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Podcast #255 - 30 To 50 Feral Hogs
Airdate: 15 Aug 2019

- Disney streaming triple pack: Disney+, basic Hulu, and ESPN Plus
- Streaming segments further: Doctor Who heading to HBO Max
- It's A Wonderful Life get a fully remastered UHD release
- Endgame reportedly breaks FandangoNOW presale record
- The Lion King roars to the highest grossing animated film ever
- Recent gun violence prompts Universal to scrap The Hunt
- Disney reduces Fox output due to $170M loss
- Disney pulls Fox classic licensing from theaters
- New G.I. Joe spinoff in the works
- Coming to America sequel nabs Wesley Snipes...
- ...and James Earl Jones and Paul Bates...
- ...and Leslie Jones and Kiki Layne...
- ...and Arsenio Hall...
- ...and Shari Headley
- Trailer: Harriet
- The Witcher will not adapt the video games
- Universal dates the next two Halloween films
- Andy Serkis will indeed helm Venom 2
- Serkis and Hardy have "very clear ideas" on where to take Venom 2
- Regal Unlimited is reportedly very successful
- Rumor: MoviePass changed passwords to "slow down power users"
- Trailer: The Addams Family
- Annapurna is considering bankruptcy protection
- Spider-Man (2002) World Trade Center teaser restored to 4K
- Lord of the Flies remake gets a new director and loses the gender swap
- Fathom Event releases Star Trek: The Motion Picture for its 40th anniversary
- Ben Affleck movie The Way Back is pushed to March
- Ridley Scott to direct Matt Daemon and Ben Affleck in The Last Duel
- WB announces Elvis movie and pushes back Dune
- Chris Pine attached to portray Walter Cronkite
- Trailer: 1917
- James Wan returns to horror
- David Ayer will direct WWII tank battle thriller El-Alamein
- Teaser: Jojo Rabbit
- German studio still has props from Never Ending Story and others


Podcast #254 - SDCC 2019 Wrap-Up
Airdate: 31 Jul 2019

- UltraViolet has been shut down
- BritBox UK launch prices set
- The Lion King has the biggest box office opening for an animated movie
- Aladdin breaks the $1B global barrier...
- ...as does Spider-Man: Far From Home
- Avengers: Endgame finally beats Avatar (not counting for inflation)
- Yesterday success shows that smaller movies can still be a success
- SDCC 2019: Black Widow footage takes place after Captain America: Civil War
- SDCC 2019: Taika Waititi is back for Thor: Love and Thunder
- SDCC 2019: Blade to be rebooted with Mahershala Ali
- SDCC 2019: The Eternals gets some details
- SDCC 2019: Marvel gives details for Shang-Chi
- SDCC 2019: The full MCU release schedule for the next few years
- SDCC 2019: James Gunn is doing GotG 3 but he's still doing The Suicide Squad
- SDCC 2019: It Chapter Two director would love to remake The Howling
- SDCC 2019: Russo Brothers talk about their next movie Cherry
- SDCC 2019: Russo Brothers looking to tackle anime classic Battle of the Planets
- SDCC 2019: Star Trek news and highlights
- SDCC Trailer: Star Trek Picard
- SDCC 2019: The Walking Dead movie is coming to theaters
- SDCC 2019: Edward Furlong returning as John Connor for Terminator: Dark Fate
- The Lion King and Kimba similarity comes back
- Regal Unlimited monthly movie program launches
- Obituary: Rutger Hauer dies at 75
- Trailer: Cats
- Rumor: Andy Serkis might be the director for Venom 2
- 70mm print of original Star Wars recently seen in theater
- Trailer: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
- Red-band Trailer: Jay and Silent Bob Reboot
- Trailer: 21 Bridges
- Trailer: It Chapter Two
- Trailer: Top Gun: Maverick
- Momentum grows for variable movie theater pricing
- Argnetinian filmmaker makes a 14-hour movie


