The Lion King finally started to falter in it’s extended weekend, leaving the door open for Dolphin Tale to take the number one spot in it’s second weekend.
Not even Brad Pitt could topple The Lion King, which is having a crazy successful re-release in theaters and was the top movie again this weekend.
Even 17 years after it first came out in theaters, people still love The Lion King, as it’s 3D re-release easily took the top spot at the box office this weekend.
With two of his most iconic roles getting fancy new re-releases this weekend, we thought it was the perfect time to reflect on the amazing career of James Earl Jones, who has arguably the most recognizable voice in Hollywood and has been appearing in movies and television shows since 1963.
It’s another jam packed week of new releases in theaters with the re-release of a Disney classic, a highly anticipated crime thriller, a remake of a controversial 70’s movie and much more.
The Help was finally defeated this by Contagion and two of last weekend’s movies had some of the worst openings of all time.
The writers of The Hangover and the director of The Lion King, among other movies, brings us the heist comedy Flypaper, starring Patrick Dempsey and features a bank getting robbed by two groups of criminals.
This week the whole crew of Brian, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the seedy world of Pinball, figure out that The King’s Speech plot can be translated to any medium (especially Saved by the Bell), give multiple takes on The Hangover Part 2 and can’t imagine the awkwardness of watching Eyes Wide Shut with your parents.
This week in the Shotgun we have some casting news, a director short list for The Wolverine, The Lion King getting a 3D conversion and the Scott brothers making a Pirates mini series for Fox.