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In the classic arcade game Rampage, users would be able to control one of three monsters — a giant lizard, a giant gorilla or a giant wolf — as they climb up various buildings and destroy cities. You were in charge of wrecking said buildings as these monsters while avoiding those trying to stop you, but in the upcoming movie adaptation — in… Continue reading Dwayne Johnson Will Battle Giant Monsters in 'Rampage' Arcade-Game Adaptation

'Railway Man' Stars Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman in Edinburgh, Scotland, on April 27, 2012Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Move over, Ted: Paddington Bear is coming to Hollywood.

The beloved children’s literature character is going to star in his very own live-action movie, reveals The Hollywood Reporter, with The Weinstein Company on board… Continue reading 'Paddington' Movie: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman to Star in Live-Action Adaptation

James Franco Arrives at His Comedy Central Roast on August 25, 2013Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Comedy Central

Did James Franco take a Southern Gothic literature class during his last higher learning go-around?

The polymath debuted an adaptation of William Faulkner’s “As I Lay Dying” earlier this year, and now comes the teaser trailer for his… Continue reading 'Child of God' Trailer Offers Creepy Peek at James Franco's Cormac McCarthy Adaptation (VIDEO)

Update: Joss Whedon has clarified in no uncertain terms that Avengers: Age of Ultron will not be an adaptation of the recent comic series of the same name. It will instead be a new version of the story that doesn’t require the use of Hank Pym (Ant-Man), as he won’t show up until farther in the film series.

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Romeo and Juliet

Douglas Booth and Hailee Steinfeld step into the roles of Romeo and Juliet in this reinvention of William Shakespeare’s play … Read More

It’s a tale as old as time, but the newest version of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” comes with a bit of “Downton Abbey” and “Gossip Girl” flavor.

The Julian Fellowes-penned script sticks closely to the classic — no gunfights and… Continue reading 'Romeo and Juliet' Trailer: Hailee Steinfeld Stars in New Shakespeare Adaptation