Godzilla: King of the Monsters is out this week on DVD and Blu-Ray along with the Elton John biopic Rocketman, the horrific return of The Banana Splits, the previous seasons of shows like Into the Badlands and The Flash and more.
Legendary character actor Rutger Hauer passed away, Regal Cinemas is coming out with their own ticket subscription service, Netflix has a ton more Big Mouth on the way, Hulu is developing a Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Five years after the events of Godzilla (2014), all of the “Titans” discovered and contained by Monarch are unleashed, including the only true rival to Godzilla’s alpha predator status, Ghidorah.
Godzilla took over the box office but it was a much lower opening than expected and nowhere near its 2014 predecessor while Rocketman and Ma had solid debuts and Endgame is a hair’s breadth away from taking the All-Time record from Avatar.
May closes out with movies starring Godzilla, Octavia Spencer, and Taron Egerton as Elton John.
Zach and Chris time travel back to 1991 and beyond for Godzilla vs King Ghidorah, as Godzilla battles his greatest nemesis after evil time travelers are able to create Ghidorah by traveling back to World War II.
In between the first and second series of Godzilla films from Toho, Hanna-Barbera acquired the rights to Godzilla and created an animated series that lasted for two season starting in 1978, where Godzilla (and his nephew Godzooky) assisted a research team in battling various threats around the globe.
Having to go to Japan to get his father released from jail, US Navy Lieutenant Ford Brody gets caught in a global disaster when giant MUTO creatures and Godzilla awaken and cause massive destruction in cities across the Pacific.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe dive into Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Will Smith vs Will Smith in Gemini Man, the first official details of Bond 25, the disappointing insanity of Glass, MIB: International and more.
Things look absolutely epic in the sequel to 2014’s Godzilla, as the King needs to defend his throne, and the entire world, from the likes of Ghidrah, Rodan, Mothra, and 14 other new monsters.