Apr 052015
The Widescrfeen.org Movie and Media Podcast

I did. I skipped another one. I’m kind of an idiot that way.





Show Notes:
FCC filing shows that new Roku players are forthcoming (Update since show: They’re here! More in the next show.)
Samsung’s latest flagship TV to start at $6,500
That Michael Biehn comment about the next Aliens was actually not his
Furious 7 has a massive debut weekend at $147 million domestically
Sony plans not just a Ghostbusters movie but a cinematic universe
Mission Impossible 5‘s name is Rogue Nation
The Russo brothers will direct both Avengers: Infinity War movies
Atlanta casting call happens to coincide with Captain America 3 filming dates
Steven Spielberg to direct movie adaptation of 80s geek tribute Ready Player One
Jason Segel to write and co-direct LEGO movie The Million Brick Race
Bradley Cooper will make his directorial debut with yet another remake of A Star Is Born
Lawsuit against AMC Theaters over anti-competitive behaviors will go forth
Ryan Reynolds shows off his official Deadpool costume…
…and continues the fight to make Deadpool an R-rated movie
– Teaser: Spectre
Tim Burton will direct a live-action Dumbo
Disney sets a live-action adaptation of Winnie The Pooh
…as well as a live-action Mulan
Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer attached to Age Of Ultron
– Trailer: Mad Max: Fury Road
Release date set for Pride And Prejudice And Zombies
Joseph Gordon-Levitt to produce and star in Fraggle Rock movie
Stephen Amell to play Casey Jones in TMNT 2
The story behind the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie
Dennis Hopper’s final movie reaches its Kickstarter goal
Super Troopers 2 crushes its Indiegogo goal
The story behind the restoration of the DeLorean from Back To The Future
Help to save Film Threat!
– Trailer: Poltergeist (2015)
Hugh Jackman implies that the next Wolverine will be his last
Jennifer Lawrence confirms that the next X-Men will be her last
Adam West and Burt Ward will reprise their Batman and Robin roles for 50th anniversary animation
You can win a fully-functional replica of the BTTF DeLorean (minus the time travel)
An incredible replica (with an electric motor) of the Tron light cycle will go for auction
Watch a 4-year effort to bring the Empire’s viewpoint through incredible 80s anime style