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2 of MrBeast's childhood friends explain what it's like to work on the YouTube star's team, from dropping $60,000 on a video to going on 'travel sprees'

Chris Tyson and Chandler Hallow work full time for YouTube star Jimmy Donaldson, known online as MrBeast (30 million subscribers). Tyson and Hallow are two of Donaldson's childhood best friends and they began working for him full time around 2 years ago. They shared what it has been like to work for one of YouTube's most popular creators. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. When Jimmy Donaldson, the popular internet star known online as MrBeast, decided to create and post vid...
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Revisiting ‘The Rocketeer,’ Disney’s Early Superhero Masterpiece

(Welcome to Out of the Disney Vault, where we explore the unsung gems and forgotten disasters currently streaming on Disney+.) In 1991, Walt Disney Pictures released two of the very best films to ever fall under their banner. That fall, they would release Beauty and the Beast to widespread acclaim from audiences, critics, and the film industry as a whole. The animated adaptation of the tale as old as time became the first animated film to be nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards...
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'Bad Boys for Life' tops the box office for an incredible third-straight weekend and becomes the franchise's highest-grosser in just 17 days

Sony's "Bad Boys for Life" won the domestic box office for a third-straight weekend with $17.7 million. The movie is now the highest-grossing title in the franchise. Its domestic total to date is $148 million. Paramount's "The Rhythm Section" has the worst opening for a wide release in 2020 so far, as it only brought in $2.8 million on 3,000 screens. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. It may still be very early, but there can be no dispute: Sony is dominating the early days o...
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Diversity in Films Makes Good Business Sense

Watching “Star Trek” as a child sent a message to a young Dr. Mae Jemison that she could be an astronaut. Jemison, whose 1992 expedition on the space shuttle Endeavour made her the first black woman in the world to travel into space, has loved science ever since she was little. And this show made […]
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'Bad Boys For Life' wins the box office with huge holiday weekend

Sony has revamped some of its franchises to big box office numbers in recent years. Spider-Man swung back into action with blockbuster numbers at the box office (thanks to an assist from Disney's Marvel Studios) and Jumanji followed soon after, notching huge totals around the world (thanks to an assist from Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson).
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Overheard in the Living Room...

[offscreen sound of soft thump on front porch]Me: "Are you expecting a package?" RX: "Actually, I don't know." Me: "Me either."[sound of front door opening and closing]Me: "Goddammit." RX: "What?" Me: "Someone left a vermiform appendix lying on our front porch." RX: "Is that the real Yellow Pages?" Me: "It's going right in the trash. When's the last time you looked something up in a paper phone book?" [mimes Robin Williams in Jumanji] "WHAT YEAR IS IT?!?" RX: "I'll bet if you called someone in t...
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Cool Stuff: Let This ‘Jumanji’ Board Game Replica Turn Your Living Room into a Jungle

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the family adventure movie Jumanji. Adapted from the 1981 children’s book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg, the movie features a board game that brings all the dangers of a jungle into the suburbs. Stampedes, mischievous monkeys, deadly spiders, a relentless hunter, and a grown man sucked into the game 20 years before all wreak havoc on the lives of two young orphans. Now you can bring a Jumanji board game replica home to play yourself. Jumanji B...
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‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Star Alex Wolff on What He Learned From ‘Hereditary’ and Making His Directorial Debut [Interview]

Alex Wolff can be seen in theaters now as Spencer in Jumanji: The Next Level, but the son of actress Polly Draper has a lot more going on equally worth talking about. He recently wrote and directed his debut film, The Cat and the Moon, an unflinchingly honest portrayal of rowdy teenagers with Wolff himself playing a troubled youth who moves to New York City to live with his father’s best friend following his mother’s admittance into rehab and the death of his musician father. It’s an emotional ...
Tags: Movies, Interviews, New York City, Toronto, Features, Hereditary, Alec Baldwin, Liev Schreiber, Jumanji, NICK, Nicolas Cage, Danny DeVito, Spencer, Eliza, Mike Epps, Ray Romano

