'Suicide Squad' leader David Ayer teases a glimpse of Jared Leto's Joker look
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'Suicide Squad' leader David Ayer teases a glimpse of Jared Leto's Joker look

Someone's a big 'Killing Joke' fan

UPDATE: 4/24/2015

And here he is...

UPDATE: 4/16/2015

Jared Leto seems to have shared a little more on snapchat.

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David Ayer seems to have developed a wicked Twitter habit.

More likely, someone smart in the publicity/marketing food chain at Warner Bros. encouraged him to develop a wicked Twitter habit to help stoke the frenzy around what it hardly a guaranteed slam dunk.

Sure, there are a number of things that the film has going for it, and in today's climate, the first non-Superman or Batman shot fired in the DC vs Marvel war is going to be closely scrutinized. And, yes, I know that "Suicide Squad" is at least Batman-adjacent and might, for all we know, end up featuring the world's greatest detective in a cameo or even a small supporting role. But it's not a "Batman movie" in the sense that he's the driving force of the film.

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Did you know there's an entire book of 'Tomorrowland' spoilers available?
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Did you know there's an entire book of 'Tomorrowland' spoilers available?

I have moments from the last 17 years of doing this job that I regret, and in most cases, it's simply a matter of degrees. I try to approach most things from a place of no malice at all, but occasionally, even the best intentions land completely wrong. The way I typically realize I've made someone upset is when I get the e-mail or the phone call saying, "Oh, man, did you make me upset."

I have enormous fondness for Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof, as well as the cast of "Tomorrowland," and when I wrote a piece in which I broke some of the first details of the story, I wasn't trying to ruin the film. I was just excited to finally have some sense of what they were up to. I definitely irked them, though, and since then, I've done my best to just wait until Disney put out whatever they were going to put out.

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Have you seen Josh Trank's Thing?

Yep... that's The Thing.

As we kick off the summer movie season (and considering "Avengers: Age Of Ultron" screens for press tonight, summer is here as far as we're concerned), we're going to start seeing more and more images from the big movies that are coming out. Marvel has evidently decided to go all in on revealing the Vision in these last three weeks, with a new character poster arriving today on the heels of yesterday's "Entertainment Weekly" cover.

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Chris Pratt establishes his dominance in new 'Jurassic World' clip
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Chris Pratt establishes his dominance in new 'Jurassic World' clip

Pratt's transformation into the New Harrison Ford continues apace

Well, the early speculation/rumors turned out to be correct, as this new clip from "Jurassic World," which just made its debut on MTV, demonstrates. Chris Pratt's character in the film is indeed able to lead the raptors, and that means we're going to see a scene where he leads them in against other dinosaurs and just typing that makes me feel like I'm nine years old because HOLY COW THAT SOUNDS AWESOME.

Basically, that's the mood I hope Colin Trevorrow is able to strike with the entire film. He was a little kid when he saw "Jurassic Park," and now he's making his own film set in that same world. He's been handed the toys to play with, and now we'll see if he can take that excitement he felt when he sat in that theater and if he can translate it to an experience that will turn the audience into those same rapt amazed little kids.

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Deadpool

Ryan Reynolds is visibly moved by 'Deadpool #250'

Ryan Reynolds is having waaaaaaay too much fun playing Deadpool.

Honestly, they don't need to make a movie. They should just let Reynolds be Deadpool from this point forward. After all, Marvel's done with him in print, right? Isn't that the news?

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The Vision finally stands revealed on new 'Entertainment Weekly' covers
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The Vision finally stands revealed on new 'Entertainment Weekly' covers

Your first best look at Paul Bettany's new character

One of the things that Marvel has guarded most closely during production on "Avengers: Age Of Ultron" is the appearance of The Vision, the new character played by Paul Bettany.

Now, thanks to the upcoming covers (which evidently link together to form one giant terribly Photoshopped image) of "Entertainment Weekly," we've got our first clear look at The Vision, head to toe. You've seen production art versions, but this is a photo of the actor in costume, and this is what I saw when I stepped into the set of the Avengers Tower at Shepperton Studios in England last year.

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New 'Agent 47' poster has all the guns

I'm not really sure what the plot is in this summer's "Agent 47," based on the "Hitman" video game franchise, but I'm going to guess it involves guns.

Here's the synopsis from IGN, where they just premiered the new poster for the film:

Hitman: Agent 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two digits on the barcode tattooed on the back of his neck. He is the culmination of decades of research ­ and forty-six earlier Agent clones -- endowing him with unprecedented strength, speed, stamina and intelligence. His latest target is a mega-corporation that plans to unlock the secret of Agent 47's past to create an army of killers whose powers surpass even his own. Teaming up with a young woman who may hold the secret to overcoming their powerful and clandestine enemies, 47 confronts stunning revelations about his own origins and squares off in an epic battle with his deadliest foe

Yep. Guns. Lots of them.

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Review: Nicholas Sparks serves up some tepid leftovers with 'The Longest Ride'
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Review: Nicholas Sparks serves up some tepid leftovers with 'The Longest Ride'

Clint Eastwood's son has his nose, but the jury's still out on the charisma

If you were to gain access to the computer where Nicholas Sparks writes his books, I'll bet you'd find that "search and replace" is the most commonly used function.

"The Longest Ride" is the latest movie to escape from the popular romance writer's head, and it is about as flimsy an exercise in formula as you're likely to see this year. It's not that it is unprofessionally made, or that it lacks the polish of a typical studio release. Far from it. The film is handsomely produced, and everyone does exactly what they were hired to do, both in front of the camera and behind it.

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'Star Wars: The Digital Collection' set for an April 10th worldwide release
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'Star Wars: The Digital Collection' set for an April 10th worldwide release

A plethora of bonus features will be available with the HD digital releases

While it is not the answer to their prayers that "Star Wars" fans have been hoping for, there is big news tonight.

"Star Wars: The Digital Collection" will be available for purchase in the digital world for the first time on April 10th. This may not be the exact version that fans continue to vocally demand the most frequently, but it does give fans a new way to watch their favorite films, and it also will come with a slew of new extra features.

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Guy Ritchie lives every English kid's dream with his own sword in a stone

There are four icons I would imagine loom large in the imagination of anyone raised in England, and Guy Ritchie is currently hard at work bringing the second of them to the screen, following his work on the two "Sherlock Holmes" films he made for Warner Bros.

King Arthur and the legend of Camelot are obviously known around the world, but they are innately English. You would have to grow up in a country with an active monarchy in order to truly understand the fantasy of being plucked from obscurity to rule the country. Like everything these days, this is being pictured as part of a much larger franchise. The film is called "Knights Of The Roundtable: King Arthur," which would suggest that they can make as many films as there are seats at the table if they want to, and I'm sure they'd want to.

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