Posted on Sunday, February 21st, 2016 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 brought a slew of new trailers for Illumination Entertainment’s Sing, Jeff Nichols’ sci-fi thriller Midnight Special, Netflix’s comedy revival Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday, and next month’s 10 Cloverfield Lane. In addition, we have updates on the future of Wolverine 3, as well as the start of production on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Star Wars: Episode VIII.
Check out all of the Top 20 Stories of the Week after the jump.
20. The Best & Worst Sketches from Melissa McCarthy’s SNL
Last weekend Melissa McCarthy hosted Saturday Night Live and proved why she’s one of the top comedy actresses working today. Find out the best and worst sketches from the episode right here.
19. Salt Is Getting the TV Series Treatment at Sony
The action thriller that starred Angelina Jolie is heading to the small screen with a TV series adaptation being shopped around by Sony Pictures right now. Get the details right here.
18. Hunt for the Wilderpeople Trailer: The Hit Sundance Comedy
The comedy hits New Zealand in March but has no US release date yet.
17. Sing Trailer: Illumination Puts Animals in a Singing Competition
The animated comedy arrives on December 21.
16. Midnight Special Trailer: An Amblin-esque Sci-Fi Thriller
The sci-fi thriller arrives on March 18.
15. Homer Simpson Will Answer Questions Live on The Simpsons
Thanks to the magic of motion capture, Homer Simpson answer fan questions live on television. To find out when you’ll be able to see this wonder of television, check out our full story right here.
14. Bastille Day Trailer: Idris Elba Getes His Own Action Thriller to Lead
The action thriller arrives on April 22.