Best of the Week: 'Spotlight' Wins Best Picture, 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Trailer Debuts and More

Best of the Week: 'Spotlight' Wins Best Picture, 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Trailer Debuts and More

Mar 04, 2016

The Important News

The Oscars: Spotlight, Leonardo DiCaprio and Mad Max: Fury Road were among the big winners at the Academy Awards.

Star Wars Mania: Star Wars: The Force Awakens will hit digital then DVD/Blur-ray next month. Daisy Ridley is recording a song with Barbara Streisand. The creator of R2-D2 has died.

X-Movie X-Citement: Gambit has been delayed but Fox scheduled two more X-Men movies. Liev Shreiber has had talks about returning as Sabretooth in Wolverine 3.

Marvel Madness: Disney announced there will be no R-rated MCU movies. The Venom movie got a new writer.

DC Delirium: Suicide Squad 2 is already in the works. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice R-rated-cut content and deleted scenes were revealed.

Casting Net: Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba have beenwere confirmed for The Dark Tower. Miles Teller and Josh Brolin will star in No Exit. Will Smith and Joel Edgerton will star in David Ayer's Bright.

Franchise Fever: New Alien and Predator movies snagged release dates. James Bobin will direct the 21 Jump Street and Men in Black crossover.

New Directors New Films: Sam Raimi will direct World War 3. Zack Snyder wants to make a movie about George Washington. Jon Turteltaub will direct Meg. James Bobbin will direct the 21 Jump Street, Men In Black crossover.

Sequelitis: Tyler Hoechlin joined Fifty Shades Darker. Lee Toland Krieger may direct The Divergent Series: AscendantSurf's Up is getting a sequel sub-titled WaveMania. Ariadna Gutierrez will play the love interest in xXx: The Return of Xander Cage.

Comedy Corner: The new Lonely Island movie finally got a title.

Remake Report: Diego Luna may join the Flatliners remake. Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton will star in a Suspiria remake. Takeshi 'Beat' Kitano will co-star in the live-action Ghost in the Shell.

First Look: The new Power Rangers unveiled a bunch of first-look images.

Box Office: Deadpool won another weekend

Ride the Movie: Disney is moving forward on an It's a Small World movie.

Reel TV: Big Hero 6 will continue as an animated TV series. David Hasselhoff will appear in the Baywatch movie.

Festival Fare: The 2016 Tribeca Film Festival announced a wave of titles.

 

The Videos and Geek Stuff

New Movie Trailers: GhostbustersFinding DoryIce Age: Collision Course, A Beautiful PlanetThe Angry Birds Movie, NinaRio I Love YouThe Man Who Knew Infinity and Louder Than Bombs.

TV Spot: The Divergent Series: Allegiant.

Clip: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Watch: A fan recut of the Ghostbusters trailer

See: New Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice images. And Ben Affleck dressed up as Batman for kid's birthday.

Watch: Oscars highlights and movie parodies. And two parodies of Oscar nominee Carol.

See: New Captain America: Civil War images. And new Captain America: Civil War promo posters.

Watch: Keanu Reeves training for John Wick 2.

See: Alternative costume designs for Deadpool. And a mashup of Deadpool and Back to the Future.

Watch: A mashup of Donald Trump and X-Men: Apocalypse. And the best mashup of everything ever.

See: Peter Mayhew's proof that Han shot first in Star Wars.

Watch: Jurassic Park without the dinosaurs. And a supercut of Steven Spielberg's most iconic shots.

See: This week's best new movie posters.

 

Our Features

Monthly Movie Guide: Above is your guide to everything you need for the month of March. 

Geek Movie Guide: How geek movies fared at the Oscars.

Sports Movie Guide: 6 movies about obscure sports.

Horror Movie Guide: Updates and news on horror sequels, remakes and more.

Comic Book Movie Guide: Captain America and Iron Man's positions in Captain America: Civil War.

Filmmaker Guide: How many good movies does Paul Feig need to make before he's trusted?

R.I.P.: Remembering George Kennedy and others who died in February.

Home Viewing: Here's our guide to everything hitting VOD this week

 

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