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Daily Podcast: Movies We’re Embarrassed We Haven’t Seen Yet, Chris Rock Rebooting Saw & More

On the May 16, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and tv news, including Saw, Iron Man, John Carpenter, Ghostbusters, Martin Scorsese, and Evil Dead. And in the Mailbag, we’ll talk about movies we are embarrassed we haven’t seen yet. In The News: Chris: ‘Saw’ Reboot Coming From Chris Rock (Yes, That Chris Rock) HT: Bruce Campbell Teases More ‘Evil Dead,’ But...
Tags: Movies, Bill Murray, San Jose, Jason Reitman, Chris, Martin Scorsese, John Carpenter, Kevin Feige, Peter Sciretta, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume, Mail Bag


Bill Murray Open to Appearing in Jason Reitman’s New ‘Ghostbusters’ Sequel

For a long time, Bill Murray didn’t really want anything to do with Ghostbusters 3. However, director Paul Feig was fortunate enough to secure his involvement (along with most of the rest of the original cast) for a cameo in Ghostbusters: Answer the Call. And it sounds like if Jason Reitman wants Bill Murray to appear in the developing Ghostbusters sequel slated for 2020, all he has to do is ask. IndieWire recently talked with Bill Murray following the Cannes premiere of Jim Jarmusch’s zombie...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Bill-Murray, Paul Feig, Jason-Reitman, Jim Jarmusch, Ghostbusters, Cannes, Indiewire, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Danny -LSB- Ackroyd


Bill Murray Says He Would Appear in New Ghostbusters Movie If Asked

Bill Murray says he would appear in new Ghostbusters movie if asked Speaking with Indiewire, actor Bill Murray has revealed that he would appear in the upcoming new Ghostbusters movie, should he be asked to participate. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Bill Murray, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Jason, Indiewire, Reitman, Carrie Coon, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Movie News, Gil Kenan, CORBIS Corbis, Mckenna Grace Annabelle, Stephane Cardinale


Paul Feig Heading to Ghostbusters Fan Fest for Panel with Ivan Reitman and Jason Reitman

For the first time ever, Ghostbusters franchise directors from the past, present and future will be together for a panel at the first ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest next month. Wizard World has announced that Ghostbusters: Answer the Call director Paul Feig has been added to the line-up of special guests at Ghostbusters Fan Fest. Furthermore, he’ll be on a panel together with Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II director Ivan Reitman, as well as Jason Reitman, who is slated to be at the helm of a new G...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Sci-fi, Events, Sequels, Sony, Bill Murray, Paul Feig, Sony Pictures, Jason-Reitman, Sigourney Weaver, Ghostbusters, Jason, Leslie Jones, Ivan, Culver City California


Fifth and Final ‘The Purge’ Movie Sets Its Release Date for July 2020

Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Pictures will be holding their last Purge. The fifth and final The Purge movie is set to open in theaters in July 2020, bringing to an end the series created by James DeMonaco that went from sleeper horror hit to critically acclaimed franchise. Universal and Blumhouse have set a release date for the fifth The Purge film, which is currently being called the “Untitled Next Purge Chapter.” The Purge 5 will be released on July 10, 2020, opening opposite Sony’s ne...
Tags: Usa, Movies, Horror, America, Sequels, Ethan Hawke, Sony, Universal, Jason Reitman, Entertainment Weekly, Universal Pictures, Blumhouse, Release Dates, James DeMonaco, DeMonaco, The Purge


Fifth Purge Movie Set for July 2020 Release Date

Fifth Purge movie set for July 2020 release date Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Pictures have set a release date for the Untitled Next Purge Chapter, the fifth in the hit horror franchise. The new film will be released on July 10, 2020, opening opposite Sony’s new Ghostbusters film from director Jason Reitman. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; goo...
Tags: Usa, Movies, Horror, America, Ethan Hawke, Sony, Jason Reitman, Jason Blum, ComingSoon, Movie News, James DeMonaco, Michael Bay Brad Fuller, DeMonaco, Sébastien K Lemercier, The Purge


