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35 Movies That Made Public Domain Characters Cool Again

United States copyright law is a real beast. There was a time, not so long ago, when any creative work would fall into the public domain—meaning the original rights to the work had lapsed, allowing anyone to make use of the characters and ideas within it—after 42 years. Then, in the 1970s, the Walt Disney company…Read more...
Tags: Robin Williams, Films, Robin Hood, Netflix, United States, Kate Beckinsale, Leonardo Dicaprio, Sandra Bullock, Jim Carrey, Idris Elba, Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken, Jamie Foxx, Lifehacks, Peter Pan, Patrick Stewart


Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of May 1

Behold the power of Diana! Despite some crazy aggressive movement from other titles, notably the Oscar-winning film Nomadland, Wonder Woman 1984 still managed to retain the crown on DEG’s Watched at Home Top 20 for the fifth consecutive week. As stated, Nomadland made a huge jump to No. 2 this week, even surpassing Promising Young Woman, which dropped to No. 4 after a month-long steady ascent. That film was shot down by Liam Neeson’s The Marksman, which made its debut on the list at No. 3 and w...
Tags: Movies, Streaming, Diana, Wonder Woman, Liam Neeson, Oscars, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Academy Awards, Paramount, Yellowstone, Kevin Costner, Judas, DEG, Justice Society, Robert Lorenz


‘Scarface and the Untouchable’ TV Series About Al Capone and Eliot Ness in the Works at Showtime

The story of Al Capone and Eliot Ness will be dramatized yet again, this time for the Showtime series Scarface and the Untouchable. The series is based on the non-fiction book by Max Allen Collins and A. Brad Schwartz, and “chronicles the lives of gangster Al Capone and his lawman nemesis, Eliot Ness in Prohibition-era Chicago.” The tale of Capone and Ness has been told before in multiple forms of media, including the Untouchables TV series which in turn inspired Brian De Palma’s stylish, very ...
Tags: Florida, Hbo, Television, Movies, White House, Chicago, Showtime, Adaptation, Robert De Niro, Tom Hardy, Kevin Costner, Brian De Palma, Brad Schwartz, Schwartz, South Side, Eliot Ness


Scarface and the Untouchable Showtime Series Adaptation in Development

(Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images & Walt Disney Television via Getty Images) Based on the nonfiction book Scarface and the Untouchable by Max Allen Collins and A. Brad Schwartz, a series adaptation is in development at Showtime from Emmy nominee Alex Kurtzman’s Secret Hideout production company (The Mummy, Star Trek: Discovery) and writer Ben Jacoby (Newsflash, Flash Boys), according to Deadline. The series centers on the “epic, years-long battle between Al Capone and Eliot Ness, who clashed on...
Tags: TV, Movies, Drama, Documentary, White House, Chicago, Showtime, TV News, Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner, Brian De Palma, Brad Schwartz, Michael C Hall, South Side, Eliot Ness


Now Stream This: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’, ‘McCabe and Mrs. Miller’, ‘Devil in a Blue Dress’, ‘Lake Mungo’, ‘Unstoppable’, ‘Waterworld’ 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.) Godzilla vs. Kong Now Streaming on HBO Max Release Date: 2021 Genre: Monster Movie Director: Adam Wingard Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Shun Oguri, Eiza González, Julian Dennison, Lance Reddick, Kyle Chandler, Demián Bichir Godzilla vs. Kong isn’t the best MonsterVerse movie, but it is the en...
Tags: Amazon, Japan, Hbo, New York, Movies, Washington, Features, Netflix, United States, Serbia, Carl Franklin, Warren Beatty, Steven Soderbergh, Harry, Pulse, Dennis Hopper


Without Remorse Featurette Explores Tom Clancy’s Source Material

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Without Remorse featurette explores Tom Clancy’s source material With just two weeks left until the film’s arrival on the streaming platform, Amazon Prime video has unveiled a new featurette from the Michael B. Jordan-led adaptation of Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse that explores the source material and the character’s past iterations and future with Jordan. The featurette can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: New Without Remorse Trailer Debuts Ahead of April Premie...
Tags: Movies, Russia, Ben Affleck, Amazon Prime, Action, Guy Pearce, Jordan, Cia, Harrison Ford, Kremlin, Sony Pictures, Chris Pratt, Paramount Pictures, Liev Schreiber, Michael B Jordan, John Kelly


Kevin Costner Shares Touching Post After Yellowstone Fans Get Re-Excited About One Of His Most Famous Movies Thanks To Netflix

A whole new generation of Kevin Costner fans is discovering his work.


