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The Movie News Network is the official podcast of MovieNewsNet.com! We give you the biggest film news along with in-depth discussion, plus fun segments you can only find here. For more check out MovieNewsNet.com.

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    • 5.0, 3 Ratings

The Movie News Network is the official podcast of MovieNewsNet.com! We give you the biggest film news along with in-depth discussion, plus fun segments you can only find here. For more check out MovieNewsNet.com.

    Ep. 7 – Delays, New Mutants, and Russo Brothers May Return

    Ep. 7 – Delays, New Mutants, and Russo Brothers May Return

    On this episode of The Movie News Network (the new podcast put together by the MNN team), we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: All the delays, constant pushing, and movement on the movie calendar.

    Writers for the site Alex, Darby, and Miguel assemble for this episode of the podcast.

    Shownotes:

    Intro

    The Delay After Tomorrow (1:10)

    Tenet is delayed indefinitely then gets a split US/Rest of the world release date
    Disney reschedules its whole lineup again
    Quiet Place, Spider-Man, and Top-Gun pushed back
    New Mutants and Bill and Ted stick to their release dates

    Quickfire News (32:53)

    Animated Series 'Invincible' Gets Full Cast Line-up
    Neil Gaiman Gives an Update on 'The Sandman' TV Series
    Tom Holland Confirms that 'Uncharted' Is Finally Shooting
    Comic Book 'Usagi Yojimbo' Gets Netflix Series - 'Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles'
    The Russo Brothers to Direct 'The Gray Man' for Netflix, Starring Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans
    Amazon's 'Paper Girls' Adaptation Gets a Series Order

    What We’ve Been Watching (38:25)

    Alex: Crisis on Infinite Earths, Palm Springs
    Darby: Search Party, Palm Springs
    Miguel: Breaking Bad 

    What We’re Hung Up On (52:15)

    The Russo Brothers Are Definitely Interested in Returning to the MCU for 'Secret Wars'
    More of the Harley Quinn animated series

    Wrap Up (1:01:55)

    Follow Alex on Twitter at @New_macca and Instagram as @newmacca

    Follow Darby on Twitter at @Darbyharn or on darbyharn.com

    Follow Miguel at Movienewsnet.com

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep. 6 - Jude Law as Hook, ‘Batman’ Spin-off, ‘Black Widow’, and More!

    Ep. 6 - Jude Law as Hook, ‘Batman’ Spin-off, ‘Black Widow’, and More!

    On this episode of The Movie News Network (the new podcast put together by the MNN team), we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: Jude Law as Captain Hook, a spin-off of Matt Reeve’s The Batman, Javicia Leslie as Batwoman, Black Widow news, and much, much more!

    Writers for the site David, Miguel, and Alex assemble for this episode of the podcast. Take a listen below, or look for the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts!

    Shownotes:
    Intro

    News Stories (1:10)
    Disney Hooks Jude Law for Their Live-Action Peter Pan and Wendy Remake
    The Batman Spinoff Series by Matt Reeves and ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Creator Terence Winter Coming to HBO Max
    Batwoman Casts Javicia Leslie In Title Role
    Black Widow Will Bring New Beginnings to the MCU

    Quickfire News (30:10)
    Sam Neill’s ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ Role Is More Than Just a Cameo
    Multiple PG-13 and R-Rated Animated Films in Development at Sony
    Beavis and Butt-head Will Headbang Their Way to Comedy Central
    Westworld Creators and Amazon Studios Are Bringing Fallout to TV
    Invisible Man Director Leigh Whannell Will Tackle Ryan Gosling’s Wolfman
    Brad Pitt to Team up With David Leitch Once Again
    Legendary Composer Ennio Morricone Passes Away At 91

    What We’ve Been Watching (37:15)
    Alex: The Imagineering Tale, It’s a Dog Life, Blackkklansman, Oceans 8
    David: Infinity Train, The Legend of Korra, Hamilton, Palm Springs
    Miguel: Spaceforce, Dear White People, Bojack Horseman, Breaking Bad, The Gentleman, Inception, Onward, Jumanji: The Next Level, Chasing Amy

    What We’re Hung Up On (55:45)
    David: Julia Sawalha is recast for Chicken Run 2
    Miguel: Movies dates being pushed back again
    Alex: Janelle Monae campaigns to play Storm in MCU

    Wrap Up (1:04:20)
    Follow David on Twitter, Instagram, and Letterboxd at @davis_wally.
    Follow Alex on Twitter at @New_macca and Instagram as @newmacca
    Follow Miguel at Movienewsnet.com

    In continued support for the Black Lives Matter movement, click here for links to petitions, educational materials, and places to donate.

    If you enjoyed the show, take a look at our previous episodes. Also be sure to subscribe, leave us a review, and share it with your friends. See you next time!

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Ep. 5 - Michael Keaton in 'Flash', AMC Theaters, 'Pirates of the Caribbean', and More!

