If anyone was going to take out The Avengers, it was going to be John Wick and John Wick Chapter 3 took the top spot at the box office with an opening weekend that was more than the first John Wick made in its entire run at the box office and Keanu’s second highest opening of all time.
Endgame managed to hold off all the new releases to stay on top for the third weekend in a row as it closes in on Avatar worldwide but Detective Pikachu almost managed to top it with the biggest opening ever for a video game based movie.
Detective Pikachu arrives as the only well-received new movie of the weekend with the three other new movies getting rotten ratings from the critics.
Although it’s not clear if it will be heard in this weekend’s Detective Pikachu, Pokemon still has one of the most iconic theme songs of all time, especially for 90s kids, with the English version sung by Jason Paige and the Japanese version sung by voice actress Rica Matsumoto.
Summer Blockbuster Season is back for 2019 with huge releases in May like Godzilla: King of the Monsters, John Wick Chapter 3, Detective Pikachu, Aladdin and more.
The first ever live-action Pokemon movie arrives in May with Ryan Reynolds starring as snarky private eye Detective Pikachu, who teams up with Tim Goodman to help find Tim’s missing father (and because Tim is the only who can actually understand what he’s saying).
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe pay respects to Stan Lee, talk about a potential High Noon remake, the Crimes of Grindelwald, Overlord, The Mandalorian, Detective Pikachu and more.
One of the weirdest entries in the Pokemon game series is getting what looks like an equally weird movie adaptation next summer as Ryan Reynolds stars in Detective Pikachu.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the first trailer Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Feudal Japanese Batman, Ryan Reynolds playing Detective Pikachu and other insane news, the return of Agents of SHIELD and Vikings, SyFy’s new show Happy! and more.
Our first look at the new Alpha 5, Aquaman and Kingsman 2 get pushed back, Universal getting Nintendo attractions, Netflix adds offline playback and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.