President Snow Has a Message For You In This ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1′ Teaser

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President Snow has a very important message for the people of Panem. Well, it's more of a veiled threat.

"If you resist the system, you starve yourself. If you fight against it, it is you who will bleed."

Well said, Mr. President!

If you have no idea what I'm talking about, you should really catch up on The Hunger Games. The third installment of the franchise, Mockingjay Part 1, has a new teaser trailer featuring Donald Sutherland reprising his role as the menacing dictator. It also features a silent Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson), who was left in the lurch in the last film. Is he really on board with Snow and his regime, or is he simply a victim of circumstance? I guess we'll find out later this year.

The film hits theaters on November 21, 2014.

Shane Black Will Direct A ‘Predator’ Reboot

Shane Black, the writer behind Lethal Weapon, is set to direct a Predator reboot, THR is reporting. Shane, who wrote Kiss Kiss Bang Bang and Iron Man 3, will also write a treatment for the film, with screenwriter Fred Dekker taking over from there.

THR is also reporting that Dekker and Shane wrote the screenplay to the 80's comedy Monster Squad, which is either great or horrible depending on your appreciation of 80's nostalgia.

The original film starred 80's icons Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers and Jesse Ventura, and Shane himself actually appeared in a minor role. But as of now, there's no word on who will star in the film, or whether or not Arnie will make some sort of an appearance. But if I was a gambling man, I'd put my money on yes.

‘Better Call Saul’ Has Already Been Renewed for a Second Season

The Breaking Bad spinoff series Better Call Saul has already been renewed by AMC for a second season. That's good. The show has also been postponed from November to 2015. That's bad.

Sometimes you gotta take the good with the bad.

As the photo above shows, production has already begun. Breaking Bad alums Bob Odenkirk and Jonathan Banks as well as newcomer Michael McKean round out the cast, with Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould acting as showrunners.

"We could not be more proud of nor more excited about the work to date," said AMC president Charlie Collier. "We join the fans in eager anticipation for this series and today we happily confirm that our initial Saul order is for two seasons and a total of 23 episodes. When introducing any series, especially one with the DNA of Breaking Bad, there are countless factors to consider in making sure the show gets the launch it deserves. We have a strong history with Vince, Peter, Bob, the studio and so many involved with this production; we are enjoying the process on Saul and all share a focus on making it a true television event. No half measures.”

Stare at Scarlett Johansson’s Big Brain in the New ‘Lucy’ Trailer

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There's a reoccurring plot device in science fiction that humans only use 10% of their brains, and the remaining 90% is just sitting there waiting to be unlocked. The Lawnmower Man, Limitless, Dead at 21, and many other works have used variations on this idea as a foundation. But while it might make for an entertaining story, the 10% brain trope is nothing more than a myth.

But that hasn't stopped the producers of Lucy from doubling down on the idea. When Scarlett Johansson's titular character taps her brain's full potential, she gains not only the requisite mental prowess we've seen in other films, but also the ability to bend matter and control other humans. That doesn't make a whole lot of sense to me, but I'm willing to suspend disbelief as long as Johansson is willing to suspend the use of a bra for a good portion of the film.

Lucy was written and directed by Luc Besson (The Professional, The Fifth Element, and costars Morgan Freeman. It's scheduled to hit theaters July 25. (Source)

Michael Keaton Was Born to be ‘Birdman’ (Probably)

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The teaser trailer for Birdman is here, and it's, without a doubt, the best looking Michael Keaton film in a long time. That's not saying much, all things considered. But still, the guy played Batman and Mr. Mom, plus he used to work for Mr. Rogers. He deserves some damn respect, and it's good to see him doing well.

Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu, the film is a black comedy (think Happiness, not Soul Plane) about a down-on-his luck actor who is trying to make a comeback via a Broadway play. Like Keaton himself, the film's protagonist is most famous for playing an iconic superhero (Birdman, obviously). He must battle his own demons and family issues in order to fight his way back to the top.

The film costars Emma Stone, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Amy Ryan and Naomi Watts, and hits theaters on October 17th.

There’s A New Trailer for ‘Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’

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Frank Miller's last attempt to direct resulted in The Spirit. Luckily, he's come to his senses, and has re-teamed with Robert Rodriguez for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. The pair "co-directed" the film, which I imagine consisted of Rodriguez reigning in Miller's more insane ideas. But hey, whatever works. If the new film is anything like the original Sin City (and it seems to look exactly like the original Sin City), we should be in for a good time.

The film stars Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Powers Boothe, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Eva Green, Dennis Haysbert, Martin Csokas, Rosario Dawson, Jamie Chung, Jamie King, Alexa Vega, Julia Garner, Christopher Meloni, Jeremy Piven, Ray Liotta, Juno Temple, Christopher Lloyd, Stacy Keach and Jude Ciccolella. It hits theaters on August 22.

The New ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ TV Spot Features More Glenn Close, Less Blue Swede

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There's a new TV commercial for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, and unlike its theatrical predecessor, you can watch it without having to listen to Blue Swede's Hooked on a Feeling. That's a big plus, in my book.

However, the trade off is you have to see and hear more Glenn Close. Personally, that's not a downside for me. I think she's wonderful. But I know how some of you are. And while I might never understand your anti-Glenn Close bigotry, I have to respect your opinions. As such, you've been warned.

Guardians of the Galaxy stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Lee Pace, Djimon Hounsou, Benicio del Toro, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, Karen Gillan, Gregg Henry, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker and Vin Diesel.​ It hits theaters nationwide on August 1st.