Jon Stewart’s Irresistible Adds Natasha Lyonne

Jon Stewart’s Irresistible adds Natasha Lyonne Jon Stewart has already assembled an ensemble cast for his next directorial effort, political drama Irresistible, and he has expanded the roster with the addition of Natasha Lyonne, star of the acclaimed Netflix sci-fi black comedy Russian Doll, according to Variety. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; go...
Tags: Orange Is The New Black, Hbo, Movies, Amc, Netflix, Ifc, Amy Poehler, Davis, Jon Stewart, Jason Reitman, Portlandia, Natasha Lyonne, Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis, New Black, Denis Villeneuve


Sequel Bits: ‘The Conjuring 3’, ‘Ghostbusters 3’, ‘Jumanji 3’, ‘Rush Hour’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: The Conjuring 3 scares up a release date. Jason Reitman shares a behind-the-scenes Ghostbusters 3 pic, and some promo art finds its way online. Kevin Hart does some hype-building for Jumanji 3. No, Jackie Chan isn’t making Rush Hour 4. Or The Karate Kid 2. The Conjuring Universe just keeps on ticking. The Curse of La Llorona, which is a Conjuring film even though it’s not being marketed as one, and Annabelle Comes Home both arrive this year. And next year w...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Drama, Horror, Sequels, Kevin Hart, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Jackie Chan, Jumanji, Don, CHAN, Collider, Jake Kasdan, Chris Tucker, Action/Adventure


Jon Stewart’s Political Comedy Irresistible Lands Mackenzie Davis

Jon Stewart’s political comedy Irresistible lands Mackenzie Davis Mackenzie Davis has signed onto Jon Stewart’s upcoming political comedy Irresistible. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actress will play a former Democratic political consultant. She’ll join the previously announced Chris Cooper (Adaptation), Steve Carrell (Vice) and Rose Byrne (X-Men: First Class). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.g...
Tags: Movies, Amc, Davis, Jon Stewart, Rose Byrne, Jason Reitman, Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis, Steve Carrell, Denis Villeneuve, Chris Cooper, ComingSoon, Kirsten Stewart, Irresistible, Josh McLaughlin, Focus and Universal Pictures


‘Ghostbusters’ Getting a 4K Steelbook Release with New Rare Deleted Scenes & More

It’s the 35th anniversary of Ghostbusters, and fans have a lot to be excited for. Not only is the first ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest happening this year on the Sony Pictures studio lot, but production will commence on a Ghostbusters sequel that will be directed by Ivan Reitman‘s accomplished filmmaker son Jason Reitman (Up in the Air, Juno). Now they have a new version of Ghostbusters to look forward to on home video. And don’t worry, this isn’t just an unnecessary double dip for the sake of the ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Bill Murray, Sony Pictures, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Bobby Brown, Dan Aykroyd, Ivan Reitman, Robert Barbieri, Ghostbusters 2, Home Video, DVD/Blu-Ray, Ray Parker Jr


‘Captain Marvel’ Actress Mckenna Grace Joins Jason Reitman’s ‘Ghostbusters’

Jason Reitman has hired “Captain Marvel” actress Mckenna Grace for his new “Ghostbusters” movie, which centers on a family headed by a single mother. The news came after Variety reported this month that Carrie Coon is in talks to play the mom and Finn Wolfhard is in negotiations to play her son. Reitman has co-written the screenplay […]
Tags: News, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Variety, Reitman, Carrie Coon, McKenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace Joins Jason Reitman


Captain Marvel’s Mckenna Grace in Talks for Ghostbusters 3

Captain Marvel’s Mckenna Grace in Talks for Ghostbusters 3 12-year-old actress Mckenna Grace is going from the MCU to the world of Ghostbusters. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that the young actress is in talks for a starring role in Sony Pictures’ upcoming Ghostbusters 3. Grace is no stranger to the world of the paranormal either, having previously appeared in Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House as a young Theo. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gpt...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Sony Pictures, Jason Reitman, Jason, Hill House, MCU, Reitman, Carrie Coon, Robyn Beck, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Movie News, Gil Kenan, McKenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard


