Posted on Sunday, January 10th, 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 there’s a bunch of awards updates with nominees for the BAFTAs, WGA and PGA awards. Plus we have details on a reboot of Tales from the Crypt, the premiere date for the second season of Daredevil, what might be in store for Creed 2, the first trailer for The Conjuring 2, and the writers of /Film deliver their picks for the Top 10 Films of 2015.
Check out all the Top 20 Stories of the Week below!
#20. Drafthouse Films Will Release the Raiders! Fan Film Documentary
The indie distribution house has picked up the documentary Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made for a theatrical release sometime this year.
#19. Steven Spielberg’s Robopocalypse May Not Be Dead After All
It sounds like Steven Spielberg‘s adaptation of Robopocalypse may not be quite as dead as we thought. Some new details about the project’s development have come to light, and you can find out more about it right here.
#18. Netflix Has Struck a New Deal for a Voltron and Trollhunters Series
Netflix has picked up a couple new animated series, including a revamp of Voltron and a new series from Guillermo del Toro called Trollhunters, both from DreamWorks Animation. Find out more about both right here.
#17. Interview: The Revenant Screenwriter Mark L. Smith
Our own Jack Giroux had a chat with The Revenant screenwriter Mark L. Smith, talking about the evolution of the frontier epic from the pages of the original book to the big screen. Check out the full interview right here.
#16. Tom Hiddleston Lives a Life of Luxury in High Rise Trailer
The thriller arrives on March 18th.
#15. Sylvester Stallone Says He’s Officially Done with Rambo
Though there have been rumors of a new Rambo for a long time, Sylvester Stallone has revealed that he’s officially done with the franchise character. Find out what he had to say right here.
#14. Visit the Set of the High Seas Coast Guard Drama The Finest Hours
We visited the set of Disney’s period coast guard drama The Finest Hours, diving into the tale of old-fashioned heroism. Check out the full report with remarks from Chris Pine and more right here.