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Shazam Needs a Lair & Some Beer in Promo Spot for WB's 'Shazam!'

"I'd like to purchase some of your finest beer please." Warner Bros has debuted a new extended TV spot for the Shazam! movie, based on the DC Comics character. This aired during the big football game last night, and is now online for everyone to enjoy. We're still waiting for a full trailer, but between the teaser trailer and this new spot I'm already pretty much completely sold on this. Zachary Levi stars as Shazam, and the cast includes Asher Angel as Billy Batson, plus Mark Strong as the ...
Tags: Movies, Warner Bros, Mark Strong, Dc Movies, WB, To Watch, TV Spots, Billy Batson, Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, Thaddeus Sivana

Sophia Lillis in First Trailer for 'Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase'

"There's gotta be an explanation! So what do we know?" Surprise! Warner Bros has debuted the first trailer for Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase, a new Nancy Drew movie produced by Ellen DeGeneres that we didn't know much about before this dropped. This small town mystery stars Sophia Lillis, who also played the young Beverly Marsh in It: Chapter One, as "Nance". WB last made a Nancy Drew movie in 2007 starring Emma Roberts. A bit of an outsider struggling to fit in to her new surroundings...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Warner Bros, Emma Roberts, Ellen Degeneres, Nancy, Nancy Drew, Indies, To Watch, Sophia Lillis, Beverly Marsh, Nance WB, Laura Wiggins

Glass Breaks the Box Office Open with $40 Million Haul

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Glass breaks the box office open with $40 million haul They called him Mr. Glass, but M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable/Split follow-up was anything but fragile this weekend. Universal Pictures reports that Glass brought in $40.6 million domestically, putting it on par with 2017’s Split. The film added another $48.5 million internationally for a global debut of $89.1 million, making it the #1 movie in the world for the weekend. Bruce Willis return as David Dunn in the film ...
Tags: Movies, Nicole Kidman, Rob Marshall, Suicide Squad, Box Office, Alexandra Shipp, Warner Bros, Julie Walters, Man Of Steel, Liev Schreiber, Jason Momoa, Colin Firth, Universal Pictures, David Dunn, Bruce Willis, Shyamalan

Westworld Mobile Game Gets The Axe

The Westworld mobile game based on the popular sci-fi TV series has been removed from app stores following a lawsuit between publisher Warner Bros. and Bethesda Softworks. The official Westworld Mobile Twitter account has come out with a simple statement announcing the removal of the game from online stores as well as its eventual closure […]
Tags: Games, Western, Smartphones, Anime, Warner Bros, Announcements, Bethesda Softworks, Casuals, Westworld Mobile Twitter

‘The LEGO Movie 2’ TV Spots: Batman is No Longer a Bat-chelor, More Awesome New Footage

Warner Bros. has released a slew of new The LEGO Movie 2 TV spots that tease some awesome new footage from the highly anticipated The LEGO Movie sequel. The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part takes place in a post-apocalyptic wasteland where the residents of Bricksburg (now Apocalypseburg) must defend their home from alien invaders and deal with the arrival of new potential allies/enemies, including Tiffany Haddish’s character Queen Watevra WaNabi. Watevra features heavily in the new The LEGO Movie ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Animation, Justice League, Nick Offerman, Batman, The Lego Movie, Warner Bros, Chris Pratt, Lucy, Warner Brothers, Lego Movie, Alison Brie, Mike Mitchell, Action/Adventure, TV Spots

Disney’s Live-Action ‘Pinocchio’ May Have Lost ‘Paddington’ Director Paul King

Over the past ten years, many filmmakers have tried and failed to direct a new version of Pinocchio. Guillermo del Toro is finally getting his stop-motion Pinocchio passion project made at Netflix, and Disney is primed to bring the character back in live-action like the other remakes of their animated catalogue. But a new update from the Disney movie’s would-be cinematographer suggests that version, which might have starred Tom Hanks as Geppetto, may have now lost Paddington director Paul King,...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Tim Burton, Disney, Tom Hanks, Netflix, Paddington, Guillermo Del Toro, Adaptation, Paul Thomas Anderson, Warner Bros, Ben Stiller, King, Remakes