Jason Reitman’s ‘Ghostbusters’ Sequel Casts ‘Captain Marvel’ Youngster Mckenna Grace

Jason Reitman‘s upcoming Ghostbusters sequel is slowly filling out the cast as the start of production gets closer. Stranger Things kid Finn Wolfhard has already been cast as a teenage boy involved in the story, and Carrie Coon is playing his single mother. Now a younger girl character has been cast with Gifted star Mckenna Grace taking the role, fresh off her brief turn as a young Carol Danvers in flashbacks from Captain Marvel. The Hollywood Reporter has news on the Ghostbusters 2020 sequel...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Jason-Reitman, Ghostbusters, Chris Evans, Carol Danvers, McKenna, Harold Ramis, Carrie Coon, McKenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard


‘Good Boys’ Trailer: Jacob Tremblay is Having a Comically Bad Day

Brie Larson is tearing up the box office right now as the latest member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but her young Room co-star Jacob Tremblay is about to lead a movie of his own. Tremblay stars in Good Boys, a new comedy produced by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg that follows a young boy whose attempts to learn how to kiss before an upcoming party spirals into “an odyssey of epically bad decisions.” Check out the red-band trailer below. Good Boys Trailer A comedy that’s not as innocen...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Office, Fox, Ocean, Seth Rogen, Universal, Party, Movie Trailers, Jason Reitman, Max, Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Tremblay


Sequel Bits: ‘Ghostbusters 3’, ‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’, ‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’, ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’, ‘Bad Boys 3’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Ghostbusters 3 is gearing up to film in Calgary, Alberta. Speaking of Ghostbusters 3: Melissa McCarthy is fine with it. How to Train Your Dragon 3 director Dean DeBlois would be fine with the franchise continuing (with new characters). Kevin Smith shares a pic of a familiar location, and a familiar face, from the Jay and Silent Bob Reboot set. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse directors offer their thoughts on what a potential sequel might look like. Will Smith ...
Tags: Movies, Canada, Animation, Sequels, Dreamworks, Dean Deblois, Bob, Will Smith, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Smith, Jay, Jason, Alberta, Calgary, Melissa Mccarthy


Jason Reitman’s ‘Ghostbusters’ Calls Up ‘Stranger Things’ Star Finn Wolfhard and ‘Fargo’ Star Carrie Coon

It hasn’t been very long since we learned about the new Ghostbusters sequel in the works. The film will go back to the mythology of the original franchise and pick up 30 years after the events of Ghostbusters II. While we don’t know of any returning cast members from the original movies just yet, a couple new stars have already been signed up to join the new Ghsotbusters sequel cast. Variety reports Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard has been recruited as one of the young cast members of the ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Jason-Reitman, Ghostbusters, Dan Aykroyd, Columbia Pictures, Doc Brown, Coon, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Ghostbusters 2020, Fargo Star Carrie Coon


Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon in Talks for Ghostbusters 3!

Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon in talks for Ghostbusters 3! According to Variety, Stranger Things and IT star Finn Wolfhard is in talks play the teen lead in Sony Pictures’ Ghostbusters 3, while acclaimed actress Carrie Coon (Fargo, Avengers: Infinity War, Gone Girl) will play his mom. How this single mom character and her son will connect to the original Ghostbusters films is being kept under wraps. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Sony Pictures, Jason Reitman, Bill Burr, Reitman, Carrie Coon, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Movie News, Gil Kenan, Finn Wolfhard, Wolfhard


Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon strap up for Ghostbusters

Jason Reitman will direct a follow-up to the 1984 supernatural comedy, in which Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard and The Leftovers' Carrie Coon will show the world that they ain't afraid of no ghost. The post Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon strap up for Ghostbusters appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Carrie Coon, Movies & TV, Ghostbusters 3, Finn Wolfhard


