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‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Shows Off Footage, Confirms Plot at Star Wars Celebration

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by Mike Sampson 2 days ago
Lucasfilm
Star Wars Celebration wasn't done with the premiere of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer on opening day. To close out the festivities, director Gareth Edwards took to the Anaheim stage to discuss his upcoming spinoff film, Rogue One, and despite filming not set to begin for another few months, already had some footage to show from the film.

Netflix ‘Defenders’ May Join ‘Infinity War,’ But Trouble for ‘Avengers’ on ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 3 days ago
Marvel
The moment Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was announced, fans wondered if any Avengers might pop in on Coulson’s new adventures. Recent rumors suggested Netflix’s Defenders might instead cross over to celluloid in Avengers: Infinity War, but a new report offers surprising insight on which MCU TV characters may make the leap, and what it would take to see Avengers on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

New ‘Jurassic World’ Posters Show Off Some of the New Dinosaur Creations

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by Jacob Hall 3 days ago
Universal Pictures
In a summer filled with gigantic releases, even the fourth movie in an iconic franchise has to work overtime to stand out. Jurassic World has released a new poster and it feels like step one in the process of rolling back the wave of bad buzz that accompanied that first dinosaur-free clip. Sure, Bryce Dallas Howard is still present, but this time, she’s joined by a very large, and presumably very hungry, dinosaur.

How Does BB-8, Everyone’s New Favorite ‘Star Wars’ Character, Actually Work?

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by Mike Sampson 4 days ago
If you saw any of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens live stream from Star Wars Celebration, there were two immediate takeaways. One: that trailer tho. Two: BB-8, the new ball droid, who might just be the cutest thing ever. (Someone already even got a BB-8 tattoo!) It wasn't his presence in the Star Wars trailer (which was limited to just a very brief appearance), but his live appearance. It's one thing to pull this off in a movie where strings, rods and tracks can be digitally erased, but live on stage in front of an audience of thousands is a completely different how did Disney and Lucasfilm do this?

AMC’s ‘Preacher’ Officially Canonizes Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
Vertigo / Marvel
AMC’s Preacher adaptation has raised holy hell in casting its supporting players, keeping its main main in the shadows up until now. Following weeks of rumor, Agent Carter and Captain America star Dominic Cooper has officially nabbed the title role as Jesse Custer, getting AMC’s Preacher ready to step into the light.

Marvel and ‘12 Years A Slave’ Writer John Ridley Developing New MCU TV Series

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 days ago
Marvel / Mark Davis, Getty Images
Late last week, surprising rumors emerged that Marvel would develop an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. spinoff for ABC, the focus of which would become clear by Season 2's end. Now, another report has arrived claiming 12 Years A Slave writer John Ridley has partnered with Marvel to develop another ABC series, but is it the same potential spinoff?

The Lion Stalks Tonight: ‘Roar’ Is the One of the Craziest, Most Misguided Movies Ever Made

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by Matt Singer 4 days ago
Drafthouse Films
Almost every Hollywood movie ends with a disclaimer from the American Humane Association promising that “no animals were harmed” during its production. The new re-release poster for Roar, a shocking 1981 oddity about a family whose house is overrun...