Podcast #253 - Take A Chance [Fixed audio]
Airdate: 21 Jul 2019

- Warframe gets a cinematic intro from Dan Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield Lane)
- Viacom's Pluto TV gets classic Doctor Who episodes
- Another digital library goes dark - Sony shuttering ULTRA
- Quibi is the short-form startup with some big-name backers
- Stylistic but really difficult Cuphead is coming to Netflix
- Spider-Man: Far From Home gets the 270° treatment from ScreenX
- Lashana Lynch isn't playing Bond, but she is playing 007
- Halle Bailey will play Ariel in live-action The Little Mermaid
- Harry Styles is in talks to be Prince Eric
- VFX artists react to bad and good CGI
- Trailer: Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
- Teaser: Mulan
- MoviePass shuts down "for several weeks"
- The Last Starfighter sequel is still in the works
- Teaser: The King's Man
- Austin Butler is Elvis for biopic from Baz Luhrmann
- Dexter Fletcher will direct Sherlock Holmes 3
- New Line to make ... I kid you not ... Space Invaders
- Momo, the subject of a viral hoax, to become a horror film
- Disney censors Toy Story 2 scene from streaming and recently-released 4K discs
- Disney-Fox merger now gives unfair advantage regarding theatrical release dates
- Looks Who's Talking reboot is in the works
- Taika Waititi will direct Thor 4
- Neill Blomkamp's RoboCop will use the original costume
- Next Tarantino movie will be his last, even if it's Star Trek
- Hasbro wants to make an amazing 27-inch Unicron, but needs pre-sales to commit


Podcast #252 - Murphy's Law
Airdate: 3 Jul 2019

- Samsung makes another case why "smart" TVs are a stupid purchase
- Samsung's Tizen is a security nightmare
- LG officially starts selling 8K TVs
- TV sales not slowing down from 8K (because 8K is dumb at this point)
- Streaming video has reached a saturation point
- Avengers: Endgame disc and streaming (and 3D) scheduled
- Toy Story 4 debuts with $118M domestic and $238M global opening
- Shaft and Men In Black International bomb at the box office
- Rumor: Infighting and no "urgency" doomed Men In Black International
- Bryan Singer replaced with Jill Soloway on Red Sonja
- "Bruce", the original Jaws shark, is fully restored
- Paramount is developing a new Paranormal Activity
- Cary Elwes is joining the Black Christmas remake
- New Alamo Drafthouse opens in July in Los Angeles
- Trailer: Killerman
- How an antique camera "flash gun" became iconic
- "New York" visible on the bottom of Luke's lightsaber in ESB
- Paul Rudd joins the Ghostbusters 2020 call
- Anthony Carrigan is the villain in Bill & Ted Face the Music
- Trailer: Jumanji: The Next Level
- Rumor: Regal Cinemas is preparing their own subscription program
- Joker will be rated R
- Teaser: Doctor Sleep
- Win a chance to join Daniel Craig on the set of Bond 25
- 2008 vault fire at Universal Studios prompts $150M class action lawsuit
- Myst is turning into a TV and film universe
- Allison Schroeder is set to write a Minecraft movie
- Lindsey Beer to bring Hello Kitty to the big screen
- Melissa McCarthy in talks to play Ursula in Little Mermaid remake
- Rumor: Taika Waititi to develop Flash Gordon
- Trailer: The Good Liar
- How Toy Story 2 was accidentally (then intentionally) deleted
- Religious group (of course) demands that Netflix cancel an Amazon show


