Posted on Saturday, December 12th, 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 includes updates for the revival of Mystery Science Theater 3000, a surprising choice to play the titular monster in The Mummy, nominations for the Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild awards, trailers for The BFG, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 and X-Men: Apocalypse, and much more.
Get all the top stories of the week after the jump.
#20. Dan Harmon and More Guest Writers Join MST3K Revival
Community creator and Rick and Morty co-creator Dan Harmon will be guest writing on the Mystery Science Theater 3000 revival, along with Ready Player One author Ernest Cline and several more. Find out the whole list of contributors right here.
#19. Mad TV Reunion Special Coming to The CW in January
A bunch of cast members from Mad TV are getting back together for a 20th anniversary reunion special on The CW. To find out when in January the special will be airing, check out our full story right here.
#18. Laika Has Another Stop-Motion Adventure in Kubo and Two Strings
The film arrives on August 19th, 2016.
#17. King of Monsters is Back in Godzilla: Resurgence Trailer
There’s no US release date for the movie yet.
#16. Matt Damon, Julianne Moore and More Join Suburbicon
George Clooney‘s new film Suburbicon has rounded up a cast that includes his Ocean’s Eleven co-star Matt Damon. Plus, with a script from the Coen Brothers, one of their previous co-stars has joined the project too. Find out more in our original story.
#15. Best & Worst Sketches from Ryan Gosling’s Saturday Night Live
Making his hosting debut, Ryan Gosling took stage at Studio 8H and the result was pretty hilarious a few of the best sketches of the season popping up. Get the full recap of the whole episode right here.
#14. Sofia Boutella May Be The Mummy in Universal’s Reboot
The reboot of The Mummy at Universal may be taking a different turn by making the movie monster a woman. The Kingsman: The Secret Service henchwoman Sofia Boutella is in talks to join the movie that will star Tom Cruise. Get the full scoop right here.