One of the movies of the year, War for the Planet of the Apes, arrives on DVD and Blu-Ray along with other movies from the summer like Annabelle: Creation and The Emoji Movie.
After weeks of historically bad box office earnings, the new IT had a massive opening that was actually the highest ever opening for a horror film and the 2nd highest ever opening for an R rated film.
One of the worst months for summer box office performance in over a decade comes to an end with The Hitman’s Bodyguard again taking the top spot over the Labor Day holiday weekend.
The worst box office performance in over 15 years, The Hitman’s Bodyguard stayed on top for another week but the top 12 combined didn’t even make over $50 million.
August 2017 continues to be one of the slowest months in recent memory but The Hitman’s Bodyguard managed to slightly outpace expectations and take the top spot at the box office over the weekend.
With another slow weekend, Annabelle: Creation took the top spot at the box office, just slightly off from it’s predecessor, while the other new releases had mediocre debuts.
Annabelle has seemingly pulled a Ouija with a critically well received prequel in Annabelle: Creation out this week along with The Nut Job 2 and The Glass Castle.
Summer 2017 closes out in dramatic fashion, in that there are a ton of dramas hitting this month that you normally see later in the fall but, there’s still some typical summer blockbusters with The Dark Tower, Logan Lucky and The Hitman’s Bodyguard.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Joe talk about Stallone leaving The Expendables, Universal Studios and EPCOT, NFL on streaming, the surprise return of Rick & Morty, Hacksaw Ridge, wrasslin and more.
The origins of demonic doll Annabelle will be revealed in the latest movie in The Conjuring universe, Annabelle: Creation, hitting in August this summer.