After a tumultuous journey that nearly found him out of a job last season, Ballers protagonist Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne Johnson) is back in full force as HBO’s football-themed dramedy returns to the airwaves this weekend. Spencer’s registration with the league has finally been approved, and a recent hip replacement has taken care of the nagging injury that plagued him throughout Season Two. But when he fails to deliver Steph Curry for an important business meeting between Anderson (Richard Schiff) and casino magnate Wayne Hastings Jr. (Steve Guttenberg), thus ruining the boss man’s hopes of getting into the gambling business, Spencer…
Around this time last year, the first season of Stranger Things premiered on Netflix, striking a chord with audiences thanks to its Amblin-inspired tone and its throwback to 80s-era storytelling techniques. A new season was greenlit fairly quickly, and this year at Comic-Con attendees were treated to an extended look at what the cast of Stranger Things will be up to when the series returns this fall.
Saturday at San Diego Comic-Con may have opened with Warner Bros., but the night belonged to Marvel Studios, who took the stage in Hall H to a thunderous ovation. As always, the Marvel panel was a lively affair full of hilarious banter between cast members and a ton of new footage – most of which was prepared especially for the fans in attendance.
Warner Bros. already wowed the Comic-Con audience with the first look at Ready Player One, but of course the most anticipated film of their annual presentation is Justice League, which finds the heroes of the DC Extended Universe joining forces to stand against a newfound enemy.
Every year at Comic-Con, Warner Bros. shows up for their annual Saturday morning panel in Hall H with a ton of new footage, and 2017 is certainly no exception. The studio has a number of high-profile projects on their slate, and they kicked things off this morning with the first look at Steven Spielberg’s anticipated adaptation of Ready Player One.
San Diego Comic-Con is currently in full swing, and Netflix took the stage in Hall H yesterday to surprise fans with the first episode of The Defenders, which finds Daredevil joining forces with Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and Iron Fist to combat a threat lurking in the shadows of New York City.
Netflix has steadily been ramping up its original film slate, and Bright may be its boldest offering yet. Working from a script by Max Landis, End of Watch director David Ayer is at the helm for this tale of an alternate reality, where a veteran LAPD officer (Will Smith) teams up with an orc (Joel Edgerton) to investigate a series of strange occurrences.
Every year, San Diego Comic-Con provides a venue for studios to release new footage of their most anticipated offerings – usually in the massive 6500-capacity Hall H. But even though 20th Century Fox has a panel scheduled for later today, they’re jumping the gun a bit by dropping a brand new red-band trailer for Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
Twenty years after The Fifth Element became a critical and commercial success, Luc Besson is back for another wildly imaginative sci-fi romp through a galaxy of eye-popping character and production design with Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Based on the long-running French comic series Valerian et Laureline, which ran for more than four decades and influenced a host of sci-fi properties, the film follows a pair of intergalactic spies in the 28th century as they investigate a sinister threat aboard the colossal space station Alpha.
Last weekend, Disney fans from across the globe descended on Anaheim, California for the 2017 D23 Expo, and one of the biggest attractions was the promise of more news about the Star Wars-themed expansions to the Disney parks, currently under construction in California and Florida. Fans may not be able to enter the galaxy far, far away until 2018, but D23 attendees got their first glimpse of what lies in store thanks to an enormous scale model of the new expansion, officially dubbed “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.” The immersive creation is set in a remote trading post, where the conflict…