Doctor Sleep seemed like the shoo-in winner going into this past weekend but it drastically underperformed, leaving the door open for Midway to take the top spot at the box office.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris wish Godzilla a happy 65th birthday and then talk Terminator: Dark Fate, new casting for The Batman, Into the Spider-Verse 2, the premiere of His Dark Materials and Nic Cage/Lovecraft and more.
Wiping everything after Terminator 2 from existence, Terminator: Dark Fate brings back Linda Hamilton as Sarah Connor, who joins in the fight to protect a young woman that is targetted by a deadly new Terminator model, the Rev-9.
Terminator: Dark Fate won the weekend box office but it was an extremely weak opening that could end up costing Paramount over $100 million in losses while Joker inches closer to $1 billion worldwide and Harriet performed well above expectations.
November kicks off with the return of Terminator (and Linda Hamilton) in Terminator: Dark Fate along with 3 other new releases.
There’s a mix of potential Oscar contenders and big blockbusters as we get into the holiday season in November with movies like Terminator: Dark Fate, Frozen II, Ford vs Ferrari, Doctor Sleep, Midway, Knives Out, Charlie’s Angels and more.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris, and Joe discuss the return of the Bad Boys in Bad Boys For Life, the new Terminator: Dark Fate trailer, the next Tomb Raider movie, the shifting futures of the DCEU, the terribleness of Holmes & Watson, the radness of Cobra Kai and more.
James Cameron is back behind the scenes and Linda Hamilton is back as Sarah Connor for what is hopefully a return to form for the ailing Terminator franchise, Terminator: Dark Fate, which picks up directly from Terminator 2 and erases all the other sequels from the canon.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris survive the horror of the new Cats movie and discuss the return of Maverick, the raunchy 80s video game movie Joysticks, the Christopher Lambert/Mario Van Peebles “classic” Gunmen, the extended Kevin Smith universe and more.
The biggest dog at the conference since Sony declined to attend E3 this year, Microsoft took the opportunity to reveal details about their next console along with new trailers for games like Halo: Infinite, Gears 5, Battletoads, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Cyberpunk 2077 (with Keanu!!?!) and more.