Tue, 18 August 2015
The entertainment news for the week ending Thursday, August 13th 2015 as seen by Beef, Neil and Wing. As usual, we discuss news from the world of entertainment from movies to TV, the web and more. Spoiler Alert! Spoiler Alert! These discussions will be spoiler filled and will contain explicit language, so consider yourself warned.
Marvel:Secret Wars #5, A-Force #3, Star-Lord & Kitty Pryde #2, Attilan Rising #4, Squirrel Girl #8, Lando #2
Ultra-HD Blu-ray: ...Which begs the question, who will actually buy new 4K Ultra-HD Blu-ray disks & new players? (licences for the new format launch on Aug 24)
Fear the Walking Dead: Behind the camera featurette released by AMC
True Detective: Season 2 ends. The Internet is generally not impressed. 22% Decrease in viewership over last year’s S.1 finale.
Daredevil: First look at the Punisher on the set of Daredevil Season 2
Sense 8: Sense 8 Gets a second season from Netflix… but has anyone seen it?
Westworld: HBO Previews first teaser for Westworld. Anyone else getting an Inception vibe?
The Bastard Executioner: “There’s Nothing Wrong with Brutality” Says SoA Creator.
The Daily Show: 3.5M People Watched Jon Stewart say Goodbye “I’m gonna go get a drink”
The Strain: FX renews the Strain for Season 3
Torentz: Yarrr!! “Pirates” leak two Fox pilots and two NBC pilots ahead of fall premieres.
Arrow: Matt Ryan to reprise his role of Constantine on Arrow! #SavedConstantine
Killjoys: … firefly , defiance, event horizon, all the good sci ish , class separation, bounty hunters, all goodness wrapped into in
Weekend Box-office:Link to box office Mojo for the week is in the FF news (Part 3)
FF Part 1: Josh Trank Blames Fox in a tweet... Fox turns around and blames Trank
Update -- The Blame-game continues! Trank lawyers up as new ugly details emerge. http://www.comicbookmovie.com/fansites/JoshWildingNewsAndReviews/news/?a=123917
FF Part 2: Fox knew it was coming… confirms no X-men crossover days before opening
FF Part 3: Weekend Box office was only $26.2M, behind MI:5. BUT FF sequel still planned
Batfleck! Ben Affleck pushes back his next two movies. + Rumors of early screeners of B v. S looking great coincide with rumor he’ll write & direct more Batman.
Ghostbusters: Bill Murray will be in Ghostbusters
Star Wars: New international tv spot for The Force Awakens w/ 2 sec of new footage
Star Wars Part 2: No new trailer or footage at D23...
Star Wars Part 3: ...but they have pretty pictures...
Star Wars Part 4: ...and branded stuff! (No Happy Meals tho.)
Beetlejuice: WTF… Winona Ryder says Beetlejuice 2 is a go on Late Nite w/ Seth Meyer
Lego Batman seems to have found its Joker
The Hateful 8: The first trailer to Quentin Tarantino’s 8th film, the Hateful 8, debuts online
Trumbo: Bryan Cranston gets blacklisted in the first trailer for Trumbo
Deadwood Movie: HBO Confirms talks of a Deadwood Movie
Benedict Cumberbatch asks fans to “Hashtag the Shit” out of this: Don’t record me on stage.
Guillermo del Toro on why he develops 5 properties at the same time
Giant Robots, Aliens, Dragons? Best. Election. Ad. Ever! (BTW, Canada is having an election)