Fox may be rebooting the X-Men universe, Ghost Rider may be getting a bigger role in the MCU, three bad ass martial arts superstars are teaming up, Robert Redford may be retiring from acting and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the future of Spider-Man and the X-Men, the latest from Luc Besson, the new King Kong, Ghostbusters 2016, Doctor Strange (Spoilers!), the many attempts at Human Target and more.
The final time Hugh Jackman will wield the claws finds Logan aka Wolverine in a future time when most of the other mutants are dead but he gets one last task from Professor X, which is to guard a young girl who is “very much like him”.
After two excellent seasons of Fargo, Noah Hawley is bring mutants to FX with next year’s Marvel show Legion, which stars Dan Stevens as David Heller, who believes his schizophrenic but is actually one of the most powerful mutants ever.
There might be a third Mortal Kombat with Christopher Lambert back as Raiden, Kurt Russell’s most iconic 80’s characters are meeting in the comics, Javier Bardem is Frankenstein’s Monster and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about Dan Brown movies, the end of Disney Infinity, the new Power Rangers, World War I, Uncharted, the bizarre Rap/Martial Arts craze of the early 2000’s and much more
Agreeing to a dangerous experiment to try and cure his cancer, mercenary Wade Wilson is instead turned into the scarred but basically indestructible Deadpool and he’s as fast with his guns as he is with his mouth.
Mystique leads the X-Men into battle against Apocalypse and his Horsemen in the final trailer for X-Men: Apocalypse, which also teases the appearance of a certain clawed Canuck.
The world’s first and most powerful mutant, Apocalypse (Oscar Issac), arrives to wipe out humanity with the help of his Horsemen (Psylocke, Magneto, Storm and Angel) and the X-Men are the only ones who can try and stop him in the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse.
Deadpool continued to dominate in it’s second weekend out, becoming the highest grossing movie in the X-Men franchise and quickly rising up the ranks of all time highest grossing R rated films.