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Why Do We Make Presidents Into Action Heroes?

You’d think being president of the United States would be a dramatic enough occupation, but no. Being leader of the free world is isn’t exactly a low-stakes assignment, but in the dream-life of our movies, we also need our presidents to be two-fisted action heroes.

Exhibit A: This weekend’s “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter,” which imagines the Railsplitter splitting open the heads of undead bloodsuckers with an ax. Its star, Benjamin Walker… Continue reading Why Do We Make Presidents Into Action Heroes?

Upcoming Action & Sci Fi Movies (Latest) 2011 2012 2013 2014 with Trailers

The latest list of 2011 2012 2013 2014 upcoming action, sci fi, adventure and fantasy movies with release dates, trailers -if available-, posters and more. SUBSCRIBE to get the latest updates and other categories. The list contains: Contagion, Warrior, Drive , Straw Dogs, Abduction, Killer Elite, Dream House, The Ides of March… Continue reading Upcoming Action & Sci Fi Movies (Latest) 2011 2012 2013 2014 with Trailers

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Safer than arena feasts and more reliable than tesseras, Eleni’s Hunger Games-themed cookies are delicious — and clever! The bakery’s $ 75 gift set, available by special order, includes sweets in the likenesses of Katniss, Peeta and Gale, plus accessories from the books, like backpacks, bows, a cornucopia, tracker jackers (ouch!) and more. For a more affordable price, 12-packs… Continue reading Eat Up the ‘Hunger Games’ Action — Literally

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Gerard Butler to lead “Olympus Has Fallen.”

Gerard Butler is heading to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

The “300″ star has signed on to star in “Olympus Has Fallen,” an upcoming film about a down-on-his-luck former Secret Service agent who is sucked back into the field when terrorists take over the White House, Variety reports..

Millennium Films bought the film from first-time scribes Creighton… Continue reading Gerard Butler In 'Olympus Has Fallen': Cast In New Action Film

vampirediaries 320 ‘The Vampire Diaries’ cast teases Alaric twist, Originals’ ‘appetite for destruction,’ and more love triangle action — EW VIDEO

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Vampire Diaries executive producer Julie Plec implored the crowd at PaleyFest on Saturday night to honor the “circle of trust” after they were treated to an advance screening of the March 15 episode, “1912.” So while we’re inclined to honor the request, the cast was nice enough to give a few teases while on the red carpet… Continue reading ‘The Vampire Diaries’ cast teases Alaric twist, Originals’ ‘appetite for destruction,’ and more love triangle action — EW VIDEO