On today’s episode of Movie Talk, Perri Nemiroff, John Rocha, and Haleigh Foutch discuss the following:
- The LEGO Movie 2 was #1 at the box office over the weekend, but its $34.4 million dollar haul was well below the $50-55 million it was projected to make.
- Disney released a new Aladdin TV spot for their live action version of the animated classic and it featured the first look of Will Smith as the iconic Genie.
- THR reports that Warner Bros. is developing The Trench, a “horror-tinged” Aquaman spinoff movie. No word yet on who will be involved in the production.
- According to Deadline, Millennium Films’ Red Sonja has been put on the back burner and Bryan Singer’s involvement with the feature is now in doubt.