With music by the legendary Bond composer John Barry, Ann Wilson of Heart contributed the opening credits song “The Best Man in the World” to 1986’s The Golden Child, starring Eddie Murphy.
A possible list of actresses up for Catwoman in The Batman, Snowpiercer moves back to TNT, Dolph Lundgren is coming to CBS with his new Stallone produced action show, a new Treasure Island movie is in the works and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe talk new GI Joe movies, Eddie Murphy becoming Rudy Ray Moore, interactive movies, the insanity of Hobbs & Shaw, The Boys, Legion, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark and more.
Eddie Murphy becomes the legendary Blaxploitation star Rudy Ray Moore as he tries to get the first Dolemite movie made back in 1975 in the upcoming Netflix movie, Dolemite is My Name.
Final Destination is getting a reboot, a Mortal Kombat animated movie may be in the works, Eddie Murphy is returning for Coming to America 2, Dune casts two major villains, the Game of Thrones prequel main cast is revealed and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
DC is developing a New Gods movie with Ava DuVernay, Danny Boyle is directing Bond 25, the Twins sequel may shoot this year, Spike Lee in talks to direct Spider-Man spin-off based on Nightwatch, Shout! Factory gets the rights to 270 Roger Corman movies and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
The Grammy winning soundtrack to Beverly Hills Cop was a massive hit in the summer of 1984, hitting #1 on the charts and featuring hit singles like Glenn Frey’s “The Heat is On” and Patti Labelle’s “New Attitude”.
Along with All Star, Smash Mouth’s cover of The Monkees’ “I’m A Believer” was another hit from the Shrek soundtrack, with Eddie Murphy joining the band in the movie version as Donkey.
Eddie Murphy, Iman, Magic Johnson and Tommy “Tiny” Lister co-star with Michael Jackson for the Egyptian themed epic music video for Remember the Time, directed by John Singleton.
With help from Rick James, Eddie Murphy created the cheesy masterpiece that is Party All the Time, which took 80’s America by storm and hit number 2 on the Billboard charts.