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Shortcuts: your essential round-up of the week's film news


Welcome to your latest Shortcuts round-up of the most exciting and up-to-date blog news. Here's what's been making our headlines this week.

Star Wars Episode 9 is getting a rewrite

Skins scribe Jack Thorne is reworking Colin Trevorrow's script for the ninth Star Wars movie, due out in 2019. Get all the latest Star Wars news.

Jack Howard selects his favourite films of 2017 so far

From animated superhero bonanzas to sweeping wartime epics – it's been a fantastic year for cinema, and it isn't over yet. Discover Jack's best films of 2017.

Breaking down the new Justice League trailer

Batman and Wonder Woman team up with the likes of Aquaman, The Flash and Cyborg for the upcoming DC epic. Discover the Justice League trailer highlights.

Deadpool 2 teaser image reveals Domino

Actress Zazie Beetz will be bringing added pizazz and attitude to next year's Deadpool sequel, and star Ryan Reynolds has tweeted a first look. Check it out here.

Clive Owen's greatest roles

The British star is back on our screens this week in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. But it seriously feels like ages since we've last seen him. Discover Clive's best roles.