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‘Infinite’ Review: This Blah Reincarnation Sci-Fi Action Flick Should be Sent to Digital Purgatory

“There are among us a people gifted with a perfect memory of all their past lives. They call themselves Infinites!” So says Mark Wahlberg less than a minute into Infinite, the hacky and dreadfully blah sci-fi action pic from director Antoine Fuqua. Wahlberg doesn’t usually do voice-over narration in his movies, and it’s easy to see (or rather, hear) why – he’s very bad at it. Infinite thankfully doesn’t have wall-to-wall Wahlberg voice-overs, but when it happens, you’ll be in awe at how out of ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Features, Movie Reviews, Mark-Wahlberg, Burkina Faso, Keanu Reeves, Paramount, Don, Bathurst, Evan, O Brien, John Wick, Wahlberg, Dylan O Brien, Fuqua


‘Infinite’ Trailer: Mark Wahlberg Action Movie Gets Reincarnated Into a Paramount+ Original

If this Infinite trailer is the first you’re hearing of the Mark Wahlberg-starring action movie, you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was a Paramount+ Original, as it’s billed as. But just as Wahlberg’s action hero gets reincarnated in Infinite, so does this former theatrical release get rebranded as a Paramount+ Original. Watch the final Infinite trailer below. Infinite Trailer Mark Wahlberg jumps a motorcycle off a cliff onto a plane and recites some wooden pieces of dialogue in Inf...
Tags: Movies, Mark Wahlberg, Movie Trailers, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Paramount, Evan, Antoine Fuqua, John Wick, Wahlberg, Fuqua, Action/Adventure, Jason Mantzoukas, Infinite, Todd Stein, Walhberg, Ian Shorr


Mark Wahlberg and Antoine Fuqua Were Blindsided by Paramount+ News

Studios are pissing off a lot of folks. Most of them were blindsided by studios who decided to dump their content onto streaming services without a heads up.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Films, Disney, Mark Wahlberg, Johnson, Emily Blunt, Dwayne, Antoine Fuqua, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Fuqua, Jon Chu, Infinite, The Equalizer, Cinema of the United States, Creative Works


Mark Wahlberg and Director Antoine Fuqua Were Blindsided by News That ‘Infinite’ Would Debut on Paramount+

As Hollywood struggled to survive during the pandemic era, one tactic seems to have become commonplace: studios making big announcements about how and where films are going to debut. But the controversial aspect of that tactic is that those decision have frequently been made without giving enough of a heads-up to the directors and stars who are affected by those announcements. The latest recipients of this treatment? Director Antoine Fuqua and star Mark Wahlberg, who were blindsided by the news...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Disney, Anna Kendrick, Mark-Wahlberg, Warner Bros, Justin Timberlake, Emily Blunt, Paramount, Hollywood Reporter, Antoine-Fuqua, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Wahlberg, Jon M Chu, Fuqua


Hulu Wants Their Own ‘The Last Dance,’ Announces Los Angeles Lakers Docuseries

There’s already a series set to dramatize the L.A. Lakers in the works, and now a docuseries is getting in on the action as well. Perhaps realizing they want their own The Last Dance, Hulu has ordered an “expansive docuseries” that focuses on the Los Angeles Lakers franchise. The series comes from Lakers’ CEO and controlling owner Jeanie Buss, Lakers senior executive Linda Rambis, and director Antoine Fuqua. Hulu made the announcement today, revealing that the nine-part original series – set...
Tags: Documentary, Hulu, Sports, Television, Lakers Docuseries


‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ Remake in the Works from Director Antoine Fuqua

Director Antoine Fuqua is best known for action movies and crime thrillers like Training Day, Shooter, Olympus Has Fallen, The Magnificent Seven, and The Equalizer. But soon he’ll be heading into prestige drama territory with a new adaptation of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, based on the classic Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Tennessee Williams. And we already have a good idea about how this take on the story will be different. Variety has the news about Antoine Fuqua directing a Cat on a Hot Tin Ro...
Tags: Movies, Mississippi, Drama, Broadway, Adaptation, James Earl Jones, Bob Marley, West End, Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor, Maggie, Stephen, Brick, Black, Richard Brooks, Tennessee Williams


