On episode 41 of Los Fanboys Podcast, Kellvin, Mario, and Jammer discuss a few big trailers to hit the web, including Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Mummy, and Lemony Snicket’s a Series of Unfortunate Events. From there, the trio delve into a rather lengthy discussion about Tony Gilroy and his involvement with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. How much of the finished movie does he have his thumbprint on, and how much of Gareth Edwards’ work was thrown down the toilet?
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: CAN YOU THINK OF A FILM WITH A TERRIBLE SCRIPT WHOSE DIRECTOR ELEVATED THE MATERIAL IN A MEANINGFUL WAY?
BONUS QUESTION: DO YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS FOR THE EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS OF DARK/WEB, THE LRM-EXCLUSIVE DIGITAL SERIES WE PLAN ON PREMIERING NEXT YEAR?
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Also, be sure to listen to and subscribe to the Medium Popcorn podcast. Mario and Jammer join in on their upcoming discussion on the film Arrival, as well as Mario’s DCEU Road to Ruin column, among other topics.
00:00:00 - Intro, Reviews, & Question of the Week responses
00:06:20 - Box office discussion
00:08:15 - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 teaser trailer reaction
00:14:30 - The Mummy trailer reaction
00:22:07 - Transformers: The Last Knight trailer reaction
00:26:35 - Lemony Snicket trailer 2 reaction
00:31:02 - Lion King and virtual reality
00:38:08 - Regarding Tony Gilroy’s involvement in Rogue One: a Star Wars Story
01:00:00 - What we’re watching