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Jonathan Majors, Glen Powell to Headline J.D. Dillard War Epic ‘Devotion’

“Lovecraft Country” star Jonathan Majors and Glen Powell (“Set It Up”) will star in historical war epic “Devotion,” from director J.D. Dillard (“Sweetheart”).Set in 1950, as the Cold War looms, Majors and Powell play elite U.S. Navy fighter pilots who form a firm friendship that is tested on the battlefield when one of them is […]

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‘The Kissing Booth 2’ Review: Netflix’s Ya Hit Gets a Sweeter, Sloppier Sequel

Netflix’s continued forays into the wide world of romantic comedies — wildly popular with film fans, often overlooked by the studio system — has seen plenty of ups and downs. The streaming giant won acclaim for series like “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” and one-offs like “Set It Up,” but its romcom picks […]

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‘Desperados’ Review: Here’s the Netflix Rip-Off of ‘Bridesmaids’ and ‘Girls Trip’

While Hollywood has struggled to marry its affection for bombastic big-budget franchises and its audience’s hunger for the mid-budget romantic comedies that fell out of box-office fashion long ago, Netflix picked up the slack and ran with it. But bulking up its robust library of originals with a litany of rom-com offerings — a good […]

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Dakota Johnson Joins Olivia Wilde’s Film ‘Don’t Worry, Darling’

Dakota Johnson is in negotiations to join the starry ensemble of “Don’t Worry, Darling,” a psychological thriller from director Olivia Wilde, sources tell Variety.Johnson will appear alongside the previously announced cast of Florence Pugh, Shia Labeouf and Chris Pine. Wilde has a key supporting role onscreen.Though little is known about the movie’s plot, “Don’t Worry, […]

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Glen Powell To Star In ‘Wanna F*** Your Brother’ At STX

Glen Powell has been tapped to star in Wanna F*** Your Brother, co-production with STXfilms and MWM Studios. The Other Woman screenwriter Melissa Stack wrote the script and is directing the film about a buttoned-up lawyer who gets her black sheep younger brother a summer job at her New York law firm. He quickly becomes […]

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‘The New Romantic’ Trailer: Jessica Barden Stars In 2018’s Next Ya Romcom Contender

Between “To All the Boys I Loved Before,” “Set It Up,” and “Love, Simon,” 2018 has had some truly great and fun Ya romcoms. And next on the list looks to be Carly Stone’s debut feature “The New Romantic.” Check out the official synopsis below.Frustrated with the lack of chivalrous guys her own age, a […]

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The Best Movies of 2018 (So Far)

As we pass the halfway point of 2018, the avid movie-watchers here at IMDb have revealed their favorite films of the year to date.Superheroes flew into the list of top movies of many here at IMDb, with Marvel blockbusters ‘Black Panther‘ and ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ making our list of staff picks.R-rated superhero sequel ‘Deadpool 2‘ […]

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‘Set It Up’: How the Netflix Rom-Com Was Aided by Hollywood Assistants’ Horror Stories

[The following story contains mild spoilers from Set It Up.]While Set It Up writer Katie Silberman and producer Juliet Berman met as Hollywood assistants, they insist they worked for wonderful bosses. But hearing horror stories of other assistants grappling with the unreasonable demands of their horrible bosses inspired them to turn those tales into the […]

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