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Matt Damon Returning To The Bourne Franchise?

September 16th, 2014 8:15am EDT
Matt Damon
Matt Damon is reportedly in talks to reprise his role as Jason Bourne in the popular "Bourne Identity" franchise.

Universal Pictures is hoping to reunite the actor with director Paul Greengrass, who helmed 2004's "The Bourne Supremacy" and 2007's "The Bourne Ultimatum," according to Deadline.com.

Damon left the series after making three films, and Jeremy Renner starred as Aaron Cross in the fourth film, 2013's "The Bourne Legacy."

In May, Damon hinted that he was open to the idea of returning to the role if Greengrass was on board. The filmmaker said in the past he didn't believe he coul...
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First Full Trailer For 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Promises Plenty Of Action

September 15th, 2014 11:26pm EDT
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay
"The Mockingjay Lives" in the new trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1," which was released on Monday.

The first full trailer for the film, which hits theaters on November 21, promises plenty of action as Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) & co. begin their revolution against the Capitol.

Katniss unwittingly becomes the symbol of rebellion and reluctantly accepts her mission, but on her terms.

Based on the best-selling novel "Mockingjay" by Suzanne Collins, the film also stars Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour ...
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Thriller 'No Good Deed' Tops Box Office With $24.5 Million Opening

September 15th, 2014 8:23am EDT
No Good Deed
"Guardians of the Galaxy" is no longer dominating the box office. Theater goers instead chose to see thriller "No Good Deed," starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson. The film opened with $24.5 million in ticket sales.

Sony distribution chief Rory Bruer told CBS: "It's a movie that we really loved and felt that it was going to win. You have to give it to the cast in Idris and Taraji. Their chemistry together is fantastic."

The film reportedly cost around $12 million to make, thus doubling its budget during the first week of release.

"No Good Deed" centers on devoted wife and mother Terr...
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Disney Announces Plans For 'Frozen' Attraction At Epcot

September 13th, 2014 3:06pm EDT
Frozen
A "Frozen" attraction is coming to Walt Disney World. Epcot will host what's sure to be one of the park's must-see spots. Thomas O. Staggs, chairman of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, revealed the news on his blog on Friday.

He wrote: "When Walt Disney promised that Disneyland would never be completed, so long as there is imagination left in the world, he made a promise to our guests that we take seriously at all our locations around the world. This year, one particular product of imagination — Disney Animation’s blockbuster hit “Frozen” — captured the hearts and minds of people around the wo...
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Check Out 'Godzilla' On DVD, Blu-ray & More Sept. 16

September 13th, 2014 5:14am EDT
Godzilla
In 1954, the government tried to annihilate Godzilla by dropping nuclear bombs into the Pacific Ocean under the pretense of weapons testing. However, a new terror awakens, and Godzilla rises again.

Starpulse said of its theatrical debut: "This movie isn’t about the destination of seeing the green scaled monster on screen again, it’s the journey. Even through its bumpy parts, “Godzilla” proves to be one great thrill ride."

"Godzilla" stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Ford Brody), Ken Watanabe (Dr. Ishiro Serizawa), Elizabeth Olsen (Elle Brody), Sally Hawkins (Vivienne Graham), Juliette Binoche (...
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Sony Pictures Confirms '23 Jump Street' Is In The Works

September 12th, 2014 6:58pm EDT
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A second sequel to the 2012 hit movie adaptation of 80s Fox TV series "21 Jump Street" is officially in the works.

Following the success of the film's first sequel, "22 Jump Street," which was released on June 4, producers at Sony Pictures are banking on the success of another film in the series, which stars Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill as a pair of cops who are sent back to high school in uncercover roles.

The first film grossed over $200 million worldwide, while the sequel made an additional $319.6 million globally for the franchise.

Screenwriter Rodney Rothman, who penned the first s...
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Catalina Sandino Moreno Is 'At The Devil's Door' In New Horror Film

September 12th, 2014 2:02pm EDT
Catalina Sandino Moreno Is 'At The Devil's Door' In New Horror F
Horror movie enthusiasts can get your scares this weekend from At The Devil's Door, the new IFC Films release starring Academy Award nominee Catalina Sandino Moreno as a New York real estate agent who gets more than she bargained for with her latest listing. We connected with Catalina earlier this week to talk about her venture into the horror genre.

"It's always fun and interesting to do different things," she told us, "and I think I get scared by every single scary movie out there. So it was a big challenge for me to try to make a scary movie scary, and try to believe that there was some...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Men At Work'

September 12th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Men
Nothing beats the fall bad movie blues better then a colorful comedy, so this week we’re doing the nasty by wading through the garbage to find a diamond in the roughage... welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! This time out we’re diving headfirst into a lesser known comedy featuring work by two brothers who have chemistry down to a science. And in this outing the two strip away the glitz and glamour and get down and dirty as two uninspired sanitation engineers – garbage men to the layman. Before the Ducks got a coach and long before someone was ‘winning,’ Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen w...
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DVD Review: 'Armed Response'

September 12th, 2014 11:10am EDT
DVD Review: 'Armed Response'
What to do when a safe neighborhood ain’t buying alarm systems – rob people! Thus is the premise of the new to DVD flick "Armed Response" out Sept. 16 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the merit of creating your own customers below!

Title: "Armed Response"

Grade: 4

Cast: Ethan Embry, Michael Gladis, Clea DuVall

Director: Evan Beamer & Adam Beamer

Rating: R

Runtime: 94 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: The funny thing about "Armed Response," and there are many, is how the box cover makes it out like an ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'A Long Way Down'

September 12th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'A Long Way Down'
Ready to take the plunge off a tall building and end it all – get in line! Such is the plight of the four fellows in the new to Blu-ray flick "A Long Way Down" out now from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We review the order in which to leap below!

Title: "A Long Way Down"

Grade: 3

Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul

Director: Pascal Chaumeil

Rating: R

Runtime: 96 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/alongwaydown

The Flick: Taken from an obviously black humor ridden book, "A Long Way Down" works in some ways...and not in...
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