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The Daily Stream: ‘Safe’ is Like a Prototype for the ‘John Wick’ Franchise

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Safe Where You Can Stream It: Hulu The Pitch: Jason Statham is a disgraced cop turned cage fighter (see, this is cool already) who seeks some sort of redemption by protecting a child genius (Catherine Chan) who acts as a human computer for the Chinese Triads. Why It’s Essential Viewing: Jason Statham has made a lot of mo...
Tags: New York, Movies, China, Features, Hulu, Safe, Jason Statham, Luke, Mei, Wick, John Wick, Luke Wright, Statham, Boaz Yakin, Chad Stahelski, Action/Adventure

New Netflix Trailer for 'Gunpowder Milkshake' Hitman Action Movie

"If I get out of this alive - I'm coming for you." Netflix has revealed their own official trailer for the hitman action movie titled Gunpowder Milkshake, made by Israeli filmmaker Navot Papushado. The first trailer from a few weeks ago was already totally badass. Three generations of women fight back against those who could take everything from them. This awesome John Wick-but-with-women movie stars Karen Gillan as Sam, who was raised by "The Firm", the ruthless crime syndicate her mother w...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Netflix, Sam, John Wick, Karen Gillan, To Watch, Navot Papushado, Chloe Coleman

The Best Revenge Movies You’ve Never Seen

(Welcome to The Best Movies You’ve Never Seen, a series that takes a look at slightly more obscure, under-the-radar, or simply under-appreciated movies. This week, we look six dishes best served cold…that’s right, we’re talking the best revenge movies you’ve never seen!) Revenge movies never go out of style. Even now, in a year where films are only just starting to trickle back into theaters, revenge stands front and center. From Spiral to Wrath of Man, theaters in 2021 are already slathering t...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Christopher Nolan, Movies, Justice, Australia, California, Ted, Features, Denmark, Rob, Kate Winslet, Alfre Woodard, Nolan, Khan, Polaroid

Netflix's Resident Evil Live-Action Show Casts Lance Reddick as Wesker

We’ve been hearing so much recently about Netflix’s CG animated Resident Evil series, Infinite Darkness, that it can be tough to remember that the streaming service also has a in the works, too. But, thanks to Netflix’s Geeked Week, we finally our first major news about the show: FringeRead more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Films, Netflix, Jason, Leon, John Wick, Paola, Lance Reddick, Resident Evil, Windows Games, Wesker, Andrew Dabb, Claire Redfield, Ella Balinska, Nick Apostolides

Netflix’s ‘Resident Evil’ Series Casts ‘John Wick’ Actor Lance Reddick as Villain Albert Wesker

Netflix has taken a different approach to casting a key role in its live-action Resident Evil series. Whereas the villainous character of Albert Wesker, the Big Bad of the entire Resident Evil franchise, has previously been portrayed as a blonde white guy, showrunner Andrew Dabb (Supernatural) has opted to switch things up by casting Lance Reddick (John Wick, The Wire) in that significant role. New Resident Evil Cast Across the Milla Jovovich-led Resident Evil movies from Paul W.S. Anderso...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Netflix, Adaptation, Jade, John Wick, Milla Jovovich, Reddick, Tom Hopper, Paul W S Anderson, Action/Adventure, Lance-Reddick, Resident Evil, Jason O Mara

Splinter Cell and Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Animated Series Get First Images

Ubisoft has had its franchises in other mediums for quite some time and now some of its animated ventures are coming into fruition. Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Remix, which is an anime set in the Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon universe, and the Splinter Cell animated series got their first images today as a part of the Netflix Geeked event. An animated series based on the non-Blood Dragon version of Far Cry was also announced to be coming to Netflix, but no images of that have come out yet. Vari...
Tags: Games, TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Anime, Ubisoft, Creed, Enix, John Wick, Adi Shankar, Kolstad, Video Game News, Far Cry, Derek Kolstad

Netflix’s Live-Action Resident Evil Series Reveals Main Cast

During today’s Netflix Geeked Week, Netflix finally announced the main cast for their forthcoming live-action series adaptation of Resident Evil, based on Capcom’s popular video game franchise. John Wick star Lance Reddick, Ella Balinska (Charlie’s Angels), Adeline Rudolph (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina), Tamara Smart (A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting), Siena Agudong (No Good Nick), and Paola Nuñez (Bad Boys for Life) have officially been tapped to star in the streamer’s newest horror s...
Tags: Games, TV, Movies, Horror, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, NICK, Jade, John Wick, Capcom, Milla Jovovich, Reddick, Paola Nunez, Lance Reddick, Constantin Film