    Ep. 5 - Michael Keaton in 'Flash', AMC Theaters, 'Pirates of the Caribbean', and More!

    On this episode of The Movie News Network (the new podcast put together by the MNN team), we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: Michael Keaton returning as Batman, AMC Theaters’ no-mask policy, Margot Robbie in Pirates, and much, much more! Writers for the site David, Darby, and Alex assemble for this episode of the podcast.

    Shownotes:

    Intro

    News Stories (1:05)
    Michael Keaton Will Return as Batman in The Flash
    AMC Rewinds, Will Now Require Face Masks in Theaters
    Margot Robbie Will Lead New Pirates of the Caribbean Film
    Jurassic Park and Jaws Return to Dominate the Box Office
    The Delay After Tomorrow (27:43)

    Tenet Delayed Again to Mid-August
    Mulan Pushes Release Back to August
    The 2021 Oscars Ceremony is Pushed to April

    Tinker, Trailer, Soldier, Spy (34:08)
    The King’s Man
    Zack Snyder’s Justice League
    Foundation
    Hamilton
    Candyman
    Soul

    Quickfire News (56:20)
    Mamma Mia Producer Teases a Third Film in the Series
    Elizabeth Banks Will Play Ms. Frizzle in Magic School Bus Film
    Scott Pilgrim Could be Coming Back in Animated Form
    Original Jurassic Park Bad Guy Joins Jurassic World: Dominion
    Lord & Miller’s Murder Mystery Series The Afterparty Coming to Apple TV+
    Edgar Wright to Adapt Thriller Novel The Chain
    Chicken Run Sequel to Begin Production Next Year
    Joel Schumacher, Director of The Lost Boys and Batman Films, Dies at 80
    Actor Ian Holm Has Passed Away at Age 88

    What We’ve Been Watching (1:04:50)
    David: Da 5 Bloods, He Got Game, Evil Dead and Jaws at the drive-in, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV series followed by The Dark Crystal film
    Alex: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, Community rewatch, Agents of Shield
    Darby: Search Party, Harley Quinn

    What We’re Hung Up On (1:15:27)
    White voice actors dropping out of Black roles in animation, blackface episodes of TV being removed

    Wrap Up (1:22:55)
    Follow David on Twitter, Instagram, and Letterboxd at @davis_wally.
    Follow Alex on Twitter at @New_macca and Instagram as @newmacca
    Follow Darby on Twitter at @darbyharn and at darbyharn.com.

    If you enjoyed the show, take a look at our previous episodes. Also be sure to subscribe, leave us a review, and share it with your friends. See you next time!

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Ep. 4 - Black Lives Matter Special PLUS Tenet, Spider-Verse, JK Rowling and More!

    Ep. 4 - Black Lives Matter Special PLUS Tenet, Spider-Verse, JK Rowling and More!

    Writers for the site David, Darby, and Alex assemble for this episode of the podcast, each with recommendations of three films or TV shows by black filmmakers.

    Shownotes:
    Intro

    Black Lives Matter Segment (1:11)
    David: Do the Right Thing, 13th, If Beale Street Could Talk
    Darby: Hunger, I Am Not Your Negro, Fruitvale Station
    Alex: Atlanta, Get Out, The First Purge

    News Stories (43:10)
    Warner Bros. Responds to Controversial JK Rowling Comments

    Quickfire News (1:06:25)
    New Bill & Ted Face the Music Trailer
    'Chernobyl' Team Re-assembles for The Last of Us Adaptation
    Godzilla Vs. Kong Gets New Composter and Rating
    David Fincher's Mank Might Be Getting an October Release
    JK Simmons Signed a Multiple Film Deal for Spider-Man Sequels

    What We've Been Watching (1:10:15)
    Alex: Hangover trilogy, The Mummy, Iron Man 3 (Marvel Mondays), Community, Space Force, Agents of SHIELD, Ubah Mohamed and Victoria Mahoney
    David: Native Son, Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children, When They See Us, The Wire, Adventure Time, The Good Place
    Darby: Fast Color, Killing Eve, reading James Baldwin and Milestone Comics

    What We're Hung Up On (1:23:55)
    David: Gone With the Wind taken down from HBOMax
    Alex: Separating content from creators
    Darby: WB doesn’t think a Superman movie would work

    Wrap Up (1:31:27)
    Follow David on Twitter, Instagram, and Letterboxd at @davis_wally.
    Follow Alex on Twitter at @New_macca and Instagram as @newmacca
    Follow Darby on Twitter at @darbyharn and at www.darbyharn.com.

    For petitions, educational materials, places to donate in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, check out the following link:
    https://time.com/5849721/how-to-help-black-lives-matter-protests/

    If you enjoyed the show, take a look at our previous episodes. Also be sure to subscribe, leave us a review, and share it with your friends. See you next time!

