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Box Office Prediction: Paddington 2 vs. Jumanji

Welcome to the Screen Rant Box Office Prediction. Every week we put together an informal list of box office picks for the upcoming weekend to offer readers a rough estimate of how new releases (and returning holdovers) will perform in theaters.

For a recap of last week’s box office totals, read our box office wrap-up from last weekend, and scroll to the bottom of this post to see how our picks matched up.

Full disclosure: Box office predictions are not an exact science. We acknowledge our picks may not always be correct. For the sake of offering a jumping off point for discussion, here are our picks for the weekend of January 12 – 14, …

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Will New Mutants Reshoots Set Up MCU Connections?

All eyes are on Fox and Disney as we enter 2018. While the recently announced deal won’t go through for nearly 2 years at the least, questions over just how drastically this will affect Fox’s lineup, particularly the X-Men, will linger. While the in-process movies appear to be entirely unaffected, a recent shuffling of release dates understandably raised some eyebrows, including Deadpool 2 shifting up two weeks in a move seen as favorable to Solo: A Star Wars Story (a Disney movie), and New Mutants being delayed by 10 months to February 2019.

While Deadpool’s new release date is interesting, the long delay for New Mutants is the most intreguing. Not only was …

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Stephen Lang Jokingly Takes Credit For Training Josh Brolin’s Cable

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Stephen Lang, who once was in the running to play Deadpool 2‘s counterpart Cable, is joking around about training Josh Brolin for the role. Lang is the consummate journeyman actor, who has constantly worked in film and television over the past 30 years, appearing among the all-star cast in the modern Western classic Tombstone and such TV series as the update of The Fugitive.

In 2016, Lang campaigned for the role of coveted role of Cable in Deadpool 2. It seemed like it could become a reality at the time, since Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld’s went so far as to ask 20th Century Fox to cast Lang in the role shortly …

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I, Tonya Review: Robbie & Janney Shine In Crazy True Story

I, Tonya is a wild and entertaining exploration of one of sport’s most controversial figures, spearheaded by excellent performances from the cast.

I, Tonya is the latest film from director Craig Gillespie (Lars and the Real Girl, Fright Night) and is based on the life of former U.S. figure skater Tonya Harding. She is best known for her connection to a 1994 attack on her rival Nancy Kerrigan, which aimed to injure Kerrigan’s leg so Harding could move up the national rankings. This biopic looks to shed light on the full picture surrounding this infamous event, including Harding’s tough upbringing and all of the fallout after “The …

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15 Most Powerful Weapons In Star Wars, Ranked From Strongest To Weakest

The Star Wars franchise contains hundreds of various weapons. Include the Expanded Universe (Legends) with the New Cannon created by Disney, and there might be thousands of different styles of weapons spread across the galaxy.

Some weapons were created by large industrial companies, while others were handcrafted by individuals throughout time. It is also common for modifications to be made to weapons, whether by an individual or a group.

Because so many styles of weapons exist, we’ve pulled the best from a variety of categories within Star Wars Legends and Cannon. Some items listed are assigned to a specific individual, mostly because of the personal modifications they …

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