This week’s home entertainment offerings include a worthy sequel, Barbershop: The Next Cut , an uneven, but personal almost “auteuristic” R-rated comedy from Melissa McCarthy, a wild, sci-fi-tinged crime picture with a great cast that includes Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds, and a delightful “street musical” set in Dublin in the 1980s that will please all those who enjoyed Once and Begin Again .
Marvel's Schizoid Antihero in Stylish Looking Series
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: The FX network has released the first trailer for Legion , the 2017-debuting series from Noah Hawley, who has a very interesting take on David Haller, the schizophrenic son of Professor Xavier, who multiple personas, each with its own fearsome superpower.
'Southern Bastards,' 'Paper Girls,' & 'The Fade Out' All Win
July 24, 2016
Comic-Con News: Comics published by Image Comics, the third largest comics publisher in the U.S., and the Canadian-based literary comics powerhouse Drawn & Quarterly took home the lion’s share of key awards at the 2016 Eisners.
Justin Lin’s Star Trek Beyond easily topped the weekend box office with $59.6 million, while The Secret Life of Pets melted down newcomer Ice Age: Collision Course , which posted the worst opening for a studio-produced animated feature film in a decade.
Comic-Con News: Setting the stage for the impending release of the supervillain team-up film Suicide Squad , Warner Bros. released a three minute and 18 second sizzle reel that includes a fair amount of new footage.