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Lupita Nyong’o Didn’t Know She Was Auditioning for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Lupita Nyong’o Didn't Know She Was Auditioning for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

It’s begun. The embargo on reviews for The Force Awakens has been lifted and social media has become no man’s land for anyone wanting to go into the cinema with no preconceptions. Feeling the pain of you all, here’s a Star Wars piece with zero spoiler material. You’d think with Star Wars being as omnipotent as …

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First Trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them’ Spin-Off is Finally Here

First Trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them' Spin-Off is Finally Here

After what seems like an eternity since The Deathly Hallows, the magical world of Harry Potter is returning to our screens. Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, the long awaited Eddie Redmayne starring spin-off, is set to hit cinemas next year, with the first trailer having just been revealed. The …

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Melissa Harris-Perry Says Star Wars Is Racist

Melissa Harris-Perry Says Star Wars Is Racist

MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry is has pretty strong feelings about Star Wars, and not all of them are good. She thinks George Lucas’ triology is racist because of who voiced Darth Vader. Seriously…(via Digitas Daily) It’s completely possible Harris-Perry was joking here, but probably not. This is the same Harris-Perry who …

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens: World Premiere

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: World Premiere

LOS ANGELES – Audiences excitedly embraced the new “Star Wars” film at its worldwide premiere Monday, cheering new and old characters as the franchise returned to the big screen for the first time in a decade. Those who watched “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the TCL Chinese Theater cheered …

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Ancient Mutant Awakens in First ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Trailer

Ancient Mutant Awakens in First 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Trailer

Are you ready for X-Men: Apocalypse? Marvel Studios and 20th Century Fox released the first trailer for “X-Men: Apocalypse” on Friday, giving us our first sense of the powerful enemy the X-Men must defeat if they’re going to save the world. In the trailer’s opening scenes, we see a young …

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Sandlot’s Star Michael Vitar Charged With Assaulting Man Passing Out Candy to Kids

Sandlot’s Star Michael Vitar Charged With Assaulting Man Passing Out Candy to Kids

Be warned, this story could ruin your childhood. Michael Vitar, who played Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez in the beloved 1993 film The Sandlot, is facing assault charges after he and two friends allegedly beat up a guy in public on Halloween. The former child actor, who is now a fireman in …

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First Look at Alexander Skarsgard, Margot Robbie in ‘The Legend of Tarzan’

First Look at Alexander Skarsgard, Margot Robbie in 'The Legend of Tarzan'

The Legend of Tarzan – Warner Brothers’ upcoming action/adventure film starring Margot Robbie and Alexander Skarsgard as Jane and the king of the jungle, Tarzan – has unveiled its first stills from the film, depicting a hot and steamy look at a revamped take on the literary classic. Directed by Harry Potter and …

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Carrie Fisher: Banning Princess Leia’s Bikini Is ‘Stupid’

Carrie Fisher: Banning Princess Leia's Bikini Is 'Stupid'

In late October, the Marvel artist J. Scott Campbell said that Disney was “well on its way to wiping out” any merchandise featuring Star Wars’ Princess — er, now General Leia in her notorious slave-bikini outfit from Return of the Jedi. And there was much rending of garments. Now Carrie Fisher herself has weighed in …

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First Look at Nate Parker’s Nat Turner Film, ‘The Birth of a Nation’

First Look at Nate Parker's Nat Turner Film, 'The Birth of a Nation'

People of color have been tormented throughout the entire history of cinema, starting off with D.W. Griffith’s 1915 “groundbreaking” film, The Birth of a Nation. His film and its subsequent sequel, Intolerance, gave the controversial filmmaker the distinction of being the “Inventor of Hollywood,” which hauntingly still features remnants of his beliefs …

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: Sneak Peak Footage Released for Upcoming Film

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: Sneak Peak Footage Released for Upcoming Film

For the past year, Warner Bros has been keeping Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice footage close to the chest. First there was the April teaser, and the only other preview for the first live action outing between the two heroes was this summer at San Diego Comic-Con. Fans have been eager for another …

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