[VIDEO/TRAILER] “War for The Planet of The Apes (@ApesMovies)!”

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All hail the Ape King! Caesar is back and his battle against humanity ups the ante in the third fourth installation of The Planet of The Apes, and third prequel, in War for The Planet of The Apes! When we last left see Caesar and his apes, humanity had been decimated by the same virus that made apes intelligent. After a conflict caused by Caesar’s traitorous lieutenant in the last film has become a full fledged war between apes and mankind.

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Although The Monkey King is hesitant to destroy humanity due to his lingering love for the human who raised him, he soon realizes some of them will never stop until they have eradicated all apes. The war for Earth is on and it looks like neither side is backing down. Family, friendship, and survival–it’s all high stakes in War for The Planet of The Apes! Check out the trailer on the next page!

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New Poster! “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” (@KingsmanMovie) is On The Way!

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The Kingsman: The Secret Service was definitely one of 2014’s best films. The action, spy drama, and gadgets totally make it a classic.

We are happier, however, that its sequel, The Kingsman: The Golden Circle is on the way! Check out the movie poster for the film below!

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via Press Release

Kingsman: The Secret Service” introduced the world to Kingsman – an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In “Kingsman: The Golden Circle,” our heroes face a new challenge. When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, their journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US called Statesman, dating back to the day they were both founded. In a new adventure that tests their agents’ strength and wits to the limit, these two elite secret organizations band together to defeat a ruthless common enemy, in order to save the world, something that’s becoming a bit of a habit for Eggsy…

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[TRAILER/VIDEO] Larenz Tate (@LarenzTate) & Lance Gross (@LanceGross) in Netflix’s (@netflix) “Deuces!”

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There are a few leading men in the industry just love to see making moves and remaining relevant. Two of them near the top of our list are none other than Larenz Tate and Lance Gross!

Yep, these two stars are heating up Netflix with their new hit film, Deuces!

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Deuces centers on a drug dealer of the same name, played by Larenz Tate. The man is a virtual drug lord who has his city on lock, earning him the ire of the local law enforcement and envy of those around him. Lance Gross is “Jason,” a new hustler on the streets trying to infiltrate Deuces’ crew. However, trust is a rare commodity as the heat intensifies on Deuces and his crew, putting the city’s most notorious criminal in an increasingly more dangerous and desperate spot. Check out the trailer below!

We definitely are feeling the hell out of this film!  The trailer looks amazing. Hopefully it will be picked up as a series as Netflix can never have too many original series. Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit Productions  is definitely making some major moves! Thanks to Larenz’s role in the upcoming fourth season of Power, and Rotimi’s appearance on this film, however, you get a feel of Starz’ hit seriesThe cast of this film is what really draws you in, however. Rick Gonzalez, Meagan Good, La La Anthony, and Rotimi are amazing actors, and we cannot wait to give you a full review of the film. Flavor Unit’s deal with Netflix may very well usher in that Living Single reboot we have all been clamoring for! Only time will tell. Just be sure you tune in tomorrow April 1st!

What do you guys think of Larenz Tate and Lance Gross in Deuces? Sound off in the comments section below!

Written By: Michael “Hey Mikey” Fanning

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[VIDEO] Hit Anime to Hot Movie–“Ghost in the Shell (@GhostInShell)!”

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The Japanese anime series from Masamune Shirow has made its way to the big screen. Ghost in the Shell is an action-packed film that shows a world where humanity ends and technology rules all.

Human life takes the backseat to robots. The human brain is the only thing that still exist underneath the robot shell.

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Lead actress Scarlett Johansson plays the character named Major, a combat-machine built out of a synthetic, robotic body in a lab who struggles to discover her true identity and starts to realize that things aren’t what they really seem to be.

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Power Rangers (@ThePowerRangers) Movie To Feature First Openly Gay & Autistic Superheroes!

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The movement for inclusion and representation of all types of people continues to make waves and break new ground. This time around the frontier moves beyond the superhero/action adventure genre in the upcoming Power Rangers movie.

Yep, one of the Power Rangers will become cinema’s first openly gay superhero, and another will be on the autism spectrum!

The news broke earlier today, much to the surprise of fans and moviegoers everywhere. “Trini Kwan,” the Yellow Ranger,  portrayed by Becky G., will apparently be a lesbian in the film, but a fledgling one, meaning she is just coming to realize and accept her sexual orientation. Meanwhile, “Billy Cranston,” the Blue Ranger, played by RJ Cyler is on the autism spectrum. This definitely falls in line with the film’s motif of the Rangers being outcasts and different in high school.

via The Hollywood Reporter

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Power Rangers is breaking down a barrier no superhero movie has before. The Lionsgate reboot of the ’90s children’s TV show is the first big-budget superhero movie to feature an LGBT protagonist.

During Power Rangers‘ second act, there’s a scene in which the titular heroes learn that the Yellow Ranger, Trini (Becky G), is coming to terms with her sexual orientation, with one character assuming she’s having “boyfriend problems,” and soon realizing that perhaps she’s actually having “girlfriend problems.” It’s a small moment, but one director Dean Israelite calls “pivotal” for the entire film.

“For Trini, really she’s questioning a lot about who she is,” Israelite tells The Hollywood Reporter. “She hasn’t fully figured it out yet. I think what’s great about that scene and what that scene propels for the rest of the movie is, ‘That’s OK.’ The movie is saying, ‘That’s OK,’ and all of the kids have to own who they are and find their tribe.”

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Prepare To Laugh! Obama-Era White House Comedy Movie On The Way!

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The subject matter they can turn into movies defies human logic. Then again when you have movies like Soul Plane, Snakes On A Plane, or Howard The Duck, then you know just about anything can have its moment in cinematic history.

Well now it looks like there is a new comedy on the horizon, a film based on the Obama-Era White House!

Yep, you read right, a comedy about President Barack Obama’s eight year stint in the White House is on its way!

via The Shade Room

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A former White House stenographer and Universal Pictures have joined forces to bring the people an Obama-era White House Comedy film! 

So, according to The Hollywood Reporter, From The Corner of the Oval is a two part deal! We hear Beck Dorey-Stein, the former stenographer, has pitched the idea of a book–also titled “The Corner of the Oval” which got picked up by Universal to turn into a film. 

Long story short, the storyline follows a waitress who ended up working in the White House. Short story long, the waitress, a woman, lives in Washington, D.C. and is at an “all-time career low;” but life couldn’t keep her down. Life takes a turn for her which landed her in the White House “navigating a series of misadventures in life and love.” There is not concrete air date for the movie–however we hear that the book will be published in 2018. 

I know you’re wondering: “how much will the film focus on the Obamas?!” I had the same thought! 

The Jasmine Brand reports that the movie will focus less on the fort family, and more on the White House and it’s staffer

We are not sure how to feel about this film, but right now we can all use some laughter and I’m sure there were some pretty crazy things that went down in The Oval Office during Obama’s time. Will you be watching? Comment below?

Written By: Michael “Hey Mikey” Fanning

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Awesome! “Atlanta” Actress, Zazie Beetz (@AfroFrias), Cast as “Domino” in “Deadpool 2!”

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The comic community is officially fanboying/fangirling over the latest superhero movie news! Apparently, “Deadpool 2” has cast actress, Zazie Beetz, as the mercenary/mutant superhero, “Domino!”

As you may already know, Zazie is one of the break out stars of Donald Glover’s critically acclaimed FX series, Atlanta, where she plays Earn’s love interest/daughter’s mother, “Van.” Check out the picture “Deadpool’s” leading man, Ryan Reynolds tweeted below!

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