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American Assassin – Meet Damaged Assassin Mitch Rapp!

American Assassin – Mitch Rapp (Dylan O’Brien) – Photo courtesy of CBS Films.

American Assassin is based on the book of the same title by the late Vince Flynn, and introduces us to Mitch Rapp – a wounded young man who saw his fiancée killed by terrorists and decides to go after them himself.

It could have been a pedestrian thriller by committed performances by Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton and Taylor Kitsch – and a very grounded script (and muscular direction) keep it from descending to that level.

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Made a Decision Trailer: American Assassin!

Dylan O’Brien as Mitch Rapp in AMERICAN ASSASSIN to be released by CBS Films and Lionsgate.

There’s a new United Kingdom trailer for Lionsgate and CBS Films’ American Assassin starring Dylan O’Brien as Mitch Rapp in the film adaptation of Vince Flynn’s novel.

There’s some new footage and the effect is even more intense than the first trailer.

American Assassin premieres on September 15th.

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D23 Expo: Tim Burton’s Dumbo Is In Production!

GOTTA FLY – Visionary filmmaker Tim Burton helms the live-action reimagining of Disney’s 1941 animated classic Dumbo and is currently in production in England. © 2017 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Production is underway on Tim Burton’s live-action remimaging of Disney’s 1941 classic, Dumbo.

The film Stars Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, and Eva Green – and introduces Nico Parker and Finley Hobbins.

Dumbo is slated to premiere on March 29th, 2019.

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This Is Just Beginning Red Band Trailer: American Assassin

American Assassin –  (L-R) Annika (Shiva Negar), Stan Hurley (Michael Keaton), Turkish Operative (Neg Adamson) and Mitch Rapp (Dylan O’Brien) – Photo by Christian Black/Courtesy of CBS Films/Lionsgate.

The new red band trailer for American Assassin sure looks like CBS Films and Lionsgate are hoping it will become a franchise (it is based on a series of novels by Vince Flynn).

If the movie is half as good as the trailer, there’s a very good chance it will be.

American Assassin will be in theaters on September 15th.

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Training Wheels Protocol Trailer: Spider-Man: Homecoming!

Spider-Man: Homecoming – Spider-Man (Tom Holland) – Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures

In the new trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) is itching to really give his new costume a workout – but he’s stuck on Training Wheels Protocol.

Spider-Man Homecoming opens on July 7th.

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Don’t Do Anything Stupid Trailer: Spider-Man: Homecoming!

Spider-Man: Homecoming looks and feels fresh, like the early issues of the comic, when Peter was just figuring it all out – because here he really is just figuring things out!

With Michael Keaton’s Vulture as the villain, cleverly updated from Amazing Spider-Man #2 (1964), he’s going to have to figure things out quickly!

The new trailer gives a bit more of an idea of what he’s up against.

Spider-Man: Homecoming opens on July 7th.

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The Founder – A Warts & Warts Tale of Success!

The Founder is the true story of how a persistent salesman talked two brothers with a unique way of selling burgers, fries, shakes and sodas into going bigger – then ditched them and became a rich man.

That unique way of selling burgers was the assembly line method that McDonald’s still uses today.

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