Splash Mountain is getting revamped with The Princess and The Frog, Margot Robbie is starring in a new Pirates of the Caribbean movie, Michael Keaton is in talks to return as Batman, prolific director Joel Schumacher passed away, Twister is getting rebooted and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris pay their respects to Ian Holm and Joel Schumacher and talk about the new Perry Mason, Splash Mountain, a reboot of Twister, What We Do in the Shadows, Shane, The Magic School Bus, Knives Out, and more.
Sometimes Spider-Man villain and Marvel anti-hero Morbius the Living Vampire is making his big screen debut this summer as Jared Leto stars as Dr. Michael Morbius, who is after a cure for his rare blood disorder.
Since he was portraying the frontman of a blues/rock band called The Jack Frost Band, it’s only natural that Michael Keaton would appear on the movie’s soundtrack and there are two songs from the fictional band alongside the likes of Hanson, Lisa Loeb, REO Speedwagon and more.
James Dean is returning from the grave to co-star in a new movie via CGI, CBS is rebooting The Equalizer with Queen Latifah, two new potential cast members join The Batman, Japanse Spider-Man is joining the Spider-Verse, more “Blank Has Fallen” movies are on the way and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Another Disney animated classic is getting a live action reboot as Dumbo arrives in March of next year with Tim Burton behind the camera.