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This episode we discuss:
CINEMA SQUAD 7/3/16
UPDATES, CORRECTIONS, & TIDBITS
- This week we saw trailers for: “Trolls,” “Sully,” “Why Him?” & “Bleed for This”
- Ansel Elgort to star in “Dungeons & Dragons” movie.
- “Minecraft” movie gets May 25, 2019 release date.
- Karla Souza booked a role in “Jacob’s Ladder”
- “Pacific Rim 2” given a release date of February 23, 2018. Scott Eastwood in talks to join.
- Paramount Pictures gets rights to “Clifford The Big Red Dog.”
- 1st with $50-Million is Finding Dory
- 2nd with $45-Million is The Legend of Tarzan
- 3rd with $34-Million is The Purge: Election Year
- 4th with $23-Million is The BFG
- 5th with $20-Million is Independence Day: Resurgence
THEATER – NETFLIX – OR NEVER
Opening next weekend we have “The Secret Life of Pets” – “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” – “Captain Fantastic”
The HOT List – The hottest stories from the previous week in Movie News:
- “Wreck-It Ralph” will hit theaters on March 9, 2018
- Zach Braff will direct “Bump” for Working Title
- Daniel Craig to star opposite Halle Berry in “Kings”
- John Malkovich joins “Supercon”
- “The Adventures of Tintin 2” is still alive, and Peter Jackson is working on a secret project for Amblin Entertainment.
TRIVIA – Peter Jackson is back! So let’s greet him with some Cinema Squad Trivia!
Develop, Ditch or Turnaround
- Amblin Partners & Michael De Luca to produce adaptation of John Connolly’s sci-fi fantasy novel “The Gates”
- Israeli drama “Bethlehem” to be adapted with Mark Wahlberg set to star and produce for Paramount Pictures.
- J.J. Abrams to produce the animated comedy “The Flamingo Affair”
Closing Segment: Death of the Movie Star?