Time Jump to DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete 6th Season, 11/9

The Reel 360 team loves the time-jumping, sometimes goofy, adventures of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. Our favorite Super Heroes are back, and this time, they’re out of this world! The fate of the universe is in their hands as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment releases DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete Sixth Season on Blu-ray and DVD on November … Continue reading “Time Jump to DC’s Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete 6th Season, 11/9”

CW greenlights Winchesters, cancels Naomi

Cancellation Season is upon us and The CW has just announced major changes to their 2022-2023 lineup! With streaming giants jockeying for subscribers, the “free” networks pay the price as the streamers collect up all their content and move them to paid subscription-based services. This year the CW canceled a whopping SEVEN TV shows. See … Continue reading “CW greenlights Winchesters, cancels Naomi”

Carry on my wayward… Parents? Supernatural prequel casts Winchesters

On November 19, 2020, the CW aired the final episode of Supernatural, the longest-running fantasy series in TV history, after 15 years and 320 episodes. Since then, fans have been desperate for their fix and in June we reported that Jenson Ackles, who played Dean Winchester for a decade and a half, would be involved … Continue reading “Carry on my wayward… Parents? Supernatural prequel casts Winchesters”

Flash, Riverdale, Superman kick off 7-night CW sked

The CW Network will officially launch its new seven-night 2021-22 primetime schedule in Fall of 2021 with a strategic mix of new and returning original scripted series and alternative programming, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The CW Network. The CW’s 2021-22 network image campaign and new season … Continue reading “Flash, Riverdale, Superman kick off 7-night CW sked”

This grounded Superman soars

WARNING! This review contains spoilers! Do not read if you have not yet watched the new CW series Superman & Lois. Believe it or not Superman’s visual storytelling has actually fared better on TV than in theaters. This is where you say, “What about Christoper Reeve? He was brilliant!” Reeve’s performance as the Last Son … Continue reading “This grounded Superman soars”

The CW gives early renewals to 12 series

The CW Network today renewed 12 of its current scripted series for the 2021-2022 season, including its new breakout hit Walker, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and CEO, The CW Network. Additionally, The network is ordering 5 additional episodes for this season of Walker bringing its total episode count for 2020-2021 to 18, and … Continue reading “The CW gives early renewals to 12 series”

Reel 360’s Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide

Happy Hanukkah! And we are just around the corner from Christmas and Kwanza, so it’s that time of the year to offer up the Reel 360 / Reel Chicago Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide. To make your last minute holiday gift buying just a l’il bit easier, we’ve compiled an extensive list – and believe us … Continue reading “Reel 360’s Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide”

Our top ten episodes of ‘Supernatural’

Just over 15 years ago, on September 13, 2005, we were introduced to the Winchester brothers, the two protagonists of a new dark fantasy TV series, created by Eric Kripke called Supernatural, which premiered on the WB channel, now known as the CW. When the network ceased being the WB and became the CW, Supernatural … Continue reading “Our top ten episodes of ‘Supernatural’”

‘Green Lantern’ series to focus on…

In brightest day, in darkest night there is apparently Seth Grahame-Smith. The writer/director of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter; The Lego Batman Movie has been tapped by HBO Max as showrunner for the upcoming Green Lantern television series. Earlier this year, we reported that Green Lantern received a straight-to-series order for ten episodes, with Grahame-Smith and Marc Guggenheim (Arrow; Legends … Continue reading “‘Green Lantern’ series to focus on…”

CW grounds ‘Supergirl’ after this season

CW’s Kryptonian heroine will grace our televisions for the 6th and final season of Supergirl. Production on the show’s last 20-episode season is slated to begin late September, with the show’s creative team working now to develop storylines. As part of the “CWverse,” Supergirl has existed in the same universe as Arrow, The Flash, DC’s … Continue reading “CW grounds ‘Supergirl’ after this season”

