"The Punisher" - More New Footage

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 03:11 PM PST

Sneak Peek more new footage, from Season 2 of the Marvel TV series "The Punisher", starring Jon Bernthal, as vigilante crime-fighter 'Frank Castle', streaming January 18, 2019 on Netflix:

Bernthal returns as 'Frank Castle', with Amber Rose Revah as 'Dinah Madani'.

New characters include Josh Stewart as 'John Pilgrim', Floriana Lima as 'Krista Dumont', a psychotherapist for military veterans...

...Giorgia Whigham as Amy Bendix, a street-smart grifter, Corbin Bernsen as 'Anderson Schultz', an extremely wealthy, power-mad individual and Annette O'Toole as 'Eliza Schutz', another wealthy, power-mad individual.

Ben Barnes is gangster 'Billy Russo' aka 'Jigsaw'.

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Emily Blunt In "A Quiet Place"

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 02:55 PM PST

Take another look at actress Emily Blunt ("A Quiet Place") posing for photographer Craig McDean:

Blunt made her professional film debut in the 2003 TV film "Boudica", then portrayed 'Catherine Howard' in the miniseries "Henry VIII". 

Her performance in the 2004 drama "My Summer of Love" earned her an 'Evening Standard British Film Award'. For her performance in the TV film "Gideon's Daughter" (2006) she received a 'Golden Globe' award for Best Supporting Actress. 

For her role in "The Devil Wears Prada", she received a 'Golden Globe' nomination for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture and a nomination for a 'BAFTA' award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.

In 2009, she starred in "The Young Victoria", co-starred in the crime caper comedy "Wild Target', followed by "The Adjustment Bureau" (2011), "Looper" (2012), and "Edge of Tomorrow" (2014).

In 2016, Blunt starred in the fantasy-action film "The Huntsman: Winter's War" and "The Girl on the Train". In 2018 she played 'Mary Poppins' in "Mary Poppins Returns'.

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"Alita: Battle Angel" - More New Images

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 03:15 PM PST

Take a look at more new images from "Terminator" producer James Cameron's latest, live-action 'robot' feature, "Alita: Battle Angel", directed by Robert Rodriguez ("From Dusk Till Dawn"), adapts the 'manga' comics series, opening February 14, 2019:

"...in this action-packed story of hope, love and empowerment, set several centuries in the future, the abandoned 'Alita' (Rosa Salazar)...

"...is found in the scrapyard of 'Iron City' by 'Ido' (Christoph Waltz), a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. 

"When Alita awakens she has no memory of who she is, nor does she have any recognition of the world she finds herself in. Everything is new to Alita, every experience a first.

"As she learns to navigate her new life and the treacherous streets of Iron City, Ido tries to shield Alita from her mysterious past while her street-smart new friend, 'Hugo' (Keean Johnson), offers instead to help trigger her memories. 

 "A growing affection develops between the two until deadly forces come after Alita and threaten her newfound relationships. It is then that Alita discovers she has extraordinary fighting abilities that could be used to save the friends and family she's grown to love. 

"Determined to uncover the truth behind her origin...

"...Alita sets out on a journey that will lead her to take on the injustices of this dark, corrupt world..."

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Things Heating Up For "Hellboy"

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 12:52 PM PST

Take a look at more new images, plus footage from director Neil Marshall's reboot of "Hellboy", based on Dark Horse Comics' crime-fighting, demonic character, starring David Harbour, Milla Jovovich and Ian McShane, opening April 12, 2019:

"...'Hellboy' comes to England, where he must defeat the consort of 'Merlin' and 'Nimue the Blood Queen'. 

"But their battle will bring about the end of the world...

"...in a fate he desperately tries to turn away..."

