This week’s home entertainment releases include the holiday comedy sequel Daddy’s Home 2 , the searing, Zola-esque indie film The Florida Project, the first season of the Charlaine Harris fueled horror fantasy Midnight, Texas, the only season of the never-before-released 1980s Kung Fu TV series The Master, and the latest collection of all new Dragon Ball stories.
$218 Million 4-Day Bow Sets Presidents' Day Record
February 18, 2018
Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther, the eighteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, singlehandedly revived a sagging 2018 box office with a massive $192 million 3-day opening, the second-best debut in MCU history.
The final Fifty Shades movie, Fifty Shades Freed , topped a trio of newcomers and the weekend box office with an estimated $38 million, but the total of the top 12 films was down 32.1% from the same weekend last year.
This week's home entertainment offerings are anemic, but there are some items of interest this week, especially the fire-fighting drama Only the Brave , and there are some interesting TV offerings including the latest season of Homeland , a "mostly complete" Ren & Stimpy set, and The Complete Duckman.
Of An Even Weaker-Than-Usual Super Bowl Box Office
February 4, 2018
Sony’s mega-hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle reasserted control over the domestic box office once again, becoming the first December-released film since Titanic in 1998 to top the charts in February.