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'Scream 5' Still A Possibility

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Scream 5  may not be dead after all.  Harvey Weinstein is actually trying to talk his brother, Bob, into doing a fifth.  At his Zurich Film Festival Masterclass, Weinstein was quoted concerning Scream 5. Weinstein said that he's urging his brother Bob, who heads Dimension Films, to make "Scream 5" happen. "Everyone lived in ‘Scream 4," he said. "I'm begging him to do the movie and just end it. We've milked that cow." My thoughts: Kevin Williamson has already penned a draft of Scream 5  (and Scream 6  outline), so let's just do this damn thing before the new series from MTV puts a different spin on things.  I have no doubts that the MTV series will be decent, but it will take the series in a new direction and could leave moviegoers with a bad taste in their mouths with S5 . So, yeah... Scream 5  may not be dead... Source: Indiewire

Kind Of Epic Show: Thor Is Catching Fire

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In this by now Spoiler free edition of Kind of Epic Show our hosts force the Hungry citizens of the Districts of Panem and the gluttonous citizens of Asgard to participate in a very one sided death match which also has a cameo from the ninth Doctor Christopher Eccleston. All of the above statement may in fact be false but you have to admit it is Kind of Epic! Enjoy our hosts reviews of Thor the Dark World and The Hunger Games Catching Fire. Two sequels that may be better than their original film interpretations.

Kind Of Epic Show: Livetaping The Undead: Hell Walks The Earth!

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We celebrated our screening of Hell Walks the Earth and Darksyde Hell Walks the Earth Two by recording our first ever live taping of an episode! This will also be featured on a tenth anniversary DVD for Hell Walks the Earth. In our live taping we talked to producers, directors, actors and zombie extras who made these films. Including some of the impressive 300 zombies who were onscreen at once for Hell Walks the Earth Two. Once of those shambling monsters was our very own David West who co-moderates the panel presentation with our other host Gabrial Canada.

Kind Of Epic Show: Thank You Doctor

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The most Epic event in history of time...travel. The Doctor Who 50th anniversary! The Doctor's day may have come and passed but that just means David, Superior David, and the rest of the Kind of Epic team get to talk about it.

Kind Of Epic Show: KOES Special: Bullying In Professional Sports

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In light of the Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito Bullying Scandal in the headlines this week, Chance and Andrew take this special into their own hands and talk about the effects of Bullying in professional sports.

The '22 Jump Street' Trailer Is Here

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The trailer for 22 Jump Street , the sequel to the surprise hit 21 Jump Street , is finally here!

Patriotic 'Act Of Valor' Earns A Sequel

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The movie "Act of Valor," about our country’s brave Navy Seals, did so well at the box office in 2012 that Relativity and The Bandito Brothers are getting ready to do it again. Plans are in the works to film "Act of Valor 2," this time with the focus on elite SWAT officers. For this second film, Scott Wiper ("A Better Way to Die," "The Condemned") will direct. What was it about the first "Act of Valor" that audiences identified with, helping the film do a respectable $70,012,847 in the U.S. alone and $12,484,188 internationally? Real Acts of Courage The plot for the film " Act of Valor " was fictitious, and there was some poetic license taken with a few scenes in the film, but the U.S. Navy Seals are real life heroes. The Seals were involved in the covert operation of taking out Osama Bin Laden, and they have also been involved in other classified missions in Iraq and Mogadishu. These are just a few of the real life

'Road House' Remake On The Way

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It's been talked about for a few years now, but a Road House remake is finally on the way.  Side note confession: I never seen the direct-to-video sequel from a few years ago. This remake is to be directed by Rob Cohen ( The Fast and the Furious ) from a screenplay by Michael Stokes. Ah, hell -- I'll see it. The original starred Patrick Swayze as a tough-as-nails bouncer know as The Cooler.  This type of role for a remake has Jason Statham written all over it.  But I'm not too sure I would want to see that movie.

Behold The New Optimus Prime In 'Transformers: Age Of Extinction'

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Although the new film Transformers: Age of Extinction is a sequel, it's working on the reboot plane as well.  And as with all reboot-sequels, some of the characters get a slight re-design.  For example: the new Optimus Prime in this fourth Transformers film. Not a huge difference, so oh well.  Hell, maybe it'll even be explained...

