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Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

Film History of the Day:

For Fandor Keyframe and in time for Comic-Con, Drew Morton shows us the evolution of the comic book movie:

Highlight on New Movie Releases DVD

Costume Design Spotlight of the Day:

Ahead of Comic-Con, Conan O’Brien visited superhero movie costume makers Ironhead Studio and got a tour and a… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: History of the Comic Book Movie, 'The Hunger Games' Meets Ame...

We went blind into Bone Tomahawk, which is a pretty great way to see it. We knew it was a Western with Kurt Russell as the lead, but we didn’t know it would walk right up into “Weird Western” territory. If you’re sold on that alone, stop right now. I wouldn’t say what we’re about to get into is spoiler territory, exactly, seeing… Continue reading Examining 'Bone Tomahawk' and Its Place Among the Weirdest Westerns in Film History

Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Straight Outta Compton – $ 13.2 million ($ 134.1 million total)

2. War Room – $ 11.0 million ($ 11.0 million total)

3. Mission Impossible Rogue Nation – $ 8.3 million ($ 170.3 million total)

4. No Escape – $ 8.2 million ($ 10.3 million total)

5. Sinister 2

The Important News

Casting NetChanning Tatum finally signed his deal for Gambit. Will Smith will star in Collateral Beauty. Colin Farrell will star in the Harry Potter spinoff. Samuel L. Jackson and John C. Reilly are heading to Kong: Skull Island.

Franchise Fever: Felicity Jones might be playing a character from Star Wars Rebels in Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One. Two more Bad Boys movies are on the way. Pez and Dungeons and

Marvel’s First Family, the Fantastic Four, has a long and storied career across mass media, and we dive right in to take a look at that history. We’ve got no idea what the future holds after the upcoming Josh Trank film, but whatever the case it won’t be the last we see of Reed Richards (Mr. Fantastic), Sue Storm (Invisible Woman), Johnny Storm (Human Torch), and Ben Grimm… Continue reading Marvel Countdown: The Entire History of the Fantastic Four Summed Up In One Image