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Josh Brolin Shocked Stephen Colbert Has Never Seen Goonies

Though The Goonies was a popular adventure comedy when it debuted in 1985, Stephen Colbert admitted to actor Josh Brolin that he’s never seen the film. Brolin is out doing press for his new Prime Video trippy Western thriller Outer Range, which included an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Brolin and the …

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Emergency movie review: A wickedly entertaining social thriller that you need to unearth from the depths of Prime Video

On the same day that a new social thriller starring one of Bollywood’s foremost actors arrives in theaters, the under-the-radar Sundance hit Emergency, a wickedly entertaining film also about issues that plague minorities, has landed on Amazon Prime Video. Essentially a One Long Night movie about three friends who discover an unconscious girl in their …

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Hayden Christensen and Ewan McGregor Make Surprise Appearance During Attack of the Clones Panel

Hayden Christensen and Ewan McGregor surprised fans in attendance during the Star Wars: Attack of the Clones 20th Anniversary Celebration panel at Star Wars Celebration. Hosted by Ahsoka Tano voice actress Ashley Eckstein, the panel commemorated the 2002 Star Wars film that introduced fans to a lightsaber-wielding Yoda, a coming-of-age Anakin Skywalker, a young Boba …

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Star Wars Spinoff ‘Andor’ Debuts A Trailer With Nearly No Footage Of Andor

Everyone’s looking at something in the trailer for Andor. What could it be? Whatever it is, it’s not Diego Luna’s Cassian Andor. As Lucasfilm continues its massive celebration of Star Wars a day after the original film’s 45th anniversary, having already dropped a trailer for Willow, the company also debuted the very first look at …

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Obi-Wan Kenobi walks a tight-rope between enjoyable and underwhelming – The Irish Times

It’s been a rough old road for Star Wars ever since the disappointment of the JJ Abrams-Rian Johnson “sequel” trilogy. Those films swerved from mindless pastiche to actively hating on Star Wars and everything it stood for. And they brought out the ugly side in the Jedi fanbase, with actress Kelly Marie Tran singled out …

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Star Wars Celebration Anaheim: How to Watch, What’s Happened and What to Expect

“There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?” Fans of a galaxy far, far away gathered in California for Star Wars Celebration Anaheim. It’s the first such convention since 2019’s Celebration Chicago, and will undoubtedly bring an array of announcements about upcoming Disney Plus showsvideo games and merchandise. Celebration Anaheim runs from Thursday, May …

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Tom Hanks on controversial ‘Elvis’ biopic: ‘What have I done?’

Tom Hanks has questioned his decision to play Colonel Tom Parker – who was Elvis Presley’s infamous longtime manager – in the upcoming biopic “Elvis.” The 65-year-old Oscar winner discussed why he decided to portray him – and how director Baz Luhrmann convinced him to do so – at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday. …

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Star Wars Prequel ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Is Masterfully Guided by Ewan McGregor

Time may not heal all wounds, but it does sometimes allow one to overlook the bad in favor of the good. That’s certainly been the case with George Lucas’ Star Wars prequels, whose many shortcomings (The dialogue! The wooden acting! Jar Jar!) were rightfully ridiculed at the time, and yet now seem amusingly quaint and …

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The ‘Top Gun’ Volleyball Scene Is Not Homoerotic. It Is Homosexual.

Photo credit: Courtesy This weekend sees the release of Top Gun: Maverickthe long-awaited follow-up to the 1986 blockbuster, and while the movie did not necessarily need (the need for speed!) a sequel, I am ready. The original Top Gun is about a bunch of people who know how to fly very sophisticated fighter jets but …

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Close Review: Luke Dhont’s Coming-of-Age Drama Takes the Easy Way Out

Cannes: Lukas Dhont’s sensitive second feature is far less problematic than “Girl,” but it still opts for exploitation at its own expense. Thirteen-year-old best friends Leo (Eden Dambrine) and Remi (Gustav De Waele) do not know it yet, but this will be the last perfect summer of their lives. It’ll be the last summer when …

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