Antoine Fuqua Set to Helm Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Adaptation

Antoine Fuqua set to helm Cat on a Hot Tin Roof adaptation As he and star Will Smith (Suicide Squad) are currently at work searching for a new filming location for the drama Emancipation, director Antoine Fuqua is keeping his dance card full as he has signed on to direct and produce a film adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, according to Variety. RELATED: Jamie Foxx & Antoine Fuqua Reuniting for Mike Tyson Biopic Series “Bringing such a historic production ...
Tags: Hbo, London, Movies, Drama, History, Broadway, Mike Tyson, West End, Maggie, Stephen, Brick, Tennessee Williams, Antoine Fuqua, Mississippi Delta, Byrd, Pollitt


Report: Will Smith Movie ‘Emancipation’ Will No Longer Film In Georgia Due To New Voting Rights Bill

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Will Smith's Apple film 'Emancipation' pulled production from Georgia due to its voting restrictions

Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua Associated Press Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua pulled production of their film from Georgia. "Emancipation" is the first major production to leave the state due to the new voting law. The move to change filming locations is one of many by companies to combat state voting restrictions. See more stories on Insider's business page. Production for Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua's film "Emancipation" will be moved out of Georgia due to the state's new votin...
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Antoine Fuqua and Will Smith Pull ‘Emancipation’ Production from Georgia Due to New Voting Restrictions

Georgia seems to be on everyone’s mind these days as the state has recently enacted new voting restrictions that make it far more difficult for citizens to make their voices heard, especially Black voters living in the state. In response to the new voting restrictions signed into law on March 31, Georgia-based corporations like Coca-Cola and Delta Airlines have spoken out against the new laws, and now it’s starting to impact film productions that bring jobs and revenue to the state. In a press ...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Drama, Disney, Georgia, Joe Biden, Delta Airlines, Army, John, Will-Smith, Usa Today, Smith, Coca Cola, Marvel Studios, Harper, Black


Mike Tyson Limited Series Directed by Antoine Fuqua Will Star Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx has been talking about playing Mike Tyson for years now, and it looks like it’s finally happening. The actor will star in and produce a Mike Tyson limited series based on the boxer’s life. The show, titled Tyson, has no network or streamer attached just yet, but Antoine Fuqua will direct, and Martin Scorsese is listed as one of the executive producers. Variety has the news that Jamie Foxx will star as Mike Tyson in Tyson, a limited series about the boxer’s life. Colin Preston wrot...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Scorsese, Jamie-Foxx, Mike-Tyson, True Story, Martin-Scorsese, Foxx, Evander Holyfield, Tyson, Antoine-Fuqua, Terence, Fuqua, Martin Antoine Jamie, Colin Preston


Jamie Foxx & Antoine Fuqua Reuniting for Mike Tyson Biopic Series

Jamie Foxx & Antoine Fuqua reuniting for Mike Tyson biopic series After years of working to get the project off the ground as a film, the long-gestating Jamie Foxx-led Mike Tyson biopic is gaining new ground as it is shifting to a limited series format with Antoine Fuqua (The Equalizer) signing on to helm, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Jamie Foxx, Maika Monroe & More Set for God is A Bullet Adaptation “I have been looking to tell my story for quite some time,” Tyson said in...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Robert De Niro, Scorsese, Jamie Foxx, Mike Tyson, Warner Bros, Hulu, Paramount Pictures, Foxx, Tyson, Antoine Fuqua, Fuqua, TV Premiere, Todd Phillips Joker Martin Scorsese


