There aren't many huge releases this week, but you're probably more interested in the development news coming out of Comic-Con, so we'll keep this one relatively short. Darren Aronofsky's biblical epic hits shelves this week, along with Nick Cassavetes' scorned woman revenge comedy. Then we've got a handful of films that got a limited release in theaters, a Criterion edition of a celebrated Lawrence Kasdan drama, and a collection of Werner Herzog films. Read on for details.
In this special edition of the Rotten Tomatoes podcast, Editor-in-Chief Matt Atchity interviews filmmaker Kevin Smith and actress Genesis Rodriguez about their new movie Tusk. Also, The Last Ship co-creator Hank Steinberg discusses adapting a book into a TV show, writing for serialized television, and going to Comic-Con for the first time.
TV was the hot topic at this year's San Diego Comic-Con, with packed panels every day for the biggest shows -- some of which haven't even aired yet. See the hottest TV news to come out of SDCC, including updates for Game of Thrones and American Horror Story casting, a possible Sons of Anarchy prequel, and more superhero shows than you can shake a stick at!
Team Tomato is a little bleary-eyed, recovering from San Diego Comic-Con, but they're still up for recapping the 'Gladys,' the fifth episode of The Leftovers. This is spoiler-heavy discussion, so don't listen if you haven't already watched it!
In a sit-down at Comic-Con with the cast of BBC America's Orphan Black on Friday, Rotten Tomatoes picked up some fun facts about life on the set and what the actors think of their characters. [Caution: season two spoilers within!]