Monthly Archives: May 2017

Universal rebrands their monsters franchise as Dark Universe

Posted by Matthew on May 22, 2017
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The Universal Monsters Shared Universe gets a catchier name, a logo, a musical theme, and an announcement of their next movie, and a cast photo. Cool.

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Awesome: Awesome book ‘The Sisters Brothers’ headed to the big screen thanks to Annapurna

Posted by Matthew on May 22, 2017
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Good news everyone! An awesome book is being made into a movie!

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Awesome: Using machine learning to identify gender bias in film

Posted by Matthew on May 21, 2017
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Does it ever seem like you see fewer women in movies than men? Spoiler alert, it’s because you do.

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Okja Trailer: Bong Joon-ho’s latest also headed to Netflix

Posted by Matthew on May 21, 2017
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Speaking of Snowpiercer and Netflix, the latest from the director of Snowpiercer is headed to Netflix.

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‘The Big Sick’ Trailer: Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan star in this Sundance charmer

Posted by Matthew on May 21, 2017
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The Big Sick has been making the festival rounds for the last little while to universal praise. It got picked up by Amazon studios after Sundance, won an audience award at SXSW, and recently played at the Seattle International Film Festival to good reviews. Let’s take a look at the trailer.

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Amber Heard looks fan-freakin-tastic in James Wan’s Aquaman

Posted by Matthew on May 19, 2017
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If there’s one thing that we can agree on about the DCEU it’s that Zack Snyder has a particular aesthetic. Blues that look like grey, greens that look like grey, greys that look like darker greys, you get the picture. Turns out that James Wan has a different take on things. Huzzah!

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Bubbles, the movie about Michael Jackson’s Chimpanzee friend, is headed to Netflix.

Posted by Matthew on May 18, 2017
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Netflix continues it’s shopping spree for weird movies. Today they bought Bubbles, which is a movie about Michael Jackson. But wait, it gets better:

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They’re making a Snowpiercer TV series starring Daveed Diggs & directed by Scott Derrickson.

Posted by Matthew on May 18, 2017
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I’m always wary of things I love being adapted these days, but this is good news.

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The First Trailer for Star Trek: Discovery is here

Posted by Matthew on May 17, 2017
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The latest TV series in my favourite franchise is coming later this year and there is finally a trailer for us to feast upon with our eyeballs. Feast our eyeballs upon. Man, that’s a weird phrase. Anyway, let’s take a look at the Star Trek: Discovery trailer.

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