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Weekly Ketchup: Reese Witherspoon Is Disney's Live-Action Tinker Bell

Friday, May. 22 2015, 04:20 PM

This week's Ketchup covers a week that is partly busy because of the Cannes Film Festival, but also partly slow because much of Hollywood has taken the whole week off leading up to Memorial Day. We did, however, have ten top film development news stories this week, covering such movies as The Croods 2, The Girl on the Train, Now You See Me 3, Project XX, and Star Trek Beyond, as well as new roles for Jack Black, Will Ferrell and Reese Witherspoon.

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Between Star Compares New Netflix Show to Lost

Friday, May. 22 2015, 11:08 AM

In Between, Netflix's new post-apocalyptic teen drama, Jennette McCurdy plays Wiley Day, a pregnant teen trying to save what's left of her hometown. See why Between reminds McCurdy of a younger version of her favorite TV show, Lost.


Netflix Schedules Bill Murray Christmas Special

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:55 AM

"A Very Murray Christmas" will stream in December.


Lionsgate Already Planning Now You See Me 3

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:48 AM

"Now You See Me 2" arrives on June 10, 2016.

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Parental Guidance: Tomorrowland and Strange Magic

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:33 AM

This week, Christy talks about the family-friendliness of Disney's latest offering -- a sci-fi adventure starring George Clooney -- and on DVD, an animated tale about fantastical creatures. Read on for details.

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Podcast: Game of Thrones Controversy, Mad Men Finale, The Comedians' Ben Wexler

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:18 PM

In a big week for television news, Game of Thrones featured a much-debated story involving Sansa Stark that Matt, Grae, Sarah, and Ryan argue about. They also give recommendations on how to ease your Mad Men separation anxiety. Then, The Comedians showrunner Ben Wexler stops by to talk about writing for Billy Crystal.


World War Z 2 Begins in 2017

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:14 PM

It's slated opposite "Fantastic Four 2" on June 9, 2017.


My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Sets a Date

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:13 PM

It'll go up against "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" on March 25.

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Critics Consensus: Tomorrowland is Visually Striking But Narratively Uneven

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:20 PM

This week at the movies, we've got a futuristic realm (Tomorrowland, starring George Clooney and Britt Robertson) and a possessed property (Poltergeist, starring Sam Rockwell and Rosemarie DeWitt). What do the critics have to say?


Reese Witherspoon to Star in Tink

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:03 PM

She's attached to star in Disney's live-action Tinker Bell adventure.


Tate Taylor to Direct Girl on the Train

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:01 PM

The "Help" helmer has taken the reins for DreamWorks' adaptation of Paula Hawkins' debut bestseller.

Greg Grunberg Returns for Heroes Reborn

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:00 PM

Telepathic detective Matt Parkman will appear in a "guest arc."

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13.7 Million Viewers Tune In For Letterman's Final Show

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 03:21 PM

This week in TV news, David Letterman said farewell to CBS's Late Show while AMC's Mad Men reached the end of an era. Plus, Epix announced two new scripted shows (including one with Nick Notle) and Woody Allen expressed regret about his new Amazon series. Finally, it's back to school with a new college course based on FX's The Strain!

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Video: Clooney Takes You To His Happy Place

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 11:32 AM

In Tomorrowland, the lapel pin transports you to the futuristic land in the blink of an eye. Grae Drake asks stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, and Raffey Cassidy where they'd like to go in a flash if they could. Clooney also expands on his booby-trapped car and penchant for stretching the truth when it came to the science fairs of his youth.


The Transformers Universe Has Some New Writers

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 07:10 PM

Akiva Goldsman is set to preside over a group that includes "The Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman, "Iron Man 3" writers Art Marcum and Matt Holloway, "Pacific Rim 2" scribe Zak Penn, and "Amazing Spider-Man 2" writer Jeff Pinkner.


Peter Sarsgaard Joins Magnificent Seven Remake

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 07:08 PM

He's in final talks to play the villain.

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The Tomatometer Guide to Disneyland

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 04:30 PM

Tomorrowland is the first film to be named after a section of Disneyland, but it's far from the only movie that's drawn inspiration from the Happiest Place on Earth -- or vice versa -- and to demonstrate the park's strong silver screen ties (not to mention honoring Tomorrowland's arrival in theaters this weekend), we decided to dedicate this week's list to all the Disneyland rides that have some sort of connection to a Disney film. There might be more than you think!


David Letterman Exits on a Ratings High

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 12:36 PM

Letterman's "Late Show" is ending its lengthy run some of the show's best numbers in years.


Simon Pegg Talks Star Trek 3 Script Rewrite

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 12:35 PM

He thinks "the studio was worried" that the original script "might have been a little bit too 'Star Trek'-y."

John Lasseter Offers Pixar Previews

Wednesday, May. 20 2015, 12:33 PM

Cannes proved the perfect forum for images and footage from "The Good Dinosaur," "Finding Dory," "Toy Story 4," "Zootopia," and "Moana."