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“Act Of Valor” To Feature Real Navy SEALS

Act of Valor, the upcoming military/action/adventure film directed by Mike McCoy and Scott Waugh, follows an elite team on Navy SEALS on a covert mission to recover a kidnapped CIA agent. Not only is the film inspired by true events,… Full Story


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Superhero Movies Just Got Real

Since the 1960’s Batman movie, superhero films have taken a turn for the realistic. With such successful films as this year’s “X-Men: First Class,” and “Captain America: The First Avenger,” it would only seem that audiences can’t get enough of… Full Story


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“Red Dawn” Remake Set For A 2012 Release!

Word’s out that MGM’s remake of “Red Dawn” has finally found its feature calling via FilmDistrict – who is “reportedly making a deal to release the film” sometime in 2012, as reported by the LA Times. Featuring Chris Hemsworth, Isabel… Full Story


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How Possible Is It To Build A Star Wars Inspired “AT-AT Walker”?

How does one make a modern day robotic walker similar to the Imperial AT-AT Walker from George Lucas’ Star Wars? Well technically, this isn’t that impossible of a task. A robotics expert at HRL Laboratories in Malibu, California had stated… Full Story


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Spielberg To Begin Shooting ‘Abraham Lincoln’ Film

Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker, producer, and director Steven Spielberg has recently announced to the public that he will begin shooting his film about Abraham Lincoln in Virginia very soon. His project starring Daniel Day-Lewis has ben in development for many years.… Full Story


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Yoda Statue Serves As A Pilgrimage For Star Wars Fans

Lucasfilm Ltd.’s headquarters are located in San Francisco, California and although it’s a great tourist spot, it’s not because of the building. In front of the building is a landmark of small proportions: the master of the force, Yoda.

Although… Full Story


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Peter King Claims “Hurt Locker” Team Received Classified Information

Congressman Peter King is claiming that Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal are receiving classified information while working on their new movie. Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal, of Oscar-winning “The Hurt Locker” fame, are working on a new movie about the… Full Story


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Will Hollywood Finally Get Military Films Right?

Military buffs often complain about the accuracy of depictions in military films, but soon they may not have anything to complain about. During a moderated panel at the Comic Con International Convention in San Diego, representatives from the U.S. Army,… Full Story


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Hollywood Actor Kal Penn Leaves Government Job

Kal Penn, best known for his acting career on shows such as “24″ and “House” as well as the “Harold and Kumar” movies, has just recently left his White House job.

The actor put his career on hold to work… Full Story


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Lucasfilm Honors Tuskegee Airmen In “Red Tails”

George Lucas’ latest project is one that may surprise his fans. It departs from his most famous film franchises, Star Wars and Indiana Jones, and addresses a significant part of American history that is often left out of the movies.… Full Story