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The Mummy (Movie Review)

PLOT: After disturbing the tomb of an evil Egyptian princess, a man finds himself cursed to be a vessel for Set, the god of chaos. REVIEW: Universal's first attempt at relaunching their classic monsters series (Dark Universe, is what it's being called) is Alex Kurtzman's THE MUMMY, a messy, confusing, and only occasionally entertaining hodgepodge of action movie,...
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06.10.2017
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Blumhouse may enter the Dark Universe, Jolie and The Rock still rumored

I think I've made it pretty clear in the articles I've written about THE MUMMY that my hype levels for the upcoming film and for Universal's "Dark Universe" of monster movie reboots is through the roof. 2017 has been an awful year for me so far, and THE MUMMY is one of the movies I'm most looking forward to in hopes that it will provide some solid...
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05.31.2017
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Javier Bardem confirms he's in talks to play Frankenstein's Monster

Universal's upcoming reboot of THE MUMMY is meant to open the doors to "a new world of gods and monsters", a cinematic universe that will see classic monsters and villains like the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Wolf Man, and Frankenstein's Monster crossing paths over the course of multiple films. THE MUMMY will contain hints of what's to come - the film features an...
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05.22.2017
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Bill Condon in talks to direct the Bride of Frankenstein reboot

Producer Chris Morgan, who is overseeing the creation of the Universal Monsters Cinematic Universe with Alex Kurtzman, has said he doesn't know which Universal Monsters reboot the studio will greenlight to be the second entry in the series, following the June 9th release of THE MUMMY . There are plenty of options to choose from - THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON, THE WOLF MAN,...
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04.14.2017
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Screenwriter David Koepp discusses the Bride of Frankenstein remake

Universal has been flirting with the idea of remaking the 1935 classic BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN for over twenty years, and as the decades have gone by several drafts of the script have been written, including one by INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE author Anne Rice. Now that the studio is rebooting all of its popular monster properties to create the Universal Monsters Cinematic Universe,...
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10.26.2016
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The F*ckin Black Sheep: Stir of Echoes (1999)

THE BLACK SHEEP is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATH. We’re hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Dig in! Stir of Echoes (1999) Directed by David Koepp “It’s...
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05.12.2016
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Angelina Jolie might direct Bride of Frankenstein; David Koepp to pen script

A few weeks ago we let you know Universal was looking at Angelina Jolie to star in their BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN remake, which will be part of their impending Classic Monsters cinematic universe. Now, courtesy of Variety, it has come to light the studio is also hoping she'll direct the film.  Universal "wants to offer Angelina Jolie Pitt directing and starring gigs" in BRIDE OF...
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12.17.2015
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Sony taps David Koepp to adapt Sylvain Neuvel's The Themis Files

Sony has tapped David Koepp for the adaptation of Sylvain Neuvel's debut sci-fi novel THE THEMIS FILES, according to Deadline. Koepp, who has written his fair share of tentpole films, wrote the first two JURASSIC PARK films, as well as the excellent STIR OF ECHOES, MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE, and the first Sam Raimi SPIDER-MAN, so it's a safe bet he's up for the task of...
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02.11.2015
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Kill of the Day: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

Alright guys and gals, I've got a good one for you today! I've always been a big fan of the JURASSIC PARK franchise. Huge fan actually. Some people hate on THE LOST WORLD but I dug it yo! THE LOST WORLD is actually where today's Kill of the Day comes from! In my opinion the second film in the franchise has one of the best death scenes of the franchise. Yeah, you guys know which one I'm...
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01.20.2014
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Review: Jurassic Park 3D

PLOT: A tour of a state-of-the-art theme park featuring living, breathing dinosaurs goes awry when the park is sabotaged from within and the creatures are let loose. REVIEW: I’m not often prone to exaggeration, at least not in movie reviews, but it isn’t a stretch to say that seeing JURASSIC PARK 3D in the theater after all this time made me feel like a kid again. The...
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04.05.2013
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