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Vince Gilligan Teases Some ‘El Camino’ Deleted Scenes, Admits the Movie “Does Not Need to Exist”

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie hit Netflix and limited theaters last Friday, and the general consensus about the film is that it’s well-executed but ultimately inessential. Turns out writer/director Vince Gilligan agrees about that last part; in a new interview, he admits that “this movie, strictly speaking, does not need to exist.” Read Gilligan’s comments calling the film a “gift to the fans,” learn about the lengths he and his team were willing to go in order to preserve some of the film’s ...
Tags: Drama, Netflix, TV To Film Adaptation, Bryan Cranston, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, Vince Gilligan

‘El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie’ Spoiler Review: Getting the Band Back Together for a Gunslinging Netflix Coda

The biggest compliment one can pay El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is to say that it doesn’t detract from the legacy of one of the greatest television shows of all time. We knew we were in good hands with Vince Gilligan. Better Call Saul has proven that he, as a showrunner, knows how to play in the Breaking Bad sandbox again without destroying the castle he built before. Now, for the first time, Gilligan has stepped behind the camera as a movie director as he checks back in on the character of ...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Movies, Amc, Features, Netflix, Alaska, Clint Eastwood, The New York Times, Ed, Houston, Dodge, Hamlet, Hulu, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston

Jackie Brown Star Robert Forster Dead at Age 78

Jackie Brown Star Robert Forster Dead at Age 78 It is with great sadness that must report (via The Hollywood Reporter) that beloved character actor and Jackie Brown Oscar-nominee Robert Forster has passed away at age 78. He died at his Los Angeles home from brain cancer, survived by his third wife, Evie, and his children Elizabeth, Kathrine and Maeghen and Robert. RELATED: Watch the Trailer for El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie! Forster made an auspicious debut at age 26 opposite...
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‘El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie’ Review: Well-Executed, But Unnecessary

Almost a decade ago, the ABC drama Lost came to a controversial conclusion, managing to bother more people than it pleased with a series finale that’s still being misinterpreted. A few months later, the final season was released on DVD with a 12-minute epilogue film titled “The New Man in Charge.” In the epilogue, we learned more about the futures and fates of a few members of the show’s vast ensemble. It didn’t resolve the finale’s frustrations, but was a pleasant capper to the genre-bend...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Movies, Abc, Amc, Netflix, Movie Reviews, New Mexico, Dodge, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Albuquerque, PAUL, Jesse, Leone, Gilligan

Aaron Paul: ‘El Camino’ answers ‘What happened to Jesse?’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aaron Paul’s character in the popular series “Breaking Bad” was supposed to get killed off at the end of the first season. But producers had a change of heart after witnessing the strong chemistry between his Jesse Pinkman character and Bryan Cranston’s Walter White in a pilot. The decision to keep […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Jesse, Walter White, Jesse Pinkman

Aaron Paul and the ‘Breaking Bad’ Cast Reunite at ‘El Camino’ Premiere

Six years have passed since fans said goodbye to Jesse Pinkman, but “El Camino: A ‘Breaking Bad’ Movie” has come knocking at the door. “It was a family reunion of sorts. It was revisiting an old, dear, close friend of mine with zipping on Jesse Pinkman again. It was odd but very familiar,” star Aaron […]
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, News, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Aaron, RJ Mitte, Jesse Pinkman, Betsy Brandt, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

Breaking Bad pop-up in Los Angeles

Ok, yeah, it’s cool there’s a Breaking Bad movie coming out next week and all. It’s no trip to Albuquerque, but it’ll be nice to get your Jesse Pinkman fix for the first time in six years. And though El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie will immerse us back into the sinister world we fell in love with in the late-2000s, it won’t put us smack in the middle of the show the way, say, a themed pop-up bar might. Oh, wait… here come the guys from Saved by the Max, who just in time for the Breaking Bad ...
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Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston reunite at 'Breaking Bad' movie premiere

"El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" is coming soon to Netflix. At the world premiere, Aaron Paul reunited with his old co-star Bryan Cranston.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Aaron Paul: ‘Breaking Bad changed my life’

