R.I.P. Legendary Director Mike Nichols

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Legendary director Mike Nichols has passed away at age 83. The Academy Award-winning director’s first feature was the critically acclaimed Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf in 1966, while he made his biggest hit with The Graduate a year later. He is one of the few people to have won an Emmy, a Grammy, a Tony

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New CINDERELLA Trailer Reveals Entire Movie and Nothing New


If you know the story of Cinderella then you will find comfort in the familiar when it comes to this take on the fairy tale. They didn’t venture into new uncharted territory; they stuck with what people know and didn’t change a single thing. I’m not sure if there was a point in making this

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Fox is Remaking LUTHER for U.S Audiences; Why?


I was late to the game, having just watched Luther for the first time this year, but I quickly fell in love with its brisk pace, interesting characters, and most of all…Idris Elba.  Now Variety is reporting that Fox is pursuing a Luther series for the States which begs the question…why? Fox is behind the

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First Great Looking Images and Trailer for THE PEANUTS MOVIE


Snoopy flies and showcases some great looking CG-animation in the first trailer for the first feature length Peanuts movie. Thankfully it looks like they’re giving the iconic characters created by the late Charles Schulz the proper treatment; this won’t be the Alvin and the Chipmunks or Smurfs. Directed by Steve Martino (Horton Hears a Who!)

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The Box Office: Nostalgia Wins With DUMB AND DUMBER TO


Dumb and Dumber To came to play this weekend, twenty years after the original and it actually beat expectations. It took in $38 million this weekend putting Big Hero 6 and Interstellar back a spot each. DDT is the highest domestic debut ever for the Farrelly Brothers, not too bad after 2000’s Me, Myself and

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Fun With Short Films – Nightwing: The Series


Unlike most editions of Fun With Short Films today I don’t cover just one movie, I cover a series of ‘webisodes’ that make up Nightwing: The Series. All characters will be familiar to superhero aficionados and fans of the DC universe. Before we dig into the meat and bones of the series it’s important we

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