Over the Super Bowl weekend, Split remained on top while Rings had the lowest opening for the franchise and The Space Between Us had an all time terrible opening.
Split stayed on top of the box office for another weekend while Resident Evil: The Final Chapter had the lowest ever opening for the franchise and Matthew McConaughey’s Gold barely made it into the top 10.
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.
M. Night Shymalan started to pull himself partly out of the hole he dug himself into in the mid-2000’s in 2015 with The Visit and he pulls himself completely out this year with the fantastic thriller Split, where James McAvoy plays a man with 23 personalities who has kidnapped three girls to awaken a powerful 24th personality nicknamed “The Beast”.
Split dominated the box office with the fourth best opening for both M. Night Shymalan and January in general while Rogue One crossed over the $1 billion mark worldwide.
A few more movies expand wide this week along with an apparent return to form from M. Night Shymalan and the return of Xander Cage for the third XXX movie.
The Perfect Guy took the top spot at the box office this weekend while M. Night Shymalan was slightly redeemed by The Visit.
M. Night Shymalan apparently makes a decent comeback this weekend with The Visit while the other two new releases were not shown to critics.
Will and Jaden Smith crash land on a future Earth that has reverted back to a prehistoric state in the latest from M. Night Shymalan
This week we kick off Year 2 of the Everything Actioncast by pouring one out for Lights Out, describe our dream plot for Bill & Ted 3 and pay tribute to one of our patron saints, Steven Seagal.