Archive for May 30, 2017
Universal Pictures has released a new, behind-the-scenes featurette showcasing the scale of The Mummy as well as the locations featured in the film. It has been five years since the studio first announced plans to release a modern-day reboot of The Mummy franchise. Instead of taking place in the early 20th century — as the previous Mummy films did — the new movie, directed by Star Trek series writer Alex Kurtzman, is set in the present-day, with only flashbacks to the past.
The Mummy stars Tom Cruise as cursed mercenary Nick Morton, who unwittingly discovers the tomb that holds Princess Ahmanet/The Mummy, played by Sofia Boutella (
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Funko reveals a new line of Pop Vinyl figures featuring the characters from Kingsman: The Secret Service, ahead of this year’s sequel. The first film was the surprise smash hit of 2014, bringing a fresh new take on the classic spy movie to the big screen. Helmed by Matthew Vaughn, the film is based on the comic of the same name, and follows young ne’er do well Eggsy (Taron Egerton) as he is trained up to become one of the uber-posh secret agents known as Kingsmen. With memorable characters and some absolutely incredible action sequences, Kingsman was a huge hit, and it surprised no-one when a sequel was announced.
Wonder Woman may be poised to kick off the DCEU’s offerings in 2017 this week, but that hasn’t stopped Aquaman from readying its production, with Nicole Kidman landing in Australia for her role in the film. While that movie gets underway, the first solo outing for the Amazon princess looks like it’s going to be the first unqualified critical success for the DCEU. The next big ensemble movie, Justice League, is also out this year, and there is little doubt that it’s going to be absolutely huge.
Aquaman is currently filming in Australia, and that means plenty of behind-the-scenes photos have been finding their way online and fueling speculation about the story of the King of Atlantis. Over ...
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