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    "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" Release Date Pushed To March 2013 To Accommodate 3D Conversion

    Whoa! Not a good sign at all.

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    Guillermo Del Toro's "Pacific Rim" Gets Official Synopsis + More On Idris Elba's Character

    Been a long while since our last post on this project - July 2011, when it was announced that Warner Bros. had scheduled Guillermo Del Toro's Pacific Rim, which Idris Elba co-stars in, for July 12th, 2013.

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    You Have To Wait Another 9 Months For 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation': Film Moves To March 29th, 2013

    Update: Very wisely, Universal have swiftly reacted to Paramount's move and moved Seth MacFarlane's R-rated comedy "Ted" onto the June 29th date left by the "G.I. Joe" move. This gives it an extra two weeks before expected juggernaut "The Dark Knight Rises" hits...

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    'Chronicle' Director Josh Trank Takes Another Project, Adaptation Of Video Game 'Shadow Of The Colossus'

    Having delivered a handsome sleeper hit on a thrifty budget, everyone wants to work with director Josh Trank. The 26-year-old helmer was the man behind "Chronicle," which made back its $12 million budget ten times over on release in February, and since then he's been lining up all kinds of projects;...

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    Entertainment One Gets 'Freaky Deaky'

    Entertainment One has acquired North American rights to Charlie Matthau's "Freaky Deaky," starring Crispin Glover and Christain Slater, and based on Elmore Leonard's 1988 novel of the same name. The film premiered this year at the Tribeca Film Festival. Here's the synopsis...

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    'Scott Pilgrim' Star Mary Elizabeth Winstead Working On An Album With Dan The Automator, Plus Hear Michael Shannon's Band

    The history of movie stars becoming rock stars is just as unfortunate as the history of rock stars becoming movie stars, as anyone who's heard Bruce Willis' blues-rock or Steven Seagal's country record can attest to. But just as Justin Timberlake has become one of the rare figures to bridge the divi...

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    Watch: Interactive Promo For 'Snow White & The Huntsman,' New Green-Band Trailer For 'The Watch'

    Once upon a time, you could just release a trailer and people were happy with it: a rare glimpse into a movie that was still weeks or months off. Nowadays, you can't just have one trailer, you have to several, some before the movie's even been made, plus endless TV spots and featurettes and clips an...

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    "The Triptych" - Doc Series Profiling Wangechi Mutu, Sanford Biggers, Barron Claiborne, Directed By Terence Nance

    I don't know if I should call it his (Terence Nance's) *next* film, or his follow-up to his feature film debut, An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty, but I'll say that if you live in New York City, you should be all over this, tomorrow night, at the Brooklyn Museum.

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    Another Track From "Sparkle" Released; Whitney Houston Gospel Solo "His Eye Is On The Sparrow"

    Monday saw the release of a track called Celebrate!, from the soundtrack to the upcoming remake of Sparkle, performed by the late Whitney Houston, in a duet she performed with Jordin Sparks.

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    3D 'The Simpsons' Short Film To Play Before 'Ice Age: Continental Drift'

    There was a time in movie theaters when a short animated film would play before the feature presentation. Many of the legendary Tex Avery cartoons started out their life this way, until, like most things in the film industry, shorts fell out of fashion with fickle audiences. The only studio that kee...

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