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Pedro Pascal Heads Cast of The Mandalorian!

Lucasfilm has announced the cast for its TV series The Mandalorian – and revealed that Pedro Pascal is the Deadly Gunfighter lead in the show.

Giancarlo Esposito, Carl Weathers, Emily Swallow and Omid Ahtabi join the previously announced Gina Carano, Werner Herzog and Nick Nolte to round out the core cast.
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El Rey’s The Director’s Chair Returns with Frank Darabont and Jon Favreau!

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El Rey’s The Director’s Chair returns with a two-hour special featuring The Walking Dead’s Frank Darabont and The Jungle Book’s Jon Favreau.

Join host Robert Rodriguez as he explores the film careers of these two acclaimed directors  on Sunday, September 25th (8/7C). For more, follow the jump.

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Green Trailer: The Jungle Book!

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Disney’s live-action The Jungle Book has a spiffy new teaser trailer – giving us a look at the world in which Mowgli thrives. We get first looks at some of the boy’s friends and enemies – Baloo, Shere Khan, Kaa, Bagheera and King Louis.

Take a peek at Rudyard Kipling’s famous characters as imagined by writer Justin Mark and director Jon Favreau following the jump. The Jungle Book will be in theaters on April 15, 2016.

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Cowboys & Aliens is Exactly What It Says on the Tin – Nothing More; Nothing Less!

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Movies don’t get more high concept than Cowboys & Aliens. Like Snakes on a Plane, Jon Favreau’s new film delivers precisely what it promises. Therein lies the problem.

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Jon Favreau Has Fun Interviewing Harrison Ford for Cowboys & Aliens!

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You know those generic interviews you get for almost every movie that actually gets released? Well, Jon Favreau decided that it might be fun to conduct those interviews and make them a little bit less generic. The result is a series of two-to-three minute interviews with Cowboys & Aliens star Harrison Ford that are anything but.

Check them out following the jump. Some language might be NSFW.

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MOVIE REVIEW: Iron Man 2 Hot for Summertime

 

With the current trend of Hollywood movies,  sequels have to follow a unique blend of key ingredients in order to make it taste good. First, it has to keep the spirit of the first film alive and well. Next, it has to bigger, better, and stonger than the last. The sequel has to give us that sweet taste that we want to come back for more. Finally, the next movie has to give you more insight of the characters we grew to know from the first movie then wrap it all up with a new story that appeases a newbie. While Iron Man 2 had some ups and downs like a rollercoasters, it still delivers high quality entertainment with its action scenes, less CGI, and solved the problems of the first Iron Man. Truly, this movie is the front runner of the 2010 summer of movies!

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MOVIE REVIEW: G-Force Doesn’t Push the Envelope, It Glides

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G-Force tells the story of a team of special agent rodents who were sent on a mission for the U.S. Government. The team was trained by Ben (Zach Galifianakis) who has been training them for three years to take on the missions the FBI cannot handle.

The team was threatened by the government to be shutdow, but they performed one mission to prove their might. Their latest mission was to infiltrate the home of Dr. Saber (Bill Nighy) and retrieve information of Operation: Clusterform. Clusterform was in reality a code sent to computer chips in Sabersense Appliances (The largest applicance company in the world) to turn them into killing machines that will exterminate the human race.

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