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Community: What are your favorite Steven Spielberg movies?

With “The BFG” opening this weekend, excitement for the latest Spielberg film is building. I personally gave the film a positive review, but the famed director has so many great accomplishments, I don’t believe it is a top 5 Spielberg film. Spielberg remains one of the greatest directors of his generation, so we want to […]

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Top 10 Tuesday: Best Cinematic Battles

There’s no two ways it about it — this season of Game of Thrones featured one of the most viscerally and visually accomplished battles to ever be captured on film. Go ahead, watch “Battle of the Bastards” and pretend to be unimpressed. This in turn has spun my wheels in reverse as I began to […]

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Legendary Nabs ‘Bad Blood’ with Jennifer Lawrence, Adam McKay

  In one of the most high profile bidding wars of recent weeks, Legendary has emerged victorious in its battle to obtain rights to “Bad Blood.” The film is set to star Jennifer Lawrence as Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of the embattled blood testing company Theranos. When news broke that Lawrence would star and Adam […]

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Sam Mendes Film ‘The Voyeur’s Motel’ Moves Forward, Sets Writer

Sam Mendes’  “The Voyeur’s Motel” has found its writer in Krysty Wilson-Cairns. Mendes is directing and producing the project, which also has Steven Spielberg attached to produce. Cairns will adapt the script from Gay Talese’s upcoming book of the same name (which will be released July 12), as well as from his article of the […]

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Japanese Star Win Morisaki Joins ‘Ready Player One’

Another player has joined the mix for Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Japanese boyband singer and actor Win Morisaki has been cast as Daito in the film, which has T.J. Miller, Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn and Mark Rylance already booked. An official logline for the film has yet […]

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Emily Carmichael Locked for Spielberg and Trevorrow’s ‘Powerhouse’

Colin Trevorrow and Steven Spielberg are teaming up again, this time for a family action film titled “Powerhouse.” Details on the story are being kept under lock and key, but it is being reported that Trevorrow developed the story idea and indie filmmaker Emily Carmichael will be directing and writing the film from Trevorrow’s story. […]

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Cannes Review Round-Up: ‘The BFG’ Lands But Not With the Big Thud It Intended

At the Cannes Film Festival today, Steven Spielberg‘s highly anticipated “The BFG” premiered, and the early word seems to be mixed. From an awards standpoint, we were looking for this to possibly run the gauntlet in some of the technical races like Visual Effects, Cinematography, and even perhaps Score by 50-time nominee John Williams.  With […]

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69th Cannes International Film Festival Lineup Announced

The full lineup for the 69th Cannes International Film Festival was announced this morning in Paris. Steven Spielberg, Jodie Foster, Shane Black, Woody Allen, Sean Penn, Jeff Nichols, Pedro Almodovar, Xavier Dolan, the Dardenne brothers and Paul Verhoeven are just some of the directors who have films showing at the festival. In the out of […]

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Mark Rylance Eyeing Role in Spielberg’s ‘Ready Player One’

Another day, another Spielberg project for Mark Rylance. The Oscar winner is circling Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rylance is in final negotiations for the film, which is being backed by Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow. THR reports that Rylance and Warner Bros. are currently finalizing dates. Assuming the negotiations […]

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Steven Spielberg and Mark Rylance Team Up Again for ‘The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara’

Acclaimed director Steven Spielberg has lined up his next project: the historical thriller “The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara.” The film is an adaptation of the book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Kertzer. Tony Kushner (who previously wrote the screenplay for Spielberg’s “Lincoln,” for which he was nominated for an Oscar) adapted the screenplay. Mark Rylance, […]

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WATCH: New Trailer for Steven Spielberg’s ‘The BFG’ showing the Big Friendly Giant

We have a brand new trailer for “The BFG,” which includes new, never-before-seen footage of the BFG (Big Friendly Giant).  Check it out below with additional info on the film. The talents of three of the world’s greatest storytellers – Roald Dahl, Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg – finally unite to bring Dahl’s beloved classic “The BFG” […]

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Simon Pegg Looking to Join Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One”

British actor Simon Pegg is seeking to join Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One,” it was announced Friday. The deal, when it closes, would cast Pegg alongside previously announced stars Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke and Ben Mendelsohn. The screenplay is being adapted from the Ernest Cline novel of the same name by “X-Men: Last Stand” and “Avengers” […]