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Historical Circuit: Twilight Zone – The Movie (1983) (★★★)

I’m a critic who grew up with anthology shows, whether it was Tales From the Crypt (aka that show I was never supposed to watch, but that always happened to be on)...

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Historical Circuit: Jaws (1975)

40 years ago "Jaws" was the first step in what would become the yearly ritual of summer blockbusters

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See Tom Hanks In the First Look at “Bridge of Spies,” the Dramatic Thriller Directed by Steven Spielberg

As noted yesterday with the revealing of the new poster, Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” reveals its first trailer courtesy of Walt Disney...

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Check Out the First Official Poster for Steven Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’ with Tom Hanks

One of the most highly anticipated films of the fall and awards season is Steven Spielberg‘s upcoming “Bridge of Spies” starring two-time Academy Award...

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Steven Spielberg to make ‘Ready Player One’

Of all the things that Steven Spielberg has attached himself to as a director over the last decade or so, nothing seems like more perfect of a fit than his latest...

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Steven Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies” to be scored by Thomas Newman

DreamWorks Pictures’/Fox 2000 Pictures’ upcoming dramatic thriller  directed by  three-time Academy Award®-winning director Steven Spielberg (“Saving Private...

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Steven Spielberg’s Cold War Film now called ‘Bridge of Spies’

Here’s an interesting little tidbit of information that I felt was well worth sharing with you all today. For a few months now, we’d been calling the...

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Steven Spielberg and Jennifer Lawrence Teaming for a War Photographer Film

Almost out of nowhere, Lynsey Addario‘s memoir It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life Of Love And War has become one of the hottest properties in Hollywood. In...

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Steven Spielberg might direct the PTSD story ‘Thank You For Your Service’

If you’re like me, you probably spent some time after seeing American Sniper (which now is officially an Academy Award winning film) wondering what the...

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Steven Spielberg finds Sophie for THE BFG by Roald Dahl

LOS ANGELES, CA (DECEMBER 16, 2014) – DreamWorks Studios announced today that newcomer Ruby Barnhill has been cast as the young girl, Sophie, in Roald Dahl’s...

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RIP Richard Attenborough (1923-2014)

  Yesterday, news broke that veteran British actor/director, Richard Attenborough, passed away in London at the age of 90.  Attenborough was an Oscar-winning...

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‘American Sniper’ will now open on Christmas Day of 2014

Well, it looks like we can add another potential Oscar contender to this year’s awards season slate. Clint Eastwood‘s American Sniper, which stars Bradley...

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First Poster for ‘Jurassic World’ and a Look at T-Rex

Comic-Con is full on blasting with some really cool posters.  The highly anticipated Jurassic World, the fourth installment to the “Jurassic Park” franchise...

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Alan Alda and Amy Ryan have joins Steven Spielberg’s next film

Easily one of the highest profile projects in the works right now just keeps increasing its stature. We already know that Steven Spielberg is getting set to shoot a Cold...

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Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 26: Pros and Cons of Summer TV’s ‘Extant’ and ‘The Strain’

Summer has arrived, and that usually means a dearth of quality programs on the airwaves. Yes, I suppose that’s a good thing for those who love the outdoors and want to...

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Steven Spielberg’s Next Two Movies Have Official Release Dates

Well, it seems that The Beard has finally settled on his upcoming film slate. Yes, Steven Spielberg has decided that the Untitled Cold War Thriller with Tom Hanks and...

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TCoen Brothers working on Steven Spielberg’s Cold War film starring Tom Hanks

Well now, this project is shaping up to be about as A-list as it gets. Not only is Steven Spielberg‘s next movie likely to be a Cold War thriller with Tom Hanks in...

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Steven Spielberg to Direct an Adaptation of Roald Dahl’s ‘The BFG’

No, this isn’t The Beard making a film about the evolution of a certain gun from the Doom and Quake video game series (sorry, I couldn’t resist that one),...

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Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg Back Together Again on Cold War Project?

I’m all for Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg working together as often as they can. Simply put, almost every time out they make magic with each other (yes, I even...

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Six Spot #7: Best Actor 1997

Welcome back to The Six Spot! In case you missed last week’s 2007 Best Director Six Spot, you can catch it here. This week, in honor of ACCA 1997, we dive into the...

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Six Spot #5: Best Director 2011

Welcome back to The Six Spot!  In case you missed last week’s 2003 Best Actress Six Spot, you can catch it here. This week, we discuss one of the more interesting...

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Halle Berry To Star In CBS Summer Drama ‘Extant’

Halle Berry is set to star in ‘Extant’, a 13-episode drama series produced by Steven Spielberg for CBS. The Oscar winner will play an astronaut who attempts to...

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First U.S. Trailer For Cannes Hit ‘Blue Is The Warmest Color’

Cannes standout, Blue is the Warmest Color, is a 3-hour long, NC-17 rated film that carries an endorsement by Steven Spielberg. Not too many films you can say that...

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Universal renames ‘Jurassic Park IV’ as ‘Jurassic World’ and Gets a Release Date

After stopping production a few months ago to make sure there wasn’t an impending boondoggle on their hands, Universal Pictures has now gone ahead and announced...

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‘August: Osage County’ Screenwriter in Talks to Write ‘Grapes of Wrath’ for DreamWorks

Tracy Letts could be a name you hear over and over again this upcoming awards season. The Pultizer Prize and Tony Award winning playwright of August: Osage County...