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New The Giver Movie Received Mixed Reviews From Major Critics

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The Weinstein Company released their new drama/sci-fi film, “The Giver” into theaters this past Thursday, August 14th, and the reviews are in from all the top critics. It turns out that it went over close to half well with them with an overall score of 46 out of a possible 100 across 31 reviews at the metacritic.com site.

The film stars: Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Brenton Thwaites, Alexander Skarsgård, Katie Holmes, Odeya Rush, and Taylor Swift. We posted blurbs from a couple of the critics,below.

Mick LaSalle at the San Francisco Chronicle, gave it a 75 score, saying: “Just in the last few months, we’ve seen “Snowpiercer” and “Divergent,” which also deal with what happens after a civil collapse. The Giver, the latest in this weird trend, approaches a now-familiar topic from a new angle, and, of the three, it’s the most visually arresting.” Read more »

New Expendables 3 Movie Received Mostly Negative Reviews From Major Critics

Lionsgate released their new, hardcore action flick, “The Expendables 3,” into theaters yesterday, August 14th, and the reviews are in from the top movie critics. It turns out that it didn’t quite sit well with a lot of them, getting only an overall 35 score out of a possible 100 across 30 reviews over at the metacritic.com site.

The film stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford, Kellan Lutz, Ronda Rousey, Victor Ortiz, Glen Powell and Kelsey Grammer. We’ve posted blurbs from a couple of the critics,below.

Chris Nashawaty from Entertainment Weekly, gave it a 75 grade, saying: “So let me just say that this latest rah-rah red-meat installment is the biggest and best surprise of the series. It has its flaws, but it’s mostly a big, dumb, gruntingly monosyllabic hoot.” Read more »

New Expendables 4 Movie Is Happening,New Spoiler Details Already Revealed

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According to new info from reports on Wikipedia, there’s definitely plans in the works to make not only an Expendables 4 but a 5th installment as well. The reports claim that in March 2014, former James Bond star ,Pierce Brosnan, confirmed the 4th installment by revealing that he had agreed with producer ,Avi Lerner, to star in it.

Main man, Sylvester Stallone, also revealed in an interview that he wants Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson to play the villain in Expendables 4. Producer ,Avi Lerner, confirmed plans for The Expendables 4 and The Expendables 5. In related news, there’s also plans to make a female edition of this, entitled, “The ExpendaBelles.”

On October 28th, 2013, Lerner was in negotiations with actresses: Meryl Streep, Cameron Diaz and Milla Jovovich to star in the movie. On February 6th, 2014, Deadline reported that Robert Luketic is set to direct the ExpendaBelles. There’s also already a short synopsis for it, which reads like this: “When America’s Navy SEALs are wiped out trying to penetrate the island lair of a deadly despot who has captured one of the world’s top nuclear scientists, it becomes clear that there is no such thing Read more »

Actor Robin Williams Found Dead Due To Reported Suicide Today,New Details

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According to a new report from CNN, very famous comedian/actor, Robin Williams (left), was found dead in his Northern California home earlier today, August 11th. The law enforcement officials are claiming that Robin took his own life due to depression. Robin’s media representative told the press: “He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

The coroner investigators suspect “the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia,” according to a statement from the Marin County, California, Sheriff’s Office. Robin was married to graphic designer ,Susan Schneider, in Napa Valley, California in October 2011. Schneider sent a written statement to CNN through the representative. Read more »

New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 Sequel Movie Confirmed,Release Date Already Revealed

According to a new repot from IGN and numerous other sources, Paramount Pictures officially announced that they are indeed making a sequel to the recent 2014 “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” flick that did very well during its opening weekend, taking over the number 1 spot from “Guardians of The Galaxy” with a whopping $65 million in ticket sales.

