Happy Sunday MMT Fam, and a Happy Mother’s Day to all who celebrate! Here’s another week’s worth of recommendations with various streaming, TV, and online happenings that you and/or the family can enjoy from home. A lot of great things are still being shared throughout the week on the MMT Facebook page, so check there as well for posts of things I may immediately come across – and please give the page a like and share if you yet haven’t! 😉
- Fans across the country are jumping on TikTok’s #ScoobDance challenge, launched May 3rd by 14-year-old TikTok celebrity dancer Jalaiah Harmon with original music from Movers+Shakers (watch here or scroll below), to celebrate the upcoming home premiere of the animated feature film SCOOB! On May 15, the brand new, fully animated, full-length action adventure SCOOB! will be available for a 48-hour rental via Premium Video On Demand for $19.99, or premium digital ownership on participating platforms for $24.99 (prices listed SRP). For more details please visit https://www.watchscoob.com to pre-order your copy.
- Our friends at the Philadelphia Film Society are continuing their virtual watch party and Quizzo challenge series on May 15 with STEP BROTHERS. The Quizzo portion will begin at 7:30pm on Discord App. You can open the Discord App on either your Desktop, Laptop, iPad, or Smartphone. You may need to register a name or email to login and play along. STEP BROTHERS (2008) is available to rent via iTunes, Amazon Video, and additional platforms – click here to see rental options. Be sure to start exactly at 8pm to watch along, and keep the party and chatter going on Discord during the film! And make sure to check the Discord app around 9:30pm for the answers to Quizzo and the winner reveal. This is a FREE event hosted by PFS though donations are welcome and appreciated! You can make a donation at Filmadelphia.org/Donate.
- And lastly, our friends at the Wizard World Virtual Experience have released additional schedule info for May as follows: the first event, with Charmed stars Holly Marie Combs, Rose McGowan, Brian Krause and Drew Fuller, is set for Tuesday, May 12, at 3 p.m. ET / noon PT. Then, it’s Dallas cast members Charlene Tilton, Linda Gray, Patrick Duffy and Steve Kanaly on Tuesday, May 12, at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT. Finally, Assassination Classroom voicers Sonny Strait, Austin Tindle, Lindsay Seidel and Martha Harms appear on Thursday, May 14, at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. The live Q&A panels are FREE for fans to view (on Twitch, Facebook, YouTube) and submit questions in text chat. Separately fans may purchase live video chat sessions, recorded videos and autographs. During each session, the celebrities will participate in a free live moderated video Q&A, followed by one-on-one video chats, recorded videos and autographs that are available to purchase. Fans can interact with Wizard Entertainment at www.wizardworld.com and on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media services. The 2020 Wizard World convention schedule is available at: http://www.wizardworld.com/comiccon.
That’s it for now family! Until next thought, Thomasena