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Ant-Man and the Wasp Trailer & Black Panther Trolls | Weekly News Episode 157

Superhero Slate gets a tiny look at the Ant-Man and the Wasp movie, haters try to topple the Black Panther king, the Ninja Turtles get a new look, and more!


  • Ant-Man and the Wasp (10:30)
  • Black Panther (21:25)
    • Full album details released
    • Beats Batman v. Superman at advanced pre-sales numbers
      • Biggest selling superhero movie of all-time
      • Opening weekend numbers increased from $100 to $150 million
    • DC Fans are attempting to sabotage Black Panther Rotten Tomato score
      • Because Disney pays critics to give DC films bad scores
      • The page also encourages its users to share spoilers to ruin the movie for fans
  • Infinity War (30:40)
    • Script had fake scenes to prevent spoilers
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story (34:10)
    • Official trailer during GMA on Monday
    • 45 second Teaser during Super Bowl
  • Deadpool 2 (36:20)
    • No trailer during Super Bowl
  • Sony (37:30)
    • Kazuo Harai (CEO) retiring
      • CFO Kenichiro Yoshida replacing on April 1
    • Yoshida views Sony as a Tech company
    • Potential to sell of film/TV assets
      • DIsney may not buy all
      • Spider-Man rights in question
  • Men in Black (43:40)
    • F. Gary Gray (Fate of the Furious) in talks to direct spinoff
  • Venom (45:45)
    • Trailer has been classified
      • No release date
    • Black Panther?
  • Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (48:05)
  • Westworld (52:55)
    • Season 2 trailer to debut at Super Bowl
  • Watchmen (54:00)
    • Nicole Kassell (The Leftovers) to direct pilot
  • Metropolis (55:15)
    • SyFy creating show based on DC city
    • Lois Lane & Lex Luthor
  • Titans (58:15)
    • Ra’s al Ghul being cast for recurring villain
  • Aquaman (1:00:10)
    • James Wan teasing Black Manta helmet
      • Actor doing voice over for character
  • Overlord (1:02:30)
    • Bad Robot film to become part of Cloverfield universe, fourth entry
      • On the eve of D-Day, American paratroopers are dropped behind enemy lines to carry out a mission crucial to the invasion's success. But as they approach their target, they begin to realise there is more going on in this Nazi-occupied village than a simple military operation. They find themselves fighting against supernatural forces, part of a Nazi experiment.
  • Mario (1:05:30)
    • Illumination (Despicable Me, Sing) partnering with Nintendo to make a movie starring Mario

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