    • 1 hr 32 min
    Ep. 3 - Justice League, Tenet, Jurassic World, & More!

    Ep. 3 - Justice League, Tenet, Jurassic World, & More!

    On this episode of The Movie News Network (the new podcast put together by the MNN team), we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: the Snyder cut of Justice League, The Avatar sequels, Wolfman, and much, much more!
    Shownotes:
    Intro

    Big News Stories (01:11)
    Justice League Director’s Cut Headed To HBO Max Next Year/Henry Cavill’s Return/No Supergirl Movie
    Wolfman Set at Universal with Ryan Gosling Attached to Star
    Christopher Nolan’s Tenet Gets a New Trailer
    Avatar Sequels Will Resume Production Next Week in New Zealand
    Jurassic World: Dominion Won’t Be the End of the Prehistoric Franchise
    Sonic Will Race Again on the Big Screen

    Quickfire News (29:15)
    Doug Liman to direct Tom Cruise movie filmed in space
    Ruby Rose leaves Batwoman
    Disney reportedly working on Snow Queen movie
    Scott Derrickson to direct Labyrinth 2
    Safdie Brothers have signed two year deal with HBO

    What We’ve Been Watching (34:20)
    David: Hello Dolly, Daddy Longlegs, Dick Tracy, Adventure Time, The Good Place, Ru Paul’s Drag Race, The Dark Crystal
    Alex: Pleasantville, MCU Rewatch, Funny Girl, Pitch Perfect Trilogy, The Lighthouse, The Shining, Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian, Community, Rick and Morty, Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure.

    What We’re Hung Up On (47:26)
    Alex: Some Good News sold to CBS
    David: HBO Max cropping their movies to 16:9

    Wrap Up (55:13)
    Follow David on Twitter, Instagram, and Letterboxd at @davis_wally.
    Follow Alex on Twitter at @New_macca and Instagram as @newmacca

    If you enjoyed the show, take a look at our previous episodes. Also be sure to subscribe, leave us a review, and share it with your friends. See you next time!

    • 54 min
    Ep. 2 - Mad Max 5, AMC Buyout, Star Trek Spinoff & More!

    Ep. 2 - Mad Max 5, AMC Buyout, Star Trek Spinoff & More!

    On this episode of The Movie News Network, we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: a Mad Max prequel starring Furiosa, rumors of Amazon buying AMC Theatres, a new Star Trek spinoff, and much, much more!

    Shownotes:

    Intro

    Big News Stories (01:11)
    Next ‘Mad Max’ Film Will Be a Furiosa Prequel Without Charlize Theron
    AMC Theatres Stock Skyrockets Amid Rumors of Amazon Merger
    ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Spinoff ‘Strange New Worlds’ Set at CBS
    AMC Networks Acquires Rights to Two Anne Rice Book Series
    ‘The Matrix 4’ Aims to Resume Principal Photography in Early July

    The Delay After Tomorrow (23:30)
    New Mutants
    Hamilton
    Last Night in Soho

    Quickfire News (30:25)
    Tom Cruise, Space X, & NASA Go to Space
    Disney+ Developing Percy Jackson Series
    Lord & Miller to Direct Ryan Gosling Space Drama
    M. Night Shyamalan Announces Ensemble Cast for Next Film
    National Treasure Film and Disney+ Series
    Luca Guadagnino Directing Scarface
    Cate Blanchett Joins Borderlands
    Robert Downey Jr. Producing Sweet Tooth at Netflix
    Tartakovsky’s Popeye Moving Forward
    Arnold Schwarzenegger Returns to Predator via Video Game
    Audible Sandman Adaptation Gets a Stunning Cast
    Jerry Stiller, Fred Willard, and Lynne Shelton Have Passed Away

    What We’ve Been Watching (41:36)
    Darby: Killing Eve, Making the Cut, Star Wars: The Clone Wars
    David: Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian, Primal, Guns Akimbo, Roar
    Fran: Dinosaur, Minority Report, Pain and Gain, Mortal Kombat: Scorpion’s Revenge, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, What We Do in the Shadows

    What We’re Hung Up On (50:45)
    Darby: Josh Trank’s comments on the fallout of Fantastic Four
    Fran: Peter Weller returns as Robocop in Mortal Kombat 11
    David: Akiva Goldsman’s Batman v Superman

    Wrap Up (55:13)
    Follow Fran on Twitter at @RadioactiveJawa and Letterboxd.
    Follow Darby at his website www.darbyharn.com or on Twitter at @darbyharn.
    Follow David on Twitter, Instagram, and Letterboxd at @davis_wally.

    If you enjoyed the show, take a look at our previous episodes. Also be sure to subscribe, leave us a review, and share it with your friends. See you next time!

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

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Great!

These guys are great and clearly know their stuff. I also enjoy how they seem to never overlap and how each seems to strengthen what the others are saying. Keep it up!

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