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By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
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Remembering Ronald Reagan’s ‘Star Wars’ speech on anti-missile defense

On March 23, 1983 President Ronald Reagan addressed the nation to announce that the United States would embark on a program to develop antimissile technology. Reagan asserted that the move would make the country More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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Review: ‘How to Train Your Dragon The Hidden World’ wraps up the trilogy on a down note

While the story is simple, Hiccup discovers Toothless isn’t the only Night Fury, he must seek “The Hidden World”, a secret Dragon Utopia before a hired bounty hunter named Grimmel gets to the pet dragon first, More...

By Red Diogenes On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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‘Dune’ adds more all-star cast: Oscar Isaac, Zendaya, Javier Bardem

Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, Blade Runner 2049) will be handling the reboot of Dune and is adding a ton of big name talent. Oscar Isaac stars as Poe Dameron in the new Star Wars films and will now join Oscar-nominee Timothée More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 4th, 2019
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Taika Waititi discusses directing an episode of ‘The Mandalorian,’ the tone and love for Boba Fett

At today’s FX TCA today, Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi talked aobut directing an episode of Disney+ Star Wars streaming series The Mandalorian, being led by Iron Man director Jon Favreau. Waititi More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, January 25th, 2019
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Richard E Grant will be a new character in ‘Star Wars 9’

Fans are eagerly hoping for some Star Wars 9 details, an official title, poster or teaser — something. Now, news comes that Richard E. Grant may simply be playing a new character in J.J. Abrams film, after More...

By Guest Author On Friday, December 21st, 2018
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‘Mortal Engines’ is a visually stunning ‘Star Wars’ ‘Hunger Games’ ‘Transformers’ amalgam, set to be ‘Rocky Horror’

Set hundreds of years after the “Sixty Minute War” has plundered the world and forced mankind to adapt to a harsh new reality, Mortal Engines plunges us into a steampunk version of David vs. Goliath where More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Disney’s streaming services: Disney ‘plus’ will have Tom Hiddleston in ‘Loki’ series, ‘The Mandalorian’ and ‘Rogue One’ prequel

Disney’s direct-to-consumer streaming service has an official name: Disney+. Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger revealed the official name, logo and new platform details today on the company earning call. Iger More...

By Red Diogenes On Monday, August 27th, 2018
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‘Star Wars 9’ adds Dominic Monaghan, re-uniting JJ Abrams with the ‘Lost’ star

Star Wars Episode IX director, J.J. Abrams is reuniting with a Lost star, Dominic Monaghan, who is joining the cast of the new Star Wars film. Deadline reports the news and Monaghan said: “The galaxy far far More...

By Red Diogenes On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
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‘Wonder Woman’ Gal Gadot voices Street Racer Shank in ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’

In a clear homage to her role in Fast & Furious movies playing street racer Gisele, Gal Gadot will go from playing Wonder Woman to a speed racer role in the Wreck-It Ralph sequel. Ralph Breaks the Internet: More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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‘Star Wars 9’: Mark Hamill says it’s ‘Bittersweet’ to return as Luke without Carrie Fisher

Just after details emerged to confirm the Star Wars: Episode IX cast and the start of production, Mark Hamill took to Twitter to express that it’s “bittersweet” to head into this “final chapter” More...

By Red Diogenes On Sunday, July 8th, 2018
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‘The Americans’ star Keri Russell joins ‘Star Wars 9’

Fans will be excited to learn that casting for Star Wars: Episode IX is ramping up as production nears a start. Variety reports that Keri Russell has signed on for an unknown role that calls for “action-heavy More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Dwayne Johnson confirms ‘Jumanji 3’ for December 2019, ‘Angry Birds 2’ moves to next September

Sony has decided that the Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle sequel will face off against Star Wars: Episode IX and Disney’s Frozen sequel next December. The news has been confirmed and detailed on Instagram More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Robert De Niro’s unhinged ‘F- Trump’ rant gets standing ovation, Tony Kushner calls Trump Hitler, ‘borderline psychotic narcissist’

On Sunday, at the Tony Awards, to honor excellence in theater, actor Robert De Niro brought political theater to the event, getting the audience to their feet with the insightful “I’m gonna say one thing: More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Survey: Less than half of Americans could correctly identity if Han Solo or Jesus Christ made this quote

Back during the release of the new Star Wars movie Solo, a survey revealed that nearly half of Americans are not so fascinated with a galaxy far, far away that they cannot recognize a Jesus quote when they see More...

By Red Diogenes On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’ trailer and poster tease the Internet search, the Disney Princesses

Disney is ramping up promotion for Pixar’s Wreck-It Ralph sequel ahead of Incredibles 2. A new poster and trailer gives fans a really good look at Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. After rumors More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, May 26th, 2018
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‘Solo’ is more ‘Buck Rogers’ fun than a ‘Star Wars’ epic

Lucasfilm is still to expand their universe with new prequels and Solo: A Star Wars Story, is the latest effort: a Han Solo film. Alden Ehrenreich takes up the mantle from Harrison Ford, making the famous “scoundrel” More...

By Red Diogenes On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Sony makes it official, ‘Jumanji 3’ coming Christmas 2019, Dwayne Johnson confirmed

As Sony closed out their CinemaCon presentation, chairman Tom Rothman confirmed earlier rumors that the new Jumanji film will indeed arrive next December and that Dwayne Johnson will be back. “Don’t give all More...

By Red Diogenes On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Alden Ehrenreich defends former ‘Solo’ directors, confirms three-film contract

Will there be a Solo sequel? Star Alden Ehrenreich seems to be content with the former directors of the project, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, praising the duo and dropping the news that Lucasfilm signed him More...

By Red Diogenes On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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‘Solo A Star Wars Story’ Update: new posters, Chewie’s line are scripted, romance in the film

Just weeks away from another Star Wars film, Solo: A Star Wars Story, has fans excited, so let’s catch on some recent events and news surrounding the film. There are a couple of new posters as well, UK and More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Norman Reedus joins Michael Cudlitz to bring ‘The Walking Dead’ to MegaCon 2018

A sound of cheers can be likely be heard in the home of Walking Dead fans as Norman Reedus is now set for this year’s MegaCon in Orlando. Reedus is a fan favorite as Darryl, the crossbow carrying rebel on More...


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