the highlights from this year's fall schedule, announced by the network this week.
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WB reveals the ‘Justice League’ villain and Willem Dafoe’s mystery role

Batman and his DC Comics superhero teammates will face the powerful villain Steppenwolf in the upcoming Justice League movie directed by Zack Snyder, which hits theaters November 17, 2017.
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Rapace returning to space: Actress will reprise her 'Prometheus' role for 'Alien: Covenant'

Noomi Rapace will join her Prometheus co-star Michael Fassbender as she reprises her role from the 2012 film for Ridley Scott's upcoming sequel, Alien: Covenant, which hits theaters August 4, 2017.
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Check out the new Batmobile in Zack Snyder's 'Justice League'

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the official plot synopsis and title logo for its upcoming superhero team-up movie Justice League, as wellas the first image of the film's upgraded Batmobile.
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Flailing stateside, ‘Warcraft’ is crushing records worldwide

Warcraft has triumphed over negative reviews and a bad box-office performance in U.S. theaters to become the most successful video game movie of all time worldwide after just two weeks.