So Last Week....
2019 Weekly Celebrity, Pop Culture and Entertainment Quiz.
This week: A villainous Muppet, a videogame blackout, a new Instagram account and celebrity insensitivity. All figure into our pop culture recap quiz for the 42nd week of 2019.
Weekend Forecast
What is wrong with her face?.
Who ordered the unnecessary sequels? C'mon, fess up guys, someone placed an order for two unnecessary sequels. The guy's here at the door with them and I don't want to tip him for two unnecessary sequels.
     


 
 
September Recap
Pennywise is so nice and balloony.
Speaking of pumpkin spice, September of this year fits the dull, dreary pattern of just about every September.
The #1 Movie in America:
Blech.
Until last year, the highest-grossing film in the “Halloween” franchise was a detestable, gritty remake most fans have forgotten. (Or at least tried to forget.)
Movie Review: Downton Abbey
Matthew Goode is everything
“The king and queen are coming to Downton!” This glorious yet nerve-racking news sends quite the dramatic tidal wave rippling through the halls of Downton Abbey.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Brown.
Nobody was really expecting any of this weekend's new releases to dethrone Joker after its opening last weekend, but nobody was really expecting this good of a hold for it, either.
Friday Box Office Analysis
Three new wide release films enter the marketplace, but the Joke's on them. Indeed, Joker will spend a second week in a row at the top of the box office charts.
Survivor: Island of the Idols
Yep.
This week promises someone looking down and seeing the bone in their hand, which makes us wonder what exactly the producers think we want to watch.
So Last Week....
2019 Weekly Celebrity, Pop Culture and Entertainment Quiz
Old TV as New TV, Joker's opening, a legendary drummer and a gaming firestorm. Welcome to our pop culture recap quiz for the 41st week of 2019.
Weekend Forecast
Not my Gomez.
High-concept is the word of the week, with two of this weekend's new wide releases going to some heightened reality for their premises.
Survivor: Island of the Idols
After Tribal Council, Vince decides that he wants to be the next person voted off.
Overpaid Jerks
2019 Weekly Sports Recap Quiz
Wild baseball finishes, an owner's passing, shocking Midnight Madness and first wins and losses. Here's our sports recap quiz for the 41st week of 2019.
Weekend Wrap-Up
I wonder what the popular Halloween costume will be.
With the Batman franchise in flux and very few of their other projects finding much success, Warner Bros. decided to go back to the Joker well yet again.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

October 18, 2019
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"Dreams of doing a buddy comedy with Jack Black"
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Zach Kolkin's
Top 5 Jerry Bruckheimer Movies
  1. The Rock
  2. Black Hawk Down
  3. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
  4. Armageddon
  5. Bad Boys
This Date in Film History
  1920:

Metro Pictures release Buster Keaton's first feature-length film, The Saphead.

1922:

Sid Grauman opens the Egyptian Theatre, the first "movie palace," with the premiere of Douglas Fairbanks' Robin Hood.


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