'Dumb And Dumber To' Finally Gets A Release Date

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O-M-G.  A release date has finally been set for Dumb and Dumber To  -- November 14, 2014!

'It's A Wonderful Life 2' Gets The Quick Axe

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For those of you who were excited about (or disappointed by) the news of a sequel to It's a Wonderful Life then go ahead and get those thoughts out of your head now.  The film was thought to be in public domain, but as it turns out, Paramount still owns any and all rights to the film so any sequel would have to go through them -- which they have absolutely no interest in. So, yeah...not happening. Whew.

New Photo Of Jamie Foxx In 'Amazing Spider-Man 2'

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A new photo of Jamie Foxx in The Amazing Spider-Man 2  has surfaced.  It's been awhile since we've gotten anything new on Amazing Spider-Man 2  so this is better than nothing I suppose -- or equivalent to. Amazing Spider-Man 2 hits May 2014.

New 'RoboCop' Trailer, Poster Released

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In need of a RoboCop fix?  Look no further!  The new trailer and poster for the film has been released.

Kind Of Epic Show: Face Off! Or The SyFy Apology Episode

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Tonight is the Face Off season finale. We take the time to speak with three past contestants. Autumn Cook, J. Anthony Kosar the winner of season 4 and House. They were all taking part in Maskfest at this years Horrorhound Indianapolis. The event celebrates horror masks and mask making much in the way the show celebrates visual effects makeup. Let us know what your favorite movie monsters are and we'll give you a shoutout on our show as well as some Kind of Epic Schwag. You can reach out to us on twitter @Kindofepicshow and on facebook www.facebook.com/kindofepicshow

Top 10 Good Classic Scary Movies For Halloween

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One of the best parts of celebrating Halloween is watching a good scary movie. Whether you are spending time with a date and want the extra cuddle time or you just enjoy scary movies, you need to take time to watch some of these classics this year. These are the top ten movies for Halloween. Poltergeist Poltergeist is one of the classic scary movies. It is creepy enough to scare some adults, but at the same time safe for kids who love to be scared, as well. This was written by Steven Spielberg and MichealGrais and instantly became a classic. Image courtesy of Nomadic Lass via Flickr (CC by S.A. 2.0) The Exorcist If you are looking for good scary movies, you have to include The Exorcist on your list. This is the movie that will keep you up at night, wishing you had never watched it. It is a classic story of demonic possession and the attempts to save the girl. Paranormal Activity Although Paranormal Activity is a fairly new release, it manages to perfectly balance the tens

Kind Of Epic Show: Mitali Perkins Steps Up To The Mic

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We have another Kind of Epic author on our show this week! Teaming up with Racebending.com Gabe talks to Mitali Perkins a young adult and childrens fiction author who opened up very personally on the subject of race and humor for her book Open Mic and for us. Remember to follow us on twitter @kindofepicshow and our two epic hosts this week @Davidwestkoes and @gabrialcanada as well as our guest Mihtali @MitaliPerkins who was kind enough to give us her time.

'The Conjuring' Blu-Ray Giveaway!

The Conjuring 5 Things to know… INTERACTIVE GIFS! 1) The Conjuring is directed by the acclaimed James Wan, the Australian-born director of the fright-fests Insidious and the Saw series. His Twitter handle is @CreepyPuppet. Say no more. 2) The Conjuring has been given an “R” rating by the MPAA. Not because of blood, gore, or violence, but simply because it’s just so scary from start to finish! 3) The Conjuring’s cast and crew experienced creepy events during filming. Scratches appeared out of nowhere on Vera Farmiga’s computer soon after she agreed to act in the movie, the crew were routinely woken by something in the “witching hour” between 3 and 4AM, and the real-life Carolyn Perron fell and broke her hip while visiting the set. 4) The Rhode Island farmhouse where The Conjuring is set once belonged to an accused witch, Bathsheba, who tried to sacrifice her children to the devil and killed herself in 1863. 5) Hold your applause! The Conjuring will make you

A Halloween Classic: 'Ernest Scared Stupid'

