Jean-Claude Van Damme comes to Netflix in July with the upcoming action/comedy The Last Mercenary, where JCVD is a legendary secret agent who comes out of hiding to help his son, who gets his identity stolen by a dangerous terrorist who is looking to use it to make an arms deal that threatens all of France.
Steven Soderbergh returns to the world of heists/crime thrillers for an HBO Max exclusive movie, No Sudden Move, which is set in 1955 Detroit and stars Don Cheadle, Jon Hamm, David Harbour, Benicio Del Toro, and more.
Ed and Lorraine Warren take on an unprecedented case when they try to help prove that a young man named Arne Johnson should be found not guilty of a brutal murder because he was possessed by a demon in the eighth movie in The Conjuring Universe franchise, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, which debuted in theaters and on HBO Max this past weekend.
For Speed 2: Cruise Control, director Jan De Bont wanted the soundtrack full of reggae and Caribbean inspired music to go along with the tropical cruise setting of the movie, which included UK reggae group UB40 performing a cover of Elvis’ “Can’t Help Falling in Love”, which became one of the biggest hits of 1997.
Issa Rae joins the Into The Spider-Verse sequel as Spider-Woman, HBO Max launches an ad-supported cheaper version, FX announces a bunch of premiere dates, an extended version of Super Mario Bros. The Movie is online, Donnie Yen joins John Wick Chapter 4 and more in this week’s News Shotgun.