This week on The Collider Podcast, rather than tying up all of our Marvel discussion in to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in a couple weeks, we decide to focus solely on Marvel Studios. We discuss their past success, where they've come up short, how the frequency of their output can diminish the excitement for their films, what the MCU might look like after Avengers 4, the limits of the MCU, and much more.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we talk about The Fate of the Furious and the Fast & Furious franchise. We talk about the unusual road the series has taken from crime thriller to international blockbuster, how it needs to change gears and focus more on Hobbs and less on Dom, why critics have sparked to the franchise while shunning other blockbuster series, what the series does right, where it struggles, and more.
This week on The Collider Podcast, we go a little inside baseball to talk about the deluge of fake movie news and how you can avoid it. We delve into what motivates sites to post stories they should know are false, basic knowledge about film production you can use to sniff out BS stories, how teaser culture perpetuates a news cycle filled with false stories, and more.