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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'The Batman' needs a new director after star Ben Affleck steps down

The hits keep coming for Warner Bros. Pictures' superhero franchises, as Ben Affleck has confirmed he'll no longer direct the upcoming solo movie The Batman, but will stay on as star and producer.
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The 'Godzilla' sequel just added a monster-fighting 'Stranger Things' star

The first cast member to join the upcoming Godzilla: King of the Monsters is Stranger Things actress Millie Bobby Brown, who played the series' psychokinetic heroine. The film is scheduled to arrive March 22, 2019.
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Box office hits and misses: ‘Split’ wins again, Resident Evil franchise nears $1B

M. Night Shyamalan's split-personality thriller won the weekend, but the conclusion to the Resident Evil franchise also made news by bringing the action-horror franchise closer to the $1 billion mark collectively.
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Who can make ‘Willy Wonka’ more weird? Michael Bolton in new Honest Trailer

If you've ever wondered what it would sound like if Michael Bolton provided musical narration for Gene Wilder's 1971 classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, you finally have your answer.
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'Resident Evil: The Final Chapter' is a fitting end to a fun, but flawed series

Milla Jovavich's final adventure as Resident Evil action hero brings the franchise to a fitting but somewhat underwhelming end in The Final Chapter.
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Josh Gad ambushed Daisy Ridley to get 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' details

Frozen and Pixels actor Josh Gad ambushed his co-star on the upcoming Murder on the Orient Express movie, Daisy Ridley, to try to get some details on the next installment of the Star Wars saga, The Last Jedi.
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'The Flash' is getting a total rewrite while the studio looks for a new director

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword screenwriter Joby Harold is rewriting the script for The Flash movie while the film is currently on hold due to the departure of its director, Rick Famuyiwa, due to creative differences.
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Emmy-winning actress, feminist icon Mary Tyler Moore has died at age 80

Mary Tyler Moore, the Emmy-winning star of 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' and Academy Award nominee for her performance in 1980's Ordinary People, has died at the age of 80 after complications from pneumonia.
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James Gunn posts live recording of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' score

Star Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, and the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy return to the big screen next year in Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Here's everything we know about the sequel to the 2014…
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Sci-fi drama 'Arrival' set to return to theaters, thanks to 8 Oscar nominations

Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi drama Arrival will return for a second theatrical run after the film received eight Academy Award nominations, including a nomination as the year's best film.
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Academy Award nominees: ‘La La Land’ ties all-time record for Oscar nominations

This year's list of Academy Award nominees featured an impressive 14 nods to Whiplash director Damian Chazelle's modern musical La La Land, which tied the all-time record for nominations.
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He’s back! James Cameron to team with ‘Deadpool’ director on new ‘Terminator’

The original Terminator director James Cameron will reportedly partner with Deadpool director Tim Miller for an upcoming new installment of the sci-fi action franchise he started in 1984.