News Roundup

  • First reactions to Captain America: Civil War are in and they are overwhelmingly positive (Note: These are from a critic screening, not a fan screening) (via Collider)
  • Captain America: Civil War has two featurettes to hold you over until May (Brothers in Arms)  (In Good Company)
  • Narcos Boyd Holbrook joins Wolverine 3 as the primary villain (Deadline)
  • Zack Snyder reveals a scene in Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice was too dark for theaters. Let that sink in for a moment. (IGN)
  • Cillian Murphy and Christopher Nolan will reunite on Dunkirk (TheWrap)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch buys a comic book (Instagram)
  • Dave Bautista officially joins Blade Runner 2 (IndieWire)
  • Will Ferrell returns to the North Pole in a future film (Variety)
  • Rian Johnson shares the return of Maz Kanata in Star Wars 8 (Tumblr)
  • Marvel characters will crossover with Spider-Man in his standalone features (EW)
  • Edge of Tomorrow 2 isn’t being directed by Christopher McQuarrie but Doug Liman will return and he’s bringing Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse with him (Twitter)
  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle has its first poster and Taron Egerton hints at Colin Firth’s characters resurrection (TwitteR)
  • Wonder Woman and Jungle Book: Origins get some new release dates (THR)
  • Charlize Theron and Kristofer Hivju join Fast 8 because they are well aware of the audience for these movies (Variety)
  • There are a bunch of Warcraft posters for your viewing pleasure (via Collider)
  • X-Men Apocalypse has some more posters that remind you it is a Bryan Singer movie (CBM)
  • Joel McHale will play Chevy Chase (THR)
  • Hugh Dancy joins the cast of Fifty Shades Darker as Christian Gray’s psychiatrist in a reverse Hannibal reference (THR)
  • Neighbors 2 gets a red band trailer. I dare you to not laugh at this (YouTube)
  • Mel Gibson is an odd entity. So here’s a movie starring him as a vengeful tattoo artist. (YouTube)
  • Spielberg’s The BFG is coming to theaters this July and it brings lots CGI wonder (YouTube)

TRAILER OF THE WEEK

That Rogue One trailer is pretty spectacular. Now here is the movie with Daniel Radcliffe as a farting corpse. I present to you the trailer for Swiss Army Man.

 

TWEETS OF THE WEEK