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‘Jurassic Park 4’ Director Chosen, Universal and Spielberg Name Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed)

Posted: March 14, 2013 at 6:05 pm   /   Film, Local, Movie News

Ever since there was rumor of a Jurassic Park 4 happening, the question of who would direct was at the top of the list. We of course have Steven Spielberg to thank for Jurassic Park and The Lost World, but he gave the keys to Joe Johnston for Jurassic Park III – and we know […]

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Universal Hires Tony Gilroy to Direct “Bourne 4”

Posted: October 5, 2010 at 1:13 pm   /   Local, Movie News

It was assumed by many that the Bourne series would not see a sequel after Paul Greengrass dropped out, and subsequently its star, Matt Damon, did as well. Universal apparently still sees cash in the franchise and has hired Duplicity director, Tony Gilroy, to direct the fourth installment of the film series. Now here is […]

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Enter to Win Passes to the “Catfish” St. Louis Advance Screening!

Posted: September 21, 2010 at 10:10 am   /   Local, Movie Screenings

CATFISH OPENS SEPTEMBER 24 NATIONWIDE. Enter for your chance to win a pass, good for two! Synopsis: When a 20-something New York City photographer is contacted on MySpace by an 8-year-old painting prodigy from rural Michigan, he becomes deeply enmeshed in her life. He starts to correspond with her family and ends up having a […]

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Someone Stabbed In Hall H at San Diego Comic Con? Don’t Believe Everything You Hear!

Posted: July 25, 2010 at 12:55 am   /   Local, Movie News

Right now the internet is all abuzz about the recent “stabbing” that happened a Hall H at the 2010 San Diego Comic Con.  In the internet reports a man wearing a Harry Potter t-shirt stabbed another attendee in or around the eye with a pen. The squabble was apparently over a seat. The incident took […]

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Sarah Palin Pitched Alaska Reality TV Show To Mark Burnett

Posted: March 5, 2010 at 5:42 am   /   Local, Television News

According to Entertainment Weekly, Sarah Palin is shopping around an idea for a reality TV show in Alaska. It looks like her first instinct is to go to reality TV show mastermind Mark Burnett, who is the creator of Survivor. Sources tell EW that Palin and Burnett have been seen together in Los Angeles, trying […]

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Angelina Jolie Pulls Out of “Wanted” Sequel for Cuarón’s “Gravity”

Posted: February 26, 2010 at 1:07 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Angelina Jolie has pulled out of Universal’s sequel to Wanted, where she played assassin, Fox.  The sequel was supposed to once again star James McAvoy as Wesley Gibson, and be directed by the helmer of the first film, Timur Bekmambetov. Rather than recast the role Universal is apparently scrapping all plans of a sequel. Instead […]

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“Twilight” Star Taylor Lautner Set To Join Cast of “Abduction”

Posted: February 22, 2010 at 12:28 pm   /   Local, Movie News

I hope Taylor Lautner has put aside some money for the star in the inevitable backlash. The young heart throb is now attached to at least four films, not including the Twilight Saga.  Lionsgate is putting Abduction into production after winning an auction for the spec script. The premise is pretty obvious once you hear […]

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Spider-Man Coming To Theaters 2012 In 3D

Posted: February 12, 2010 at 3:14 pm   /   Local, Movie News

The Spider-Man reboot has a release date, and it will be battling the sequel to last year’s successful reboot, Star Trek. The film will be released in 3D on July 3, 2012. The film is still untitled, but has a director, (500) Days of Summer‘s Marc Webb. Producing the film will be Marvel Entertainment’s Avi […]

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“THE WOLFMAN” Opens In Theaters on 02.12.10

Posted: January 12, 2010 at 11:02 am   /   Film, Local

THE WOLFMAN opens in theaters on 02.12.10. The next full moon is January 30, and when the moon is full, the legend will come to life.  Keep checking back on ReviewSTL.com for your chance to win passes to a special advance screening.   Watch the trailer below:

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Kenny Ortega slated to direct ‘In The Heights’

Posted: December 16, 2009 at 11:47 am   /   Local, Movie News

Kenny Ortega won a lot of people over with This Is It. Even though he was really only supposed to be a choreographer and show runner, he ended up turning director after Michael Jackson’s untimely death. The film went onto rave reviews, and showed an intimate look at its star. I’m sure how well the […]

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