Both ends of the movie spectrum are out this week with Oscar nominees Hidden Figures and Lion and January dumping ground movies like Monster Trucks along with the previous seasons of Veep and Silicon Valley and more.
Hidden Figures took the top spot at the box office away from Rogue One for this past holiday weekend while La La Land is boosted by it’s award season accolades and the rest of the new and expanding releases didn’t really fare that well.
A trio of limited releases expand this weekend against a trio of new releases, with the latter three all tracking rotten according to the critics.
A bunch of potential Oscar contenders open wide this month while new movies include the return of the XXX, Underworld and Resident Evil franchises, the WTFness of Monster Trucks and more.
Paramount predicts one of their movies next year will already be a disaster, a big addition to Power Rangers, a new 600 episode Simpsons marathon coming to FXX, Dark Tower getting a companion TV series and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
A high school senior discovers a strange creature in his local junkyard and finds that it can enhance and turbo charge the truck he’s building in next year’s insane looking family adventure, Monster Trucks.