Taking over for Steven Spielberg, director James Mangold previously sent Wolverine off with Logan and has now directed what is Harrison Ford’s final time in the fedora with Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny. While obviously not at the level of any of the original trilogy, it is a massive improvement over Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and a fun, if overly long, send-off for Indy.
On the planet New World, Todd Hewitt is a colonist and farmer who, like all men, have every thought projected as The Noise. When he encounters a girl named Viola, who crash lands on the planet, he sets out on a mission to protect her from the sinister Mayor Prentiss, who wants to contact Viola’s ship and take it over by force when it arrives.
Netflix is developing a live-action Gundam movie, the Lord of the Rings Amazon series has a massive budget, the first official look at The CW Powerpuff Girls, Mike Flanagan is working on two Christopher Pike adaptations, Castlevania is ending with the upcoming fourth season and more in this week’s News Shotgun.