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George R.R. Martin Says Captain Marvel Could Eat Iron Man for Lunch and Have Thor for Dessert

After soaring past $750 million worldwide in under two weeks of release and retaining the top spot at the U.S. box office, it seems pretty obvious that Captain Marvel has a lot of fans. Now, you can count Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin among them.Read more...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Pilot Adds Miranda Richardson to Cast

HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel pilot has cast Miranda Richardson as a series regular in the hotly anticipated yet-untitled series. Richardson, a BAFTA- and Golden Globes-winning actor, joins Naomi Watts, Josh Whitehouse, Naomi Ackle, Denise Gough and others on the series created by Jane Goldman and “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin. Goldman will […]
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Miranda Richardson Joins HBO’s Game of Thrones Prequel Pilot

Miranda Richardson joins HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel pilot Oscar nominee Miranda Richardson, best known for playing Rita Skeeter in the Harry Potter films and starring in TV series Blackadder and Girlfriends, has joined HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel pilot, TVLine has confirmed. No details on the character have been released. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone'...
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New Pet Sematary Clip Reveals a Terrifying Reunion

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Pet Sematary clip reveals a terrifying reunion Following the film’s world premiere at 2019 SXSW Film Festival, Paramount Pictures has released a new clip (via Bloody Disgusting) from the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s terrifying novel Pet Sematary. Featuring a terrifying reunion between Amy Seimetz’s Rachel and her reanimated daughter with Jason Clarke’s Louis explaining to her how he brought their daughter back from the dead. Check out the video below! RELATED...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Boston, Stephen King, Maine, Jason Clarke, Rachel, Louis, George R R Martin, Lorenzo, ComingSoon, Movie News, Steven Schneider, Amy Seimetz, Dennis Widmyer, Jeff Buhler


New to Hulu in April 2019: All the Movies and Shows Coming and Going

New to Hulu in April 2019: All the movies and shows coming and going Hulu has revealed their slate of new movies and TV shows that will be arriving and those that will be departing on the streaming service next month. The new arrivals for Hulu in February 2019 include: PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var stand...
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Pet Sematary Crew Discuss Real Horror of Stephen King Novel in Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Pet Sematary crew discuss real horror of Stephen King novel in featurette The time is almost here for Stephen King’s classic story Pet Sematary to scare new audiences in the upcoming second adaptation of the the 1983 horror novel and in a new featurette, which can be viewed in the player below, the film’s cast and crew discuss how the horror master is the best at delivering truly terrifying tales and elements. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAl...
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Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin having 'Big Blue nightmare' over OBJ trade

Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin is a lifelong Giants fan, and he questioned his favorite team over the decision to trade Odell Beckham Jr.            [Author: NFL writer]
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‘Game of Thrones’ Board Game ‘Oathbreaker’ Details Revealed and Watch a Behind-The-Scenes Prosthetics Video

Two and a half months from now, HBO’s Game of Thrones will be over. Yes, a prequel series is in the works and author George R.R. Martin is still working on finishing his novels to wrap up his story on the page, but this could be the last we see of Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister, and the rest of the fan-favorite characters for quite some time. But even though the night is dark and full of terrors, fear not: a new Game of Thrones board game is coming that will plunge players right...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Adaptation, Game Of Thrones, Board Games, George R R Martin, Gower, Action/Adventure, White Walkers, Barrie Gower, Dire Wolf Digital, Game of Thrones: Oathbreaker, Jon Snow Daenerys Targaryen Tyrion Lannister


New Pet Sematary TV Spot Debuts Ahead of World Premiere

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Pet Sematary TV spot debuts ahead of world premiere Paramount Pictures has released a brand new TV spot for the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s terrifying novel Pet Sematary.  Starring starring Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, and John Lithgow, the film will have its world premiere on March 17 at the 2019 SXSW. Check out the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefre...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Boston, Stephen King, Maine, John Lithgow, Paramount Pictures, Sxsw, Louis, George R R Martin, Lorenzo, ComingSoon, Movie News, Steven Schneider, Dennis Widmyer, Jeff Buhler


Daily Podcast: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, Suicide Squad 2, Gundam, MoviePass, Game of Thrones, The Trench, Avengers: Endgame

On the March 7, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in Chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, Suicide Squad 2, Gundam , MoviePass , Game of Thrones, The Trench, Disney+  and Avengers: Endgame .   You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS U...
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George R.R. Martin Hasn’t Read the ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Scripts Because He’s Too Busy Trying to Finish Those Damn Books

