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The JoBlo Movie Show Podcast: The Mummy, Spider-Man, the legacy of directors

Select your listening preference below: *The following podcast is Rated F for Foul Language* Welcome to the JoBlo Movie Show Podcast! Join hosts Paul Shirey (Editor-in-Chief,, Chris Bumbray ( film critic), and Sean Wist ( news/video editor) as they discuss all the latest and greatest (and not so greatest) things about film and...
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X-Men: Days of Future Past led to Universal completely redesigning The Mummy

With so many movies in development at once at any given time, it's only inevitable that certain elements may unintentionally (or not) mimic each other. This happened to be the case when Universal Pictures was developing THE MUMMY, the first of their planned Universal Monsters shared-universe. Originally the Mummy was planned to be male and the production team had arrived at a design...
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Check out more stunts and action in the featurette for The Mummy

The first trailer for Universal's THE MUMMY hit earlier today and has, so far, garnered some pretty mixed reactions. I could probably just sum them all up with the title, Mummy: Impossible feat. The Enchantress, and you'd get the idea. The trailer's focus is on action and Tom Cruise doing what he does best. The following featurette doesn't aim to deviate from that,...
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New trailer for The Mummy hits, plus details on the film from Alex Kurtzman!

The classic Universal Monsters have always had a special place in my heart. DRACULA, THE WOLF MAN, THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON and THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, all of these iconic images haunted my childhood in the best of ways. So when it was rumored that we would be getting a brand new franchise to bring all the classics together, I was equally excited, and perhaps a whole lot...
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Get your first look at The Mummy in trailer sneak peek & poster

The trend with modern movies is that before you can see a full trailer for the film you must watch a teaser for the trailer. This gives you a good 15 seconds of footage and is supposed to get you ramped up for the trailer, which is already a tease for the full movie. It’s an experiment in INCEPTION becoming real, and I normally don’t condone it. But in the case of THE MUMMY...
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Exclusive: Jon Spaihts talks Universal's monster cinematic universe

We've seen some gnarly set-pics from the upcoming Mummy reboot starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella and while information on the upcoming flick is scarce, writer Jon Spaihts was kind enough to give a little insight into Universal's Monster Cinematic Universe. Our own Walkuski shared a few words with the writer regarding THE MUMMY, VAN HELSING, and the...
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JoBlo Movie Trivia Quiz: Universal Monsters

Welcome to JoBlo's Horrifying Movie Trivia Quizzes! Consisting of Dracula, The Mummy, Frankenstein's Monster, The Creature from the Black Lagoon and more, Universal's Monster series is one of the oldest (and best) horror franchises in movie history. Even today, many decades after they first debuted on our screens, the Universal Monsters are still among us and are even due to...
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Bryan Fuller reveals new Star Trek series title and teaser (Comic Con 2016)

Comic Con saw a lot of retrospectives and celebrations yesterday including the monemental 50th anniversary of Gene Roddenberry 's Star Trek. Last Wednesday saw the world premiere of STAR TREK BEYOND outside of the San Diego Convention Center and today held a celebratory panel for all of the Trek franchises. In attendance for the panel were Scott Bakula (Star Trek: Enterprise),...
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Movie in a Nutshell: Star Trek Into Darkness

We give you the nuts and bolts of J.J. Abrams last Star Trek film, STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, starring Chris Pine , Zachary Quinto , Benedict Cumberbatch (Khaaaan!), Zoe Saldana, John Cho , Karl Urban , Bruce Greenwood , Leonard Nimoy , and Anton Yelchin , breaking it down to its bare bones in order to get you caught up for STAR TREK BEYOND.
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Easter Egg Countdown: Star Trek (2009) Video

This week sees the release of Star Trek Beyond, the third installment of the newly rebooted franchise from director Justin Lin and starring Chris Pine , Idris Elba , Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto , Simon Pegg , Karl Urban , John Cho , and Anton Yelchin . For this episode of Easter Egg Countdown, we take a look at JJ Abrams 2009 kickoff to the new series with Star Trek! Beam up...
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Javier Bardem in talks to become Frankenstein for Universal's Monster-verse

Universal is aiming to go big or go home with the casting of their Classic Monster-verse. First they locked up Tom Cruise for THE MUMMY . They've been chasing after Angelina Jolie to get involved with THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN. They secured Johnny Depp to play the Invisible Man . Russell Crowe is going to be their Dr. Jekyll AND Mr. Hyde . They're hoping to lure...
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Sofia Boutella is all wrapped up in new Mummy photos

A wise man once said, “Twas beauty that killed the beast.” At least I think it was a wise man. Could’ve been someone else. Either way, I think when it comes to these new THE MUMMY photos of Sofia Boutella as the ancient baddie the line should be “beauty is the beast.” A litany of new photos from Coming Soon put Boutella front and center as an...
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