The Ghostbusters Episode

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It’s time for a brand new podcast episode of Now Conspiring, and all sorts of things happened. We reviewed Ghostbusters, obviously, but we also found time to chat about some of the big movie news of the week.

Wondering what the deal is with those new Power Rangers posters? Confounded at the popularity of the gentleman’s smartphone game, Pokémon GO? Well, it’s time to conspire by listening to our conspiring.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK (and you’re required to answer this): If you could choose ONE film franchise to never be rebooted (or rebooted again), which would you choose?

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Review: The ‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot Suffers Most From Forced Nostalgia

2015 was a banner year for the “requel,” in that it boasted several largely successful sequel/remakes ranging from Mad Max and Jurassic World all the way to a new Star Wars. Yet this year’s Ghostbusters is more akin to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, in that it reboots the lore of the previous films entirely by placing

‘Sicario’ & ‘The Intern’ Review; Which Classic Cartoon Needs a Gritty Reboot?

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This week on the podcast, we review two new films: the “war on drugs” action thriller, Sicario, and the Nancy Meyers feel-good comedy, The Intern. We also talk about new information coming out of Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur, Drew Barrymore’s bombshell news about her acting career, and a lot more.

As always, we read your comments from last week and get down to business on this week’s discussion. Speaking of which…

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Which classic cartoon should get a gritty reboot?

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5 Compelling Reasons Why We Need Tobey Maguire To Return As Spider-Man

No, seriously. It makes perfect sense.

If David Fincher Rebooted ‘Spider-man’

If Marvel/Sony chose David Fincher as Spider-man’s next director, we already sort of know what that could look like.

Fantastic Four Reboot Will Reimagine Doctor Doom as an Internet Troll

You can’t make this stuff up. Unless you’re Fox, that is.

15 Movies That Could Make 2015 The Best Year Ever

Pop Quiz: What’s the most anticipated movie of 2015? BUZZER The answer is too many. See, 2015 is shaping up to be a big (and I mean big) year for movies, and the list just keeps growing. Below are just the 15 we know about: (in no particular order) 15. Mockingjay (Part 2)