The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: The Flag-Smashers’ Marvel Legacy

We still don’t know how much of an antagonist John Walker – the new Captain America – will be on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. So far, Wyatt Russell’s Walker seems like a guy trying to do the right thing, and a decent enough fella, although his final interaction with Sam and Bucky at […]

Disney parks tease ideas for Frozen world, Wakanda, and more

2020 was not an especially kind year to the Disney corporation’s vaunted parks division. Although the company’s various multi-tentacled media operations have been buoyed up, to some extent, by the continued success of Disney+, there’s been no such fix for a global pandemic that made the very act of standing in line, angrily sweating on […]

Netflix’s ‘Sky Rojo’ Sets Season 2 Premiere Date – Global Bulletin

In today’s Global Bulletin, Netflix announces July 23 Season 2 release date for “Sky Rojo”; Mexican animated feature “Cranston Academy: Monster Zone” sells in key territories; Tern Television hires David Marshall as head of entertainment; Channel 7’s Australian Ivan Milat docu-series heads abroad; ITV preps for the 100th anniversary of Poirot’s first appearance; and Channel […]

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Provides Lift to Korean Box Office

“Godzilla vs. Kong” jumped straight to the top of the South Korean box office in its opening weekend. It was the first major Hollywood film to release in the key market since “Soul” in January. “Godzilla vs. Kong” earned $2.45 million over the weekend for a 51% market share, according to data from the Korean […]

Will Dota: Dragon’s Blood Season 2 Happen?

Produced by Legend of Korra animation company Studio Mir, along with Netflix Animation and Valve, this new take on the franchise is inspired by the lore found in the MOBA, but is also serious narrative expansion of this universe, introducing backstories for not only some of the characters we know from the games but the […]

R.I.P. author Beverly Cleary

Beverly Cleary has died. The author of large swathes of the 20th century’s most beloved works of children’s literature, Cleary was renowned for creating characters like Ramona and Beezus Quimby, Henry Huggins, and many more—and for infusing them with the wit, anxieties, and struggles of actual real-world kids. Her death was announced earlier today by […]

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Episode 2: Marvel and MCU Easter Eggs Guide

The Star-Spangled Man Marvel’s The Falcon and the Winter Soldier episode 2 is much less of a slow burn than the first episode. Not only do we actually get Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes sharing screen time together, and a better understanding of what new Captain America John Walker is all about, but we get […]

Sharon Osbourne quits The Talk over racism controversy

Sharon Osbourne has departed CBS’s long-running morning chat show The Talk, Deadline reports. The last original cast member of the series, Osbourne has, in the words of the network, “made the decision to depart the show” after an inquiry into an incident that happened on-camera on March 10, in which she and co-host Sheryl Underwood […]