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DEC
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'Star Wars VII' Cast and Crew Thank Fans For Fundraising Efforts

'Star Wars VII' Cast and Crew Thank Fans For Fundraising Efforts

Star Wars fans got an early holiday gift Friday afternoon, with the release of a new video from J.J. Abrams thanking those who donated to the Star Wars: Force for Change fundraising campaign.

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After Middle-earth, Peter Jackson Promises a Return to Smaller Movies

After Middle-earth, Peter Jackson Promises a Return to Smaller Movies

Now that Peter Jackson has finished his trilogy adaptation of The Hobbit, what lies ahead for him in terms of movies? If you’ve been looking at his Middle-earth and thinking that he’d be perfect to head up another fantasy or comic book franchise, prepare to be disappointed.

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DEC
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Hear the Dance Remix of Jennifer Lawrence's 'Hunger Games' Song 'The Hanging Tree'

Hear the Dance Remix of Jennifer Lawrence's 'Hunger Games' Song 'The Hanging Tree'

Jennifer Lawrence made her Billboard Hot 100 debut three weeks ago, via her feature spot on James Newton Howard's Hunger Games song "The Hanging Tree."

Because the Internet, that minimal folk sing-a-long has gotten its dance remix, via Mike Gazzo.

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DEC
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'The Empire Strikes Back' Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen Page

'The Empire Strikes Back' Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen Page

"Welcome to the first live screening of The Interview."

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DEC
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1 day

The Problem With Bringing Thanos Into 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

The Problem With Bringing Thanos Into 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

If there’s one thing that seems slightly… off in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, it’s the presence of Josh Brolin’s Thanos. He doesn’t really accomplish anything in the movie, beyond reminding us that he exists, and he risks making Ronan the Accuser look like little more than a minion by his very presence. It turns out, the movie’s co-writer and director, James Gunn, had exactly the same concerns.

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DEC
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'Pyongyang': The Book Behind the Shelved Steve Carell North Korea Movie

'Pyongyang': The Book Behind the Shelved Steve Carell North Korea Movie

One of the more unexpected developments to come from the still-unfolding events concerning North Korea’s role in the Sony hack and the potential connection to the (now-shelved) Sony comedy The Interview was the news Wednesday that New Regency has dropped plans to adapt Pyongyang into a vehicle for Steve Carell, with Gore Verbinski as director.

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James Gunn Reveals How Sony's 'The Interview' Impacts 'Guardians' Sequel Plot

James Gunn Reveals How Sony's 'The Interview' Impacts 'Guardians' Sequel Plot

While the last-minute shelving of Sony’s The Interview may be nothing but an expensive headache for those involved, James Gunn found a little humor in current events. The director shared an image online revealing the unexpected way in which Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy 2 has been affected by what’s going on.

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DEC
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2 DAYS

Jim Carrey: I'd Love a Role in the New Batman Films

Jim Carrey: I'd Love a Role in the New Batman Films

It's no joke that Jim Carrey has a lot of respect for Christopher Nolan.

Carrey, who played the Riddler in director Joel Schumacher's 1995 film Batman Forever, told MTV News that he would say yes to appearing in the rebooted Batman franchise. 

See more Batman's Onscreen Villains: 10 Greats From the Joker to Bane

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DEC
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Cronenberg's 'The Fly' Returns in All-New Comic Book Sequel

Cronenberg's 'The Fly' Returns in All-New Comic Book Sequel

The spirit of Seth Brundle lives on in The Fly: Outbreak, a newly-announced comic book follow-up to the David Cronenberg horror movie from the 1980s to launch in 2015 from IDW Publishing.

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'Arrow' Alum Manu Bennett to Co-Star in MTV's 'Shannara' (Exclusive)

'Arrow' Alum Manu Bennett to Co-Star in MTV's 'Shannara' (Exclusive)

Manu Bennett is going from The Hobbit to another beloved fantasy property.

The actor has booked a series regular role on MTV's Shannara, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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Legendary Pictures Picks Up Supernatural Thriller Novel 'The Damned'

Legendary Pictures Picks Up Supernatural Thriller Novel 'The Damned'

Legendary Pictures has optioned the rights to The Damned, the upcoming novel by Andrew Pyper.

The supernatural thriller centers on a man who survived a near-death experience but is haunted by the spirit of his vengeful twin sister. And when he finally has a chance at real happiness with a new wife and stepson, the sister decides to strike them as well.

The novel is due to hit shelves in February. The tone is said to be the in the vein of The Sixth Sense and Jacob’s Ladder.

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Joss Whedon on 'Avengers 2': "'Strong But Damaged By Power' Describes Every Person in This Movie"

Joss Whedon on 'Avengers 2': "'Strong But Damaged By Power' Describes Every Person in This Movie"

So, Avengers: Age of Ultron is all about a team of superheroes beating up an evil robot, right? Well, maybe not — according to writer and director Joss Whedon, there's much more moral ambiguity in the movie than that.

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DEC
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The King Is Back: Marvel Announces Deluxe Oversized Collection of Jack Kirby's Work

The King Is Back: Marvel Announces Deluxe Oversized Collection of Jack Kirby's Work

With the lawsuit between Marvel Entertainment and the estate of comic creator Jack Kirby finally settled, it was announced Wednesday that Marvel will issue King-Size Kirby next year, an oversized hardcover collecting examples of the creator’s work for the company across four decades.

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'Arrow': What to Read Over the Holiday Hiatus

'Arrow': What to Read Over the Holiday Hiatus

Jan. 21 seems so far away after the bombshell Arrow dropped during its midseason finale.

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