The Morning Watch: Brie Larson’s Elf on the Shelf, Pittsburgh Penguins Do ‘The Santa Clause’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this Christmas edition, Captain Marvel star Brie Larson becomes an Elf on a Shelf to help deal with some of those pesky holiday problems that bug everyone each year. Plus, the Pittsburgh Penguins hockey team partakes in t...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Dwayne-Johnson, Santa Claus, Snl, Kevin-Hart, Sony Pictures, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jumanji, Elf, Brie Larson, Pittsburgh Penguins, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, The Morning Watch, The Santa Clause

‘Jumanji 2’ Rules Overseas Box Office With $85 Million

Sony’s “Jumanji: The Next Level” powered international box office charts, collecting $85 million from 34 markets over the weekend. The action-packed sequel kicked off in North America with $60 million for a global start of $145 million. “Jumanji: The Next Level” debuted in a handful of foreign territories last weekend, bringing box office receipts to […]
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'Jumanji: The Next Level' opens with a powerful $60 million, while 'Richard Jewell' marks an almost decade low earning for Clint Eastwood

"Jumanji: The Next Level" topped the domestic box office with a big $60.1 million opening. Clint Eastwood's "Richard Jewell" was a bust, as the movie only brought in $5 million. The movie marks the first time an Eastwood-directed title didn't earn at least $10 million since 2010's "Hereafter." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sony's "Jumanji: The Next Level" flexed its muscles big time over the weekend, dethroning "Frozen II" at the domestic box office with an estimated $60...
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'Jumanji' has strong box office opening as 'Frozen 2' crosses $1 billion

Sony and Disney had a nice box office weekend as "Jumanji: The Next Level" exceeded expectations and "Frozen 2" crossed $1 billion.
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‘Jumanji: Reverse the Curse’ VR Attraction Will Let You Enter The Jungle

No one seems to have a good time in the Jumanji movies — they tend to be accidentally sucked into the mystical game and have to fight to escape. But the upcoming Jumanji: Reverse the Curse VR attraction allows you to actually play the game as it is meant to be enjoyed, without dealing with all those above dangers or the untold body horror of being stuck in another person. Sony Pictures Virtual Reality is teaming up with virtual reality company The VOID to present Jumanji: Reverse the Curse, ...
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The Void Teams Up With Sony Pictures on ‘Jumanji’ VR Experience (EXCLUSIVE)

Location-based virtual reality (VR) startup The Void has teamed up with Sony Pictures Virtual Reality for a new “Jumanji: Reverse the Curse” VR experience that will be available at select The Void locations starting November 27. The experience will launch just ahead of the premiere of “Jumanji: The Next Level,” which is set to premiere […]
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More Fun Humor in Final Trailer for 'Jumanji: The Next Level' Sequel

"This next adventure is even more challenging!" Sony Pictures has debuted the second & final trailer for the sequel Jumanji: The Next Level, the follow-up to the new Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle movie that was a sort-of sequel to the original Jumanji movie from 1995. This time, they get sent back into the game but the characters are switched - different people end up with the same four avatars. But where is everyone else? Nothing is as they expect inside. The players must brave parts unkno...
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‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Trailer: The Gang Gets Out of the Jungle

After the sensational box office success of 2017’s Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, director Jake Kasdan and co. knew they had to bring its sequel to a whole new level. And they did more than simply title the third Jumanji film Jumanji: The Next Level. They brought in two legendary comedians in the form of Danny DeVito and Danny Glover — for about the 15 minutes of the movie. The rest of the movie will consist of Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart doing DeVito and Glover impressions, respectively. Ge...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Nick Jonas, Dwayne-Johnson, Sequels, Sony, Kevin-Hart, Movie Trailers, Johnson, Jack-Black, Jumanji, Anthony, Danny DeVito, Turner, Hart, Martha

