Welcome to your weekly source for retro pop culture news, the Recurrent Events! TMNT: Out of the Shadows just made it's debut in theaters and I'm really excited to see it with my boys. The Beebop and Rocksteady trailer was totally rad and I've seen mostly positive reviews so I'm banking on a fun summer movie.
Be on the lookout next week for another giveaway! Let's just say you won't have to roll the dice anymore on whether to add a little time travel to your game collection.
Also next week, there will be a Ghostbusters reunion on Jimmy Kimmel Liveon Wednesday June 8 which include members of the original cast and new cast together! Bill Murray, Dan Akroyd, Ernie Hudson, and Annie Potts will be on hand with Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Melissa McCarthy, and Kate McKinnon. The return of the franchise is really gaining momentum with the original film being re-released to theaters next weekend and even NBA players (past and present) like Kobe Bryant suiting up in new TV ads. Also, Ecto Cooler's return date was May 30, but I haven't found any in local stores yet. It has been posted on Amazonbut its availability has been hit or miss. A local friend was able to order some so I hope to have a full case in my fridge leading up to the new film's release date of July 15!
Thanks to UPROXX, I was reminded that Raiders of the Lost Ark turns 35 this year! The famous shot-for-shot fan remake received a new trailer side-by-side with the original. It is to promote a new documentary from the filmmakers 20 years later and how they made the fan film.
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