When the 1986 classic Stand By Me came out, Ben E. King’s iconic song, which gives the movie its title, saw a massive resurgence, jumping back into the Billboard charts and the man himself even starred in a music video featuring cast members River Phoenix and Wil Wheaton.
A double dose of Stephen King is out this week with HBO’s The Outsider and the movie Graveyard Shift, the latter of which is available on Blu-Ray for the first time, along with the recent Blumhouse movie You Should Have Left, a Shout Factory version of Thir13en Ghosts and more on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Quibi continues to be a huge disaster, Netflix is getting its fourth Stephen King adaptation, Leigh Whannell is directing another Universal Monster reboot, The CW has its new Batwoman, the legendary Ennio Morricone passed away and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
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.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe discuss the first look at the new Robert Pattinson Batsuit, the new Bond theme by Billie Eilish, the return of Rick Moranis in the upcoming Honey I Shrunk the Kids sequel, the 92nd Oscar winners, Doctor Sleep and more.