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A ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ movie is in the works
A ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ movie is in the works
'90s kids, rejoice! Our favorite blue hedgehog is once again racing his way into our hearts, with a movie set to debut in 2019. Safe to say—we're excited. Read more: Pikachu’s voice in ‘Detective Pikachu’ is seriously freaking people out As Variety reports, a live adaptation of one of the world’s favorite video game characters will be gracing the big screens just in time for a holiday season relea
‘Halloween’ sequel is a lot like the original, star confirms
‘Halloween’ sequel is a lot like the original, star confirms
Any fan of the horror genre—or slasher films in general—can attest that Halloween, specifically the first, was one of the best horror movies to ever grace the big screen. After hearing plans of bringing back John Carpenter, the film's original director, to serve as executive producer, with the addition of Jamie Lee Curtis and Nick Castle reprising their famous roles, fans have been beyond excited
New teen film embraces diversity and LGBTQ romance on-screen
New teen film embraces diversity and LGBTQ romance on-screen
Breaking boundaries and celebrating diversity and LGBTQ romance, Every Day is a forthcoming teen film that honors every kind of love. Read more: 14 of our favorite music videos that celebrate LGBTQ pride Based on a New York Times best-selling book by David Levithan, Every Day tells the story of 16-year-old Rhiannon (Angourie Rice), a shy high school student who falls in love with a mysterious so
You can now take an online class about the film ‘Get Out’
You can now take an online class about the film ‘Get Out’
There is now an online class available that focuses on the themes of Get Out, comedian Jordan Peele's social horror that swept box offices last year. Read more: Jordan Peele named first African American writer-director to have $100 million debut with ‘Get Out’ As a quick reminder, Get Out is Peele's directing debut that focuses on Chris, a young African American man—played by Daniel Kaluuya— who v
‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’ film announces new director
‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’ film announces new director
Alvin Schwartz’ Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark has appointed new director André Øvredal (The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Trollhunter) to helm the CBS Films adaptation after Guillermo del Toro stepped aside. Read more: Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark becoming a movie As reported last year, the macabre children's anthology written by Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen Gammeli will be coming to the bi
‘SLC Punk 2′ set to begin production June, Machine Gun Kelly among new cast members
‘SLC Punk 2′ set to begin production June, Machine Gun Kelly among new cast members
SLC Punk! 2: Punk's Dead will finally begin filming next month, according to a new report from The Wrap. The sequel to 1998 cult classic SLC Punk! was first announced early last year by director James Merendino, and partially funded by a successful Indiegogo campaign. Unsurprisingly, production will ...
Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong to star in indie film with Leighton Meester
Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong to star in indie film with Leighton Meester
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong will make his film acting debut opposite Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester in the upcoming independent drama Like Sunday, Like Rain. Directed by Frank Whaley, the film tells "the story of a struggling musician (Meester) who becomes the guardian of a 12-year-old music prodigy one summer," according to Deadline. Armstrong will pl ...
Green Day’s ‘Broadway Idiot’ to see theatrical release
Green Day’s ‘Broadway Idiot’ to see theatrical release
Broadway Idiot, a documentary about a play based on an album, is set to screen in select theaters this fall. Green Day's American Idiot, the album, was first released in 2004, then later adapted into a musical by the same time, which premiered in 2009 and opened on Broadway in 2010, before hitting the road as a tour in 2011. Broad... Read More ...