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Not all holiday-themed movies can hold up and stand the test of time. Now there's a decent sized list of movies that do, whether it be a Thanksgiving film like "Planes, Trains & Automobiles", a Christmas movie like "Christmas Vacation"; or, in this case, a lovable Halloween movie like "Ernest Scared Stupid". I’m sure "Ernest Scared Stupid" is not the first film that pops into your head when you think about Halloween movies, and, in fact, it's often forgotten. But make no mistake; it's a film that truly holds up due mostly to Jim Varney’s wacky alter-ego as Ernest P. Worrell. Some might argue that "Ernest Goes to Camp" is the alpha-omega Ernest movie and I can’t disagree, but there’s just something special about 1991's "Ernest Scared Stupid", one of the later films in the franchise. The plot is simple: after a misunderstanding, Ernest P. Worrell unleashes an evil troll on Halloween. Naturally, in

Official 'Wolf Creek 2' One Sheet Has Been Released

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Finally, the official one sheet poster for Greg McLean's  Wolf Creek 2 has been released. “Lured by the promise of an Australian holiday, backpackers Rutger, Katarina, and Paul visit the notorious Wolf Creek Crater. Their dream Outback adventure soon becomes a horrific reality when they encounter the site’s most infamous local, the last man any traveler to the region ever wants to meet; Mick Taylor (John Jarratt). As the backpackers flee, Mick pursues them on an epic white knuckled rampage across hostile wasteland. Only one will remain to be dragged back to his lair to witness the true magnitude of his monstrosity. And if the last man standing is to have any hope of surviving where no one else has survived before, he’ll have to use every ounce of cunning to outwit the man behind the monster and become every bit as ruthless as the monster inside the man.“ I rather enjoyed the first Wolf Creek , so it's a given that I'll give the sequel a go. 

Love It Or Hate It, New 'RoboCop' Film's Tech Likely To Catch Attention

The 2014 reboot of the classic 1987 RoboCop ran into trouble with fans early on. Rumors that director Joel Kinnaman would shoot for a PG-13 rating and the early shots of a high-tech black suit had purists taking to Twitter to malign the film in 2012. A year—and several trailers later—some reviewers are willing to hold their words to see exactly what this new RoboCop has to offer, and many are interested in the modern tech that will make the film more believable for today's audiences. The Suit As with Iron Man , the most important piece of tech in RoboCop is the suit. Unlike the Stark suit, which Tony can jump in and out of at will, the RoboCop gear is less suit and more exoskeleton. The badly injured Alex Murphy is put into the suit as a way to save his life. Although he can remove certain elements, like the faceplate, he essentially becomes one with the suit. The original suit was heavy and slow; since modern audiences used to fast tech like that seen in Transformers

Kind Of Epic Show: KOES: Sunday Morning Cartoon Special!

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Guest staring. Jim Zub, Harvey nominated cartoonist and animation professor behind Dark Horse's Samurai Jack comic, Skullkickers, and Pathfinder. An interview with Man of Action creators of Ben_10 and Generator Rex. This years student academy award winning aniamtor, Mark J Nelson and Kenny Broadway creator of the Accursed motion comic who wants you to take part We also examine the roots of our anime/animation obsessions. Officially Knight Sir Levar Burton a Knight of Epic Show, talk about Captain Planet and its upcoming live action adaptation, and dish on TMNT and Legend of Korra on Nickelodeon. As always remember to follow us on twitter @kindofepicshow our epic hosts @gabrialcanada and @DavidWest_KOES as always we read your tweets on the air and may send you Kind of Epic Schwag for your troubles.

Kind Of Epic Show: KOES: Agents Of Epicness

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Episode 80!!! In which our Heroes talk about all kinds of Nerdy Stuff Note: this episode was record at the same time as last weeks Don Jon review.

Kind Of Epic Show: Government Shut Down But We Still Have Porn

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In Which Our Heroes Talk Don Jon, Plus David Gilman and Matt are welcomed back.

Kind Of Epic Show: Batfleck Was The Bomb In Phantoms Yo!

