Posted on Sunday, September 27th, 2015 by Ethan Anderton
It’s time for the latest edition of Best Stories of the Week!
This time we’ve got stories about the New Girl season five, when we’ll see the Independence Day: Resurgence trailer, some new cameos and gossip about the Ghostbusters reboot, details on more Prometheus sequels, and a Men in Black trilogy reboot.
We’ve also got new trailers for Fox’s The Peanuts Movie, Robert Zemeckis’ The Walk, Adam McKay’s financial drama The Big Short and an international trailer for The Good Dinosaur.
Check out all the Best Stories of the Week after the jump!
#30. David Chen’s The Primary Instinct is Now Available on VOD
We’ve chronicled the making of the Stephen Tobolowsky documentary and now you can see how all of David Chen‘s hard work paid off as The Primary Instinct is now available on VOD. Find out where you can watch it right here.
#29. I Lost It at the Video Store Trailer: Filmmakers on Their Favorite Movies
A new book is coming called I Lost It at the Video Store: A Filmmakers’ Oral History of a Vanished Era, and it’s so cool that it warrants its own trailer. Find out more about the book featuring interviews with John Sayles, Quentin Tarantino, Kevin Smith, Darren Aronofsky, David O. Russell and more right here.
#28. Amazon Round-Up: Prime Discount, Mr. Robot, Fall 2015 Pilots
For today (September 25th) only, get a discount on Amazon Prime to celebrate the big wins for Transparent at the Emmys last weekend. Plus, Amazon has detailed their fall 2015 pilots that users will get to review to determine which shows get a series order, and they also locked down exclusive streaming rights to Mr. Robot.
#27. Megan Fox Stepping in for Zooey Deschanel on New Girl
During the fifth season of New Girl, lead actress Zooey Deschanel will be on maternity leave for a bit, so her character Jess won’t be on the show for a little while. But space in the loft will be filled by Megan Fox as a new roommate. To find out how the show will explain Deschanel’s absence, check out our original story.
#26. First Trailer for Jay Duplass’ Manson Family Vacation
The indie comedy arrives on iTunes and On Demand on October 6th.
#25. The Crow Reboot May Lose Director Corin Hardy
Some legal trouble is stirring behind the scenes for The Crow after Relativity Media declared bankruptcy recently. It sounds like the project may now lose director Corin Hardy in the process. Get all the details in our original story.
#24. The A-Team Getting Remade on Television Now
Since the big screen adaptation didn’t result in a film franchise, 20th Century Fox is trying their hand at remaking The A-Team on television, but with a bit of a change on the special forces team. Find out more right here.
#23. Robert Redford is News Anchor Dan Rather First Trailer for Truth
The drama arrives on October 16th.
#22. Jack Ryan Will Return on the Small Screen
Since the Chris Pine version of Tom Clancy’s iconic CIA operative Jack Ryan didn’t work out too well, the recurring literary and big screen characters is being brought to television instead. Get details on the Jack Ryan TV series right here.
#21. Tomb Raider Director Shortlist, Without Kathryn Bigelow
A shortlist of potential female directors for the reboot of the video game franchise Tomb Raider surfaced. Kathryn Bigelow was on the list, but has since declined any interest in the project, so who does that leave as possibilities? Find out in our original story.