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New ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie Set for Spring 2021 Released by Warner Bros.

A new crack at adapting the fighting video game Mortal Kombat for the big screen has been in the works for years. Now the project finally sounds like it’s becoming a reality. Not only did South Australia Premier Steven Marshall earlier this month that the film would shoot in Adelaide, Australia later this year, but Warner Bros. Pictures has given the new Mortal Kombat movie a spring 2021 release date. Variety has word on the new Mortal Kombat movie release date being set for March 5, 2021, ta...
Tags: Movies, Warner Brothers, Video Game, Action/Adventure, James-Wan, Release Dates, Simon McQuoid, Mortal-kombat


New ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie Set for Spring 2021 Release by Warner Bros.

A new crack at adapting the fighting video game Mortal Kombat for the big screen has been in the works for years. Now the project finally sounds like it’s becoming a reality. Not only did South Australia Premier Steven Marshall earlier this month that the film would shoot in Adelaide, Australia later this year, but Warner Bros. Pictures has given the new Mortal Kombat movie a spring 2021 release date. Variety has word on the new Mortal Kombat movie release date being set for March 5, 2021, ta...
Tags: Movies, Warner Brothers, Video Game, Action/Adventure, James-Wan, Release Dates, Simon McQuoid, Mortal-kombat


Mortal Kombat Reboot Set For 2021 Release

Mortal Kombat Reboot Set For 2021 Release The time is coming to return to the mystical arena for some gruesome fatalities and some Mortal Kombat as Warner Bros. has announced the upcoming James Wan-produced film adaptation reboot will hit theaters on March 5, 2021. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAlon...
Tags: Movies, Australia, Article, Fox, Sony, Warner Bros, South Australia, Mattel, Paul W S Anderson, ComingSoon, Movie News, James Wan, Wan, Kevin Tancharoen, Greg Russo, Simon McQuoid


New ‘Mortal Kombat’ Movie to Hit Theaters in 2021

Warner Bros. has dated its new “Mortal Kombat” movie for March 5, 2021, with James Wan producing and Simon McQuoid directing. “Mortal Kombat” will do battle on its opening date with Sony Pictures’ fantasy adventure “Masters of the Universe,” which Noah Centineo will lead as the Most Powerful Man in the Universe. Pre-production on “Mortal […]
Tags: News, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Masters Of The Universe, James Wan, Mortal Kombat, Simon McQuoid, Noah Centineo


New Doom Patrol Season Finale Promo: Ezekiel Patrol

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Doom Patrol season finale promo: Ezekiel Patrol DC Universe has released the first promo for Doom Patrol episode 15 and season finale titled “Ezekiel Patrol,” featuring the team in chaos as they try to figure out the best way to save The Chief from Mr. Nobody. The new episode will air on May 24, exclusively on DC Universe. Check out the video below! RELATED: Doom Patrol Episode 14 Recap PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAl...
Tags: Video, Movies, TV News, Diane Guerrero, Jane, Greg Berlanti, TIMOTHY DALTON, Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, Bowlby, James Wan, Alan Tudyk, DC Universe, Jeremy Carver, Doom Patrol


‘The Magic Order’: James Wan to Direct Mark Miller’s Netflix Pilot

When famed comic book writer Mark Millar sold his Millarworld company to Netflix back in 2017, the plan was for him to develop new properties that could work as both comics and potential film or TV shows. The streaming service announced last year that several adaptations were coming soon, and now another adaptation is one step closer to reality. James Wan (Aquaman, Saw) will direct the pilot episode of The Magic Order, based on an original comic that Millar wrote and Netflix published last year...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Netflix, Adaptation, Mark-Millar, Mark Miller, Millar, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, James Wan, Lindsey Beer, Sierra Burgess, Silver Sable, The Magic Order, James Wan Aquaman Saw


Netflix Orders Series Adaptation of Mark Millar’s The Magic Order

Netflix orders series adaptation of Mark Millar’s The Magic Order Netflix broke media ground last year by releasing the graphic novel series The Magic Order from veteran Mark Millar (Kick-Ass, Kingsman: The Secret Service), becoming the first streaming service to do so. After seeing its first issue become the highest-selling new comic book in 20 years, Netflix is developing a series adaptation of the story, according to Deadline. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAl...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Secret Service, Chris Mckay, Mark Millar, Millar, Millarworld, Sharkey, James Wan, TV Premiere, The Magic Order, Lindsey Beer Sierra Burgess, Netflix Sandra Bullock


