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JUL
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33 MINS

Soska Sisters to Direct 'Painkiller Jane' Adaptation (Exclusive)

Soska Sisters to Direct 'Painkiller Jane' Adaptation (Exclusive)

The Soska Sisters, the twin horror directors behind the cult slasher film American Mary, have signed to helm the adaptation of Painkiller Jane, a comic created by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada.

Palmiotti, via his Paperfilms banner, and Solipsist Films’ Stephen L'Heureux are producing.

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JUL
23
51 MINS

Comic-Con 2014: Image Comics 'Moves Forward' with New Sci-Fi Titles

Comic-Con 2014: Image Comics 'Moves Forward' with New Sci-Fi Titles

Despite falling sales in the overall comic book direct market, Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson said that his company is having one of its best-ever years to date, due to its focus on creative freedom and a focus on the future during his keynote address at the second Image Expo this year.

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JUL
23
2 HRS

Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in 'Criminal'

Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in 'Criminal'

Tommy Lee Jones is joining Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in Criminal, a thriller from Millennium Films.

Ariel Vromen, who wrote and directed The Iceman, is helming the project, which centers on a dead CIA operative's memories, secrets and skills that are implanted into a dangerous prison inmate in hopes that he will stop a diabolical plot.

Jones will play a neuroscientist who transplants the memories.

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JUL
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4 HRS

Comic-Con: Lego to Unveil Smaug-Centric 'Hobbit' Set (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Lego to Unveil Smaug-Centric 'Hobbit' Set (Exclusive)

Smaug is finally getting his Lego due.

The fiery and gold-hoarding dragon of The Hobbit fame will already be front and center at this year’s Comic-Con.

On Saturday, Warner Bros will be previewing in Hall H The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, in which the dragon plays a central role. Smaug is also getting the giant six-foot-plus Lego display treatment, which will be hunkered down on the San Diego Convention Center floor.

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JUL
23
5 HRS

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Comic-Con Poster Promises a Rebellion (Photo)

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Comic-Con Poster Promises a Rebellion (Photo)

Ahead of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1's panel at this year's Comic-Con, Lionsgate has released a limited-edition poster to tease the upcoming November release. And from the looks of it, a rebellion is afoot.

PHOTOS Teenage Dreams: 17 of the Most Popular YA Properties Adapted for TV and Film

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JUL
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5 HRS

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Added to 'Disney Infinity' Videogame (Video)

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Added to 'Disney Infinity' Videogame (Video)

Disney Interactive officially confirmed long-standing rumors Wednesday that Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy will be joining the already-announced Spider-Man and the Avengers in this fall’s Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes expansion.

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JUL
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6 HRS

'Star Wars' Star John Boyega Teases Marvel Role

'Star Wars' Star John Boyega Teases Marvel Role

Ahead of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, which begins this evening with the annual “Preview Night,” actor John Boyega might be offering a hint of what to expect from Marvel Studio’s upcoming slate on social media.

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JUL
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6 HRS

Warren Ellis Teaming With 'Walking Dead' Producer for TV Series

Warren Ellis Teaming With 'Walking Dead' Producer for TV Series

Universal Cable Productions is expanding its genre portfolio, inking three new deals to bring comic properties to the small screen.

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JUL
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6 HRS

Comic-Con: How Katee Sackhoff and Grace Park Became 'Star Wars' Icons for THR's Preview Issue (Video)

Comic-Con: How Katee Sackhoff and Grace Park Became 'Star Wars' Icons for THR's Preview Issue (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
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7 HRS

Comic-Con: See Nathan Fillion as 'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk (Video)

Comic-Con: See Nathan Fillion as 'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
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7 HRS

Comic-Con: See Chris Hardwick as Marty McFly From 'Back to the Future' (Video)

Comic-Con: See Chris Hardwick as Marty McFly From 'Back to the Future' (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
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7 HRS

Spider-Man Villains Movie 'Sinister Six' Gets Nov. 2016 Release Date

Spider-Man Villains Movie 'Sinister Six' Gets Nov. 2016 Release Date

Watch out Avengers, X-Men and Justice League.

Sony is entering the fray with its own comic book superteam.

PHOTOS 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' NY Premiere

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JUL
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7 HRS

'Orphan Black' to Cross Over to Comic Books in 2015

'Orphan Black' to Cross Over to Comic Books in 2015

The Dyad Institute has apparently turned its attentions towards a brand new medium already familiar with the dangers of cloning, with IDW Publishing’s announcement Wednesday morning of a new comic book series based on Temple Street Productions' popular Orphan Black.

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JUL
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24 HRS

Movie Blogger El Mayimbe to Make Directorial Debut with Digital Action Project 'Breakneck' (Exclusive)

Movie Blogger El Mayimbe to Make Directorial Debut with Digital Action Project 'Breakneck' (Exclusive)

Just in time for San Diego Comic-Con, two convention veterans are teaming up for a digital feature action film.

Vetted Media, a company co-run by Con-goer Daniel Alter and Jeff Forsyth, is producing and financing Breakneck, which was written by Umberto Gonzalez.

Gonzalez, who is also known as El Mayimbe on the entertainment site Latino Review and is known for his fanboy-centric scoops for the site, will make his directorial debut with the action-thriller.

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