Rotten Tomatoes

The Shows of Summer

Tuesday, May. 26 2015, 01:59 PM

"Suuuummmertime... and television is easy. Sharknado 3's jumpin', and The Strain is back by. Well, Extant's rich, and True Detective's good lookin'. With Vicious, Mr. Robot, and Zoo to try."

Summer isn't the busiest season for new shows, but more and more, we're seeing networks premiering programming year-round. To help you schedule your viewing during the warmer months, we've compiled a list of what's debuting and when -- so grab a lemonade, kick back, and prepare to soak in some summer TV.


Deadline Hollywood Daily

Robert Rodriguez to Direct Jonny Quest

Tuesday, May. 26 2015, 01:56 PM

Rodriguez is reportedly set to helm a live-action adaptation of the series for Warner Bros.


Hollywood Reporter

Vincent D'Onofrio Joining CHiPs

Tuesday, May. 26 2015, 01:55 PM

He's reportedly signing up to play the bad guy.


Rotten Tomatoes

Now Streaming: The DUFF, Inglourious Basterds, and More

Tuesday, May. 26 2015, 01:13 PM

This week on streaming video, we've got a decent high school comedy and an action thriller starring Pierce Brosnan, Milla Jovovich, and Emma Thompson that premieres online the same day it hits theaters. If you're not looking to own a new release, you can look forward to a few classics newly available on Netflix and Fandor this week, including one of Quentin Tarantino's recent hits, an acclaimed indie drama, a horror comedy, a martial arts favorite, and even some classics from the likes of Sergei Eisenstein and Alexander Korda. Read on for details.


Empire Magazine

Channing Tatum Talks Gambit

Tuesday, May. 26 2015, 04:29 AM

He's seen the first draft of the origin story script, and he's "super excited."


Rotten Tomatoes

New on DVD & Blu-Ray: Seventh Son, The Loft, and Some Better Stuff

Monday, May. 25 2015, 01:48 PM

Unfortunately, there isn't much to talk about on home video this week, but that doesn't have to be a bad thing. Considering box office numbers were the lowest they've been for a Memorial Day weekend in over a decade, it'd probably just be better for everyone if you went and saw Mad Max or Pitch Perfect in the theaters instead. That said, here's what you can expect on DVD and Blu-ray this week.


TheWrap

Cary Fukunaga Exits It

Monday, May. 25 2015, 12:18 PM

A significant setback for the Stephen King adaptation.


Rotten Tomatoes

Box Office Guru Wrapup: Tomorrowland Tops A Lackluster Memorial Day Weekend

Monday, May. 25 2015, 01:13 AM

This weekend, moviegoers loudly told studios that they were getting their Memorial Day weekend entertainment from other places as the North American box office slumped to unusually low levels during what is typically one of the busiest frames of the year. Five films grossed over $20M each spreading what wealth was there, but overall, moviegoers were unimpressed with what Hollywood was selling this time.


Rotten Tomatoes

Weekly Ketchup: Reese Witherspoon Is Disney's Live-Action Tinker Bell

Friday, May. 22 2015, 04:20 PM

This week's Ketchup covers a week that is partly busy because of the Cannes Film Festival, but also partly slow because much of Hollywood has taken the whole week off leading up to Memorial Day. We did, however, have ten top film development news stories this week, covering such movies as The Croods 2, The Girl on the Train, Now You See Me 3, Project XX, and Star Trek Beyond, as well as new roles for Jack Black, Will Ferrell and Reese Witherspoon.


Rotten Tomatoes

Between Star Compares New Netflix Show to Lost

Friday, May. 22 2015, 11:08 AM

In Between, Netflix's new post-apocalyptic teen drama, Jennette McCurdy plays Wiley Day, a pregnant teen trying to save what's left of her hometown. See why Between reminds McCurdy of a younger version of her favorite TV show, Lost.


Variety

Netflix Schedules Bill Murray Christmas Special

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:55 AM

"A Very Murray Christmas" will stream in December.


Variety

Lionsgate Already Planning Now You See Me 3

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:48 AM

"Now You See Me 2" arrives on June 10, 2016.


Rotten Tomatoes

Parental Guidance: Tomorrowland and Strange Magic

Friday, May. 22 2015, 10:33 AM

This week, Christy talks about the family-friendliness of Disney's latest offering -- a sci-fi adventure starring George Clooney -- and on DVD, an animated tale about fantastical creatures. Read on for details.


Rotten Tomatoes

Podcast: Game of Thrones Controversy, Mad Men Finale, The Comedians' Ben Wexler

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:18 PM

In a big week for television news, Game of Thrones featured a much-debated story involving Sansa Stark that Matt, Grae, Sarah, and Ryan argue about. They also give recommendations on how to ease your Mad Men separation anxiety. Then, The Comedians showrunner Ben Wexler stops by to talk about writing for Billy Crystal.


Variety

World War Z 2 Begins in 2017

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:14 PM

It's slated opposite "Fantastic Four 2" on June 9, 2017.


Variety

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Sets a Date

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 07:13 PM

It'll go up against "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" on March 25.


Rotten Tomatoes

Critics Consensus: Tomorrowland is Visually Striking But Narratively Uneven

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:20 PM

This week at the movies, we've got a futuristic realm (Tomorrowland, starring George Clooney and Britt Robertson) and a possessed property (Poltergeist, starring Sam Rockwell and Rosemarie DeWitt). What do the critics have to say?


Variety

Reese Witherspoon to Star in Tink

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:03 PM

She's attached to star in Disney's live-action Tinker Bell adventure.


Variety

Tate Taylor to Direct Girl on the Train

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:01 PM

The "Help" helmer has taken the reins for DreamWorks' adaptation of Paula Hawkins' debut bestseller.


Collider.com

Greg Grunberg Returns for Heroes Reborn

Thursday, May. 21 2015, 04:00 PM

Telepathic detective Matt Parkman will appear in a "guest arc."