A former Green Beret turned high school science teacher, Dan Forester is one of the hundreds drafted to time travel to the year 2051 and help the few remaining humans fight a war against the invading Whitespike aliens, who have decimated the population and the planet.
Prime Video offered up summer blockbuster thrills this past weekend with The Tomorrow War, which is solid, mindless fun if you don’t think too hard about the logistics of the time travel or strategy of the future to fight their war against an alien invasion.
Chris Pratt is one of many present-day people who are drafted to travel to the future and help fight a war in 2051 against in invading alien force in the upcoming Prime Video action movie, The Tomorrow War.
An animated Batman/TMNT movie is on the way, The Goldbergs is doing a Highlander episode, Nickelodeon is getting a Star Trek animated series and new versions of All That and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Hulu is getting a bunch of Marvel animated shows, the ridiculously stacked Dune gets a release date and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Breaking Bad is getting a sequel movie, the Deadwood movie has started shooting, Rogue One’s Cassian Andor is getting a series on Disney+ streaming, the Swamp Thing series makes some major casting, Shrek is getting rebooted and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe try out a new News format and dive into a Breaking Bad sequel movie, Jeremy Irons’ character in the Watchmen HBO show, a Star Wars prequel prequel show, a Johnny Quest movie,The Purge TV show, Happy!, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit and more.
At Alfred’s insistence, Lego Batman decides to take some more responsibility in his life, starting by actually acknowledging the orphan he adopted, who becomes Robin and helps Batman take down The Joker, whose latest plan threatens Lego Gotham City.
After stealing the show in The Lego Movie, Will Arnett’s Lego Batman is back next year for the spin-off, The Lego Batman Movie, where Lego Joker (Zach Galafinakis) unleashes his latest nefarious plot against Gotham.