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As the title suggests the Kind of Epic crew provide their thoughts on the Batman casting as well as adding their own casting dreams for the Justice League. General discussion is had in which we confirm Aquaman is indeed a badass and we talk heavily about Afleck's past work. We also tackle the question that was on the cover of USA today, Where are the Female Super Hero films? We try and discuss heroines who aren't just derivative or condescendingly weaker iterations of their male equivalents. No girl, she, or Ms. added to their titles. The possibility of a Guilermo Del Toro Zatanna film, Katee Sackhoff as Captain Marvel, and perhaps Silver Sable getting some more love in comics, film or tv. As always keep it epic! And remember to follow us @kindofepicshow and subscribe to us on itunes and the windows phone store.

Two Possible Titles For 'Star Wars Episode VII'

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Two working titles for Star Wars Episode VII have been revealed.  But since Disney now owns them, there's no guarantee they will use any of these two -- but these are titles that George Lucas picked. And they are... 1. Star Wars Episode VII: Rise of the Jedi 2. Star Wars Episode VII: Return of the Sith Thoughts?  Personally, I like Rise of the Jedi . Source: Latino Review

The 5 Best Halloween-Themed Horror Movies

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Continuing our top five lists which began back in July with the The 5 Scariest Fourth of July-Themed Movies, I give you my list for the top five Halloween-themed horror movies. Now there are a lot of movies centered around Halloween, so I thought it'd only be fitting to focus on the scary ones. After all, Halloween is supposed to be spooky, right? Now let's get this started off right, shall we... 5. Satan's Little Helper (2004) At the five-spot is a fun little horror outing directed by Jeff Lieberman, which tells the story of a young boy who, on Halloween night, is unknowingly assisting a serial killer commit a string of murders. You'll laugh, you'll cringe...you'll have a good time. 4. Sleepy Hollow (1999) Based, or loosely based, on the story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" by Washington Irving, 'Sleepy Hollow' tells the tale of constable Ichabod Crane (played wonderfully by Johnny Depp) who is sent to the quiet town to investigate

A Raccoon Saves The Universe: Household Pests As Superheroes

Not all comic book heroes wear red undies, don a cape, and smile for the camera while staring down a slightly upturned, perfectly chiseled jaw. Some of the best heroes on this planet and across the galaxy are actually less “Boy Scout” and more, “Grab the can of insect repellent!” When it comes to saving the day, masked crusaders themed after common household pests are every bit as capable as that goody two-shoes, Superman, earning millions of fans and more than a few movie deals to prove just how awesome they really are. Superhero movies are all the rage these days, and many of those biggest heroes get their powers, names, and costumes from creatures typically known for being utterly annoying. But whether they are a human who can climb up walls and shoot webbing, or perhaps an actual gosh-darned raccoon, these creepy-crawly do-gooders will make you think twice about setting an appointment for your next pest inspection or extermination. Spider-Man ("The Amazing Spider-Man 2&q

Review: 'Curse Of Chucky' (2013)

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Twenty-five years ago a horror film from director Tom Holland and writer/creator Don Mancini changed the killer doll genre forever with a film called "Child's Play". Flash forward to 2013 (and four sequels later), Mancini has done it again! The latest installment in "Child's Play" franchise, "Curse of Chucky" (the sixth film), Chucky proves to be as timeless as Dracula, Frankenstein, Freddy Krueger, Michael Myers, Jason Voorhees and so on. After the last installment, 2004's "Seed of Chucky", audiences and critics alike were filled with mixed reviews. Some loved it, some hated it. Either way, it proved to be straw that broke the camel's back. Shortly after "Seed", rumors of a remake began to stir. These rumors originated from creator Don Mancini himself. He'd write and direct the remake. But Mr. Mancini had a trick up his sleeve; just one final installment in the current canon. A film that would return t

'Carrie' Officially Rated R, Third TV Spot

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Thanks to the third TV spot for the upcoming Carrie reboot, we now officially know that the film will be rated R.  This is a breath of fresh air for this moviegoer, as I'm not sure I could sit through another PG-13 horror remake.  I suppose we can accredit this to the reshoots. Check out the TV spot below!