Chris Pratt-Led The Terminal List Series Begins Production

Chris Pratt-Led The Terminal List Series Begins Production Guardian of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt took to Instagram to reveal that production on Amazon Studios’ upcoming series adaptation of The Terminal List has officially begun. Joining Pratt’s James Reece are Taylor Kitsch, Constance Wu, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Riley Keough, who are portraying the roles of Ben Edwards, Katie Buranek, Lorraine Hartley, and Lauren Reece. In his post which you can check out below, Pratt was able to reflect o...
Tags: TV, Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Studios, Chris Pratt, Streaming, The Terminal List, TV News


The Terminal List: Jeanne Tripplehorn Joins Chris Pratt in New Amazon Series

The Terminal List: Jeanne Tripplehorn Joins Chris Pratt in New Amazon Series According to Deadline, Emmy-Award nominated actress Jeanne Tripplehorn has been cast to star opposite Chris Pratt in Amazon Studios’ upcoming series adaptation of The Terminal List.  Tripplehorn is set to portray the role of the first female Secretary of Defense named Lorraine Hartley. She is described as ambitious, savvy, and armed with a rough-hewn sense of humor. if (typeof readAdmi...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Navy, Defense, TV News, Chris Pratt, Grey Gardens, Hartley, Golden Globe, Pratt, Amazon Studios, Constance Wu, Antoine Fuqua, Reece, David DiGilio


Chris Pratt-Led Amazon Series Terminal List Adds Taylor Kitsch to Roster

Chris Pratt-led Amazon series Terminal List adds Taylor Kitsch to roster While still awaiting the domestic debut of Shadowplay, Taylor Kitsch is already to dive back into the small-screen world as he has signed on to join Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy) in the Amazon series The Terminal List, according to Variety. RELATED: Chris Pratt-Led The Terminal List Gets Series Order at Amazon if (typeof readAdmiralCookie === "function"){ admiral_status =...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Navy, TV News, Streaming, Chris Pratt, Taylor Kitsch, Navy SEAL, Pratt, Waco, Antoine Fuqua, Reece, David DiGilio, Fuqua, Ben Edwards


‘Fast & Loose’: Will Smith Teams Up With Director David Leitch for Spy Thriller

Will Smith has found his next starring vehicle and it’s coming from the director of Deadpool 2 and Hobbs & Shaw. Smith is teaming up with David Leitch for a spy thriller called Fast & Loose, in which Smith will star as the leader of an upper-echelon criminal organization who suffers from memory loss and goes on a hunt for his true identity. Deadline reports that David Leitch is set to direct Fast & Loose, Will Smith’s next starring vehicle — following his runaway slave drama with Antoine Fuq...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Casting, Thriller, Sony, Cia, Will-Smith, Deadpool, Smith, Tijuana, Jon, Leitch, Antoine Fuqua, John Wick, David Leitch, Chad Stahelski


Ethan Hawke, Peter Sarsgaard, Riley Keough & More Join Antoine Fuqua’s The Guilty

Ethan Hawke, Peter Sarsgaard, Riley Keough & More Join Antoine Fuqua’s The Guilty Ethan Hawke (Training Day), Peter Sarsgaard (Shattered Glass), and Riley Keough (Mad Max: Fury Road) have joined Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler, Southpaw) in The Guilty, the upcoming thriller directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day), according to Deadline. The movie is based on the Danish drama Den Skyldige directed by Gustav Moller. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = P...
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Jake Gyllenhaal and Antoine Fuqua Thriller ‘The Guilty’ Heads to Netflix

The Guilty is heading to Netflix, as the streaming giant has landed the rights to the Jake Gyllenhaal and Antoine Fuqua remake of the Danish thriller in a $30 million deal. It’s the latest high-profile acquisition by the streaming giant in recent weeks, which include movies starring Halle Berry, Zendaya, and others. Deadline reports that Netflix has acquired the worldwide rights to The Guilty, a one-location thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal set to reunite the actor with his Southpaw directo...
Tags: Movies, Los Angeles, Netflix, Jake-Gyllenhaal, Thriller, Halle Berry, Remakes, Southpaw, Gyllenhaal, Antoine-Fuqua, Fuqua, Disney Apple, Nic Pizzolatto, Riva Marker, Christian Mercuri, Gustav Möller