Podcast #251 - Burning Down The House
Airdate: 13 June 2019

- Captain Marvel is coming to 3D Blu-ray on 15 July
- Remastered Stand By Me is getting a UHD Blu-ray release on Aug 27
- Remastered Gremlins is coming to UHD Blu-ray
- All MCU movies are will be remastered to 4K
- Is your UHD Blu-ray real 4K or fake 4K?
- Remastered Do The Right Thing is coming to theaters (including 35mm)
- Dark Phoenix is expected to lose over $100M
- Aladdin crosses $600M globally
- Sigourney Weaver insinuates that the original Ghostbusters crew is returning
- Shazam! spinoff Black Adam gets a director
- Wonder Woman gets a colorful new outfit for Wonder Woman 1984
- WB is skipping SDCC's Hall H this year
- Another setback for Bond 25 as an explosion injured a crew member
- Robert Pattinson is officially The Batman
- Duncan Jones wants Gaiman and Ramsey for a movie about his father, David Bowie
- Trailer: Ad Astra
- Uncharted with Tom Holland set for December 2020
- Paramount pushes G.I. Joe and ... and ...Micronauts
- Kevin Hart is remaking Scrooged
- The Muppet Movie returns to theaters
- Team Negative 1 is working on a 4K release of The Empire Strikes Back
- Teaser: Onward
- Tim Allen warns Tom Hanks about emotional Toy Story 4 ending
- Trailer: Frozen 2
- 100,000 master tapes were lost in 2008 Universal Studios fire
- Some of the musical artists whose masters were lost in the fire
- Win a chance to tour the Lord of the Rings set and WETA
- Rotten Tomatoes to implement "verified" audience ratings
- A Quiet Place sequel moves a few months ahead
- Spice Girls movie in the works at Paramount Animation
- Tarantino reiterates the desire to make an R-rated Star Trek
- Wes Studi becomes the first indigenous to get an Oscar
- Mark Ruffalo releases a compilation of behind-the-scenes videos from MCU movies
- You can rent the Avengers: Endgame cabin for $800/night


Podcast #250 - Pika Pika
Airdate: 26 May 2019

- Sharp is returning to the US market
- Samsung 2019 TVs will get Apple TV app via firmware
- Tariff's against China could raise certain TV prices
- The Shining is coming to Ultra HD Blu-ray with a new remaster
- What We Left Behind (Deep Space Nine documentary) is coming to disc on Aug 6
- Disney gains full control of Hulu in deal with Comcast
- John Wick: Chapter 4 is confirmed for May 2021
- John Wick video game is in the works
- Minions: The Rise of Gru is coming in July 2020
- Saw franchise is coming back courtesy of Chris Rock
- Next Star Wars trilogy will be from Game of Thrones showrunners
- Rumor: Knights of the Old Republic screenplay is being written
- Rumor: A Mortal Kombat reboot might be happening
- Daniel Craig undergoing ankle surgery from Bond 25 injury
- Sonic movie is being pushed back three months due to outcry
- Sony launches PlayStation Productions to adapt games to TV and film
- Teaser: Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
- Taika Waititi's Akira remake is coming in Summer 2021
- Boss Baby 2 is in the works with original director
- Rumor: Robert Pattinson in the lead for The Batman
- Trailer: Angel Has Fallen
- Teaser: Terminator: Dark Fate
- Eurovision is eyeing coming to the U.S. ... sort of
- Christopher Nolan's new movie Tenet is underway
- Trailer: Downton Abbey
- The Russo Brothers to produce Hemsworth/Haddish buddy cop movie
- Coming to America 2 pushed back; Chris Evans in talks to join Infinite
- Final Trailer: Dark Phoenix
- Trailer: Once Upon A Time In Hollywood
- Darth Vader suit withdrawn from auction