Annabelle Comes Home Poster Reveals the New Horrors of The Conjuring Universe

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Annabelle Comes Home poster reveals the new horrors of The Conjuring universe New Line Cinema has released a new poster for the upcoming Annabelle Comes Home, the latest and seventh addition to The Conjuring Universe. Teased in the new image are some of the new monsters and horrors that will make their debut in The Conjuring universe in the upcoming film including a sinister monkey toy, a new ghost called The Bride, a werewolf, and more. Check it out in the gallery below (...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Atlanta, Ed, Annabelle, ComingSoon, Movie News, James Wan, Judy Warren, John R Leonetti, Gary Dauberman, David F Sandberg, Conjuring Universe, Dauberman, Madison Iseman, Michael Clear


Lionsgate Teaming with Chris Rock for New Saw Movie

Lionsgate teaming with Chris Rock for new Saw movie Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures have announced that they’re returning to the lair of Jigsaw and all his treacherous traps with a brand new Saw movie, this time featuring a story conceived by none other than comedian Chris Rock. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { ...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Horror, Leigh Whannell, Chris Rock, Chris, Eddie Murphy, Burg, ComingSoon, SAW, Movie News, James Wan, Pete Goldfinger, Joe Drake, Oren Koules, Koules


‘Saw’ Reboot Coming From Chris Rock (Yes, That Chris Rock)

The Saw movies always ended with a big twist, but here’s a real-life twist I don’t think anyone saw coming. Chris Rock – yes, that Chris Rock – is set to star in and produce a new Saw reboot, with franchise filmmaker Darren Lynn Bousman returning to direct. Rock came up with the idea for the film himself, and despite his presence, this isn’t going to be a comedy. Instead, the actor has cooked up something “really intense and twisted.” Ready for more Saw? Actually, let me amend that. Ready fo...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Horror, Chris-Rock, Remakes, Chris, Eddie Murphy, Jordan Peele, SAW, Lionsgate Films, Danny McBride, James Wan, Josh Stolberg, Pete Goldfinger, Oren Koules, Leigh Whannell Saw


New Live-Action Mortal Kombat Movie Announced

A new live-action Mortal Kombat movie has been announced from a very unexpected source, coming directly from South Australia’s Premier, Steven Marshall. The movie will be produced by James Wan (known for his latest “Aquaman” film adaptation), with Gregg Russo as the screenwriter and Simon McQuoid taking on a directorial role. During his press conference, Steven Marshall […]
Tags: Games, Movies, Anime, Announcements, South Australia, Warner Brothers, Live Action, Adaptations, James Wan, Mortal Kombat, Steven Marshall, Simon McQuoid, Gregg Russo


Mortal Kombat Reboot To Begin Shooting This Year

Mortal Kombat reboot to begin shooting this year Fans have been anxiously waiting for the James Wan-produced reboot of Mortal Kombat, and now Entertainment Weekly has brought word that the film will begin shooting later this year! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMappin...
Tags: Movies, Australia, South Australia, Entertainment Weekly, Paul W S Anderson, ComingSoon, Movie News, James Wan, Wan, Kevin Tancharoen, Simon McQuoid, Mortal-kombat, Greg Russso, Australia Wan


James Wan-Produced ‘Mortal Kombat’ to Shoot in Australia for New Line

A new film in the hit “Mortal Kombat” franchise is to begin pre-production this month in Australia. “Aquaman” director James Wan will be producing for New Line Cinema. Confirmation of the project came Tuesday from Steven Marshall, premier of South Australia, South Australia’s Minister for Innovation and Skills, David Pisoni, and former Village Roadshow executive Greg […]
Tags: Asia, News, Australia, Global, Production, New Line, Greg, James Wan, Village Roadshow, Mortal Kombat, Steven Marshall, South Australia South Australia, David Pisoni


Peter Jackson Turned Down Directing ‘Aquaman’ – Twice

Don’t even think about asking Peter Jackson to direct a superhero movie, because he’s not interested. The Lord of the Rings filmmaker recently revealed that he’s not interested in directing a superhero film, so much so that he turned down the opportunity to direct Aquaman twice. To be fair, Jackson doesn’t say he hates superhero movies – just that he’d rather not spend his time making one. Peter Jackson hasn’t directed a big scale feature film since 2014’s The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
Tags: Movies, Warner Bros, Jackson, Peter-Jackson, Aquaman, Warner Brothers, Peter, Kevin Tsujihara, Don, Kevin, Comic Book/Superhero, James Wan


Jason Momoa Offers Update on Aquaman 2: ‘The Beard Will be Back by Then’

