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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Watch Mark Hamill's 1984 introduction to the Star Wars premiere on TV

A tuxedoed Mark Hamill introduces Star Wars and offers a glimpse of its fans and creator in a video of the actor's introduction to the 1984 television premiere of the sci-fi blockbuster.
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Fargo’s Rachel Keller will play a lead role in the X-Men spinoff TV series

Fargo actress Rachel Keller has reportedly joined the cast of the upcoming X-Men spinoff series on FX, Legion, and is expected to play a lead role as an unidentified woman with powerful mutant abilities.
Home Theater

Voltron reboot and Guillermo Del Toro-helmed series coming to Netflix

DreamWorks Animation is working on on a reboot of the '80s series Voltron and a new, animated series from director Guillermo del Toro that will premiere on Netflix later this year.
Home Theater

Will Daredevil challenge Batman V. Superman for the same premiere weekend?

An unconfirmed report indicates that Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice could share a release date with the second season of Marvel's critically acclaimed Daredevil series on Netflix.
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Michael Bay confirms he’ll direct Transformers 5 and reveals TMNT 2 villain

Transformers franchise director Michael Bay has confirmed he'll direct the upcoming fifth installment of the franchise and revealed a new villain debuting in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles sequel.
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Vin Diesel’s sequel to xXx might have just added Tony Jaa and Jet Li

The upcoming third installment of the xXx franchise that will have Vin Diesel reprise his role as secret agent Xander Cage has reportedly added action stars Tony Jaa and Jet Li to its cast.
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Box office hits and misses: Star Wars becomes 2015’s biggest movie

J.J. Abrams' Star Wars sequel continued its record-breaking run with a massive third weekend in theaters that propelled it past Jurassic World to the top of 2015's domestic releases.
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now Disney’s most successful film of all time in the US

With more than $629 million domestically, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has moved past superhero blockbuster The Avengers to become the highest-grossing film of all time in U.S. theaters for The Walt Disney Company.
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George Lucas apologizes for calling Disney ‘white slavers’ in Star Wars interview

Admitting that he used an "inappropriate analogy," George Lucas apologized for comparing The Walt Disney Company to "white slavers" during a recent interview in which he was asked about the 2012 sale of Lucasfilm.
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Here’s when you’ll get your first look at footage from Wonder Woman

We'll get our first look at Wonder Woman in action in her upcoming solo movie when The CW debuts a sneak peek of that film and a new trailer for Suicide Squad next month on January 19.
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Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq gets February premiere on Amazon Prime

Chi-Raq, director Spike Lee's modern spin on the classic Greek comedy Lysistrata, will be available to watch free for Amazon Prime subscribers on February 4, according to Amazon Studios.
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We just got more info about the Ghostbusters reboot’s new villains

Check out a new photo from Paul Feig's upcoming reboot of Ghostbusters, which is set to feature an all-female team of paranormal investigators fighting spectral criminals around New York City.