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Superhero Bits: David Harbour Has Bad Dad Jokes for ‘Black Widow,’ No Plans for Marvel TV Shows on Blu-Ray & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.) In this edition of Superhero Bits: Josh Duhamel reacts to Jupiter’s Legacy getting canceled after one season David Harbour has some terrible Dad jokes in honor of Black Widow James Gunn is hyping The Suici...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Dc Comics, Gotham, Netflix, West, Canada, Suicide Squad, Black Widow, Batwoman, Scarlett-Johansson, Batman, Jupiter, James Gunn, Rotten Tomatoes

A Fourth ‘Before’ Movie Was in the Works With Richard Linklater, But Julie Delpy Turned It Down

The films in Richard Linklater‘s Before romantic drama trilogy were released nine years apart, and the most recent entry, Before Midnight, came out in 2013. So if that established pattern were to continue, the fourth Before movie should come out in 2022 – but unless something completely unexpected happens, audiences may have seen the end of Jesse and Céline. Julie Delpy, one of the co-writers and co-stars of this unconventional franchise, revealed that she said no to Linklater when he approache...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Drama, Casting, Sequels, Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Emilia Clarke, Jesse, Delpy, Linklater, Celine Julie Delpy, Télérama, Delpy Hawke, Christopher Nolan Richard Linklater

‘Godzilla Singular Point’ Anime Series Coming to Netflix This Week

Godzilla Singular Point, a new anime series from director Atsushi Takahashi (Doraemon the Movie 2017: Great Adventure in the Antarctic Kachi Kochi) and anime studios Bones (My Hero Academia) and Orange (Beastars), marks a significant departure from recent Godzilla stories. Our rave review of the show calls it the possible “rightful anime heir to Shin Godzilla,” and says it “offers a much more cerebral take on the King of Monsters than the recent Hollywood smash-em-up Godzilla vs. Kong.” And now...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Mexico, Sci-fi, Netflix, Anime, Godzilla, Hayao Miyazaki, Shin Godzilla, Mononoke, Action/Adventure, Release Dates, Antarctic Kachi Kochi, Kazue Kato

Snake Eyes: Release Date, Cast and More

(Welcome to …And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.) Hollywood will try once again to make a G.I. Joe film franchise happen, starting over again with Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins. The film focuses on G.I. Joe character Snake Eyes, and will show audiences how the character became the silent ninja assassin. Here’s everything you need to know about Snake Eyes in advance. Snake Eye...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Movies, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, Nicolas Cage, Joe, Brian De Palma, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, G I Joe, Action/Adventure, Kenta, Robert Schwentke, Release Dates, Martin Todsharow, Evan Spiliotopoulos

Netflix to get into the Spielberg business with a new Amblin Partners deal

Netflix adds more big-name Hollywood talent to its roster.
Tags: Hollywood, Netflix, Spielberg, Amblin Partners

Director Renny Harlin Revisits ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street 4’ – “Why Didn’t Everyone Realize It Was Going to Work?”

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master is one of the high points for the horror franchise and filmmaker Renny Harlin. The sequel stands the test of time thanks to imaginative dream sequences and practical effects that only look better with age, a Freddy Kruger movie that takes full advantage of the infinite possibilities of a dreamscape. And although the 1988 picture changed Harlin’s life, he was always in fear while making it. The Dream Master was only Harlin’s third movie, his follow-u...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Interview, Horror, America, Features, Sequels, James Bond, Finland, New Line, Viggo Mortensen, West Hollywood, Sam Raimi, New Line Cinema, Mike De Luca, Bob-Shaye

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Novel Trailer Reveals New Footage

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Sony Pictures has released the book trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming novelization of his award-winning 2019 movie Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, which is scheduled to launch on Tuesday, June 29. The Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: A Novel will first be published as a Harper Perennial mass market paperback, alongside an e-book and digital audio edition. A deluxe hardcover edition is expected to be released later this year. You can now pre-order the paperback edition ...
Tags: Video, Comedy, Hollywood, Texas, Movies, Drama, Rome, Italy, Sony, Leonardo Dicaprio, Brad Pitt, Sony Pictures, Quentin Tarantino, Margot Robbie, Tarantino, Rick

Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Novel Has a Trailer With Tons of New Footage

