Daily Podcast: Remaking The Office & Princess Bride, If Disney Had Merged With Apple, And More

On the September 19, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss the latest film and tv news, including an Office reboot, a Disney/Apple merger, Wes Anderson's next movie, Texas Chainsaw Massacre sequel, Toy Story 4's alternate ending and remaking The Princess Bride.

In The News:

  • Ben: Inconceivably, They're Threatening to Remake 'The Princess Bride'
  • Brad: 'Office' Reboot Being Considered For Peacock, Because Of Course It Is
  • Ben: Disney and Apple Likely Would Have Merged If Steve Jobs Were Still Alive
  • Brad: Wes Anderson's 'The French Dispatch' Heads to Fox Searchlight, and Of Course It Has an Amazing Cast
  • Ben: 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' Sequel is in Development, 'Don't Breathe' Director Fede Alvarez Producing 
  • Brad: 'Toy Story 4' Almost Had an Awful Alternate Ending 
  • Other Articles Mentioned:

  • Ben read The Princess Bride in a past Water Cooler episode
  • All the other stuff you need to know:

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