Sicario: Day of the Soldado is a decent but wholly unnecessary sequel to Denis Villeneuve’s incredible 2015 thriller that finds Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Tor back in Mexico trying to start a war between two rival cartels.
June closes out with two polar opposite new releases: the gritty thriller sequel to Sicario and the wacky “NBA Stars as old men” comedy Uncle Drew.
Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro are back in the sequel to 2015’s Sicario, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, launching another shady black ops mission to try and incite a war between rival drug cartels.
Following up Denis Villeneuve’s grim and intense Sicario, Sicario 2: Soldado sees Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro returning and given the green light to do whatever it takes to escalate the war against the Mexican cartels.
Episode VIII of the Star Wars saga delivers some bold, exciting and unexpected plot and character choices on top of some visually stunning Star Wars action as Rey tries to get Luke Skywalker to teach her the ways of the Force while the few remaining scraps of the Resistance are in a desperate chase with The First Order.
Check out the bad ass 2003 William Friedkin movie The Hunted in full right here as Tommy Lee Jones takes on his former student Benicio Del Toro, who Jones trained in the art of survival and killing, in the deep woods of Oregon.
Lots of delays and cancellations in the TV world, a monstrous new Marvel comics event, an excellent addition to the upcoming season of Fargo, a possible lead for Shane Black’s new Predator movie and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris discuss Annabelle 2, Matthew McConaughey’s horrible Gold hair, an update to the Resident Evil 7 demo, a Stan Lee action movie, Mr. Sinister, South Park and more.
Survival and combat expert LT Bonham has to track and take down one of his former students who has snapped and is killing people in the forests of Oregon.
Sicario goes wide this weekend while The Martian debuts and both are seemingly among the best movies of the year according to the critics.