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Between The Streams

Between the Streams is your guide to all of the hottest, most important, and (of course) dumbest new developments in streaming and entertainment to recap the week that was. Hosted by Greg Nibler and Ryan Waniata.
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Oct 13, 2017

Do you think Luke or Rey will turn to the Dark Side in Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi?

Star Wars: The Last Jedi theories; Stranger Things Season 2; Happy Death Day; Justice League; The New Mutants; Spawn; The X-Files Season 11; Lore; Mindhunter; Castle Rock; Alias Grace; Creed 2; Bill and Ted 3; Strangers: Prey At Night

Oct 7, 2017

What is the best robot movie of all time?

Pacific Rim's new trailer; Weekend Box Office: Blade Runner 2049, The Florida Project, The Mountain Between Us; Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams; Avatar 2 casting; Westworld 2 rumors; Replicas; Iron Fist and Luke Cage; Dark; Raising Dion; Molly's Game; Good Omens; Bob's Burgers movie; Sonic The Hedgehog; Schitt's Creek; Hugh Hefner Biopic

Sep 29, 2017

Blade Runner 2049 reviews are stellar; What other Sci Fi movie deserves a sequel?

Blade Runner 2049 reviews; Weekend Box Office: American Made, Flatliners; Star Trek Discovery Review; Cleopatra; Annihilation; Venom; Ant-Man and The Wasp villain; Stephen King: IT sequel, The Mist canceled, Gerald's Game, 1922; John Travolta as Gotti; JJ Abrams and Your Name; Han Solo; What Happened To Monday?; Curb Your Enthusiasm; The Electric Grandmother

Sep 22, 2017

What is your favorite TV Show you're watching now? 

Weekend Box Office: The Kingsman The Golden Circle; The Lego Ninjago Movie; Stronger; Battle Of The Sexes; The Deuce; The Orville; American Vandal; GoT Prequels; The Punisher; Terminator 8; Halloween; Darth Vader in Han Solo; The Watchmen; Isle of Dogs; Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan; Tomb Raider; Murder on the Orient Express.

Sep 15, 2017

What is the worst movie you've ever seen? With a new trailer for The Disaster Artist out, which follows the making of The Room, we discuss the worst of the worst.

In addition we cover: Mother!; American Assassin; Star Wars and JJ Abram, Porgs, Snoke; Star Trek: Discovery; Hellboy; Facebook Original Content with Marshawn Lynch; Emmy Predictions; Blade Runner 2049; Downsizing; Red Sparrow; Pacific Rim Uprising; Game of Thrones multiple endings; Nightflyer; Pickle Rick

Sep 13, 2017

What is the best Stephen King movie/tv adaptation ever? We'll discuss that, as IT is now out in theaters to rave reviews!

In addition we cover: Star Wars Directors; Worst Box Office Summer; Disney pulls content from Netflix; Indiana Jones 5; Nurse Ratched prequel series; The Hostiles; Freddie Mercury Biopic; Chris Pine as RFK; The Pope and the High Sparrow; The Outlaw King; Gerald's Game; Dracul prequel; Arrested Development; Orville; The Duece; Narcos Season 3

Sep 1, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio could play the Joker in a standalone film. If not him, who should?; Scorsese Joker Movie; Blade Runner 2045 Shorts; The Force Day; True Detective Season 3; Super Troopers 2; The Defenders Review; Luke Cage Season 2; J.R.R. Tolkien Movie; The First Man Neil Armstrong Biopic; Dick Cheney Biopic; The Shape of Water; Narcos Season 3

  • SCORSESE JOKER MOVIE: It's not set in stone yet, but it looks like he will be directing an origin story. The other rumor; Leonardo DiCaprio as a possible Joker.

  • BLADE RUNNER 2045: There are some very cool shorts being released to showcase the events leading up to the new movie.
  • THE FORCE DAY: Star Wars fans are receiving some cool deals and more details about vehicles in the upcoming movie.
  • TRUE DETECTIVE SEASON 3: It's officially a go and Mahershala Ali has signed as the first star.

  • SUPER TROOPERS 2: The whole Broken Lizard gang is back, with the new movie being released on 4/20/18.

  • THE DEFENDERS and LUKE CAGE SEASON 2: We give a mostly spoiler free review of The Defenders and quick look at Luke Cage and Misty Knight.
  • BIOPIC BLOCK: J.R.R. Tolkien, Neil Armstrong and Dick Cheney of all people are getting movies soon. There is some interesting casting involved, as well.

  • THE SHAPE OF WATER: Guillermo Del Toro's new movie looks absolutely stunning and may even be a surprise origin story.

  • NARCOS SEASON 3: The Cali Cartel takes center stage in the newest season.