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Jason Momoa offers Aquaman 2 update: ‘The beard will be back by then’ Jason Momoa is ready to head back into the ocean. The Aquaman star spoke with Ellen Degeneres (via CinemaBlend) about the upcoming sequel, Aquaman 2. Though it’s not scheduled to hit theaters until 2022, Momoa revealed they’re already hard at work. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptS...
Tags: Movies, Earth, Nicole Kidman, Warner Bros, Aquaman, Jason Momoa, Ellen Degeneres, Arthur, Dolph Lundgren, Geoff Johns, Beall, Peter Safran, Patty Jenkins, Willem Dafoe, ComingSoon, Patrick Wilson


Doom Patrol Episode 13 Promo Features Flex Mentallo

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Doom Patrol episode 13 promo features Flex Mentallo DC Universe has released the first promo for Doom Patrol episode 13 titled “Flex Patrol,” featuring the appearance of DC superhero Flex Mentallo (Devan Chandler) as the team tries to help him. The new episode will air on May 10, exclusively on DC Universe. Check out the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, TV News, Diane Guerrero, Rita, Larry, Jane, Greg Berlanti, TIMOTHY DALTON, Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, Bowlby, James Wan, Alan Tudyk


The Greatest Beer Run Ever Being Adapted by Peter Farrelly

The Greatest Beer Run Ever being adapted by Peter Farrelly Peter Farrelly (Green Book) is set to write and direct The Greatest Beer Run Ever (working title), based on the novel The Greatest Beer Run Ever: A True Story of Friendship Stronger Than War by Joanna Molloy and John “Chickie” Donohue, TheWrap has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: New York, Movies, New York City, Harvard, Broadway, Salem, Vietnam, Saigon, Skydance, U S Embassy, U S Marine Corps, Chick, Peter Farrelly, Movie News, James Wan, Dana Goldberg


The Conjuring 3 Director Shares Teaser Photo for the Sequel

The Conjuring 3 director shares teaser photo for the sequel The Conjuring 3 director Michael Chaves, who also helmed the James Wan-produced The Curse of La Llorona, is currently hard at work at on the third installment of the horror franchise, and to prove it he posted some art from the upcoming horror sequel on his own website (via /Film). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Ed, Chaves, Patrick Wilson, James Wan, Bill Ramsey, Lorraine Warren, Ed Warren, La Llorona, The Conjuring 3, Michael Chaves, Curse of La Llorona, Robert McKenna Ramsey


The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to Netflix in May 2019

Next month, Netflix will drop a whole new set of films and TV shows for your viewing pleasure. The constant barrage of Netflix originals will be there, as well as some must-see titles from others. Check out the best new TV shows and movies coming to Netflix in May 2019. Movies Coming to Netflix in May 2019 Moonlight Barry Jenkins‘s beautiful, Oscar-winning Moonlight remains one of the best films of the 21st century – a stunning, swooning, emotionally-charged portrait of three distinct p...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Horror, Netflix, Leonardo Dicaprio, Kate Winslet, Jack, Kiernan Shipka, Emma Roberts, Michael Shannon, Independent, Moonlight, Bundy, Perkins, Roberts, Efron


Now Stream This: ‘BlacKkKlansman’, ‘The Sisters Brothers’, ‘The Hateful Eight: Extended Version’, ‘Detour’ and More

(Welcome to Now Stream This, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out there.) The time has come again to round up the bet movies streaming right now. We have a new platform in our midst, too! The Criterion Channel recently launched, and it does not disappoint. While I’ll alway pine for FilmStruck, I’m happy to have this alternative. So read on to see some great movies streaming on the Criterion Channel, Netflix, and more. Th...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, New York, Movies, Romance, Drama, California, Horror, Western, Sci-fi, Features, Netflix, Adaptation, Rooney, Ivy League, Richard Curtis


Now Scream This: Forget the Avengers – Stream These Horror Movies Instead

(Welcome to Now Scream This, a column where horror experts Chris Evangelista and Matt Donato tell you what scary, spooky, and spine-tingling movies are streaming and where you can watch them.) Matt: The week on “Now Scream This” – Matt got super busy and couldn’t throw together a theme! Don’t blame Chris. We tried to come up with something Avengers: Endgame related, but hey, life comes at you real fast sometimes. To make up for the lack of shared context between picks, we’ve got a grab bag o...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Horror, Time, US, Features, Beethoven, Bob, NHL, Elijah Wood, Avengers, Wood, Chris, John Cusack, Brian De Palma