Exclusive Night Walk Clip Starring Mickey Rourke in Lionsgate’s Action-Thriller is debuting an exclusive clip from Lionsgate’s upcoming action-thriller Night Walk, starring Oscar nominees Mickey Rourke (The Wrestler) and Eric Roberts (Runaway Train), along with Sean Stone (Battle Fields). The movie will arrive on Digital and On Demand come June 15. RELATED: Bill Skarsgård Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast Rourke stars in this gritty action-thriller about one man’s quest for justice. It starts as Frank, an American, visits the Middle East with his girlfrien...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Digital, Action, Middle East, Mickey Rourke, Sarah, Frank, Rourke, John Wick, Eric Roberts, ComingSoon, Movie News, Bill Skarsgård, Neil Burger

Laurence Fishburne Confirms John Wick Return With Praise For The Script

Finally, a familiar face is joining Keanu Reeves on John Wick: Chapter 4.
Tags: Religion, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, John Wick

‘Infinite’ Review: This Blah Reincarnation Sci-Fi Action Flick Should be Sent to Digital Purgatory

“There are among us a people gifted with a perfect memory of all their past lives. They call themselves Infinites!” So says Mark Wahlberg less than a minute into Infinite, the hacky and dreadfully blah sci-fi action pic from director Antoine Fuqua. Wahlberg doesn’t usually do voice-over narration in his movies, and it’s easy to see (or rather, hear) why – he’s very bad at it. Infinite thankfully doesn’t have wall-to-wall Wahlberg voice-overs, but when it happens, you’ll be in awe at how out of ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Features, Movie Reviews, Mark-Wahlberg, Burkina Faso, Keanu Reeves, Paramount, Don, Bathurst, Evan, O Brien, John Wick, Wahlberg, Dylan O Brien, Fuqua

‘MacGruber’ Series Adds Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, Mickey Rourke to Cast

The gang’s all here for the MacGruber TV series at Peacock. The NBCUniversal streamer has added three impressive new cast members to the sequel series to the cult action-comedy film, with Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, and Mickey Rourke joining the cast headed by Will Forte. Variety reports that Rourke has been cast as the villain of the eight-episode MacGruber series at Peacock. The Oscar-nominated The Wrestler actor will be playing Brigadier Commander Enos Queeth, “a mysterious villain f...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Casting, Abc, US, America, Oscar, Mickey-Rourke, Kristen Wiig, Remakes, Elliott, Rourke, Perry, Peacock, Ryan Phillippe

Daily Podcast: A New Adaptation of Ol’ Christine, Loki, John Wick 4, and More

On the June 8 , 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including John Wick 4 , a new adaptation of Stephen King’s Christine , The Pentaverate , and a Loki short film that almost was. Opening Banter :  In The News : Ben: ‘John Wick 4’ Adds ‘It’ Star Bill Skarsgard, But Probably Not as a Killer Demonic Clown Chris: Stephen King’s ‘Christine’ Getting a New Adaptat...
Tags: Movies, Stephen King, Mike Myers, Chris, Christine, Ben, Ben Pearson, John Wick, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume, Like Club, Christine Loki John Wick, Christine The Pentaverate, Bryan Fuller Ben

John Wick: Chapter 4 Is Reportedly Adding An IT Star

John Wick: Chapter 4 just scooped up a quality star!
Tags: Religion, John Wick

Tyler Perry to Bring Madea Back for A Madea Homecoming

Tyler Perry is bringing one of his iconic characters back, as Deadline is reporting that a brand new Madea film is in the works at Netflix.   RELATED: Bill Skarsgård Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast The new film, A Madea Homecoming, will be the next film in the long-running series of movies that have featured the fan-favorite character. The project is set to release at some point in 2022, with Perry directing and writing, while Will Areu and Mark Swinton are set to produce. Executive produc...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, A Madea Homecoming, Madea, Movie News, Netflix, Streaming, Tyler Perry

DC's League of Superpets Film Reveals Cast of Many Good Boys and Girls

DC’s just dropped a surprise first look at Krypto’s appearance in League of Superpets, its new animated movie starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as Superman’s beloved canine pal. But that’s not the only news: Krypto’s bringing some big stars with him to round out the team of, well, super pets.Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Superman, The Rock, Bruce Wayne, Dc, Kevin Hart, Johnson, Ghostbusters, Natasha Lyonne, Vanessa Bayer, Keanu Reeves, John Krasinski, Dwayne, Diego Luna, John Wick

