To go along with the musical biopic La Bamba, which starred Lou Diamond Phillips as rock star Ritchie Valens, Los Lobos performed a number of covers for the movie’s soundtrack, including their version of Valens’ biggest hit, “La Bamba”, and made a music video for the song as well.
Director Joshua Tsui, who worked on the Mortal Kombat franchise and was the model for Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat IV, is bringing the over the top story of Midway Games and their legendary arcade catalog to Alamo Drafthouse on Demand and select theaters with the documentary Insert Coin.
Joaquin Phoenix becomes Arthur Fleck, the man who becomes The Joker in some strand of the DC Multiverse, in the upcoming origin story from director Todd Phillips and executive producer Martin Scorsese.
As the Three Stooges received a star on the Walk of Fame in 1983, songwriter Peter Quinn scored an unlikely hit with a throwback novelty song The Curly Shuffle with his group, the Jump N The Saddle Band.
John Travolta returns to true crime by starring as the infamous John Gotti in a biopic that follows the rise and fall of the “Teflon Don”.
The hunt for Pablo Escobar continues in Season 2 of Narcos, which returns to Netflix in September.