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April 18, 2018

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Mashup of the Day: StryderHD imagines John Wick: Chapter 3 bringing in James Bond, Jason Bourne and more iconic action heroes to take on John Wick:   Video Essay of the Day: Speaking of James Bond, here’s a video by Rossatron that looks at why On Her Majesty’s Secret Service is maybe the best 007 movie:   Camera Angle of the Day: The shot type known as the Dutch Angle can be seen in so many movies now, but when was it first done? Now You See It examines its origins:   Movie Song of the Day: Auralnauts shares a weird retro-sounding Star Wars song set to the Sarlacc pit sequence in Return of the Jedi (via…Read More

‘Exorcist’ director William Friedkin gets to view the real thing in the low-budget documentary ‘The Devil and Father Amorth.’ read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

Lisa D’Apolito’s first doc, ‘Love, Gilda,’ remembers the too-brief life of comedienne Gilda Radner. read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

“I’m here about the puzzles.” Sony Pictures Classics has revealed a trailer for the lovely indie film Puzzle, from producer + filmmaker Marc Turtletaub, his second feature film that he’s directed. This premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and ended up being one of my favorites of the fest, it’s just so very delightful and elegantly inspiring. The supremely talented Kelly Macdonald stars as a suburban mother who discovers she has a knack for putting together puzzles fast. She befriends Irrfan Khan as her puzzle partner and he helps her grow and break out of her monotonous existence. The cast also includes David Denman, Bubba Weiler, Austin Abrams, and Liv Hewson. I raved about it in my Sundance review, praising “how such a simple story told with such humility and sensibility, can result in a wonderful film.” It really is quite special. Here’s the first official trailer for Marc Turtletaub’s Puzzle, in high def on Apple: Agnes (Kelly Macdonald), taken for granted …

How many different versions of Kryptonite out there? Did you hear there are hidden tickets behind posters in Avengers: Infinity War? Why did Josh Brolin turn down Batman v Superman? Will there be Arrested Development references in Avengers: Infinity War? Who is the new showrunner on Arrow? Will Lynda Carter …

Universal Pictures and Blumhouse are teaming on the politically charged action-thriller. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Box Office