The Fox era of X-Men comes to a lackluster end after almost 20 years as Dark Phoenix is a boring, lifeless rehash of prior X-Men movie plots and character motivations.
Another weekend of underperformance as Secret Life of Pets 2, despite taking the top spot, was nowhere near the opening of its predecessor while Dark Phoenix ended the Fox X-Men franchise with its lowest opening ever.
The X-Men franchise comes to an underwhelming finale (according to critics) with Dark Phoenix this weekend while Secret Life of Pets 2 and Late Night also arrive in theaters.
With Dark Phoenix seeming like a boring disaster, why not check out the classic first episode of the iconic 1992 X-Men animated series instead? Night of the Sentinels Part 1 is available to watch in the latest edition of Everything Action Theater.
What’s old is new again for June as Men in Black, Child’s Play and Shaft all return in new forms along with Toy Story 4, the final chapter of the X-Men as we know them in Dark Phoenix and more.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the new, spoilery Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, HBO’s upcoming Watchmen show, the first trailer for IT: Chapter Two, Into the Dark, Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night II, Cliffhanger and more.
FX’s wonderfully trippy and endlessly creative X-Men series Legion is wrapping up with the third and final season in June as David Haller deals with the ramifications of his decisions in the previous season and his potential destiny that could end the world.
Jean Grey’s latent powers are unleashed in what is most likely the final chapter of the Fox X-Men saga, Dark Phoenix, arriving in June this summer.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Joe dive into the Day 1 news of NYCC including the details of Jon Favreau’s Star Wars show and the full trailer for Daredevil Season 3 and also discuss the mediocrity of Solo, the Spider-Verse, the backstage drama of Lethal Weapon, The Lost Boys and much more.
After a rescue mission to space results in Jean Grey getting hit by a mysterious cosmic force, the powerful and dangerous entity inside of her, the Phoenix, is awakened and threatens the entire world in the upcoming X-Men movie, Dark Phoenix.