In Brief: ‘1923’ trailer drops, and more

In Brief: ‘1923’ trailer drops, and more

Paramount+ on Sunday dropped the official trailer for the new Yellowstone prequel 1923, starring Helen Mirren and Harrison Ford. The new original drama series, per the streamer, "will introduce a new generation of Duttons led by patriarch Jacob and matriarch Cara -- played respectively by Ford and Mirren. The series will explore the early twentieth century when pandemics,…
‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ dominates Thanksgiving box office with $64 million

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ dominates Thanksgiving box office with $64 million

The Black Panther sequel Wakanda Forever gobbled up the most money over the long Thanksgiving weekend, delivering an estimated $64 million in North America and $45.9 million between Friday and Monday, while spending a third weekend at number one. Wakanda Forever currently stands as the sixth-highest grossing movie of the year worldwide with $676 million. Overall,…
‘Criminal Minds: Evolution’ kicks off Thanksgiving Day on Paramount+

‘Criminal Minds: Evolution’ kicks off Thanksgiving Day on Paramount+

On Thanksgiving Day, Paramount+ drops the first two episodes of the next chapter in the long-running crime drama series Criminal Minds with Criminal Minds: Evolution. The 10-episode series has the added freedom of being on a streaming platform. Joe Mantegna reprises as FBI profiler David Rossi, who joins other returning…
Kevin Bacon says he didn’t need to see a script to say yes to ‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’

Kevin Bacon says he didn’t need to see a script to say yes to ‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’

While 1978's Star Wars Holiday Special infamously didn't involve the saga's creator, George Lucas — who once wished he could smash every copy with a hammer — the same can't be said for Friday's Disney+ release, The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special.  Guardians franchise writer-director James Gunn's project perfectly fits into Marvel Cinematic Universe canon. The film has Chris Pratt's…