Author: Jacob Dressler

Micro-budget filmmaker and lover of all things horror.

This year marks the conclusion for a surprising number of television shows, bringing unexpected ends to several popular shows. Among these, a standout CBS series is drawing to a close after a substantial run. Having graced the network for an impressive 15 seasons, this long-standing show’s upcoming finale has caught many viewers and enthusiasts off guard, marking a significant moment in television. The unexpected news was shared by CBS News. As explained below, after nearly a decade and a half, it seems as though it’s time for this particular series to be concluded. This was explained in a statement with…

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Fans were blown away with the release of the first teaser trailer for Deadpool & Wolverine. The film unites Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool and Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine for a mission of interdimensional proportions. Now a new trailer for the highly-anticipated sequel has been released. The first footage from the film established that the Time Variance Authority, first established in the Disney Plus series Loki, have acquired Deadpool for a new mission within the MCU. It effectively transports Reynolds’ character, previously known to exist only in Fox’s X-Men film franchise, and places him within Disney’s Marvel Cinematic Universe. Now, with the character…

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Quentin Tarantino has gifted moviegoers with a number of very different, hilarious, and intense movies over the years. However, he’s preparing to stop directing with his tenth film. At one point, it was planned to be The Movie Critic, but it’s now been revealed that Quentin Tarantino has scrapped his plans for the movie. As shared by THR, he’s now “going back to the drawing board for his 10th and final film.” The movie would have started shooting this year. Though many details were scarce, it seems it could have actually included Brad Pitt as his Once Upon a Time…

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The hit video game franchise Fallout finally made the leap to live-action with Amazon’s new series. Fans were understandably cautious, especially with how important it is for video game adaptations to adapt the source material faithfully. Fortunately, Fallout has been a hit, and it’s been announced that Amazon Prime Video has renewed it for Season 2. As shared by THR, “Prime Video renewed the series based on the popular Bethesda Softworks game franchise and adapted by showrunners Geneva Robertson-Dworet and Graham Wagner and produced by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy.” The outlet adds that the series premiered “to some of…

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Lionsgate Television is preparing a new take on Oldboy. The 2003 original was directed by Park Chan-wook, having later been remade by Spike Lee in 2013 as an English-language remake. Now Oldboy is set to be reimagined, this time with Park Chan-wook working with Lionsgate to make it happen as a television series. As shared by Lionsgate, this news “comes as Park’s The Sympathizer just debuted on HBO.” It seems like Park Chan-wook has a newfound appreciation for the television format, and now he wants to bring Oldboy to TV. He directed and co-wrote the original South Korean Oldboy film,…

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It’s going to be a disappointing time for fans of one of Netflix’s biggest shows. Sadly, while the Netflix series has been renewed for a fifth season, it has also been announced that the fifth season will end the series. It is undoubtedly a disheartening announcement for fans eagerly awaiting the next installment of one of Netflix’s most beloved series. Despite the joyous news of the show’s renewal for a fifth season, the revelation that it will be the conclusion is certainly bittersweet. While the journey may be coming to an end, the impact of the series will endure, serving…

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One of Netflix’s biggest hits in the last few years has been The Platform. The 2020 sci-fi thriller quickly became one of the streaming service’s most watched movies. As such, it may not be surprising that a sequel is on the way. Now fans can see the first look at The Platform 2.  Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia returned to direct the sequel following his work on the first movie. As for its cast, The Platform 2 stars Milena Smit and Hovik Keuchkerian. Many plot details are being kept under wraps, but there is a new synopsis revealed by Netflix that teases a…

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Melissa Barrera recently starred in Scream and Scream VI. The two films successfully relaunched the Scream film franchise. However, Barrera was removed from participating in Scream 7, due to comments she made about the conflict in Gaza. Now it looks like Melissa Barrera has set her sights on a separate franchise – Scary Movie. The first installment in the Scary Movie franchise was a direct parody of the original Scream film. As such, it would be quite fitting to see Barrera star in a similar relaunch for that particular property. Melissa Barrera expressed her desire to do as much while…

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The horror genre is always full of surprises. Now it looks like one such surprise, a new take on a classic IP, is being called an “insane” and “gore-filled” – with some horror fans even suggesting that it’s worthy enough to be “movie of the year.” The responses to the film were shared on X, where many other users emphasized how delighted they were by the film. Some reviews on IMDb are even calling it the “best movie of the year”. Though it’s still rather early to see how the film will continue to perform in theaters, this is a…

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Taylor Swift has become one of the top figures in the entertainment industry. And, while she has a devoted and loyal fanbase, not everyone is a fan. Courtney Love even went on record to say that Taylor Swift is “not interesting as an artist.” Courtney Love shared as much while speaking with Britain’s The Standard. While Swift was not the only female artist targeted by Love, it can be quite surprising to hear her say Swift “is not important.” First, Love had this to say in her interview: “Now, every successful woman is cloned, so there is just too much…

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