Archive for January 2018

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On the January 16, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Chris Evangelista  to talk about the latest news, a Venom rumor, Fantastic Beasts sequel details, Paddington 2 breaks records, and Creed 2 casting.  And Ben Pearson will be joining us for Our Feature Presentation to talk about our most anticipated movies of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

 

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In the News:

Will ‘Venom’ Feature An Appearance by Tom Holland as Spider-Man?

All 5 ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Movies Will Be Set in Different Cities

‘Avengers 4’ Finishes Chris Hemsworth’s Marvel Contract – Is This the End of Thor?

‘Paddington 2’ is the Fourth Film to Score 100% on Rotten Tomatoes With Over 100 Reviews

‘Creed 2’ Lands Romanian Boxer Florian Munteanu As Ivan Drago’s Son

 

In Our Feature Presentation: Our 12 Most Anticipated Sundance Movies

 

American Animals (Ben Pearson)

The Catcher Was a Spy (Ethan Anderton)

Eighth Grade (Peter Sciretta)

Lizzie (Chris Evangelista)

Sorry to Bother You (Ben Pearson)

The Kindergarten Teacher (Ethan Anderton)

Puzzle (Peter Sciretta)

Mandy (Chris Evangelista)

Tyrel (Ben Pearson)

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (Ethan Anderton)

Summer of '84 (Peter Sciretta)

Piercing (Chris Evangelista)

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On the January 15, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest news, including a Superman: Red Son movie, a John Wick and Monsters TV series. And in Our Feature Presentation, Jacob Hall talks about his top 10 movies of 2017.

 

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In the News:

‘Superman: Red Son’ May Become a DC Comics Animated Movie, Says Bruce Timm

‘John Wick’ TV Show Blasts Into Development at Starz

‘John Wick’ TV Show ‘The Continental’ Could Feature Keanu Reeves [TCA 2018]

‘John Wick’ TV Series ‘The Continental’ Could Feature Ian McShane’s Winston [TCA 2018]

Gareth Edwards’ ‘Monsters’ Is Becoming a TV Series

 

In Our Feature Presentation: Jacob Hall’s Top 10 Movies of 2017 (22min)

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On the January 12, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the most anticipated movies of 2018.

 

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In Our Feature Presentation: /Film’s 25 Most Anticipated Films of 2018

 

  1. The Irishman (Chris)

 

  1. Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 (Peter)

 

  1. First Man (Jacob)

 

  1. The Predator (Ben)

 

  1. Widows (Ben)

 

  1. Mission: Impossible 6 (Brad)

 

  1. Ocean’s 8 (Chris)

 

  1. A Wrinkle in Time (HT)

 

  1. Isle of Dogs (Jacob)

 

  1. Halloween (Jacob)

 

  1. Solo: A Star Wars Story (Peter)

 

  1. The Incredibles 2 (HT)

 

  1. Avengers: Infinity War (Brad)

 

  1. Black Panther (HT)

 

  1. Annihilation (Chris)

 

Other articles mentioned: We Are in the Future - This American Life

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On the January 11, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about the latest news, including changing copyright laws, 2018 DGA Award nominations, Black Widow and Gambit movies and Fox is shifting a lot of their superhero release dates. And in the Spoiler Room, we’ll be talking a bit more about Star Wars: the Last Jedi, including new secrets revealed, the original ending of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and Rian Johnson’s explanation of a questionable moment in the ending of the film.

 

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At the Water Cooler:

Brad watched Mother! And Last Flag Flying

 

Ben read the first trade of Saga

 

Peter presented an award at the first-ever Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards

 

In the News:

2018 Directors Guild Awards Nominations Finally Give Greta Gerwig and ‘Lady Bird’ Some Love

What Does It Mean For Hollywood If Another Copyright Extension Doesn’t Pass This Year?

Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’ Movie is Finally Moving Forward

‘Gambit’ Loses Yet Another Director as Gore Verbinski Bails

‘New Mutants’ Pushed to 2019, ‘Deadpool 2’ Moved Up, and More

 

In the Spoiler Room:

 

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Secrets Revealed by Lucasfilm Story Group Along with Spoilery New Stills

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Original Ending Revealed

Rian Johnson Explains a Questionable Moment in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Ending

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On the January 10, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest news, including Moviepass, Colin Trevorrow’s Star Wars Episode 9 pitch, the possibility of romance in that film, Christian Bale’s thoughts on Terminator Salvation, Black Panther advance ticket sales, and in the spoiler room, we’ll talk about some surprising Westworld casting as well as a discussion about if Rey’s heritage revealed in Star Wars: The Last Jedi has any impact on if she earned her force skills.

 

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In the News:

How MoviePass is Trying To Get 1.5 Million People To See ‘I, Tonya’ Mention: MoviePass Surpasses 1.5 Million Subscribers, Adds 500,000 in Last 30 Days

Colin Trevorrow’s ‘Star Wars: Episode 9’ Pitch Moved Daisy Ridley to Tears

Could a Rey and Poe Romance Happen in ‘Star Wars: Episode 9’? Daisy Ridley Hopes Not

Christian Bale Regrets ‘Terminator Salvation,’ Explains That He Signed On Out of Spite After Turning It Down Three Times

‘Black Panther’ Advance Tickets Sold More Than Any Marvel Cinematic Universe Movie

 

In the Spoiler Room:

New ‘Star Wars’ Comic Explains How Rey Has Force Powers, Kinda

Peter - How The Last Jedi Makes Force Awakens A Worse Movie: Does Rey Earn Her Force Skills?