Bill Skarsgård Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast

The cast for the upcoming John Wick: Chapter 4 continues to grow, as Collider has recently reported that It star Bill Skarsgård (IT films, The Devil All the Time, Castle Rock) is set to join the cast.   RELATED: Donnie Yen Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast According to the report, Skarsgård’s role in the film is currently unknown, but he’ll join a cast that’s starting to become extremely star-studded. The actor will join the likes of Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, Shamier Anderson, Rina Sawayama,...
Tags: Action, Movies, Sci-Fi, Bill Skarsgard, John Wick, Keanu Reeves, Lionsgate, Movie News, Summer Season Pass

‘John Wick 4’ Adds ‘It’ Star Bill Skarsgård, But Probably Not as a Killer Demonic Clown

Bill Skarsgård, who memorably put his own spin on the creepy clown Pennywise in Andy Muschietti’s two-film adaptation of Stephen King’s It, is about to dive headfirst into the action genre. According to a new report, Skarsgård is the latest actor to join the John Wick 4 cast, lining up for some bone-crunching mayhem alongside veterans like Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, Ian McShane, and more. Collider reports that Bill Skarsgård has been cast in John Wick 4, but unfortunately it’s unclear what ch...
Tags: New York, Movies, Casting, Stephen King, Sequels, Yen, Laurence Fishburne, Continental, Ian Mcshane, Donnie Yen, Wick, John Wick, Rina Sawayama, Matt Reeves, Lionsgate Films, Action/Adventure

Exclusive Voyagers Special Features Clip From Neil Burger’s Sci-Fi Thriller is debuting an exclusive Voyagers special features clip for the home entertainment release of writer/director Neil Burger’s sci-fi thriller. Voyagers is now available on Digital and Digital 4K Ultra HD. The Voyagers 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, and On Demand will be available June 15. You can pre-order your copy of the movie here! RELATED: New Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard Clip: Ryan Reynolds’ Sabbatical Abruptly Ends The Voyagers home entertainment release is loa...
Tags: Video, Movies, Lionsgate, Sci-fi, Colin Farrell, Ryan Reynolds, Lily-Rose Depp, John Wick, Tye Sheridan, ComingSoon, Movie News, Neil Burger, Digital and Digital, AGC Studios, Fibonacci Films Freecss Films Unlimited, Viveik Kalra Blinded

First Footage From ‘Kate’ Features Mary Elizabeth Winstead as an Assassin in ‘Crank’ Mode

Want to see Mary Elizabeth Winstead get the drop on her enemies? The first Kate teaser is here to remind us that creative assassins who are seeking revenge don’t only attack from street level – sometimes they can come from above. Be sure to make a note of that next time you think about poisoning a ruthless assassin and expecting her to not try to kill you. Check out the first footage below. Kate Teaser This footage/motion poster was released as part of the first day of Netflix’s Geeked ...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Hobbs, Huntress, Woody Harrelson, Kate, Jason Statham, Bruce Willis, Video Clips, McCormick, John Wick, Scott Pilgrim, Brian Taylor, David Leitch, Kellan Lutz, Aleem

Updates From Doctor Strange 2, Loki, and More

The Toxic Avenger may have found its villain. Get a glimpse of Diggle’s return on Batwoman. Filming beings on Evil Dead Rise. Plus, new clips from Luca, and what’s to come on Legends of Tomorrow. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Amelia Earhart, Batwoman, Elijah Wood, Doctor Strange, Vanity Fair, Loki, Luca, Natasha, Sam Raimi, John Wick, Lennie James, Michael Park, David Ramsey, Diggle

John Wick 4: An Updated Cast List, Including Keanu Reeves

John Wick: Chapter 4 is on the way, so it’s time to look at who’s joining Keanu Reeves in the action franchise’s next installment.
Tags: Religion, Keanu Reeves, John Wick

John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast Adds Shamier Anderson

(Photo by Santiago Felipe/Getty Images) The John Wick: Chapter 4 cast continues to grow this week as Shamier Anderson joins the Keanu Reeves-led action flick. RELATED: Donnie Yen Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast Anderson is the latest addition to Lionsgate’s John Wick: Chapter 4, which has recently added Donnie Yen and pop star Rina Sawayama in her feature acting debut. The character that Anderson will play is currently unknown as plot details are under wraps for the sequel. The project will...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Lionsgate, Action, Keanu Reeves, Anderson, Reeves, France Germany, Donnie Yen, John Wick, Rina Sawayama, Chad Stahelski, Movie News, Stephan James, Derek Kolstad, Wynonna Earp

John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast Nabs Shamier Anderson as Latest Addition

