Happy Halloween to all our loyal readers! It has been a busy week and as much as we would love for you all to be on our site all the time, we know that isn’t possible. That’s why we are bringing a weekly column that recaps the biggest stories for the week. Below are the biggest stories we picked from this week. The amount of stories will vary week to week based on the amount of big stories of the week with no ranking system.
The second season of The Mandalorian is finally here with the first episode premiering this past Friday. Reviews started pouring in and overall very positive. You can check out our thoughts of the first episode by clicking on the link below.
Tiny Toons was a 90’s cartoon show during Warner Bros. run of afternoon cartoon shows before there were hundreds of television channels. Any kid of the 90’s had to have watched the kid version of the Looney Toons characters. Well for fans of the show HBO Max has now order a return to the animated show to add to their original content.
There has been rumors pointing to Thor Love and Thunder starting production soon with Chris Hemsworth speaking about a January start date. Taika Waititi and Natalie Portman has also been rumored to already be in Australia getting through quarantine to be ready for filming. One of the biggest rumors yet to be fully confirmed is whether Christian Bale will be in the movie and what role he will play. Now the rumors have been growing more with the former Batman actor now being seen in Australia.
How would you feel about Hugh Jackman returning one more time as Wolverine. Well, according to a rumor from a respectable news outlet it seems that Marvel Studios wants the legendary actor to come back one more time as well. This time it would be in the upcoming Doctor Strange movie that has already gotten crazy with so many actors attached to the movie.
One of the biggest stories from DC Fandome this past August was the confirmation of the long awaited SnyderCut of Justice League. What was considered by most as just some re-editing of the original film has now become something so different. HBO Max has committed more money to this project and more filming is now set for this ultimate cut in the new version of Justice League. Now filming is underway and set for a massive 2021 release.
Selena will always be a cultural icon in the Hispanic community. She achieved legendary status with her untimely death when she was so young. A movie was made in the late 90’s that starred a young Jennifer Lopez that is loved by all her fans. Netflix has now released the first trailer of a two season series of the late singer. This series is set to follow the life of the great singer seeing her rise to her superstar status.
Narcos has become a staple in the Netflix lineup with spinoffs created. One of the surprises has been the popularity of the spinoff series Narcos: Mexico with another season green-lit by the streaming giant.
Netflix is getting into the video game/tv show industry. With a surprise announcement this week we found out that Netflix will be producing an Assassin’s Creed show. This comes after the recent mediocre Assassin’s Creed movie that was supposed to launch a movie franchise. We can only wonder what the streaming giant will do differently from the failed attempts for video game movies.
The Kingkiller Chronicle Trilogy will be coming to an end soon. The fantasy series has become a phenomenon in the literature community. Now as we get to the end of the series Patric Rothfuss has teased that the end of the trilogy will not be a happy ending.