May kicks off it’s home releases with the solid “based on a true story” military movie 12 Strong, surprise hit Peter Rabbit, the latest entry in the Tremors franchise and more on DVD/Blu-Ray.
Jumanji was finally pushed out of the top spot by the three new releases of the weekend, with Fifty Shades Freed taking the top spot but with the lowest opening for the trilogy.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Joe discuss the 90th Academy Award nominees, the return of the XFL, Black Dynamite, old man heist movies, tons of new TV shows, the Mighty Ducks, Clue, Duke Nukem and much more.
Based on the declassified true mission of ODA 595, the first Special Forces unit sent into Afghanistan following 9/11, 12 Strong is a solid but unremarkable entry in the modern war genre.
Jumanji continued it’s domination even after over a month in theaters, taking the top spot at the box office for the third weekend in a row while both of the weekend’s new action releases performed better than expectations.
Chris Hemsworth and Gerard Butler have dueling action movies out this weekend while Forever My Girl tries to counter-program with Nicholas Sparksesque romance but they are all rotten according to critics.
2018 kicks off with new action movies from Liam Neeson, Gerard Butler and Chris Hemsworth, the latest Insidious, the conclusion of the Maze Runner series and more.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about some anticipated TV shows finally getting release dates, like The Punisher and Jean Claude Van Johnson, the history of Wakanda, Freddy vs Jason, the lack of aliens in Fire in the Sky, Amazon’s new creepy history show Lore, the Arrowverse and much more.
Based on true, declassified events, 12 Strong follows the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11, whose mission is to gain the trust of the Northern Alliance fighters to gain their support against the Taliban.