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Great Job, Internet!: Chris Miller references his Han Solo firing with an apt Star Wars quote

Outside of a few statements the day it was announced—establishing “creative differences” as the reason for their ousting—former Han Solo moviedirectors Chris Miller and Phil Lord have been pretty quiet since they left the stand-alone Disney movie last week. Miller returned to social evening earlier …

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These Hollywood Movies Were Saved By The Chinese Box Office

Chinese audiences really love American movies that have big car chases, adorable dogs, Vin Diesel – and, possibly, Ruby Rose.<p>Originally posted on June 27, 2017, 21:19 GMT<p>Updated on June 27, 2017, 22:17 GMT<p>Lintao Zhang / Getty Images<p>When <i>Transformers: The Last Knight</i> debuted this week, the box office …

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‘Despicable Me 3’ Looks To Heat Up Lackluster Summer Box Office

After its setback with <i>The Mummy</i> earlier this month, Universal will get the studio and the overall domestic box office back on track this weekend with</b> …

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Did You Know Harriet Tubman Was Friends With Transformers?

In<i>Transformers: The Last Knight</i><i>,</i> Anthony Hopkins’s Sir Edmund Burton gleefully explains the Transformers’ complicated history to his pupils, Cade …

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Justice League: Zack Snyder Shares Photo of Batman's Suit

Just one month after stepping away from his directorial duties on Warner Bros.’ <i>Justice League</i> following a family tragedy, Zack Snyder has taken to …

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Spider-Man: Homecoming Just Got An Even Uglier IMAX Poster

A little while back, Sony released a super ugly poster for <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>. Not long after the title of “world’s ugliest poster” was taken away …

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Transformers: The Last Knight wreaks metallic mayhem at UK box office

Fifth instalment of the rampaging-robots franchise topples Wonder Woman, while Diane Keaton lights up Hampstead in a kooky romance<p>The Winner: Transformers<p>Transformers: The Last Knight, the latest in a seemingly endless series of sequels and brand exploitations this summer, had no problem shoving …

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Westworld boss hints at Anthony Hopkins return in "twice as ambitious" season 2

Hopefully it isn't quite as confusing.<p>One of the highlights of <i>Westworld</i> season one was Sir Anthony Hopkins' performance as Dr Robert Ford, but …

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Josh Duhamel to make directorial debut with The Buddy Games for WWE Studios

<b>Transformers: The Last Knight</b> star Josh Duhamel is set to make his directorial debut on <b>The Buddy Games</b>, a new film from WWE Studios, which will see …

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Blade Could Join MCU 'Someday,' Says Kevin Feige

When Marvel revealed that it had regained the film rights for Blade, it came with the caveat that fans shouldn’t expect to see the character utilized …

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Box Office: Four Reasons Not To Cheer 'Transformers: The Last Knight's Domestic Disaster

<i>Transformers: The Last Knight</i> opened over the long weekend with $68 million. That’s $44m over the Fri-Sun frame and significantly lower than the previous films in the once-mighty franchise. Yes, the film is doing better overseas, including a $125m Fri-Sun debut in China, for a $269m worldwide cume, …

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Hollywood movie studios are concerned they are being short-changed on box office sales from China

Hollywood has long been suspicious that the box office receipts they receive from the movies they release in China have been underreported, and now they are taking action.<p>The Motion Picture Association of America, which represents the six major movie studios in the US, have hired an accounting firm …

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Has Michael Bay Fallen Out of Love With the Military?

Amid the cacophony of Transformers: The Last Knight, one thing stands out as strange: The soldiers are the villains.<p>As a man who makes movies about giant robots throwing each other through skyscrapers, Michael Bay has never been a director who leads with his themes. Action set-pieces have long been …

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China's Ugly Divorce With 'Transformers': 'It's Not Me, It's You'

If you’ve ever been the object of a sudden, unexpected romantic breakup or the victim of a nasty divorce, you may have an inkling of how Paramount and Michael Bay are feeling right now about China’s rapid turn of affections against them. For years their <i>Transformers</i> franchise was the undisputed …

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Box Office Top 20: 'Transformers 5' tops with series low

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight" topped the box office charts, but it was a dubious success. The fifth installment in the series took in a franchise low of $68.5 million in its first five days in theaters, $44.7 million of which came from weekend sales.<p>In second …

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Which Generation 1 TRANSFORMERS Will Join the BUMBLEBEE Movie?

