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    Yes, The 'Point Break' Remake Is Happening & It Now Has A Director

    Remember a couple of years back when it was announced that Alcon Entertainment was going to remake "Point Break" and we all rolled our eyes and groaned and pretended it would go away? Well, it's back, it's happening and it now has a director.

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    Angelina Jolie Has Apparently Turned Down Kurt Wimmer's First Stab At 'Salt 2'

    Angelina Jolie is hardly prolific when it comes to churning out movies of late, and even less prolific when it comes to churning out good ones. When she does appear in movies she does so as one of the biggest stars in Hollywood, and as a result she's likely one of the most in-demand actress...

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    Well, Of Course Alcon Entertainment Is Remaking 'Point Break'

    Let's be honest: we knew this day was coming. Let's not try and mount some kind of moral outrage about it. When superhero franchises can be totally rebooted five years after the last entry, anything is up for grabs, and any popular film that still isn't a viable franchise (see: "Die Hard," where Bru...

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    The 'Salt' Sequel You Didn't Know You Wanted Is Happening, Kurt Wimmer Hired To Write The Film

    In the era of no-original-ideas Hollywood, even studio suits have to admit that rolling the dice on a "Salt" sequel seems a bit ludicrous. The Angelina Jolie spy film seems impressive when you look at the numbers -- just under $300 million worldwide -- but when you break it down, it looks less enticing. The film brought in $118 million domestic, just a shade over it's $110 million budget. Overseas, the film fared better with a $175 million haul. But is anyone really asking for a sequel? The film is all but a distant memory and that other Angelina Jolie spy movie from last year, "The Tourist," was met with even worse reviews than "Salt" and wi...

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