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When a franchise has the kind of life that A Nightmare on Elm Street has had, there are always going to be ideas that fall through the cracks. Did you know, for instance, that Peter Jackson wrote an Elm Street sequel in the early ’90s? Titled A Nightmare on Elm Street: Dream Lover, it was going to address the fact that Freddy Krueger… Continue reading How Adam Sandler Accidentally Killed the 'Nightmare on Elm Street' Prequel

The Important News

Arnold Schwarzenegger might be back for a Running Man sequel. David Spade will back and mulletted in Joe Dirt 2.

Samuel L. Jackson could be back as Mace Windu in a solo Star Wars movie.

Chris Pratt is doing another weird comic book movie, called Cowboy Ninja Viking.

Shailene Woodley will play Edward Snowden’s girlfriend. Jude Law will play the enemy of… Continue reading Best of the Week: 'Running Man' Sequel, 'Interstellar' Prequel, 'Hunger Games' Strikes Back and More

If there’s one thing that stinks about prequel movies, specifically the kind meant to present the origin story of an iconic villain, it’s that a feature or even a trilogy isn’t enough to show us the beginnings of an evil character. Not just a bad guy, but someone for whom our first impression is their committing anything from a gruesome murder… Continue reading What Movie Should Get a Prequel TV Series?









texas chainsaw massacreBeing a teenager isn’t usually all it’s cracked up to be, especially if you’re a serial killer in the making. It definitely didn’t get better for the chainsaw-wielding maniac at the center of “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” franchise, and we’ll find out why in an upcoming prequel, appropriately titled “Leatherface.”

What kind of unspeakable horrors happened in this chubby… Continue reading Brace Yourself for a Teenage Leatherface in the 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' Prequel

Might Morphin Power Rangers

Power Rangers: An updated version of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers will be hitting the big screen on July 22, 2016. That’s the release date for Power Rangers, which will reboot the 1990s TV show (and the 1995 movie version, above) for a new generation, based on a story by Roberto Orci (Transformers, Star Trek). Ashley Miller and Zack… Continue reading Movie News: 'Power Rangers' Due in 2016; 'Texas Chainsaw' Prequel Coming