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Movies In Theaters Now and Coming Soon

Movies In Theaters Now and Coming Soon include Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The Post and A Bad Moms Christmas. Check out our list of all Movies In Theaters Now and Coming Soon in 2017 and 2018. We bring you the lists of all Movies In Theaters Now and Coming Soon. In addition, we bring […]

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Harkins Theaters Classic Movies Series

Harkins Theaters Classic Movies Series is ongoing. Harkins Theaters presents special limited engagements of classic movies. Relive your favorite films on the big screen all year long, every Tuesday night at 7:00PM for only $5 per ticket. Among the holiday themed movies playing at select Harkins Theaters through Christmas Day: Halloween, (the original, starring Jamie Lee Curtis). Planes, […]

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2018 Oscars, 2018 Oscar Nominees, 2018 Oscar Winners

Jimmy Kimmel returns to host the 2018 Oscars. For all of our 2018 Oscars, 2018 Oscar Nominees, 2018 Oscar Winners news, check back daily. The 2018 Oscars will be broadcast in the United States on ABC Sunday, March 4, 2018. And, as usual, we will be bringing you the most coverage of the 2018 Oscars, […]

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Harvey Weinstein Expelled From Academy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has expelled disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein from its ranks. The Academy’s 54-member board of governors — which includes such Hollywood luminaries as Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg and Kathleen Kennedy — held an emergency meeting at the organization’s Beverly Hills headquarters today and voted to strip […]

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Celebrity Deaths 2017

Celebrity Deaths 2017 We weed out the nonsensical names included in much of the media for our Celebrity Deaths 2017 page. We only include A-list celebrities who have passed away on our Celebrity Deaths 2017 page. August 26, 2017 – Tobe Hooper, 74, director, natural causes. Tobe Hooper was best known for directing the original […]

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The Stars of Fallen Talk To WildAboutMovies

Scott Hicks, the Oscar nominated director of the 1996 movie Shine, is back with the big screen adaptation of the Kathryn Price young adult novel Fallen, (now on DVD and various streaming channels). I had a chance to speak with Kathryn Price, the author of Fallen, as well as two of the stars from the […]

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Julio Soto Gurpide Interview, Director of Deep

At first glance, the animated movie Deep, (now in select theaters and available on Amazon for rental), looks like a spin-off of Finding Dory. But, if you thought that, you’d be completely wrong. I had the chance to speak to the film’s writer and director, Julio Soto Gurpide, a native of Spain. “I’ve been a […]

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Exclusive Clip from the movie The Show

Wild About Movies has an Exclusive Clip from the movie The Show, starring Josh Duhamel. Today’s audience has become infatuated with watching others degrade themselves on national television. They crave a wild argument, a bloody fight, or a publicized scandal. It has become the ultimate source of entertainment. But when the boundaries seem like they […]

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James Ivory Talks Maurice and A Room With A View

By Tim Nasson Merchant/Ivory. These two legendary names emblazoned on a movie poster or trailer instantly lit fires of anticipation inside any cinephiles of the 1980s and early 1990s, myself included. This label was always good news, for it heralded a new offering in the works by the master producer/director team; Ismail Merchant and James […]


Fathom Events and TCM Big Screen Classics

With iconic titles that span five decades, the Fathom Events and TCM Big Screen Classics Series has something for everyone! An unmissable lineup continues monthly throughout 2017 as Fathom Events and TCM bring some of the greatest titles ever back into movie theaters, each for just four showings on Sundays and Wednesdays at 2:00pm and […]

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Universal Dark Universe

Universal Pictures’ relaunches its classic monster movie characters, with the moniker Universal Dark Universe, starting with the Tom Cruise reboot The Mummy, in theaters June 9, 2017. In addition, the studio confirmed that Beauty and the Beast’s Bill Condon is locked in to direct Bride of Frankenstein, which will be the next Dark Universe title […]

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MTV And Emma Watson Go Off The Deep End

To say that MTV And Emma Watson Go Off The Deep End is an understatement. MTV has been irrelevant for more than a decade. Trying to drum up publicity for their failing cable channels they dumped the categories featuring sexes from their barely watched 2017 MTV Movie Awards show the other night, an awards show […]


