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Warner Bros. big San Diego Comic Con presentation doesn’t happen until the weekend, but there are already some details fans are speculating over. First and foremost, many are wondering what movies will fill out the mystery 2020 dates on the DC Films calendar. It’s almost certain “Wonder Woman 2” will be one of them, but before we get that far, another long planned movie may be arriving first. Continue reading DC Films Puts ‘Shazam!’ Into Gear For 2018 Shoot at The Playlist.

The R-rated comedy, which flopped in North America, has earned more in Germany than any other foreign market. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Box Office

Much like “Entourage” did for Hollywood, HBO’s “Ballers” offers viewers a glimpse inside the world of sports, focusing on a group of football players and their families, friends, and handlers. Set in Miami, Dwayne Johnson plays Spencer Strasmore, a retired player who’s reinvented himself as a financial manager, giving “The Rock” plenty of moments to strut around looking super-sleek in very well-tailored suits. Continue reading Time To Change For Dwayne Johnson In The New Trailer For ‘Ballers’ Season 3 at The Playlist.

The wait is almost over. For years we’ve all been anguishing over the relative lack of board game related disaster movies in our collective cultural life since the 1995 Robin Williams vehicle, “Jumanji”  — give or take a “Battleship” here and there. Anguish no longer, as Sony has at long last released the first trailer for “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” yet another sequel to a long forgotten film franchise that no one cares about anymore. Continue reading First Trailer For ‘Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle’ Rumbles With Dwayne Johnson at The Playlist.

While Dwayne Johnson may be smarting from “Baywatch” flopping hard at the box office this past weekend, his star power is only going to take minimal damage. The actor is still the main attraction for HBO‘s “Ballers,” one of the network’s most successful and viewed half-hour shows in years. And the third season is getting ready for more wheeling and dealing. The series finds The Rock playing financial manager/agent Spencer Strasmore, who only works with the finest athletes in sports. Continue reading Dwayne Johnson Wants Global Domination In First Trailer For ‘Ballers’ Season 3 at The Playlist.

In case you somehow missed it, the hubbub yesterday was reported talk of studios considering eliminating critic screenings because “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales underperformed (domestically) and “Baywatch” bellyflopped in cinemas, and were scorched on Rotten Tomatoes. Both received negative scores— 31% for the former, a brutal 18% for the latter. The irony is that Dwayne Johnson tweeted in defense of his movie (and its poor Rotten Tomatoes score) only a few days before it hit theaters, saying that snooty critics were out of touch. Continue reading Critics Want What You Want: Good Movies, Period at The Playlist.