Movies To Look Forward To The Rest Of 2013

We’ve been treated to some great new movies in the first part of the year, so what do we have to look forward to in the rest of 2013? Sequels have come on strong with Despicable Me 2, Iron Man 3, and Fast and Furious 6. Oh—and don’t forget the third Hangover movie. Horror fans were sure to get a rise out of The Conjuring, while those who enjoy the classics could lose themselves in the glamorous Great Gatsby. Never fear, however. 2013 still has plenty of exciting new movies to come. 1. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Let’s start with some animation in the mix to get you warmed up for movies to look forward to in the rest of 2013. We’ll have plenty of animation in late September with this 3D movie. Our star, Flint Lockwood—same guy from the first movie—is still doing his thing, saving the world one new invention at a time. Well, this is the case until he finds out that one of his machines is churning out hybrids of food and animals that are wreaking havoc and must be stopped.

Win A Copy Of 'Bounty Killer' On DVD

Want to win a free copy of Bounty Killer on DVD?  The rules are simple, just post your quiz results from the Bounty Killer app below and you'll instantly be entered for a chance to win.  Deadline is September 25!  Get those results in to win!

New 'Terminator' Gets Pushed Back, Challenges 'Avengers 2'

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The first film of the new Terminator trilogy has been pushed back a week to July 1, 2015 -- coincidentally going up against The Avengers: Age of Ultron .  Before you get your panties in a bunch, I'm sure Paramount will decide to move Terminator to another date.  But as of right now, this moment, it is slated for July 1, 2015.

Jack Black In Talks For 'Goosebumps' Movie

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In case you forgot, there is an all-new Goosebumps movie in the works at Sony.  And Jack Black is in talks to star as the lead.  Now this film won't follow any of the books by R.L. Stine, but instead be about a writer (like Stine) whose work begins to haunt him. “School of Rock” star Jack Black is close to returning to family fare, as he’s in negotiations to star in Sony Pictures’ adaptation of R.L. Stine’s bestselling book series “Goosebumps,” multiple individuals familiar with the project have told TheWrap. Source: TheWrap  

4 Video Games Tailor-Made For The Big Screen

Video game movies have classically gotten a lot of cringe from movie-goers and video game players alike. The video game-to-movie adaptations (and vice-versa) are often closer to pure money grabs, playing off the power of the brand, instead of artistic creations in their own right. The "Super Mario Bros." and "Mortal Kombat" movies are particularly good examples of how bad video game-turned-movies can be, as XFinity Comcast highlights. There have, however, been a few stand-outs, such as the "Resident Evil" movie adaptations and "Prince of Persia." With the line between feature film and video game continuing to blur, and as games increase the cutting of photo-realism, things can get pretty confusing. It's time to take a look at what video games should be made into movies. Resistance 3 It only takes one look at a Resistance 3 review to realize this game is perfect for the big screen. According to GameFront, It's a first-person shoot

'American Psycho' Headed To TV On FX

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A TV follow-up series for the amazing Christian Bale movie American Psycho is headed to FX. The cable network is developing a follow-up series to American Psycho, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The drama, which hails from Allison Shearmur, writer Stefan Jaworski and Lionsgate Television, is described as a follow-up to the book and subsequent feature film of the same name. Source: The Hollywood Reporter  

Kind Of Epic Show: Pacific Rim Or Kind Of Epic Kaiju

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In this latest episode we discuss some more of what kept us occupied and away from the mic on our Kind of Epic Hiatus. And we talk about the epic love letter to all of Nerdkind that was and is Pacific Rim. Spoiler the Kind of Epic crew loved this one. We want to hear from you. What are your favorite Tokusatsu or Giant Monster movies? Are you a Power Rangers fan or a Super Sentai purist? Are you secretly a Big Bad Beetleborg? We won't judge you for being a giant head in a tube or an annoying robot companion just Let us know and we will read your comments on our podcast and we might even send you some gear! It won't give you super powers it will make you look Kind of Epic. Thanks to our @kindofepicshow fans at www.facebook.com/kindofepicfilms And to all our our new mobile listeners enjoying us in their car or on their phones with Stitcher, itunes, The Windows Mobile Store, Tunein and the Podomatic and Sequelbuzz apps.

Kind Of Epic Show: The Tortoise Has The Phonebox!