As the cult show’s wild-eyed crystal meth dealer, Aaron Paul became one of TV’s most unexpected anti-heroes. But then, as Rhik Samadder discovers, the actor is full of surprisesThe skinhead with crazy eyes opens a concealed hatch in the floor to reveal a chilling sight: stark concrete steps leading to an empty basement, bare walled, dimly lit. The kind you see on the news. It’s not that I expected Aaron Paul to live in a trailer, cooking meth in his underpants, but this is a surprise. To clarify...
Tags: Breaking Bad, Hollywood, Television, Media, Film, Netflix, Culture, Television & radio, Brian, New Mexico, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, PAUL, Walter White, Jesse Pinkman, Rhik Samadder

Bryan Cranston on His Early Roles, Dealing With Rejection and His ‘Erasable Mind’

Following his 2014 Tony Award for best actor as President Lyndon B. Johnson in Robert Schenkkan’s play “All the Way,” Bryan Cranston is looking to add to his trophy collection this year with his performance as Howard Beale in “Network.” The deranged anchorman — who’s famously “mad as hell and not going to take this […]
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The L Word: Generation Q Announced as Showtime’s L Word Sequel

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The L Word: Generation Q announced as Showtime’s L Word sequel Showtime has announced the official title of its highly anticipated sequel as The L Word: Generation Q, which will debut this fall. The network also released a new video allowing fans to relive their favorite moments from the original series, The L Word, which you can check out in the player below as well as a new Generation Q poster in the gallery! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandA...
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Listen: Bryan Cranston on the Exhausting Joys of Broadway

For anyone who doubts that being a Broadway actor can be grueling, let Bryan Cranston set you straight. Listen to this week’s podcast below: “There is a cumulative effect of fatigue that happens on the Broadway schedule that no amount of sleep the night before is going to wash away,” the Emmy and Tony-winning actor […]
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May 21 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

May 21 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to’s May 21 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! As you can see, we’ve added a video player at the top highlighting this week’s releases, and you can find more detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (exclusive deleted scene) When the appearance of a Light Fury dragon coincides with the darkest threat...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Digital, Los Angeles, TV News, Kevin Hart, Dvd, Bryan Cranston, Southern California, Derek, Jamie, Bernard, Kurt, Donnie Yen, Clark Gable

Edward Berger to Direct Bryan Cranston in Showtime’s Your Honor

Edward Berger to direct Bryan Cranston in Showtime’s Your Honor Showtime has announced that Emmy nominated writer/director Edward Berger (Patrick Melrose) will return to the premium cable network to direct their new limited series Your Honor. Berger will direct the first three episodes of the series which sees Oscar nominee and Emmy, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild and Tony Award winner Bryan Cranston starring. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStand...
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Mel Gibson and Shia LaBeouf Team Up for Satire Rothchild

Mel Gibson and Shia LaBeouf team up for satire Rothchild Mel Gibson is teaming up with Shia LaBeouf for the satire Rothchild from Stan & Ollie director Jon S. Baird, according to Deadline. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250]]).addSize(...
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John Oliver tackles the Sacklers: the litigious, secretive billionaires whose family business engineered the opioid crisis

The Sacklers (previously) are a reclusive, super-secretive family of billionaires whose fortune comes from their pharmaceutical company, Purdue Pharmaceuticals, manufacturers of Oxycontin, the drug at the center of the opioid epidemic, which has claimed more American lives than the Vietnam war, with the death-toll still mounting. The Sacklers have gone to enormous lengths to launder their reputations, endowing galleries and museums in a bid to make their name synonymous with philanthropy ra...
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Frances Marion on Plot (Part 4— with an assist from Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Ron Livingston, and Bryan Cranston)

When you have a clear idea of a plot, write out the entire story as interestingly as you can. Keep in mind that the audience is not interested in seeing actions which people do generally, but in seeing what specific actions specific persons do in specific circumstances.” Screenwriter Frances Marion  How to Write and See […]
Tags: Breaking Bad, Filmmaking, Brad Pitt, Bryan Cranston, Moneyball, Office Space, Frances Marion, Screenwriting, Brad Pitt Jonah Hill Ron Livingston

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ TV Spot: Godzilla Puts on an Intimidating Light Show

It doesn’t take much for Godzilla to intimidate people: roaring at the top of his lungs or breathing a huge plume of fire will usually do the trick. But in lieu of those options, there’s another method of intimidation he can utilize, and you can see it in action in this new TV spot for this summer’s Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Godzilla King of the Monsters TV Spot Audiences probably best know Charles Dance as the pragmatic, cold-hearted patriarch Tywin Lannister from Game of Thrones,...
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The Mysterious ‘Breaking Bad’ Movie, Starring Aaron Paul, is Headed to Netflix

