Joker remained extremely strong in its second weekend, delivering the best second weekend in October history, while Gemini Man and Jexi failed to deliver and The Addams Family performed slightly above expectations.
Closing out the bloody and ridiculous carnage of Maniac Cop 2, composer Jay Chattaway and Peter Levin delivered the wonderfully cheesy “Maniac Cop Rap” over the end credits, which basically goes over the entire premise of the series with funky beats and ridiculous rhymes.
Legendary character actor Robert Forster passed away at age 78, the Walker, Texas Ranger reboot is heading to The CW, Hulu’s Helstrom finds it’s cast, Training Day is getting a prequel, HBO is getting a Maniac Cop event series and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the show floor and few bits of news coming out of NYCC last weekend, the first episode of The CW’s Batwoman, a couple of chilly Liam Neeson movies, a new Inspector Gadget, Joker, Into the Dark and more.
Explorer and adventurer Emily Blunt hires con artist boat skipper Frank, played by Dwayne Johnson, to take her upriver into the Amazon in search of the legendary Tree of Life in next summer’s rip-roaring action/adventure Jungle Cruise, based on the iconic Disney ride.
Seemingly not the best weekend for new movies in theaters as both Gemini Man and The Addams Family are Rotten according to critics and Jexi was not even shown to critics to review.
Based on Henry James’ classic The Turn of the Screw, Mackenzie Davis plays a nanny hired to watch over two recently orphaned children who she learns harbor some disturbing behavior along with lots of dark secrets in their mansion home.
Chris Pratt and Tom Holland are elf brothers who set out on a quest to possibly bring back their long lost father in the upcoming Pixar movie, Onward.
Hot off the heels of the excellent 1991 live-action movie, The Addams Family started airing on Saturday mornings on ABC in 1992 and ran until November 1993 with 60s Gomez John Astin back to voice the character alongside a slew of 90s cartoon voice acting all-stars.
An ancient demon, Pazuzu travels around the globe killing and/or possessing anyone he comes into contact with, eventually arriving in America to possess young Regan MacNeil.