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January 18, 2019 - 0 Comments

Hollywood is running out of sequels, remakes, reboots and video game adaptations. They’re now turning their attention to board games. It’s being reported that Kevin Hart is in talks to star in Lionsgate and Hasbro’s...

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December 6, 2017 - 0 Comments

It was reported this week that John Travolta’s film ‘Gotti‘ was dropped by Lionsgate just 10 days before its scheduled release on December 15. Entertainment Weekly reported that the studio sold the movie back to...

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September 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

Did you think the Twilight franchise was dead? Think again. It’s been four years since the final Twilight film, Breaking Dawn — Part 2, hit theaters. It took home a ridiculous $829 million at the...

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July 22, 2016 - 0 Comments

We knew things were bad for the Divergent series earlier this year when the latest film Allegiant was slammed by critics and failed hard at the box office. It took home just $29 million during...

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May 6, 2016 - 0 Comments

When Now You See Me was first released back in 2013, it did not seem like the type of film that would be getting a sequel just three years later. But then it shocked everyone...

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March 22, 2016 - 0 Comments

In the world of dystopian teen sci-fi novels/films, it’s clear the success of The Hunger Games franchise might not ever be touched. The Divergent Series had high hopes when the first film was released back...

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December 15, 2015 - 0 Comments

We told you last week that Lionsgate wanted to continue the success of the Hunger Games franchise. The Vice Chairman for the company, Michael Burns, teased that the franchise would “live on and on,” and...

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December 9, 2015 - 0 Comments

Just when you thought the Hunger Games franchise was over, Lionsgate Vice Chairman Michael Burns pulls you right back in. During the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, Burns claimed the franchise “will live on...

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July 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

We thought it was dead. We thought someone finally said, “No. We are pushing things too far,” when the first idea for a movie about the Monopoly board game hit a brick wall. The first...

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June 10, 2015 - 0 Comments

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 is now just a little over five months away from taking over every theater in the world. Last week, we showed you the first poster released for the film,...

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