On the October 5, 2020 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 movie theaters, release dates, Star Wars, a Sherlock Holmes cinematic universe, Thomas The Train Engine & Slinky movies.
In The News:
- Brad: AMC Theatres and Cinemark Will Not Close Their Doors Like Regal Cinemas
- How can they afford to stay open?
- Ben: ‘Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back’ Stories Revealed
- What are the most ridiculous and interesting stories here?
- Brad: Robert Downey Jr. Is Developing a ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Cinematic Universe to Follow the Next Sequel
- So what does this mean? We’re getting a Watson standalone movie?
- Ben (og Chris): ‘Thomas and Friends’ Movie Being Developed for ‘World War Z’ Director Ma…
- Pitch me how this movie will work.
- Brad: ‘Slinky’ Movie to Walk Down Stairs and into Theaters to Tell the Origin Story of the Classic Toy
- Is there enough interesting backstory to Slinky’s creation?
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- You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
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