Beloved comedian Norm MacDonald passed away this week, Anthony Mackie is starring in Twisted Metal, Hayley Atwell is voicing Lara Croft for the Netflix Tomb Raider anime, a secret Eraser reboot was filmed and is coming out next year, The Lost Boys and Flight of the Navigator reboots are moving forward and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
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.
“I Stand Alone” is easily the best-remembered soundtrack song from The Mummy franchise but the movie that spawned The Scorpion King, The Mummy Returns, also had a soundtrack song from the alt-rock band Live, “Forever May Not Be Long Enough”, which played over the movie’s end credits.
For the soundtrack of the 1992 “classic” Encino Man, a slightly remixed version of the Queen classic “Stone Cold Crazy” was included and also got a music video crafted from various Queen performances and videos along with footage from the movie.
The Rock steps in to replace Brendan Fraser in the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth as he and Josh Hutcherson set out to find the Mysterious Island from the Jules Verne classic and Hutcherson’s lost grandfather (played by Michael Caine)