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Van Helsing is a 2004 American dark fantasy action-adventure fi...

wikipedia - 11 Sep 2016
Van Helsing is a 2004 American dark fantasy action-adventure film directed by Stephen Sommers. It stars Hugh Jackman as vigilante monster hunter Van Helsing, and Kate Beckinsale as Anna Valerious. The film is an homage and tribute to the Universal Horror Monster films from the 1930s and '40s (also produced by Universal Studios which were in turn based on novels by Bram Stoker and Mary Shelley), of which Sommers is a fan.
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'Black Panther': The Wonder Behind Its Final Scene

Hollywood Reporter - 20 Feb 2018
But the films share more than big box-office numbers and a heightened social consciousness; they're movies actively distancing themselves from franchise preconceptions surrounding them. The Last Jedi's Rian Johnson and Black Panther's Ryan Coogler both ...
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'Flash' Movie and 'Batgirl' Likely to Be Part of Next DCEU Wave

Collider.com - 20 Feb 2018
Despite earning $657 million worldwide, Justice League was basically a flop because a movie that brought together that many superheroes should have cleared a billion easily. Instead, it showed that although people really liked Wonder Woman (which ...
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'Hard Paint' ('Tinta bruta'): Film Review | Berlin 2018

Hollywood Reporter - 20 Feb 2018
A socially withdrawn young Brazilian finds virtual-world escape as a seductive gay chatroom performer, until a copycat steals his trademark of neon body paint, creating conflict while opening new possibilities. Themes of abandonment, loneliness and ...
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'Madeline's Madeline': Film Review | Berlin 2018

Hollywood Reporter - 19 Feb 2018
In her third film, writer-director Josephine Decker confirms her position as the American indie queen of improv, whose self-styled mission it is to push the outer limits of film language into the stratosphere. Madeline's Madeline is both heady and head ...
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The 100 Best Horror Movies Ever Made (Ranked)

Bloody Disgusting - 20 Feb 2018
What makes a great horror film? Is it the number of scares? Or is it how effective the scares are? Is it the performances? Or maybe it's the direction and cinematography. All of those qualities, combined with a plethora of others (the score, the ...
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'Black Panther': How T'Challa Avoids Toxic Masculinity

Hollywood Reporter - 19 Feb 2018
Bruce Wayne, Tony Stark, Peter Parker, Peter Quill, Magneto, and the Maximoff twins are all orphans. So it's hardly surprising that so much of the heavier emotional content in superhero films is related to dead parents — grief, anger, feelings of ...
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Guerrilla Marketing Brightens Up the Berlinale

Hollywood Reporter - 19 Feb 2018
Inventive filmmakers behind entries such as '303' and 'Isle of Dogs' have taken to the streets to promote their work. With more than a thousand films screening in Berlin — some 400 in the festival's various sections and another 700 plus in the ...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Joins 'Kung Fury' Feature Film (Exclusive)

Hollywood Reporter - 15 Feb 2018
The original Kung Fury is a cheesy and comically OTT homage to '80s martial arts and police action films. It became a Kickstarter sensation that bowed in Cannes' Directors Fortnight and has gained over 40 million views worldwide. Swedish filmmaker ...
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Berlin: Veteran German Actress Hanna Schygulla Criticizes #MeToo

Hollywood Reporter - 18 Feb 2018
The star of 'The Marriage of Maria Braun' and 'Lilli Marleen' says the anti-harassment movement has led to "people touching each other less” and recalls being slapped by director Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Iconic German actress Hanna Schygulla (The ...
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Sundance Film Review: 'Summer of '84'

Variety - 25 Jan 2018
The climactic action is OK, yet the film feels like it needed an additional twist or two to be memorable, while the overall boys'-own-adventure tone is too lightweight to support a grimly serious fadeout. Performances are solid, especially those by ...
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Deep Cuts: Vampyros Lesbos

SYFY WIRE (blog) - 30 Jan 2018
The most fascinating things about the film are the direct parallels it draws between the characters. In some ways, Nadine resembles the man that killed his wife to “keep” her, Linda's boyfriend is comparable to Morpho, as they both leap to the defense ...
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'Annihilation' Criticized for "White-Washed Casting"

Hollywood Reporter - 12 Feb 2018
After dealing with warring producers and Paramount offloading international release of the movie to Netflix, the adaptation of the critically acclaimed sci-fi novel is under fire from two advocacy groups for whitewashing two of its core characters. The ...

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