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Brie Larson is said to "shine" as the powerful hero
Captain Marvel is only a fortnight away and the first reactions have arrived from critics in the US who got to watch the film early.Unsurprisingly, it's another hit for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with those who have seen the movie calling it a ...
 
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Rotten Tomatoes needs to do something about this.
With weeks until its official release—and before early screenings for critics—sexist trolls are already flooding Captain Marvel's Rotten Tomatoes page with negative reviews."Larson has made it clear...men need not attend this movie," writes one."Larson's sexist and racist attitudes don't want me to spend money ...
 
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Cheers Tom
It looks like Tom Holland spoiled Avengers: Endgame last year before the release of Infinity War without even realizing it.In a resurfaced interview (via comicbook.com), Holland and co-star Benedict Cumberbatch were asked who messes up the most lines on set. Cumberbatch admitted that it was him and ...
 
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You only have three days to catch it.
The Japan Foundation Manila and Film Development Council of the Philippines team up this National Arts Month for Japan Film Week 2019. The three-day event, from February 19 to 21, is taking place at the Cinematheque Centre Manila and will feature several ...
 
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Quantum realm pointers and an enormous robot
Given the radio silence from anyone involved in actually making Avengers: Endgame—the odd crumb dropped by Samuel L Jackson aside—some of the best recent pointers we've had on where Endgame's likely to lead have come from the trickle of images of new toys leaked ...
 
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Details are scarce, but Vince Gilligan is returning to write and direct.
Last November, news broke that a mysterious Breaking Bad movie was in the works from the show's original creator Vince Gilligan. Though details were scarce, it was reported that, the film will follow Jesse Pinkman's "escape from Albuquerque following the bloody events of the series finale." ...
 
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They can't all be the MCU
Since the birth and subsequent cultural dominance of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, shared universes have become all the rage in movies, with studios competing to deliver the next MCU.It's far from easy, though, to build a universe that audiences will keep coming ...
 
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"I did y'all a favor!"
Will Smith famously turned down playing Neo in The Matrix—a decision that in hindsight sounds terrible.However, the actor has now opened up about why exactly he took the blue pill, and it's kind of understandable given how he remembers the directors' original pitch.In ...
 
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Have a romantic dinner planned for this year's holiday? Great. For the rest of us, here are some love stories to warm our cold, dead hearts.
Do you have plans for Valentine's Day? Are you going out to a romantic dinner with your significant other (or, maybe soon-to-be-for-real significant other?) Good for you. We're thrilled. As for the rest of us, who plan on skipping Valentine's Day out ...
 
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His Genie is here to haunt your dreams.
In the upcoming onslaught of live-action Disney movies, Dumbo might be this year's first, but it's Aladdin that has the highest expectations. With insane visuals and swelling orchestral versions of classic songs, this looks nothing like the Aladdin from your childhood. Instead, this looks something a lot more ...
 
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The two filmmakers offer their own explanations.
Erik Matti, the director behind BuyBust, On the Job, and Honor Thy Father, to name a few, shared "a plea for help" for the Filipino film industry on February 7, saying that "the state of our film industry, the business of it, is in a dire situation."Matti cites the ...
 
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The gamble that changed the face of cinema
In 1996, Marvel filed for bankruptcy. Yes, it's hard to believe that the company, with its multi-billion dollar cinematic franchise, came close to collapse.It struggled through the '90s and early '00s until the 2008 release of the first Marvel Cinematic Universe movie, Iron ...
 
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Marvel's latest film is set in the '90s, so the studio cooked up an old-school, Space Jam-style site.
Judging by the trailer for next month's Captain Marvel, Disney is having a lot of fun with the fact that the film is set in 1995: Its very first shot features Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) falling to Earth and crash landing directly into a Blockbuster ...
 
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The Russo Brothers are rumored to be pulling a Doctor Zhivago
Right now, the rumor mill around Avengers: Endgame is probably America's third or fourth most productive industry in terms of raw output. Some have been pretty useful; some have been very obviously wrong. However, there's one that nobody saw coming which actually makes a ...
 
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Not everything is what it seems
Marvel is known to pull some shady shit when it comes to trailers. A number of the scenes in the Avengers: Infinity War trailer weren't in the final film, and were simply used as misdirection to keep fans from figuring out the entire plot before it ...
 
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"I think just being in that kind of mind state caught up with me”
Michael B. Jordan has revealed that the experience of playing Killmonger in Black Panther led him to undertake therapy.The supervillain was reimagined for the movie as a disregarded son of Wakandan royalty who seeks to violently avenge his father’s death, topple T’Challa on the ...
 
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Two years after its premeire!
All eyes have been on director Mikhail Red since the release of the critically acclaimed Birdshot, which was awarded Best Picture in the Asian Future category at the 2016 Tokyo International Film Festival, aside from being the Philippines' submission to the 90th ...
 
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The Time Stone is at the center of everything
With the release of Avengers: Endgame just a few months away, Reddit fan theories have gone into overdrive.Not a lot of them hold up, but every now and again a Marvel sleuth stumbles upon something pretty convincing—as is the case with u/Schedonhardus take on Dr. Strange.We ...
 
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Olivia Colman's marvelous take on mad Queen Anne and the stirring story of literary forger Lee Israel kick off the year
We're now into the thick end of awards season, meaning 2019 has already served up some great cinema.Up for a string of gong is the Olivia Colman-fronted period drama for people who don't like period dramas, as well as the story of ...
 
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Bobby Pontillas directed the stunning and sentimental "One Small Step."
From the second she watches a rocket ship launch off into space, Luna dreams of becoming an astronaut. Supported by her father, a Chinese immigrant who repairs shoes for a living, she embarks on her dream of glow-in-the-dark galaxies, carton spaceships, and ...