This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the 2017 Oscar nominations, the official title of Star Wars Episode VIII, what the possible Square Enix Marvel games might be, a new Terminator, the insanity of XXX: Return of Xander Cage, the shocking twist of Split, Chuck Norris vs Bruce Lee and much more.
The year is starting a little slow with new releases on DVD and Blu Ray but this week you can catch up Mr Robot Season 2, Homeland Season 5, see The Accountant, Deepwater Horizon, The Birth of a Nation and more.
The Accountant took the top spot at the box office while Kevin Hart had the highest opening ever for a stand up concert film and Max Steel had one of the all time worst openings ever.
The Girl on the Train took the top spot at the box office but it didn’t quite reach the monetary or critical heights of the similar Gone Girl while most of the other new releases performed below expectations.
Mark Wahlberg is a Boston police officer on the front lines during the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing in Peter Berg’s dramatization of the events in Patriots Day.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children took the top spot at the box office but it opened about the same as Dark Shadows while Masterminds had one of the worst openings for a 3,000+ theater opening and Deepwater Horizon was below the last Peter Berg/Mark Wahlberg collaboration.
An ecclectic mix of movies to close out September including the latest from Tim Burton, a true life disaster movie, a true life inspirational chess movie and a comedy based on a real life heist.
A bunch of “based on a true story” movies out this month like Snowden, Sully and Deepwater Horizon, the return of Blair Witch, a new Magnificent Seven and more.
Dramatizing the 2010 oil disaster, Deepwater Horizon stars Mark Wahlberg, John Malkovich and Kurt Russell as crew members of the titular doomed oil rig.