The announcement came yesterday, August 10th, and the release date is already set for June 3rd,2016, so mark that date on your movie calendars. Producer Michael Bay is expected to return, along with screenwriters,Josh Appelbaum and André Nemec, who will also executive produce the sequel. However, it’s currently uncertain if director ,Jonathan Liebesman, will return to helm it. Read more »

New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Delivered Great Action,Suspense,Comedy & More

Paramount Pictures released their new action/remake flick, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out and thought it was great, serving up a ton hardcore action, suspense ,comedy and more. It stars: Megan Fox, Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Will Arnett and Danny Woodburn.

In the new flick, reporter, April O’Neil {Megan Fox), is trying prove herself to be a great reporter and is currently hunting a hot story, involving the Foot Clan. One night she happens upon one of their crime scenes in the making and spots a so-called vigilante ,stopping the Foot Clan dead in their tracks.

From there, the hunt was on for April to find out who this mysterious vigilante is. Eventually, she discovers it’s 4 giant, 6 feet tall turtles that are ninjas. The plot thickens even more when April realizes that the turtles are actually a product of a mutant experiment Read more »

New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Received Mostly Negative Reviews From Major Critics

Paramount Pictures released their new action/remake film “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” into theaters today, August 8th, and all the reviews are in from the top critics. It turns out that most of them definitely were not even close to being impressed with this flick, only getting an overall 34 score out of a possible 100 across 23 reviews at the metacritic.com site.

The film stars: Megan Fox, Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Will Arnett and Danny Woodburn. We’ve posted blurbs from a couple of the critics,below.

Bruce Ingram from the Chicago Sun-Times, gave it a 63 grade, saying: “[A] basically brainless but intermittently adrenalizing, mostly-just-for-kids reboot.” Kyle Anderson from Entertainment Weekly, gave it a 58 grade. He stated: “Turtles is head-and-shell better than “Transformers.” Cowabunga?” Read more »

Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 Sequel To Definitely More Peter Quill Father Storyline,New Details

According to a recent report from Comicbookmovie.com, IGN recently chatted up Marvel Studios President, Kevin Feige, and he dished a few,new spoiler teases that we might see in the new “Guardians Of The Galaxy 2” sequel flick. It turns out that the storyline will heavily feature more of that whole Peter Quill’s father twist.

Kevin definitely confirmed it when asked about it, by stating: “I think it’s pretty important,” he teased. “I think there’s a reason we seeded it at the very end of the film like that. I think that would certainly be part of a next Guardians adventure. Certainly, that would be part of it.” Read more »

New Star Trek 3 Possible Spoilers Revealed By Zachary Quinto Aka Spock

According to a recent report from Comicbookmovie.com, Star Trek, Spock star, Zachary Quinto (left), dished out some possible new spoiler teasers that may go down in the upcoming “Star Trek 3” movie at the 2014 Summer TCA. He thinks the 5 year mission will play a very big role in the 3rd installment now that Bob Orci has taken over directorial duties from J.J. Abrams, and that a production date will be set in a few short months, and more.

Zachary explained: “I think the five-year mission will be a part of this next film in some way. We’re coming up on the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic sci-fi series in entertainment history, so it’s inherently an ongoing story. But I do think that we’ll feel some sense of evolution in these characters that’s been building through the first few films. Read more »

New Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 Sequel Possible Spoilers Revealed By Director James Gunn

As previously reported, The Guardians Of The Galaxy franchise is already set to get a 2nd installment/sequel released into theaters by July 28th, 2017. And director, James Gunn, has already revealed possible ideas/spoilers that he has cooked up. It turns out that we’re definitely going to see some stuff about Peter Quill’s father. More stuff on the Nebula character. Additional stuff about Yondu, Drax and more.

James Gunn’s spoilery statements read like this: “I know a lot of where I want to go. I have a lot of ideas for stories and characters that are going to appear, and there are documents written up, that some people have, about Peter Quill’s father and his relationship, a lot of stuff about Yondu and a lot of stuff about Drax that nobody knows.

There are a lot of things that are part of the overall schematic that already exist, not to mention a lot of stuff about all of the cultures. There’s a lot of stuff about Xandarian and Kree culture that I’ve written down or I have in my head, as well as Krylorians and Ravagers. Read more »