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Knives Out 2 and 3 Land at Netflix for $450 Million

Netflix is reportedly buying the rights to Knives Out 2 and Knives Out 3 for a massive $450 million. The two sequels to the 2019 mystery film will reunite director Rian Johnson and star Daniel Craig. Made for just $40 million, the first Knives Out (buy at Amazon) was produced by Media Rights Capital and …

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Peacock Orders Rian Johnson’s Poker Face, Reveals Rutherford Falls

Peacock today announced a straight to series 10-episode order for Poker Face, Rian Johnson’s first television series. The streaming service has also set the premiere of comedy series Rutherford Falls for Thursday, April 22. From T-Street and MRC Television, Natasha Lyonne will star in hour-long mystery series Poker Face. “Rian Johnson’s distinct sensibility and talent …

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Knives Out Digital and Blu-ray Release Dates Set for February

With the movie having grossed an impressive $278 million worldwide, Lionsgate today announced the Knives Out Digital and Blu-ray release dates. Rian Johnson’s Academy Award and Golden Globe-nominated whodunnit arrives on Digital February 7 (pre-order here) and on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray and Digital), Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital), DVD, and On …

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Rian Johnson Says Knives Out Sequel Could Shoot in the Next Year

With a worldwide box office take of $247.5 million and a budget of $40 million, it’s no surprise that Lionsgate would want to move forward with a Knives Out sequel. Writer/director Rian Johnson tells The Hollywood Reporter that a second film could film in the next year. Johnson told the trade that he is already developing a sequel …

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Watch the New Trailer for Knives Out, Opening on Nov. 27

Lionsgate has released the new trailer for Knives Out, opening in theaters on November 27. Tickets for the film, written and directed by Rian Johnson, are now available at Fandango. You can still watch the first two trailers here and here. The whodunnit stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Don Johnson, …

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Knives Out Review – Fantastic Fest 2019

Rian Johnson’s Knives Out is an engine of perfect entertainment. From the opening moments, we are swept into the story and characters, and it feels completely confident and effortless. It’s old fashioned in all the best ways, but also has modern sensibilities and themes that give the film weight and substance. The murder mystery, as a …

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New Knives Out Trailer: The Rian Johnson Whodunnit Opens Nov. 27

Lionsgate has released the new Knives Out trailer! Opening in theaters on November 27, 2019, the anticipated film was written and directed by Rian Johnson. You can view the new poster in the gallery below and you can still watch the first trailer by clicking here. The whodunnit stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, …

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Knives Out Character Posters Round Up the Suspects

Writer and director Rian Johnson has revealed new Knives Out character posters on Twitter. You can view all the Knives Out character posters in the gallery below, but you can also see what Johnson had to say about each on this thread. Rian Johnson’s whodunnit stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Don …

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Rian Johnson’s Knives Out to Close Fantastic Fest 2019

Fantastic Fest has announced its second wave of programming (see the first wave here), led by a closing night screening of writer-director Rian Johnson’s anticipated new Lionsgate and MRC mystery Knives Out. A tribute to the work of Agatha Christie, Knives Out stars Daniel Craig as debonair Detective Benoit Blanc, sent to investigate the death of …

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Knives Out Trailer: First Look at Rian Johnson’s Whodunnit!

Lionsgate has revealed the trailer for director Rian Johnson’s whodunnit Knives Out, starring Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Don Johnson, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Katherine Langford, Jeaden Martell, and Christopher Plummer. You can watch the Knives Out trailer using the player below! Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson …

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