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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

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

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

The SciFi Diner Podcast

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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