Aug 25, 2017

Who will win the Game of Thrones?; Spoiler Rules; Game Of Thrones; IT Clown Parade; DCEU, Batman, Joker Movies; American Horror Story; Stranger Things; Black Mirror; Han Solo Movie; Knight Rider; Starsky and Hutch; Curb Your Enthusiasm; Comrade Detective

  • SPOILER RULES: Greg was blocked on Twitter for lightly complaining about a famous person posting spoilers.

  • GAME OF THRONES: There ARE SPOILERS if you're not up to date on Game of Thrones. We discuss who what's happened and try to guess who will ultimately win.
  • IT CLOWN PARADE: Alamo Draft has taken a suggestion from a troll and will be having a clown only screening of IT.
  • DCEU: The Batman movie will not be in the universe and only one of two planned Joker movies will be. It's confusing and we try to make sense of it.

  • AMERICAN HORROR STORY: The them is Cult for the seventh season and seems to revolve around a possible clown group. Also, this is Ryan's worst nightmare.

  • STRANGER THINGS: We've found out some more details on Season 2 and we also now know how many seasons there will be total.

  • BLACK MIRROR: Netflix has said we will get season 4 by the end of the year and they've release a teaser with the episode titles.

  • HAN SOLO MOVIE: A prominent Actor has had his scenes removed from the upcoming movie.

  • REBOOT RECAP: Knight Rider may be getting a comedy turn and James Gunn takes aim at a Starsky and Hutch reboot.

  • CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM: Larry David returns on October 1st.

  • BETWEEN THE CRACKS: COMRADE DETECTIVE: The concept is strange, but the result is hilarious for this Amazon series. It's another success for Channing Tatum.
Aug 19, 2017

Obi-Wan Kenobi will like have a solo movie; What Star Wars character should also get one?; Weekend Box Office: Hitman's Bodyguard, Lucky Logan; Daniel Craig Bond; The Defenders; The Punisher; Thor: Ragnarok; Gremlins 3; The Jetsons; Blade Runner: The Final Cut; Moviepass; Apple Content; Molly's Game; Louis CK Movie; Tom Cruise MI: 6; LBJ; Ozark; Difficult People

  • OBI-WAN KENOBI SOLO MOVIE: It's almost confirmed that we will get some kind of standalone movie about Ben Kenobi. The questions are what era of Ben and who will play him?

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: The Hitman's Bodyguard aka a buddy movie. Plus, Ryan gives a review of Lucky Logan.
  • JAMES BOND: Daniel Craig has confirmed that he will be returning for a 5th turn as Bond.

  • THE DEFENDERS: Finally, the four Marvel Netflix characters are united. Also, we get a quick teaser for the upcoming The Punisher series!

  • THOR: RAGNAROK: The Japanese trailer is out showing more of Dr. Strange and the return of Odin.

  • GREMLINS 3: It appears that Gremlins 3 is actually going to happen, with a return to the classic Gremlins roots.

  • THE JETSONS: Set in the future, the cartoon is now becoming a live-action, multi-camera sitcom to appear on ABC.

  • BLADE RUNNER: THE FINAL CUT: Alamo Theaters will be showing the final cut version in 4K.

  • MOVIEPASS: Potentially up to 30 movies in the theater, for $10 a month? Sign us up now.

  • APPLE CONTENT: Apple has announced they are investing $1 billion to acquire original streaming content.
  • MOLLY'S GAME: Aaron Sorkin is bringing the true story of a professional skier, who moonlighted running a high stakes gambling ring.

  • LOUIS CK: He has surprised everyone with a new black and white movie, with an allstar cast.

  • TOM CRUISE: An injury on set, means that we may have a delay in the next Mission Impossible movie.
  • LBJ: This new Rob Reiner film is prime Oscar material, with Woody Harrelson playing Lyndon Johnson

  • OZARK: If you've missed this new Jason Bateman show on Netflix, give it a go. It's dark and fantastic.
Aug 11, 2017

What comic book character deserves their own movie/TV series next?; Star Wars Alien Races; Weekend Box Office: Annabelle: Creation, Dunkirk; Disney/Netflix Split; Netflix acquires Millarworld; Deadpool 2; Cowboy Ninja Viking; Flashpoint; Milla Jovovich; Carnage; Avatar Villains

  • WHAT COMIC BOOK CHARACTER DESERVES THEIR OWN MOVIE/TV SERIES NEXT?: With so many new characters getting movies, we cover some of the more obscure titles that will be coming to the screen.

  • STAR WARS ALIENS: We find out about two more species of Aliens on Luke's planets, plus some more information about Snoke.
  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Annabelle: Creation; Dunkirk in 70mm.

  • NETFLIX ACQUIRES MILLARWORLD: We cover some of the more interesting catalogs that might make into the Netflix roster of Movies/TV series.

