Welcome to the brand new Film Actually News for February 27th, 2012. This week underrated superhero movies, Harvey Weinstein fights with the MPAA, Fox News attacks more ‘liberal’ kids films and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson might play Hercules. All this plus much, much more!
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From Rob of Reel Junkies – Forbes list of the most underrated Superhero movies…What the hell!
Dwayne The Rock Johnson might play Hercules for Brett Ratner
Fox News is attacking kids films again for pushing ‘liberal agendas’
New “The Raid Redemption” trailer is pure action hotness.
Edgar Wright set to direct Johnny Depp in a big screen version of The Night Stalker.
Anthony Mackie headlines Michael Bay’s ‘little’ film
Harvey Weinstein angry at the MPAA, threatens to leave them and release unrated.
Could this be our new ‘Robocop’?
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