All posts by Sheldon Wiebe

The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Return…with The White Ranger!

The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers are back in Angel Grove…with the White Ranger as their leader! But what happened to the team after they defeated Lord Drakkon?

Mighty Morphin Powers #40 – Necessary Evil – marks the debut of new creative team Ryan Parrott (writer) and Daniele Di Nicuolo (artist) and the start of an arc that answers questions raised by the Shattered Grid crossover. Details follow.

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Out of Control Teaser: Animal Kingdom: Season 4!

Animal Kingdom – Janine ‘Smurf’ Cody – Photo by Eddy Chen/Courtesy of TNT.

When the family business is crime, control is absolutely essential. Mama Smurf demands it.

The first teaser for TNT’s Animal Kingdom (below) suggests that at least one of her boys is out of control.

Season 4 of Animal Kingdom is coming soon.

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The Last War Trailer: Into The Badlands: Season 4!

Into the Badlands (Daniel Wu as Sunny) – Photo by Aidan Monaghan/Courtesy of AMC.

The eight episodes of fourth and final season of Into the Badlands (AMC, Mondays, 10/9C) will chronicle the war between The Blessed and The Cursed.

Into the Badlands: Season 4 will have a two-night premiere over Sunday, March 24th (following The Walking Dead) and Monday, March 25th in its regular timeslot.

For a taste of what lies ahead, check out the fourth season trailer below.

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Way Out of His League Trailer: Long Shot!

A hard-hitting political writer rediscovers his first crush – the current Secretary of State, whose running for President of the United States!

Seth Rogen is Fred Flarsky and Charlize Theron is Secretary of State Charlotte Field.

The first trailer for Long Shot is below. Long Shot opens on May 3rd.

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SHOWTIME HONORED WITH SEVEN NAACP IMAGE AWARDS NOMINATIONS – FIVE FOR THE CHI!

Showtime has been honored with seven nominations for the 2019 NAACP Image Awards – including five for its hit series The Chi.

The Chi’s creator and executive producer Lena Waithe earned a solo NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series and shared in another with Dime Davis.

A full list of Showtime’s nominees follows.

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Mega Time Squad – Inept Crooks Plus Time Travel = Great fun!

Mega Time Squad is a low budget science fiction dramedy about a guy who masterminds (if that’s the right word) the theft of Chinese money in the small town of Thames in New Zealand.

The ramifications of the theft play out in witty multiples thanks to an ancient Chinese bracelet he lifted from the pawn shop that is a front for the Chinese organization.

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Acorn TV: 10 Originals, 40 Exclusive Premieres in 2019!

Acorn TV has unveiled its 2019 slate and it is pretty terrific.

Mixing new shows like Queens of Mystery and returning hits like Delicious, Jack Taylor and Keeping Faith, Acorn is bringing the best of British TV to North America.

You can check out Acorn’s full 2019 slate – and sizzle reel – below.

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VIZ Media Announces New Manga Titles for Fall 2019!

VIZ Media is adding seven titles to its growing library with the release of six new acquisitions and one giant collection this fall – including Cats of the Louvre (above left) and The Way of the Househusband (above right).

Other titles included are: No Longer Human, Levius, Levius/Est, No Guns Life and the complete 21-volume Assassination Classroom box set. Details follow.

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Bumblebee Coming to Home Media!

Paramount Pictures’ Bumblebee (read our review here) is coming to home media beginning with Digital on March 19th and then 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on April 2nd.

The Bumblebee Digital, 4K and Blu-ray releases will contain almost a number bonus features, including the five-part documentary, Bringing Bumblebee to the Big Screen. The complete list follows.

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GKIDS and Fathom Events Return with Studio Ghibli Fest 2019!

GKIDS and Fathom Events are partnering for Studio Ghibli Fest 2019 -the third annual celebration of animated film from one of the world’s finest animation studios.

Studio Ghibli Fest 2019 will feature nine films from the studio’s library – ranging from stunning masterworks like Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind to more intimate titles like Kiki’s Delivery Service and The Secret World of Arrietty.

The full schedule of films follows.

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