J.J. Abrams Teases That There’s More to Rey’s Origins in The Rise of Skywalker

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The Minecraft movie finally has a release date. Get a look at Child’s Play’s creepy new Chucky. John Wick promotes animal safety in a new clip from Parabellum. Jonathan Frakes teases his involvement in the Picard show. Plus, what’s to come on Doom Patrol and The Flash. To me, my spoilers!

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/j-j-abrams-teases-that-theres-more-to-reys-origins-in-1834036807

Disney Has Hopes for More Alien and Planet of the Apes After the Fox Merger

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Get a better look at Detective Pikachu’s cast of pocket monsters in some new posters. Expect to see a lot more Jason Todd in Titans’ second season. Clark Gregg teases his mysterious new Agents of SHIELD role. Plus, more images from Game of Thrones’ return, and what to expect from the end of Gotham. To me, my spoilers!

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/disney-has-hopes-for-more-alien-and-planet-of-the-apes-1833703660

A High School in New Jersey Turned Alien Into a Gigerific Stage Play

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Generally speaking, creating unlicensed adaptations of film properties is frowned upon in local theater scenes. But sometimes, you get away with it by creating something super rad, which is what happened in the case of Alien: The Play, a full-length adaptation of Ridley Scott’s
Alien helmed by Perfecto Cuervo, an…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/a-high-school-in-new-jersey-turned-alien-into-a-gigerif-1833527311

How to be human: Life lessons from 4 cinematic cats

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Captain Marvel’s name is on the poster, but Goose the cat steals the limelight in Carol Danvers’ first feature. Cranky, steadfast, and always ready to fight, Goose is the perfect sidekick. Played by four different cats—Reggie, Rizzo, Gonzo, and Archie—Goose joins Hollywood’s pantheon of near-sentient animal life…

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https://film.avclub.com/how-to-be-human-life-lessons-from-4-cinematic-cats-1833407184

Titans Has Found Its Slade Wilson

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The Picard show adds another mysterious main cast member. Get a look at how Alien is celebrating its 40th anniversary. John Carpenter’s Syfy anthology is no more. Plus, the Pirates of the Caribbean reboot may have a new writer, and get ready for Gemini Man to maybe mess with your eyes. Spoilers, go!

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/titans-has-found-its-slade-wilson-1833190385

These Pop Culture Mini-Portraits Are Truly a Sight to Behold 

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Size matters, especially in the world of pop culture art. Collectors can only buy and display so many full size movie posters before running out of wall space. And once that happens, their eyes may turn to smaller, but equally awesome pieces. Lots of artists’ work fits that bill—but a new, up-and-coming talent has his…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/these-pop-culture-mini-portraits-are-truly-a-sight-to-b-1833211011

More Rumors About the Future of Fox’s Mutant Movieverse

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Alexandra Shipp wants to build bridges between her Storm and Halle Berry’s take in Dark Phoenix. Godzilla: King of the Monsters toys hint at a fan-favorite form of the big G making an appearance. Final Destination is getting a reboot from the writers of Saw. Plus, great news from The Flash, and more. Spoilers now!

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/more-rumors-about-the-future-of-foxs-mutant-movieverse-1831717557

The Biggest Horror Movie Milestones Coming in 2019

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There are some huge 40th anniversaries coming up this year for horror fans; as you’ll see (and probably already realized), 1979 was a mighty big year for the genre. But that’s not all. As long as you’re planning one party, might as well recognize these other spooky classics that are marking milestones in 2019.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-biggest-horror-movie-milestones-coming-in-2019-1831551496