According to Entertainment Weekly, DC will be publishing several new titles based on old Hanna-Barbera cartoons over the next few months. For more details on these modern-ish reboots of Scooby-Doo, The Flintstones, and Jonny Quest, click through to EW. Or, click through here for a snark peek at the Scooby gang.
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January 28, 2016
November 2, 2015
According to startrek.com, a new Star Trek episodic series is coming to, well, not-TV in early 2017. The pilot will apparently air on CBS, but subsequent episodes will only be available through “CBS All Access,” their $6/month streaming service. It’s unclear as to whether this series will be in the new-movies continuity, the old-series continuity, or something else entirely.
November 10, 2014
Hail to the king, baby. Multiple sources are reporting that the Starz premium cable channel is working on “Ash vs. Evil Dead,” a miniseries in which Bruce Campbell’s Chin will reprise the role of Ash from Housewares.
Sam Raimi will direct the first episode.
An interesting tidbit from the press release:
Ash, the stock boy, aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead. When a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, Ash is finally forced to face his demons -personal and literal.
Man, I hope it doesn’t get all grimdark and serious like so many of the media remakes of the last few years.
May 29, 2014
Deadline is reporting that MGM plans to reboot the Stargate franchise with a trilogy of movies. No details yet, obviously. I’d rather get some sort of conclusion to Stargate Universe, but maybe that’s just me.
November 7, 2013
According to starwars.com, Episode VII is now scheduled to be released on December 18, 2015. Just two more years of idle speculation to go…
October 30, 2013
Due to my own cartoonish ham-handed-ness in accidentally erasing the site’s content directory and database, I’ve had to restore the site from a backup taken yesterday. Any comments posted since then are probably lost forever, and will be replaced by comments on this post about how silly David is for doing such a thing.
September 10, 2013
What’s that? September 10 is more than “just” an Apple event? Why, yes, it’s Trailer Park Tuesday! Movie trailers behind the jump.
August 28, 2013
July 23, 2013
And now, movie trailers, including a couple that are definitely not family-friendly.
July 17, 2013
In the first of a zillion or so news announcements from San Diego Comic-Con, we present the teaser trailer for “Firefly Online,” a social MMORPG targeted to mobile devices. The game’s Web site is at keepflying.com, but it’s being hammered (not Captain Hammer) and may take a while to load.