This week, a big family film dominated the box office. Meanwhile, other films continued to have a stronghold. A franchise may have officially died. Last, a genre film attracted a small audience but a respectable one. Let's dive into the top 5 of the weekend. First, Dr. Seuss' The Grinch walked into the weekend likely … Continue reading Box Office Report: The Grinch Steals the Weekend (11/10-11/12, 2018)
This weekend the box office had three newcomers that brought a lot of fans to the theaters. With Bohemian Rhapsody taking off, the rest of the films for the weekend were met with varying levels of success. The undeniable heartbeat of the box office this weekend was Bohemian Rhapsody, which looks like it will end the weekend around … Continue reading Box Office Report: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Rocked the Box Office, ‘A Star Is Born’ Stays Strong
We're back and we give our takes on A Star Is Born and Venom. We also touch on the trailers for the upcoming films Vice, Rocketman and The Mule. 00 - 38:20 - A Star Is Born 38:20 - 1:09:30 - Venom and additional listener questions 1:09:30 - End - Vice Trailer, The Mule, and Rocketman trailers Check out reviews of A Star Is Born … Continue reading We Bought a Pod Episode 41: A Symbiote is Born
The character of Venom continues his tough streak on the big screen. Back in 2007, Spider-Man 3 crashed and burned with Topher Grace taking on the mantle. The character felt shoehorned into the film and the franchise, eventually becoming a punchline. However, hope was renewed when we got Venom into production. After all, we have Tom Hardy playing Eddie Brock, Michelle … Continue reading Review: ‘Venom’ is an Overstuffed, Mostly Boring, CGI Monster
HELLO and welcome to another episode of We Bought a Pod! Today, AJ and Aaron talk about BoJack Horseman, Captain Marvel, news about The Joker starring Jaoquin Phoenix and more! Check out the timestamps below! Sorry if some of the things we talk about sound like they were from weeks ago. They were! We recorded on September 21st, but … Continue reading We Bought a Pod Episode 40: Back in the 90’s…
There are few things that annoy me more than bad trailers. It usually means one of two things: 1) the people who are marketing the movie don't know why the movie is good, or 2) the movie is actually bad. There are few movies that get bad trailers and recover from it until way down the … Continue reading What the Hell is Going in on the Venom Trailer?
Well, that didn't take too long for the Marvel to plug away at films beyond the still untitled "Infinity War" sequel on the horizon. There is still a healthy dose of skepticism over the "deaths" at the end of the latest Avengers film, and this certainly isn't going to help. Regardless, Disney/Marvel has begun to build the … Continue reading ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Reveals Sequel Name