‘Ghostbusters’: ‘Stranger Things’ Actor Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon Eyed to Star (EXCLUSIVE)

Finn Wolfhard and Carrie Coon are in talks to star in Sony’s latest installment in the “Ghostbusters” franchise, sources tell Variety. Jason Reitman is directing the pic and has also co-written a screenplay with Gil Kenan. He plans to shoot the film this summer, with Sony planning to release the latest sequel in summer 2020. […]
Tags: News, Sony, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Carrie Coon, Gil Kenan, Finn Wolfhard


Sequel Bits: ‘Jumanji 3′, Bill & Ted 3’, ‘Hobbs and Shaw’, ‘Jay and Silent Bob’ Reboot,’ ‘Bumblebee’ & More

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Get a first look at the sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Hobbs and Shaw face down a helicopter Kevin Smith gears up to start shooting Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Jason Reitman talks briefly about Ghostbusters 2020 Bill & Ted 3 may finally start shooting this year All that and more Dwayne Johnson shared our first look at the forthcoming sequel to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle on Instagram on Valentine’s Day last week. This seems like it’s a shot from ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Bay, Ted, Sequels, Hasbro, Hobbs, Jordan, Kevin Hart, Bob, Bill, Jackson, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Michael Jackson


Daily Podcast: We Imagine Todd Phillips’ Hulk Hogan Biopic Starring Chris Hemsworth As A New Movie Franchise, Ghostbusters Backlash, Halo, Wizard of Oz, Haunting of Hill House

On the February 21, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in Chief Peter Sciretta is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including the Halo and Wizard of Oz tv series, The Haunting of Hill House season 2, Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters , and a Hulk Hogan biopic. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular ...
Tags: Movies, Robin Hood, Paul Feig, Chris Hemsworth, Jason Reitman, Chris, Hulk Hogan, Hill House, Todd Phillips, Frank Baum, Peter Sciretta, Jacob Hall, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume


Jason Reitman Responds to ‘Ghostbusters’ Backlash, Director Paul Feig Gives Support

Director Jason Reitman recently announced that he would be following in his father Ivan Reitman‘s footsteps by directing a Ghostbusters sequel that would take place decades after the original movies in the franchise. The reception for this new project has ranged from fury about ignoring the new Ghostbusters to celebration that we’ll finally get a sequel set in the original universe of New York’s finest paranormal investigators. That’s to be expected when you’re dealing with a franchise like Gho...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Paul Feig, Sony Pictures, Kate, Jason-Reitman, Ghostbusters, Jason, Kristen, Leslie Jones, Melissa, PAUL


Jason Reitman attempts to clarify controversial 'Ghostbusters' comments

Jason Reitman is walking back comments he made that seemingly criticized the all-female 2016 "Ghostbusters" remake.
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Jason Reitman Says He Will Hand Ghostbusters ‘Back to the Fans’

Jason Reitman Says He Will Hand Ghostbusters ‘Back to the Fans’ Jason Reitman, son of Ivan Reitman, and director of the upcoming Ghostbusters threequel, stopped by Bill Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast and dropped this golden nugget about the anticipated film: PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMap...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Paul Feig, Kate, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Kristen, Melissa, PAUL, Leslie, Bill Burr, Reitman, ComingSoon, Ivan Reitman, Gil Kenan


The First-Ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest is Launching in California This Summer

Who ya gonna call? Whoever can help get you passes to the first-ever Ghostbusters Fan Fest kicking off in California. Sony Pictures, Ghost Corps and Wizard World are teaming up for this event, which will mark the first official Ghostbusters-centric celebration. The event will arrive just in time for the original film’s 35th anniversary, not to mention the 30th anniversary of Ghostbusters II. And with a new Ghostbusters movie slated to arrive in 2020, you can bet there will be some big news from...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, California, Sci-fi, Events, Sequels, Sony, Bill Murray, Sony Pictures, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, Culver City California, Dan Aykroyd, Peter Venkman, Ernie Hudson, Ivan Reitman