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Every kid has dreamed up their own comic book heroes, or written their tales of grand adventure. However, few of them group up to be celebrities that have A-list friends who can bring it to life. But that’s just what Jimmy Kimmel got for this 50t…

With “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” still on the horizon, that won’t stop fans from speculating about how it will all (temporarily) end with the main saga in “Star Wars: Episode 9.” Wi…

With “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” still on the horizon, that won’t stop fans from speculating about how it will all (temporarily) end with the main saga in “Star Wars: Episode 9.” Wi…

With “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” still on the horizon, that won’t stop fans from speculating about how it will all (temporarily) end with the main saga in “Star Wars: Episode 9.” Wi…

With “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” still on the horizon, that won’t stop fans from speculating about how it will all (temporarily) end with the main saga in “Star Wars: Episode 9.” Wi…

It has been one helluva year for Stephen King fans. On the film front they got “It,” “The Dark Tower,” “Gerald’s Game,” and “1922” while the small screen delivered “The Mist” and “…

Last week, word emerged that Paramount has none too happy about their golden boy J.J. Abrams once again taking a work vacation from the studio, where he has a longtime deal with his Bad Robot shingle, to go play in Disney‘s sandbox and make another “Star Wars” movie. Well, it looks like he’s trying to make it up to them. READ MORE: The 25 Best Films Of 2017 So Far Abrams will put his producing powers toward a live action remake of this year’s dazzling anime sensation, “Your Name.” Makoto Shinkai‘s gorgeous film has earned over $355 million worldwide, which tells the story of high schoolers Mitsuha and Taki, who soon start waking up randomly inside each other’s bodies. Continue reading Dazzling Anime ‘Your Name’ Getting Live-Action Reboot From J.J. Abrams at The Playlist.

As a poet once said: Toldja. Just this morning, news arrived that “Star Wars: Episode IX” now had a director, with J.J. Abrams being persuaded, by what is presumably an amount of money equivalent to the GDP of a Baltic state, to return to the director’s chair recently vacated by Colin Trevorrow. And towards the end of the piece, we wrote “We’ll see if Abrams can be the first director to make two good ‘Star Wars’ movies when ‘Episode IX’ opens, if it doesn’t get delayed (spoiler: it DEFINITELY will), on May 24th, 2019.” Frankly, we weren’t expecting it to happen so quickly, but lo, Disney have revealed that they’ve put back the release date of the movie by seven months, with it now being set to open on December 20th, 2019. Continue reading Disney Delay ‘Star Wars: Episode 9’ Release Date By Seven Months at The Playlist.