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Marvel Reportedly Meeting with Female Directors for a ‘Black Widow’ Movie

It’s been a longtime coming, and it may finally arrive: a Black Widow movie! Even though it kinda feels like the zeitgeist on it has passed (as the McU’s Phase 1 seems to be winding down), it’s still a fine idea. Marvel needed to be convinced, apparently, by movies like Atomic Blonde, Red Sparrow, and […]

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‘Fury Road’ Sequels in Doubt as Court Battle Between George Miller & WB Heats Up

Mad Max: Fury Road was years in the making, with a notoriously troubled production process that suffered massive delays, weather issues, and two stars that didn’t get along. But when Fury Road was released, it seemed like maybe all the trouble was worth it. In 2015, director George Miller unleashed a masterpiece of action filmmaking […]

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Charlize Theron Tribute: She’s a ‘Cringe-Inducing Monster,’ and F*&%ing Proud of It

Statuesque South African movie star and Sffilm tribute recipient Charlize Theron strode out on stage April 8 at San Francisco’s Castro Theater rocking leather shorts and looking every inch the fearless actress-producer, capable of taking on roles ranging from real-life serial killer Aileen Wuornos to depressed mother-of-three Marlo Moreau in Jason Reitman’s “Tully.” However, as […]

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‘SNL’: Alec Baldwin Returns as Donald Trump to Rant About ‘Donnie Darko’ and ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ — Watch

How many Baltic nations can you name? If the answer is at least three, congratulations: You’re more knowledgeable on the subject than Donald Trump. Alec Baldwin’s version of him, at least: The actor once again returned to “Saturday Night Live” for a cold open lampooning Trump’s absolute inability to stay focused during actual work.This time […]

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‘Mad Max: Fury Road’: George Miller Looks Back at Filming Charlize Theron’s Iconic Scream in One Take

“Mad Max: Fury Road” is full of memorable explosions and non-stop action beats, but the most iconic moment has nothing to do with fighting or driving. After learning from the remaining Mothers that her home (the Green Place) no longer exists, Charlize Theron’s Furiosa walks alone out into the desert and, overcome with despair and […]

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‘Future World’ Trailer: What If James Franco Made a Cheap ‘Mad Max’ Knock-Off?

Welcome to Future World, which looks to be a low-grade knock-off of Mad Max: Fury Road featuring James Franco and Snoop Dogg. I encourage you to watch the Future World trailer below, and attempt to make sense of it all. Future World! It’s definitely a movie, and it definitely features some pretty well-known people, like […]

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‘Future World’ Trailer: Words Can’t Describe The Craziness Seen In This ‘Mad Max’-Inspired Film From James Franco

After the ‘Mad Max’ franchise gained prominence in the early ‘80s, there was a horde of rip-off films that were chasing the success of George Miller’s film. There are so many of these films, from Europe and the United States, that the “Mad Max Rip-Off Film” is practically its own genre. Now, in 2018, after […]

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‘Baby Driver’ Director, Crew Prepped to the ‘Millisecond’ Before Production Began

“ ‘Baby Driver,’ is not just an action film. It’s more like an action musical,” says its writer-director Edgar Wright. “The key is actually not that it is edited to the music, but more crucially it’s choreographed to the music.”Getaway driver Baby (Ansel Elgort) is listening to music through earbuds for nearly the entire movie, […]

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