Even though 2013’s GI Joe: Retaliation was a pretty significant step-up from its predecessor, Rise of Cobra, Paramount and Hasbro decided to start from scratch with Snake Eyes: GI Joe Origins but it doesn’t generate the same level of optimism as Bumblebee did for the Transformers franchise.
The Fear Street trilogy comes to a close with the third and final chapter, 1666, where 1994’s Deena experiences the truth about what happened to Sarah Fier and comes up with a plan to end the curse once for all to free Shadyside from the horror and trauma it has experienced for centuries.
25 years after the original Space Jam became a favorite of 90s kids everywhere, Space Jam is back with A New Legacy as Lebron James teams with the Looney Tunes to win a basketball game against an evil Warner Bros AI called Al G. Rhythm, who has taken Lebron and his son Dom captive in the digital “WB Serververse” where all WB IP resides.
Netflix’s horror trilogy Fear Street continues with Part Two: 1978, which reveals the horrific summer massacre that occurred at Camp Nightwing and how it may offer a chance for the 1994 crew to free their friend Sam from the clutches of the evil witch Sarah Fier.
Resident Evil comes to Netflix with the limited anime series Infinite Darkness, set between Resident Evil 4 and 5, where Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield uncover a conspiracy to sell bioweapons for use in warzones that involves a military unit called the Mad Dogs and possibly higher-ups in the US government.
Netflix brings RL Stine’s Fear Street universe to life with big trilogy event kicking off this past weekend with Fear Street 1994, which sees a group of teens in the titular year trying to survive a group of killers from the sordid past of their town of Shadyside, which legend has it is cursed by the vengeful spirit of a witch.
Prime Video offered up summer blockbuster thrills this past weekend with The Tomorrow War, which is solid, mindless fun if you don’t think too hard about the logistics of the time travel or strategy of the future to fight their war against an alien invasion.