Evil Avatar  



Go Back   Evil Avatar > Daily Gaming News > News Items

» Sponsored Links


» Recent Threads
Goddamn people
Last post by Terran
Today 12:36 PM
4 Replies, 163 Views
Nintendo Direct 2.13.2019
Last post by Terran
Today 12:32 PM
54 Replies, 1,205 Views
Mortal Kombat 11 - Jade...
Last post by SpectralThundr
Today 11:01 AM
7 Replies, 252 Views
Weekend Gamer: What are...
Last post by rulyblue
Today 09:36 AM
16 Replies, 452 Views
10 More PS2 HIDDEN GEMS...
Last post by Metal Jesus
Today 09:13 AM
2 Replies, 247 Views
Days Gone ~ Sarah &...
Last post by AlfredT
Today 08:24 AM
10 Replies, 643 Views
Picts - Waiting to...
Last post by Terran
Today 06:38 AM
18,244 Replies, 3,111,372 Views
Liberals gone wild
Last post by SpectralThundr
Yesterday 11:34 PM
3,362 Replies, 565,179 Views
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-04-2019, 06:51 AM   #1
Evil Avatar
Citizen Game
 
Evil Avatar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 33,743
Blog Entries: 20
Glass Takes the Top Spot for the 3rd Week in a Row


Miss Bala was a Miss-fire at the box office as Glass took the #1 spot for the third weekend in a row on a slow Superbowl weekend.

Here is the Weekend Boxoffice Chart for the weekend of February 1st to February 3rd, 2019.
  1. Glass $9.5/$88.6
  2. The Upside $8.8/$75.5
  3. Miss Bala $6.7/$6.7
  4. Aquaman $4.7/$323.5
  5. Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse $4.4/$175.2
  6. Green Book $4.3/$55.8
  7. The Kid Who Would be King $4.2/$13.1
  8. A Dog's Way Home $3.5/$35.9
  9. Escape Room $2.9/$52.0
  10. They Shall Not Grow Old $2.4/$10.7
  11. Mary Poppins Returns $1.9/$168.2
  12. Bumblebee $1.9/$124.2
Evil Avatar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2019, 11:19 AM   #2
vallor
Michael Bay Fanboi
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Seattle, Washington
Posts: 7,486
I finally got around to watching Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse this weekend.

Wow, what a great movie. Good story (surprising because it was Bendis story and I've found he is more often than not a hack) great acting, and fantastic visual style that mixes surprising well between the background and the characters.

I saw it twice and it was a treat both times, the first time was on a not so great screen and the second time was on a better screen where I noticed a bunch of extra visual details.

It may be the movie that triggers me to get a 4k HDR upgrade on my home theater when it hits home video.
vallor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2019, 01:25 PM   #3
Terran
Evil Dead
 
Terran's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,315
Glass wins again, but that says more about the anemic box office and shitty stable of films than the quality of Glass as a film. I'd give it a rental. Literally nothing about it requires a big screen or theater sound. Nothing.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eats View Post
"...boys lining up outside a room to take a turn gang raping a woman?...I went to frat parties where shit like this was going down
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eats View Post
I certainly went to frat parties where girls were getting roofied
Terran is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2019, 05:52 PM   #4
vallor
Michael Bay Fanboi
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Seattle, Washington
Posts: 7,486
Quote:
Originally Posted by Terran View Post
Glass wins again, but that says more about the anemic box office and shitty stable of films than the quality of Glass as a film. I'd give it a rental. Literally nothing about it requires a big screen or theater sound. Nothing.
Agreed. I saw Glass in the theater but it is not a big screen film unless you've been waiting to see the return of "Security" (Bruce Willis character) since Unbreakable 20 years ago.

If you have then this is a great movie and a fine addition to the series. It is also a great M. Night movie with everything you'd expect from one of his movies when he's on his "A" game.
vallor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2019, 04:44 AM   #5
Chief Smash
Evil Dead
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: CT - USA
Posts: 3,822
The wife and I saw Glass with her brother and his wife. No it wasn't "big screen necessary" but we needed a night out without the kids for a change. We all enjoyed it though....
spoiler

all of them dying at the end, especially Dunn, really pissed me off. They killed them off before they really clashed fully. It felt like they all had to die just so M. Night could have his twist ending, not because it necessarily made for good writing

/spoiler
Other than that, it was worth the matinee price tickets we had.
Chief Smash is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2019, 08:16 AM   #6
Evil Avatar
Citizen Game
 
Evil Avatar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 33,743
Blog Entries: 20
LEGO Movie 2 this weekend! We are going, but we are going to a 6 PM show so it won't be all empty like when we normally go in the morning.
__________________
I'm bad, and that's good. I will never be good, and that's not bad. There's no one I'd rather be than me.
Evil Avatar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2019, 11:30 PM   #7
Azzy
Cthulian
 
Azzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 1,400
I liked Glass. It's probably my third favorite of the three but I thought it felt quite a bit like Unbreakable, in that when it was over I hadn't gotten enough of anything. That said, I'd have taken more of all of it.
Well, anything except all of the shoulder tensing, neck straining beast scenes. Those got old pretty quick.
Azzy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2019, 11:35 AM   #8
GinRummy
Evil Dead
 
GinRummy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Tampa
Posts: 409
Saw my first reviews saying that "Glass is half full" which I was expecting before now. Took too long for the obvious joke.
GinRummy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2019, 02:22 PM   #9
Terran
Evil Dead
 
Terran's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 13,315
Quote:
Originally Posted by Azzy View Post
I liked Glass. It's probably my third favorite of the three
Helluva endorsement there!

'Of the three, it's last. But...I liked it!'
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eats View Post
"...boys lining up outside a room to take a turn gang raping a woman?...I went to frat parties where shit like this was going down
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eats View Post
I certainly went to frat parties where girls were getting roofied
Terran is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
weekend boxoffice chart

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:07 PM.