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There’s several ways you can look at “Jumanji,” a reboot of the franchise started in 1995 with Robin Williams, but quickly abandoned. One, the modern version features Dwayne Johnson, arguably the world’s biggest and bankable star, so it has that going for it. It also looks like a cross between “Kong: Skull Island” and “Land Of The Lost.” READ MORE: Dwayne Johnson’s 6 Best Movies, And Why He Is The Biggest Star In The World But what’s perhaps more interesting to us is the fact the film’s being directed by Jake Kasdan, the comedy filmmaker behind films like “Bad Teacher” “Sex Tape” and Judd Apatow’s “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story.” And like many filmmakers around him, Kasdan is making the ambitious leap into big-budget filmmaking with “Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle. Continue reading ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’: The Rock Goes Exploring In 2 New Trailers at The Playlist.

It might be one of the biggest franchises around — with this year’s “The Fate Of The Furious” being significantly down on its predecessor and yet still making an enormous $1.2 billion worldwide, making it the eleventh biggest movie in history — but the “Fast & Furious” series has had a certain share of behind-the-scenes turmoil recently. First, word of a reported feud between series mainstay Vin Diesel and co-star Dwayne Johnson leaked out thanks to some not-particularly-blind-item social media posts from the latter, calling an unnamed colleague a “candy ass.” Then Michelle Rodriguez used Instagram to call out the producers, saying she’d quit the series if the female characters weren’t fleshed out more in the next instalment. Continue reading Tyrese Really Does NOT Want The Rock To Make A ‘Fast & Furious’ Spin-Off at The Playlist.

It’s August, which means Forbes is using the traditional seasonal slowdown of traffic to drop lists of who-made-the-most-money in a variety of industries. For our interest, the movies, last week saw the release of the highest paid actress list, with the financial site using their alchemy of number crunching to place Emma Stone at the top of the heap. However, what’s most interesting is that the ten highest paid actresses would’ve even crack the top ten of the male counterparts. Continue reading Mark Wahlberg Is 2017’s Highest Paid Actor at The Playlist.

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