Cinema Squad Podcast – Episode #12!

Welcome to the Cinema Squad Podcast – Episode #12!

Each week we bring you the latest movie news, covering everything from script to screen.  On this episode, we are discussing the week of May 2nd – May 8th, 2016.  Check it out below:

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This episode we discuss:



  • Warner Bros won the bidding war for MONSTERPOCALYPSE
  • First trailer for “Bad Moms” released
  • “Avengers: Infinity War – Parts 1 & 2” to be retitled by the Russo Brothers
  • “The Craft” remake will actually be a sequel
  • Pablo Hidalgo says Snoke is not in Rogue One
  • “It Follows” director David Robert Mitchell will direct “Under the Silver Lake”
  • Tom Hooper will direct adaptation of “Cats”
  • August release for the heist thriller “Hell or High Water”
  • Mel Gibson’s “Hacksaw Ridge” will open on November 4th.

The Box Office Report

  • 1st at the Box Office this weekend, with $181-Million is Captain America: Civil War
  • 2nd with $22-Million is Jungle Book
  • 3rd with $9-Million is Mother’s Day
  • 4th with $3.5-Million is The Huntsman: Winter’s War
  • 5th with $3-Million is Keanu


  • Opening next weekend we have “Money Monster” – “The Darkness” – “High-Rise” – “The Lobster” –  “Love & Friendship”

The HOT List – The hottest stories from the previous week in Movie News:

  • Justin Lin to direct “Space Jam 2” with LeBron James
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger joining “Why We’re Killing Gunther”
  • Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell & Ilana Glaser join Scarlett Johansson in “Rock That Body”
  • Russell Crowe in talks to play a Dr. Jekyll-type role for “The Mummy”
  • Martin Scorsese might reteam with Robert DeNiro & Joe Pesci, & add Al Pacino for “The Irishman”
  • Charlize Theron to star in “Tully” with Jason Reitman directing from Diablo Cody’s script
  • Alden Ehrenreich to play Han Solo in the “Star Wars”-universe standalone movie


Develop, Ditch or Turnaround

  • Mila Kunis & Bryan Cranston to star in “Jackpot”
  • Di Bonaventura Pictures & Caliber Media to reboot the “Puppet Master” horror franchise
  • Michael Fassbender in talks to star as a serial killer in “Entering Hades”
  • Screen Gems, Mythology Entertainment, Madhouse Entertainment and It Is No Dream Entertainment are bringing the horror meme Slender Man to the big screen
  • Daisy Ridley & Naomi Watts to star in “Ophelia”
  • Millennium Films has acquired the time-travel thriller “Victim 321”
  • Adam McKay to adapt “Irredeemable” from Boom! Comics
  • Jason Sudeikis, Ed Harris & Elizabeth Olsen to star in “Kodachrome”

Closing Segment: Best & Worst Superhero Films      

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