2020 (and a new decade) kicks off with an apparently terrible new version of The Grudge as the only new movie in theaters this weekend.
When a young girl with a gigantic cache of stolen drugs takes refuge at his VFW bar, Fred (Stephen Lang) and his buddies decide to dust off their old war skills to defend the girl and the bar from a vicious drug dealer and his goons.
Sam Raimi is helping to bring back The Grudge franchise, with a reboot arriving the first weekend of 2020 starring John Cho and Andrea Riseborough as the main characters dealing with a vengeful spirit that is haunting a suburban home.
Ash Williams is coming to Dead by Daylight, Blumhouse is rebooting The Craft, Apple revealed its upcoming streaming service, Angelina Jolie may join the MCU, Joel Cohen putting his spin on Macbeth and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson team up as the ex-Texas Rangers turned “special investigators” who tracked down the infamous Bonnie & Clyde in March’s Netflix Original, The Highwaymen.
A former Mexican federal agent, Isador “Machete” Cortez becomes a mercenary for hire, taking on vicious drug lords, racist politicians, and megalomaniacal supervillains to protect his people and the world.
An android super-soldier, Solo goes against his programming and defends the freedom fighting rebels he was sent in to destroy from the sadistic General Madden and his troops.
Machete is back this September in Machete Kills and Danny Trejo is joined by a colorful cast of characters that includes Antonio Banderas, Amber Heard, Lady Gaga, Cuba Gooding Jr and introducing, Carlos Estevez.
Probably best known for playing Death in Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey, William Sadler has appeared in a number of movies and TV shows, usually as an evil military officer, and most recently appeared as President Ellis in Iron Man 3.
Tons of casting news, DC announces The Dark Knight Returns animated movie, Shadow of the Colossus movie in the works and a biopic of Bond creator Ian Fleming is also on the way, all in this week’s News Shotgun.