It was Canada Day this past weekend and Hemant talks about what he and his family did to celebrate in Episode 30 of the Red 7 Movie Cast. He then shares some interesting news that surfaced this week. He talks about a recent rumour that there may be a LucasFilm shake-up at the top including the replacement of Kathleen Kennedy with the current Marvel Studios boss, Kevin Feige.
And to go along with that Star Wars news Hemant discusses the possibility of the long rumoured Kenobi film not being developed for a theatrical release, but for an exclusive release on the upcoming Disney Streaming Service. How cool would that be – as long as it is available in Canada!
And while he’s on the topic of streaming services, he gets into a bit of a rant about how the sheer number of different services is kind of feeling like the old cable TV model of choosing packages and channels to subscribe to.
It’s then time for this week’s reviews which include Sicario: Day of the Soldado from director Stefano Sollima and writer Taylor Sheridan and an independent film that made a splash at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, The Endless.
00:41 – Introduction
1:14 – Canada Day Weekend
9:26 – LucasFilm Shake-up?
15:09 – Is Kenobi Film a Disney Streaming Service Exclusive?
19:58 – Streaming Services Overload!
26:51 – Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
1:01:07 – The Endless (2017)
1:11:21 – Preview of Episode 31
1:14:36 – Wrap-up