Author: Jacob Dressler

Micro-budget filmmaker and lover of all things horror.

Disney and Marvel recently revived X-Men: The Animated Series with the all-new Disney Plus series X-Men ’97. The new animated series starts where the original run left off. And, in the spirit of its X-Men series predecessor, it does seem to contain some references to Spider-Man: The Animated Series – though with major errors. The original X-Men: The Animated Series television program did feature Spider-Man from Spider-Man: The Animated Series on several occasions. Now X-Men ’97 is once again acknowledging that Spider-Man exists within the canon of the new series with its latest episode titled “To Me, My X-Men.” As…

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Actress Bridgit Mendler is known for having participated in a number of Disney projects throughout her career. Now, however, a rather interesting theory has surfaced. In particular, the theory suggests that she does much more than just act and that she’s really a time traveler. Now while time travel has yet to be proven, and we’ll discuss that in a moment, it’s worth noting what she’s done with her career in the years since. In addition to her musical career, and ap she’s actually managed to acquire her PhD from MIT and a JD from Harvard Law. The impressive streak…

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The live-action Barbie film starring Margot Robbie was a massive success. In addition to starring in the film, however, Robbie was also a producer via LuckyChap Entertainment. Now it’s been revealed that Robbie and her fellow LuckyChap partners, Tom Ackerly, Josey McNamara, and Sophia Kerr, are involved with an all-new movie adaptation based on The Sims. The Sims is one of the most popular video game franchises around. It’s become an iconic title ever since its initial debut in the year 2000. Now, nearly three decades later, The Sims will be hitting the big screen with Margot Robbie involved. Additionally,…

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Stephen King has created many of the greatest horror stories known in the genre. He’s also established himself as someone that helps other projects break into the spotlight. Now fans can see one such horror project praised by Stephen King that’s currently streaming on Netflix. However, as the author of such classics as The Shining and ‘Salem’s Lot warns, this is not a film to be watched “alone.” As he wrote on X, formerly known as Twitter, he calls the film “visceral horror to rival ALIEN and early Cronenberg.” Obviously this is high praise. After all, Alien happens to be…

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Many studios are turning to the 1990’s to create the latest wave of reboots and revivals. After all, enough time has passed that the decade has become rather nostalgic like those before it. Interestingly, however, it looks like the next iteration is a Chinese remake of 1997’s Anaconda. This is already an interesting surprise for fans. However, it’s worth noting that a revival is already reportedly in development in North America, so this means audiences will have at least two new movies to look forward to under this particular brand. For a series that’s already sparked several sequels and a…

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It’s been unclear what direction the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has been headed. Obviously many fans would love to see another sequel with Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow. But, for numerous reasons behind-the-scenes, it seems more likely that fans will receive a reboot of sorts instead. Now, according to producer Jerry Bruckheimer, that’s absolutely the case with the next Pirates of the Caribbean movie – it will be a “reboot.” This was confirmed by Bruckheimer who gave some new details regarding the project. He explained this bit while discussing the future of both the Top Gun and Pirates of…

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe is pushing forward with a variety of new films featuring superheroes that include both new characters and iconic fan-favorites. Now one such long-awaited MCU sequel from Marvel Studios has just received an exciting update. Fans may now know when this particular sequel is set to officially begin production. Furthermore, certain plot details regarding the project might have also been released in the new report. It looks like the sequel could even contain other characters that fans are eager to see in the MCU. As summarized by @cosmic_marvel on X, insider Daniel Richtman had the following to…

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Fans have waited decades for Beetlejuice 2. Now, as you can see below, the official Beetlejuice BeetlejuiceĀ trailer confirms that the time has finally come. The new film unites director Tim Burton with stars Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, and Catherine O’Hara. They’ve all returned to portray their fan-favorite roles as “Betelgeuse,” aka Beetlejuice, Lydia Deetz, and Delia Deetz, respectively. Beetlejuice 2 also features a number of newcomers to the cast. Audiences are no doubt excited to see that Jenna Ortega, Willem Dafoe, and Monica Bellucci will also be in the film as all-new characters. Ortega will be playing Lydia’s daughter, Astrid,…

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The upcoming Disney Plus series Daredevil: Born Again is now set to seemingly continue where the original Daredevil MCU series left off. This time, however, there will be a few changes – and one such major change from Marvel Studios for Daredevil: Born Again has been revealed. Fans have been eager to see how other characters in addition to Daredevil, such as Elden Henson’s Foggy Nelson, will be handled in the upcoming series. Especially since Foggy Nelson wasn’t even included in the original incarnation of the new show. And while he will be now, it looks like fans should expect…

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A 2014 flop is trending on Netflix. The streaming platform has notably shined a light on other such underperforming films in the past. This time, however, it might surprise viewers because this particular film was always expected to be a major hit. The film was both co-written and directed by George Clooney, who also starred in the film with other famous cast members. It seemed as though the film was guaranteed for greatness prior to its theatrical release. However, the film only earned $155 million worldwide on a $70 million budget. Despite this, however, the ten-year-old flop seems to be…

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