The ninth film from Quentin Tarantino follows 60 TV star Rick Dalton and his stuntman, Cliff Booth, as they try to break into movies in 1969 Hollywood and possibly get drawn into the orbit of the notorious Charles Manson and his followers.
Tarantino takes us back to 1969 during the tail end of the “Golden Age of Hollywood” as former western TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) tries to transition into films with his stunt double/best friend Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt).
The Rock will play the legendary King Kamehameha and his Big Trouble in Little China movie will be a sequel, not a remake, Streets of Rage 4 is announced, the Doom Patrol has its villain, 90s Nicktoons streaming channel NickSplat launches, Top Gun 2 is delayed and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the new season of True Detective, the final film from Orson Welles, moon landing conspiracies, Big Trouble in Little China’s sequel, Ghoul on Netflix, the CHIPS movie and more.
Drew Goddard is finally back behind the camera to follow up Cabin in the Woods with the 60’s set horror(?)/thriller Bad Times at the El Royale.