‘Swamp Thing’ Trailer: There’s Something in the Water in the DC Universe

The comic book character Swamp Thing hasn’t appeared in film or television in a significant way since the 1990s, but that’s about to change when he gets his own live-action series on the DC Universe streaming service this summer. We caught a quick glimpse of the character in a brief teaser last week, but now there’s a full trailer for the upcoming show that leans into the horror angle and capitalizes on the fact that James Wan (The Conjuring, Insidious) is executive producing the series. Check ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Louisiana, Len Wiseman, Comic Book/Superhero, Action/Adventure, James Wan, TV Trailer, DC Universe, Swamp Thing, Abby Arcane


James Wan and IT Writer Gary Dauberman to Adapt Salem’s Lot

James Wan and IT writer Gary Dauberman to adapt Salem’s Lot Get ready for another dose of Stephen King, boys and girls. According to Deadline, James Wan and IT writer Gary Dauberman are set to adapt Salem’s Lot, King’s 1975 horror novel. In the text, Author Ben Mears returns to ‘Salem’s Lot to write a book about a house that has haunted him since childhood only to find his isolated hometown infested with vampires. While the vampires claim more victims, Mears convinces a small group of belie...
Tags: Movies, Stephen King, Kate Beckinsale, Salem, King, Annabelle, Carrie, Mears, James Mason, Tobe Hooper, ComingSoon, James Wan, Roy Lee, Gary Dauberman, Ben Mears, Annabelle Comes Home


Wild Rumors About a Surprising Major Cameo in The Rise of Skywalker

James Wan wants to bring Salem’s Lot to life. Director Rodney Rothman says the Spider-Verse animated world isn’t done with Olivia Octavius just yet. Get a beardy new look at Robert Eggers’ follow-up to The Witch. Plus, what’s to come on The Flash. May the spoilers be with you!Read more...
Tags: Science, Childs Play, Salem, The Flash, Skywalker, Rodney Rothman, iZombie, Robert Eggers, James Wan, The Lighthouse, Tucker And Dale Vs Evil, Spider Man Into The Spider Verse, NOS4A2, Spider Man Into The Spider Verse 2, Annabelle Comes Home, Dead Trigger


‘Salem’s Lot’ Movie Coming From James Wan and Gary Dauberman

The Stephen King adaptation renaissance continues, as James Wan and Gary Dauberman plan a visit to ‘Salem’s Lot. Based on King’s second novel, ‘Salem’s Lot follows a small Maine town that quickly becomes overrun by vampires. The book was adapted twice before into TV miniseries, but this will be the first big screen take on the book. Despite its popularity, Stephen King’s ‘Salem’s Lot has never had a feature film adaptation…until now. Gary Dauberman, who wrote Conjuring Universe films Annabel...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen-King, Maine, Adaptation, Salem, King, Annabelle, Ben, Barlow, Tobe Hooper, James Wan, Roy Lee, Mark Wolper, Gary Dauberman, Salem’s Lot


‘The Curse of La Llorona’ Leads Slow Easter Weekend at the Box Office

New Line’s horror pic “The Curse of La Llorona” is summoning $25 million debut at the domestic box office, leading a quiet Easter weekend before Marvel’s “Avengers: Endgame” hits theaters on April 26. The James Wan-produced “La Llorona,” playing in 3,372 theaters, was a hit with hispanic audiences, who accounted for nearly 50% of ticket […]
Tags: News, Box Office, James Wan, La Llorona, The Curse of La Llorona, Avengers: Endgame


‘Curse of La Llorona’ Leads Slow Easter Weekend at the Box Office

New Line’s horror pic “The Curse of La Llorona” will summon a solid $25 million debut at the domestic box office, leading a quiet Easter weekend before Marvel’s “Avengers: Endgame” hits theaters on April 26. The James Wan-produced “La Llorona,” playing in 3,372 theaters, was a hit with hispanic audiences, who accounted for nearly 50% […]
Tags: News, Box Office, James Wan, La Llorona, The Curse of La Llorona, Avengers: Endgame


Lorraine Warren, Paranormal Investigator and Inspiration Behind ‘The Conjuring’ Series, Has Died

Real-life ghost hunter Lorraine Warren, who, with her late husband Ed, inspired The Conjuring series, has died at 92. The Warrens made a name for themselves investigating several famous hauntings, most notably the Amityville Horror case. In 2013, Vera Farmiga portrayed Lorraine in James Wan’s hit horror film The Conjuring, which would go on to inspire both sequels and an entire cinematic universe. While the veracity of Lorraine’s psychic abilities are dubious at best, her intentions were likely...
Tags: Facebook, Death, Movies, Warren, Ed, Annabelle, Will Rogers, Perron, Lorraine, Connecticut Post, McKinnell, Amityville Horror, Warrens, Steve Novella, James Wan, Vera Farmiga