Jurassic World 2 In Theaters 2018

Chris Pratt is the hottest actor in the world right now, headlining two of the biggest film franchises in history; Guardians Of The Galaxy and Jurassic Park. With Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 in theaters he is now hard at work on Jurassic World 2 In Theaters 2018. The Spanish director J.A. Bayona of The […]


Indiana Jones 5 in 2020

Walt Disney Pictures has pushed the fifth, untitled film in the Indiana Jones franchise to the year 2020. Originally slated for release on July 19, 2019, Indiana Jones 5 will now open on July 10, 2020. Steven Spielberg is set to return to direct leading man Harrison Ford. Harrison Ford, who is currently 74, will […]


Jonathan Demme Dead

Jonathan Demme Dead at 73. Film director Jonathan Demme, whose Oscar-winning thriller “The Silence of the Lambs” terrified audiences and introduced one of the most indelible villains in movie history, died Wednesday morning in New York. He was 73. He died of complications from esophageal cancer, according to a statement from his publicist, Leslee Dart. […]

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2017 Phoenix Film Festival

The 2017 Phoenix Film Festival arrives at Harkins 101 beginning on April 6, 2017. The opening night film for the film festival will be the comedy/drama release of HERO starring Sam Elliott, as a Western icon with a golden voice, but his best performances are decades behind him. He spends his days reliving old glories […]

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2017 Oscar Winners

The 89th Oscars were held on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and were televised live on ABC. La La Land took home half (actually 6, when the real Best Picture Oscar winner was announced) of the 14 Oscars it was nominated for. In addition to winning […]


The Elephant Man John Hurt Dead at 77

Acting legend John Hurt, who appeared in “Midnight Express,” “The Elephant Man” and “Nineteen Eighty-Four” among many other films, has died at the age of 77 from pancreatic cancer, his publicist said. With a career that stretches back more than 60 years, John Hurt has long been a familiar face to moviegoers. In recent years, […]

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Mary Tyler Moore Dead At 80

Emmy winning and Oscar nominated actress Mary Tyler Moore Dead At 80. TV icon Mary Tyler Moore died on Wednesday after being hospitalized in Connecticut, her publicist confirmed to Wild About Movies publisher Tim Nasson. She was 80. “Today, beloved icon, Mary Tyler Moore, passed away at the age of 80 in the company of […]

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The Biggest Movies at the Box Office In China So Far in 2016

The Biggest Movies at the Box Office In China So Far in 2016 1. The Mermaid – $526.8 Million Hong Kong action-comedy legend Stephen Chow demonstrated just how huge the Chinese movie market already is with this eco-acquatic comedy romp about a mermaid sent to land to assassinate a greedy real estate developer. Released over […]

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Jurassic World 2 Is Coming Soon

OK. Maybe not too soon. But Jurassic World 2 is coming soon enough. The sequel will be released in June 2018. Jurassic World, which is a partial sequel to Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park, has become the third highest-grossing film in history behind James Cameron’s Titanic and Avatar. The sequel will see Chris Pratt and Bryce […]


Angelina Jolie Returns For Maleficent 2

Angelina Jolie Returns For Maleficent 2. Disney announced today that Angelina Jolie will return to the role of Maleficent in Maleficent 2, most likely in 2018, although no date has been set in stone yet. Screenwriter Linda Woolverton, who penned the script the first Maleficent will be back to write the sequel. The announcement was […]

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Purple Rain Back In Movie Theaters

Purple Rain Back In Movie Theaters. UPDATE: APRIL 26, 2016. Prince’s Purple Rain will expand into more than 200 AMC theaters on Friday as grieving fans continue to look for ways to celebrate his life and career. Last weekend, following Prince’s death on April 21, Warner Bros. and AMC Theatres booked the the quasi-autobiographical rock […]

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2016 Phoenix Film Festival

It’s that time of year again! The 16th Annual Phoenix Film Festival, occurring this year from its opening night on April 7th to its conclusion on April 14th, is rapidly approaching. Continually breaking attendance records since its inception, last years’ festival saw over 23,000 attendees and there are hopes to pull in even more film […]