Last weekend, Michael Bay‘s <i>Transformers: The Last Knight</i> hit the top spot at the box office, even though it didn’t quite match the previous films in …

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Box Office: 'Wonder Woman' Might Just Leg It To $400 Million

Another day, another <i>Wonder Woman</i> box office post! As long as you keep reading them, I’ll keep writing them. <i>Wonder Woman</i> ended its fourth weekend with $318.111 million after 24 days of domestic play and earned $3m yesterday, a drop of just 36% from last Monday, for a $321.186m domestic cume. That …

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Watch: Michael Bay is the George Orwell of Product Placement

Say what you want about Michael Bay, but you could learn a thing or two from him about attracting sponsors.<p>Making a movie costs money, period. It …

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Transformers: The Last Knight: The Spoiler FAQ

Did you see Michael Bay’s fifth movie in the disturbingly profitable <i>Transformers</i> franchise this weekend? Did you have a question about it, besides …

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The 15 most ridiculous moments in Transformers: The Last Knight

Stanley Tucci's drunken Merlin, Bumblebee the Nazi hunter and more.<p>Even the most ardent <i>Transformers</i> fan will admit that the movies have their fair …

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How Transformers: The Last Knight Sets Up the Franchise's Future

When it comes to a Michael Bay-helmed <i>Transformers</i> flick, you know what you’re getting yourself into the moment you buy your ticket. The big screen …

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After the Credits Podcast: 'Transformers: The Last Knight'

Watching ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ is like spending two-and-a-half hours on Michael Baby’s Snapchat. God help us all.<p>This week on After the …

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Hollywood’s Real V.I.P. of Summer

China saves Hollywood’s bacon, Facebook enters the Peak TV fray, SAG-AFTRA gets serious.<p>It’s Monday, Emmy nomination voting closes at 10 p.m. PT tonight, and so far Russia hasn’t leaked <b>Carrie Coon’s</b> e-mails.<p>Hello from Los Angeles, where we’re sending thank-you notes to China, bracing for a possible …

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Korea Box Office: ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ Debuts on Top

Paramount’s “Transformers: The Last Knight” topped the Korean box office, albeit with a franchise low score.<p>Debuting Wednesday with local …

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Weekend Box Office: What Investors Need to Know

The latest Transformers film -- No. 5 in the series, if you're counting -- was the top movie in America over the weekend.<p>It's summer, so it's …

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The Vibrant Promise of 'Game of Thrones' Season 7

If there’s one thing we can glean from the latest ‘Game of Thrones’ season 7 trailer, it’s that it will be like nothing we’ve ever seen.<p>In a recent …

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Why Hollywood Needs Chinese Movie-goers More Than Ever This Summer

Young, action-loving international audiences are saving the day for studios, but what if the rest of the world gets sick of Hollywood spectacle?<p>Hollywood studio executives should start their summer Mondays by bowing and praying to the east. That's because this Monday, as in so many recently, …

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‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ Once Again Tops Studios’ TV Ad Spending

In this week’s edition of the <i>Variety</i> Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by the TV advertising attention analytics company iSpot.tv, Paramount Pictures …

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Hasbro toys tour London in Transformers: The Last Knight stunt

Quip-making, transforming robots, the Transformers, have touched down across London in an intricate photoshoot looking to promote Michael Bay’s fifth …

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How Many More Transformers Movies Will There Be? The Franchise Could Live On Forever

Over the past decade, the Transformers franchise has morphed from a largely forgotten line of toys from the 1980s into one of the biggest movie …

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