  • DEADPOOL 2: We finally have a look at Josh Brolin's Cable.

  • COWBOY NINJA VIKING: Chris Pratt will star in this movie, causing us ask whether comic movies have jumped the shark, or he has.

  • FLASHPOINT: Flash will have a guest star in Wonder Woman in his upcoming movie.

  • HELLBOY: Milla Jovovich has signed on to play The Blood Queen.

  • CARNAGE: Casting for the Venom movie is in full force.

  • AVATAR VILLAINS: They are all coming back for the upcoming sequel....even though they died in the last one.
Aug 4, 2017

What upcoming Marvel Movie/TV Show are you most excited about?; Weekend Box Office: The Dark Tower; Detroit; Wind River; Top Five Marvel announcements from Comic-Con; Wonder Woman; Westworld; Wrath of Khan; Star Wars; Reboot Recap: Death Wish; Miami Vice; Hellboy; Karate Kid; Suburbicon; What Happened To Monday?; Mindhunter; Narcos; Wet Hot American Summer; The Mick

  • WHAT UPCOMING MARVEL MOVIE/TV SHOW ARE YOU MOST EXCITED ABOUT?: We cover some of the top Comic-Con announcements, including Black Panther, Infinity Wars, The Defenders, The Punisher, Thor

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: The Dark Tower; Detroit; Wind River.

  • DC MOVIE NEWS: Wonder Woman Season 2; Upcoming DC releases.

  • WESTWORLD SEASON 2: Some plot points are revealed in the latest trailer.

  • STAR TREK II: Wrath of Khan is being re-released for the 35th anniversary. So...who was the best Khan?

  • STAR WARS EPISODE IX: A new writer is taking a look at the script for the 9th episode.

  • REBOOT RECAP: Death Wish; Miami Vice; Hellboy; Karate Kid's Cobra Kai.

  • SUBURBICON: The Coen Brothers will finally release a movie for the script they've been working on for 30+ years.

  • NETFLIX: What happened to Monday?; Mindhunter; Narcos Season 3; Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later.

  • BETWEEN THE CRACKS: THE MICK: Kaitlin Olson stars in this series and it's incredibly funny.

Jul 29, 2017

Ryan is out this week, so we are continuing our look back at past episodes! In this one from much simpler times last year, we discuss the new Spider-Man: Homecoming poster, Star Trek Discovery, The Arrival and much more. Back with new episodes, next week!

BREAKING MARVEL NEWS: A new poster is out for Spider-Man: Homecoming, and more details about casting, including his new leading lady being Zendaya, Marvel gets another series off the ground with The Runaways on Hulu, and Kyle Chandler may join Deadpool 2.

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE PREVIEW: Ryan gives us an inside look into Laika Studios and the stellar new movie Kubo and the Two Strings. Ben Hur looks lackluster and the reviews confirm it. War Dogs and Imperium also debut this weekend.

Star Trek Discovery reveals more, The Arrival trailer brings a different kind of alien movie, Jared Leto joins Blade Runner, a possible The Big Lebowski spin-off, a review of HBO's Vice Principals and Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly team up for Holmes & Watson.

Jul 21, 2017

Ryan is out for the next two weeks, so we thought we'd take a look back at our very first Pilot Episode! On this one we discussed the mysteries of Game of Thrones Season 6, Jon Snow, House Of Cards and many other things that have come to pass. It's actually a fascinating look at how much changes in pop culture in one year or so and how much the show has grown!

Jul 15, 2017

Game of Thrones is back; who will ultimately survive?; War For The Planet Of The Apes; Suicide Squad 2; Justice League; Avatar Sequels; Luke Cage Season 2; Ozark; Safe; Bumblebee Movie; Westworld Season 2; The Deuce; The Tick; Daniel Craig; Joe Pesci; Between The Cracks: Tour De Pharmacy

  • WHO WILL WIN THE GAME OF THRONES?: With Season 7 airing this weekend, we cover some of the biggest rumors out there.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: War For The Planet Of The Apes may be the best installment yet in the prequel series. 

  • DC MOVIE NEWS: Suicide Squad 2 might finally have a director and we get another look at Justice League and Batman's....curious suit.

  • AVATAR: Not one, not two, not three, but FOUR Avatar sequels are in the works.

  • LUKE CAGE SEASON 2: We have a director for the first episode and more news on new characters for next year's season.

  • OZARK: Jason Bateman takes on a serious role with Laura Linney, in this series that details former drug dealer accountants.

  • SAFE: Michael C. Hall returns to a TV series on Netflix, with Safe.

  • BUMBLEBEE MOVIE: The Transformers are going the prequel route, with this 80s tale of Bumblebee.

