Toy Story 4 stayed on top of the box office for another weekend while Annabelle Comes Home had the lowest opening for The Conjuring Universe and Danny Boyle had his highest opening ever with Yesterday.
For this week’s podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe dive into the trailers for the new Charlie’s Angels and Roland Emmerich’s Midway, what if Steven Seagal was cast in Batman 89, the horribly depressing ending of Toy Story 4 (No Spoilers), the new Child’s Play, Keanu’s first starring role and much more.
Chucky returns in a reboot of the 1988 horror classic Child’s Play, as an internet connected “Buddi” doll named Chucky takes his protectiveness of his new owner Andy Barclay to horrifying extremes.
Toy Story 4 opened with the highest opening ever for the series but did not meet Disney’s absurdly inflated expectations while the new Child’s Play also did not meet its modest expectations and Luc Besson’s latest didn’t even open in the top 10.
Both of this weekend’s toy-related movies are fresh according to the critics while the latest from Luc Besson seems poised to crash and burn.
What’s old is new again for June as Men in Black, Child’s Play and Shaft all return in new forms along with Toy Story 4, the final chapter of the X-Men as we know them in Dark Phoenix and more.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe talk about all the news out of Star Wars Celebration, the mixed messages about Swamp Thing, the new Child’s Play, the over the top insanity of Hobbs & Shaw, Game of Thrones, controlling Bear Grylls and more.
A technologically advanced Buddi doll named Chucky goes haywire and goes on a murderous rampage in this summer’s reboot of the Child’s Play franchise.
The cast for Netflix’s live-action Cowboy Bebop series was revealed, Mark Hamill is the new Chucky for the Child’s Play movie, the Akira movie is finally moving forward, Better Call Saul Season 5 is delayed and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe talk Captain Marvel, the 70th annual Emmy Award winners, Cary Fukanaga taking the reigns on Bond 25, The Predator, predict what The 15:17 to Paris is like, the continuing cultural relevancy of Space Jam, Spooky Netflix originals and much more.