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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Update: The Wolverine 3 will be R-rated, with a totally new tone

The success of Deadpool has convinced 20th Century Fox to go all out for Hugh Jackman's last ride as Wolverine, creating an R-rated sequel to 2013's The Wolverine. The film will also take place in the future and have a 'western tone.'
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Captain America: Civil War is thrilling proof there's plenty of life left in superhero movies

The third phase of Marvel Studios' cinematic universe gets started in all the right ways with the surprisingly deep, wildly funny, and gloriously action-packed Captain America: Civil War.
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The search for a young Han Solo has ended

Hail, Caesar! actor Alden Ehrenreich has reportedly landed the coveted role of Han Solo in the upcoming Star Wars spinoff movie that will explore the famous scoundrel's early years.
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Seth MacFarlane’s next TV series promises to be out of this world

Seth MacFarlane will write, produce, and star in an upcoming science-fiction comedy series set aboard a space ship 300 years in the future, which will debut on FOX during the 2017-2018 television season.
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May the fourth be with you: All the best from Star Wars Day 2016

Check out the coolest moments from Star Wars Day 2016, including some big announcements, exciting easter eggs, and hilarious videos dedicated to the fans of the Star Wars series.
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New Mutants director reveals which characters will appear in his X-Men spinoff

The cast of mutant characters appearing in the upcoming X-Men spinoff movie The New Mutants has been revealed via Instagram by the film's director, The Fault In Our Stars filmmaker Josh Boone.
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Who would win a fight between Iron Man and Optimus Prime? Here's one answer

The latest episode of video webseries Super Power Beat Down investigates the potential winner of a brawl between armored Avenger hero Iron Man and the leader of the Autobots, Optimus Prime.
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The red-band trailer for Bad Moms takes motherhood to some raunchy places

The upcoming Bad Moms has a pair of new trailers -- including a red-band version that definitely earns its R rating -- that offer a peek at how irreverent motherhood can get. The comedy stars Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn…
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The director of The Flash just left the movie

The Flash writer/director Seth Grahame-Smith has cited "creative differences" with the studio as his reason for departing the Warner Bros. Pictures superhero movie, due to hit theaters in 2018.
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Box office hits and misses: The Jungle Book roars while Keanu purrs to third-place finish

The Key & Peele duo's new comedy Keanu had the best weekend of this week's new releases, but it was Disney's live-action remake of The Jungle Book that dominated the box office once again.
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The Nice Guys gets a retro, nostalgia-inducing trailer

The latest trailer for Shane Black's odd-couple action movie The Nice Guys serves up a retro preview of the film that would be right at home in its '70s-era setting, courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.
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Netflix makes it official with Jon Bernthal’s Punisher spinoff series

Jon Bernthal will reprise his celebrated role in Daredevil's second season as The Punisher for an upcoming spinoff series featuring his gun-toting vigilante, which will debut on Netflix at a later date.