Welcome to the Cinema Squad Podcast – Episode #14!
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This episode we discuss:
CINEMA SQUAD 5/22/16
UPDATES, CORRECTIONS, & TIDBITS
- March 2, 2018 release date “Meg”
- Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” finds financing
- “Transformers 5” official title: “Transformers: The Last Knight,” Mark Wahlberg & Josh Duhamel return
- Noomi Rapace joins Netflix’s “Bright”
- 2nd trailer for “Ghostbusters” released
- 2nd trailer for “Star Trek: Beyond” released
- Jeff Bridges & Taylor Kitsch join Black Label Media’s untitled firefighter film
- Michael Keaton back in talks to join “Spider-Man: Homecoming”
The Box Office Report
- 1st with $38-Million is Angry Birds
- 2nd with $33-Million is Captain America: Civil War
- 3rd with $23-Million is Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
- Tied for 4th & 5th place with $11-Million are The Nice Guys & The Jungle Book
THEATER – NETFLIX – OR NEVER
- Opening next weekend we have “X-Men: Apocalypse” – “Alice Through the Looking Glass”
The HOT List – The hottest stories from the previous week in Movie News:
- Liev Schreiber & Taye Diggs have joined “My Little Pony: The Movie”
- Universal to produce a Robert Ludlum collective universe of films
- Nintendo plans to make films from its line-up of game characters
- “Tetris: The Movie” is in the works
- Jeff Goldblum & Karl Urban join Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok”
- Warner Bros. & DC developing a Harley Quinn films
TRIVIA – Study up on Harley Quinn, Batgirl, and the Birds of Prey!
Develop, Ditch or Turnaround
- Studio Canal & Blueprint Pictures to adapt Matt Haig’s acclaimed novel “A Boy Called Christmas”
- Ivan Reitman to produce “The Fellowship for Alien Detection” for Paramount Pictures
- Fox 2000 picks up the novel “Charlie Paris And The Young Ambassadors”
Closing Segment: REMAKE OR VETO