Samuel L. Jackson and Chris Rock's Casting Promised to Make 'Saw' Reboot 'Special'

Ace show biz movies - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 05:41
The Nick Fury of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has just been tapped to star as the father of Rock's character in Lionsgate's new installment of the hit horror franchise.
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G-Eazy Has Met Baz Luhrmann in Effort to Star as Elvis Presley in Biopic?

Ace show biz movies - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 05:03
Inside source claims that the 'Me, Myself and I' rapper has been in talks with Warner Bros. executives to put himself in the list of those considered which includes Ansel Elgort and Harry Styles.
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Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren's Return to 'Fast and Furious 9' Confirmed by Vin Diesel

Ace show biz movies - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 04:53
The 'Long Shot' actress will reprise her role as Cipher whom she tackled in 2017's 'The Fate of the Furious', while the 'Woman in Gold' star will be back as Magdalene Shaw.
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Terry Crews Pitches Self as King Triton for 'The Little Mermaid'

Ace show biz movies - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 15:00
Days after Halle Bailey lands the coveted role of Ariel in the live-action remake of Disney's animation, the 'America's Got Talent' host shares a photoshopped photo of himself as the mermaid's father.
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Disney's Freeform Schools 'Unfortunate Souls' Who Criticize Halle Bailey's 'Little Mermaid' Casting

Ace show biz movies - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 10:15
The Disney-owned cable channel defends the tapping of Beyonce's protege as the sea princess for the upcoming live-action reboot, claiming that 'Danish mermaids can be black because Danish *people* can be black.'
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'Spider-Man: Far From Home' Exceeds Expectations, Sets Box Office Record

Ace show biz movies - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 07:10
The 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' sequel tops the North American chart in its first week and delivers the largest six-day opening ever for a movie released on Tuesday.
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Danny Boyle and Lily Allen Among Winners at 2019 South Bank Sky Arts Awards

Ace show biz movies - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 06:13
The 'Yesterday' director takes home the Visual Art Award for his 'Pages of the Sea' project, while the 'Smile' singer scores the Pop trophy at the ceremony recognizing British achievements in the arts.
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First Teaser for Disney's Live-Action 'Mulan' Highlights the Heroine's Duty as Warrior

Ace show biz movies - Mon, 07/08/2019 - 05:38
Featured in the new sneak peek of the upcoming remake to the 1998 animated film are Mulan's parents, her grandmother, her horse and her fight on the battlefield.
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Daisy Ridley Recalls Nearly Quitting 'Star Wars' During First Day on the Set

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 15:00
During an episode of the Happy Sad Confused podcast, the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actress opens up how scary it was for her when she realized just how big the movie was.
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WB Rejects Christopher McQuarrie and Henry Cavill's Pitch for Superman and Green Lantern Movies

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 07:30
In now-deleted tweets, the 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' director reveals he and the 'Justice League' actor came up with an idea of a Superman movie that would tie into a Green Lantern movie.
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Jack Reynor Explains Why He Advocated for More Full Frontal Nudity in 'Midsommar'

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 07:02
The Ari Aster-directed horror movie sees the 'On the Basis of Sex' actor portraying Christian whose trip to a Swedish countryside retreat with s group of friends turns out to be terrifying.
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Quentin Tarantino-Owned Cinema Gets Protection Order Against Man Threatening Massacre

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 06:00
Bosses at New Beverly Cinema have been granted a restraining order after their banning of an unnamed guy led to terrorism threat set for 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' debut.
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'Spider-Man: Far From Home' Scores Second Biggest Fourth of July Take

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 07/06/2019 - 04:16
Hauling in $25 million at the box office on the Independence Day holiday, the 'Spider-Man' sequel follows behind 'Transformers' which collected $29 million back in 2007.
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Tom Holland's Approval for Gay Spider-Man Opposed by Fans

Ace show biz movies - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 07:37
Not all are into the idea of turning Peter Parker, who is known for his heterosexual relationships with Gwen Stacy and MJ in the comics, into a gay despite their support for the LGBTQ community.
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Idris Elba Stops 'Tree' Show Midway to Aid Fainting Woman

Ace show biz movies - Fri, 07/05/2019 - 03:30
Speaking of the medical emergency incident, Manchester International Festival's artistic director John McGrath notes the 'Hobbs and Shaw' star was right next to the woman when she collapsed.
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Lizzo Reacts After Fans Petition Disney to Cast Her as Ursula in 'The Little Mermaid'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 15:00
The petition stems from a Twitter video of the 'Juice' hitmaker singing 'Poor Unfortunate Souls' as she sports her Ursula costume and even paints her face purple to match the character.
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Daisy Ridley Finds Backlash Against 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' to Be 'Fair'

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 12:00
While she isn't surprised by fans' lukewarm reception, the actress known for her portrayal of Rey in the 2017 movie stands behind director Rian Johnson's vision.
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BTS' First 'Bring the Soul: The Movie' Trailer Offers Glimpse of Lives Backstage

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 07:06
The one-minute preview shows cuts of the 'Boy with Luv' hitmakers' performances during their tour and candid behind-the-scenes footage of the members spending their time in between their shows.
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Casting Couch 'Blooper' Removed From 'Toy Story 2' Thanks to MeToo Movement

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 03:50
The deleted scene originally appeared in the closing credits of the animated film, and featured Woody as he observed Stinky Pete the Prospector talking salaciously to two Barbie dolls.
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Rami Malek Demands 'Bond 25' Producers to Disassociate His Villain From Religious Extremist

Ace show biz movies - Thu, 07/04/2019 - 03:14
Incredibly proud of his Middle Eastern heritage, the 'Bohemian Rhapsody' star gushes that his character in the upcoming 007 film is 'a very different kind of terrorist.'
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