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Awfully Good: The Punisher (1989)

Did you enjoy Frank Castle on the second season of Netflix's DAREDEVIL? Here's another version of the character to give a shot…   The Punisher (1989)   Director: Mark Goldblatt Stars: Dolph Lundgren, Louis Gossett, Jr., Jeroen Krabbe   Having finished taking down the local mob, vigilante Frank Castle must...
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Review: Max

  PLOT: After returning home from Afghanistan, war dog Max is given to the family of his deceased handler. While still suffering from the after effects of the war, Max grows close to the angst-ridden younger brother of his former master, and a heartfelt friendship is born. REVIEW: The several canine actors who play Max in MAX deserved better material than this. So did the...
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Boaz Yakin shares what happened with his aborted Batman Beyond movie

With nine big screen movies featuring Batman released and a tenth debuting in next year's BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, it is always interesting to see what could have been and what never was. Once such story is that of BATMAN BEYOND. Back in 2000, when Darren Aronofsky was developing BATMAN: YEAR ONE, director Boaz Yakin was riding high on the success of REMEMBER THE...
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Animal lovers will undoubtedly melt for the trailer for Max the military dog

Now here's a flick for the MARLEY AND ME crowd! MAX tells the coming-of-age story about a young teen from a family dealing with loss, who finds friendship, comfort and adventure with the heroic military dog of his fallen brother, a United States Marine who served his country on the front lines of the war in Afghanistan. And if you think that pup in the vest isn't the cutest...
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Columbo movie starring Mark Ruffalo? Shut up and take my money!

Well, this just made my day. Recently screenwriter Gary Whitta (THE BOOK OF ELI, Gareth Edwards ' upcoming STAR WARS spinoff) has been talking about what a big screen version of the mystery television series Columbo might look like on his Twitter, and he thinks Mark Ruffalo would be excellent as the cigar chomping Lt. Columbo. Look at this man, how is this NOT the...
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G.I. Joe director Jon Chu could helm Now You See Me 2

It was just last week that I finally got around to watching NOW YOU SEE ME ; the movie that went on to surprise many with its box office take ($351 million worldwide) is getting the sequel treatment and the wheels are now in motion. Reports suggest that G.I. JOE: RETALIATION ‘s Jon Chu is now the frontrunner to direct NOW YOU SEE ME 2 after the first film's director,...
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Louis Leterrier is back to direct the sequel for Now You See Me

Right before NOW YOU SEE ME debuted in May, I was wondering if people would actually go out and see it. There were tons of spots on television but I didn't hear much talk from people actually wanting to go out to the theater to check it out. To my semi-surprise it did fairly well. I still didn't hear people talking about it. I think my Grandma said it was "a good one". I enjoy...
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Magician thriller Now You See Me with Woody Harrelson and Mark Ruffalo getting a sequel

This summer's surprise hit NOW YOU SEE ME is apparently getting a sequel, according to Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer, who says the pic is being "pencilled in" for a 2014 release. In a summer of underperformers (THE LONE RANGER, THE WOLVERINE, PACIFIC RIM), NOW YOU SEE ME has done well for itself, benefitting from a lower budget ($75 million) and a solid, yet affordable cast, making $115...
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Review: Now You See Me

PLOT: Four middling magicians ( Jesse Eisenberg , Isla Fisher , Woody Harrelson , & Dave Franco) are brought together by a mysterious benefactor. Now calling themselves The Four Horsemen, theyíre brought to the attention of Interpol and the FBI when, using magic, they manage to rob a bank in France while performing in Las Vegas. Now, a cynical, disbelieving FBI agent,...
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Exclusive 1:1 Interview with Now You See Me star Woody Harrelson!

Woody Harrelson has become one of my favorite actors over the years. Iíve admired his work in such films as NATURAL BORN KILLERS, THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT, ZOMBIELAND and way too many other great films to mention. In his latest flick, NOW YOU SEE ME, he plays a man with a certain power over others which comes in handy when you want to pull off an elaborate heist. Iíve been very...
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Exclusive 1:1 Interview with Now You See Me star Morgan Freeman!

A day before the junket for the new magic flick NOW YOU SEE ME, I found out that I would be interviewing Morgan Freeman on Skype. While the junket was held in New Orleans, he was back in Los Angeles. Iíve never spoken to this phenomenal actor before and to be honest, I was a bit terrified. Oftentimes doing an interview via Skype or anything of that nature doesnít feel all that personal,...
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Exclusive 1:1 interview with Now You See Me star Mark Ruffalo!

Mark Ruffalo has always been a favorite of mine. He has continually offered up terrific performances over the past few years including THE BROTHERS BLOOM, ZODIAC, YOU CAN COUNT ON ME and THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT just to name a few. This doesnít even include his scene-stealing work as Bruce Banner in THE AVENGERS! With his latest feature NOW YOU SEE ME, this incredible actor adds humor and...
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