Cinema Squad Podcast – Episode #17!

Welcome to the Cinema Squad Podcast – Episode #17!

Each week we bring you the latest movie news, covering everything from script to screen.  On this episode, we are discussing the week of June 5th – 12th 2016.  Check it out below:

Or catch the podcast on iTunes!  Just go here: iTunes.  Be sure to SUBSCRIBE so you don’t miss an Episode.  And please RATE US on iTUNES!

You can learn more about who the Cinema Squad are here.

This episode we discuss:



  • John Boyega will star in “Pacific Rim” sequel
  • Mindy Kaling, Helena Bonham Carter, & Elizabeth Banks join Ocean’s Eleven Spinoff
  • Jon M. Chu in talks to direct “In the Heights.”

The Box Office Report

  • 1st at the Box Office this weekend with $38-Million is Conjuring 2
  • 2nd with $25-Million is Warcraft
  • 3rd with $23-Million is Now You See Me 2
  • 4th with $13-Million is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
  • And rounding out the Top Five with $9.5-Million is X-Men: Apocalypse


  • Opening next weekend we have “Finding Dory” –  “Central Intelligence” –  “Swiss Army Man”

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

  • James Marsh to direct a caper pic about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewelry heist of 2015
  • Kate Winslet in negotiations to star with Idris Elba in “The Mountain Between Us”
  • Angelina Jolie in talks to join “Murder on the Orient Express”
  • Adam Devine, Anders Holm, Blake Anderson & Kyle Newacheck are teaming up with Seth Rogen & Scott Rudin for “Game Over, Man!” for Netflix
  • Lisa Joy to adapt a “Battlestar Galactica” film for Universal

TRIVIA – SO SAY WE ALL! Study up on your BSG, ya toasters!

Develop, Ditch or Turnaround

  • Sacha Baron Cohen to star in Warner Bros. “Mandrake the Magician”
  • Ron Howard could be reuniting with scribe Bill Broyles on “Seveneves”
  • Mel Gibson & writer Randall Wallace working on sequel to “The Passion of the Christ”
  • Director Doug Liman in negotiations to direct adaptation of “Chaos Walking”

Closing Segment:  BEST & WORST of 2016 so far

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: