Posted on Saturday, November 28th, 2015 by Ethan Anderton
The Top 20 Stories of the Week are the stories we think you should check out on /Film from the previous week.
This week we’ve got an update on another Riddick sequel and a spin-off TV series, Kevin Bacon returning to the world of Tremors, bad news for anyone anticipating Fantastic Four 2 and a major Game of Thrones teaser for the sixth season. Plus, we’ve got a bunch of new Star Wars and Marvel Studios updates, along with new The Force Awakens TV spots and the Captain America: Civil War trailer.
Hit the jump for all of the Top 20 Stories of the Week.
#20. The Best & Worst Sketches from Matthew McConaughey’s Saturday Night Live
We run through all the sketches from Matthew McConaughey‘s return to SNL for the first time in 14 years. Find out what the best sketches of the night were right here.
#19. The Big Short Trailer Takes the Fight to the Banks
The film gets a limited release December 11th and rolls out nationwide December 23rd.
#18. Akiva Goldsman to Lead G.I. Joe and Micronauts Writers Rooms
After leading a writers room to plan the future of the Transformers franchise at Paramount Pictures, Akiva Goldsman has been set to do the same thing for G.I. Joe and Micronauts at the studio with some of the Transformers writers coming on board. Get all the details in our full story.
#17. Zootopia Trailer: Things Slow Down at the DMV
The animated comedy arrives on March 4, 2016.
#16. Martin Scorsese Back with The Departed Writer for Evel Knievel Movie
Director Martin Scorsese is thinking about reteaming with The Departed screenwriter William Monahan for a movie about the life of Evel Knievel. This isn’t the project that has Channing Tatum attached to play the daredevil though, so find out about this competing project right here.
#15. Riddick Getting Another Sequel and a TV Series Spin-Off
Vin Diesel announced last weekend that there will be another Riddick sequel called Furya, and there’s also a spin-off TV series in development, though it won’t focus on Diesel’s character. Find out more about both projects right here.