On the February 24, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including the title for Spider-Man 3, David Fincher’s next movie, some Disney+ release dates, and a couple of cool Netflix projects. We also answer a couple of mailbag questions.

Opening Banter: There seems to be a problem with iTunes/Podbean.

In The News:

  • (Brad) ‘Spider-Man 3’ Has Officially Been Titled ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’
  • (Chris) ‘The Killer’ Will Reunite David Fincher with ‘Seven’ Writer Andrew Kevin Walker for Netflix Thriller Starring Michael Fassbender
  • Two more cool Netflix projects
    • (Chris) ‘The Bluff’ Will Be a Netflix Pirate Movie Starring Zoe Saldana
    • (Chris) ‘Gordon Hemingway & the Realm of Cthulhu’ Coming to Netflix from Director Stefon Bristol and Producer Spike Lee
  • (HT) Disney+ Reveals Release Dates for ‘Loki’, ‘Star Wars: The Bad Batch’, ‘Monsters at Work’, and More

In The Mailbag:

  • If I can only watch a handful of Godzilla and/or Kong movies in preparation for Godzilla vs. Kong, which ones should I watch? Craig from Albany, NY
    • Sorry Craig, we have no idea!
  • Podcast listener here; was wondering if you guys could do a segment highlighting /suggesting movies or shows from Black creators or highlighting Black talent for black history month? Best, Brittany from OC, California
    • Ben – If Beale Street Could Talk, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, When They See Us
    • Chris – Pretty much anything Spike Lee has made. Just go watch all of it, right now.
    • Brad – One Night in Miami, Selma, Good Hair
    • Jacob – Moonlight, Get Out, Love and Basketball, Baadasssss!
    • HT – Steve McQueen’s Small Axe, Blindspotting, Black Dynamite
  • Twitter user LandoRocks asked us to define what constitutes a cult classic and list some of our favorites.
    • Ben – MacGruber, Wet Hot American Summer, Donnie Darko
    • Jacob – StarCrash, Clue, Miami Connection, Darkman, The Astrologer
    • Chris – Barb & Star (yes, I know it’s new, but it will absolutely be a cult classic), anything from John Waters, anything from David Lynch, Under the Silver Lake/Southland Tales, A Cure for Wellness, Miami Vice, Road House.
    • Brad – Clerks, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, Office Space, They Came Together
    • HT – Rocky Horror Picture Show, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Stephen Chow movies

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