On today’s Movie Talk, Mark Ellis, Perri Nemiroff, John Rocha and Steve Weintraub discuss the following:
- In its second week of release, Halloween was #1 at the box office with a weekend take of $32 million.
- In an interview with Slashfilm, Deadpool 2 writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick revealed that new scenes were shot for a re-release of the film two months ago.
- Variety is reporting that Michael Keaton and Seth Rogen will be starring in King of the Jungle, a comedy about the true story of tech magnate John McAfee.
- Variety reports that Lena Dunham is set to adapt the non-fiction book A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: One Refugee’s Incredible Story of Love, Loss, and Survival as a feature film with Steven Spielberg producing it.
- The Wrap reported that Avengers 4 has added Katherine Langford in a mystery role in the film.