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"Captain Marvel" - More New Images

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 12:54 PM PST

Sneak Peek more new character posters from Marvel Studios' live-action superhero feature "Captain Marvel", based on the Marvel Comics characters, starring Oscar winner Brie Larson ("Room") as the alien/human hybrid, 'Carol Danvers', with Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, Mckenna Grace, Clark Gregg as 'Coulson' and Jude Law ("Road To Perdition") opening March 8, 2019, in IMAX and 3D:

"...set in the 1990's, the story follows 'Carol Danvers'...

"...after the Earth is caught in the center...

"...of an intergalactic conflict between two worlds...

"...borrowing elements from Marvel Comics' "Kree–Skrull War" (1971) comic book story arc.

"Danvers' is an ex-US 'Air Force' pilot and member of an elite 'Kree' military team called 'Starforce'...

"...whose DNA was fused with that of a Kree alien during an accident...

"...embodying her with 'other-worldly' strength, energy projection and flight..."

"I spent months thinking about whether or not I was going to do the film," said Larson...

"...and I realized that it was a chance to tell a story on the largest scale possible. 

"I know it is going to make me lose some of the things I love most about my life, but I think it's worth it.

"I find that the projects I enjoy signing up to at the moment are with a director who's interested in the script...

"... isn't completely sure what the movie is and isn't concerned about it. 

"He's just interested in going on the journey and discovering it.

"We have to choose every day to be active participants. To wake up in the morning and choose this life and make something of it is an incredible thing. 

"Not many living creatures have that ... 

"We have so many opportunities and options - it's a huge burden, but it's also the most freeing part of our lives..."

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Close On "Mister Miracle"

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 12:57 PM PST

Take a closer look at writer, illustrator Jack Kirby's 1971 "Mister Miracle" DC Comics series, with the lead character 'Scott Free', reported to be the main protagonist of director Ava Duvernay's developing "New Gods" live-action feature:

"..a nameless boy became a pawn in a pact between 'Darkseid' and 'Highfather' in order to establish peace between the worlds of 'Apokolips' and 'New Genesis'. 

"He and 'Orion' were exchanged at birth to broker a treaty. Orion would live a life of enlightenment as a member of the 'New Gods of New Genesis', while Darkseid tried to crush and corrupt the boy at the 'Granny Goodness' orphanage.

"But the boys' spirit would not be crushed and he resisted every attempt to break him. The training he received turned him into a fast thinker and exceptional athlete, fueling exceptional escape artist abilities. He also journeyed outside the orphanage, where he met with the rebel 'Himon' and learned how to use the 'Mother Box'.

"After finally escaping Granny's orphanage, he realized he could escape anything, adopting the name 'Scott Free'. Scott then fled to Earth where he met 'Thaddeus Brown', a circus entertainer and escape artist whose stage name was 'Mister Miracle'. Scott also met 'Oberon', Thaddeus' manager.

"When Thaddeus was killed and Scott solved the case, he assumed the mantle of Mister Miracle. He was also soon reunited with 'Big Barda', a former 'Female Fury' who had also been a prisoner at the orphanage with the two becoming lovers and marry..."

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Anne Hathaway: "The Witches"

Posted: 17 Jan 2019 08:44 AM PST

Actress Anne Hathaway ("The Dark Knight Rises"), will play 'Eva Ernst', aka 'The Grand High Witch of All the World', in director Robert Zemeckis' developing feature adaptation of author Roald Dahl's "The Witches":

"...a young Brit boy goes to live with his Norwegian grandmother after his parents are killed in a car accident. The boy loves all his grandmother's stories, but he is especially enthralled by the one about witches, which she says are horrific creatures who seek to kill human children. She tells him how to recognize them, and that she herself is a retired 'witch hunter'.

"As specified in the parents' will, the boy and his grandmother return to England, where the house he is inheriting is located. The grandmother warns the boy to be on his guard, however, since English witches are known to be among the most vicious in the world. The grandmother also reveals that witches in different countries have different customs and while witches in each country have close affiliations with one another, they are not allowed to communicate with each other.

"She also tells him about the mysterious 'Grand High Witch', the feared and diabolical leader of all of the world's witches, who each year visits their councils in every country..."

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