The Movie News Network – Michael Keaton in ‘Flash’, AMC Theaters, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’, and More!

On this episode of The Movie News Network (the new podcast put together by the MNN team), we discuss the biggest film news of the past few weeks: Michael Keaton returning as Batman, AMC Theaters’ no-mask policy, Margot Robbie in Pirates, and much, much more!


Writers for the site David, Darby, and Alex assemble for this episode of the podcast. Take a listen below, or look for the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts!





News Stories (1:05)

The Delay After Tomorrow (27:43)

Tinker, Trailer, Soldier, Spy (34:08)

Quickfire News (56:20)

What We’ve Been Watching (1:04:50)

  • David: Da 5 BloodsHe Got GameEvil Dead, and Jaws at the drive-in, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV series followed by The Dark Crystal film
  • Alex: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, Community rewatch, Agents of SHIELD
  • Darby: Search PartyHarley Quinn

What We’re Hung Up On (1:15:27)

  • White voice actors dropping out of Black roles in animation, blackface episodes of TV being removed

Wrap Up (1:22:55)

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