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Production for Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Dead Men Tell No Tales Set for 2015

There’s a good chance that Johnny Depp will be back as Captain Jack Sparrow in the 5th installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies. I don’t see how they could continue the series without him now that they’ve abandoned … Continue reading

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Disney Rolls Film on Into the Woods All-Star Musical

I’ve long looked forward to a movie musical production of Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods;” however, I did not expect Disney to be the studio to take it on. The subject matter does feature familiar Disney territory of fairytales, but … Continue reading

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Are we all mis-judging Disney’s The Lone Ranger?

My own review of The Lone Ranger wasn’t as clear-cut negative as most of the critics. I thought it was a mixed bag, but most raked it over the coals (it has a 27% rating on Rotten Tomatoes). Recently, one … Continue reading

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Johnny Depp to Return as Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland Sequel

I was on vacation earlier this month and missed the news that Johnny Depp has signed on to return as the Mad Hatter in the Alice in Wonderland Sequel. That the sequel would be made was in little doubt after … Continue reading

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The Lone Ranger Rides Into Cinemas With Fun on its Mind

Disney’s The Lone Ranger rides into cinemas everywhere this weekend bringing a updated take on the classic TV show masked avenger to modern audiences. The film is a success and a failure to varying degrees. How much you feel of … Continue reading

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