Last year’s Aladdin remake is getting a sequel, Rick Moranis and Emilio Estevez are coming back for sequels on Disney+, Stallone is teaming with Michael Bay for a new movie, the original CSI may be getting a revival and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
After the release of Jumanji in 1995, UPN developed an animated series based on the movie for their UPN Kids block of programming starting in 1996 as Peter and Judy Shepherd entered the world of Jumanji to join Alan Parrish on various adventures and figure out a way to get Alan out of the game and back into the real world.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris wish Godzilla a happy 65th birthday and then talk Terminator: Dark Fate, new casting for The Batman, Into the Spider-Verse 2, the premiere of His Dark Materials and Nic Cage/Lovecraft and more.
Legendary character actor Rutger Hauer passed away, Regal Cinemas is coming out with their own ticket subscription service, Netflix has a ton more Big Mouth on the way, Hulu is developing a Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Godzilla took over the box office but it was a much lower opening than expected and nowhere near its 2014 predecessor while Rocketman and Ma had solid debuts and Endgame is a hair’s breadth away from taking the All-Time record from Avatar.