Matt Damon’s return to the Bourne franchise gave it it’s second highest opening of all time while Star Trek Beyond took a pretty big stumble and Bad Moms did OK compared to the other R rated comedies this year.
Everything out this weekend seems to be splitting critics right down the middle as Nerve, Jason Bourne and Bad Moms are all hovering around 50-60% on Rotten Tomatoes.
Matt Damon is one of the many soldiers guarding The Great Wall in ancient China, which is under siege from giant monsters and not the Mongol hordes you would expect.
Mark Strong is determined to overcome technical issues and monotony to become the first man on Mars in the upcoming space thriller Approaching the Unknown.
Matt Damon returns as Jason Bourne when new information about the program he was a part of leaks out by his former CIA ally Nicky Parsons (Julia Stiles) and he goes from Greece to Las Vegas and beyond looking for answers.
Idris Elba is a CIA agent trying to get to the bottom of a bombing in Paris where the main suspect is a pickpocket who seems to have stolen the wrong bag in the upcoming thriller, Bastille Day.
As part of the trend in the early 2000’s to make more “edgy” animated movies, Fox recruited alt rock band Lit for the theme song of their attempt at a sci-fi/action epic, Titan AE.
Halloween weekend was the worst weekend of the year with The Martian staying on top while all the new releases bombed.
The Martian continued to dominate at the box office over the Columbus Day weekend while the new releases both failed to make an impression, one in an especially costly manner.
Ridley Scott adapts the widely popular and incredibly fun novel The Martian for the big screen, but was he able to keep the science and humor intact?