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Welcome to another edition of Kind of Epic Show. In the grand tradition of Pink Floyd and the Wizard of Oz you will need to synch this weeks Podcast to our Kind of Epic youtube channel as we delve directly into the projects that kept us away from the mics over the past month. We have an audio commentary for our 48 hour film festival entry, The Tortoise and the Hare! The Kind of Epic Superheroes you have all been waiting for. Go to our founder David's page here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgFyzpX0opQ&feature=c4-overview&list=UUCoYMjm5XwrIgeC4Rv6Etvw and sych on our commands for something so epic it....well it's Kind of Epic isn't it? This is also the first time all of us have been together since the big announcement of Peter Capaldi taking on the job as the Doctor! So we talk Tardis in anticipation of what is sure to be a wonderful new era for the oldest Science Ficiton drama on tv. Our hosts get into a bit of an argument as to whether post announcm

The Future Of Musicals On Film: Are We Headed For A Broadway Comeback?

The box-office success of musicals adapted for film has fluctuated over the last decade. The film adaptation of “Les Miserables” has grossed more than $148 million domestically, and more than $293 million in foreign theaters. Does the success of “Les Miserables” indicate a triumphant return to film for musicals, or is it just a fluke? By looking at some of Broadway's most-loved musicals and their success as films, we can try to predict the future of the once successful film genre. The Producers (2005) The stage version of “ The Producers ” is buoyed by crisp dialogue and the absurd boldness of making Hitler funny. In addition, the chemistry between Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick is palpable. “The Producers” swept up an astounding 12 awards of the 15 it was nominated for in the 2001 Tony Awards, and seemed perfect to adapt to film. According to The Numbers, the film adaptation of “The Producers” from 2005 cost $45 million dollars to produce, and in a sad but ironic twist,

'Joy Ride 3' Is Coming, Declan O'Brien To Direct

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Declan O'Brien, best known for his directorial efforts on Wrong Turn 3, 4, 5 , will be trying his hand at Joy Ride 3 .  He'll be directing the sequel from a screenplay in which he wrote. "I really enjoyed the original Joy Ride and its sequel," offered O'Brien. "It brought us the iconic character of 'Rusty Nail' and his menacing Big Black Semi. The truck is very much a character itself in my film. Killer trucks have a long history in cinema, one of them being Spielberg's Duel, and I enjoyed exploring this whole horror sub-genre's mixture of blood and oil." Querying O'Brien as to the identity of the Kim Todd-produced third entry in the franchise (reboot, sequel, etc.), O'Brien stated, "Joy Ride 3 is a continuation of the series, and it refers directly back to the first film in some interesting ways. It's not overly referential, but there are some good tidbits for 'Rusty' fans." Known for delivering gri

Matt Damon To Possibly Return To 'Bourne' Franchise

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Although Universal is denying the report, it seems that Matt Damon is interested in returning to the Bourne franchise -- only if director Paul Greengrass returns. Now should Greengrass and Damon return it would/could pose an interesting question: Is there still room for Jeremy Renner to return as well?  Perhaps a team-up? ...the studio is in simultaneous negotiations with both Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass for both to return to the Bourne franchise. We're told Damon is only interested if Greengrass is directing so there are clearly a lot of moving parts here but if all comes together we could be seeing the return of the director and star of one of the strongest American action franchises of recent years. Source: Twitch  

New Poster For 'Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa'

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A new poster for the new Johnny Knoxville movie (and Jackass spinoff), Bad Grandpa , has been released.  Now just by judging by the previously released trailer, this new poster seems to sum it up just fine.

Jaime Pressly Joins 'A Haunted House 2'

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Mega-hot Jaime Pressly has joined the cast of the Marlon Wayans' post- Scary Movie horror spoof sequel A Haunted House 2 .  Accompanying Pressly will be Gabriel Iglesias and Ashley Richards. Jaime Pressly, Gabriel Iglesias and Ashley Rickards have joined Marlon Wayans’ spoof sequel “A Haunted House 2,” which goes into production Monday. A Haunted House 2 hits March 2014. Source: Variety  

Yes, Ben Affleck Could Be The Perfect Batman!