Jumanji: The Next Level Final Trailer Takes You On a New Adventure

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Jumanji: The Next Level final trailer takes you on a new adventure Sony Pictures has released the final trailer for the highly-anticipated  threequel Jumanji: The Next Level, highlighting the titular game’s newest features as it takes our favorite characters into a whole new adventure. Featuring lots of new footage, you can check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Jumanji: The Next Level Trailer Goes Back to the Jungle In The Next Level, the gang is back but ...
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Watch: 4-Minute Horror Short 'You'll Live' from Director Brian Lipko

"Roll or face the consequences. Last one to die, wins." Holy crap YES! I love it when a filmmaker can put together an incredible idea in just a few minutes and scare the crap out of you in the process. You'll Live is the latest horror short made by Brian Lipko, who also made the two-minute horror short Drip previously. This time he introduces us to a mysterious Jumanji-esque (the old movie not the new ones) board game that is much more evil than playful. Starring Carolina Kenney, Michael Sou...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Short Film, Jumanji, To Watch, Brian Lipko, Sam Han

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Sequel Will Bring Back Colin Hanks

Add another name to the ever-growing Jumanji 3 cast: Colin Hanks is back, baby. In 2017’s smash hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Hanks played the older version of Alex Vreeke, a kid who was sucked into a video game version of Jumanji early in the film. Now we know he’ll be back to reprise that same role in this year’s sequel. “I’m not allowed to discuss or confirm or deny anything involving the Jumanji sequel,” Hanks explained to The Hollywood Reporter. “With the exception of, I am in it.”...
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Colin Hanks Returning For Jumanji 3

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Colin Hanks returning for Jumanji 3 Production recently wrapped on the highly-anticipated third installment of the Jumanji franchise and while the previous cast had all been confirmed, it’s now been revealed that Colin Hanks will also reprise his role as the adult version of Alex Vreeke, according to The Hollywood Reporter. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[]...
Tags: Movies, Atlanta, Hawaii, Sony, Jumanji, Danny DeVito, Jake Kasdan, Hanks, Danny Glover, Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg, ComingSoon, Movie News, Rhys Darby, Secret Life of Pets, Dania Ramirez

Sequel Bits: ‘The Conjuring 3’, ‘Ghostbusters 3’, ‘Jumanji 3’, ‘Rush Hour’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: The Conjuring 3 scares up a release date. Jason Reitman shares a behind-the-scenes Ghostbusters 3 pic, and some promo art finds its way online. Kevin Hart does some hype-building for Jumanji 3. No, Jackie Chan isn’t making Rush Hour 4. Or The Karate Kid 2. The Conjuring Universe just keeps on ticking. The Curse of La Llorona, which is a Conjuring film even though it’s not being marketed as one, and Annabelle Comes Home both arrive this year. And next year w...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Drama, Horror, Sequels, Kevin Hart, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Jackie Chan, Jumanji, Don, CHAN, Collider, Jake Kasdan, Chris Tucker, Action/Adventure

Dwayne Johnson Talks Black Adam After Shazam! Opens Big

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Dwayne Johnson talks Black Adam after Shazam! opens big Now that Shazam! has managed to wow both critics and audiences over the weekend, Dwayne Johnson took a break from filming Jumanji 3 to post a video to Instagram to talk about his plans to play the hero’s nemesis, Black Adam. You can check out the video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds...
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Sequel Bits: ‘The Accountant’, ‘Alien’, ‘Jumanji’, ‘John Wick’, ‘Avatar’, ‘Bad Boys’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Ben Affleck still wants to make an Accountant sequel. Ridley Scott might still be making an Alien: Covenant follow-up. See a new pic from Jumanji 3. Cinematographer Dan Laustsen talks John Wick: Chapter 3. A Game of Thrones actor has joined the cast of the Avatar sequels. Theresa Randle is back for Bad Boys 3. Remember The Accountant? That absolutely wacky movie with about ten different subplots, centered around Ben Affleck as an Autistic assassin? It was a...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Drama, Dwayne Johnson, Ben Affleck, Sci-fi, Avatar, Sequels, Chad, Miami, Johnson, Ridley Scott, James Cameron, Alien, Jumanji, Scott

