Ghostbusters: Afterlife, directed by Jason Reitman, stars Mckenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard, Carrie Coon and Paul Rudd, while Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Sigourney Weaver and Annie Potts all reprise their roles from the original films. It’s the direct sequel to Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) that is set 30 years after the second film and follows a family moving to a small town, where they learn more about who they are and the secrets of the town itself. It’s set to hit theaters on July 10, 2020. Read more for the first trailer and additional information.
Set for release on July 3, 2020, Free Guy is an upcoming action comedy film directed by Shawn Levy set in the open world video game Free City, a combination of Grand Theft Auto and Fortnite. In this film, Guy (Ryan Reynolds) is a non-player character (NPC), working as a bank teller. It also stars Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, Lil Rel Howery, Utkarsh Ambudkar, and Taika Waititi. Read more for the first trailer and additional information.
Black Widow will be the twenty-fourth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), directed by Cate Shortland and starring Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow, alongside David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, and Rachel Weisz. It’s set after the events of Captain America: Civil War, but before the events of Avengers: Infinity War, and is centered around Romanoff being on the run, forced to confront her past while facing a new threat. Read more for the first teaser trailer and additional information.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker director JJ Abrams previews Kylo’s Knights of Ren in the latest teaser trailer. Apparently, these deadly foes will play a large role in the new movie, but fans may need to wait until December 19th for confirmation. Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker starts off the “Fate” TV spot with a voiceover where he says “Confronting fear is the destiny of a Jedi” as a standoff between Rey and Kylo Ren is set up. Read more for the video and additional information.
Set for release on Dec. 20, the final Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer is here, and made its debut on Monday Night Football. This sneak peek shows us a fleet of First Order TIE Fighters, a large battalion of Rebel ships led by the Millennium Falcon, and of course space horses, in which Poe, new warrior Jannah (Naomi Ackie) as well as others, ride into battle to take on Stormtroopers. It also teases the return of Empire leader Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid) from the original “Star Wars” trilogy. Read more for the trailer and additional information.
The end of an epic film series is coming for the Skywalker “Star Wars” saga after 40 memorable years, but it’s going out with a bang. New footage of “Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker” that was shown at the D23 fan convention this past Saturday has now been released online, with footage from all nine “Star Wars” movies, starting with 1977’s “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope.” Read more for the trailer and additional information.
Patrick Stewart introduced the first trailer for Star Trek: Picard at San Diego Comic-Con today, and fans attending were able to preview the series before the internet. The trailer opens with Picard in the vineyard where he opens some doors and looks at his old belongings. We find out that Data sacrificed his life for Picard. “I wanted to belong here, but it never felt like home,” said Picard. Read more for the video and additional information.
Paramount Pictures debuted the first Top Gun: Maverick trailer at San Diego Comic Con today and Tom Cruise will once again be flying high on the big screen. This movie takes place 34 years after the original film, and Maverick is the new flight instructor of the Top Gun school, guiding Goose’s son to become a pilot. The actor made a surprise visit to the convention on Thursday to promote the upcoming sequel during the Terminator: Dark Fate panel and said: “I felt it was my responsibility to deliver for you.” Read more for the trailer and additional information.
NetherRealm Studios has just released a new trailer for Mortal Kombat 11’s first DLC character, Shang Tsung, and teases Sindel, Nightwolf, and the highly anticipated Spawn. The add-on will cost players $40, and features six new characters, one week of early access starting with Shang Tsung on June 18th, 7 exclusive character skins, and 7 exclusive sets of gear. Read more for the video and additional information.
Paramount has just released thefirst trailer of the live-action “Sonic the Hedgehog” movie, and we get a first look at actor Jim Carrey playing Sonic’s nemesis Dr. Robotnik. We also see Sonic, voiced by “Parks and Recreation” star Ben Schwartz, zipping through forests and taking out the entire energy grid while sprinting along the highway. It hits theaters on Nov. 8 in the US. Read more for the trailer and a reaction video.