John Wick has one of the most delightfully simple premises for an action movie in recent memory. A former assassin’s dog is killed, so he tracks down every single person even remotely responsible and demolishes them.
Granted, it’s a bit more emotionally complex than that since the dog was a gift from his recently deceased wife, and it’s a bit more logistically… Continue reading Keanu Reeves Teases What 'John Wick 2' Will Be About
As always, there are a lot of sequels on the horizon from Hollywood, and today we’ve got updates one some of the more interesting ones. Check out big news involving long-running franchises and first-time follow-ups right here:
In an interview with Hey U Guys while promoting The Martian, Ridley Scott revealed that Promtheus 2 isn’t actually “Prometheus 2.” The… Continue reading Sequel Bites: 'Prometheus 2' Gets a Title, Plus:' 'Independence Day 2,' 'John Wick 2' and 'Spectre'
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Were one of the two people who missed Jurassic World this summer? Here’s the gist in only 90 seconds, depicted in Lego (via Geek Tyrant):
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One fan wants Aubrey Plaza to star in a Netflix series based on Marvel’s other… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: Aubrey Plaza As the New Hawkeye, John Cena as Shazam and More
Did you know that the new movie Vacation is based on a true story? Well, okay, techically it’s a continuation of a series of movies that started off with a 1983 feature adapted from a short story that was based on real events. John Hughes wrote the source tale, titled Vacation ’58, for National Lampoon magazine back in the late ’70s, while he was primarily employed… Continue reading Read the Original 'Vacation' Short Story Written By John Hughes
John Travolta must face off against his former employee — and alleged male lover — in court, a Santa Barbara Superior Court judge has decided.
The 61-year-old actor had hoped to avoid a trial over whether an almost three-decade old termination agreement contained a confidentiality clause that forbade Douglas Gotterba from spilling the intimate details of their relationship while he was Travolta’s employee.
As radio detection and rangingOnline.com reported… Continue reading Faceoff! John Travolta’s Bitter Fight With Alleged Gay Flame Lands Him In Court