(Photo by Santiago Felipe/Getty Images) The John Wick: Chapter 4 cast continues to grow this week as Shamier Anderson joins the Keanu Reeves-led action flick. RELATED: Donnie Yen Joins the John Wick: Chapter 4 Cast Anderson is the latest addition to Lionsgate’s John Wick: Chapter 4, which has recently added Donnie Yen and pop star Rina Sawayama in her feature acting debut. The character that Anderson will play is currently unknown as plot details are under wraps for the sequel. The project will...
Tags: Japan, Movies, Lionsgate, Action, Keanu Reeves, Anderson, Reeves, France Germany, Donnie Yen, John Wick, Rina Sawayama, Chad Stahelski, ComingSoon, Movie News, Stephan James, Derek Kolstad

Room 9 Trailer: You’ll Never Stay Anywhere Else in Thomas Walton’s Horror Film

Lionsgate has released the official trailer for the chilling horror tale Room 9, written and directed by Thomas Walton (Against All Odds, Dreams). The movie will be checking in on DVD and everywhere movies can be rented on July 20 from Lionsgate. RELATED: Jamie Lee Curtis Posts Borderlands Cast Photo of the Whole Squad Long ago, Room 9 of the Johnson/Bedford Inn, located in a remote small town, was the site of a gruesome double murder. Decades later, with the town terrorized once again by a str...
Tags: Drama, Horror, Movies, Lionsgate, Movie News, Room 9, Video

Daily Podcast: Master and Commander, Doctor Strange 2, Loki, John Wick 4, and More

On the June 4, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest film and TV news, including a new Master and Commander film, John Wick 4 , Jupiter’s Legacy , Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness , and Loki . Opening Banter :    In The News : Ben: New ‘Master and Commander’ Film in the Works, But Russell Crowe and Paul Bettany Probably Won’t Be Back HT: ‘Joh...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Russell Crowe, Jupiter, Indiana Jones, Paul Bettany, Chris, Anthony Bourdain, Ben, Donnie Yen, Ben Pearson, John Wick, Michael Waldron, Hoai Tran Bui, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman

Pop Culture Imports: ‘The Disciple,’ ‘The Man From Nowhere,’ ‘Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!’ and More

(Welcome to Pop Culture Imports, a column that compiles the best foreign movies and TV streaming right now.) Another month, another set of international movies to watch as you take shelter from the summer heat. This month, we have a hidden Indian gem on Netflix, a classic South Korean revenge thriller, the return of Sailor Moon, and — in honor of Pride Month — one of many Pedro Almodóvar movies streaming on HBO Max. Fire up those subtitles, and let’s get streaming. Best Foreign Movies and T...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Hbo, Movies, Israel, Spain, Features, Netflix, Mpaa, Pedro Almodóvar, Chaitanya Tamhane, Hulu, Seoul, Antonio Banderas, Miramax, Ella

‘Infinite’ Trailer: Mark Wahlberg Action Movie Gets Reincarnated Into a Paramount+ Original

If this Infinite trailer is the first you’re hearing of the Mark Wahlberg-starring action movie, you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was a Paramount+ Original, as it’s billed as. But just as Wahlberg’s action hero gets reincarnated in Infinite, so does this former theatrical release get rebranded as a Paramount+ Original. Watch the final Infinite trailer below. Infinite Trailer Mark Wahlberg jumps a motorcycle off a cliff onto a plane and recites some wooden pieces of dialogue in Inf...
Tags: Movies, Mark Wahlberg, Movie Trailers, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Paramount, Evan, Antoine Fuqua, John Wick, Wahlberg, Fuqua, Action/Adventure, Jason Mantzoukas, Infinite, Todd Stein, Walhberg, Ian Shorr

John Wick 4’s Donnie Yen Has A Cheeky Response After Joining Keanu Reeves’ Franchise

Donnie Yen will join Keanu Reeves in the next John Wick movie.
Tags: Religion, Keanu Reeves, Donnie Yen, John Wick

‘John Wick 4’ Casts Martial Arts Superstar Donnie Yen, and All is Right in the World

One of the best things about the John Wick franchise is watching Keanu Reeves‘ increasingly tired super-assassin cross fists with some of the martial arts greats. After barely surviving a fight with Yayan Ruhian and Cecep Arif Rahman from The Raid, there was one big question: who could John Wick possibly fight next? Well, we don’t have an answer to that, but we now know who he will probably be fighting alongside: Donnie Yen. That’s right, Ip Man himself is coming to the John Wick franchise. ...
Tags: Hong Kong, Japan, Hollywood, Movies, Casting, China, World, Sequels, Yen, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Ian Mcshane, Reeves, France Germany, Donnie Yen, Wing Chun

Updates From Shazam Fury of the Gods, Star Wars' Andor Series, and More

Get another shadowy look at the stars of Borderlands. An action legend joins John Wick 4. The latest Mission Impossible suffers another setback. Plus, teases from the set of She-Hulk, and what’s coming on Disney’s The Owl House. Spoilers away!Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Mission Impossible, John Wick