A US Marshal in 1879, Sam Chisholm takes a job to free the town of Rose Creek from the grip of evil gold-mining baron Bartholomew Bogue and recruits six other gunslingers to join him in the fight.
Vincent D’Onofrio returns to the Western genre with his Magnificent Seven co-stars Ethan Hawke and Chris Pratt for a new spin on the Billy the Kid story, with Dane Dehaan as Billy the Kid, in The Kid.
An animated Batman/TMNT movie is on the way, The Goldbergs is doing a Highlander episode, Nickelodeon is getting a Star Trek animated series and new versions of All That and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Hulu is getting a bunch of Marvel animated shows, the ridiculously stacked Dune gets a release date and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Sequels dominated the box office with 8 of the top ten movies being follow ups in various franchises with The Equalizer 2 coming out on top, just barely, over Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.
Denzel’s bad ass former CIA agent turned vigilante for hire Robert McCall is back this summer for The Equalizer 2, this time looking for revenge against the people who murdered his friend and fellow former CIA agent, Susan Plummer (Melissa Leo).
Paramount predicts one of their movies next year will already be a disaster, a big addition to Power Rangers, a new 600 episode Simpsons marathon coming to FXX, Dark Tower getting a companion TV series and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
The remake of classic western The Magnificent Seven is up against a colorful group of Storks at the box office this weekend.
Denzel Washington leads a team of gunslingers that includes Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D’Onofrio in Antoine Fuqua’s remake of the classic western The Magnificent Seven.
Jake Gyllenhaal pulls a Christian Bale this summer and goes from gaunt, creepy Lou Bloom of last year’s Nightcrawler to bulked up former boxing champion Billy Hope in Antoine Fuqua’s Southpaw.
With Denzel firmly in bad ass mode, The Equalizer easily took the box office this past weekend with one of the highest ever September openings and a top 3 opening for Denzel and director Antoine Fuqua.