We’ll soon be able to return to the world of Quentin Tarantino‘s most recent film with the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood novel. Tarantino penned the book himself, and it’s set to expand on Hollywood with new scenes and storylines not glimpsed in the theatrical cut of the film. A new Once Upon a Time in Hollywood novel trailer has arrived to hype up the book, and it’s loaded with new footage that ended up on the cutting room floor, including new scenes with Damon Herriman‘s Charles Manson and Ju...
Tags: Books, Hollywood, Movies, Netflix, Leonardo Dicaprio, Brad Pitt, Charles Manson, Movie Trailers, Quentin-Tarantino, Margot Robbie, Tarantino, Rick, Sharon Tate, Rick Dalton, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Julia Butters

Rich Guy Goes To Hollywood, Improbably Makes It Big As Movie Mogul

At a time of entertainment industry upheaval, David Ellison has transformed Skydance into the rarest of Hollywood businesses — a thriving, built-from-scratch, all-audiences, independent studio. – The New York Times
Tags: Art, Hollywood, People, David Ellison, 06.20.21

Angelina Jolie Visits Burkina Faso as U.N. Special Envoy

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has visited war-weakened Burkina Faso to show solidarity with people who continue to welcome the displaced, despite grappling with their own insecurity, and said the world isn’t doing enough to help.
Tags: Hollywood, Angelina Jolie, Burkina Faso

George Clooney, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle and more back Los Angeles high school aimed at making Hollywood more inclusive

George Clooney, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle and more stars hope to make Hollywood more inclusive by exposing students to entertainment industry jobs during high school.
Tags: Hollywood, Los Angeles, Cnn, George Clooney Kerry Washington Don Cheadle

Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Partners, Netflix Forge Film Deal in Sign of Changing Hollywood

Amblin Partners and Netflix have forged a partnership, one that will see the company headed by Steven Spielberg produce multiple new feature films for the streaming service every year. The pact gives Netflix access to one of the most legendary directors in the movie business at a time when competition in the streaming space is […]
Tags: Hollywood, News, Netflix, Steven Spielberg, Amblin Partners, Amblin Partners Netflix Forge Film Deal

‘Black Adam’: Pierce Brosnan’s Doctor Fate Costume Will Be Brought to Life With Motion Capture

Pierce Brosnan is set to play Doctor Fate in the upcoming Jaume Collet-Serra movie Black Adam, which stars Dwayne Johnson as the titular DC Comics antihero. Doctor Fate is one of the members of the Justice Society, a team of superheroes that comes together to stop Black Adam when he’s unleashed after being imprisoned for 5000 years. While concept art for Black Adam has been released, much of the film remains shrouded in secrecy. But Brosnan dropped a little insight into the production when he r...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Dc Comics, Kent, Warner Brothers, Valley, Adam, Pierce-Brosnan, Brosnan, Nabu, Mesopotamia, Kent Nelson, Comic Book/Superhero, Black Adam, Jaume Collet-Serra

Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Signs Deal With Netflix; Will Still Release Films Theatrically Through Universal

Steven Spielberg has taken another step into the world of streaming. The acclaimed filmmaker, who once seemed publicly averse to the idea of streaming, has just signed a deal for his Amblin Partners production company to produce multiple movies for Netflix per year. But this doesn’t mean all of Spielberg’s new films are going straight to the streamer. Amblin Partners also has an ongoing deal with Universal for theatrical releases, so this deal appears to be more about Spielberg recognizing that...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Ted, Netflix, Spielberg, Steven-Spielberg, Amblin Partners, DreamWorks Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, Business and Industry News, Ted Sarandos Netflix, Quibi, Hollywood Reporter Amblin Partners, Amblin Netflix, Universal 20th Century Studios

Hollywood celebrities to advise LAUSD film and television academy

A star-studded line-up of Hollywood actors and producers, including George Clooney, is partnering with Los Angeles Unified to open a new academy for high school students interested in careers in film and television, district officials announced Monday, June 21. Besides Clooney, the Roybal School of Film and Television Production, which is slated to open in fall 2022, will include on its advisory board actors Grant Heslov, Don Cheadle, Kerry Washington, Mindy Kaling, Nicole Avant and Eva Longoria...
Tags: Hollywood, Celebrities, News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, George Clooney, Eva Longoria, Local News, University Of California, Dr Dre, Jimmy Iovine, Clooney, Westlake

George Clooney, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle to Co-Found Film School for Underserved Communities