Warner Bros. to Release Six Movies in ScreenX Format in 2019

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Warner Bros. to release six movies in ScreenX format in 2019 Warner Bros. has announced that six titles this year will be released globally in the SceenX format, which immerses viewers a 270-degree viewing format. According to The Hollywood Reporter, only three titles have been announced: Shazam! on April 5, The Curse of La Llorna on April 19, and Godzilla: King of the Monsterson May 31. The other three titles will be announced in the coming months. ...
Tags: Europe, Movies, Warner Bros, Shazam, Warner Bros Pictures, Movie News, ScreenX, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Cineworld Group, JongRyul Kim

NBCUniversal Planning a Streaming Subscription Service, May Take Back ‘The Office’ from Netflix

If you thought there were already too many streaming subscription services out there, you’re not going to like what NBCUniversal has planned for their library of TV shows and movies from NBC and Universal Pictures. Joining the likes of the forthcoming Disney and Warner Bros. streaming subscription services, media conglomerate NBCUniversal is creating their own ad-supported direct-to-consumer streaming subscription service that would be full of shows from NBC and movies from Universal Pictures, ...
Tags: Apple, Europe, Movies, Nbc, Office, Disney, Netflix, United States, Comcast, Nbcuniversal, Starz, Dreamworks Animation, Universal, Warner Bros, Nbc Universal, Hulu

Netflix To Raise Prices On All 58 Million U.S. Subscribers

Netflix to raise prices on all 58 million U.S. subscribers It was announced today that the streaming giant Netflix will be raising prices on every single one of its streaming plans, which will impact all 58 million subscribers stateside. Per a report from The AP, the most popular plan will jump from $11 a month to $13. The basic plan of $8 a month jumps to $9, and the premium plan, which offers 4K streaming on select titles, will go from $14 a month to a whopping $16 — a dollar more than the...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hbo, TV, Movies, Disney, US, Netflix, Warner Bros, Hulu, ComingSoon, Streaming News

The LEGO Movie 2 Confirms Gal Gadot, Margot Robbie & Jason Momoa as Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn & Aquaman

The LEGO Movie already gave us the minifigure version of Justice League, and they all came together again in The LEGO Batman Movie. But when we see a few of the DC Comics superheroes in The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part, they’ll have different voices than we’ve heard before, but they’ll still be very recognizable. Gal Gadot, Margot Robbie and Jason Momoa have all been confirmed to lend their voices to the LEGO minifigure versions of their live-action DC Extended Universe characters Wonder Woman...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Superman, Dc Comics, Lego, Animation, Sequels, Channing Tatum, Justice League, Harley Quinn, The Lego Movie, Warner Bros, Chris Pratt, Margot Robbie, Jonah Hill, Aquaman

Aquaman Crosses the $1 Billion Mark, But The Upside Takes #1 Spot

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Aquaman crosses the $1 billion mark, but The Upside takes #1 spot STXfilms and Lantern Entertainment’s The Upside took the #1 spot at the domestic box office, dethroning Aquaman from the top spot after four weeks. The film brought in an estimated $19.59 million at the box office this weekend nearly doubling all pre-release tracking expectations for the dramatic comedy which received an A CinemaScore. Directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist, Limitless), The Upside stars Ke...
Tags: Movies, China, US, Nicole Kidman, Justin Theroux, Clint Eastwood, Rob Marshall, Box Office, Alexandra Shipp, Warner Bros, Julie Walters, Liev Schreiber, Jason Momoa, Paramount, Hailee Steinfeld, Colin Firth