  • WESTWORLD SEASON 2: With a great website showcasing Westworld, we now have a brief look at the next season.

  • THE DEUCE: James Franco will play the roll of twins, in the HBO Series, set in 80s New York.

  • THE TICK: The strange pseudo-superhero is back in a live-action series on Amazon Prime.

  • CASTING NEWS: Daniel Craig may actually be returning to the Bond series and both Joe Pesci and Ray Romano sign on for The Irishman
  • BETWEEN THE STREAMS: TOUR DE PHARMACY: This cycling mockumentary is crass, R-rated and absolutely hilarious. It's a recommendation for HBO On Demand.
Jul 7, 2017

What is the greatest superhero movie ever?; Spider-Man accolades; Marvel Cinematic Universe future; Baby Driver 2; GLOW; Assassin's Creed animated series; Netflix Docu-series; Mayans MC; Top Gun 2; Heathers TV Series; True Detective Season 3; Geostorm; Game of Thrones Exhibit

  • WHAT IS THE GREATEST SUPERHERO MOVIE EVER?: With the release of Spider-Man: Homecoming, we now have a new debate about the greatest superhero adaptation ever.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Other than Spider-Man, A Ghost Story may be the only new option.

  • MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE: Marvel has announced that Avengers 4 will be the last movie in the in the 22 episode story arc. What does this mean for the future? We discuss that and Captain Marvel's upcoming movie.

  • BABY DRIVER: With the success of the strangely named car movie, comes the announcement that a Baby Driver 2 could be in the works.

  • GLOW: The new series on Netflix is absolutely outstanding and Greg provides a spoiler-free review.

  • ASSASSIN'S CREED ANIMATED: The creator of the Castlevania animated series on Netflix is reportedly working on Assassin's Creed series. Could animated be the way to finally get a TV/Movie adaptation correct?

  • NETFLIX DOCUMENTARIES AND HISTORICAL SERIES: Icarus is out on August 4th, covering the incredible Russian athlete doping scandal. Then, a Central Park Five series is also, in the works.

  • MAYANS MC: The Sons of Anarchy spinoff is still on it's way, but not without some rewrites and apparently recasting of the pilot episode.

  • TOP GUN 2: The release date for the upcoming sequel has been announced.

  • HEATHERS TV SERIES: The cult favorite is getting a television series, with a few changes to the main cast. Selma Blair has also been cast as a lead in the series.

  • TRUE DETECTIVE SEASON 3: Luke Cage and Moonlight actor Mahershala Ali is reportedly in talks to take a lead role in the new season.

  • GEOSTORM: This appears to be the combination of every disaster movie that has ever been made.
  • GAME OF THRONES EXHIBIT: An exhibition of Westeros is about to go on tour, allowing people to further experience the world of GOT.
Jun 30, 2017

Rick and Morty have announced their return, which leads to a discussion of our favorite animated series ever. Plus: Baby Driver; Despicable Me 3; Okja; The House; Han Solo troubles; Jumanji; Batman Hitchcock; Inhumans; Sense8; Everything Sucks; She's Gotta Have It; Tremors TV Series; AD Astra; Greatest Showman

  • WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ANIMATED TV SERIES?: Rick and Morty have announced their return and Greg admits his shame of having just started watching the series. 

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Baby Driver; Despicable Me 3; Okja; The House

  • HAN SOLO TROUBLES: The two co-directors were let go (fired) and now Ron Howard has stepped in. Does this spell trouble for the Star Wars story?

  • JUMANJI REMAKE/SEQUEL: We were hesitant to get on board with the original announcement. Now that we've seen the trailer...we have changed our minds.

  • BATMAN TAKE: Reports are out that the upcoming solo Batman film will take a more Hitchcock-ian spin.

  • THE INHUMANS: We finally have a trailer for the next big Marvel television series. The characters are a little less known, but it might possibly work.

  • SENSE8 GETS A FINALLY: Netflix has listened to the fans of Sense8 and after cancelling the series, will now have a 2 hour movie wrap-up.

  • EVERYTHING SUCKS: Coming out in 2018, this series will feature a high school in 1996 Oregon.

  • SHE'S GOTTA HAVE IT:Spike Lee will be bringing his 1986 film to live as a television series on Netflix.

  • TREMORS TO TV: We've been hearing about it for 2 years, but Kevin Bacon has officially announced he is returning for a 10-episode series based on the original campy horror movie.

  • AD ASTRA: It's a space movie, where Tommy Lee Jones goes missing and Brad Pitt plays his son, that goes looking for him.

