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.
Henry Cavill comes to Netflix as monster-hunting Witcher Geralt of Rivia, who finds himself between the various factions of The Continent when his path crosses a powerful sorceress and a young princess.
After tracking down and arresting a notorious serial killer, the police realize he has set plans in motion that will result in more deaths and have to race to stop him in the upcoming thriller Night Hunter.
Paul Rudd joins Ghostbusters 2020, Final Fantasy XIV is getting a live action TV series, you can experience Jerry’s apartment and more from Seinfeld in NYC this fall, The Office is leaving Netflix and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach is solo for a quick podcast that includes the release of the legendary “Nightmare on My Street” music video, a new Penny Dreadful show, Castlevania, the mediocre action of Hunter Killer, Gladiator 2 and more.
Henry Cavill is Geralt of Rivia for Netflix, Rian Johnson and Shane Black have new movies on the way, Designated Survivor is officially saved from cancellation, Beetlejuice is coming to Broadway and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe pay tribute to Burt Reynolds, dissect the new Halloween trailer and discuss the awful sounding sixth Die Hard movie, the upcoming Doom Patrol and Swamp Thing shows, The Witcher, Terrifier, The Purge TV show, Mortal Kombat and more.
The sixth entry in the Mission: Impossible franchise is the first direct sequel of the series, picking up on the events of Rogue Nation as Ethan Hunt and the IMF team try and recover a trio of stolen plutonium orbs that will be used in a series of devastating attacks if not gotten back in time.
After a mission goes bad, one of IMF’s most dangerous foes escapes and threatens the world with stolen nuclear material while the CIA hunts down Ethan Hunt and his team for going against orders yet again in this summer’s Mission: Impossible: Fallout.
The IMF team is back and, once again, seemingly up against their own government and new villains as a mission goes bad in Berlin that results in a large amount of plutonium to go missing and Ethan on the wrong side of the CIA.