IN THEATERS THIS WEEKEND:
THE EQUALIZER 2 (Thriller)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
WHO'S IN IT? Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Bill Pullman, Melissa Leo
- This is the first sequel Denzel Washington has ever done.
- The first movie, released in 2014, grossed $101.5 million in North America.
- The Equalizer TV show, starring Edward Woodward, aired from 1985 to 1989.
MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN! (Musical)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? Sophie finds out more about her mother's past while seeking guidance on how to handle her pregnancy.
WHO'S IN IT? Amanda Seyfried, Cher, Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski, Pierce Brosnan, Dominic Cooper, Colin Firth, Andy Garcia, Lily James,Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters
- The first flick came out in 2008 and made $615.7 million worldwide.
- This movie marks Cher's first on-screen film role since 2010. The last time she co-starred with Meryl Streep was in 1983's Silkwood.
- The budget was $75 million.
UNFRIENDED: DARK WEB (Horror)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? A teen comes into possession of a new laptop and soon discovers that the previous owner is not only watching him, but will also do anything to get it back.
WHO'S IN IT? Rebecca Rittenhouse, Betty Gabriel, Chelsea Alden, Colin Woodell
- A sequel to the 2014 film Unfriended.
- The director debuted the trailer on the actual dark web.
- The movie was originally titled Unfriended: Game Night.
*Katy Perry - says she went through a "situational depression" after her last album "Witness" underperformed with critics and fans. "I have had bouts of situational depression and my heart was broken last year because, unknowingly, I put so much validity in the reaction of the public, and the public didn't react in the way I had expected to...which broke my heart," the artist shared with Vogue Australia's August issue.
*Jeff Goldblum - A giant, open-shirt statue of Jeff Goldblum from Jurassic Park has popped up right next to London's iconic Tower Bridge and is puzzling and wowing tourists and locals alike. The hefty, bare-chested Goldblum effigy, a homage to his Jurassic Park character Dr. Ian Malcolm, was erected by Sky’s subscription television service NowTV, which is marking 25 years since Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster hit first graced the big screen. The service is offering up the movie as part of a subscription package. The bizarre 330-pound statue, which measures 25 feet, was apparently 250 hours in the making and will be sticking around until next week.
*Sacha Baron Cohen - A gun store owner in Riverside, California says he turned the tables on Sacha by catching him on surveillance video impersonating a Hungarian immigrant while trying to buy a gun for his new series, Who Is America. Cohen came into his store in disguise to interview him, but Norris Sweidan said he recognized him immediately.
The Joker movie starring Joaquin Phoenix will hit theaters on October 4th, 2019.
Tour buses won't be passing the San Francisco house made famous in the opening credits of Full House. After neighbors complained about the traffic, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency voted to ban commercial vehicles from Broderick Street . The exterior of the Victorian house was used as the TV family's residence in the '90s show and Netflix reboot.
Sony Pictures has moved the release of Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood to July 26th, 2019. The movie, which is set against the backdrop of the Manson murders, was originally scheduled to come on August 9th, 2019, the 50th anniversary of Sharon Tate's murder.
Miranda Lambert May Be Teasing Pistol Annies Project -
Miranda Lambert appears to be teasing new music from the Pistol Annies.
In a picture posted to Instagram this week, Lambert posed alongside Angaleena Presley and Ashley Moore. The caption declared that they were "sangin' some songs" and included a "stay tuned" hashtag. Lambert revealed last year that the Pistol Annies were reuniting and working on a new project.
Source: Pop Culture
Kim Kardashian Is Being Sued Over “Vibe” Logo -
You know that Kim Kardashian perfume that made five million bucks in five minutes? It’s got a bad vibe.
Vibes Media is suing over the Vibes perfume logo because the talk bubble, white lettering and black background look too much like their logo.
The Chicago based company is going for the jugular in the suit, asking that the current bottles be destroyed and wants some serious money damages.