Marvel’s Shang Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings has some new viewership details. Parasite director Bong Joon Ho has something very curious planned for an upcoming project. Plus new looks at Batman: The Long Halloween, Space Jam: A New Legacy, and more. Spoilers are dancing because it’s Friday…
Shang Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings/Free Guy
Variety has word both Shang Chi and Free Guy will “play in theatres for 45 days before transitioning to home viewing on VOD and streaming.”
Enola Holmes 2
Both Millie Bobby Brown and Henry Cavill are set to return for a sequel to Enola Holmes at Netflix.
The sequel is afoot!— NetflixFilm (@NetflixFilm) May 13, 2021
The adventure continues as Millie Bobby Brown & Henry Cavill return to the world of ENOLA HOLMES, reteaming with director Harry Bradbeer & writer Jack Thorne on a second film based on Nancy Springer’s book series about Sherlock Holmes’ brilliant sister. ???? pic.twitter.com/7tsr1fbej2
Untitled Bong Joon Ho Animated Feature
Variety reports Parasite’s Bong Joon Ho is now “working on a Korean animated film about humans and deep-water sea creatures.”
Bring It On: Halloween
Syfy is producing an unprecedented horror/slasher entry in the Bring It On franchise of cheerleader movies set to premiere sometime in 2022. The story will follow “an embattled cheerleading squad” locked inside a “closed school gym to practice for regionals” when “members of the squad start to disappear.” In consequence, “the cheerleaders must unmask their assailant to save themselves.”
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
The Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 soundtrack is “finished” according to James Gunn on Twitter.
Soundtrack is finished. Movie starts shooting end of year.— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) May 13, 2021
Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Production has wrapped on Sonic the Hedgehog 2 in Vancouver.
That’s a wrap in Vancouver! Thank you to all the amazing cast/crew in this city… so much incredible talent helping make #SonicMovie2 truly special (and spoiler alert… EPIC! )— Jeff Fowler (@fowltown) May 13, 2021
Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins.
Entertainment Weekly has our first look at Samara Weaving as Scarlett and Úrsula Corberó as the Baroness in Snake Eyes.
Meanwhile, /Film has a pair of photos from Amazon’s upcoming Cinderella musical.
Space Jam: A New Legacy
There’s also new character posters for each member of the villainous “Goon Squad” in Space Jam: A New Legacy.
Batman: The Long Halloween, Part 1
A few new looks from Batman: The Long Halloween, Part 1.
The Lord of the Rings
Charlotte Brändström (The Witcher and Outlander) has been hired as a series director on Amazon’s Lord of the Rings.
Robot Chicken: Archie Comics Special
Finally, Robot Chicken returns for an Archie Comics special on May 24 at midnight on Adult Swim.
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