Month: July 2018

MoviePass Showing Signs Of Dying

things are not looking good for MoviePass after the weekend.  Cardholders were denied access to “Mission Impossible: Fallout” after what the company called a ‘glitch’.  Helios and Matheson, the parent company of MoviePass, funded an additional $5 million to get the subscription service through the weekend but with that come some changes in the way the plan […]

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Samuel L Jackson Is Open To Revisit Mace Windu

While Disney may or may not be giving the ‘Star Wars Story’ universe a rest, that isn’t going to stop actors involved in the franchise from imagining a place in the newly expanded cosmos.  Samuel L. Jackson is one such actor who would like to see more action for his character.  We last saw Jackson’s Mace […]

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Marina Sirtis Will Guest Star On A Jonathan Frakes Directed Episode Of The Orville

Marina Sirtis let slip on social media that she will be appearing in an upcoming episode of ‘The Orville’.  The posting also revealed that Jonathan Frakes will be directing the episode she’ll appear in.  Nothing else has been revealed just yet, so it’s unknown who she might be playing or how big a part it might […]

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Xbox Live Gold Freebies For August Revealed

Xbox and @majornelson have revealed the Games With Gold titles for August.  Xbox One players can get behind the wheel with ‘Forza Horizon 2′ all month long.  Starting on Aug 16th, you’ll be able to grab ‘For Honor’ and fight as a knight, or a samurai, or a Viking, or a bunny…or maybe not a bunny.  Xbox […]

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Upcoming New Buffy Series Will Not Be A Reboot

It was recently announced that ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’ would be getting a revitalized series. The series, announced at Comic-Con last week, was reported to be a reboot of the 90′s Joss Whedon helmed show.  New showrunner Monica Owusu-Breen took to Twitter yesterday to dispel that notion though.  Owusu-Breen makes her fandom of the original series […]

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Sonic The Hedgehog And Other Classic Sega Characters Come To Virtual Reality

Sonic the Hedgehog and other Sega Genesis Classics are getting the VR treatment on the PlayStation 4.  Sega tweeted recently that VR support is now available for the title which features more than 50 titles from the classic console.  The update for the game is available now and best of all it’s a free upgrade.  […]

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Natasha Rothwell Joins The Cast Of Wonder Woman 1984

Natasha Rothwell has joined the cast of Wonder Woman 1984 in an unnamed part.  Rothwell is best known for the role of Kelli in HBO’s ‘insecure’, which she also serves as a co-producer.  Rothwell has also been a writer for ‘SNL’ and will have a part in the upcoming ‘Sonic The Hedgehog’ movie.  ‘Wonder Woman 1984′ is currently in […]

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Robert De Niro And Francis Conroy Eyed For Joker Origin Film

Robert De Niro and Francis Conroy are in talks to join Todd Phillips (’The Hangover’) take on the cinematic Joker.  De Niro would be playing a radio personality who plays a part in the creation of the Joker, played in this movie by Joaquin Phoenix.  Conroy is being eyed as the Joker’s mother (can we […]

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First Graphic Novel Considered For Man Booker Literary Award

For the first time, a graphic novel will compete for the prestigious Man Booker literary award.  ‘Sabrina’, by Nick Drnaso, tells the story of the disappearance of a girl and the subsequent media handling of the story.   Judges for the award made the case for including the graphic novel by pointing out that it “does just what […]

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DC And The CW Release Batwoman Teaser

The CW and DC have released a teaser for the appearance of Batwoman in the upcoming December crossover event.  If the character proves successful with fans, the network will order a pilot for a potential series for the character (read: the network is going to order a pilot for the character.)  No word on casting […]

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