Masters of the Universe Script Gets Art Marcum & Matt Holloway Rewrite

Masters of the Universe script gets Art Marcum & Matt Holloway rewrite Deadline is reporting that Art Marcum and Matt Holloway (Iron Man, Transformers: The Last Knight, Men In Black: International) are in final talks to write a new draft of the Masters of the Universe script for the long delayed He-Man film based on the bestselling 1980s toy line. Fans have been clamoring for a new He-Man film since it was first announced way back in 2007 with John Woo in talks to direct. Since that time a s...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Warner Bros, Mattel, MCG, Adam, Courteney Cox, Marcum, Dolph Lundgren, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Steve Tisch, Eternia, Holloway, Frank Langella, David S Goyer

‘Minecraft’ Movie to Be Helmed by ‘Nick and Norah’s Infinity Playlist’ Director Peter Sollett

The Minecraft movie has found its new director. Following It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia co-creator and star Rob McElhenney‘s departure from the director’s chair after three years, Peter Sollett has been tapped as the new Minecraft movie director and writer. The Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist director steps up to helm the long-anticipated film adaptation of the popular video game of the same name. For a video game about building, it’s certainly taking a long time for the Minecraft movie...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Office, Adaptation, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, NICK, Warner Brothers, Vertigo, Adam Nee, Aaron, Carell, Peter-Sollett, Rob McElhenney

Peter Sollett Signs On To Direct Minecraft

Peter Sollett signs on to direct Minecraft Variety reports that indie director Peter Sollett has signed on to direct the upcoming film adaptation of the hit video game franchise Minecraft for Warner Bros. Sollett is best known for helming the 2008 adaptation of the romantic dramedy Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist, PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Philadelphia, Minecraft, Steve Carell, Warner Bros, Mattel, Adam Nee, Leah Remini, Markus, Eternia, Peter Sollett, Rob McElhenney, Shawn Levy, Persson, ComingSoon

Are You Screening Podcast – Aquaman, A Star Is Born & More

We’re trying to catch up as award season officially moves into high gear, and this week we’re looking at Aquaman, A Star is Born, and more. We also look at The Golden Globes , and the wins that set the internet on fire. The awards actually set us up for our look at these films, because the trend of odd appreciation continues through to, at least, the first two films we cover. Aquaman is certainly making money, and director James Wan has much to say about the film not receiving a visual ...
Tags: Podcast, Movies, Warner Bros, Newsline, James Wan

Most Popular Movies in 2018

So, which ones do you think were the most popular movies of 2018? In this article, we list IMDb’s top movies of 2018. If you haven’t yet, make sure you go watch them! Most Popular Movies in 2018 Bohemian Rhapsody This is a Queen biopic. It was as thrilling as many Queen fans hoped it would be though some critics were tough on it. Rami Malek gave an excellent performance as Freddie Mercury and the film was produced by 20th Century Fox. Incredibles 2 In this adventure, Mrs. Incredible is the ...
Tags: Movies, Religion, Freddie Mercury, Warner Bros, Deadpool, Tom Cruise, Paramount Pictures, Jason Statham, Tom Hardy, Rami Malek, Disney Pixar, Ethan Hunt, Fox Incredibles

‘Aquaman’ VFX Reel Shows How the Underwater City of Atlantis Came to Life

Director James Wan had to craft a lavish underwater world primarily out of visual effects, so it’s no wonder that the before and after shots are so dramatic in this Aquaman VFX reel. On the heels of Aquaman‘s splashy box office success, Warner Bros. has released a video that shows the painstaking work that went into building the expansive underwater world of Atlantis, and all those flow-y hair shots. Aquaman VFX Reel Aquaman may have been unjustly cut from the Oscars visual effects shor...
Tags: Movies, Warner Bros, Aquaman, Jason Momoa, Warner Brothers, Wilson, Video Clips, Comic Book/Superhero, Patrick Wilson, James Wan, Behind the Scenes Footage, Momoa, Vulko Aquaman, Atlan