George Clooney, Don Cheadle, Kerry Washington, Mindy Kaling, Eva Longoria and more will co-found a film school for underserved communities beginning in fall 2022. The Roybal School of Film and Television Production will give students robust academic education, practical training and access to renowned storytellers and other industry professionals and experts from Hollywood. The school […]
Tags: Hollywood, Kerry Washington, News, George Clooney, Don Cheadle, Roybal School of Film and Television Production, George Clooney Kerry Washington Don Cheadle, Co Found Film School

Hollywood’s Hypocritical Obsession with Guns ~VIDEO

Dan Wos, Author of – Good Gun Bad Guy Host of The Loaded Mic USA – -( Ever wonder why anti-gun movie stars glorify guns on the set while denouncing them in real life? Take Liam Neeson for instance, an actor who uses guns as a tool to further his career but wants them banned for private use. When interviewed in 2014 by The Independent, the Irish actor said: “I am totally for gun control in the U.S.,” “The population of America is roughly 300 million and there are 300 million guns...
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Scotland, America, Joe Biden, Britain, Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Gina Carano, Gun Rights, Lucas, Dan, Liam, Neeson, Dunblane, Ammoland TV

5 common movie mistakes that veterans can spot right away

Summit Entertainment Hollywood loves to depict life in the military, but it doesn't always get the details right. Regular viewers may miss most on-screen mix-ups, but there are some errors that veterans won't miss. See more stories on Insider's business page. For decades, Hollywood has made military-based films that touch Americans' hearts with epic characters and stunning imagery.Not every movie has a big budget, but it's the attention to detail that the veteran commu...
Tags: Google, Hollywood, America, Trends, Marine Corps, Sony Pictures, Jessica Simpson, Doc, Stephen Lang, Christian Camargo, Tim Kirkpatrick, The Hurt Locker, Movie Mistakes, Full Metal Jacket, John Cambridge, Military & Defense Contributors

‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ at 25: An Oral History of Disney’s Darkest Animated Classic

In the mid-1990s, the possibilities were endless for Walt Disney Feature Animation. After the studio hit creative highs with Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and The Lion King, Disney was powerful enough to take risks that were impossible a decade earlier. An adaptation of an iconic Victor Hugo novel was such a risk. 25 years later, The Hunchback of Notre Dame is one of the most remarkable films Disney’s ever released, and one that hasn’t been topped for sheer boldness. As it celebrates its 25th ...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, France, Disney, Los Angeles, Features, Anniversary, Egypt, Roger Ebert, Animation, New York Times, Paris, Broadway, Argentina, Catholic Church

‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ Almost Featured Michael Jackson, But Disney Balked

Hollywood “almosts” are some of the most popular stories to circulate the internet. Did you know Eric Stoltz almost played Marty McFly? Etcetera, etcetera. At this point, these pieces of trivia are so readily available on the web that they’re no longer a surprise. But every now and then, a new one gets unearthed. In /Film writer Josh Spiegel’s new oral history of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, composer Alan Menken revealed that one famous pop star almost featured in a few songs from the soundtrac...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Notre Dame, Michael, Marty Mcfly, Eric Stoltz, Alan Menken, Etcetera, Menken, Quasimodo, Disney/Pixar, Josh Spiegel

Igor Stravinsky Appears on American Network TV & Tells Stories About His Unconventional Musical Life (1957)

One evening in 1957, viewers all across America tuned in to see Stravinsky. The broadcast wasn’t a performance of Stravinsky’s music, although those would continue to draw television audiences well into the following decade. It was a conversation with the man himself, Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky, who even when he was still alive had become an institution by virtue of his industry and innovation. “For half a century, Stravinsky’s musical explorations have dominated modern music,” says the...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Hollywood, Television, Nbc, College, Russia, America, Paris, Pablo Picasso, Seoul, Stravinsky, Igor Stravinsky, Charlie Parker, Robert Craft, Marcel Duchamp

Brits Bridge Production Skills Gap, Improve Diversity With Training Initiatives

The boom in bigger-budget U.K. movies and series — funded mostly by the global streamers and Hollywood studios — has created shortages in skilled labor at a time when there is also a desire to improve diversity in the workforce. Both issues have been made more challenging due to the pandemic. Research released recently by […]
Tags: Hollywood, Global, Spotlight, Seetha Kumar, ScreenSkills

