Welcome to Movie News in Review, a weekly article highlighting movie news and trailers that you may have missed. You’ll get all of the movie news you want with a little bit of snark. And yes, snark is a word, just ask Urban Dictionary. The best part is you will find no fake news here!
Kong goes up in flames in Vietnam. Warner Brothers was hoping to ignite sales, but not this way. Side note: Go see this movie!
Watch the most bankable star in Hollywood re-enact many of his greatest films (it truly is amazing the big films Jackson has been a part of).
Samuel L. Jackson apologizes if the, er, sun rises (or doesn’t) when filming a certain type of scene with him.
Jungle gyms inside movie theaters?! What could wrong there?! Welcome to a decision worse than any made by our President in the first four weeks of his presidency.
For those of you that may have missed some of the subtle clues in the Deadpool 2 teaser, have no fear, here are nine easter eggs to check out.
Let’s not leave Logan out and all of its easter eggs.
Ever wonder what would happen if Harley Quinn turned into Lady Gaga? You may wish you hadn’t wondered.
Excited for the Avatar sequel, you’ll have to wait a bit longer! The big question is whether people will care nine years later…
Who will get fired for the terrible decision to remake Overboard, a movie that wasn’t great the first time around? Find some creativity, Hollywood.
Similarly, was anyone asking for a sequel to an awful Arnold Schwarzenegger/Sylvester Stallone collaboration? Certainly not in America where it grossed only $25M. Investors better hope that the foreign box office is as equally excited about the addition of Bautista. Mark this down now as one of the biggest busts when it releases.
What’s better than one Yoda? Three Yodas battling it out to the death.
Have you seen the video for the title song to Beauty and the Beast? Watch Ariana Grande get de-flowered in the video for her John Legend collaboration.
With Beauty and the Beast expected to break records and The Little Mermaid in development, it only makes sense to bring Dumbo to the big screen (he said sarcastically). I am simply surprised to hear that Will Smith was considered for a role besides Dumbo.
Trailers You May Have Missed
What happens if Twister and The Day After Tomorrow had a baby? Meet Geostorm.
Rough Night looks like it’s going to be a rough movie. When a red band trailer fails to produce any laughs, you know the movie is in trouble.
The Fate of the Furious dropped another trailer. This may be the biggest, baddest, and boldest installment yet.
The Little Mermaid looks a lot different than I remember it. This is what happens when Disney isn’t involved…
Foodies, check out this interesting documentary about the inventor of American cuisine. This is what happens when you leave the table without finishing your meal!
See ya next week!