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The Witches Movie Teaches You How to Spot a Witch

Today, Robert Zemeckis‘ adaptation The Witches movie has released a brand new video teaching you how to spot a witch. Watch it if you dare in the player below! The Witches movie is skipping a U.S. theatrical release and will be released on WarnerMedia’s streaming service HBO Max on October 22. The film will still …

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The Witches Skipping U.S. Theaters and Going to HBO Max

Robert Zemeckis adaptation The Witches is skipping a U.S. theatrical release and will be released on WarnerMedia’s streaming service HBO Max on October 22. The film will still hit theaters internationally beginning on October 28. You can view the new trailer and poster below! The fantastical adventure was previously scheduled to hit theaters on October …

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Robert Zemeckis in Talks to Direct Sci-Fi Thriller Ares

Robert Zemeckis, who is currently in post-production for Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Witches, is reteaming with the studio for the sci-fi thriller Ares, according to The Hollywood Reporer. Geneva Robertson-Dworet, who wrote Captain Marvel and Tomb Raider, penned the original script. According to the site, Ares is described as follows: “The story… tells of an astronaut whose space capsule crash …

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Project Blue Book Season 2 Premiering on January 21

HISTORY announced today that Project Blue Book Season 2 will premiere on Tuesday, January 21 at 10PM ET/PT. The drama series comes from A+E Studios and is executive produced by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Back to the Future, Contact). You can watch the trailer for the second season below. At a time …

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Looney Tunes Cartoons, Jellystone, Tooned Out & More Coming to HBO Max

HBO Max announced a new collection of kids and family programming from Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network Studios coming to HBO Max. All-new Looney Tunes Cartoons and a new Jellystone series featuring the beloved Hanna-Barbera characters have been picked up from Warner Bros. Animation. New animated series The Fungies! and Tig N’ Seek from Cartoon …

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Robert Zemeckis in Talks to Direct Disney’s Live-Action Pinocchio

Robert Zemeckis is in early talks to direct The Walt Disney Studios‘ live-action Pinocchio movie, according to Variety. The trade says that Andrew Miano and Chris Weitz will produce through their company Depth of Field, with Weitz writing the script. Paul King was originally attached to direct and David Heyman was going to produce, but …

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Back to the Future Musical Is Coming to Manchester in 2020!

Great Scott! Producer Colin Ingram (Ghost – The Musical) and the creators of the film Back to the Future, Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, have announce that the Back to the Future musical will open at the Manchester Opera House on February 20, 2020 for a strictly limited 12-week season, finishing on May 17, prior to …

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The Witches Filming Begins: Zemeckis Adapts Roald Dahl’s Story

Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that The Witches filming has begun. The Witches is a fantastical adventure from Oscar-winning director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump), starring Oscar winners Anne Hathaway (Les Misérables, Ocean’s 8) and Octavia Spencer (The Help, The Shape of Water), Oscar nominee Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games films, The Lovely Bones), and Chris Rock. Newcomer …

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Octavia Spencer Joins Hathaway in Zemeckis’ The Witches

Octavia Spencer (Ma, The Shape of Water, Hidden Figures, The Help) is joining Anne Hathaway in director Robert Zemeckis’ The Witches adaptation at Warner Bros. Pictures, according to Variety. Newcomers Jahzir Bruno and Codie-Lei Eastick are also in negotiations to join the cast. The Witches tells the story of a brave young boy (Bruno) and his grandmother as they battle against …

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Project Blue Book Season 2 Given the Green Light

HISTORY‘s hit UFO drama series Project Blue Book, from A+E Studios and Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning executive producer Robert Zemeckis, has landed a 10-episode sophomore season. Project Blue Book is the #1 new series on cable among total viewers this TV season, averaging 3.4 million viewers in Live+3 delivery. Since the series debuted, HISTORY …

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Anne Hathaway to Play the Grand High Witch in Zemeckis’ The Witches

Anne Hathaway will play the Grand High Witch in director Robert Zemeckis’ The Witches adaptation at Warner Bros. Pictures, according to Variety. The trade says that she has also closed a deal to star in the Sesame Street movie. The Witches, based on the 1983 novel by Roald Dahl, was previously turned into a 1990 movie with Anjelica …

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The New Welcome to Marwen Trailer, Poster and AR App

Universal Pictures has released the new trailer and poster for Robert Zemeckis’ Welcome to Marwen, opening in theaters on December 21. You can also transport yourself into the movie! Download the Welcome to Marwen AR App for free on your mobile device. It is available now on Apple and Android at the iTunes App Store and …

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Project Blue Book Trailer: The Upcoming Robert Zemeckis Series

HISTORY‘s new UFO drama series Project Blue Book makes its series debut on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 10 PM ET/PT. From A+E Studios and executive produced by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump, Back to the Future, Contact), the 10-episode drama series is based on the true, Top Secret investigations …

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Medal of Honor Series Launching on Netflix November 9

Netflix’s gripping and intimate original docuseries, Medal of Honor, celebrates eight recipients of the military’s highest award for valor — bestowed upon fewer than 3,600 Americans since President Abraham Lincoln signed it into law in 1861. In the Medal of Honor series, family members and brothers-in-arms recall the extraordinary odds faced by the servicemen, and through intense …

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The King Casts Dwayne Johnson as Kamehameha

Dwayne Johnson (Moana, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle) has been cast in Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema’s The King, according to Deadline. The studios have picked up the film based on a spec script written by Braveheart‘s Randall Wallace. Robert Zemeckis is set to direct The King, in which Johnson will play Hawaii’s King Kamehameha. Seven Bucks Production’s Johnson, …

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The Trailer and Posters for Robert Zemeckis’ Welcome to Marwen

Universal Pictures has debuted the new trailer and six character posters for Robert Zemeckis’ new film, Welcome to Marwen, opening in theaters on December 21. This holiday season, Academy Award winner Robert Zemeckis—the groundbreaking filmmaker behind Forrest Gump, Flight and Cast Away—directs Steve Carell in the most original movie of the year. Welcome to Marwen tells …

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