Mattel and Warner Bros. bring live-action ‘Barbie’ to big screen

EL SEGUNDO — Mattel Inc. and Warner Bros. Pictures Group announced Tuesday a partnership to bring the Barbie franchise to theaters for her first ever live-action feature film, which will star Oscar-nominated actress Margot Robbie as Barbie. Robbie will also co-produce the film under her LuckyChap Entertainment Banner, alongside Tom Ackerley and Josey McNamara from LuckyChap Entertainment, according to a statement from the studio and the toymaker. Barbie marks the first announced deal coming out ...
Tags: Business, Movies, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Barbie, Warner Bros, Margot Robbie, Mattel, Elizabeth, Mattel Inc, Margot, Warner Bros Pictures, El Segundo, Robbie, Toby Emmerich

Barbie Film Moves Forward After Warner Bros. and Mattel Close Deal

Barbie film moves forward after Warner Bros. and Mattel close deal It looks like the movie about America’s most famous doll is starting to move forward. Variety reports that Warner Bros. has reached a deal with the toy company Mattel to bring Barbie to the big screen. Oscar-winner Margot Robbie will be taking on the eponymous character, whose real name is Barbara Millicent Roberts, as well as co-producing the film. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.g...
Tags: Movies, Amy Schumer, America, Sony, Anne Hathaway, Harley Quinn, Barbie, Warner Bros, Margot Robbie, Amy Pascal, Mattel, Variety, Robbie, WINSTON, Diablo Cody, Kim Caramele

The Margot Robbie ‘Barbie’ Movie is Officially Happening as Warner Bros. Finalizes Deal With Mattel

Hollywood has been trying to make a Barbie movie for a while now, with Amy Schumer and Anne Hathaway both considered for the lead. Margot Robbie eventually signed on, and now, the movie is officially moving ahead as Warner Bros. closes a deal with Barbie owner Mattel. Hop in this tiny plastic convertible and follow me down below to learn more about the Margot Robbie Barbie movie. Variety is reporting that Warner Bros. and Mattell have finalized a deal to launch a Barbie film franchise, with ...
Tags: Toys, Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Amy Schumer, Sony, Anne Hathaway, Barbie, Warner Bros, Margot Robbie, Warner Brothers, Toy, Mattel, Schumer, Margot, Warner Bros Pictures

‘Space Jam’ Sequel ‘Skate Jam’ Almost Happened, Starring Tony Hawk

A Space Jam sequel is currently in the works with LeBron James in the lead, but at one point, we almost had a very different follow-up. According to skateboard legend Tony Hawk, Warner Bros. approached him in the early 2000s to star in a film called Skate Jam, which would presumably feature the Looney Tunes characters riding skateboards and saying things like “Sick shred, bro! Now hit the halfpipe!” Unfortunately (or perhaps fortunately?), the box office failure of Looney Tunes: Back in Action ...
Tags: Movies, Animation, Michael Jordan, Lebron James, Tony Hawk, Warner Bros, Jackie Chan, Ryan Coogler, Warner Brothers, Hawk, Jeff Gordon, Jam, Looney Tunes, Warners, Space Jam 2, Space-Jam

2019 WGA Award Nominees Include ‘Black Panther’, ‘Eighth Grade,’ ‘A Quiet Place’, and More

Green Book won the Golden Globe for Best Screenplay at last night’s awards show, and that particular train seems like it’s going to continue chugging all the way to the Oscars. Peter Farrelly’s film starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen is one of several 2019 WGA Award nominees, joining films like A Quiet Place, Roma, Eighth Grade, and Vice as contenders for the Writers Guild trophy. Read all of the nominees below, including the films that were nominated for best documentary screenplay an...
Tags: Movies, Mahershala Ali, New York City, Awards, Los Angeles, Netflix, Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuarón, Gabe Polsky, Ubisoft, Warner Bros, Viggo Mortensen, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Vice, Roma

How ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ and ‘Akira’ Are Forever Connected

This article contains spoilers for Akira and the Batman-centric DCAU films and TV shows. A giant explosion of light and sound. Biker gangs and crime-ridden streets. A city run by crooked politicians and a militarized police force. A flawed hero who operates outside the law and is pitted against a villain who thrives on chaos. All these make Batman: Mask of the Phantasm , the spinoff film of Batman: The Animated Series , one of the most iconic representations of the DC Comics hero ever put ...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Tim Burton, Dc Comics, Features, Gotham, United States, Animation, Tokyo, Justice League, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, Zelda, Wink

