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.
Damien Chazelle and Ryan Gosling re-team for the story of Neil Armstrong in the lead up to the first moon landing, Slappy is back for more mayhem in Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween and an all-star cast of strangers converge in Bad Times at the El Royale this weekend.
Drew Goddard is finally back behind the camera to follow up Cabin in the Woods with the 60’s set horror(?)/thriller Bad Times at the El Royale.
Seven strangers find themselves at the rundown El Royale hotel near Lake Tahoe, each of them hiding a secret that will put them at odds with the others in the follow-up to Cabin in the Wood from writer/director Drew Goddard.
Netflix and Steven Soderbergh (and screenwriter Scott Frank) team up for a new limited Western drama called Godless, where Jeff Daniels plays a ruthless gang leader who sets his sights on a town called La Belle inhabited solely by women after all the men died in horrific mine accident.
Kingsman: The Secret Service was one of the most pleasant surprises of 2014, a kick ass homage to Roger Moore era Bond that was also completely over the top. The Golden Circle can’t quite live up to the bar set by the first movie but it’s still a fun spy romp as Kingsman teams up with their southern fried American counterparts, Statesman.