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Entertainment News Before 06/30/2016Hall H Is The Way Out, A Comic-Con Commentary
The FlickDirect crew was kind enough to bring me along for Comic-Con 2012. If I had been intent on waiting in line for a terribly long time, I would have chosen any of the events occurring in the vast Hall H, or the slightly less vast Ballroom 20.The selection of events in t...
07/28/2012 8:48 PM EDT | Read More
Hans Zimmer Composes Song for Aurora Victims
Hans Zimmer, composer for "The Dark Knight Rises", has written a new song in the wake of the tragedy in Aurora. The song is titled "Aurora".On Zimmer's Facebook page, there is a message saying, "'Aurora' is dedicated to those who lost the...
07/27/2012 3:41 PM EDT | Read More
AMC's The Killing Canceled After Two Seasons
AMC announced today it will not be renewing "The Killing" for a third season. The show first aired in April of 2003 and season two began on Sunday, April 1, 2012. The following is the statement that the network released: &...
07/27/2012 2:55 PM EDT | Read More
Filming Delayed for Final Season of Fringe
Production on "Fringe", Fox's sci-fi drama, has been shut down temporarily. This is the final season for the film, and only four days into filming. The shut down will continue for 2 weeks.Apparently, John Noble, who stars in the show, needed to get immedi...
07/27/2012 11:08 AM EDT | Read More
Summit Releases Statement About Controversial Step Up Scene
Summit Entertainment has released a statement about a controversial scene in their upcoming film, "Step Up Revolution". The film contains a scene where dancers steal into a party, wearing body vests and gas masks and using gas grenades to threaten the guests....
07/26/2012 10:51 AM EDT | Read More
Gangster Squad Release Delayed Four Months
In the wake of the tragedy in Colorado, Warner Bros. has decided to delay the release of their upcoming film, "Gangster Squad". The extra time will be used to reshoot a scene in the film that ends with a gunfight at Grauman's Chinese Theater. Since...
07/26/2012 9:51 AM EDT | Read More
NBC Orders 10 Episodes of Dracula Series
NBC has announced that they have ordered 10 episodes of a new series, "Dracula". The new show will star Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who will be playing the title role.The show ill be set in the 1890s, and is described as "Dangerous Liaisons meets The Tudors".&n...
07/25/2012 11:00 AM EDT | Read More
The Hobbit to Become A Trilogy?
There could be another Tolkien based trilogy on our hands, folks. While Peter Jackson originally planned to make only two films for "The Hobbit", he was discussing at Comic Con how he needed to decide what to do with all the extra footage he has. This, of course ha...
07/25/2012 10:16 AM EDT | Read More
Kiefer Sutherland Discusses Upcoming 24 Film
KieferSutherland recently spoke about the upcoming "24" film, which was originally set to be filming by now. Sutherland reassured us that the film is indeed still in the making. "We didn't have a script ready for that until very close to the end of..
07/24/2012 4:37 PM EDT | Read More
Sam Worthington, Arnold Schwarzenegger to Team Up in Ten
Sam Worthington is currently in talks to star in an upcoming film, "Ten", with Arnold Schwarzenegger. The film, written by Skip Woods, will follow the story of a DEA task force that raids a drug cartel. While the team feels like they are getting away with mill...
07/24/2012 3:17 PM EDT | Read More