Weekend Box Office: ‘Aquaman’ is Now the Highest Grossing DCEU Movie

It’s official: Aquaman is now the champion of the DCEU. A few years ago, if you had told me a movie starring Aquaman would outgross one featuring Batman and Superman, I might have laughed. But things change, and audiences can’t seem to get enough of James Wan‘s underwater hero. The Warner Bros. flick remained at the top of the box office for a third weekend in a row, with Escape Room coming in a distant second. The King of Atlantis is now the King of the Box Office and the King of the DCEU. ...
Tags: Movies, Justice, Superman, Suicide Squad, Justice League, Box Office, Batman, Warner Bros, Aquaman, Warner Brothers, Mary Poppins, Comic Book/Superhero, James Wan

Aquaman Holds Box Office Lead for Third Straight Week

Warner Bros. on Sunday says that 'Aquaman' has added an estimated $30.7 million
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‘Aquaman’ continues reign, but ‘Escape Room’ sneaks into 2nd

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Aquaman” is still the champ at the box office three weeks in, but the high-concept thriller “Escape Room” also drew some substantial crowds in its debut weekend. Warner Bros. on Sunday says that “Aquaman” has added an estimated $30.7 million from over 4,000 North American theaters. That brings its domestic grosses […]
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Aquaman Becomes the Highest Grossing DCEU Movie After Third #1 Weekend

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Aquaman becomes highest grossing DCEU movie after third #1 weekend Warner Bros.’ Aquaman held onto the #1 spot at the domestic box office for the third weekend in a row. The latest chapter in the DCEU brought in $30.7 million for the weekend, giving it a domestic total of $259.7 million. Internationally the film brought in $56.2 million over the weekend giving it an international total of $681 million and giving it a global total of $940.7 million. Though it’s only the fif...
Tags: Movies, US, Nicole Kidman, Justin Theroux, Clint Eastwood, American Sniper, Rob Marshall, Box Office, Batman, Warner Bros, Julie Walters, Jason Momoa, Hailee Steinfeld, Colin Firth, Escape Room, Adam Mckay

REPORT: The Batman Could Start Shooting This Year

BEGIN SLIDESHOW REPORT: The Batman could start shooting this year Despite consistent delays and the questionable status of Ben Affleck’s involvement, The Hollywood Reporter is saying DC Extended Universe standalone film The Batman could begin shooting as early as November. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Ben Affleck, Justice League, Batman, Warner Bros, Reeves, Borys Kit, Affleck, Geoff Johns, Matt Reeves, ComingSoon, Movie News, The Batman, Dc Films, Batman Bruce Wayne

18 Movies Directed By Women in 2018 You Should Watch

At the beginning of 2018, Lady Bird director Greta Gerwig became only the fifth woman in history to be nominated for a Best Director award at the Oscars. “That’s one hand!” she enumerated to USA Today following her indoctrination into the sadly small mile-high club. It’s a club that unfortunately looks to remain small as most female directors remain out of the awards conversation and new reports emerge that female filmmakers saw their numbers shrink in 2018. But before you write off 2018 as a b...
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‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ is a Superhero Movie About the Power of Art

Miles Morales is an artist. We’re introduced to the movie version of Miles (Shameik Moore) as he sits at a drawing table sketching a sword-wielding robot. On his way to school, he slaps custom sticker tags on street signs where he hopes his father, a police officer, won’t find them. When he wants to express the vastness of the shoes he has to fill — the “great expectations” of his elite schooling academy — he ventures underground with his uncle Aaron (Mahershala Ali) and creates ornate graf...
Tags: New York, Movies, Spider-Man, Features, Sony, Kubrick, Warner Bros, Stan Lee, Nicolas Cage, Sandman, Miles, Peter, Jefferson, Sam Raimi, Peter Parker, Spider Gwen

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