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    Did The Nick Fury Solo Movie Get Folded Into 'Captain America 2'?

    You may recall earlier this year in the summer we had a podcast about super hero films and much of our discussion touched upon rumors we had heard brewing from the Marvel Universe. One of the unconfirmed stories we had heard about centered on the mooted Nick Fury/S.H.I.E.L.D. movie, which was in the...

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    Sad Monkey News: James Franco Says He Likely Won't Cameo In 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes'

    Sad trombone face. James Franco, the star of "Rise Of The Planets Of The Apes" (aside from the chimpanzee Cesar of course), was all set to do a cameo in "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes." The rub is that the original director Rupert Wyatt bowed out (Matt Reeves is now directing it...

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    Quentin Tarantino Says He Wanted To Make A 'Luke Cage' Film Starring Lawrence Fishburne After 'Reservoir Dogs'; Wrote 'Pulp Fiction' Instead

    Add one more to the pile. Quentin Tarantino's "what if?" abandoned projects list is long. Ideas that he once toyed with included more Elmore Leonard adaptations, the James Bond film “Casino Royale,” “The Man from U.N.C.L.E,” an untitled '70s-like airpla...

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    Projects From Egypt, Ghana, Senegal Selected To Receive Sundance Institute Doc Grants

    Projects From Egypt, Ghana, Senegal Selected To Receive Sundance Institute Doc Grants

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    Powerful, Award-Winning Drama 'War Witch' Released on VOD And Theatrical Starting In Feb.

    We've been following this powerful, harrowing film, titled War Witch, regularly on S & A, and it's one that I've been especially dying to see after Tambay's rave review last spring (HERE).

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    Criterion Adds Terrence Malick’s ‘Badlands,’ Robert Bresson’s ‘A Man Escaped,’ Fritz Lang & More For March 2013 Release

    Going on spring break this year? Well, you might want to shorten the trip or dip into the budget, because Criterion is coming for you in March full throttle with an auteur heavy line up, led by the one and only Terrence Malick.

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    Eddie Redmayne Joins The Wachowskis' 'Jupiter Ascending' With Channing Tatum & Mila Kunis

    To whoever is repping Eddie Redmayne as he makes his way into Hollywood: nice work. The actor has been taking a variety of roles, from the gritty indie "Hick," to the biopic "My Week With Marilyn" to this month's Oscar contending "Les Miserables," all allowing him t...

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    Exclusive: Samuel L. Jackson Says Rodrigo Garcia Will Direct Him In 'Ptolemy Grey' Adaptation

    Exclusive: Samuel L. Jackson Says Rodrigo Garcia Will Direct Him In 'Ptolemy Grey' Adaptation

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    'Supporting Characters' (Co-starring & Co-written by Tarik Lowe) Coming Out Theatrically and VOD In January

    Back in April S & A's Vanessa Martinez gave a really strong positive review (HERE) of Supporting Characters, a small indie film that made its premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York. 

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    Ricky Gervais Takes The Lead Role In 'The Muppets' Sequel

    While he has dominated the small screen, Ricky Gervais has yet to find his niche at the multiplex. His lone leading man efforts "The Invention Of Lying" and "Ghost Town" didn't make much impact, while the dramatic-ish "Cemetery Junction" pretty much came and went wi...

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