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UTG’s 31 Days Of Halloween: ‘Poltergeist’

Of all the holidays celebrated worldwide, no single day is loved by the UTG staff more than Halloween. With October’s arrival, the time has finally come to begin rolling out a slew of features and special announcements we have prepared in celebration of our favorite day. Now in its fourth year, 31 Days Of Halloween […]

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‘Jurassic World’ Just Had The Biggest Opening Weekend Of All Time

Move over, Avengers. The reign of superheroes atop the all-time box office charts may be nearing its end, as a new film from one of the most legendary franchises of all time just rewrote the book on big opening weekends. We knew Jurassic World would be huge, but I doubt anyone could have predicted the […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Jurassic World’ Is Pure Summer Fun

Film: Jurassic World Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt Directed by: Colin Trevorrow Jurassic World is a loud, fun, and exhilarating thrill ride that offers plenty of eye candy for moviegoers young and old. It’s a bit dumb, but that’s okay. Separated from their parents for the holidays, two brothers (the talented Ty Simpkins and […]

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Steven Spielberg to Make Disney Debut Next Summer

Next summer, legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg will continue to add to his legacy with yet another new undertaking—his first film for Disney. According to a wealth of sources, the Academy Award-winning director will soon captain a new adaptation of Roald Dahl’s celebrated children’s book, The BFG, based off a script penned by E.T. co-collaborator Melissa […]

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Steven Soderbergh Rescored ‘Raiders Of The Lost Ark,’ And It’s In Black And White

Why? Because staging. The “retired” (from film, in that word’s very strictest definiton) Steven Soderbergh has been hard at work on another singular, Soderbergh-y project. He’s put the result, Raiders as you’ve never seen it, up on his website “for educational purposes only.” As a means of studying staging, Soderbergh has taken the Steven Spielberg classic (“this filmmaker forgot more […]

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Steven Spielberg And Richard Donner To Head ‘The Goonies’ Sequel

Over the weekend, The Goonies director Richard Donner revealed to TMZ that a sequel to the 1985 classic is in the works, with Steven Spielberg once again penning the script. Peek below the jump to watch the full interview. Set in Astoria, Oregon, The Goonies centers on a group of teens who, while attempting to save […]

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Chris Pratt Will Star In ‘Jurassic World’

Soon enough everyone will know the awesomeness that is Chris Pratt. Currently a star on the much loved Parks and Recreation, as well as taking lead in Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy, we can now add the highly anticipated Jurassic World to Pratt’s roster. Revealed in a tweet by Ron Howard, Pratt will star alongside […]

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REVIEW: Sharknado

Film: Sharknado Directed by: Anthony C. Ferrante Studio: SyFy Channel Sharknado. If the thought of a bunch of sharks being thrown around in a tornado doesn’t make you smile immediately, you’re probably not the target audience of this film, so you might as well stop reading. When the UTG office caught wind of Sharknado’s existence this past […]

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‘Jurassic Park 4’ Plotline Revealed

Earlier this week, JoBlo exclusively released the concept of the next Jurassic Park film, currently scheduled for a 2015 release date. According to director Colin Trevorrow, this fourth follow-up to Steven Spielberg’s 1993 blockbuster will make you “feel like it’s the last day of 6th grade again.” After reading this brief testimonial from the site’s […]

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What The Film!? – Back to the Future: Part II

What The Film!? is a weekly column exclusive to Under The Gun Review that brings to light the general fuckery Hollywood hoped you’d never notice. Written by Dane Sager, this column shows no mercy to films that try to pull the proverbial wool over our eyes. If you know a film with major plot holes or […]

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STREAM: Wardell – “Call It What You Want”

I love the idea of Summer. Driving to the beach with the windows down, eating mass amounts of Otter Pops, going to the drive-ins, and listening to infectious indie pop that just oozes that same beloved theme. We can enjoy that music anywhere, at any time of the year without getting a sunburn, but to […]

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Steven Spielberg Announces ‘Obama’

Every year the White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) hosts a dinner on the last Saturday in April at the Washington Hilton. The event, which is usually attended by the President and Vice President, celebrates the prior year and offers the journalists who spend all their time covering the White House a chance to relax and […]