Legendary character actor Robert Forster passed away at age 78, the Walker, Texas Ranger reboot is heading to The CW, Hulu’s Helstrom finds it’s cast, Training Day is getting a prequel, HBO is getting a Maniac Cop event series and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
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 insanity of Crank is available in the highest quality it’s ever been, 4K Blu-Ray, this week along with the final chapter of the How to Train Your Dragon series, disaster classic Earthquake and more.
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.
One of the last big blockbusters of Summer 2018, Jason Statham battles a gigantic, prehistoric shark in The Meg, loosely based on the pulpy horror novel by Steve Alten.
Blowing past even the most optimistic expectations, The Meg took the top spot at the box office with over $45 million, which gave Jason Statham his best non-Fast & Furious opening of all time.
Jason Statham battles a giant shark, Slender Man is unleashed, doggy romantic comedy shenanigans abound and a real-life sting operation against the KKK are all highlighted in this weekend’s new releases.
When his mentor is captured, mercenary Danny Bryce must conduct a series of assassinations to get him out but, his targets are SAS, which draws the attention of ruthless SAS agent Spike Logan.