The Guilty: Netflix Acquires Jake Gyllenhaal & Antoine Fuqua Thriller Film

The Guilty: Netflix Acquires Jake Gyllenhaal & Antoine Fuqua Thriller Film Netflix has reportedly acquired worldwide rights to the upcoming thriller film The Guilty in a $30 million deal, according to Deadline. The movie reunites Southpaw’s Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler) and Antoine Fuqua (Training Day), with Gyllenhaal set to star and Fuqua directing. The movie is based on the Danish drama Den Skyldige directed by Gustav Moller. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAl...
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Jake Gyllenhaal Teases New Project with Director Denis Villeneuve

Jake Gyllenhaal Teases New Project with Director Denis Villeneuve During an interview with cinematographer Roger Deakins on the Team Deakins podcast, Academy Award nominee Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler, Spider-Man: Far From Home) revealed that he and Oscar-nominated director Denis Villeneuve (Dune, Arrival) are reuniting on a secret project. The pair previously worked together on the crime drama Prisoners — which earned Deakins an Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Cinematography — and ...
Tags: Movies, Jake Gyllenhaal, Oscar, Kurt Sutter, Indiewire, Gyllenhaal, Villeneuve, Roger Deakins, Antoine Fuqua, Denis Villeneuve, Fuqua, Deakins, ComingSoon, Movie News, George Pimentel WireImage, Gustav Möller


Jake Gyllenhaal Reuniting With ‘Southpaw’ Director Antoine Fuqua for Remake of Danish Thriller ‘The Guilty’

Jake Gyllenhaal is going another round with his Southpaw director Antoine Fuqua. Gyllenhaal is starring in a remake of the phenomenal Danish thriller, The Guilty, which Fuqua has just signed on to direct. Filming is set to begin this November under COVID-19 restrictions.  Deadline reports that Gyllenhaal and Fuqua are set to reunite, five years after the star and director first worked together in 2015’s boxing drama Southpaw, with the one-location thriller The Guilty. The film is a remake of ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Los Angeles, Apple TV, Jake-Gyllenhaal, Thriller, Will Smith, Antoine, Enemy, Remakes, Southpaw, Gyllenhaal, Antoine-Fuqua, Denis Villeneuve, Fuqua, Dan Gilroy


The Guilty: Jake Gyllenhaal & Antoine Fuqua Reteam for Thriller Film

The Guilty: Jake Gyllenhaal & Antoine Fuqua Reteam for Thriller Film According to Deadline, Southpaw’s Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler) and Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) are reteaming for a new thriller titled The Guilty, with Gyllenhaal set to star and Fuqua directing. The movie is based on the Danish drama Den Skyldige directed by Gustav Moller. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[...
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Antoine Fuqua Signs on to Direct Siege of Bethlehem

Antoine Fuqua signs on to direct Siege of Bethlehem After landing the biggest film festival acquisition last month, Antoine Fuqua (The Equalizer) is keeping his upcoming production calendar full as he has signed on helm Siege of Bethlehem, an adaptation of Joshua Hammer’s A Season in Bethlehem, according to Deadline. RELATED: Antoine Fuqua to Direct Will Smith in Emancipation PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh...
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‘Scarface’ Remake Will Be “Very Timely” According to Director Luca Guadagnino

