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WWE Studios acquires rights to the Kevin Laue story

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Deadline.com is reporting that WWE Studios has acquired rights to adapt Franklin Martin’s documentary Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story to a feature film. The 2013 documentary followed Laue, who became the first player missing a limb to play NCAA Division I basketball. The Long Shot movie will detail Laue’s journey from Pleasanton, CA to the...

Dolph Ziggler and Kane in the next WWE Studios movie titled 6:42

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Have you been wondering what Dolph Ziggler and Kane have been doing while not appearing on WWE television? Wonder no more as WWE today announced that both Superstars will be in the upcoming WWE Studios 6:42 movie from Lionsgate. Ziggler plays the character of Ray Fitzpatrick, a tough as nails narcotics cop working the beat in Los Angeles. After a...

WWE Studios acquires rights for movie featuring Shawn Michaels

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Variety is reporting that WWE Studios has acquired worldwide rights to the faith-based comedy The Resurrection of Gavin Stone from the Harvest Bible Chapel’s Vertical Church Films. The movie has already wrapped production with Brett Dalton, star of ABC’s Agents of SHIELD, portraying the lead character. Anjelah Johnson-Reyes, D.B. Sweeney, Neil...

Trailer for 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown featuring Dean Ambrose released

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The trailer for the WWE Studios and Lionsgate movie 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown, featuring Dean Ambrose was released today. Credited as WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose, the former Shield member plays Shaw, a detective who returns to active duty after the death of his partner. The plot of the movie reads, “When he uncovers evidence linking his fellow...

Details released for 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown movie with Dean Ambrose

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WWE Studios today announced that 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown will be released in select theaters and on-demand on September 11 featuring Dean Ambrose. The preview of the movie reads, “Ambrose plays Shaw, a detective that returns to active duty after the death of his partner. When he uncovers evidence linking his fellow officers to a murder, they frame...

Next WWE Studios movie gets limited theatrical release

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The upcoming WWE Studios movie Vendetta will be released in some theaters as well as on demand on June 12. Most WWE Studios movies are straight-to-DVD and on demand but this one is getting a limited theatrical release. Dean Cain and the Big Show are the stars of this thriller, a movie directed by the Soska sisters Jen and Sylvia. The movie is...

Miz and Paige off WWE television to film new WWE Studios movie

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The reason WWE Diva Paige was taken out this past Monday on Raw in London was because she will be taking a few weeks off to film the WWE Studios movie Santa’s Little Helper. Paige won the battle royal to become the number one contender for the Divas title but Naomi then turned heel and destroyed her in front of the British crowd. WWE.COM then...

The Marine 4: Moving Target out on Digital HD today

Summer Rae

The Marine 4: Moving Target, the WWE Studios movie featuring The Miz and Summer Rae, was released on Digital HD today. This is the second time that The Miz has fronted The Marine franchise following John Cena and Ted DiBiase. Summer Rae became the first WWE Diva to appear in a WWE Studios film. It was filmed last year in British Columbia for a...

WWE Studios teams up with British firm for two new movies

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WWE Studios and British production-financing company Richwater Films have teamed up to co-produce and co-finance two movies – Eliminators and Rampage – according to Variety. Eliminators will be directed by James Nunn and star Scott Adkins and WWE’s Wade Barrett. The story follows a former U.S. federal agent who must abandon the...

Paige lands her first WWE Studios movie with The Miz

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Paige has landed her first WWE Studios movie along with a WWE Studios veteran, The Miz! The duo will star in the holiday comedy Santa’s Little Helper which will be released in time for the holidays later this year. The synopsis of the movie reads, “After getting fired from his job, a slick, fast-talking businessman (Dax) is given an...

WWE Studios teams up with Gene Simmons for new horror label

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Variety is reporting that WWE Studios has teamed up with Gene Simmons to launch label Erebus Pictures to finance and produce horror movies. “The horror genre continues to fascinate me as it proves to be endlessly thrilling and engaging for audiences,” said Simmons. “Horror films fall into a genre that thrives on genuine passion, and I...

Flintstones/WWE movie Stone Age Smackdown trailer released

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WWE Studios and Warner Bros. have released the trailer for the upcoming Flintstones / WWE movie titled Stone Age Smackdown. The movie will be released on Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital HD on March 17, 2015, and features The Bella Twins, The Undertaker, Daniel Bryan, and John Cena in their Flintstones characters on the cover along with Fred Flintstone...

Second Scooby Doo-WrestleMania themed movie out in Spring 2016

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Following the success of this year’s WWE-Scooby Doo movie, WWE Studios and Warner Bros. are now ready for round two according to Variety. The new animated movie – produced by WWE Studios and Warner Bros. Animation – will be released in spring of 2016 in time for WrestleMania 32. While only minor details are out yet, the big news is...

Justin Bieber joins WWE Studios movie

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Justin Bieber has landed himself a role in the upcoming WWE Studios movie according to Yahoo! Celebrity, news which the WWE Studios Twitter account confirmed as well. “Yes, it’s true @justinbieber is in our upcoming film,“ the WWE Studios Twitter account said. The troubled singer will be voicing the iconic car KITT from Knight Rider in...

See No Evil 2 world premiere to be held on October 15

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Kane’s new movie See No Evil 2 will be screened at Screamfest Horror Festival on Wednesday, October 15, at 7:30PM. This will be the world premiere of the second installment of the movie franchise which was directed by identical twin sisters Jen and Sulvia Soska. The synopsis for See No Evil 2 reads, “A group of friends pays a late-night visit...