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What Happened To Emily Trailer: A Simple Favor!

‘Five days ago, Emily went missing. I’m realizing I don’t know her as well as I thought I did,’ Mommy vlogger Stephanie (Anna Kendrick) – who is trying to find out what happened to her best friend (Blake Lively) in A Simple Favor.

I’m not sure exactly what elements of the trailer sparked the thought, but  does it make the film seem very Hitchcockian.

A Simple Favor – directed by Paul Feig – opens on September 18th.

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Freeform Orders Girls Code Pilot from Paul Feig!

Freeform has order a pilot for Girls Code, an original women-in-the-workplace place comedy from Emmy®-nominated Paul Feig (Freaks and Geeks, Bridesmaid).

The pilot sets up the odd couple partnership between a brazen, self-centered tech CEO and a community-building social entrepreneur who must overcome their many issues with each other in order to co-run a groundbreaking, all-female tech incubator.

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Ghostbusters Is Smart, Funny and Melodramatic Summer Fun! Sorry If It Ruins Your Childhood!

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After a couple of decent trailers that actually withheld most of the film’s funniest moments, Ghostbusters arrives with wit, charm, lovable goofiness, some serious melodrama and comes thisclose to being as good as the original.

The all-female Ghostbusters (and their dumber than a sack of flying mallets male receptionist) are worthy successors to Ivan Reitman’s original.

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Marshmallow & Slime Trailer: Ghostbusters!

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Both Slimer and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man put in appearances in the new trailer for Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters, but the the really big deal is that we have to talk about Kevin – Chris Hemsworth steals this trailer!

Check it out after the jump. Ghostbusters opens on July 15th.

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Ghostbusters International Trailer: Now With More Kevin!

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The UK trailer for Ghostbusters features a bit more Chris Hemsworth (with his natural Aussie accent), so that’s a bonus – especially since it lets Hemsworth show off his comic timing.

Plus, there’s new footage of the Ghostbusters team that suggests this reboot will be great fun. Check it out after the break. Ghostbusters opens on July 15th.

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She’s Been Slimed Trailer: Ghostbusters!

The Ghostbusters Abby (Melissa McCarthy), Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Erin (Kristen Wiig) and Patty (Leslie Jones) inside the Mercado Hotel Lobby in Columbia Pictures' GHOSTBUSTERS.
The Ghostbusters Abby (Melissa McCarthy), Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Erin (Kristen Wiig) and Patty (Leslie Jones) inside the Mercado Hotel Lobby in Columbia Pictures’ GHOSTBUSTERS.

Slimer’s back!

The first trailer for Ghostbusters is live and it looks eerily good. Check it out after the break. Ghostbusters opens July 15th.

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Ghostbusters: Character Posters & Team Shot Released!

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Character posters and an appropriately shaded team shot have been released for Sony’s Ghostbusters reboot. So, who you gonna call?

Starring Melissa McCarthy (above), Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, Ghostbusters is a Paul Feig film and will be in theaters on July 15, 2016. Follow the jump for more.

The Ghostbusters Abby (Melissa McCarthy), Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Erin (Kristen Wiig) and Patty (Leslie Jones) inside the Mercado Hotel Lobby in Columbia Pictures' GHOSTBUSTERS.
The Ghostbusters Abby (Melissa McCarthy), Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Erin (Kristen Wiig) and Patty (Leslie Jones) inside the Mercado Hotel Lobby in Columbia Pictures’ GHOSTBUSTERS.

1271033 - THE WALK

1271033 - THE WALK

1271033 - THE WALK

Ghostbusters Reboot Casts Andy Garcia, Michael K. Williams and Cecily Strong!

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A representative of Sony Entertainment has confirmed that Andy Garcia, Michael K. Williams and Cecily Storn have joined the cast of Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot.

Garcia will play the Mayor of New York City and Williams will play a character called Hawkins. Details of Strong’s character were not made available.

Matt Walsh (Veep) has also joined the cast as someone called Rourke. Follow the link for the story as confirmed by Sony.

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Spy: Bond… Melissa Bond!

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Melissa McCarthy has shown she can play a character (Saint Vincent, everyone!), which is why Spy is so much fun. In Susan Cooper, CIA super analyst she’s found a character – and a potential franchise – that she can really sink her teeth into.

Also, for a spoof to work it must also succeed in the genre it’s spoofing – and Spy works as a spy movie.

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