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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Another ’80s classic is getting the remake treatment … with a twist

Splash, the romantic comedy that launched the careers of director Ron Howard and star Tom Hanks, will get a remake with a fresh spin on the story, according to producer Brian Grazer.
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How Rhys Darby flew from Conchords to The X-Files, and Netflix’s new Voltron 0:44

This week, Dreamworks Animation introduces Voltron to a new generation in Voltron Legendary Defender, a Netflix It's anseries that combines cutting-edge animation, a refreshed and rebooted origin story, and an impressive cast of…
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Michael Bay reveals Bumblebee’s new look for ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’

Bumblebee's new look has been revealed by Transformers franchise filmmaker Michael Bay, offering a glimpse at how the character will appear in the upcoming sequel Transformers: The Last Knight.
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Box office hits and misses: X-Men’s big fall gives Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles a win

X-Men: Apocalypse took a sharp drop in its second week in theaters, allowing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows to win the weekend with an underwhelming $35 million debut.
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The remake of Stephen King’s ‘It’ just found its new Pennywise the Clown

The upcoming, two-part movie based on Stephen King's 'It' has cast a new actor to play Pennywise the Clown, with The Divergent Series: Allegiant actor Bill Skarsgard taking over the iconic role.
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‘Dope’ director Rick Famuyiwa catches ‘The Flash’

Dope director Rick Famuyiwa is reportedly attached to direct Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming superhero movie The Flash, replacing filmmaker Seth Grahame-Smith, who exited the project abruptly last month.
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Tom Clancy video game adaptation just landed Jake Gyllenhaal as producer and star

Oscar-nominated Brokeback Mountain actor Jake Gyllenhaal will produce and star in a big-screen adaptation of Ubisoft's hit urban survival game Tom Clancy's The Division, which is now looking for writers.
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Marvel has reportedly found its ‘Captain Marvel’ actress

Marvel Studios has reportedly entered early talks with Oscar-winning actress Brie Larson to star in its 2019 film Captain Marvel, featuring the powerful superhero Carol Danvers, scheduled for release in 2019.
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Latest Transformers: The Last Knight teaser reveals the return of an old nemesis

The upcoming Transformers: The Last Knight will bring back a well-known character from the franchise for the fifth installment of Michael Bay's blockbuster series, set to premiere in 2017.
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X-Men spinoff series Legion gets a full-season order and its first photo

Fargo creator Noah Hawley's X-Men spinoff series Legion has received a full-season order from FX Networks and released the first, official photo of series star Dan Stevens as David Haller.
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The first review of the Ghostbusters reboot comes from a familiar name

The Ghostbusters reboot is funnier and scarier than the original 1984 film, says that movie's co-writer and star, Dan Aykroyd, who also co-produced the upcoming film from director Paul Feig.