Posted on Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by Ethan Anderton
Best Stories of the Week is a round-up of the week’s best and biggest stories, from news to editorials to trailers.
This week we had plenty of Star Wars updates that we’ve rounded up, a director for the reboot of Tomb Raider, director Ridley Scott revealing the opening of Blade Runner 2, rumors of another X-Men movie shooting in 2017, Peter Jackson explaining why The Hobbit wasn’t up to snuff, a review of the forthcoming Rocky spin-off Creed and much more.
A plethora of trailers was also unleashed including Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart in Central Intelligence, Melissa McCarthy in The Boss, a new look at A Very Murray Christmas, and the first trailers for sequels such as Zoolander 2, Snow White and the Huntsman 2 and Now You See Me 2. There’s also a first look at the second seasons of Daredevil and Agent Carter.
Check out all the Best Stories of the Week after the jump!
#29. Liam Neeson is a Tree in First A Monster Calls Trailer
The film arrives on October 14th, 2016
#28. James Franco Must Travel Through Time in 11.22.63 Teaser
The series hits Hulu of February 15th, 2016.
#27. Edgar Wright Sets Up His First Animated Movie at DreamWorks Animation
Shaun of the Dead director Edgar Wright has set up his first animated film at DreamWorks Animation, and it seems to be loosely inspired by a previous project set up at the studio about shadows. Get the details right here.
#26. The Best & Worst Sketches from Elizabeth Banks’ Saturday Night Live
We run through the best and worst sketches from the Elizabeth Banks hosted episode of Saturday Night Live. It was one of the better episodes of the season so far, so check out the full recap right here.
#25. Melissa McCarthy Teams Up with Girl Scouts in The Boss Trailer
The comedy arrives on April 8th, 2016.
#24. Matthew McConaughey May Star in The Dark Tower Adaptation
The Dallas Buyers Club star is circling a role in the long gestating adaptation of Stephen King‘s beloved book series. But who will the Oscar winner play if a deal is closed? Find out in our full story right here.
#23. Dwayne Johnson & Kevin Hart Team Up in Central Intelligence Trailer
The comedy arrives on June 17th, 2016.
#22. Interview: The Night Before Director Jonathan Levine
The comedy’s director talks extensively about his well-thought out soundtracks to all of his films over the years and much more in our interview which you can read in full right here.
#21. Tomb Raider Reboot Finally Finds a Director
The video game franchise reboot has finally landed a director, but it’s likely not a name you’re going to recognize. Find out who it is and what the director has done previously in our full story right here.
#20. Gods of Egypt Trailer: Alex Proyas’ Epic Looks Absolutely Bonkers
The epic arrives February 26th, 2016