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Joan Rivers Dead at 81

Comedian Joan Rivers has passed away at the age of 81. She had been on life support at New York's Mount Sinai Hospital since going into cardiac arrest on Aug. 28.

"It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers. She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m. surrounded by family and close friends," her daughter, Melissa Rivers said. "My son and I would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff of Mount Sinai Hospital for the amazing care they provided for my mother."

PARAMOUNT PICTURES AND NICKELODEON MOVIES’ HIT FILM “TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES” TO BE RELEASED IN IMAX® 3D THEATERS FOR A ONE-WEEK LIMITED ENGAGEMENT BEGINNING FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th

HOLLYWOOD, CA (September 4, 2014) – Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies’ blockbuster film “TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES,” directed by Jonathan Liebesman and produced by Michael Bay, will be released in IMAX® 3D Theatres nationwide for a special one-week run beginning Friday, September 12th.

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First look at Doctor Doom from Josh Trank's The Fantastic Four?

Geek Pride has posted a couple of leaked images they claim are from the set of Josh Trank's new movie featuring the villain. It also looks like the Human Torch was involved with the scene that was being filmed when the pictures were taken, as well as an actor wearing a motion capture suit. Maybe it's Jamie Bell's stand in for The Thing?

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‘Saw’ to Get Theatrical Re-Release on Halloween for 10th Anniversary

In celebration of its 10th anniversary, “Saw” will be released again in theaters for one week only beginning October 31, Lionsgate announced Wednesday. The 2004 independent horror film starring Cary Elwes and Danny Glover earned over $100 million in its initial box office run and spawned six sequels, forming a film franchise that earned a Guinness Book of World Records distinction as the most successful horror film franchise in history. “The launch of ‘Saw’ was a signature event in Lionsgate’s history, establishing our first franchise and paving the way for our growth into a global studi Source URL: http://variety.com/2014/film/news/saw-to-get-theatrical-re-release-on-halloween-for-10th-anniversary-1201292267/

Billy Crudup Joining Catholic Church Sex Scandal Drama 'Spotlight'

Director Tom McCarthy has already rounded up an impressive ensemble cast for Spotlight, his drama that tells the story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe journalists who exposed the Catholic Church's decades-long cover-up of child molestation in Massachusetts. Source URL: http://www.firstshowing.net/2014/billy-crudup-joining-catholic-church-sex-scandal-drama-spotlight/

UPDATE: ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel Moved Up To Wednesday Before Fourth Of July

Warner Bros said today it will give moviegoers two extra days to ogle Magic Mike 2 next Independence Day weekend. The sequel has been moved from July 3 to July 1. No Roman candle jokes, please.

View full story at Deadline.com

Source URL: http://deadline.com/2014/08/magic-mike-sequel-release-date-july-2015-warner-bros-715074/

Robert Downey Jr. Says ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Is The Best Marvel Movie

Robert Downey Jr. is currently making the media rounds ahead of the debut of his latest film, The Judge, at the Toronto International Film Festival.
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