This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and, Joe talk about the new Lion King, the grim darkness of Christopher Robin, Creed II, Tag, DCI John Luther, Kurt Russell Santa, Bautista going Die Hard and much more.
Incredibles 2 arrives this week on DVD and Blu-Ray along with the latest from Spike Lee, the return of Winnie the Pooh, TV like HBO’s Succession and more.
Sequels dominated the box office with 8 of the top ten movies being follow ups in various franchises with The Equalizer 2 coming out on top, just barely, over Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.
The third Hotel Transylvania movie managed to knock out Ant-Man and The Wasp and The Rock to take the top spot at the box office over the weekend.
Ant-Man and The Wasp dominated the weekend with an opening at that was over $12 million above what the first Ant-Man made in its opening weekend while The First Purge continued the solid performances of The Purge franchise for Blumhouse and Fallen Kingdom crossed over the $1 billion mark worldwide.
Fallen Kingdom remained on the top of the box office for a second week in a row while new releases Sicario: Day of the Soldado and Uncle Drew did better than expectations.
Although it didn’t reach the insane heights of Jurassic World, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom still had a gigantic opening while Incredibles 2 also put up a ton of competition and became the second highest grossing film of the summer in its second week of release.
Incredibles 2 dominated the box office with the biggest animated and G/PG openings of all time and making it into the top 10 for a bunch of other record lists.
After 14 years, The Incredibles are finally back for a long awaited sequel and it’s joined by an R rated comedy based on true events and a reboot of a blaxploitation classic.
Summer 2018 rolls on with tons of huge sequels including Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Ocean’s 8, Sicario: Day of the Soldado and Incredibles 2 along with a bunch of comedies like Tag and Action Point and much more.