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Barrymore: E.T. sequel won’t happen

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — E.T. star Drew Barrymore says a sequel to the 1982 movie is unlikely. The 43-year-old actress, who played Gertie in the film, explained on Wednesday’s episode of Watch What Happens Live that director Steven Spielberg made the film “just as it should be.” “I will say in the early 80s, there More...

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By United Press International On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

The Sopranos prequel film now in development

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — New Line is working with The Sopranos creator David Chase on a prequel movie to his HBO mob drama The Sopranos. Actress Edie Falco speaks during an in memoriam segment for fellow “Sopranos” More...

By Jake Leonard On Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Everything coming to Netflix in March — and what’s leaving

LOS GATOS, Calif. (Heartland Newsfeed) — Netflix Inc. continues to throw its weight around and zero in on luring Hollywood’s top creative talent to make shows and films exclusively for the streaming platform. Last More...

By United Press International On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Sonic film receives November 2019 release date

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Paramount has announced that their upcoming film based on iconic video game character Sonic the Hedgehog will race into theaters on Nov. 15, 2019. Sonic (M) alongside his partners Tails More...

By United Press International On Friday, February 23rd, 2018

Jurassic World 3 in development, has June 2021 tentative release date

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Universal has announced the creative team that will develop the third entry in their Jurassic World series and the release date of the film — June 11, 2021. “Jurassic World” More...

By Jake Leonard On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

What’s coming and going from Netflix in February

LOS GATOS, Calif. (Heartland Newsfeed) — Netflix watchers can binge on the Kill Bill, Ocean’s Eleven and American Pie movies in February, along with Season 5 of Bates Motel. The streaming site More...

By United Press International On Monday, January 15th, 2018

Starz working on a series set in the John Wick universe

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Starz is developing The Continental, a Chris Collins-penned drama connected to Keanu Reeves‘ John Wick film franchise. The possible series would focus on a hotel that serves More...

By Associated Press On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Netflix okays ‘Bright’ sequel, Will Smith to return as star

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite scathing reviews from critics, Netflix has greenlit a sequel to “Bright,” with star Will Smith and director David Ayer expected to return. The streaming service announced More...

By United Press International On Monday, December 18th, 2017

George Clooney developing ‘Watergate’ series for Netflix

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — George Clooney is developing an eight-part limited series for Netflix based around the Watergate scandal which rocked the White House in the 1970s. Clooney is partnering with Bride of More...

By Guest Poster On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

This Christmas, property taxes are robbing the McCallisters

WINNEKTA (Heartland Newsfeed/Illinois Policy Institute) — Since 1990, the owners of 671 Lincoln Avenue have paid more than $783,000 in property taxes when adjusting for inflation. It’s a robbery even Kevin More...