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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Here's the speech Steven Spielberg gave Harvard University's graduating class

Steven Spielberg spoke to Harvard University's graduating class about the value of "character-defining moments" during a commencement speech he provided last week in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Here’s how Quicksilver’s awesome X-Men: Apocalypse rescue was created 1:24

Evan Peters' return as Quicksilver in X-Men: Apocalypse provides one of the film's coolest sequences, and now 20th Century Fox has released a behind-the-scenes video on the making of that sequence.
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Listen to Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's commentary while watching the Preacher premiere

Now that AMC's long-awaited Preacher series has premiered, the network is providing fans with a way to watch the first episode online with commentary from directors Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
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X-Men: Apocalypse doesn't change the game for superhero movies, but why should it?

It doesn't do anything too drastic or change the status quo, but X-Men: Apocalypse does deliver an exciting adventure that moves the franchise forward without abandoning what works.
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First trailer for ‘The Space Between Us’ teases a planet-hopping, sci-fi love story

In the first trailer for the sci-fi love story The Space Between Us, Ender's Game star Asa Butterfield plays a boy raised on Mars who risks his life to make a journey to Earth to meet the girl he loves but has never met.
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A record set by ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser just got broken

The first teaser trailer for Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast movie was viewed more than 91.8 million times in 24 hours, breaking the record for teasers set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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‘Oculus’ director reportedly in talks to helm new Halloween movie

Paranormal Activity studio Blumhouse Productions has announced plans to bring back Halloween writer, director, and composer John Carpenter as an executive producer on a new Halloween movie.
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Report: Warner Bros. pulls producer off superhero films after Batman v Superman disappoints

Longtime superhero movie producer Charles Roven has reportedly been shifted out of that role for future films on Warner Bros. Pictures' live-action superhero movie slate due to Batman V. Superman's disappointing performance.
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This video lets you bask in the amazing sound effects of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The sound effects of Star Wars: The Force Awakens get the supercut treatment in a new video that showcases why the film earned an Academy Award nomination for its impressive audio elements.
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Ewan McGregor is going to play two roles in the third season of Fargo

Star Wars and Trainspotting actor Ewan McGregor will play a pair of brothers in the third season of the award-winning anthology series Fargo, expected to begin filming later this year.
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Angry Birds is the number one movie in America, but not by much

Marvel Studios' Captain America: Civil War had its box-office reign ended by game-to-screen adaptation The Angry Birds Movie, which opened to the tune of a surprising $39 million in U.S. theaters.
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Preacher 101: Four things you might not know about AMC’s brutal new series

The roots of AMC's new series Preacher run deep in both the comic-book world and Hollywood, and here are some things you might not know about the show inspired by the controversial comic.