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  • Man drops sex abuse lawsuit against 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer August 28, 2014

    (Reuters) - A 31-year-old man on Wednesday withdrew a high-profile lawsuit accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was an aspiring teen actor. Michael Egan filed a motion for voluntary dismissal of the civil lawsuit brought against Singer in April, according to court documents filed in Hawaii. Singer...
  • US attorneys want out of sex-abuse case against 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer July 30, 2014

    (Reuters) - The attorneys for the man who accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a minor have asked to be withdrawn from the case, according to a filing on Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Hawaii. Lawyers Jeff Herman and Mark Gallagher say in the...
  • 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer asks court to toss sex abuse lawsuit July 4, 2014

    Reuters: "X-Men" director Bryan Singer on Thursday asked a judge in Los Angeles to dismiss a lawsuit brought by an anonymous British man accusing the filmmaker and an entertainment executive of sexually abusing him as a minor. Singer's attorney, Marty Singer, asked U.S. District Judge Dean Pregerson to throw out the...
  • 'X-Men Apocalypse': Director Bryan Singer confirms the existence of The Four Horsemen July 2, 2014

    Filmmaker Bryan Singer had a treat up his sleeve for the fans of the X-Men franchise on Tuesday. He uploaded a glimpse from the treatment of the latest edition of the series on Instagram. A treatment is a document put together before the actual script is written. The script page teases Apocalypse's...
  • TV executive files motion to dismiss Hollywood sex abuse lawsuit May 30, 2014

    Reuters: Television executive Garth Ancier filed a motion on Thursday to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a man who claims he and other Hollywood executives sexually abused him as a teenager. Ancier, who has worked at Fox and NBC, filed the motion in U.S. District Court in Hawaii after Michael Egan's...
  • Watch: What happens when kittens replace X-Men? This spoof viral video 'X-Pets' features cats and dogs as superheroes May 28, 2014

    These superheroes have the exact same power as the X-Men Wolverine, Storm, Nightcrawler and Magneto. But while the X-Men are a formidable force, these superheros are...well, cuddly. Because they are all pets.This hilarious video by The Pet Collective features cute kittens and a dog with superpowers, compelling their owner to...
  • 'X-Men' sequel tops 'Avatar' as Fox's biggest global debut May 27, 2014

    Reuters: Mutant superhero movie "X-Men: Days of Future Past" powered to $302 million in worldwide ticket sales through the U.S. Memorial Day holiday on Monday, capping a weekend in which it surpassed "Avatar" as the biggest global debut for film studio 20th Century Fox. The seventh installment in the "X-Men" franchise...
  • X-Men style magnetic shoes let you walk on the ceiling May 25, 2014

    Washington: A British inventor has developed X-Men style magnetic shoes that let users walk upside down. To create the shoes inspired by X-Men's Magneto, Colin Furze drilled holes in an old pair and fitted the sole of each shoe with an electromagnet. When the magnets proved to be too weak,...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Kochadaiiyaan', 'Heropanti', 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' May 24, 2014

    In this eipsode, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Kochadaiiyaan', 'Heropanti', 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'. He also interviews Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman. ...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' review: There's a popcorn blockbuster quality to this emotional drama May 31, 2014

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart and Halle Berry Director: Bryan Singer It was never going to be easy to top Matthew Vaughn's crackling 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class', which rejuvenated the flailing X-Men movie series with a clever 60s-set origin story. But Bryan Singer, returning...
  • X-Men: Days Of Future Past: Tweet review May 23, 2014

    For X-Men fans, it can't get better than this. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is seventh film in the X-Men series and the third X-Men film directed by Bryan Singer after 2000's X-Men and 2003's X2. Interestingly, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' acts as a sequel to both 2006's 'X-Men:...
  • Pooja Bedi: Censors are afraid that Hugh Jackman's bare butt will start a trend of men being raped May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: It's final! Hugh Jackman's nude-bum shot in the seventh installment of X-Men, titled 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past', has been removed from the Indian release. Rakesh Kumar, CEO of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) confirmed that the shot has been removed. Directed by Bryan Singer, the film...
  • 'Days of Future Past': How to make a superhero movie from an acclaimed comic book storyline May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: X-Men, the movie franchise, goes from strength to strength. After the first movie of 2000, which was the milestone that signaled the beginning of the current superhero movie craze, the two sequels did well but were artistically disappointing, in particular 'The Last Stand' (2006). This was followed by...
  • Wolverine a tough character, never took it for granted: Hugh Jackman May 22, 2014

    Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman is playing the role of Wolverine for the seventh time in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and still enjoys playing the same role. In an interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Jackman said, "I have never taken Wolverine for granted. It is a tough...
  • Jennifer Lawrence almost repeats her Oscar fall at the 'X-Men' premiere May 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence almost repeated her back-to-back Oscars falls at the 'X-Men' premiere as she teetered while walking up some stairs. The 23-year-old Oscar-winner, who dazzled in a shimmering blue dress needed some help from a few assistants as nearly took a tumble while walking up a flight of...
  • Bryan Singer, director of 'X-Men' series, sued in second teen sex abuse case May 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: A British man who accuses 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff's lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los Angeles said...
  • Hugh Jackman reveals that he almost castrated himself with Wolverine's claws May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Superstar and 'X Men Days Of Future Past' actor Hugh Jackman almost had a serious injury while shooting as Wolverine in the upcoming superhero movie releasing on May 23. The Aussie Wolverine hottie revealed that he had come close to castrating himself with the Wolverine claws, while promoting...
  • Watch: Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman show off their dance moves on 'The Graham Nortan Show' May 5, 2014

    Probably the most good-looking superheroes/mutants to share a stage EVER, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman danced on the tune of Robin Thicke's 'Blurred lines' on The Graham Norton Show recently. The three of them will be seen in the characters of Magneto, Professor X and Wolverine, respectively, in...
  • 'X-Men' director Brian Singer accused of sexual harassment; Plaintiff gives details of the purported assault April 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: A man who claims he was sexually abused by 'X-Men' franchise director Bryan Singer said Thursday that he reported the molestation to authorities at the time, and he does not know why charges were never pursued. With his voice occasionally wavering, Michael Egan III described abuse he said began...
  • 'X-Men' franchise director Bryan Singer accused of sexual harassment April 17, 2014

    Honolulu: A former child model and aspiring actor is accusing "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager in a federal lawsuit filed in Hawaii. The lawsuit filed Wednesday says the prominent director of the forthcoming "X-Men: Days of Future Past" forced Michael Egan III into sex...
  • Channing Tatum wishes to play the card-throwing, suave X Man, Gambit April 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Channing Tatum has entered discussions with the producers of 'X-Men' about playing the role of Gambit. The 33-year-old '21 Jump Street' star has confirmed meeting the film's producer Lauren Shuler Donner, who had earlier revealed that she wanted the actor to play the Cajun mutant for a solo...
  • Watch the final trailer of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' April 16, 2014

    The final trailer of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' has been released and it promises to be the biggest and best of all the other trailer. The trailer shows Wolverine travel back in time to round up the mutants' younger selves. The star-studded promo also features Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender...
  • 'X-Men' preview shows abilities of new mutants March 28, 2014

    Las Vegas: In the first few minutes of a new 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' clip, some X-Men attempt to battle ruthless metal monsters using their special abilities. It's the first appearance for some of the mutants - Blink, Sunspot, Warpath and Bishop. A few don't make it out alive. The clip...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer: Will Bryan Singer's mutant epic find several takers? March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Fox has released the second trailer for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', four months after the first was shared. The Marvel saga, which has been directed by Bryan Singer, revolves around Hugh Jackman's Wolverine leaving no stone unturned to change history by being sent into the past to...
  • Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' cut down? March 17, 2014

    New York: Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' movie has been reportedly cut down. The 47-year-old actress joined several other stars from the original X-Men films for the new movie, including Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, and Ian McKellen, reported New York Daily News. Berry's presence in...
  • 'X-Men: Apocalypse' will be a contemporary movie, says director Bryan Singer March 16, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Bryan Singer has revealed that the forthcoming 'X-Men: Apocalypse' will have 'mass destruction' in a way the franchise has never seen before. The director, who returns to the series with this summer's 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', shed light on the storyline for the superhero movie, reported Total...
  • 'Robocop' to 'The Raid 2': Hollywood films to watch out for in 2014 December 29, 2013

    Chennai: From the 'Robocop' reboot to the lightning-fast martial arts moves in 'The Raid 2', Hollywood, with its exciting lineup of films in 2014, will offer several reasons for film buffs to throng theatres. IANS lists the 10 most-awaited Hollywood films that will hit Indian screens in the New Year: Robocop: While...