Hollywood has been trying to say hello to a Scarface remake for a few years now, and it recently found an interesting, if surprising, new director in the form of Luca Guadagnino. Working with a script by the Coen Brothers, the Call Me By Your Name filmmaker is tackling the remake of the 1983 Brian De Palma movie starring Al Pacino, itself a remake of a film from 1932. While the ’32 Scarface was set in the 1920s, and the ’83 Scarface took place in 1980, Guadagnino says his Scarface is going to b...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, America, United States, Oliver Stone, Harry Potter, Universal, Al Pacino, Hawkes, Remakes, Luna, Brian De Palma, Coen Brothers, Wolf Of Wall Street, Scarface, David Ayer


Apple Takes Will Smith’s Emancipation in Record Acquisition

Apple takes Will Smith’s Emancipation in record acquisition According to Deadline, the Cannes virtual market has just played host to the largest film festival acquisition deal in film history. The runaway slave action-thriller Emancipation, to be directed by Antoine Fuqua (The Magnificent Seven, Infinite) and star Will Smith (Suicide Squad, Bad Boys for Life), has reportedly nabbed between $105 million and $120 million (depending on gross buyouts) from Apple after an intense bidding war with...
Tags: Apple, Movies, America, Mark Wahlberg, Army, Louisiana, Will Smith, Chris Pratt, Smith, Richard, Cannes, Harper, Peter, Westbrook, Union Army, Antoine Fuqua


‘Emancipation’: Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua to Team Up for Runaway Slave Thriller

Although both Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua are in the middle of productions halted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the pair have already lined up a particularly timely project together. Smith and Fuqua are teaming up for the runaway slave thriller Emancipation, based on the true story of Peter, a runaway slave who would escape the Louisiana swamps and join the Union Army. Variety reports that Will Smith is set to star in the thriller Emancipation, which will be directed by A...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Minnesota, Drama, United States, Thriller, Louisiana, Will-Smith, Warner Bros, William, Smith, Richard, Serena Williams, Paramount, Cannes, Venus


Antoine Fuqua to Direct Will Smith in Emancipation

Antoine Fuqua to direct Will Smith in Emancipation The Cannes virtual market is set to feature a major film package as Deadline has brought word that Antoine Fuqua (The Magnificent Seven, Infinite) is set to direct Will Smith (Suicide Squad, Bad Boys for Life) in the runaway slave thriller Emancipation. RELATED: Chris Pratt to Star in Antoine Fuqua’s The Terminal List Series PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh ...
Tags: Movies, America, Mark Wahlberg, Army, Louisiana, Will Smith, Chris Pratt, Smith, Richard, Will, Cannes, Harper, Peter, Union Army, Antoine Fuqua, Fuqua


‘Running Scared’ Director Proposes a Big Change for Rotten Tomatoes: Filmmakers Get an Appeal on Ratings After Ten Years

Over the past ten or fifteen years, Rotten Tomatoes has bolstered its power and become one of the key arbiters of a film’s quality for millions of people around the world. A film’s Rotten Tomatoes score follows a movie around online, often being presented next to a title and giving potential viewers one more thing to think about before they click “play.” Running Scared director Wayne Kramer thinks that sucks. So he’s laid out a proposal to change the way things work, suggesting that after a fil...
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Luca Guadagnino Signs On For Scarface Remake At Universal

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Luca Guadagnino signs on for Scarface remake at Universal After languishing in development hell for two years with Antoine Fuqua (The Equalizer) attached to direct, Universal’s remake of Scarface is getting back on track as Luca Guadagnino (Call Me By Your Name) has signed on to helm, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Luca Guadagnino in Negotiations to Direct Lord of the Flies Adaptation The latest version of the script has been penned by the Oscar-winning ...
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Chris Pratt-Led The Terminal List Gets Series Order at Amazon

Chris Pratt-led The Terminal List gets series order at Amazon According to Deadline, Amazon Studios has officially given a series order to Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming series adaptation of The Terminal List, based on author Jack Carr’s bestselling action thriller novel of the same name. The series will be led by Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt, making this his first series regular role after 5 years since appearing in the final season of NBC’s Parks and Recreation in 2015. Amazon will c...
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