The Hunt Controversy, Aladdin 2, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, HBO Max, and More

  • Published: 13 August 2019
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    On the August 13 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writer Chris Evangelista to discuss the latest film and TV news, including Universal canceling the release of The Hunt, a new Stephen King film, Disney’s plans for Fox, Aladdin 2, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and the streaming value of shows like The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men, and Seinfeld.
    In the News:

    Brad - Universal Cancels ‘The Hunt’ Release After Mass Shootings, Political Controversy, and Uproar
    Chris - Stephen King’s ‘Roadwork’ Movie Now Under Construction, With ‘It’ Team Producing
    Brad - New Details Emerge About Fox’s Future as Disney Nitpicks the Studio’s Film Slate
    Chris - ‘Aladdin’ Sequel in Early Stages, According to Producer
    Brad - ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Score Length May Hint at Film’s Runtime
    Brad - HBO Max May Pay $1.5 Billion to Stream All of ‘Big Bang Theory’ and ‘Two and a Half Men’; ‘Seinfeld’ Could Be Next

    Other Articles Mentioned:
    Universal’s Cancellation of ‘The Hunt’ is Morally Indefensible and Financially Unavoidable
    All the other stuff you need to know:
    You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today’s show at, and linked inside the show notes.
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Comments • 3

  • 1bridge11
    1bridge11  3 months back

    Gun control doesn't work, left-wing assholes. The Columbine shootings happened during the assault weapons ban.

    • Shawndell Rivers
      Shawndell Rivers  3 months back

      I love the disney remakes i don't mind disney remaking everything it i love the aladdin live action remake i would love to see a aladdin 2 sequel that's just me and i'm really looking forward to hbo max as well the only thing i don't like what disney is doing is cancelling fox movies i know that disney owns 20th century fox disney better not cancelling alita 2 sequel either if they do i would be so mad because i'm a huge fan of the alita movie i us fans want a sequel to happen

      • Jelly Bean
        Jelly Bean  3 months back