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By Sierra Jones On Saturday, August 19th, 2017
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Alex Kurtzman ‘unsure’ about Universal’s Dark Universe

Despite poor reviews and a subpar box office performance in America for The Mummy, the film’s international success was thought to keep Universal Pictures’ The Dark Universe of films alive. Now Alex More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Ideas For Your Next Family Vacation

It’s that time of year when kids are out of school and parents are working less. Whenever there’s extra time in the schedule, there’s an urge to take a vacation. Round up the family and start brainstorming More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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‘Jurassic World 2′ named ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom,’ as Universal unveils poster

While the Jurassic World sequel is next year, Universal unveiled the first poster, revealing the official name of the film, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, with the tagline: “Life finds a way,” quoting Ian More...

By Zach Jones On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Alex Kurtzman Explains How ‘Bride of Frankenstein’ Will Redefine the Character

While the reviews for The Mummy haven’t been kind, Universal is committed to the Dark Universe plans and director Alex Kurtzman spoke of the next project, centering on one of the key characters in the franchise: More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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‘The Mummy’ is a thrilling action film which should have stayed a horror film

Universal begins their reboot of their classic monsters franchise with The Mummy, starring Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella as the titular character. This is the first film under the “Dark Universe” banner More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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Universal explains ‘Dark Universe’ confirming Bill Condon to direct ‘Bride of Frankenstein’ for 2019

UPDATE: This has angered some folks over at Warner Bros since this is the working title for the Justice League Dark movie. Universal Studios unveiled more on their new cinematic universe connecting all of their More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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‘The Mummy’: Tom Cruise praises Russell Crowe, as Mr Hyde is revealed

Ahead of promotion for next month’s The Mummy, the first official reboot of the classic universal monsters, Tom Cruise praised co-star Russell Crowe during a pre-recorded interview with the Today show. Cruise More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Doug Liman: ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ sequel called ‘Live Die Repeat and Repeat’ with Emily Blunt, Tom Cruise confirmed

While promoting his latest film, The Wall, director Doug Liman confirmed a sequel for the somewhat gimmicky sci-fi film Edge of Tomorrow with both Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt returning. “I’m actively working More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Jeff Goldblum discusses ‘Thor Ragnarok’ character, role in ‘Jurassic World 2’

Jeff Goldblum’s fandom legacy will grow again this year as he plays the Grandmaster in the upcoming Thor: Ragnarok, out this November. Teasing that role and a confirmed return as Dr. Ian Malcolm for the More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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‘Jurassic World 2’ details: James Cromwell linked to Hammond, Jeff Goldblum returns

Jeff Goldblum will return and now there’s news on James Cromwell’s character: he’s a partner with Hammond. Jurassic World will have a lot to live up to and news is key to understanding the big More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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Sofia Boutella’s monster stars in ‘The Mummy’ featurette

Universal Pictures has released a new featurette promoting the upcoming reboot of The Mummy directed by Alex Kurtzman. Over the last few weeks, fans have learned details regarding the past of Princess Ahmanet (Sofia More...

By Sierra Jones On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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‘Aquaman’ writer to pen Universal’s ‘Creature From The Black Lagoon’ reboot

Universal Pictures has set Will Beall to write The Creature From The Black Lagoon, from an idea Beall had to revive the classic 1954 film as part of the studio’s classic monsters franchise. Beall just scripted More...

By Stephen Nevets On Saturday, April 29th, 2017
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New trailer for ‘The Mummy’ confirms Tom Cruise is dead and what happens next

Tom Cruise’s role in The Mummy became more clear, yet more complicated with a new trailer promoting Universal’s reboot of the famous creature. The studio also released a new poster and a pic of Cruise. Yahoo More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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‘Van Helsing’ reboot to be a horror film, set in modern times, focus on character’s ‘resourcefulness’

Universal’s classic monsters cinematic reboot kicks off with The Mummy during the summer with a Van Helsing film in development, written by Eric Heisserer Arrival and Jon Spaihts Passengers. Heisserer spoke More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Socialists in France partner with Hollywood for massive tax loopholes to film ‘Dunkirk’ ‘Jackie’ ‘MI6’ ‘Captain Underpants’

New tax breaks have brought a rush of Hollywood productions to France in the last year as the California taxation and corporate taxes in America drive a ton of big-budget overseas. Valerie Lepine, of the French More...

By Jinkie Barendse On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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‘The Mummy’: Russell Crowe doesn’t speak kindly of working with Tom Cruise

While Universal was able to get their monster franchise reboot and headed back to theaters, the stars of The Mummy don’t sound like they’ll be locking arms outside of work anytime soon. A Daily Mail More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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First trailer, poster for ‘The Mummy’ with Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella

Tom Cruise headlines a spectacular, all-new cinematic version of the legend that has fascinated cultures all over the world since the dawn of civilization: The Mummy.  Thought safely entombed in a tomb deep beneath More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, November 4th, 2016
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Screenwriter Jon Spaihts talks ‘The Mummy’ development, ‘Van Helsing’ set in present day

While promoting his work on Doctor Strange and the upcoming film Passengers, screenwriter Jon Spaihts is still very busy and spoke about the work on Universal’s The Mummy. “Yeah, there have been a lot of More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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‘The Wolf Man’ reboot gets ‘Expendables’ writer David Callaham

Universal continues to work diligently to adapt their classic Monster franchise for audiences and the the upcoming Wolf Man movie scheduled for 2018, now has a screenwriter. According to The Hollywood Reporter, More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, August 26th, 2016
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‘Miss Saigon’ coming to theaters for 25th anniversary performance

The heat is on in Saigon as the famed re-telling of Madame Butterfly flies into movie theaters nationwide in celebration of its 25th anniversary this fall. “Miss Saigon: The 25th Anniversary Performance” makes More...


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