May 23, 2017
On an all-new edition of The Weekly Podioplex, it was a battle between then aliens and the xenomorphs won. Barely. Now it's the battle of the aliens (both sets) and the pirates. Bring rum and that guy's leg, and watchout for facehuggers.
On the home entertainment slate, old man Logan, haunted houses, the Great Wall, and John Wick come home. So does an animated superhero who is friends with the Flash, Green Arrow, and the Legends. Disney also gets in on things with some ducks. Mighty ones. Denise takes us out with a few geeky articles and a whole lotta "yaaaaaaayyy" as we put the wraps on another edition of The Weekly Podioplex, brought to you on The Chronic Rift Network.
Weekly Podioplex Notes for May 23rd, 2017
Opening Clip: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Box Office Report
#1 – Alien: Covenant – [New Release] #2 – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – [-1] #3 – Everything, Everything – [New Release] #4 – Snatched – [-2] #5 – King Arthur: Legend of the Sword – [-2] #6 – Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul – [New Release]
#7 – The Fate of the Furious – [-3] #8 – The Boss Baby – [-2] #9 – Beauty and the Beast – [-4] #10 – How to Be a Latin Lover – [-3]
Tops From the Past
2012 – Men in Black 3 2007 – Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 1997 – The Lost World: Jurassic Park 1987 – Beverly Hills Cop II 1977 – The Car
Box Office Premieres for the week of May 26th, 2017
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales – [PG-13]
Baywatch – [R]
Long Strange Trip – [R] Buena Vista Social Club: Adios – [PG] Drone – [NR]
Home Entertainment for the week of May 23rd, 2017
New Releases on DVD and Blu-Ray
Logan – [R]
Get Out – [R]
The Great Wall – [PG-13]
Rock Dog – [PG]
New Releases on Digital Video
John Wick: Chapter 2 – [R]
TV on DVD and Blu-Ray
Vixen: The Movie (2016)
Blu-Rays From the Past
The Mighty Ducks (1992) – [PG]
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