  • GREATEST SHOWMAN: The success of LA LA Land, may be leading to a Hollywood musical renaissance. Hugh Jackman will lead the cast of this take on PT Barnum's rise.
Jun 17, 2017

 

With the send of season one of The Handmaid's Tale, we debate what is the best dystopian movie/tv series of all time. Plus: Cars 3; All Eyez On Me; Rough Night; 47 Meters Down; Book of Henry; X-Men: Dark Phoenix; Spider-Man: Homecoming Trilogy; Flatliners; Netflix surpasses Cable; Friends From College; Kimmy Schmidt; Ballers; Inside Game Of Thrones; Hulu VR; American Crime Story: Gianni Versace; Conjuring 2 spinoffs; Between The Cracks: The Good Place

  • WHAT IS THE GREATEST DYSTOPIAN MOVIE/TV SERIES EVER: Season one of The Handmaid's Tale is over and with that we discuss the pressing issue of best depressing shows.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Cars 3; All Eyez On Me; Rough Night; 47 Meters Down; Book of Henry

  • X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX: Jessica Chastain is rumored to be playing the villain in the sequel to X-Men: Apocalypse. 

  • SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING: Tom Holland inadvertently announced that the Spider-Man movies will be a trilogy.

  • FLATLINERS: Yet another 90's movie is getting a reboot, this time with Flatliners. There were also be a cameo from one of the original cast members. 

  • NETFLIX SURPASSES CABLE: In a surprising first, Netflix now has more subscribers than traditional cable.

  • FRIENDS FROM COLLEGE: A star-lineup heads this new comedy from the creator of Forgetting Sarah Marshall.

  • KIMMY SCHMIDT: Despite other series getting cancelled, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is on for Season 4.

  • BALLERS: Ballers has been the most viewed comedy from HBO in the last decade.

  • INSIDE GAME OF THRONES: A new 100 minute documentary is out showing the behind-the-scenes of the special effects for Game of Thrones.

  • HULU VR SERIES: A choose-your-own-adventure style of comedy series in Virtual Reality is coming to Hulu.

  • AMERICAN CRIME STORY: GIANNI VERSACE: The Katrina series has been delayed from season 2, being replaced by the story of the assassination of Versace.
  • THE CONJURING: There are three more spinoffs planned for the hit horror movie.
  • BETWEEN THE CRACKS: THE GOOD PLACE: This series is on Hulu, starring Kristen Bell, as she mistakenly goes to heaven.
Jun 9, 2017

Are there too many Cinematic Universes?; The Mummy; Dark Universe; It Comes At Night; My Cousin Rachel; Meagen Leavey; Black Panther; Transformers 5; Hellboy Feud; Cowboy Bebop; The House; GoT; Al Pacino/Joe Paterno; Coco; Made In America

  • IS UNIVERSAL'S CINEMATIC UNIVERSE ALREADY CRASHING? The Mummy is supposed to be the jumping off point of Universal's Dark Universe. However, terrible reviews may put that in jeopardy. We go through all of the many, many, many, Cinematic Universes currently being made.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: It Comes At Night; My Cousin Rachel; Meagen Leavey.

  • BLACK PANTHER: A new poster and promises of a new trailer during the NBA Finals, give us more of a look at T'Challa.

  • TRANSFORMERS 5: A lot of drama, a robot butler, a robot dragon, Mark Wahlberg and more drama.

  • HELLBOY FEUD: Patton Oswalt came to the rescue and defused a burgeoning feud between David Harbour and Ron Pearlman, by supplying a lot of scotch.

  • COWBOY BEBOP: Fans are in an uproar as plans are announced to turn the anime franchise into a live-action TV series.

  • THE HOUSE: Will Ferrel and Amy Poehler team up in the comedy about a couple that starts a casino in their neighbors basement.

  • GAME OF THRONES: The seasons will be much shorter, but the episodes will go to record lengths.

  • AL PACINO/JOE PATERNO: Al Pacino has been cast to play Joe Paterno in an HBO film about the last days of the PSU Coach.

  • COCO: Pixar released a trailer for their November animated feature.

  • MADE IN AMERICA: It looks a lot like Blow, but Tom Cruise will be playing a drug smuggler who turned into a CIA informant.

Jun 2, 2017

Game of Thrones delay; Wonder Woman; Weekend Box Office: Captain Underpants, I, Daniel Blake, Handsome Devil, Dean; Uncharted; Godzilla; Carpool Karaoke; Kevin Hart/T.I. on Showtime; Stranger Things; Netflix Cancellations; Murder on the Orient Express; Trust; Logan Lucky; Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia

  • GAME OF THRONES MAY PUSH FINAL SEASON BACK TO 2019; WORTH THE WAIT?: With the implication that the final season of 6 episodes may be pushed back 2 years, we ponder whether or not people will lose interest after that amount of time.

