Disney Kills Fox’s Mouse Guard Adaptation, But That Doesn’t Mean It’s Dead

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The Disney and Fox merger might mean we can get some X-Men in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but that doesn’t mean it’s without its casualties. Disney has cancelled Fox’s planned adaptation of Mouse Guard, just two weeks before it was set to start production. However, there’s hope it will still find a home.

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The Gifted’s Been Canceled, Bringing the Age of Fox’s X-Men Closer to Its End

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As uneven as Fox’s X-Men movies have always been, with The Gifted, the studio seemingly found a way to tell a thoughtful story true to the X-Men’s origins as disenfranchised freedom fighters struggling to carve out a place for themselves in the world. After one excellent season, and a so-so followup that ended on a…

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Australia Might Be the Next Major Marvel Movie Shooting Destination

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Those of us not well versed in the movie business might wonder, why do movies shoot where they do? Sometimes it’s due to needing a certain look, or wanting a certain real-life location to appear in the film. But, often, there’s a much more simple reason: taxes.

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The Disney-Fox Deal Is Officially Complete

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As of 12:02 a.m ET today, the Walt Disney company officially took over the reins of much of 21st Century Fox, making the House of Mouse even more disconcertingly powerful than you can possibly imagine.

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Natalie Portman Contemplates the Beauty of the Universe (and Jon Hamm) in the First Lucy in the Sky Trailer

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Noah Hawley’s existential astronaut drama looks like it’s going to take some of Legion’s penchant for mental trippiness and turn it into something that’s a little more down to earth for Natalie Portman…as much as her character doesn’t want it to be.

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