‘First Man’ composer Justin Hurwitz on setting Neil Armstrong’s otherworldly journey to music

How can a movie capture an experience that everyone in the world has heard about, but only an extremely privileged few will ever get to have firsthand?  Well, for starters, it’s got to have the right music. That’s the task composer Justin Hurwitz faced when he signed up for First…

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The first image of Taron Egerton’s Elton John in ‘Rocketman’ is here

Elton John's early years are captured in 'Rocketman'.Image: paramount pictures Music legend Elton John has done his fair share of movie appearances, and now he’s set to be portrayed in the forthcoming biographical musical, Rocketman. Playing the iconic musician is Welsh actor Taron Egerton, who made his mark in 2014’s…

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Todd Phillips just revealed our first look at Joaquin Phoenix in Joker makeup, and it’s chilling

why so serious my dudeImage: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock There are roughy 73874239 Joker movies in development, but director Todd Phillips’ upcoming project has the edge – an actual Joker. A new video on Phillips Instagram reveals star Joaquin Phoenix in full joker makeup and, well…we have chills.  View this post on…

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Summer Movies and Fall TV? Big Year-Round Releases Flip the Script

Sharp Objects, the latest limited-series drama from HBO, ended in blockbuster fashion last night. After a mind-splitting investigation into the mysterious deaths of several young girls in Wind Gap, Missouri, journalist Camille Preaker (Amy Adams) finally finds some answers, and a killer is put behind bars. Except it's not over.…

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Plex Cloud will shut down November 30 due to technical challenges

Plex today announced it’s shutting down its troubled Plex Cloud service, via a forum post that hasn’t found its way over to the company’s official blog — likely a choice the company made in order to downplay the news, or avoid media scrutiny. Plex Cloud, launched in fall 2016, was…

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The cast of ‘Love, Simon’ talks coming out and clapping back at bullies

Image: Disney/Courtesy Evere It’s Summer Lovin’ Week here at Mashable, which means things are getting steamy. In honor of the release of Crazy Rich Asians, we’re celebrating onscreen love and romance, looking at everything from our favorite fictional couples to how Hollywood’s love stories are evolving. Think of it as…

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Amazon is looking beyond the small screen with potential cinema chain

Amazon could be looking to buying a chain of cinemas.Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto Amazon has already established brick-and-mortar stores selling its products and groceries, and now it apparently wants a slice of the cinema business. As reported by Bloomberg, Amazon is looking to acquire Landmark Theatres, which claims to be the…

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20+ Movie Plot Holes That You Wont Be Able To Unsee

Movies often make us suspend our disbelief to take us #2 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) Lara’s whole goal in the film is to destroy the triangle so the Illuminati can’t use it’s evil power, however, after successfully getting the first half at the first tomb, she spends the entire…

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All our favorite trailers from Comic-Con 2018

Image: mashable composite/disney/cw/warner bros. If you weren’t at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend (and probably if you were), you were likely super jazzed about the sheer amount of TV and film trailers scheduled to drop over the weekend. In a year without a big Marvel or Game of Thrones presence,…

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