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Yes, you heard right. I believe Ben Affleck could actually be the perfect Bruce Wayne/Batman. If you have been living under a rock for the last couple months, then you probably do not know that when "Man of Steel 2" was announced that it also brought forth the surprise that Batman would be in the film as well. Furthermore, it was just recently announced that Ben Affleck would be playing the Caped Crusader. Upon this news, there was a tremendous backlash of mixed emotions across the internet and media platforms of all kind; Mostly negative, but I guess that goes without saying. There are actually online petitions to have the role recast. This is nuts. Literally...nuts. Most fans just seem to think that Affleck just does not have the chops to pull off such a role. But let us take this back to 1989 when Michael Keaton was first announced that he would be playing Batman in the first of the two Tim Burton Bat flicks. There were mostly negative naysayers then, too. K

Review: 'The Wolverine' (2013)

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The Wolverine is back as Hugh Jackman reprises the lead role of Logan in Marvel Comics’ X-Men series, predicted to be one of the top movies of the summer. You had better put this film on your movie calendar for the summer and fall. I’ll tell you why! In the beginning of The Wolverine, we see our superhero living in isolation, committing himself to a peaceful existence in order to escape his painful past. After being forced to kill someone he cared about -- Jean Grey -- in The Last Stand movie, he just has to get away and lick his wounds. Yeah, right! Like this guy can stay away from violence. And of course that’s what makes The Wolverine one of the top movies of the summer of 2013. A must see for X-Men fans! This movie gets off the ground quickly, as Logan won’t be left alone. Trying to hide from his healing powers and darn near immortality, which he sees as a curse, he would rather just stay to himself. But his super powers will play a role once again. When Yashida urges Logan

Kind Of Epic Show: Gencon: The Best Four Days In Gaming Get Kind Of Epic!

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This show is all about the Best four days in gaming and our best four interviews! Which includes academy games and their Canadian invasion and general dropping of knowledge bombs related to the war of 1812. We join the Vox Pupuli at the Plaid Hat games booth to interview Isaac Vega. He is designer behind Bioshock Infinite:The Siege of Columbia! Which we hope means Kind of Epic Show will soon be broadcasting via airship or dimensional tear. We also have our first ever interview with talking sheep. Actually our first interview with talking animals of any kind. Those are our new friends at Mayfair Games great Bob and Angus Show. And last but not least we talk to one of the designers of Cards Against Humanity! In which we work very hard to develop and even filthier sequel we have dubbed depends. (disclaimer Depends is not a real game and for the love of all thats holy never will be) As usual Keep it Epic Ladies and Gentleman! Follow us on twitter and facebook @kindofepicsho

Elizabeth Olsen For Scarlet Witch In 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron'

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It appears that Joss Whedon's first choice to play The Scarlet Witch in The Avengers: Age of Ultron , Saoirse Ronan, has passed on the role -- next up to the plate: Elizabeth Olsen (yes, the other Olsen sister). According to my sources, Saoirse Ronan has passed on the role of Wanda Maximoff, The Scarlet Witch, in The Avengers: Age of Ultron despite being, at some point or another, Joss Whedon‘s top pick for the role. Unfazed, however, Whedon and Marvel then moved their attentions on to Elizabeth Olsen. Source: Bleeding Cool  

'Ted 2' Gets A Possible Release Date

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Seth MacFarlane responded to a tweet that asked when we were getting Ted 2 , and his answer was short and sweet, typical MacFarlane fashion: 2015 Passover. If it is to be believed, then we'd be getting Ted 2 April 3, 2015. RT @JohnnyMctardo : @SethMacFarlane when is Ted 2? // We're aiming for a 2015 Passover release date. — Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) August 14, 2013

Max Landis Explains His 'Chronicle' Sequel, 'Martyr'

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It's well known by now that Chronicle creator and screenwriter Max Landis has been dropped from the sequel, as the studio felt his version, titled Martyr , was just too drastically different from the first that it loses almost all familiarity.  In Landis' case, the story would have been told entirely from a villain's perspective.  This kind of sucks, because, well...that sounds interesting! In retrospect, I’m not even sure if fans of the first film wouldve been ready or eager for my second installment as originally written. Gone was the aspirational ‘what would you do,’ gone were the pranks and bromance, gone were lovely tragic Andrew and hopeful, bright Steve. In their place was a dark, frustratingly unblinking stare into a complicated world that posed the question is it worth it to be a hero… [t]old from the point of view of a heartbroken and insane woman who would martyr herself to the cause of being the world’s first villain. It was, in my estimation, a seque