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Christina Applegate might join Ed Helms for Vacation reboot

You knew it was bound to happen at some point. The Hollywood Reporter recently announced a sequel/remake/reboot of National Lampoon’s Vacation, the classic Chevy Chase film that ushered several sequels of diminishing returns. Christina Applegate is in talks to play the role of beleaguered wife and the production team of Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis […]

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The top 10 movie dads

The top 10 movie dads. By Simon Miraudo. Dads: we’ve all got ’em. Well, everyone except Anakin Skywalker (remember when Shmi Skywalker dropped that bombshell in The Phantom Menace?“There was no father that I know of.” Ugh, that movie). With Father’s Day around the corner, we’re sharing our picks for our favourite movie pops of all […]

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Ed Helms to lead rebooted Vacation franchise?

The Office and Hangover star Ed Helms may follow in Chevy Chase‘s shoes and lead the upcoming reboot of the Vacation franchise. According to Perez Hilton, Helms is at the top of a wishlist (presumably, the producers’) to play Clark’s son Rusty Griswold. In this new iteration, Rusty takes a leaf out of his father’s book and attempts […]

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The 5 Worst Movie Dads

We’ve kicked Father’s Day off early here at Quickflix. This week we’ve featured the best and worst Dad’s in movies and television. Today’s final entry looks at the very, very worst fathers in movie history. 5. Clark Griswold – National Lampoon’s Vacation Fatherly Advice: “Find a bush Audrey!” The Griswold’s doomed vacation to Wallyworld is […]

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