Two big properties inspired by games arrive in December with The Witcher starring Henry Cavill hitting Netflix and the sequel Jumanji: The Next Level hitting theaters with The Rock, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan.
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.
Spinning off from the mainline Fast & Furious movies, bickering action duo Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw are pulled back into action by the CIA to track down Deckard’s sister Hattie and the deadly virus she’s carrying before it’s taken by villainous bionic supersoldier Brixton.
Hobbs & Shaw dominated the first weekend of August, but it was only a middle of the road opening for the Fast & Furious franchise and below all the Fast movies since Fast Five.
August explodes into theaters with the Fast & Furious spin-off Hobbs & Shaw, which teams up The Rock and Jason Statham to face off against a genetically enhanced Idris Elba.
The main maestro behind WWE music from the 80s to 2017, Jim Johnston crafted most of the memorable entrance themes for the biggest superstars, including The Rock’s main theme, “Know Your Role”, which also had a version by Method Man.
Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw are forced to work together to save the world from evil super soldier Brixton in the utterly insane and badass looking Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, hitting theaters in August.
Both of this week’s new releases are incredibly well received by critics as the How to Train Your Dragon saga comes to a close with The Hidden World and the story of the WWE’s Paige is told in Fighting with My Family.
Former Marine/FBI agent and current security consultant Will Swayer must infiltrate a burning skyscraper, 225 stories above ground, when his family is trapped inside by criminals.