This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss some new developments on recent stories like MoviePass and James Gunn, the new “Popular Film” Oscar, Sonic, American Gladiators, Castle Rock, Venture Bros, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Raw Deal and more.
Cary Fukunaga is back for a new Netflix Original series, Maniac, where Emma Stone and Jonah Hill are patients of an experimental medical trial that involves putting them into alternate reality scenarios, like a Lord of the Ringsesque fantasy, in order to try and “cure” their individual psychological issues.
Two movies based on true events are out to close out September, along with two thrillers that were not screened for critics, which is always a great sign.
One of two songs nominated for Best Original Song from La La Land, City of Stars managed to take the prize as one of La La Land’s six Oscars.
La La Land didn’t dominate quite as thoroughly as predicted going into the Oscars but it still took home 6 awards but Moonlight won Best Picture after perhaps the greatest mistake in the show’s history wrongfully had Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway declaring La La Land the winner first thanks to the wrong card in the envelope.
The casts of Cloak and Dagger and The Runaways were revealed, a new superhero coming to the Arrowverse, Ben Affleck no longer directing The Batman, Denis Villeneuve is officially taking a crack at Dune and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
May closes out with mixed reviews on The Rock’s disaster movie, San Andreas, and what is apparently a new low for Cameron Crowe with Aloha.
Michael Keaton’s latest role hits close to home as he plays an actor best known for playing a superhero in the upcoming black comedy, Birdman.
Zach, Chris and Joe dive into the overstuffed, messy world of Amazing Spider-Man 2 for the latest Everything Action Reviewcast.
Amazing Spider-Man 2 kicks off Summer 2014 but reviews are mixed and split right down the middle.