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Wrong Optimus Trailer: Transformers: The Last Knight!

The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero.

The first Transformers movie to come out an actual writers’ room looks to be a fusion of legend, myth and twin universes.

The new trailer tells us Optimus Prime is gone – but then here he is saying, For our world to live, yours must die!’

Transformers: The Last Knight opens on June 23rd.

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Ghost in the Shell: Visually Stunning Action with a Brain!

Scarlett Johansson plays The Major in Ghost in the Shell from Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures.

Ghost in the Shell is based on a Japanese manga by Masamune Shirow and a classic anime by Mamoru Oshii – both of which deal with the questions of what constitutes identity and whether humanity remains when the line between human and machine disappears.

Rupert Sanders’ live-action Ghost in the Shell touches on these ideas more I expected it would and is a cracking good science fiction-action movie as well.

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An Inconvenient Trailer: Remove term: An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to the Power – Flooding at the World Trade Center site – Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures

Al Gore is back with a very inconvenient film – especially for climate change deniers.

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to the Power shows how predictions made in the first film have already begun to happen – including one pivotal event that was derided as fantasy when An Inconvenient Truth was first released.

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to the Power will be in theaters on July 28th.

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Ghost in the Shell Fans To Get First Look In IMAX Event!

Fans of Ghost in the Shell will be given a chance to take an early look at the live action adaptation of the classic anime – in IMAX® – on February 28th.

Paramount Pictures, Dreamworks Pictures and IMAX present a one-night-only event featuring an exclusive first look at stunning film footage exclusively in IMAX® theatres across 14 North American cities with select international markets and dates to follow.

Attendees will receive a limited edition poster and have the opportunity to capture their experience in a film-centric experiential photo booth — Becoming the Major.

Tickets are available now.

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Control Issues Trailer: Ghost in the Shell!

The new trailer for Paramount’s Ghost in the Machine has a lot of new footage. It looks like pretty dazzling stuff, with the Major’s confrontations with a cyber-terrorist suggesting that there’s more to her story than she remembers. Also, lots of cool action!

Ghost in the Shell premieres on March 31st.

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Super Super Bowl Spot: Transformers: The Last Knight!

Say what you will about the Transformers movies, they invariably get cool, intriguing trailers.

Paramount Pictures has released its Super Bowl spot for Transformers: The Last Knight and it is lovely. Also, check out Michael Bay’s letter detailing how the film came to be.

Transformers: The Last Knight opens on June 23rd.

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Timeless Fences Prompts Brilliant Performances!

Denzel Washington plays Troy Maxson and Viola Davis plays Rose Maxson in Fences from Paramount Pictures. Directed by Denzel Washington from a screenplay by August Wilson.

August Wilson’s play Fences is a timeless – and therefore timely – story about an African American man dealing with race relations, marriage, fatherhood and a past that was never quite what he wanted it to be.

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