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Disney's Making A 'Jungle Cruise' Movie, And It'll Star Dwayne Johnson

8/19/2015 11:53pm EDT
Dwayne Johnson Cast In 'Jungle Cruise,' Disney's Latest Theme Pa
Dwayne Johnson’s taking a Jungle Cruise for Disney. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Furious 7 and future Moana star has just signed on to a film adaptation of Disney’s famous Jungle Cruise theme park ride.

Here’s what we know about the film so far: John Requa and Glenn Ficarra, the screenwriters behind this year’s Will Smith con man movie Focus, will write the script for Jungle Cruise. They also directed Focus (and Crazy, Stupid, Love, but it’s not yet clear if they’ll direct the pic too).

Big news! Goal is to make this insanely cool and fun for fans 'round the globe. #Adventur...
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Harley Quinn's Tattoo Parlour Opens For 'Suicide Squad' Cast

8/19/2015 7:01pm EDT
Harley Quinn Tattoo
Margot Robbie, Will Smith and the rest of the stars of next summer's comic book movie Suicide Squad spent some time at a tattoo parlor recently, inking each other with the word "skwad."

Robbie, dressed in her full Harley Quinn costume and looking like she was concentrating very hard, tattooed director David Ayer; while Jai Courtney, who plays Captain Boomerang, showed off his arm on Instagram.

Smith, who stars as Deadshot, was photographed inking Joel Kinnaman's arm. Kinnaman, who plays Rick Flagg in the film, thought Smith's skills were lacking, though.

"Will has many many talents, tatt...
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Four Independent Movie Reviews To Check Out

8/19/2015 12:15pm EDT
Four Films
So many movies – so little time! Reviewing some of the smaller film fare it’s safe to say that there is certainly not a shortage of films coming out. Good or bad, it’s inspiring to say the least! In any case we’re checking out four selections that are available to see now involving everything from practical monsters, mean MMA mommies, rape revenge plots and even obsessive family disorders – quite an eclectic list of cinema subjects indeed. So read the encapsulated reviews of "Harbinger Down," "Glena," "Return to Sender" and "Amnesiac" below!

Title: "Harbinger Down"

Stars: 2 1/2

G...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection'

8/18/2015 9:41pm EDT
Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection
"Frozen" fever is here again as part of the brand new "Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection," which gathers together a dozen of the film studio's shorts released over the last 15 years.

While Elsa, Anna and Olaf may adorn the cover of this collection, it has much more to offer than just the eight-minute follow-up for "Frozen" fans who just can't let it go.

For starters, the short film follow-up to 2012's "Tangled," is also a part of this collection, but it's the gems like the two Oscar winners, "Feast" (2014) and "Paperman" (2012), "John Henry" (2000) and Oscar-nominees "L...
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Melissa McCarthy's Clothing Line Is A Hit

8/18/2015 6:22pm EDT
Melissa McCarthy's Clothing Line Not Just For Plus-Size Women: '
Melissa McCarthy launched her new clothing line this month and the pieces are not just for plus-size women.The Spy star's line of tops, pants, loungewear and outerwear are available in misses, women's and plus sizes and available on HSN and in a variety of retailers including Nordstrom, Macy's and Lane Bryant.

In an interview with the Home Shopping Network, the actress revealed that she has always always loved fashion and decided to start the line som women would lose "the uniform" and "discover their own personal style."

Right now, there are 26 separates in the Seven7 line available on H...
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DVD Review: 'William Castle Horror Collection'

8/18/2015 12:00pm EDT
DVD Review: 'William Castle Horror Collection'
Nothing says scary like a master showman who knows the score! That’s why we’re checking out the new spine-tingling five film "William Castle Horror Collection" out now from Mill Creek Home Entertainment and featuring the films "13 Ghosts," "13 Frightened Girls," "Mr. Sardonicus," "Homicidal" and "The Old Dark House." We see if the classics chill the bone below!

Title: "William Castle Horror Collection"

Grade: 4

Cast: Guy Rolfe, Jean Arless, Tom Poston

Director: William Castle

Rating: Not Rated

Release Company: Mill Creek Home Entertainment

Website: www.millcreekent.com

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DVD Review: 'Felt' - Worth The Money?

8/18/2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Felt'
Ready for a little unorthodox revenge tale? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Felt" out Sept. 1 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We see if alter egos are a way to help heal below!

Title: "Felt"

Grade: 1

Cast: Amy Everson, Kentucker Audley, Elisabeth Ferrara

Director: Jason Banker

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 80 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: While the trailer for this one, which houses a barrage of disturbing visual imagery, most assuredly knocks the ball out of the park (complete with his ...
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'Star Wars: Rogue One' Has A Cast, A Plot And A New Title

8/17/2015 9:36pm EDT
Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" wasn't the only story from a galaxy far, far away getting all the buzz at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif., over the weekend.

Lots of new details about the first live-action spinoff film in George Lucas's space saga were revealed, including the main cast, the first image from the film, the plot details and even a new title.

For starters, the title has been changed from "Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One" to "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." Back in April, director Gareth Edwards ("Godzilla") and Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy revealed that the planned series...
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First Poster For 'The Force Awakens' Reveals More About On One New Character

8/17/2015 7:01pm EDT
Star Wars The Force Awakens
The first poster for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" arrived over the weekend at Disney's annual fan expo, D23, but it's not the official poster for the highly anticipated movie.

The poster was created by Drew Struzan -- the same artist who produced the posters for the Star Wars prequel trilogy and for the 1997 original trilogy special editions -- and it features one big reveal about the film that hasn't come up in the two trailers.

Daisy Ridley, who plays the scavenger Rey, stands front and center and is flanked by the AWOL stortrooper Finn (John Boyega) and new bad guy Kylo Ren (Adam Dri...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Lost After Dark' - Worth The Money?

8/17/2015 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Lost After Dark'
Ready to head back to the 80’s for a little slice and dice action? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Lost After Dark" out September 1 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We see if the decade won’t die below!

Title: "Lost After Dark"

Grade: 2

Cast: Kendra Timmins, David Lipper, Robert Patrick

Director: Ian Kessner

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 85 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.ancorbayent.com

The Flick: After a fantastic looking Blu-ray cover and a promising 80’s style start, "Lost After Dark" felt more like Corman tha...
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