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.
This week on the Everything Actioncast, Zach and Chris talk about the new F9 trailer, DMX, The Nevers, Mighty Ducks: Game Changers, a Netflix Gundam movie, two upcoming Christopher Pike projects from Mike Flanagan, News of the World, and more.
Mike Flanagan returns to Netflix in October for the follow up to The Haunting of Hill House, The Haunting of Bly Manor, loosely based on the classic horror novel The Turn of the Screw by Henry James.
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.
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.
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.
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.