Hereditary Actor Alex Wolff Jumps On The Line

Hereditary actor Alex Wolff jumps on The Line According to The Hollywood Reporter, Alex Wolff, the young star of last year’s horror sensation Hereditary, has signed up for the thriller The Line, joining the likes of John Malkovich (Bird Box), Scoot McNairy (Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice), Jessica Barden (The Lobster) and Lewis Pullman (Bad Times at the El Royale). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptA...
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New ‘Jumanji 3’ Photo: Not Everything Is As It Seems

Another Jumanji movie will go up against Star Wars Episode 9 this winter. That’s the kind of confidence you get when a half-sequel, half-reboot rakes in over $962 million at the global box office. Production has been underway this year with the cast from Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle all back together, but we haven’t seen them reunited until now. Get a look at a new Jumanji 3 photo from the set below. Jumanji 3 Photo View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Images, Comedy, Movies, Nick Jonas, Dwayne-Johnson, Sequels, Sony, Philadelphia, Nigel, Johnson, Jumanji, Danny DeVito, Jake Kasdan, Hanks, Danny Glover, Karen Gillan

Here’s How the Zorgons From Zathura: A Space Adventure Came to Life

Did you ever watch Zathura? Directed by Jon Favreau and based on a story by the author of Jumanji, I’m not sure if Zathura: A Space Adventure ever made its way fully into cult classic status. I remember it having a certain allure around its release, though, with my peers whispering about the “weird scifi Jumanji …Read more...
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Sequel Bits: ‘Jumanji 3′, Bill & Ted 3’, ‘Hobbs and Shaw’, ‘Jay and Silent Bob’ Reboot,’ ‘Bumblebee’ & More

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Get a first look at the sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Hobbs and Shaw face down a helicopter Kevin Smith gears up to start shooting Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Jason Reitman talks briefly about Ghostbusters 2020 Bill & Ted 3 may finally start shooting this year All that and more Dwayne Johnson shared our first look at the forthcoming sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle on Instagram on Valentine’s Day last week. This seems like it’s a shot from ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Bay, Ted, Sequels, Hasbro, Hobbs, Jordan, Kevin Hart, Bob, Bill, Jackson, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Michael Jackson

Sequel Bits: ‘Kung Fu Hustle’, ‘Ghostbusters 3’, ‘Black Mirror’, ‘Ratatouille’, ‘Halloween’, ‘Avatar’, ‘Alita’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Kung Fu Hustle 2 is currently being developed. Some updates on the mysterious Ghostbusters 3. There’s still a chance we’ll see a “U.S.S. Callister” follow-up, but it won’t be in Black Mirror season 5. Brad Bird and Patton Oswalt make a disgusting joke about the fictional Ratatouille 2. Jason Blum wants 10 more Halloween sequels. Avatar franchise producer Jon Landau isn’t worried about that long gap between Avatar and Avatar 2. James Cameron has plans for Alita s...
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‘Jumanji 3’ Will Also Bring Back Nick Jonas’s Character

I’m still shocked that Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the second-highest grossing movie in Sony’s history, coming in only behind the James Bond hit Skyfall at the worldwide box office. But audiences ate it up, and the studio has a sequel slated for release this winter with many of the previous film’s cast members coming back for more. Now we can add one additional name to the list of Jumanji 3‘s returning players: Nick Jonas, who played Jefferson “Seaplane” McDonough, the avatar of a kid fro...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Nick Jonas, Casting, Robin Williams, Sequels, Sony, James Bond, Skyfall, Alex, Jumanji, Jonas, Bethany, Hollywood Reporter, Jake Kasdan, Karen Gillan

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Brings Back All Four High School Kids for Another Game

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle was a surprisingly huge hit at the box office from the end of 2017 and into 2018. The half-sequel, half-reboot raked in over $962 million at the global box office, so another film was inevitable. But it wouldn’t be a proper sequel without a key part of the original cast, and for some reason their deals didn’t close until this week. Jumanji 2 (or Jumanji 3 for those keeping the real count) will arrive at the end of the year. While we don’t know how the sequel will ...
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