Podcast #249 - Horizontal Hold
Airdate: 11 May 2019

- Samsung thinks younger people want a vertical TV
- SHOCK! Pirated streaming devices have malware in them
- Apollo 11 includes never-before-seen 65mm footage
- Avengers: Endgame crosses $2.2B globally...
- ...and becomes the biggest Hollywood release ever in India...
- ...and brings in the best Tuesday of any MCU movie...
- ...and has the biggest 3D opening of all time...
- ...and breaks a whole bunch of other records
- You can also get measles from Avengers: Endgame (VACCINATE YOUR KIDS!)
- The next phase of MCU movies
- End with Endgame studios are worried about the box office
- Awful Trailer: Sonic The Human Teeth Hedgehog
- Sonic trailer backlash prompts changes
- Detective Pikachu cinematographer has an .... interesting take on the Sonic trailer
- Charlie Chaplin's The Kid to be remade into something really bizarre
- Rumor: Dan Fogelman is now writing Indiana Jones 5
- Disney/Fox make a number of schedule changes, pushing Avatar sequels back
- Bob's Burgers hitting theaters in 2020
- Sinemia shuts down
- Francis Ford Coppola is releasing yet another Apocalypse Now cut
- Obituary: Peter Mayhew, the original Chewbacca, dies at 74
- Obituary: Pioneering Oscar nominee John Singleton dies at 51
- F. Gary Gray to direct Saints Row movie
- Fantastic Beasts 3 coming in 2021
- Trailer: Spider-Man: Far From Home (SPOLIER ALERT)
- Original Vader outfit from Empire Strikes Back is expected to get $1-2 million at auction


Podcast #248 - The Road To The Endgame
Airdate: 27 Apr 2019

- AT&T sells their Hulu share to Disney
- Rumor: Comcast is debating selling their Hulu share to Disney
- FCC warns about the use of non-compliant set-top boxes
- Sony launches a 98-inch 8K OLED for those with more money than sense
- Ghostbusters is getting a newly remastered UHD steelbook release
- AMC Theaters adds round-the-clock showings of Endgame
- Endgame breaks records in China with $107M opening day
- Endgame is expected to make a $900M global weekend
- Endgame sells out 4,000 showtimes and boosts Captain Marvel
- Easter weekend box office is the worst since 2003
- Hollywood hopes for a "Herculean reversal of fortune" after a bad box office slump
- Shazam! crosses $100M domestically
- Teaser: The Rise of Skywalker
- Star Wars movies to go on hiatus after Episode IX
- Disney+ launches in November at $7 per month
- Entire Star Wars franchise will be available on Disney+ .... with a major exception
- Trailer: Gemini Man
- Ben Affleck to star in and direct Ghost Army
- Trailer: Godzilla: King of Monsters
- Germany will get the largest IMAX screen ever
- Kate Beckinsale will play a homicidal bouncer in Jolt
- Al Pacino explains his love of Shakespeare in 1973 interview
- Sigourney Weaver celebrates Alien Day with kids who put on Alien production
- Knights of the Old Republic still could be a movie or series
- Masters of the Universe pushed back to 2020 for good reasons
- The Nun sequel gets a screenwriter
- The Academy board does not pass rules targeting Netflix
- Trailer: What We Left Behind
- Rumor: Tomb Raider sequel gets scriptwriter Amy Jump
- Tribute: Endgame cast sings We Didn't Start the Fire