‘Westworld’ Season 2 Will Feature the Return of Jimmi Simpson

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On the January 9, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and /Film senior writer Ben Pearson, to talk about the latest news, including Hulu’s Blumhouse horror anthology series, a Kitty Pryde movie, Deadpool 2, and The Goldbergs. And in our feature presentation, I’ll be talking about my top 10 films of 2017.

 

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In the News:

‘The Goldbergs’ Unordered Spin-Off Will Air As a Regular Episode This Season

Hulu Greenlights a Monthly Horror Anthology Series From Blumhouse Television

‘Kitty Pryde’ Movie in Development at Fox by ‘Deadpool’ Director Tim Miller

‘Deadpool 2’ Will Not Recast T.J. Miller

 

In Our Feature Presentation: Peter Sciretta’s Top 10 Movies of 2017

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On the January 8, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined Hoai-Tran Bui, to talk about the latest news, including the 2018 Golden Globes winners, Bloodshot movie casting, a Justice League extended cut, Chris Hemsworth’s thoughts on Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek film, and the possibility of Blade Runner 3. And at the water cooler, we’ll be chatting about The Void’s Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire VR experience and Pillars of the Earth.

 

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At the Water Cooler:

Peter entered The Void and experienced the Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire VR experience at Disneyland.

HT has been reading Pillars of the Earth

Jacob has been playing Stellaris and catching up on Black Mirror

 

In the News:

2018 Golden Globes Winners

‘Bloodshot’ Movie Targets Vin Diesel for the Lead Role

Rumor: Could a ‘Justice League’ Extended Cut Be Released?

Chris Hemsworth Has No Idea What’s Going on With Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Star Trek’ Movie

‘Blade Runner 3’: Ridley Scott Already Has an Idea for a ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Sequel

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On the January 5, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by the entire /Film team: managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista, to talk about the best moments in movies from 2017.

 

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In Our Feature Presentation: The 56 Best Movie Moments of 2017

 

Timecodes:

01:30: The ending of Split

 

02:30: Luke’s Last Stand in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

04:05: IT ending

 

05:40: No Man’s Land in Wonder Woman

07:05: The Silencer Shootout in John Wick: Chapter 2

 

08:30: Peter Parker Meets the Parents in Spider-Man: Homecoming

 

10:20: James Franco auditions in The Disaster Artist

 

11:40: Yondu’s Funeral in Guardians of the Galaxy 2

 

13:10: FLORIDA PROJECT ending

15:10: Miguel Sings to Mama Coco in Coco

 

18:00: Willoughby sneezes in Three Billboards

20:10: The 9/11 Joke in The Big Sick

21:30: The Game of Thrones joke in Logan Lucky

 

23:00: Thor and Hulk Reunite in Thor: Ragnarok

24:45: Pie scene from A GHOST STORY

26:45: Armie Hammer Dancing in Call Me By Your Name

28:50: The Final Scene of Raw

31:10: The Market Scene in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

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On the January 4, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about the latest news, including the next seasons of Game of Thrones and Rick and Morty, the WGA Nominations, Warner Bros hires a new DC Movies President, and how Wonder Woman 2 will be different from the first film. And in our Feature Presentation, Brad Oman talks about his top 10 movies of 2017.

 

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Opening Banter:

What was Brad up to over New Year’s Eve? Did he see any new films?

 

In the News:

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Will Premiere in 2019

‘Rick and Morty’ Season 4 May Not Arrive Until 2019

2018 WGA Nominees Include ‘Logan’, ‘The Big Sick’, ‘Lady Bird’, and More

Warner Bros. Hires ‘It’ and ‘The Conjuring’ Executive Producer as New DC Movies President

‘Wonder Woman 2’ Will be “Totally Different” Says Patty Jenkins

 

In Our Feature Presentation: Ethan Anderton’s Top 10 Movies of 2017

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On the January 3, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest news, including the Bright sequel, and we’ll take a look at the state of the box office: 2017 movie ticket sales, female-led films, and the Cloverfield sequel gets pushed back again. And in our Feature Presentation, Hoai-Tran Bui talks about her top 10 movies of 2017.

 

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Opening Banter:

What has HT been up to over New Year’s Eve?

Peter attended Founder’s Day, celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Magic Castle and saw Laurence Fishburne and Amazing Johnathan.

 

In the News:

Netflix’s ‘Bright’ Sequel is Officially Happening, Without Max Landis

2017’s Movie Ticket Sales Were the Lowest in 25 Years

Female-Led Films Top Box Office for the First Time in 59 Years

‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Hits a Low Note in the Franchise’s Box Office Performance

Untitled ‘Cloverfield’ Sequel Pushed Back To April 2018

In Our Feature Presentation:  Hoai-Tran Bui’s Top 10 Movies of 2017

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