Beetlejuice, Pirates and The Walking Dead on Most Craved
Most Craved, Most Craved, Most Craved! Wow, it works…! We beckon and here it appears, an all-new episode of the entertainment news web series, starring Jenna Busch of Legion of Leia, Silas Lesnick of Coming Soon and William Bibbiani of CraveOnline! Every week they strike back at all the trending entertainment news stories and ask the big questions, and this week they’re tackling the long-awaited return of Beetlejuice, new developments in Pirates of the Caribbean 5 and the plot of the long-awaited “The Walking Dead” companion series!
Tim Burton says the sequel to Beetlejuice might finally be coming, but is Beetlejuice still going Hawaiian? Will the Beetlejuice sequel go the way of all the other nostalgia sequels by wallowing in the original film and not giving audiences anything new? And with Michael Keaton riding high on the success of Birdman, is going back to the well really the best option for his newly revitalized career?
Orlando Bloom says the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean movie will be a reboot of the franchise, focusing on Will Turner’s relationship with his son. But does anyone actually want Orlando Bloom to come back to this series? Was that really the problem with the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean? And what about when Jerry Bruckheimer said there might not be a supernatural element to the series anymore? Does that go out the window by bringing Orlando Bloom back? And can this franchise even work as a straight-up pirate adventure series?
The companion series to AMC’s “The Walking Dead” will take place in Los Angeles at the dawn of the zombie apocalypse. Is that what we really want? Will the show get too cute with Los Angeles in-jokes and locations? Did the zombie apocalypse start in Los Angeles? And can this new “The Walking Dead” series avoid all the pitfalls the first series fell into over the last few years?