February 27, 2018


On this week's edition of The Weekly Podioplex, it's Wakanda forever as Black Panther continues to reign as champion. March is trying to roar in like a lion with Red Sparrow and Death Wish, but the panther powered with vibranium has a ton of momentum.

On the home entertainment front, things pick up a bit this week with Coco leading a strong slate including Murder on the Orient Express and The Shape of Water. Television slows down a little with the rebooted MacGyver, but our retro title is the iconic Lady and the Tramp. Finally, Denise gives us updates on Battlestar Galactica, a whole lotta Stephen King, and a bat-farewell to Whedon.

Enjoy the journey, because it's showtime on The Weekly Podioplex, brought to you on The Chronic Rift Network.

Weekly Podioplex Notes for February 27, 2018

Introduction

Opening Clip: Red Sparrow

Box Office Report

Top Ten

#1 – Black Panther – [Second Week] #2 – Game Night – [New Release] #3 – Peter Rabbit – [-1] #4 – Annihilation – [New Release] #5 – Fifty Shades Freed – [-2] #6 – Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle – [-2]

#7 – The 15:17 to Paris – [-2] #8 – The Greatest Showman – [-2] #9 – Every Day – [Limited Release] #10 – Early Man – [-3]

Box Office Premieres

March 2, 2018: Wide

Red Sparrow – [R] Death Wish – [R]

March 2, 2018: Limited

Foxtrot – [R] They Remain – [NR] Submission – [NR] Souvenir – [NR] Dance Academy: The Movie – [NR]

Home Entertainment

February 27, 2018: New Releases on DVD and Blu-Ray

Coco – [PG]

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – [R]

Darkest Hour – [PG-13]

Murder on the Orient Express – [PG-13]

February 20, 2018: New Releases on Digital Video

The Shape of Water – [R]

February 20, 2018: TV on DVD and Blu-Ray

MacGyver: Season One (2017)

Diff’rent Strokes: Season Seven (1984)

Green Acres: Season Five (1969) Mayberry R.F.D.: Season One (1968)

February 13, 2018: Blu-Rays From the Past

Lady and the Tramp (1955) – [G]

Podcast Promos

MASH 4077 Podcast

MASH 4077 Podcast is a fan cast covering one of the most well known and highly successful series in television history. Hosted by Kenny, Meds, and Al, each episode will cover a single episode of MASH starting at the beginning with the pilot. We hope to share with our listeners some cool and informative behind the scene information, cool trivia and little know facts about this wonderful TV series.

Quick Flicks

Battlestar Galactica reboot update The Dark Tower and Wheel of Time head to Amazon The Bone Church is coming to TV Joss Whedon and Batgirl

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