After nearly a decade, HBO’s Game of Thrones is about to come to a dramatic close. But George R.R. Martin‘s watch is not ending…yet. The A Song of Ice and Fire author still has two books to finish in his long-running fantasy series, and impatient readers waiting for the next sprawling novel will be glad to hear that he’s been so busy working on The Winds of Winter that he hasn’t even had time to read the scripts for the final season of the HBO adaptation. Read his comments about the show’s impe...
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Classic ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ is Being Adapted at Netflix

In 1967, Gabriel García Márquez practically invented the magical realism genre with his bewitching, beguiling, baffling novel One Hundred Years of Solitude. It’s a dense multi-generational saga of the Buendia family, chronicling their struggles and conflicts in the fictional Colombian town of Macondo. It’s a story that’s nigh unadaptable, and García Márquez refused to sell the film rights through his death in 2014. But now Netflix has acquired the rights to adapt the literary classic into a Spa...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Netflix, Adaptation, Vanity Fair, Latin America, Macondo, Gabriel García Márquez, Garcia, Don Quixote, George R R Martin, Garcia Marquez, Lazzaro, Buendia


George R.R. Martin Says There May Be 'Discrepancies' Between the Game of Thrones Finale and His Books

Yes, George R.R. Martin is still working on The Winds of Winter. Yes, that means A Dream of Spring will come eventually. But before that happens, we’re getting the eighth and final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones. What will this spoil for fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire series? Hopefully: not everything.Read more...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Takes the Black Leather in 20 New Character Posters for the Final Season

Game of Thrones approaches its darkest hour with its eighth and final season. But if you couldn’t tell that, these 20 new Game of Thrones character posters will remind you, with each spotlighting one of the main characters of the hit HBO fantasy series, all brooding and dressed in black leather. Check out the new Game of Thrones character posters below. Game of Thrones Character Posters HBO has released the character posters for Daenerys Targaryan (Emilia Clarke), Jai...
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Countries with more butter have happier citizens

Haiti and other countries with low butter supply report low life satisfaction.The reverse is true for countries like Germany, which score high in both categories.As the graph below shows, a curious pattern emerges across the globe. But is it causation or correlation? "Give me a good sharp knife and a good sharp cheese, and I'm a happy man". Perhaps not a quote you'd expect from the creative mind behind Game of Thrones, but maybe George R.R. Martin is onto something. Life's better with butter Ac...
Tags: Food, Australia, Germany, Happiness, Canada, Innovation, Romania, Oxford University, Nicaragua, Madagascar, Map, Malawi, Haiti, George R R Martin, Ritchie, Canada Australia


Jason Clarke Says Stephen King is Okay with Pet Sematary’s Changes

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Jason Clarke says Stephen King is okay with Pet Sematary’s changes In an interview with Flickering Myth (via Cinema Blend), Pet Sematary lead actor Jason Clarke addressed the film adaptation changing a key character’s storyline, and said  author Stephen King didn’t have an issue with the alteration. The film’s big change became a sticking point among fans when it was revealed in the latest trailer that Ellie Creed was the one who gets hit by the truck, dies, and is resurre...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Boston, Stephen King, Maine, Clarke, Jason Clarke, Louis, George R R Martin, Lorenzo, Ellie, Gage, Movie News, Steven Schneider, Dennis Widmyer, Jeff Buhler


George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers Cancelled at SYFY

George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers cancelled at SYFY Following the series debut of George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers last December, Deadline reports that SYFY has officially decided to not renew the horror sci-fi thriller for a second season. The series’ season one is already available for streaming on Netflix. The series starred Gretchen Mol (Boardwalk Empire) as Dr. Agatha Matheson, alongside Eoin Macken (The Night Shift) as Karl D’Branin, David Ajala (Fast & Furious 6) as Roy Eris, Sam Strik...
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Syfy Cancels ‘Nightflyers’ After One Season

The George R.R. Martin drama “Nightflyers” has been canceled by Syfy after only one season. Based on the novella from the mastermind behind “Game of Thrones,” the show was seen as a big gamble for the NBCUniversal-owned cable network, as it represented the most expensive series it had ever developed. The network attempted to spark […]
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Brace yourselves. The Game of Thrones ice hotel is back.

