This week on End Credits, we would really like to know what exactly a cliff beast is? If you’re already laughing, then you know that we’re reviewing the new Netflix comedy The Bubble on this week’s show. And since The Bubble is (in-part) a movie about Hollywood franchises, we will also look ahead to all the franchise movies coming out this summer.
This Wednesday, April 27, at 3 pm, Adam A. Donaldson and Peter Salmon will discuss:
Box Office Mucho. For the first time in two years, we’re going to get a real summer box office season. The theatres are open and ready to receive all the hits from superhero tales about wizards and gods, to fighter jocks and spacemen, dinosaurs, and little yellow pill-shaped creatures with googly eyes. This week, we will look at the players, and predict which ones will be the winners of the Summer of 2022!
REVIEW: The Bubble (2022). The sixth chapter of a big Hollywood franchise is put in danger as its egocentric cast of Hollywood all-stars must face their greatest challenge: Surviving COVID-19 quarantine. Legendary comedy director Judd Apatow assembles and all-star cast, (and a first-rate list of cameos) to send up the pandemic, Hollywood franchise filmmaking, social media celebrity, and the slings and arrows of fame and fortune, but is The Bubble too absorbed in its own world to be inviting to the casual viewer?
End Credits is on CFRU 93.3 fm and cfru.ca Wednesday at 3 pm.