FilmBookCast Ep. 73
FilmBookCast is an entertainment industry news podcast about the latest movie and television show news.During each episode, FilmBook contributor Mike Smith and his co-host Mike DeCriscio also review a motion picture that has recently been released. This week they’re taking on the new film from director Rian Johnson and the 8th film in the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi‘s plot synopsis: “Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.”
Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, Domnhall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, and Benicio del Toro, among others.
FILM NEWS (2:10)
Disney has officially purchased 21st Century Fox for $52 billion.
Steven Caple Jr. is the new director for Creed 2.
Guillermo del Toro wants to remake 1947’s Nightmare Alley.
Chad Stahelski is directing an adaptation of Ed Brubaker’s Kill or Be Killed.
Mike D – Hausu, The Hudson Horror Show 16: The Boogens, Blacula, Prison, Savage Streets, Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers
Mike S – Mudbound, The Lure, Landline, Tramps
FEATURED REVIEW (31:40)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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