How can a winter holiday and a die hard Game of Thrones fan find the perfect destination?... by going to the Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, of course. It’s the place where all its 24 rooms are sporting a feature from HBO’s TV show or George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series. Would the low temperatures make it hard to sleep? Maybe. But who cares when you’re staying in a hotel like this?  
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Game of Thrones Tarot Deck

For the true fan of Game of Thrones, there is the GOT tarot deck. Get ready for the premiere of the final season and, when using this deck, you might predict the outcome! Buy This: A Beautiful New ‘Game of Thrones’ Tarot Deck See if the future remains uncertain for our heroes on HBO's 'Game of Thrones.' Pop Culture | By Alison Nastasi   While the world waits with bated breath for season eight of HBO’s Game of Thrones (more like panicked withdrawal, ...
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The New Pet Sematary Trailer Comes Out of the Grave

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The new Pet Sematary trailer comes out of the grave Paramount Pictures has released the new trailer for the upcoming remake of Pet Sematary, offering brand new footage from the upcoming Stephen King adaptation. Check out the new Pet Sematary trailer in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functio...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Boston, Stephen King, Maine, Paramount Pictures, Louis, George R R Martin, Lorenzo, ComingSoon, Movie News, Steven Schneider, Dennis Widmyer, Jeff Buhler, Pet Sematary, Mark Vahradian


How to stream 'Game of Thrones' online so you're caught up for the final season's premiere on April 14

The   Insider Picks   team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. "Game of Thrones" — the hugely popular television show based on the novel series "A Song of Ice and Fire" by George R.R. Martin — returns for its eighth and final season on April 14. The show, which premiered on HBO in 2011, has accumulated a cult-like following, and it even has its own branded wine, board game, a Super Bowl comme...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series Set to Begin Production This Summer

The pilot for the as-yet-untitled Game of Thrones prequel has a production start date. The Game of Thrones prequel is set to begin filming this summer, as the highly anticipated series begins production on its pilot with Jessica Jones director S.J. Clarkson at the helm. The long winter of waiting for a new Game of Thrones project is coming to an end. Or maybe it’s just beginning? The Game of Thrones prequel series, which is set to take place thousands of years before the events of the hit HB...
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HBO reveals when cameras will roll on ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel series

HBO's Game of Thrones prequel series has its director and a bunch of new cast members as it prepares to start filming in summer 2019. The show is set thousands of years before the events of the original series. The post HBO reveals when cameras will roll on ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel series appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Game of Thrones Prequel Series Will Start Production this Summer

Game of Thrones prequel series will start production this summer With the final season of Game of Thrones just over two months away, HBO has quickened its pace on the long-gestating prequel series to the epic fantasy tale. According to EW, the yet-to-be-titled series will start production in early summer, though programming president Casey Bloys reiterates the prequel series will not debut for at least a year after Game of Thrones reaches its conclusion. S.J. Clarkson (The Defenders, Jessica...
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TV Bits: ‘Happy!’, ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Therapy Dog’, ‘One Day At a Time’, ‘The Last O.G.’, ‘Twilight Zone’, ‘Watchmen’, ‘Treadstone’

In this edition of TV bits: “Weird Al” Yankovic will play a Smoking Man Baby on Happy! Some nerdy professor named a beetle after Game of Thrones dragons. Fox is developing an animated series called Therapy Dog. Watch the trailer for One Day At a Time season 3. Oh, and watch the trailer for The Last O.G. season 2, too. Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone adds DeWanda Wise & Jessica Williams. Hong Chau joins the cast of Watchmen. Bourne spin-off series Treadstone fills out its cast. Syfy’s demente...
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Amazon's 'The Expanse' revival is coming this year, and critics have compared the sci-fi series to 'Game of Thrones'

Amazon will debut its revival of "The Expanse" this year, and all three previous seasons will be available to stream on February 8. Syfy canceled the show in May, but Amazon quickly saved it after fan outcry. The show's third season had a 100% critic score on Rotten Tomatoes, and critics have compared it to "Game of Thrones." When Syfy canceled "The Expanse" in May, Amazon swooped in soon after to save the critically acclaimed science-fiction series. The show's third season, which aired on Sy...
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Check Out the Chilling New TV Spot for Pet Sematary!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Check out the chilling new TV spot for Pet Sematary! Paramount Pictures has released a new TV spot for Pet Sematary titled “Dead is Better,” a proclamation made by John Lithgow’s character amidst some disturbing Stephen King-esque imagery. Check out the TV spot below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(fu...
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