May 1, 2018


On this week's edition of The Weekly Podioplex, we survived the Inifnity War. Did you? The box office was rattled as several records (and hearts) were broken. This week, remakes, comedies, and a Time Lord gone bad will do their best as two Marvel movies continue to dominate the top five.

On the home entertainment front, things are picking up as 12 Strong, Winchester, Peter Rabbit, Please Stand By, and another Tremors film make their debuts. TV and retro are still slow, but Denise brings a plethora of news items to close the show.

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

Weekly Podioplex Notes for May 1, 2018

Introduction

Opening Clip: Bad Samaritan

Box Office Report

Top Ten

#1 – Avengers: Infinity War – [New Release] #2 – A Quiet Place – [-1] #3 – I Feel Pretty – [Even] #4 – Rampage – [-2] #5 – Black Panther – [+3] #6 – Super Troopers 2 – [-2]

#7 – Truth or Dare – [-2] #8 – Blockers – [-1] #9 – Ready Player One – [-3] #10 – Traffik – [-1]

Box Office Premieres

May 4, 2018: Wide

Bad Samaritan – [R] Tully – [R] Overboard – [PG-13]

May 4, 2018: Limited

The Desert Bride – [NR] The Guardians – [R] Racer and the Jailbird – [R]

Home Entertainment

May 1, 2018: New Releases on DVD and Blu-Ray

12 Strong – [R]

Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell – [PG-13]

Winchester – [PG-13]

Peter Rabbit – [PG]

Please Stand By – [PG-13]

May 1, 2018: New Releases on Digital Video

The 15:17 to Paris – [PG-13]

May 1, 2018: TV on DVD and Blu-Ray

Broken (2017)

May 1, 2018: Blu-Rays From the Past

Legend of the Mountain (1979) – [NR]

Podcast Promos

Earth Station MCU The Earth Station MCU Podcast is your home for all things related to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD", "Agent Carter", The Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy and so much more! Join our debrief as we discuss TV shows, upcoming (and past favorite) Marvel movies, cosplay, comics history, toys, games, interviews, and all things MCU. Whether you're a hero or a villain, a new viewer or have been reading comics since you were a kid, there's something for you on Earth Station MCU.

Quick Flicks

Not talking about Infinity War… Pre-order Atari’s new console John Cena to star in Janson Directive Mel Gibson to direct Destroyer, another World War II film John Woo and Lupita Nyong’o team up Fireball Island making a comeback

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