Podcast #247 - Same As The Old Boss
Airdate: 12 Apr 2019

- YouTube TV is raising prices and adding channels that you might not want
- AT&T makes drastic changes and raises the prices of DirecTV Now
- T-Mobile's new TV service is called TVision Home
- Batman movies are being released on remastered Ultra HD Blu-ray
- Dumbo has a disappointing debut
- Captain Marvel shoots past the $1B global mark
- Avengers: Endgame is tracking for up to $250M domestic debut
- Shazam has a great $53M debut
- Paramount is preparing theaters for 120 frames-per-second Gemini Man
- New partnership formed to launch 120fps filmmaking
- New Mutants is coming to theaters after all
- MPAA says to embrace Netflix
- Grease prequel Summer Loving is in the works (No, I'm not kidding, but I wish I was)
- Teaser: Joker
- Rumor: Idris Elba will not play Deadshot in Suicide Squad sequel
- Trailer: What We Left Behind (Star Trek Deep Space 9 documentary)
- Dune has started filming
- Trailer: The Lion King
- Rumor: Netflix is looking to buy the historic Egyptian Theater
- US Dept of Justice warns the Academy over possibly excluding Netflix and other streamers
- AMC and Alamo Drafthouse will show all 22 Marvel movies in two-day marathon
- Judge allows MoviePass patent suit again Sinemia
- Sinemia faces a class action lawsuit over multiple complaints
- Mark Hamill will voice Chucky in Child's Play remake
- Rumor: Angelina Jolie is in talks to join Marvel's The Eternals
- 90s witch movie The Craft is being rebooted
- Keanu Reeves trains with former SEAL for John Wick 3
- New Jersey high school puts on amazing performance of Alien....
- ...and gets the attention of Ridley Scott, Sigourney Weaver, and others
- Irish Deep Space 9 fans want a statue of O'Brien in Dublin


Podcast #246 - Under the Gunn Again
Airdate: 23 Mar 2019

- Disney now owns Fox after $71.3 billion deal
- Fox employees need to expect "quite a bit of change"
- Layoffs have already started at Fox
- Rumor: Disney has already lied by shutting down Fox 2000
- Rumor: Disney is looking to buy AT&T's share of Hulu
- Disney "vaulted" movies will be on Disney+ (but I'll bet that won't include Song of the South)
- Comcast debuts Infinity Flex to bring some streaming to Internet-only customers
- BBC and ITV are bringing the BritBox to the UK
- LG releases pricing for new NanoCell UHD TVs
- Alien is being released on Ultra HD Blu-ray from new 4K masters
- Brie Larson popped into theaters for Captain Marvel premiere
- Captain Marvel is the top-grossing movie scored by a woman
- Global box office revenue sets a new record of $41B in 2018
- Disney realizes their stupidity and reinstates James Gunn
- James Gunn thanks the fans for their support
- New Suicide Squad will be a reboot, not sequel
- Wonder Woman 1984 is not being called a sequel
- Valiant Comics are bringing their characters to the big screen, starting with Bloodshot
- Sopranos prequel The Many Saints of Newark will come to theaters in September 2020
- Anne Hathaway is on board for Sesame Street 2021 release
- Trailer: Aladdin
- Alan Tudyk plays another Disney bird as Iago in Aladdin
- Trailer: Doom: Annihilation (yes, seriously...)
- Rumor: Nicole Kidman is being considered for Cruella de Vil movie
- Rumor: Idris Elba is in talks to replace Will Smith as Deadshot
- Rumor: Toxic Avenger is being rebooted
- Bill and Ted announce Bill & Ted 3
- Netflix responds to Spielberg's push to bar it from the Oscars
- The new Terminator movie will be called Terminator: Dark Fate
- Jekyll and Hyde is moving from the stage to the big screen
- Trailer: Toy Story 4


