Pick nearly any video game and there are hundreds — or possibly thousands — of NPCs who live life oblivious to what's going on around them. Ryan Reynolds is one of those characters, and he's about to discover that his whole life is inside the online game Free City. The only problem is it's about to shut down. Also starring Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, Lil Rel Howery, Utkarsh Ambudkar, and Taika Waititi, Free Guy comes to theaters on August 13, 2021.
Jessica Chastain has pulled off a shocking transformation for his latest role. The actress is almost unrecognizable as the famous televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, The film follows Tammy and her husband Jim Bakker during their rise to fame in the 1970s with their popular Christian-based broadcasting network and theme park. Although their empire came crashing down due to her husband's conviction of fraud, Tammy Faye remained an icon for her acceptance of the LGBT community. Also starring Andrew Garfield, The Eyes of Tammy Faye is slated for release on September 17, 2021.
While 90s kids had Goosebumps, teenagers have the era were reading Fear Street. Now, the classic R.L. Stine book series is coming to Netflix as a horror movie trilogy. Spanning 300 years, each installment will take place during a different time throughout the haunted history of Shadyside. Part One is set in 1994 and will debut on July 2, followed by Part Two in 1978 on July 9, and finally Part Three will go all the way back to 1666 and premiere on July 16.
In 1984, Jason Reitman directed the first Ghostbusters film. Now, 37 years later he's passing the proton pack to his son Jason to direct the next chapter in the Ghostbusters universe. This vignette for the Ghostbusters: Afterlife brings together the father and son duo to share both of their experiences working on past and now present films while welcoming in a new era for the iconic franchise.
Welcome to the Space Jam, again. LeBron James' long-awaited reboot to Michael Jordan's iconic Looney Tunes film is finally here. The sequel comes 25 years after the original and catches back up with all your favorite Tune Squad members in CGI form, as well as a fresh Goon Squad lineup. Also starring Don Cheadle and the voices of Zendaya and Gabriel Iglesias, Space Jam: A New Legacy will premiere in theaters and on HBO Max on July 16, 2021.
Coming to Apple TV+ October 22, Invasion is a series set during an alien invasion of Earth. Described as one of the most ambitious series to debut on the streaming service yet, thje trailer doesn't give up much in terms of plot — but does showcase the show's cinematic look and big visuals. Invasion feature and ensemble cast and takes place in a variety of locals, from Japan to London to the Middle East.