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Netflix to Produce Animated Film From Oscar®-Nominated Director!

Escape From Hat – Mark Osborne – Photo by Lamarco McClendon/Courtesy of Netflix.

Netflix will produce the animated film Escape From Hat from Oscar®-nominated director Mark Osborne (Kung Fu Panda, The Little Prince).

Escape From Hat brings light to the ancient mysteries of magic. In a fairy tale where black cats are bad and magic rabbits are good, balance is threatened when one such rabbit is cast into a mysterious realm of danger and shadow.

Production on Escape from Hat begins this month. The film is expected to be released in 2022.

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Moments in a Life Trailer: Alfonso Cuarón’s ROMA!

Academy Award®-winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón is responsible for wonderful films ranging from the small and intimate (Y Mama Tambien) to the gritty (Children of Men) and wistful science fiction (Gravity).

Loosely based on events from his own life, ROMA is a love letter to the women who raised him.

ROMA will have an exclusive theatrical release in Los Angeles, New York and Mexico, then expanding to several American cities, Toronto and London before premiering on Netflix on December 14th.

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One on One: Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin Talk The Kominsky Method!

The Kominsky Method – Sandy Kominsky (Michael Douglas), Norman Newlander (Alan Arkin) – Photo courtesy of Netflix.

The Netflix series The Kominsky Method revolves around acting coach Sandy Kominsky, who once had a brush with fame, and his long-time agent Norman Newlander.

The series, created by Chuck Lorre, premieres on Netflix on November 16th.

In a four-minute video, Douglas and Arkin talk about the show, life and whatever else catches their attention – as long as they can also get a laugh here and there.

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Salem Through The Christmas Holidays with Sabrina!

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina – Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) – Photo courtesy of Netflix.

Netflix has announced that Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will have a special Christmas episode – Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter’s Tale.

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter’s Tale will premiere on December 14th.

Check out the official announcement below.

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Neither Man Nor Wolf Trailer: Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle!

Andy Serkis takes Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book  and reimagines it for film in Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle – as young Mowgli is torn between the world of the jungle, where he was raised, and the world of man.

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle will premiere on Netflix and in select theaters on December 7th.

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Harvesters of Souls Trailer: The Ballad of Buster Scruggs!

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – Buster Scruggs (Tim Blake Nelson) – Photo courtesy of Netflix.

Joel and Ethan Coen’s western anthology film The Ballad of Buster Scruggs has a spiffy new trailer – with new footage and a sprinkling of quotes from high-powered critics.

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – winner of the Best Screenplay award at the Venice Film Festival – premieres on Netflix on November 16th.

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That’s a Myth Trailer: The Christmas Chronicles!

The Christmas Chronicles – Santa Claus (Kurt Russell) – Photo by John Prima/Courtesy of Netflix.

Santa Claus might be a bit testy about his image (billboards add twenty pounds), but he’s got bigger problems when a couple of kids stowaway in his sleigh with unexpected results.

The Christmas Chronicles premieres globally on Netflix on November 22nd.

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Netflix’s The Witcher Adds To Cast of The Witcher!

The Witcher – Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill) – Photo by Khalil Emede/Courtesy of Netflix

Along with releasing the first photo of Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia (above), Netflix has announced the addition of several additional actors to the show’s cast.

Based on the best-selling fantasy series, The Witcher is an epic tale of fate and family. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts.

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Castlevania: Season 2 – More Blood, More Magic, More Nuance!

The first season of Castlevania set up the story in mostly broad strokes – the Dracula Lucy relationship was more detailed while the introductions of Trevor Belmont, Tepes’ son Alucard and Speaker Sypha Benades were pretty basic.

Season two gives us backstory on the three, as well as that of two human characters – Isaac and Hector – who are helping Dracula in his war to exterminate humanity.

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Netflix Sets CG Musical Inspired by Wyclef Jean!

Wyclef Jean – Photo by Karl Ferguson/Courtesy of Netflix.

Netflix is working with Wyclef Jean on a CG animated feature film that reimagines his life story.

Greg Silverman’s entertainment media company, Stampede, is partnering with the three-time Grammy Award-winning musician to producefilm, which will be written by Justin Marks (The Jungle Book, Counterpart)

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