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The Weekly Podioplex: August 18, 2015

Straight Outta Compton went straight to the top of the box office last weekend. But is there a new movie release this weekend that offers a challenge? And what is around the corner for new movies in September? Michael Falkner has the details on a new Weekly Podioplex.


Weekly Podioplex Notes for August 18, 2015


Opening Clip: Hitman: Agent 47

Box Office Report

Top Ten

#1Straight Outta Compton #2Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation [-1] #3The Man from U.N.C.L.E. #4Fantastic Four [-2] #5The Gift [-2] #6Ant-Man [-1]

#7 Vacation [-3] #8Minions [-2] #9Ricki and the Flash [-2] #10Trainwreck [-2]

(New Release) [Change]

Tops From the Past

2010 – The Expendables 2005 – The 40-Year Old Virgin 1995 – Mortal Kombat 1985 – Back to the Future 1975 – Jaws

Box Office Premieres for the week of August 21st, 2015


Hitman: Agent 47 – [R]

American Ultra – [R]

Sinister 2 – [R]


Grandma – [NR]

6 Years – [NR]

Digging for Fire – [R]

She’s Funny That Way – [R]

Learning to Drive – [R]

Home Entertainment for the week of August 18th, 2015

New Releases on DVD and Blu-Ray

Little Boy – [PG-13]

Strangerland – [R]

Vendetta – [R]

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared – [R]

The Walt Disney Animated Studios Short Films Collection – [NR]

TV on DVD and Blu-Ray

Once Upon a Time: Season Four (2014)

The Blacklist: Season Two (2014)

Grey’s Anatomy: Season Eleven (2014)

Mike & Molly: Season Five (2014)

NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service: Season Twelve (2014)

NCIS: Los Angeles: Season Six (2014)

NCIS: New Orleans: Season One (2014)

Blu-Rays From the Past

Hackers (1995) – [PG-13]

The Hunger (1983) – [R]

Podcast Promos

In this Science Fiction Podcast, we share interviews, reviews, and opinions on popular and perhaps not so popular Science Fiction TV shows and movies.

Quick Flicks

  • September’s Coming Attractions


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