The Breaking Bad movie, which is still mostly shrouded in secrecy, is heading to Netflix. The streaming service will first debut the film, which has Aaron Paul returning as Jesse Pinkman. After Netflix, it will head to AMC, the network that aired Breaking Bad. This is a big reversal from the past: AMC had it first, of course, and then the series became even more popular on Netflix. It’s a sign of how much has changed in the entertainment landscape, as streaming becomes more and more prevalent. ...
Tags: Better Call Saul, Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Bob Odenkirk, Movies, Nazis, Amc, Netflix, Alaska, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Todd, PAUL, Jesse, Walt, Neo Nazis

Breaking Bad Movie: Vince Gilligan’s Feature to Air on Netflix & AMC

Breaking Bad movie: Vince Gilligan’s feature to air on Netflix & AMC Deadline is reporting that Vince Gilligan’s Breaking Bad movie is headed to AMC and Netflix. The outlet notes that the feature could air first on Netflix and then on AMC in a network role-reversal. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAlo...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Bob Odenkirk, Movies, Amc, Netflix, New Mexico, Sony Pictures Television, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, White, Jesse, Saul, Walter White, Jimmy McGill, Michelle MacLaren

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Sweeps the Annie Awards, Winning All 7 of Its Nominations

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse had a superb showing at the 46th Annual Annie Awards this weekend, sweeping all seven categories in which it was nominated, including Best Animated Feature. With that win, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has swung to the front of the Oscars Best Animated Feature race, as the Annie Awards winner goes on to win the Academy Award more than 70% of the time. No other film dominated the animation-focused awards ceremony held by the Los Angeles branch of the Inte...
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Bryan Cranston to star in New Orleans-set TV legal thriller

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Bryan Cranston will star in a new TV legal thriller set in New Orleans. Showtime said Thursday that Cranston will play the lead role in “Your Honor,” a limited series from executive producers Robert and Michelle King of “The Good Wife” and “The Good Fight” and Peter Moffat. Cranston, who’s also […]
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Bryan Cranston to Star in Showtime Limited Series ‘Your Honor’

Bryan Cranston has signed on for the lead role in the upcoming Showtime limited series “Your Honor,” Variety has learned. Cranston will also serve as executive producer on the 10-episode series, described as a legal thriller that rips through all strata of New Orleans society. Cranston will star as a respected judge whose son is involved in a […]
Tags: News, Showtime, New Orleans, Bryan Cranston, Tca, Cranston, Your Honor

Bryan Cranston might return as Walter White for the ‘Breaking Bad’ movie

AMC is developing a Breaking Bad movie based on the award-winning television series, with show creator Vince Gilligan overseeing the project and series stars like Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston rumored to return. The post Bryan Cranston might return as Walter White for the ‘Breaking Bad’ movie appeared first on Digital Trends.
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STX Entertainment and Kevin Hart Developing Two New Comedies

STX Entertainment and Kevin Hart developing two new comedies Following the surprise box office success of The Upside, STX Entertainment and Kevin Hart will reteam to develop two new comedies from Hart’s HartBeat Productions, with Hart expected to also star in both projects. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { ...
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Kevin Hart Partnering With STX on Two Comedies (EXCLUSIVE)

Kevin Hart is partnering with STXfilms to produce on a pair of comedy movies through his HartBeat Productions with an eye to star in both projects, Variety has learned exclusively. The announcement comes on the heels of Hart’s solid box office performance in “The Upside,” in which he co-stars with Bryan Cranston. STX’s comedic drama, co-produced […]
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The Monopoly Movie Lands Kevin Hart as Star and Producer

The Monopoly movie lands Kevin Hart as star and producer The Monopoly movie was first announced back in 2015, and now it seems like things are starting to come together. Per a report from The Wrap, actor Kevin Hart is in final negotiations to star in the board game-inspired feature. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functio...
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Opinion: Casting Bryan Cranston as a quadriplegic? Hollywood could do better

In the newly released movie "The Upside," Bryan Cranston plays a quadriplegic billionaire who befriends an ex-con-turned-caretaker. Cranston, an able-bodied actor, has been sharply criticized for accepting the role of a disabled character. However, Cranston has defended himself -- calling it a "business decision."
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