The Expendables 4 is officially confirmed, Jungle Cruise and Vacation Friends are getting sequels, Poison Ivy cast for Batwoman, Texas Chainsaw Massacre is coming to Netflix, Paramount delays a bunch of movies again and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Before he was one of cinema’s preeminent badasses, Jason Statham was a former swimmer turned model who appeared as a background dancer for groups like Erasure and The Shamen while later appearing in more normal cameos for The Beautiful South and Calvin Harris.
August 2018 closes out the summer with an eclectic mix of movies from Jason Statham vs a giant shark in The Meg to R-rated Muppets in The Happytime Murders, the latest Marky Mark action movie Mile 22, the internet’s favorite horror icon Slender Man and much more.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk the incredible boredom of Geostorm, the insanity of Ryan Murphy shows, the new season of Channel Zero, the insane casting for the Kung Fury movie, Incredibles 2, scientist Rock and much more.
A recovering gambling addict and bodyguard for hire, Nick Wild struggles to make enough money to leave Las Vegas and live his dream of sailing on his own sailboat but he runs afoul of the mob when he does a favor for a friend.
Jason Statham is back as hitman Arthur Bishop, whose girlfriend, played by Jessica Alba, is kidnapped by a powerful group who want Bishop to kill a series of targets or else his girlfriend is dead.