Podcast #245 - And Then There Was One
Airdate: 10 Mar 2019

- Samsung drops out of the Blu-ray and UHD-BD player market
- Rumor: Apple is targeting April for a new video service
- Comcast says NBCU streaming will not exit third-party deals "cold turkey"
- Netflix ends Marvel collaboration
- The complete Oscar winners list
- THR's Brutally Honest Oscar Ballot #1
- THR's Brutally Honest Oscar Ballot #2
- THR's Brutally Honest Oscar Ballot #3
- The complete Razzie Awards list
- AT&T is clear to merge with Time Warner
- AT&T CFO says TW is safe from "a finance bean counter from a telephone company"
- Brazil approves Disney/Fox merger
- Aquaman 2 arrives in December 2022
- MGM and Mattel join to bring View-Master to the movies
- Rumor: Will Smith is not returning as Deadshot
- Trailer: Hellboy (red band)
- Dune will be released in November 2020
- WB is looking to make a sequel of Edge of Tomorrow
- Space Jam 2 dated for July 2021
- Bond 25 pushed back to April 2020
- Trailer: Dark Phoenix
- Rambo: Last Blood to be released in September
- Trailer: Rocketman
- Sherlock Holmes 3 pushed back to December 2021
- Escape Room 2 underway at Sony
- Kevin Smith marks Jay and Silent Bob Reboot
- Puss In Boots 2 in the works
- Hotel Transylvania 4 coming in December 2021
- Sleeping with the Enemy is being rebooted
- Maleficent: Mistress of Evil coming in October
- Aretha Franklin biopic Respect coming in August 2020
- Steven Spielberg goes after Netflix and will try to keep them out of Oscar competition
- Theater chain Cineworld pulls out of BAFTAs because of Roma
- Spielberg/Netflix drama could cause collateral damage for indies
- Jeffrey Katzenberg says that Spielberg is not out to get Netflix
- Netflix is on the defensive against Spielberg
- Stanley's Video store was a cute Captain Marvel promo in disguise
- The world's last Blockbuster has no intention of closing


Podcast #244 - 3DTV Is Dead ... Or Is It?
Airdate: 16 Feb 2019

- WarnerMedia gives more details about their streaming service
- Captain Marvel will be exclusive to Disney+ after its theatrical run
- Epix launches their Epix Now streaming service
- Karate Kid gets a UHD-BD release from the original camera negative
- Aquaman is coming to disc on March 26 with domestic 3D Blu-ray release
- Not surprisingly, the Aquaman sequel is in the works...
- ...as is the Aquaman spinoff The Trench
- Guardians of the Galaxy 3 is using James Gunn's script
- Teaser: Frozen 2
- Special Look: Aladdin
- TV Spot: Captain Marvel
- TV Spot: Avengers: Endgame
- 3D TV may yet live on if James Cameron and Dolby can finally bring glasses-free 3D
- Coming to America 2 is coming to theaters in August 2020
- Red Sonja on hold due to latest Bryan Singer controversy
- Wicked is finally coming to theaters in December 2021
- Dreamland with Gary Oldman to tackle the opioid crisis
- The Academy plans to give awards during commercial breaks
- The reaction against the Academy was swift and brutal
- Alfonso Cuaron is not happy with the Academy
- Russell Crowe isn't happy with the Academy either
- The American Society of Cinematographers is also miffed
- The Academy attempted to clarify their plans with little success
- TV Spot: Toy Story 4
- Paramount puts plans for World War Z sequel on hold
- Tom Clancy's Without Remorse coming to theaters in 2020
- Trailer: Missing Link
- Pixar breaks our hearts again by releasing Up storyboard
- JJ Abrams releases photo of last day of Episode IX principal photography
- Trailer: UglyDolls
- Lord/Miller project The Last Human sparks a bidding war
- Zachary Quinto still hopes for Star Trek 4
- Trailer: Child's Play
- Trailer: Pet Sematary
- Rumor: Pirates reboot might be on hold
- Trailer: Shaft
- Terminator reboot/sequel to be called Terminator: Dark Fate
- Sinbad will sail the oceans again with Middle Eastern cast
- The official Captain Marvel web site is a fantastic (and horrific) blast back to 1995
- The Academy reverses their decision and will present all Oscars live


