Spiral took the top spot at the box office with the lowest opening in the Saw series (but none of the others opened during a pandemic) while Those Who Wish Me Dead flopped even by pandemic standards and the other new releases just barely cracked the top 10.
Vin Diesel is starring in a Rock Em Sock Em Robots movie, Disney and Sony sign a new massive deal, The Flash movie has begun production, a fourth Captain America movie is in development, Jim Henson is getting a biopic and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
The Saw franchise returns with Chris Rock starring in and executive producing Spiral: From the Book of Saw, where a new serial killer who seems to be taking inspiration from John Kramer is unleashing a new game of deadly traps.
Check out the 1997 cult classic Cube from director Vincenzo Natali in the latest Everything Action Theater as 6 strangers wake up in a mysterious maze of seemingly identical rooms that are constantly shifting and house deadly traps.
A ton of TV news this week thanks to the Upfronts, including cancelations and renewals, Mel Gibson is starting to possibly gather his Wild Bunch, a final Purge is coming next year, Robert Pattinson and Nicholas Hoult are battling for the Batman cowl, Chris Rock is working on a Saw spin-off and more in this week’s News Shotgun.