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Damon Lindelof on what to expect from The Leftovers' third and final season

HBO's The Leftovers hasn't been everyone's cup of tea, but I've loved the show from the very first episode. Athough it's sad that the series didn't last longer, I'm pleased that the upcoming third and final season will allow The Leftovers to go out on its own terms. Created by Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta , The Leftovers takes place several years after...
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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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The UnPopular Opinion: Star Trek Into Darkness

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION 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 LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! ****SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS is the top grossing...
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J.J. Abrams expresses his frustrations about Star Trek Into Darkness

With the release of STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS a mere two days away, J.J. Abrams is taking the opportunity to look back on his previous films. While speaking with Buzzfeed , Abrams spilled some details about MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III, SUPER 8, and STAR TREK, but he was most forthcoming about STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, taking full responsibility for what many call the worst of the Star...
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Damon Lindelof cops to Star Trek Into Darkness' Khan blunder

Apologizing for the mistakes of STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS apparently is in vogue lately. First J.J. Abrams admitted that he may have used a few too many WRATH OF KHAN nods in crafting his sequel. Now Damon Lindelof is getting in on the action, copping to one of the problems fans always seem to take issue with - the Khan reveal itself. In an interview with Variety, Lindelof...
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J.J. Abrams says Star Trek Into Darkness had too many Wrath of Khan nods

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS may have received mostly high marks from critics and earned over $460 million worldwide, but many fans of the sci-fi franchise weren't too pleased with the sequel to the 2009 reboot. Director J.J. Abrams has already admitted that they should have been upfront about the real identity of Benedict Cumberbatch 's character, and during a "celebrity...
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Ridley Scott may have changed the name of his Prometheus sequel yet again

Ridley Scott certainly enjoys talking about his upcoming sequel to PROMETHEUS, and the director's latest soundbite on the subject includes yet another title change for the film. Per The Playlist , Scott sat down at the AFI Film Festival to discuss his career and naturally, the discussion soon turned to his involvement in the ALIEN franchise. The PROMETHEUS sequel has most...
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Spectre's John Logan brought in to revise script for Alien: Paradise Lost

ALIEN: PARADISE LOST, the upcoming sequel to PROMETHEUS, is aiming to begin production next February, but not without a few revisions to its screenplay. Jack Paglen (TRANSCENDENCE) was originally brought in to pen the sequel's script, after which Michael Green (GREEN LANTERN) was hired to rewrite Paglen's draft. Now Variety reports (spotted by /Film ) that John Logan...
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Damon Lindelof explains why he scrubbed the Alien references from Prometheus

Before Damon Lindelof arrived to rewrite PROMETHEUS, the first script by Jon Spaihts originally contained a lot of ALIEN references which wouldn't surive to the completed film; in fact, Damon Lindelof felt that Spaights' script functioned as more of an ALIEN reboot/prequel which is apparently why he decided to ditch most of those ideas in his rewrite. Damon...
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Ridley Scott is adding a "new group of travelers" to Alien: Paradise Lost

You didn't expect ALIEN: PARADISE LOST to revolve solely around Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender 's head, did you? The two survivors left from PROMETHEUS capped off the last film having launched into space, in the hopes of reaching the Engineers' home planet and getting some answers. But when Ridley Scott picks up their trip in the sequel, which he aims to start shooting in...
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Exclusive: Movie CliffsNotes - Prometheus

One of the most hot-and-cold sci-fi films in recent memory, Ridley Scott's PROMETHEUS has been a source of debate, ridicule, adoration, and everything in between since it first hit theaters in 2012. Now, Scott is returning to the sci-fi genre this week with THE MARTIAN, which has so far fared much better in its reception (see our review here ). So, take a few minutes to revisit...
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Now Ridley Scott claims there are Ripley connections in Alien: Paradise Lost

We many never get Ridley Scott to shut up about PROMETHEUS 2... sorry, ALIEN: PARADISE LOST. Now that the cat is out of the bag about the title and the closer we inch toward him heading into production sometime next year , he wants to tell us all the things about the next movie whether we want him to or not. By the time he even puts this thing in front of cameras, it wouldn't...
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