Want to take a road trip with Kevin Costner? Investors are betting you will

Woody Sears has long been interested in storytelling. Following the debut in 2007 of the first iPhone, he founded a storytelling app called Zuuka that built up a library of narrated and illustrated kids’ books for the iPhone and iPad. Sears later sold that company to a small New York-based outfit. But Sears, who is based in Santa Barbara, California, isn’t done with stories yet. Instead, he just raised $1.6 million in seed funding for his second and newest storytelling startup, HearHere, a subsc...
Tags: Startups, TC, Apps, New York, Groupon, Tech, Venture Capital, Sears, AAA, Andrew Mason, Kevin Costner, Kevin, Santa Barbara California, Costner, Woody, Marcus Lemonis


Want to take a road trip with Kevin Costner? Investors are betting you might

Woody Sears has long been interested in storytelling. After spending several years in sales after nabbing an MBA from Pepperdine — and following the debut in 2007 of the first iPhone — he founded a storytelling app called Zuuka that built up a library of narrated and illustrated kids’ books for the iPhone and iPad. Sears later sold that company to a small New York-based outfit. But Sears, who is based in Santa Barbara, Calif., isn’t done with stories yet. Instead, he just raised $1.6 million in ...
Tags: Startups, TC, New York, Groupon, US, Tech, Venture Capital, Sears, AAA, Andrew Mason, Kevin Costner, Kevin, Costner, Santa Barbara Calif, Woody, Pepperdine


The Major Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror Anniversaries of Spring 2021

Let’s face it. We’re all old. Even if that’s not technically true, there’s always something a person can say or do to make you feel that way. One of those is when we realize a movie we feel an affinity for is way older than we remember it being. The best course of action? Use the fact that your favorite movie is about…Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Robin Hood, Superman, Disney, It, Jj Abrams, Jake Gyllenhaal, David Bowie, Angelina Jolie, Bryan Singer, Hercules, Kubrick, Chris Hemsworth, Errol Flynn, Raiders Of The Lost Ark


The Best TV Shows and Movies Coming to Amazon in April 2021

There are a handful of TV shows and movies coming to Amazon in April 2021 that we’re excited about, including Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse starring Michael B. Jordan, and Lena Waithe‘s anthology series THEM, and a new comedy show called Frank of Ireland starring and written by Brian and Domhnall Gleeson. But there are plenty of older films and shows coming to the streamer as well, so read on for some of our recommendations so you don’t spend half an hour aimlessly clicking through options next ...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Amc, Los Angeles, Julia Roberts, Ireland, Showtime, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Brian, Lincoln, Bob, Tom Cruise, Steven Spielberg, Minority Report


Let Him Go Ending: Who Is The ‘Him’ In The Kevin Costner And Diane Lane Thriller

Let Him Go is film of loss on different levels, but who is the "Him" in the title?
Tags: Religion, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane


Zack Snyder Drops Four Character Teasers for Justice League

The Snyder times grow ever closer, and as the premiere date approaches, Zack Snyder is dropping enough breadcrumbs to make a panzanella.Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Ben Affleck, Superman, Justice League, Henry Cavill, Jason Momoa, Jesse Eisenberg, Kevin Costner, Ezra Miller, Jeremy Irons, Snyder, Zack Snyder, Barry Allen, Lex Luthor, Jonathan Kent


Zack Snyder Drops 4 Character Teasers for Justice League

The Snyder times grow ever closer, and as the premiere date approaches, Zack Snyder is dropping enough breadcrumbs to make a panzanella.Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Ben Affleck, Superman, Justice League, Henry Cavill, Jason Momoa, Jesse Eisenberg, Kevin Costner, Ezra Miller, Jeremy Irons, Snyder, Zack Snyder, Barry Allen, Lex Luthor, Jonathan Kent


Angel Parker Cast as Lead Alongside Billy Campbell in ABC Drama Pilot ‘National Parks’

Known best for her recurring roles in Hulu’s “The Runaways” and ABC’s “The Rookie,” actress Angel Parker has been cast to co-star alongside Billy Campbell in Kevin Costner’s drama pilot “National Parks” at ABC. “National Parks” follows a small group of elite National Parks Service agents as they solve crimes while protecting national treasures, uncovering […]
Tags: News, Abc, National Parks, Hulu, Kevin Costner, National Parks Service, Angel Parker, Billy Campbell, ABC Drama Pilot ` National Parks


