This could be the best weekend of 2022 for new movies and shows

The best blockbuster of the year (so far) and two of the greatest shows of all time are all coming out this weekend.

Usually, we’re lucky enough to have a great movie or must-see show every week, but this week… wow. We are very spoiled this week, gang!

To start, here are the films which will all be available on big screens in Ireland from Friday 27th May.

TOP GUN MAVERICK

36 years after the original, Tom Cruise returns with his need for speed seemingly in no way diminished. He was chosen to train some of the best new recruits for very dangerous missions. The action looks amazing, and the behind-the-scenes footage below shows just how real some of it was for the cast and crew.

Check out our full review here, and our chats with Tom Cruise co-stars Jon Hamm, Miles Teller, Greg “Tarzan” Davis, Jay Ellis and Danny Ramirez here:

BOB’S BURGERS MOVIE

After 12 seasons (and counting) of the much-loved series so far, Bob and his family are finally coming to the big screen. When a sinkhole suddenly opens up at the entrance to their burger restaurant, they must try to save their business and also unravel a mystery that could be the answer to all their problems.

Check out our interview with some of the voice actors, including H. Jon Benjamin (Bob), John Roberts (Linda), and Larry Murphy (Teddy).

And now, let’s get to the things you can watch at home this week, starting with…

THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT SEASON TWO

We absolutely loved the first season of The Flight Attendant, so we’re excited to spend more time with Cassie Bowden (Kaley Cuoco), who is trying to successfully juggle her career as a flight attendant and agent. CIA infiltration. Of course, everything goes wrong when she witnesses a murder with enormous international implications.

All episodes are available with your NOW Entertainment subscription starting Thursday, May 26.

OBI WAN KENOBI

Set after the events of Revenge of the Sith but before A New Hope, this season will fill in the gaps of what Obi-Wan (Ewan McGregor) and Darth Vader (Hayden Christensen) did before a certain Skywalker began to restore balance. in the Force.

The first two episodes will arrive on Disney+ on Friday, May 27, and then the rest of the season will drop every Wednesday after that. Check out our exclusive Irish interview with the man himself here:

STRANGER THINGS: SEASON FOUR VOLUME ONE

Darkness returns to Hawkins just in time for spring break, unleashing new terror, unsettling memories – and the threat of war. The first seven episodes (which will each be AT LEAST an hour long) will land on Netflix on Friday, May 27, before the second half of this season arrives in July.

Alfonso E. Cramer