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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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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The first trailer for Money Monster takes George Clooney hostage 2:42

George Clooney is a television stock guru taken hostage by an angry investor in the first trailer for Money Monster, the upcoming drama co-starring Jack O'Connell and Julia Roberts and directed by Jodie Foster.
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David Bowie might have had a cameo in Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

David Bowie was being courted for a cameo role in Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, according to writer/director James Gunn, who posted a heartfelt statement about the musician's passing.
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The director of Creed will helm Marvel's Black Panther movie

Marvel Studios' upcoming Black Panther movie will be directed by Creed filmmaker Ryan Coogler, with the superhero movie scheduled to hit theaters in 2018 as one of Marvel's "Phase Three" films.
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Golden Globe highlights: Who won, who got snubbed, and what got everyone talking

This year's Golden Globe Awards ceremony offered a strong vote of support to The Revenant, but also included a fair share of surprising winners and conspicuous losers from the movie and television worlds.
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Box office hits and misses: Star Wars stays on top despite a tough challenge from The Revenant

With a huge, $38 million weekend, Leonardo DiCaprio's gritty western The Revenant came ever so close to ending the box-office reign of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but ultimately fell short of the top spot.
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Aaron Sorkin will give directing a try with high-stakes poker story Molly's Game

Molly Bloom's 2014 memoir about her path to hosting the world's most exclusive poker game will serve as the directorial debut for Oscar-winning writer Aaron Sorkin, who will write and direct the big-screen adaptation.