Chris Pratt, 'Crimson Peak' and 8 other takeaways from Universal's CinemaCon sneaks

Posted by · 6:02 pm · April 23rd, 2015

Chris Pratt, Amy Schumer, Seth MacFarlane, Ice Cube, Guillermo Del Toro, Vin Diesel and more made noise at Universal Pictures’ CinemaCon presentation on Thursday.

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Dr. Dre and Ice Cube introduce strikingly relevant new 'Straight Outta Compton' trailer

Posted by · 9:39 pm · February 8th, 2015

NWA’s story is coming to the big screen and Dr. Dre and Ice Cube think it’s timely. We can’t disagree with them.

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Moverman’s expressive ‘Rampart’ offers tour de force performance from Woody Harrelson

Posted by · 8:26 am · September 14th, 2011

Oren Moverman’s “Rampart” is absolutely fantastic. Top to bottom, it’s a considerable directorial achievement, and an exciting, brazen departure from his excellent 2009 debut, “The Messenger.” The film — from an original screenplay by James Ellroy, re-written by Moverman — uses the 1999 Los Angeles Police Department Rampart corruption scandal as a frame, a state […]

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