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‘Logan’ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ rumored for Super Bowl commercials

Studios usually keep their plans close to the vest; this year is no different. But we hear that Disney will advertise two films (possibly the next installments of Guardians Of The Galaxy and Pirates of the Caribbean). Fox is expected to advertise the psychological thriller A Cure For Wellness and possibly one other film — […]

Deadpool

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‘Deadpool 2’ writer believes the movie will shoot this year

Where in the process are you with Deadpool 2 at the moment? Is it still a stand-alone sequel for the character? Reese: Yeah, it’ll be a solo movie. It’ll be populated with a lot of characters, but it is still Deadpool’s movie, this next one. We’re pushing forward very hard. I think by every account we will […]

Doctor Strange

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‘Doctor Strange’ a marvel as movie nears $500 million worldwide

International audiences continued to marvel at Doctor Strange this weekend with the Benedict Cumberbatch-starrer raking in $60.2M in its third session. Combined with domestic, the 14th MCU pic has a global cume of $492.6M. In worldwide returns, it has out-Hulked The Incredible Hulk ($263M), Captain America: The First Avenger ($371M) and Thor ($449M). It will […]

Uncharted

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Shawn Levy to direct ‘Uncharted’ video game movie for Sony

Sony Pictures has set Shawn Levy to direct Uncharted, the long-awaited live-action feature film based on the PlayStation video game series featuring the treasure hunter Nathan Drake. Joe Carnahan, who wrote the most recent script draft, had an eye to direct, but he has moved over to focus on helming Sony’s Bad Boys For Life, […]

James Bond

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‘Fantastic Four’ star Jamie Bell has had talks about being the new James Bond

There have been no negotiations on where the Bond movie will land (Sony or Warner Bros. are out front on this) and although it was thought that negotiations might start after the first quarter 2016, parties are not likely to engage in negotiations until later this year. There is no workable script yet and the […]

Tomb Raider

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‘Star Wars’ star Daisy Ridley being eyed for Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

Newcomer Daisy Ridley may have hit the motherlode of film franchises when the then-virtual unknown was cast in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but the 23-year-old Brit actress is in the running for another icon: Lara Croft. Deadline understands that the fresh-faced Ridley is one of a number of actresses being considered for the Tomb […]

Ghost in the Shell

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Scarlett Johansson’s ‘Ghost In The Shell’ shifts from Disney to Paramount for release

DreamWorks’ Ghost In The Shell has been taken off the Disney release schedule and will now be released by Paramount Pictures, who is also co-financing the film which is based on the best-selling Japanese sci-fi franchise. The film, which stars the Lucy team of Scarlett Johansson and Pilou Asbæk, will keep its March 31, 2017 […]