Podcast #243 - Sportsball Time
Airdate: 3 Feb 2019

- Netflix is raising prices again
- UltraViolet is shutting down
- Hulu drops basic price but raises price of Live TV bundle
- WarnerMedia streaming will have two tiers
- Samsung's 8K TVs are stupid expensive
- Aquaman is the biggest DC movie ever
- Bohemian Rhapsody breaks $800M globally
- Rumor: Black Widow movie might be rated R
- Matt Smith joins Jared Leto in Morbius
- 25 high-resolution images of LEGO Movie 2
- Despite new allegations, Bryan Singer remains as Red Sonja director
- The list of 2019 Academy Awards nominees
- The list of 2019 Razzie Nominees
- Netflix joins the MPAA
- The Batman will be in theaters in 2021 without Ben Affleck
- The Suicide Squad sequel will also be released in 2021
- MoviePass will bring an unlimited plan as it relaunches
- James Gunn is in talks to direct the Suicide Squad sequel
- Trailer: Shazam!
- X-Force is still going to be made, Deadpool 3 will come later
- Deadpool 3 is looking to move "in a completely different direction"
- Idris Elba in talks to star in supernatural thriller Deeper
- Disney will remake Hunchback as live action
- Teaser: Birds of Prey
- Trailer: Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw
- Rosario Dawson joins the Zombieland sequel
- Rumor: Fantastic Beasts 3 production start pushed back
- Trailer: John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum
- Rumor: Kevin Hart to star in Monopoly
- Rumor: Anne Hathaway set for The Witches by Robert Zemeckis
- Jason Reitman "found the car"
- Jason Reitman will direct a new Ghostbusters sequel in the original universe
- Danny Glover joins the Jumanji 2 class
- Trailer: Spider-Man: Far From Home
- Christopher McQuarrie signs up for the next two Mission: Impossible films
- Next two Mission: Impossible movies set for 2021 and 2022
- Just Dance video game franchise is hitting the big screen
- Uncharted movie is still in the works with Dan Trachtenberg
- Detective Pikachu sequel is already in the works
- Next untitled Christopher Nolan movie to be released in summer 2020


Podcast #242 - Same Old Same Old
Airdate: 13 Jan 2019

- IMAX Enhanced is introduced
- Fandango will be the exclusive source for streaming IMAX Enhanced in the US
- CES: Samsung introduces a 75" (183 cm) Micro LED TV
- CES: Sony shows off their 8K TV (even though there's no content for it)
- CES: Samsung will sell its 8K TV for $5,000
- CES: LG's 8K OLED TV has Dolby Atmos ... but no speakers
- CES: HiSense ULED XD has two display panels
- CES: LG Display's rollable OLED TV is actually going on sale this year
- CES: TCL is shipping their first soundbars this spring
- CES: Sennheiser's 3D audio soundbar on sale in May for $2,499
- CES: Optoma shows off their new all-in-one 4K projector
- CES: Onkyo release two entry-level Atmos receivers for less than $500
- CES: Sony and Panasonic show their new 4K Blu-ray players
- CES: Samsung's massive 49" (124 cm) gaming monitor is drool-worthy at 32:9 AR
- New HDHomeRun DVR targets cord-cutters
- iTunes is coming to Samsung TVs
- Disney's big-budget movies will be meant for theaters, not Disney+
- Physical discs are still the UK's favorite way of owning movies
- Bohemian Rhapsody coming out on streaming (Jan. 22) and disc (Feb. 12)
- Aquaman crosses the $900M mark globally
- Warner Bros. hits a box office record for 2018
- 2018 box office revenues hit a record $11.9B in the US, $42B globally
- The Grinch passes $500M globally
- They Shall Not Grow Old sets a box office record
- Rumor: Star Trek 4 likely to be shelved
- Karen Gillan to star in ... in ... Gunpowder Milkshake (yes, seriously)
- Rumor: Iron Man writers to take on Masters of the Universe
- Dave Bautista joins the cast of Dune...
- ...as does Stellan Skarsgård
- Final Destination is getting "re-imagined"
- Todd McFarlane says that Spawn will be "dark, ugly" and have "no joy"
- Craig Brewer will direct Eddie Murphy in Coming To America 2
- Turning a Culver City garage into a New York subway
- American Society of Cinematographer's 100th anniversary list of best shot films of all time
- Todd Fisher says there's more to come of his sister Carrie
- Apparently, Holmes and Watson is so bad that people are walking out
- Trailer: Us
- Rumor: Venom sequel in the works with Kelly Marcel
- James Wan calls Aquaman's VFX Oscar snub a "f**king disgrace"
- Mister Rogers movie to be titled "A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood"
- Trailer: The Kid Who Would Be King
- A long-time Widescreen.org guest gets an amazing home theater makeover
- Dwayne Johnson has a great response to winning a Razzie


