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For those of you closely following the Bond director saga, this news may come as a bit of a shock for you.

Sam Mendes, the Skyfall director who repeatedly insisted he was leaving the franchise, is now confirmed to be directing Bond 24!


Stop lying all the time, everyone!

Daniel Craig as James Bond Pic

Mendes is also reportedly very close to signing on to direct Bond 25 as well. That means that the director has some time to play around with the character and develop a real arc for Daniel Craig.

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Get ready for all the vaguely Marxist college kids to start wearing "Shé" t-shirts.

Michelle Rodriguez stars as Shé (not to be confused with the Argentine revolutionary Che Guevara) in the new Machete Kills character poster. Take a look:

Machete Kills Michelle Rodriguez Poster

Danny Trejo returns to star as the title character in the action sequel. This time, he is approached by the U.S. President to help stop a dangerous millionaire.

Who plays the President? Charlie Sheen. The movie is apparently a dystopian horror film.

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Guillermo Del Toro thinks it's important to ground a giant green-screen movie in some realistic, terrestrial mechanics.

As such, he built a real, working robot cockpit for his actors to be jostled around in mercilessly. I'm sure they appreciate the realism.

Learn all about it in the new Pacific Rim featurette:

The movie takes place in the near future, after Earth is attacked by giant monsters that emerge from the sea.

In order to combat them, the humans build a series of giant manned robots called Jaegers.

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So, World War Z is definitely a zombie apocalypse movie.

It's based on a novel title World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War.

But this World War Z clip, which shows the whole thing going down, looks a lot more like a disaster film. Zombies can cause explosions now!

Watch the new clip below:

Brad Pitt stars as a U.N. worker who must leave his family behind to travel the world and seek a cure for the zombie pandemic.

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Hugh Jackman plays a father on the brink of psychological collapse in the new film Prisoners.

Watch the first Prisoners trailer below:

Jackman stars as Keller Dover, a man whose daughter goes missing one day along with his friend's daughter.

After butting heads with a young detective, played by Jake Gyllenhaal, Dover goes rogue and kidnaps the man he thinks is responsible, played by Paul Dano.

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The After Earth reviews are in - and they are scathing.

So if you aren't going to see Will and Jaden Smith in the theater this weekend, should you give Now You See Me a shot?

The film focuses on a cat-and-mouse game between the FBI and four illusionists who use their magical abilities pull off heists against the rich and powerful. Among others, it stars Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson and Mark Rufflo and here's a rundown of what critics are saying about it...

Now You See Me Poster

Ultimately "Now You See Me" promises more than it delivers, though its cast is always fun to watch and the pace never lags. It has the magic for a while ... and then it disappears. - Detroit News

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The promotion has included a Fresh Prince reunion and a mini slam of the Kardashians.

But what about the movie itself? Should you buy a ticket this weekend to the Will and Jaden Smith showcase, After Earth?

No. Not at all. Don't you even think about it. So say most critics out there, as one after another has absolutely slammed the sci-fi film. Scroll down now for a rundown of their insults...

After Earth Photo

I can't fault a proud father for suspending his I-only-play-leads policy to help build a big summer special-effects movie around his son, but After Earth does Jaden no favors. - Grantland

It's just a somewhat mundane coming-of-age story with a terribly miscast lead. - Detroit News

Is "After Earth" the worst movie ever made? - The Wall Street Journal

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All the new cars from Transformers 4 are being showcased this week. It's beginning to feel less like a movie and more like a car show.

The latest car to get a makeover for Transformers 4 is Bumblebee. The car is a modified vintage 1967 Camaro SS.

Take a look:

Transformers 4 Bumblebee

Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor, and Kelsey Grammer star in the fourth installment of the action series, which will launch a brand new trilogy.

Michael Bay will once again direct the film, which will come out June 27, 2014. 

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The final Monsters University trailer has dropped. Watch it below:

The animated Monsters, Inc. prequel takes us to college, where Mike and Sully meet on their road to becoming scarers.

Billy Crystal and John Goodman return to voice the two monsters.

Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Nathan Fillion, John Krasinski, Bonnie Hunt, Dave Foley, Sean Hayes, Joel Murray, Peter Sohn, Aubrey Plaza, Tyler Labine, Bobby Moynihan, Julie Sweeney, Alfred Molina, Beth Behrs, and John Ratzenberger also lend their voices.

Monsters University premieres June 21.

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A new Man of Steel featurette has arrived, featuring interviews with the cast and crew.

Hear about how such a "comic-booky" character was translated into a modern, real-world setting. Check it out:

Zack Snyder directs the film, which reboots the Superman franchise and acts as an origin story.

Henry Cavill stars as Clark Kent, who transforms himself into Superman after Earth is attacked.

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