The Good, The Bad & The Nerdy for March 1, 2018
We’ve only had teasers until now, but we finally have a full trailer for the upcoming sequel to Wreck-It Ralph with a much better understanding of the plot and direction of the film. Don’t you dare cut out before the end or you’re doing yourself a disservice!
Director Jennifer Lee hinted that Elsa may get a girlfriend in Frozen 2. “Where we’re going with it, we have tons of conversations about it, and we’re really conscientious about these things,” Lee tells Huffington Post. The sequel is expected in 2019. Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel have signed on to reprise their roles as Anna and Elsa in Frozen 2.
Stan Lee has shared the sad news that he is battling pneumonia. The 95-year-old living legend tells TMZ that he “seems to be getting better.” He added to fans that, “I miss your enthusiasm, I miss all your notes, all your photos and emails … and I want you to know that I still love you all.” Lee has created some of the world’s most iconic superheroes and has also had a cameo in nearly every film based on one of his characters.
Archer is coming back for season 9, “Danger Island” on April 25th. Season 9 will be a new anthology set against the backdrop of a new fantasy world, imagined by Sterling Archer while he is in a coma, after being shot by an nefarious actress at the end of season 7. While season 8’s fantasy world, “Dreamland,” was a throwback to 1940s detective Noir, season 9’s “Danger Island” will be a twisted Gilligan’s Island-type story, set in the days just before WWII began. It will be the penultimate season of the series, with season 10 presumably returning things to present day, for one more storylline with the original Archer and ISIS crew.
Jeff Franklin, the creator and showrunner of Fuller House and the creator of the original Full House has been fired by Warner Bros. TV, which produces the show for Netflix, according to reports. Franklin was accused of being verbally abusive to staff members and making comments about his sex life. “We are not renewing Jeff Franklin’s production deal and he will no longer be working on ‘Fuller House,’” Warner Bros. TV said in a statement. Fuller House was renewed for a fourth season in January, and it will go forward as planned.
The Wrap claims Kristen Wiig (SNL) is in talks to play a villain in Wonder Woman 2. The film will reportedly be set in the 1980s with Kristen playing a character named Cheetah.
New Movies Opening Tonight:
Death Wish (Rated R) – STARRING: Bruce Willis, Vincent D’Onofrio, Elisabeth Shue … Chicago doctor Paul Kersey transforms into a vigilante after his wife is killed and his daughter is assaulted.
Red Sparrow (Rated R) – STARRING: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Jeremy Irons … Russian spy Dominika Egorova falls for CIA agent Nathaniel ‘Nate’ Nas. Their affair puts the lives of many in danger