Beloved comedian Norm MacDonald passed away this week, Anthony Mackie is starring in Twisted Metal, Hayley Atwell is voicing Lara Croft for the Netflix Tomb Raider anime, a secret Eraser reboot was filmed and is coming out next year, The Lost Boys and Flight of the Navigator reboots are moving forward and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
The excellent Scorpion’s Revenge gets a sequel later this year with the newest WB Animation Mortal Kombat Legends movie, Battle of the Realms, with Joel McHale returning as Johnny Cage and Jennifer Carpenter back as Sonya Blade.
Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge is getting a sequel, Manifest and Clarice are canceled, John Wick 4 gets another awesome cast member, the Gaston prequel series is greenlit on Disney+, Near Dark may be getting a 4K restoration and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the Everything Actioncast, Zach and Chris dive into E3 news including Metroid: Dread, Elden Ring and the new Guardians of the Galaxy game, Nicolas Cage in Pig, Wrath of Man, The Vault, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, and more.
The descendant of the legendary Hanzo Hasashi aka Scorpion, MMA fighter Cole Young discovers it’s his destiny to fight for Earthrealm in Mortal Kombat but his destiny also makes him the target of the deadly Sub-Zero and the warriors of Outworld.
Wrath of Man easily took the top at the box office over this past weekend while Demon Slayer is officially the highest-grossing anime film worldwide and Mortal Kombat continues to see steep dropoffs every weekend since its #1 opening weekend.