NCM Entertainment Roundup – October 5th

Catching you up on some of our favorite things to come out of Hollywood this week:

girlonthetrain

Emily Blunt in The Girl On The Train

 

Before you see The Girl on the Train in theaters this weekend, check out this special featurette where the cast give us new details about what you’ll see on the big screen. (Comingsoon.net)

Lots of news from Disney this week: First, The Lion King will be the next animated film to be reimagined as a live action/CGI film with Jon Favreau set to direct. (Yahoo! Movies).

Second, the live action remake of Mulan, also in the works, will be in theaters on November 2, 2018. (Variety)

Finally, Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) has been put on notice by Captain Salazar (Javier Bardem), as seen in the first teaser for the fifth installment of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tells No Tales. (The Wrap)

In an exclusive Trolls clip, Poppy (Anna Kendrick) tries to recruit Branch (Justin Timberlake) to help her save the Trolls from the Bergens and discovers his secret survival bunker. (Entertainment Weekly)

The emotional first teaser for Patriots Day debuted, detailing the events and aftermath of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing. Mark Wahlberg, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Monaghan and John Goodman star in the film. (The Hollywood Reporter)

During an interview with the Associated Press, Ben Affleck revealed that the title for his standalone Batman movie would be known as The Batman. (USA Today)

If you are stoked about seeing Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them but want to catch up on all things Harry Potter in the meanwhile, then you are in luck.  Warner Bros. & IMAX announced that the entire Harry Potter franchise will be shown in all IMAX theaters across the country for one whole week starting on October 13th. (Collider)

Angelina Jolie is in talks to star in the film adaptation of Mary Jennings Hegar’s autobiography, Shoot Like A Girl: One Woman’s Dramatic Fight In Afghanistan and on the Home Front. (Screen Rant)

The New York Film Festival is underway until October 16th.  Here is a quick guide of all of the motion pictures that will be generating Big Apple buzz. (Vulture)

A poster and teaser of Jamie Foxx’s latest action flick Sleepless, debuted online this week — Foxx plays a Las Vegas police officer who must rescue his teenage son after a robbery goes awry in the dangerous casino underworld. (Movie Web)

Opening this weekend:  The Girl on the Train, The Birth of a Nation, and Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life.

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