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News Shotgun 4/17/21

April 17, 2021

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.

Everything Action Theater: Oculus

July 16, 2020

One of our best current Masters of Horror, Mike Flanagan’s first major studio film was 2013’s awesome mindfuck Oculus, where Karen Gillan and Brenton Thwaites play siblings trying to prove that an antique mirror houses evil supernatural powers.

News Shotgun 5/9

May 9, 2020

Nicolas Cage is playing Joe Exotic, Robocop coming to Mortal Kombat 11, Cate Blanchett in talks to star in the Borderlands movie, National Treasure is getting a Disney+ series, Boba Fett is coming to The Mandalorian and more in this week’s return of the News Shotgun.

Admit One 11/7

November 8, 2019

Halloween is over but Doctor Sleep is still bringing the horror this weekend while the holidays get started with Last Christmas, Roland Emmerich puts his spin on the Battle of Midway and John Cena deals with a bunch of rowdy kids in Playing with Fire.

There’s More Redrum in Doctor Sleep (Trailer)

June 13, 2019

A grown Danny Torrence encounters a young girl who shares his psychic “Shining” powers and decides to help protect her from an evil cult trying to find and drain the lifeforce out of anyone with those powers in Doctor Sleep, based on the Stephen King book that is a sequel to The Shining.

News Shotgun 1/27

January 27, 2018

The XFL is coming back in 2020, John Cena may star as Duke Nukem, Michael Jai White teased a new Black Dynamite, a sequel to the original Robocop may be in development, The Mighty Ducks may be returning in TV form and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.