Brook Geiger

  • Jurassic World Director Reveals Terrifying Possible Sequel Plot

    “ just a bunch of dinosaurs chasing people on an island,” he said.  “That’ll get old real fast.” Instead, the scope for breeding dinosaurs could be thrown wide open, meaning that other companies other than InGen, the conglomerate behind Jurassic World, could start their own genetic breeding…

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  • Trapero returns to Venice Film Festival with 'El Clan'

    Argentine filmmaker Pablo Trapero returns to compete at the Venice Film Festival with "El Clan" (The Clan), a drama based on the real-life Puccio family who kidnapped and killed people around Buenos Aires in the 1980s. Trapero's first film, "Mundo Grua" (Crane World), took two prizes at the world's…

    Reuters
  • Meryl Streep finds inner rock star in 'Ricki and the Flash'

    Multiple Academy Award winner Meryl Streep brings her inner rock star to the screen in "Ricki and the Flash", playing a bar musician who left her family to follow her rock and roll dream. The Hollywood actress portrays Ricki who now returns home to help her daughter Julie, played by Streep's…

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  • Singers Gwen Stefani, Gavin Rossdale to divorce: reports

    Singer Gwen Stefani has filed for divorce from rockstar husband Gavin Rossdale after 13 years of marriage, several news reports said on Monday. In her divorce petition, Stefani, 45, cited irreconcilable differences and asked for joint custody of the couple's three children, 9-year-old Kingston,…

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  • Trevor Jackson Joins ‘American Crime'; Jenna Dewan-Tatum Cast In ‘Supergirl’

    Trevor Jackson has booked a series-regular role on Season 2 of John Ridley's ABC drama series American Crime. He plays Aaron Lacroix, a standout student at an elite private school who finds himself at the center of a scandal involving the sexual assault of a fellow student, which brings suspicion…

    Deadline
  • ABC Nabs Monsters Drama From ‘Saw’ Writers & Aaron Kaplan As Put Pilot

    In one of the first big drama sales this development season, a genre-themed project from  Saw IV and V writers   Patrick Melton & Marcus Dunstan and producer Aaron Kaplan sparked a bidding before landing at ABC with a big put pilot commitment. The intention is to lay off the project, tentatively…

    Deadline
  • FX Networks Acquires TV Premiere Rights to ‘Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation’

    FX Networks continues to be the most aggressive buyer of major theatrical hits, locking up the exclusive U.S. commercial television premiere rights to “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation,” which topped the weekend’s domestic box office. The latest “Mission: Impossible” film will be available for FX…

    Variety
  • What to look for in Disney’s earnings

    Walt Disney will report third-quarter earnings after the market closes on Tuesday. Most people will be looking for any mention of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”

    MarketWatch
  • Irrational Man : Film By Woody Allen

    I can't remember which documentary it was in which Woody Allen stated that he didn't think of himself as "an intellectual" a statement that's patently specious especially if one listens closely to most any of the dialogue in Annie Hall, but that's Woody Allen. The blurb on his new film Irrational…

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  • Alec Baldwin Elected Co-Chairman of Hamptons International Film Festival

    The Hamptons International Film Festival has elected Alec Baldwin and attorney Randy Mastro as co-chairmen, the festival announced Monday. The two will start their term after this year’s festival, which will run Oct. 8-12. The two will replace festival founding member Stuart Match Suna, who steps…

    Variety
  • Inside Out Passes $600 Million Milestone

    Pixar’s latest smash hit, ‘Inside Out’, has not only been well received critically, but it’s made a bucket load of cash at the box office as well.

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  • Intimate Alt-J Concert Film Coming to U.S. Theaters: Get Exclusive Details

    Alt-J is one of the top festival acts in the alternative music game, and for a new feature-length film, fans can catch a one-of-a-kind live undersell show. Out Sept. 2, Artists Den Presents alt-J will premiere in over 400 theaters across the United States’ biggest markets.

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  • Dante Di Loreto Named President of TV at Chernin Entertainment

    Dante Di Loreto, exec producer of “Glee,” “American Horror Story” and “Scream Queens,” has been named president of television at Chernin Entertainment. Di Loreto will oversee the day-to-day TV development and production for Peter Chernin’s company. “Dante has consistently delivered inspired…

    Variety
  • Report: Mark Ruffalo on Set for 'Captain America: Civil War'

    Could Bruce Banner or the Hulk be making an appearance in the film?

    Comicvine
  • Comedy Central Orders Flint Wainess & Noël Wells Pilot ‘Bad Couple’

    Comedy Central has given a pilot green light to Bad Couple, executive produced and written by real-life couple Flint Wainess and Noël Wells and starring Wells. The semi-autobiographical project follows Flint and Noël (Wells), an inseparable, highly opinionated couple who constantly clash with…

    Deadline
  • Pez Candy Animated Movie in the Works

    Pez candy is getting the movie treatment. Envision Media Arts is developing an animated film based on the 88-year-old pressed, chalky, tablet-shaped candy and dispensers, which often feature iconic pop culture characters. Cameron Fay (“Brother in Laws”) will write the screenplay, while Lee Nelson…

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