James Dean is returning from the grave to co-star in a new movie via CGI, CBS is rebooting The Equalizer with Queen Latifah, two new potential cast members join The Batman, Japanse Spider-Man is joining the Spider-Verse, more “Blank Has Fallen” movies are on the way and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Originally supposed to have already been out in theaters, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle is coming in December to Netflix (and select theaters) with Andy Serkis behind the camera bringing a different and darker take on The Jungle Book.
Young Alex discovers Excalibur and is able to pull the legendary sword from its stone, making him the next in line to wield its power and save the world from evil, like the sorceress Morgana, in next year’s The Kid Who Would Be King.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe dive into more of the crazy badness of The Snowman, the epic action of Mission: Impossible Fallout, the latest Venom trailer, the strange saga of MoviePass, the convoluted history of Castlevania, the possible return of ALF and much more.
Andy Serkis directs a new dark and gritty version of the classic Rudyard Kipling story, The Jungle Book, that arrives this October.