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Over the last week, there’s been a lot of discussion about Universal’s film “The Hunt.” After the marketing controversy that led to media outrage, timed with two mass murders, the studio decided it was best to shelve “The Hunt,” which tells the story o…

We have now reached a point where the actual drama surrounding the release of Universal/Blumhouse’s thriller “The Hunt” is much more interesting than the film was ever likely going to be. After widespread criticism from conservative media and President…

Sometimes a film has a premise that is obviously going to cause an uproar. In fact, those types of films are pretty great for studios because half the marketing is done for them by people reporting on how crazy the plot of the film is. In the case of B…

Following the pulling of advertisements promoting the controversial thriller, “The Hunt” in the wake of both the Dayton and El Paso mass shootings, Universal Pictures announced today they are canceling the release of the provocative drama altogether. &…

There’s a really interesting mix of creatives involved with the new mysterious social thriller, “The Hunt.” The project comes from Jason Blum, the producer of “Get Out” and “The Purge” series, and Damon Lindelof, co-creator of the TV series “The Leftov…