Ron Howard’s adaptation of Dan Brown’s Inferno may be the one that kills the franchise.
Inferno is more of the same with a crazy weird puzzle that must be solved to prevent a dead biochemist’s plan to kill off half the world’s population (to save it) from coming to fruition. This must be done by a half-dead Robert Langdon who is recovering from a head trauma and the doctor who helps him.
Ah, the weekend. Time to kick back and relax and watch a bit of TV while recovering from the demands of the work week. But what to watch? Especially if you love scary movies or martial arts mayhem…
Fear not! El Rey has got you covered with Scream-A-Thon Saturday, March 7th) and Kung Fu Lady Marathon (Sunday, March 8th).
Saturday’s Scream-A-Thon begins at 12:30pm (11:30C) and includes seven movies including Inferno, Zombie and Deathdream. Sunday’s Lady Kung Fu kicks off at 6am (5C) and cycles through four movies with strong female protagonists – including Lady with a Sword and The Lady Assassin.
For a complete list of titles and times, follow the jump.
It was only a matter of time, of course, before this happened, but Sony has officially announced that Dan Brown’s Inferno is being adapted as a movie by director Ron Howard and his producing producer, Brian Grazer.
Tom Hanks will reprise his role as symbologist extraordinaire, Robert Langdon and will be joined by an all-star international cast that includes: Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything), Irrfan Khan (Slumdog Millionaire, Life of Pi), Omar Sy (X-Men: Days of future Past, Jurassic World) and Sidse Babett Knudsen (Borgen).