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December 8, 2017

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Easter Eggs of the Day: You’ve watched the new Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom trailer, now watch Mr. Sunday Movies humorously highlight the Easter eggs and other things you may have missed:   Fake Trailer of the Day: New York Magazine’s Vulture blog imagines what Quentin Tarantino’s version of Star Trek will look like:   Dream Crossover of the Day: Optimus Prime and the Autobots go up against Darth Vader and the Galactic Empire in Alex Luthor’s fan-made Star Wars vs. Transformers fan trailer:   Mashup of the Day: Liam Neeson’s Taken character and the iconic villain Anton Chigurh from No…Read More

I may be speaking too much in haste, but I feel reasonably confident in saying that Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the most pure fun I’ve had at a movie in 2017. I laughed to the point that I felt compelled to apologize to my seatmates once the credits …

After Steven Spielberg and company broke visual effects barriers with Jurassic Park, two years later, 1995’s Jumanji brought more large-scale, creature-focused thrills to theaters. Directed by Joe Johnston–who would go on to get his own crack at the dinosaur franchise a few years down the road–the Robin Williams-led adventure occupies …

High school nerd Alex Wolff transforms into The Rock in Jake Kasdan’s action-fantasy sequel ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.’ read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

For many years, James Cameron wanted to adapt Battle Angel Alita, the 1990 manga series created by Yukito Kishiro about an amnesiac android. A few years ago, he and Fox finally got the dream project going with filmmaker Robert Rodriguez at the helm, and now it’s actually been realized. The first trailer for the movie, titled Alita: Battle Angel, has arrived teasing a sci-fi action spectacular. This seems like a cross between The Bourne Identity and AI movies like Ex Machina, but with Cameron’s work on the script combined with Rodriguez’s vision as a director, it is very promising. The title heroine, obviously designed to resemble a manga/anime character, is unlike anything we’ve seen in a live-action movie before. Like most Cameron…Read More

On the December 8, 2017 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writers Chris Evangelista and Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest news, including Justice League shakeups at DC, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom trailer, a movie theater chain that likes MoviePass, Bryan Singer accused of sexual assault …