The CW launches super new COVID-19 mask campaign

Real Heroes Wear Masks. That’s the super clear message of a new CW campaign featuring their pantheon of DC superheroes. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to surge in many parts of the United States, a lot of celebs and public figures have been doing their best to convince as many people as possible to #WearAMask.  Now … Continue reading “The CW launches super new COVID-19 mask campaign”

‘Flash’ ‘Superman,’ on track for production next month

While the coronavirus COVID-19 seems to be on a new surge in the United States, other countries have been successful in tamping down the spread. This includes British Columbia which, of course, is where you will find Vancouver, home to production to CW shows Supernatural, Riverdale, The Flash, Supergirl, Batwoman, and now Superman and Lois. … Continue reading “‘Flash’ ‘Superman,’ on track for production next month”

Warner Bros. and DC announce virtual event

It seems very likely that Warner Bros and DC will skip this year’s virtual Comic Con. On Saturday, August 22, starting at 10 a.m. PDT, the studio will welcome fans everywhere into the DC FanDome — a free virtual fan experience where no badge is required. Imagine all the Super Heroes and Super-Villains you’ve ever … Continue reading “Warner Bros. and DC announce virtual event”

Details about ‘Supergirl’ Season 5 Blu-ray and DVD

Adventure awaits as one of TV’s favorite DC Super Heroes flies into homes with the release of Supergirl: The Complete Fifth Season on Blu-ray and DVD on September 8, 2020 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Fans can purchase the sets which, in addition to all 19 super-powered episodes from season five, also contains “The Best of … Continue reading “Details about ‘Supergirl’ Season 5 Blu-ray and DVD”

‘Supernatural’ to air final 7 episodes in fall 2020

Lots of CW news today. With the COVID-19 global pandemic having shut down production, it would seem no show was affected more than Supernatural. The series which was supposed to end its spectacular 15-year run this May still had seven episodes to air. The CW has announced that they still will air… just in the … Continue reading “‘Supernatural’ to air final 7 episodes in fall 2020”

The CW’s new TV season takes flight in January 2021

The Upfronts have started. Sort of. The CW Network will officially launch its new season in January 2021 with its regularly scheduled series line-up, while loading up Fall 2020 with fresh original and acquired scripted series and alternative programming, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The CW Network. “This … Continue reading “The CW’s new TV season takes flight in January 2021”

‘Justice League Dark’ among 3 series coming to HBO Max

It would seem the DC Universe is beginning to thrive more on TV than in movie theaters. Justice League Dark which has been in development limbo and Hell for some time is finally going to seen an appearance on the flat screen. HBO Max today announced it has given production commitments for three new high-octane one-hour … Continue reading “‘Justice League Dark’ among 3 series coming to HBO Max”

VFX Legion uses pipeline to deliver remote needs

The film and television industry’s top priority since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the health of its employees. Companies have moved quickly to find ways to adapt in-house staff to work-from-home scenarios that minimize health risks.  VFX Legion, the pioneer of a collaborative remote business model, is uniquely positioned ahead of the … Continue reading “VFX Legion uses pipeline to deliver remote needs”

First trailer for ‘Justice League Dark: Apokolips War’

Oh hell yeah! Coming on the heels of the well-received Warner Bros. Home Entertainment animated film Superman: Red Son, comes the highly anticipated Justice League Dark: Apokolips War, which is an adaptation of the DC Comic. The film is basically the animated version of Marvel’s Civil War and Infinity War. Featuring a slew of DC … Continue reading “First trailer for ‘Justice League Dark: Apokolips War’”

‘Arrow’ leaves w/definitive answer on John Diggle

Eight seasons in the making. That’s all I can say. As we bid a teary farewell last night to The CW’s Arrow, the series starring Stephen Amell that launched the Arrowverse with Flash, Supergirl, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Black Lightning, Batwoman and the upcoming Superman and Lois and Stargirl, we were left with one answer … Continue reading “‘Arrow’ leaves w/definitive answer on John Diggle”