‘We’ll overthrow them!’ Trump’s lawyer stirs up ‘Iran Uprising Summit’ after deadly terrorist attack

The US will overthrow the Iranian government once socio-economic conditions there, shaped by sanctions, are ripe for a revolution, presidential lawyer Rudy Giuliani told a cheering crowd on the day of the deadly attack in Ahvaz. “I don’t know when we’re going to overthrow them. It could be in a few days, months, a couple […]

Overwatch skins: Winston, Mei and Sombra’s new event outfits for Uprising 2018

While we have already seen the new outfits coming for Hanzo, Mei and Sombra, today also saw another reveal made by Blizzard for the returning Uprising 2018 event. New Overwatch skins for Winston were unveiled tonight on the official Twitter account. It fits in with the ones already revealed for both Sombra and Doomfist, which […]

Overwatch Uprising 2018 news: Blizzard teases HUGE new event – but it's not Battle Royale

Overwatch developer Blizzard has something big in store for its Uprising 2018 event. The next major Overwatch event launches on April 10, and it could come with a brand new mission. Blizzard’s latest Uprising 2018 trailer starts by looking at last year’s mission, codenamed ‘Archives File 0382’. The video confirms that the King’s Row mission […]

James Gunn Reveals His Deleted ‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ Cameo

Forget cancelling the apocalypse, Pacific Rim Uprising‘s worst transgression was that it probably cancelled the party of the year. Steven S. DeKnight‘s sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s 2013 action monsters-vs.-robots flick nearly had an out-of-this-world cameo from none other than Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn. But sadly, a James Gunn Pacific Rim Uprising cameo was not meant to […]

/Filmcast Ep. 460 – Pacific Rim Uprising

David, Devindra, Jeff, and Kristy discuss a movie where gigantic robots fight gigantic monsters and stuff. Also, Jeff talks Tomb Raider and Kristy shares thoughts on Wes Anderson’s latest. You can always e-mail us at slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com, or call and leave a voicemail at 781-583-1993. Also, follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook. Download […]

Daily Podcast: Captain Marvel, Stranger Things 3, Solo, Star Wars, Carmen Sandiego, Netflix, and Pacific Rim Uprising

On the March 26, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about Captain Marvel, Stranger Things season 3, Netflix, a Carmen Sandiego movie, Solo, George Lucas’ plan for Star Wars Episode 9, and Pacific Rim […]

‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ Spoiler Review: The Saturday Morning Cartoon Blockbuster Warm-Up We Need

(In our Spoiler Reviews, we take a deep dive into a new release and get to the heart of what makes it tick…and every story point is up for discussion. In this entry: Steven S. DeKnight’s Pacific Rim Uprising.) When it was announced that Guillermo del Toro wouldn’t be coming back for a sequel to his […]

Daily Podcast: Pacific Rim Uprising Interviews with John Boyega and Steven S. DeKnight

On the March 23, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson presents a Pacific Rim Uprising-themed episode of the show, featuring interviews with star John Boyega and writer/director Steven S. DeKnight. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the […]

John Boyega on ‘Pacific Rim Uprising,’ ‘Blade,’ and More [Interview]

Idris Elba’s Stacker Pentecost cast a long shadow in 2013’s Pacific Rim. He was a military man willing to sacrifice everything for the greater good. But Jake Pentecost is not like his father. In Pacific Rim Uprising, Jake is a scavenger who’s happy to ignore his father’s sacrifice – until he’s thrust into battle himself. […]

A record number of people are running for Congress this year in an ‘uprising’ against Trump

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters More than 2,100 people have filed to run for a seat in Congress ahead of the 2018 midterms. It’s the most number of candidates at this point in the election cycle since the Federal Election Commission started keeping track in 1977. So far, Democrats are leading the pack, with over 1,200 people currently […]