Podcast #241 - 2018 Has Been A Long Decade
Airdate: 27 Dec 2018

- Appeals court declares selling files on USB might be allowed
- Charter oversold their capabilities and throttled Netflix says $174M settlement
- 8K TVs will be front and center in CES 2019
- Rumor: LG is getting set to release their roll-up OLED TV
- New LG 4K laser projector can work from only two inches from the wall
- Bohemian's Rhapsody is now the biggest musical biopic ever
- Box office revenue sets a record $11B in the US for 2018
- Disney breaks records with $7B global box office haul
- Welcome to Marwen bombs and will likely lose $50M or more
- How Peter Jackson made WWI footage look new
- Trailer: Hellboy (2019)
- Trailer: Men In Black International
- Obituary: Penny Marshall dies at 75
- Rumor: Jay Basu to write new Battlestar Galactica reboot
- Legendary now has the rights to The Toxic Avenger
- Troubled The Man Who Killed Don Quixote to be screened in the US
- Charges brought in massive movie piracy ring
- Metro 2033 movie cancelled due to being too "Americanized"
- Wonder Woman 1984 finishes inital production
- Teaser: Shaun the Sheep Movie 2: Farmageddon
- Rumor: Scott Derrickson returning for Doctor Strange sequel
- Teaser: Downton Abbey
- Benicio del Toro playing the villain in Dora the Exlporer
- Trailer: Godzilla: King of the Monsters
- Rian Johnson's Knives Out gets a Thanksgiving 2019 release date
- 36 filmmakers, cinematographers, and FX artists talk about the hardest effects they pulled off
- Collectors help to keep Blu-rays alive


Podcast #240 - That Escalated Quickly
Airdate: 10 Dec 2018

- Tom Cruise and Chris McQuarrie hate motion smoothing ... a lot
- 2001: A Space Odyssey makes its 8K debut
- Fantastic Beasts 2 crosses the $500M mark worldwide...
- ...as does Bohemian Rhapsody
- Venom gets over $840M globally
- Trailer: Avengers: Endgame
- Avengers: Endgame has the biggest trailer launch ever
- First Aquaman reactions are positive overall
- Warner Bros. releases 55 hi-res stills from Aquaman
- Amazon Prime members can see Auqaman a week early
- MoviePass is still struggling, changes its pricing plan again
- New MIB sequel/reboot is called Men In Black: International
- Jake Gyllenhaal will play Mysterio in Spider-Man: Far From Home
- Being the host for the Oscars is the least wanted job in Hollywood
- Kevin Hart confirms that he's hosting the Oscars...
- ...and then withdraws as the host
- GLAAD wanted Hart to make it a "teachable moment", not leave
- Trailer: Captain Marvel
- Warner Bros. new super hero movie will be ... Plastic Man (no, I'm not kidding)
- Marvel is preparing to bring Shang-Chi to the big screen
- Video: Isle of Dogs sushi-making scene compressed 32 days of work into 1 minute
- Video: A two-hour Q&A with the Russo Brothers about Infinity War
- Fantasy Island arrives in February 2020
- Rumor: DC and Warner are developing Blue Beetle
- EGOT winner Rita Moreno returns to West Side Story
- Dear Evan Hansen hitting the big screen
- Stallone sounds like he's done playing Rocky
- Trailer: The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
- Rumor: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequel and spin-off already planned
- Candyman is being rebooted with Jordan Peele producing
- A working DeLorean hovercraft is for sale
- Peter Jackson wants to restore his old spaltter films
- Warner Archive releasing newly remastered Popeye cartoons

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