  • WONDER WOMAN IS FANTASTIC: Ryan gives a spoiler-free review of the clear box-office winner and the first critically acclaimed hit for the DC Universe.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Captain Underpants; I, Daniel Blake; Handsome Devil; Dean.

  • UNCHARTED MOVIE: A casting decision has been made on the movie version of the video game franchise. Surprisingly they are going much younger than originally though, but it could be genius.

  • GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS: This is another movie that's a long way from seeing the theater, but it seems like every week, someone new is cast in it.

  • APPLE CARPOOL KARAOKE: A release date has been given for this new spin on James Corden's Carpool Karaoke, which will feature the matching of various stars together.

  • KEVIN HART/T.I. ON SHOWTIME: The duo is pairing up to produce a new series on Showtime, based around the comedic side of the music business.

  • STRANGER THINGS: The monsters will be bigger and stronger than the demegorgon, per the shows Producers.

  • NETFLIX CANCELLATIONS: It seems rare, but Netflix has started cancelling some series after they get a couple of seasons. Sense8 is the latest to get chopped.

  • MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS: Ryan is excited about this Agatha Christie adaption, featuring Daisy Ridley, Michelle Pfeifer, Judy Dench, Willem Dafoe, Kenneth Branaugh and others.

  • TRUST ON FX: With Brendan Fraser cast as the lead, this series will tell the true story of the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III.

  • LOGAN LUCKY: Adam Driver and Channing Tatum are cast as hillbillies that plot a heist, with Daniel Craig. Enough said.
  • BETWEEN THE CRACKS: WILD AND WONDERFUL WHITES OF WEST VIRGINIA: This documentary follows a year in the life of the Whites and their crazy lifestyle as they harass local authorities and yet are celebrities in their own right.
May 26, 2017

Top Gun 2; Pirates of the Caribbean; Baywatch; The Jetsons; Charlie's Angels; Star Wars: The Last Jedi; Universal's Dark Universe; War Machine; Game of Thrones; Veep and Silicon Valley; X-Men New Mutants; Ellen Degeneres; Castlevania; Bloodline

  • TOP GUN 2 IS HAPPENING. IS THIS A GOOD, OR BAD IDEA?: Tom Cruise confirmed it, we are getting a sequel to Top Gun. This time, it will have something to do with drones. Are you on board, or should this be a big no?

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Pirates of the Caribbean 19: Dead Men Tell No Tales and Baywatch are the biggest new releases in the theater this weekend.

  • REBOOT RECAP: The Jetsons has been confirmed by Warner Bros. for a big screen adaptation. Also, Charlie's Angels is coming back, with Elizabeth Banks directing.

  • STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI: Benicio Del Toro's mystery character and Laura Dern both had set pictures released this week.

  • UNIVERSAL'S DARK UNIVERSE: The upcoming The Mummy movie will be the first in a series of monster movies, released by Universal. Among the actors, Johnny Depp will play The Invisible Man and Javier Bardem will be Frankenstein's monster.

  • WAR MACHINE: The farcical war movie is out this weekend on Netflix, with Brad Pitt playing a surly officer.

  • GAME OF THRONES: The latest trailer showcases each side of the impending wars, all as Winter is Coming.

  • VEEP AND SILICON VALLEY GET NEW SEASONS: HBO renewed both of the hit comedies, however Silicon Valley will be continuing on with the departing TJ Miller.

  • X-MEN NEW MUTANTS: The spin-off will be released in 2018 with a different twist; it will be a horror movie.

  • ELLEN DEGENERES: Netflix bought the rights to her first stand up special in 15 years, for a reported $40 million!

  • CASTLEVANIA: The classic video game is finally coming to Netflix as an animated series.

  • BLOODLINE SEASON 3: Greg provides a spoiler-free review of the series and season 3 in particular.
May 20, 2017

What Sitcom would you like to see revived?; Alien Covenant; Wakefield; Ridley Scott TNT; Orville; Aquaman; Viper; Okja; Arrested Development; Roseanne; X-Men The Gifted; Witcher; The Dark Crystal; Twin Peaks

  • WHAT SITCOM WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE REVIVED?: In the wake of Roseanne getting another run, we ask the important question of what other series should get the same treatment.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Alien Covenant finally hits theaters and an interesting new movie called Wakefield with Bryan Cranston.

  • RIDLEY SCOTT TO DEVELOP FOR TNT: He is signed on to develop a block of programming, including an hour-long series and some shorter programs.

  • ORVILLE: Seth MacFarlane created and stars in a new spoof of Star Trek series.

  • NEW AQUAMAN: We get our first look at Amber Heard in her costume for the upcoming Aquaman Movie.

  • VIPER GETS AN ACTOR: In a swift move, Sony announces that Tom Hardy will in fact be the new Viper.

