Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall is a full-time journalist, professional geek, proud dad, occasional photographer, indentured servant to incestuous cats, speedy talker, and obsessive story collector.
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'Mythbusters' Build Team is back in the first trailer for 'White Rabbit Project'

Former Mythbusters castmates Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara are back in investigative action in the first trailer for the upcoming Netflix series White Rabbit Project.
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‘Emerald City’ trailer imagines Oz through the eyes of ‘The Cell’ director

The Cell and Mirror Mirror director Tarsem Singh reimagines L. Frank Baum's fantastic world of The Wizard of Oz in the first trailer for Emerald City, the upcoming, 10-episode series debuting in January.
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Box office hits and misses: Disney’s ‘Moana’ sails to huge, five-day holiday weekend

Disney's animated Polynesian adventure 'Moana' raked in an impressive $81.1 million over the five-day Thanksgiving weekend, knocking 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' out of the top spot.
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Martin Scorsese's long-awaited 'Silence' finally has its first trailer

The first trailer for Martin Scorsese's adaptation of the 17th century drama Silence casts Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver as a pair of Jesuit priests sent to locate their mentor in Japan, only to face persecution and danger.
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There can be only one: 'John Wick' co-director hired for 'Highlander' reboot

John Wick co-director Chad Stahelski has reportedly been hired to direct the upcoming reboot of the Highlander film franchise, which began with the 1986 sci-fi action film that starred Christopher Lambert.
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Return to Arrakis: Legendary picks up rights to ‘Dune’ movie and TV adaptations

Legendary Entertainment has acquired the movie and television rights to Frank Herbert's acclaimed sci-fi literary saga, Dune. There's no timetable on when the studio will begin work on its first Dune-related project.
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First photos from 'Pacific Rim: Maelstrom' set feature Star Wars actor

The first photos from the set of Pacific Rim: Maelstrom have found their way online, and they feature Star Wars: The Force Awakens star John Boyega navigating a messy urban landscape.
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Director to go from commercials to feature-length films with 'Mortal Kombat' reboot

An award-winning commercial director who's no stranger to video games has reportedly been hired to direct the upcoming reboot of the Mortal Kombat movie franchise, which is based on the hit fighting game franchise.
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‘John Wick’ co-director David Leitch takes the helm of 2018’s ‘Deadpool’ sequel

The Deadpool sequel has found its director. A new report indicates that 20th Century Fox has agreed to bring on John Wick co-director David Leitch as the film's new director after the departure of Tim Miller, who directed the first film.
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The Han Solo movie just added a major 'Game of Thrones' cast member

Game of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke has joined the cast of Disney and Lucasfilm's upcoming, still-untitled Han Solo movie in an unidentified role, according to an official announcement on the Star Wars website.
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Box office hits and misses: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ claws past ‘Doctor Strange’

Marvel's Doctor Strange had its two-week reign at the top of the box-office charts ended by J.K. Rowling's wizarding world, with director David Yates' Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them enjoying an impressive $75 million opening…
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A present for 'Doctor Who' fans: 2016 'Christmas Special' will get 2 nights in theaters

Doctor Who is headed to the big screen for a two-night run of this year's Christmas Special in the days following its December 25 premiere on BBC America. A pair of behind-the-scenes features will accompany the screenings.