Barely anything is out this week on DVD and Blu-Ray with the exception of the excellent 1917, the first season of the Bourne spin-off Treadstone, a collector’s edition of 80s horror movie April Fool’s Day and one or two other things.
Now one of the Oscar frontrunners, 1917 took the top spot at the box office in its first weekend of wide release while Like a Boss and especially Underwater did not fare too well in their opening weekends.
The director of Skyfall and Spectre is taking us back over 100 years to World War I in the war movie 1917, which follows two young British soldiers who have to cross enemy lines to deliver a message of vital importance.
James Bond is back on a personal mission to uncover the secrets of the mysterious Spectre organization, who seem to have deep ties to his family and it’s mysterious leader (Christoph Waltz) may be behind everything that has happened to Bond.
Fox is moving forward on a couple of major comic properties, Guillermo Del Toro is staying insanely busy, Disney is going to lose a ton of money on The Lone Ranger and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.