The Weekly Podioplex: February 23, 2016


Deadpool conrtinues to reign at the box office, but perhaps this weekend's fare will bring it down. Michael Falkner has the weekend movie releases, new TV on DVD and more on a new Weekly Podioplex.

Weekly Podioplex Notes for February 23, 2016

Introduction

Opening Clip: Eddie the Eagle

Box Office Report

Top Ten

#1 – Deadpool [Second Week] #2 – Kung Fu Panda 3 [Even] #3 – Risen #4 – The Witch #5 – How to Be Single [-2] #6 – Race

#7 – Zoolander 2 [-3] #8 – Star Wars: The Force Awakens [-1] #9 – The Revenant [-4] #10 – Hail, Caesar! [-4]

(New Release) [Change]

Tops From the Past

2011 – Hall Pass 2006 – Madea’s Family Reunion 1996 – Rumble in the Bronx 1986 – Down and Out in Beverly Hills 1976 – Taxi Driver

Box Office Premieres for the week of February 26th, 2016

Wide

Eddie the Eagle – [PG-13]

Gods of Egypt – [PG-13]

Triple 9 – [R]

Limited

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny – [PG-13] Tere Bin Laden Dead or Alive – [NR]

The Last Man on the Moon – [NR]

Home Entertainment for the week of February 23rd, 2016

New Releases on DVD and Blu-Ray

The Good Dinosaur – [PG]

Spotlight – [R]

Extraction – [R]

Diablo – [R]

TV on DVD and Blu-Ray

Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song (2015)

Fargo: Season Two (2015)

Warehouse 13: The Complete Series (2009-2014)

Blu-Rays From the Past

The Big Sleep (1946) – [Approved]

Key Largo (1948) – [UR]

The Graduate (1967) – [Approved]

Podcast Promos

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Quick Flicks

None

Links

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