This Pomona mural for Magu will honor a pioneering Chicano artist

A tribute mural to the late artist Gilbert “Magu” Lujan honors the years he spent in downtown Pomona’s Arts Colony. Crowded with detail and bursting with color, it’ll blow everyone’s mind when it’s installed in a few days. For anyone who loves the work of Lujan, the mural checks all the boxes: An aerial view of a broad expanse of geography. Ribbon-like roads traversed by lowriders. Anthropomorphic rabbits and dogs, some in guayabera shirts. Cactus and palm trees. Pyramids. Day-glo colors. A refe...
Tags: Facebook, Hollywood, Arts, La, Sport, Soccer, Vine, Kobe Bryant, Local News, Lakers, Southern California, Ontario, Pomona, Cardinals, Dodgers, La Puente

Angelina Jolie’s dinner look is totally unexpected - and we’re obsessed

There’s a new trend taking over Hollywood that is one of the coziest we’ve seen...
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The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Manifest' to 'Lupin'

"Manifest." Craig Blankenhorn/NBC/Warner Brothers Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of the TV shows that have been most prominent on Netflix's daily top-10 lists. "Manifest" was Netflix's biggest show this week, just as its network, NBC, canceled it after two seasons. Netflix counts a view if an account watches a movie or TV show for at least two minutes. See more stories on Insider's business page. 9. "Workin' Moms" (Netflix orig...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Media, Nbc, Entertainment, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Features, Netflix, Streaming, Rotten Tomatoes, Lucifer, Slater, Peet, Betty

Mykki Blanco: ‘I’ve helped to push open some closed doors. It’s a cool feeling’

The rapper has worked with Kanye and Madonna and blazed a trail for black queer pop. Their new mini album, they say, feels like the start of a new chapter…Mykki Blanco has just moved to Hollywood, and five minutes into our conversation, the 35-year old rapper’s beloved mother calls. “She needs to chill out. Like, I don’t work?” laughs Blanco. “She’s helping me pick out furniture and she’s gone crazy about the whole thing.” There is something pure about one of hip-hop’s most experimental figures ...
Tags: Europe, Music, New York, Hollywood, London, US, Rap, Culture, Pop and rock, Hip-hop, New York Times, Paris, Portugal, Madonna, Lgbtq, Elle

Amazon comes for Netflix’s throne with $8.45 billion MGM purchase

The ruthless war between the world’s leading video-on-demand companies reached a climax when the Amazon acquired the legendary Hollywood studio MGM (Metro Goldwyn Mayer) in a deal worth US$8.45 billion. The sale of MGM on May 26 followed more than six months of negotiations. The American studio known for its roaring lion had been weakened by major financial difficulties before the pandemic. The prolonged closure of movie theatres was the final nail in its coffin. Although the MGM studio had a lo...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, Hollywood, US, Tech, Netflix, MGM, Next Featured, MGM Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Geena Davis, Susan Sarandon and Callie Khouri Recall the Life-Altering Experience of ‘Thelma & Louise’ at 30th Anniversary Screening

The ending of “Thelma & Louise” stands as one of Hollywood’s most epic finales, but for screenwriter Callie Khouri, writing the scene was simply a no-brainer. “It literally just appeared in my head. And I knew that that was the ending,” Khouri told Variety at the film’s screening at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on […]
Tags: Hollywood, News, Geena Davis, Los Angeles, Thelma and Louise, Susan Sarandon, Louise, Khouri, Thelma Louise, Callie Khouri, Geena Davis Susan Sarandon

American Ninja Warrior EP Credits Kacy Catanzaro for Series’ Initial Growth

(Photo Credit: Felicia Graham/NBC) Before Kacy Catanzaro was a staple of Tuesday nights on WWE NXT, she became famous for her appearances on American Ninja Warrior. The show’s executive producer Anthony Storm credits Catanzaro for kicking off the show’s incredible growth, which has only continued since her appearances. “Initially, the growth came from the success of the women in Season 6. Kacy Catanzaro had two remarkable runs hitting the buzzer for the first time and then completing the final ...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, TV News, American Ninja Warrior, Catanzaro, Kacy Catanzaro, Jessie Graff, Anthony Storm, Kacy You, Meagan Martin, Felicia Graham

How volunteering at Dodger Stadium during COVID-19 influenced author’s book on Los Angeles

One might assume that Rosecrans Baldwin, author of “Paris, I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down” and “The Last Kid Left,” is L.A. born-and-raised, given that he shares his first name with the street that runs from Manhattan Beach to Fullerton. He’s not. Baldwin, who was born in Chicago and raised primarily in Connecticut, had only visited the city a handful of times before moving here more than six years ago. “I always choose George as my Starbucks name, because Rosecrans is just asking for pe...
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