Top 20 Stories Of The Week: Captain America: Civil War, 10 Cloverfield Lane, Popstar & More

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 some good news for fans awaiting the return of Rick & Morty, a much different international trailer for Ghostbusters, the first trailer for The Lonely Island comedy Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, details on the origins of 10 Cloverfield Lane, an exclusive about J.J. Abrams one regretful choice in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and of course, the new Captain America: Civil War trailer along with our set visit from the movie.

Check out all Top 20 Stories of the Week after the jump.

20. The Best & Worst Sketches from Jonah Hill's Saturday Night Live

Jonah Hill Saturday Night Live

We run through the best and worst sketches from Jonah Hill's recent turn hosting Saturday Night Live. Unfortunately there are more bad sketches than great, but you can see for yourself right here.

19. MovieSwap & The Screening Room Hope to Change Home Entertainment


Two new services are attempting to change the home entertainment game in a couple very different ways. MovieSwap wants to allow you to trade movies with your friends while The Screening Room wants to bring current theatrical releases into your home for a price.

18. The Leftovers Interview: Damon Lindelof on What the Show Is Really About

Tomorrowland Credits Scene

Damon Lindelof sits down for another interview to talk about what the HBO series The Leftovers might really be about. Check out our full interview with the executive producer right here.

17. Joseph Gordon-Levitt Leaves Adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Sandman

Sandman Moves to New Line

After coming on board to produce, direct and star in the movie a little while ago, Joseph Gordon-Levitt has departed the adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Sandman after creative differences with the studio couldn't be reconciled. Find out more right here.

16. Hardcore Henry Trailer: A Video Game Movie Not Based on a Video Game

The first-person action thriller arrives on April 8.

15. Rick & Morty Season Three Coming Before the End of 2016

Rick and Morty Season 3 Release Date

Rick & Morty will be coming back to Adult Swim before the end of the year, and there will be even more episodes in this season than either of the previous seasons. Get all the details right here.

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14. Andy Wachowski Comes Out as Transgender Woman, Lilly Wachowski

The Matrix co-creator Andy Wachowski has come out as a transgender woman, now going by the name Lilly Wachowski. However, the reason she was forced to come out publicly is more than frustrating. Read a full statement from Lilly Wachowski right here.

13. Vice Principals Trailer: Danny McBride Doesn't Take Guff

The new comedy series debuts on HBO sometime in July.

12. Zootopia Interview: Writers Talk About Unused Concepts and More

Zootopia - Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps (2)

We sat down with the writers of Disney's latest animated hit Zootopia to talk about some of the unused concepts that didn't make it into the movie and much more. Check out the full interview right here.

11. SXSW Preview: The 10 Things We're Excited to See in Austin, Texas

SXSW 2015 Feature Film Lineup

Our own Jacob Hall is down at the SXSW Film Festival, and he runs through the 10 things that we're excited to see come out of the Austin festival. Check out his full list right here.

10. You Taste of America: Sacha Baron Cohen's Best Moments on Film

sacha baron cohen's best moments

He's brought us Borat, Bruno and now The Brothers Grimsby, and now Jacob Hall takes a look back at some of Sacha Baron Cohen's finest moments on film. Find out which moments made the cut right here.

9. 10 Cloverfield Lane Interviews: The Cast & J.J. Abrams Talk on the Thriller


Check out our interviews with 10 Cloverfield Lane producer J.J. Abrams as well as cast members John Goodman and Mary Elizabeth Winstead to find out more about the making of the movie and the larger Clovefield universe.

  • JJ Abrams Talks 10 Cloverfield Lane, The "Clover-Verse", Cannibal Airlines and More
  • '10 Cloverfield Lane' Cast Offers Tips for Surviving the Apocalypse
  • 8. Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Red Band Trailer Is Magical

    The comedy hits theaters on June 3rd.

    7. Ghostbusters International Trailer Offers Tons of New Footage

    The reboot hits theaters on July 15th.

    Captain America Civil War trailer

    6. First Look at Spider-Man's New Suit from Captain America: Civil War

    The new Spider-Man suit finally debuted in the new trailer for Captain America: Civil War. Get a high resolution look at the new suit right here, and let us know what you think.

    5. Captain America: Civil War Set Visit Report, Plus Cast Interviews

    4. 10 Cloverfield Lane Origins Explained by Director Dan Trachtenberg

    Dan Trachtenberg directing 10 Cloverfield Lane

    Our old pal Dan Trachtenberg sat down to discuss how his little thriller became a Cloverfield follow-up. Find out how the movie changed throughout development and more in our full story right here.

    3. J.J. Abrams Regrets the Hug Between Leia and Rey in The Force Awakens

    star wars - leia hug

    Director J.J. Abrams regrets one of the creative decisions he made in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, specifically with regard to a hug that Leia shares with out of the main characters. Find out what he had to say in retrospect in our full story.

    2. Uncovering the Secrets of the New Game of Thrones Season 6 Trailer

    The HBO series returns on April 24th, and you can check out our breakdown of the trailer right here.

    1. Captain America: Civil War Trailer and Detailed Breakdown

    The comic book sequel arrives on May 6th, and you can check out our trailer breakdown right here.

    Read the previous Top 20 Stories of the Week right here.