Apr 8, 2017
Cinematic Universes; Weekend Box Office: Smurfs: The Lost
Village, Going In Style, Colossal; The Defenders and Jessica Jones
Season 2; The New Warriors; The Mummy; Star Wars VIII; Dick Cheney
Movie; All Eyez on Me; Don Rickles; Call of Duty; Between The
Cracks: The Battered Bastards Of Baseball
- CINEMATIC UNIVERSES: With Marvel, DC,
Monsters and now Call of Duty all having cinematic universes, what
else should get one?
- WEEKEND BOX OFFICE PREVIEW: Smurfs: The
Lost Village, Going In Style and Colossal round out the rather
lackluster Box Office, this weekend. However, Colossal does show
- DEFENDERS TEASER AND JESSICA JONES 2: We
finally get a look at all four Defenders, on screen together. Plus
a really cool marketing campaign is under way. There is also some
casting news for Jessica Jones 2.
- MARVEL LIVE ACTION COMEDY: Expanding
their universe ever more, Marvel is bringing the New Warriors to
television with a live-action comedy. We will finally see Squirrel
Girl on camera!
- THE MUMMY: The reboot of The Mummy and
the first in Universal's Monster Franchise has release another
trailer. This one emphasizes the horror aspect and is looking
- STAR WARS VIII CHARACTER: Benicio Del
Toro has a major role in the next Star Wars and we go over the
speculation as to what it will be.
- DICK CHENEY MOVIE: Adam McKay continues
to venture out of the Will Ferrell-world, with a movie about Dick
Cheney. The leading candidate to play the role? Christian Bale.
Which is just weird.
- ALL EYEZ ON ME: The Tupac Shakur biopic
is shaping up to be a pretty great movie. Jamal Woolard is
revisiting his role as Notorious B.I.G.
- DON RICKLES: We pay tribute to the
passing of a the comedy legend.
- CALL OF DUTY: Activision has announced
that they would like to create a cinematic universe, based on the
iconic game franchise.
- OTHER STREAMING SERVICES: DJ Khaled
starts an Instagram Show, YouTube offers Live Television, Amazon
acquires Thursday Night Football, Showtime goes offline and
Curiosity Stream brings all the geeky documentaries you'd ever
- BETWEEN THE CRACKS: THE BATTERED BASTARDS OF
BASEBALL: This documentary about the much-loved
Portland Mavericks baseball team is a great watch. They were true
misfits, who took on the system.