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'Fifty Shades' Sequel To Get A New Director

March 26th, 2015 12:39pm EDT
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Director Sam Taylor-Johnson will not be returning to direct the sequels to the wildly popular "Fifty Shades of Grey" film.

The director had infamous clashes with the book series' author, E.L. James, over the way the films were adapted from her hugely successful novels

In a statement to Us Weekly, Taylor-Johnson revealed she will not be back to helm the proposed film sequels titled "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed."

"Directing Fifty Shades of Grey has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely grateful," Taylor-Johnson told Us in a statement.

"I forged clo...
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‘The Barber’ Press Day Part 2 – Scott Glenn Interview

March 26th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
‘The Barber’ Press Day Part 2 – Scott Glenn Interview
Anyone who has true movie knowledge certainly knows all about the cinematic acting prowess of the great Scott Glenn. Whether it’s his early turn as the sullen nemesis to John Travolta in the classic "Urban Cowboy," his work as Astronaut Alan Shepard in "The Right Stuff" or even the calm mentor of rookie Jodie Foster in the Oscar winning film "Silence of the Lambs," Glenn has created a wealth of cool characters that linger long after the credits role. His latest film, a thriller titled "The Barber" which hits select theaters and VOD on March 27 from ARC Entertainment is no exception with G...
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Blu-ray Reviews: 'The Wild One' / 'The Lady From Shanghai'

March 26th, 2015 11:00am EDT
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Ready to re-watch the classics? Then join us to check out the Blu-ray releases of the Marlon Brando biker flick "The Wild One" and Orson Welles opus "The Lady From Shanghai" both now available from Mill Creek Entertainment. We’ll see if there’s still gas in the tank and murder in mind below!

Title: "The Wild One"

Grade: 3

Cast: Marlon Brando, Mary Murphy, Lee Marvin

Director: Laslo Benedek

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 79 minutes

Release Company: Mill Creek Home Entertainment

Website: www.millcreekent.com

The Flick: While "The Wild One" is one of the earliest of the biker gang...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Missing'

March 25th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
The Missing
How long would you look if your child went missing? Thus is the premise of the new Starz limited series titled "The Missing" out April 14 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We review and examine the facts of the case below.

Title: "The Missing"

Grade: 3

Cast: James Nesbitt, Francis O’Connor, Tcheky Karyo

Director: Tom Shankland

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 472 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: I won’t lie – seeing films and shows about missing kids makes me queasy. The Missing has such somber subject matter in sp...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Vice'

March 25th, 2015 11:00am EDT
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Ready to act out your wildest fantasies minus any repercussions? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Vice" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We examine the good and bad of a world wild abandon below!

Title: "Vice"

Grade: 2 1/2

Cast: Thomas Jane, Ambyr Childers, Bruce Willis

Director: Brian A. Miller

Rating: R

Runtime: 96 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: While sewing together a batch of old sci-fi ideas (some "Westworld" mixed with a little "Total Recall" and a hint of "Eve of Destru...
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DVD Review: 'Dexter: Most Shocking Episodes'

March 25th, 2015 10:00am EDT
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Ready to die for Dexter all over again? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD release of "Dexter: Most Shocking Episodes" out now from CBS / Paramount Home Entertainment. We see if there is indeed shock value within this special set below!

Title: "Dexter: Most Shocking Episodes"

Grade: 1 1/2

Cast: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, James Remar

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 528 minutes

Release Company: CBS/Paramount Home Entertainment

Website: www.paramount.com

The Show: Let me make my opinion on all things "Dexter" the series clear – the quality of ...
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Check Out 'Into The Woods,' Now On Digital, DVD, Blu-ray And More

March 25th, 2015 5:09am EDT
Check Out 'Into The Woods,' Now On Digital, DVD, Blu-ray & More
Once upon a time in a far off kingdom, the Baker (James Corden) and his Wife (Emily Blunt) learn that the Witch (Meryl Streep) next door placed a curse on the Baker's family, ensuring they would never have a child.

In order to break the curse, they must venture into the Woods and, by the time the blue moon rises in three days' time, they must return with a cow as white as milk, hair as yellow as corn, a cape as red as blood and a slipper as pure as gold.

The curse finally lifted, the couple have their baby, Cinderella (Anna Kendrick) marries her Prince (Chris Pine), Rapunzel (Mackenzie ...
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‘The Barber’ Press Day Part 1 – Sweeney Todd’s Barber Shop Tour

March 24th, 2015 1:00pm EDT
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Nothing makes a day better for a man with stubble then a shave from an experienced local barber – unless that gent also happens to perhaps be a serial killer! It’s themes explored in the new thriller entitled "The Barber" which hits select theaters and VOD on March 27 from ARC Entertainment and stars the iconic Scott Glenn in a captivating role as a local small town barber who may be hiding some very dark secrets.

We recently got invited to a very special and unique press day at the famed Sweeney Todd Barber Shop on Hollywood Blvd. where we not only got a chance to chat one-on-one with ...
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Gal Gadot's 'Small' Breasts Bothered Wonder Woman Fans

March 24th, 2015 8:50am EDT
Gal Gadot On Those Who Said She's 'Too Skinny' To Play Wonder Wo
Not everyone was thrilled when Gal Gadot was announced as the next Wonder Woman. The Israeli actress will be playing the role in the upcoming film "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," directed by Zack Snyder.

Why all the consternation? Many believe the star, 29, is not curvy enough to play the iconic character.

In response to the haters, Gadot told Robot Underdog: "They said that I was too skinny and my boobs were too small … They said my head was too big and my body was like a broomstick. It's just empty talk. I can understand that part of what I'm doing means being exposed. And part of...
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Review: 'Do You Believe?'

March 23rd, 2015 10:55pm EDT
Do You Believe?
From the creators of ‘God's Not Dead’ comes another faith-based film, ‘Do You Believe?’ It opened in theaters Friday in limited release. It tells the story of 12 souls and how their lives are intertwined and changed forever when they turn to the power of 'believing' in God. Academy-Award winner Mira Sorvino is Samantha, a homeless single mother who has been struggling to care for her daughter, ‘Lilly’ and lives on the streets until she’s rescued by strangers known as J.D. and his wife who lost their own daughter to a drunk driver.

Faith-based films have soared in popularity in recent years...
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