  • OKJA: A new Netflix movie will star Tilda Swinton and....a CGI Pig/Hippo/Dog/Monster thing.

  • ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT:Season 5 is officially on, per Jason Bateman and this one will be a marked change from Season 4.

  • X-MEN SPINOFF GIFTED: A trailer was released for the upcoming X-Men television series and it's a little.....well it looks rather plain.

  • WITCHER SERIES: The popular Easter European book and video game series is coming to Netflix as a television series.

  • THE DARK CRYSTAL: One of the most exciting series in a while, Jim Henson Studios is bringing a prequel series to Netflix!

  • TWIN PEAKS: After over 25 years off the air, the strange people of Twin Peaks return, this time to Showtime.

 

 

May 12, 2017

What is the greatest SNL impression ever?; Weekend Box Office: King Arthur, Snatched, Lowriders; Bladerunner 2049; Alien Convenant; Stranger Things 2; IT; Deadpool animated; Hellboy; Black Lightning; GOT meets X-Men; Jackie Chan and Sylvester Stallone

  • WHAT IS THE GREATEST IMPRESSION ON SNL EVER?: With Melissa McCarthy set to host SNL this weekend, we attempt to tackle a question for which there is no correct answer.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: King Arthur gets Guy Ritchie'd, Snatched w/ Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn and Lowriders.

  • BLADERUNNER 2049: Beautifully shot, this sequel to 1982's Bladerunner is starting to look incredible.

  • ALIEN COVENANT: The marketing machine for this movie has been running at full speed for months, but the time is almost upon us. The director gave some insight into why the Xenomorph features prominently.

  • STRANGER THINGS 2: Some hints from the set are leaking out, including details about Will and even news about Season 3.

  • IT: Another trailer is out and another terrifying view of Pennywise, as the kids venture into the sewer.

  • DEADPOOL ANIMATED SERIES: Donald Glover and his brother Stephen are bringing a 10-episode animated series of the Merc with the Mouth to FXX.

  • HELLBOY: It's not going to be a sequel, but it does appear Hellboy is returning to the big screen. The rumor is that David Harbour will be playing the demon.

  • BLACK LIGHTNING: DC is continuing to bring series to CW, with the lesser known superhero Black Lightning.

  • GOT MEETS X-MEN: Massie Williams is joining Sophie Turner by becoming a mutant in a new film about New Mutants. She'll be playing Wolfsbane, while Anya Taylor-Joy is playing Magik.

  • JACKIE CHAN and SYLVESTER STALLONE: Apparently these two have never teamed up for a movie before, bu that is about to end. It will be called Ex-Baghdad and is of course an action thriller.

 

 

May 6, 2017

What TV Series have lasted longer than they should?; Star Wars Machete modified; Weekend Box Office: GOTG 2, Chuck; The Dark Tower; The Defenders; The Housemaid's Tale; House of Cards; The Outlaw King; Godzilla vs. King Kong; Devito & Goldblum; Gears of War movie; The Happytime Murders

  • WHAT TV SERIES WENT ON LONGER THAN IT SHOULD HAVE? It seems to be a common occurrence. A show has a great season or two and then decides to keep pushing the show to a much longer run than needed.

  • STAR WARS MACHETE - MODIFIED: By now a lot of people are aware of the "Machete" method of watching Star Wars, as IV, V, II, III, VI. However, DT has come up with a whole new list.

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE: Guardians of the Galaxy 2 looks dominate and Ryan provides a spoiler-free review. Chuck also looks very interesting, telling the true origin story of Rocky.

  • THE DARK TOWER: We'll break down the trailer, speculate as to where it sits in relation to the books and fill you in on some Easter Eggs hidden within it.

  • THE DEFENDERS: All four of Marvel's Netflix superheros are in action together for the first time.

  • THE HANDMAID'S TALE: Set in a not-so-distant, dystopian future, this series deals with some very heavy topics. However, the acting and writing is truly phenomenal.

  • HOUSE OF CARDS SEASON 5: This was the precipice for our overall question today. We'll debate whether a Season 5 of House of Cards was necessary. (or 3...or 4...)

  • THE OUTLAW KING: Fans of historical biopics will be excited to see this story of Robert the Bruce of Scotland come to life. Chris Pine and Ben Foster are also set to star.

  • GODZILLA VS. KING KONG: We finally have a date and schedule for the release of the next movies, culminating in the epic showdown between these two monsters.

  • DEVITO & GOLDBLUM: These two legends are teaming up for a future comedy series from Amazon and we could not be more excited.

  • GEARS OF WAR MOVIE: The person behind writing the next 4 sequels to Avatar, will be penning the script for Gears of War. Do we need another video game movie?

  • THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS: Melissa McCarthy, Jim Henson Studios, Muppets, the seedy underbelly of LA and series of puppet murders. Nothing more needs to be said, except we're ready to watch.

Apr 28, 2017

Star Trek: Discovery; The Circle; How To Be A Latin Lover; Sleight; Star Wars IX and spinoffs; Indiana Jones 5; World War Z 2; M. Knight Shyamalan Sequel; The Great Outdoors; The Tick; Roseanne; Disney Live Action movies; The Vampire Chronicles; Madonna Biopic; Apple Music TV; Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Ceremony; Between The Cracks: The Nobodies.

  • STAR TREK: DISCOVERY: Development has been pushed back yet again on this bold new Stark Trek series, now without even a concrete release date. Will this series ever get made?

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE PREVIEW: The Circle; How To Be A Latin Lover; Sleight

  • STAR WARS IX and INDIANA JONES 5: Release dates were announced for these upcoming sequels this week. The question that remains is what Disney will do afterward. Are there any characters deserving of an origin story?

  • WORLD WAR Z 2: Zombies are still getting play in the theaters and we now have a director attached to this sequel

  • M. KNIGHT SHYAMALAN: This is a spoiler if you haven't seen Split, so I'll leave it at that. Don't Worry! We gave a spoiler alert and it's only a couple of minutes.

  • REBOOT RECAP: The Great Outdoors; The Tick; Roseanne.

  • DISNEY LIVE ACTION: After the success of Beauty and the Beast, Disney has big plans for live-action versions of their animated films.

  • THE VAMPIRE CHRONICLES: A very promising movie starring Jared Leto has reportedly been scrapped, for a reboot of the Anne Rice books/movies. The new plan: a television series.

  • MADONNA BIOPIC: A script is being pushed around Hollywood right now that would detail the rise of Madonna. Madonna herself however, is NOT a fan.

  • APPLE MUSIC TV: It seems odd that a music service would launch video series, but Apple has a lot of them in the works.

  • ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME: The ceremony was filmed earlier this year, but will air this weekend with performances by Pearl Jam and honors for Tupac, Prince, ELO and more.

  • LABRYINTH SEQUEL: The classic fantasy film from George Lucas and Jim Henson is getting a sequel, over 30 years after the original. Good idea, or bad?

  • BETWEEN THE CRACKS: THE NOBODIES: This new series on TV LAND is full of star power and is pretty damn hilarious.

Apr 21, 2017

The Fast and the Furious spin-off; The Lost City of Z; Free Fire; Phoenix Forgotten; Captain Marve; Cloak and Dagger; Aladdin; Fahrenheit 451; Carmen Sandiego; Girlboss; The Keepers; Bloodline; Adam Sandler; Labyrinth; X-Files

  • THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS SPIN-OFF: After eight total movies, plans are now in the works for a spin-off of the Fast and the Furious franchise. Is this one spin-off too many, or something you're excited for?

  • WEEKEND BOX OFFICE PREVIEW: The Lost City of Z; Free Fire; Phoenix Forgotten.

  • CAPTAIN MARVEL: After months of speculation, the director(s) for the new Captain Marvel movie have been chosen and they are surprising. Also, we'll detail a little more about this all-powerful Marvel character.

  • CLOAK AND DAGGER: Marvel continues their expansion on the television side with a new trailer for Cloak and Dagger. How this will tie-in is a little unclear, but this one is definitely targeted towards teens.

  • DISNEY LIVE ACTION MOVIES: Yet another Disney movie is getting the live-action treatment, this time it's Aladdin. Will Smith is currently in talks to play the Genie, but is he the best candidate?

  • FAHRANHEIT 451: The classic dystopian novel from Ray Bradbury is getting a new HBO Television movie. Michael B. Jordan is the being touted as the lead.

  • CARMEN SAN DIEGO: Netflix is bringing another 80s series back to life, with Carmen Sandiego. This version is being called a “fresh take” on the series.

  • GIRLBOSS: Britt Robertson stars in this series based on the book by Sophia Amoruso. It may not be for all audiences, but it is well done.

  • THE KEEPERS: If you liked Making a Murderer, you will definitely be interested in this new doc series, detailing the death of a nun in 1960s Baltimore.

  • BLOODLINE SEASON 3: The Rayburn family is coming back for a final season, which means it's a good time to binge-watch the previous episodes, if you haven't already.

  • ADAM SANDLER: Netflix unveiled some mind-boggling statistics, regarding subscriber habits and Sandler movies. The result: 4 more movies.

  • LABRYINTH SEQUEL: The classic fantasy film from George Lucas and Jim Henson is getting a sequel, over 30 years after the original. Good idea, or bad?

  • X-FILES: The whole gang is back! Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny and show creator Chris Carter will be back on screens later this year.

 

 

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