Billy Campbell to Star in Kevin Costner’s ‘National Parks’ Pilot at ABC

Billy Campbell has been cast in a lead role of the ABC drama pilot “National Parks,” Variety has learned. Per the series official logline, while the national parks are known for their sweeping, beautiful landscapes, there is also a darker, more sinister side to these parks that attract a vast array of criminal activity. “National Parks” […]
Tags: News, Abc, Star, Kevin Costner, Billy Campbell, National Parks Variety


Oliver Stone JFK Documentary Turned Down by Netflix Headed to Cannes 2021

Oliver Stone is returning to the tangled, messy world of John F. Kennedy assassination conspiracy theories with a new JFK documentary headed to Cannes. Stone’s 1991 masterpiece JFK covered the assassination with all the urgency of a crackling thriller, and while the filmmaker’s approach is not what I’d call “factual,” it does make for an incredible movie. This new doc was first announced back in 2019, where it went by the title JFK: Destiny Betrayed. Stone revealed his new JFK documentary wa...
Tags: Movies, Documentary, America, Netflix, Oliver-Stone, New Orleans, Dallas, John F Kennedy, John, Spike Lee, Jfk, National Geographic, Cannes, Kennedy, Kevin Costner, United States Congress


Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of February 6

Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of February 6 Hey there, fellow couch potatoes! We’re back with another round of DEG’s Watched at Home Top 20 list. The big not-so-surprise this week was the sudden appearance of the 1993 bill Murray classic Groundhog Day, which made its debut at the No. 7 spot; and joined the pandemic thriller Songbird and romantic comedy-drama Wild Mountain Thyme as the only new titles to crack the list this week. RELATED: February 9 Blu-ray, Digital and DV...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, Usa, Movies, Sony, Bill Murray, Streaming, Yellowstone, Kevin Costner, Groundhog Day, Martin Scorsese, Tenet, DEG, ComingSoon, Movie News, Blu Ray Digital, Home Top


TV Bits: ‘Peaky Blinders,’ ‘The Midnight Club,’ ‘Punky Brewster,’ ‘The Wonder Years,’ ‘Shrill’ and More

In this edition of TV Bits: Peaky Blinders movie might lead to TV spin-offs Meet the cast of Mike Flanagan‘s upcoming Netflix horror series The Midnight Club Watch the Punky Brewster revival series trailer The Wonder Years reboot picked up at ABC Shrill‘s third season will be its last And more. In an interview with Variety, series creator Steven Knight revealed that he hopes a Peaky Blinders film, which is currently in development and will follow up the upcoming sixth and final season of ...
Tags: Television, Peaky Blinders, Punky Brewster, Shrill, The Midnight Club, The Wonder Years


Kevin Costner ‘National Parks’ Drama Gets ABC Pilot Order, Anthony Hemingway to Direct

ABC has given a pilot order to the drama “National Parks,” which hails from Kevin Costner. The project was first announced as being in development at ABC in Dec. 2019.  Anthony Hemingway is now attached to executive produce and direct the pilot via Anthony Hemingway Productions. “Our partners at ABC, 20th Television and A+E Studios […]
Tags: News, Abc, Kevin Costner, Anthony Hemingway, Anthony Hemingway Productions, ABC 20th Television


Subnautica and Below Zero : Nurture your inner MacGyver and Kevin Costner on an ocean-planet holiday

Yes, survival games can tell great stories too The RPG Greetings, traveller, and welcome back to The Register Plays Games, our monthly gaming column. It was tricky deciding what to look at for this edition, what with the doozy of Cyberpunk 2077 in our tail lights. As for the New Year, we've been left with the usual dearth of releases so it was time to check out something that's been in development for a while and is almost ready for 1.0.…
Tags: Software, Kevin Costner


One Advantage To Reteaming Kevin Costner And Diane Lane For Let Him Go After Playing Man Of Steel's Pa And Ma Kent

We asked the Let Him Go director about casting Man of Steel's Jonathan and Martha Kent as his leads.
Tags: Religion, Man Of Steel, Kevin Costner, Jonathan, Diane Lane, Martha Kent, Ma Kent


Exclusive Let Him Go Clip Featuring Kevin Costner & Diane Lane

Exclusive Let Him Go Clip Featuring Kevin Costner & Diane Lane ComingSoon.net has an exclusive Let Him Go behind-the-scenes clip featuring stars Kevin Costner and Diane Lane as well as writer/director/producer Thomas Bezucha and producer Paula Mazur. The clip dives into the strong relationship between George (Costner) and Margaret (Lane), and the exploration of their deep love, their grief, and their determination to save the boy as they advance towards their destiny. The film is available no...
Tags: Video, Movies, Montana, Oscar, Universal Pictures, Kevin Costner, George, Jonathan, Margaret, Dakotas, Diane Lane, Zack Snyder, Mitchell Kaplan, ComingSoon, Movie News, Paula Mazur


Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of December 12

Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of December 12 Holy Yellowstone, folks! After spending what felt like a dozen weeks in the Top 5, the Kevin Costner drama drifted downward for a time but has suddenly reemerged as this week’s top streaming option, according to The Digital Entertainment Group. Well, Season 3 that is. Though, Season 1 (No. 4) and Season 2 (No. 14) weren’t far behind. RELATED: December 15 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases PB ...
Tags: Movies, Christmas, Disney, Digital, Streaming, Jim Carrey, Warner Bros, Grinch, Mel Gibson, Yellowstone, Kevin Costner, Elf, Seuss, National Lampoon, Movie News, Elf Warner Bros


I Wanna Dance With Somebody: Naomi Ackie Nabs Whitney Houston Role in New Biopic

I Wanna Dance With Somebody: Naomi Ackie Nabs Whitney Houston Role in New Biopic According to The Hollywood Reporter, Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker actress Naomi Ackie has been tapped to portray the role of Whitney Houston in Academy Award-winning screenwriter Anthony McCarten’s newest biographical film I Wanna Dance With Somebody, centered around the life of the legendary singer. Set to be directed by The Photograph’s Stella Meghie, the film is expected to be released by Sony and TriStar in ...
Tags: Movies, Australia, Bob Dylan, Sony, Davis, Houston, Sony Pictures, Whitney Houston, Whitney, Penny Marshall, Baz Luhrmann, Kevin Costner, Denzel Washington, Whitaker, Naomi, TriStar Pictures


Let Him Go Tops Fandango & Vudu Streaming Lists

Let Him Go Tops Fandango & Vudu Streaming Lists The Kevin Costner/Diane Lane drama Let Him Go topped the streamings lists on Vudu and FandangoNOW over the last Monday to Sunday period. Also making their debuts were the R-Rated action comedies Buddy Games (No. 4 on Vudu and No. 2 on FandangoNOW), starring Josh Duhamel and Fatman (No. 5 on Vudu and No. 3 on FandangoNOW), starring Mel Gibson. Otherwise, the Top 10 on both lists were fairly similar, albeit in a slightly different order, with the...
Tags: Movies, Montana, Oscar, Streaming, Mulan, Mel Gibson, Monsters, Fandango, Kevin Costner, George, Jonathan, Josh Duhamel, Margaret, Dakotas, Diane Lane, Zack Snyder


Nearly 700 Movie Theaters Closed Over the Weekend, Making for a Dispiriting Pre-Thanksgiving Box Office Haul

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to get worse in the United States, many states are tightening restrictions on non-essential businesses and gatherings of people. That may not stop the plethora of idiots who are still forcing their Thanksgiving plans into existence despite the irresponsibility of it all, but it did result in the shutdown of nearly 700 theaters this past weekend, making for a poor showing at the box office on a weekend that is typically full of huge blockbusters. In their...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Disney, America, United States, Robert De Niro, Box Office, Universal Pictures, Kevin Costner, Indiewire, Tenet, Focus Features, Diane Lane, Freaky, Business and Industry News, The War With Grandpa


CS Score Chats with Composer John Debney!

CS Score Chats with Composer John Debney! Here’s something you film score fans should absolutely love: to promote the release of Netflix’s Christmas film Jingle Jangle, CS Score got the amazing opportunity to talk with legendary film composer John Debney! This legendary artist has composed some of the greatest scores of the last three decades, including Hocus Pocus, Cutthroat Island, The Passion of the Christ and many others. All told, he has over 215 credits to his name and is set to compos...
Tags: Movies, Interview, Hugh Bonneville, David, Netflix, Mike Jackson, Dennis Hopper, John, Peter Pan, Jon Favreau, Mel Gibson, Rudy, John Williams, Mel, Clifford, Diana Ross


Zack Snyder Talks Justice League 2 & Carla Gugino as Catwoman

Zack Snyder Talks Justice League Sequel Plans & Carla Gugino as Catwoman In a recent League of Mayhem livestream appearance with The Nerd Queens, Zack Snyder has opened up about the future of Justice League beyond the HBO Max miniseries, confirming that he already has ideas for a potential sequel involving a story about Ray Porter’s Darkseid. “If you said to any of the actors in the movie ‘well what happens in the movie’ or ‘what happens later’ or whatever for any movie. And they go ‘well I ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Justice, Ben Affleck, Superman, Earth, Justice League, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Amy Adams, Carla Gugino, Jason Momoa, Joss Whedon, Miller, Kevin Costner, Catwoman