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On the next Monday Movie Show (29/09/14)

Coming up on this weeks show, in the cinema section we take a look at Denzel Washington filling the boots of Edward Woodward in the movie version of The Equalizer, David Chronenberg shows us what Hollywood is really like in very dark drama Maps to the Stars and David Tenant stars alongside Rosamund Pike in British comedy drama What we Did on our Holidays.  In the home release section we have a look at Hayao Miyazaki’s final film for Studio Ghibli with The Wind Rises, Britian’s most famous postman makes his big screen debut in animated adventure Postman Pat The Movie, Adam Sandler stars alongside Drew Barrymore in family comedy Blended, It’s time for those Greeks to go to war for a second time in 300: Rise of an Empire, drama Fading Gigolo and Dario Argento brings us his version of Bram Stokers famous Dracula, plus as usual our TV movie of the week, the latest movie news, UK box office top 10 & DVD/Blu-Ray top 10.

Join us live from Monday 29th September at around 8:00pm (GMT) on our Spreaker page or the Spreaker app (which you can download free from the Apple app store/Android marketplace and find us on by just searching for The Monday Movie Show). Don’t forget you can also catch up with any episode of the show on iTunes (hopefully coming back soon), Spreaker or you can now find us on Youtube, just search for the Monday Movie Show.

*line up is subject to change as well as the day and time of the show.

US box office top 10 – W/E 01/06/14

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Well the might of the X-Men could not hold of Disney’s Maleficent off the top spot as the house of mouse film finds it’s way straight into the number one spot.

In slightly more bad news for the X-Men, Day’s of Future Past also had the biggest drop off of any movie this week taking 64.1% less than it did on it’s debut week.

The only other new film in this weeks chart went to comedy A Million Ways to Die in the West which went in at number three, this is not good news for Seth MacFarlane as his previous film Ted went straight into the number 1 spot and took nearly 3 times the amount of A Million Ways.

New Releases – A couple of new films are on offer this week in the for of Sci-Fi action film Edge of Tomorrow starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt and drama The Fault in Our Stars.

10. The Other Woman – $1,425,000 – $81,112,000

9. Chef – $2,009,000 – $6,924,000

8. Million Dollar Arm – $3,700,000 – $28,097,000

7. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – $3,775,000 – $192,730,000

6. Neighbors – $7,715,000 – $128,601,000

5. Blended – $8,425,000 – $29,632,000

4. Godzilla – $12,225,000 – $174,657,000

3. A Million ways to Die in the West – (NE) – $17,069,000

2. X-Men: Days of Future Past – $32,600,000 – $162,069,000

1. Maleficent – (NE) – $70,000,000

Coming up this week (26/05/14)

Coming up on this weeks show, in the cinema section we take a look prequel/sequel/timey wimey action film X-Men Days of Future past and comedy teaming up Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore again this time they are Blended.  On Blu-Ray/DVD we take a look at dysfunctional family drama August Osage County, musical drama Inside Llewyn Davis, fantasy action film I.Frankenstein, thriller Wrecked and prison horror Cell K-11, plus as usual our TV movie of the week, the latest movie news, UK box office top 10 & DVD/Blu-Ray top 10.

Join us live from Monday 26th May at 7:30pm (GMT) on our Spreaker page or the Spreaker app (which you can download free from the Apple app store/Android marketplace and find us on by just searching for The Monday Movie Show). Don’t forget you can also catch up with any episode of the show on iTunes (hopefully coming back soon), Spreaker or you can now find us on Youtube, just search for the Monday Movie Show.

*line up is subject to change as well as the day and time of the show.

UK box office top 10 – W/E 19/05/14

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Well those Bad Neighbours could only hold on to the top spot for just one week as they have been beaten by the ultimate kaiju in the form of Godzilla to the number one spot.

For the second week in a row the number one movie has taken more than the rest of the top 10 combined and that should happen for a third time with next weeks big releases.

Only one other movie found it’s way into the top 10 and that was thriller drama the Two Faces of January which went in at number five.

New releases – Two films for you too choose from this week, firstly you have the Adam Sandler comedy Blended and your other choice is a small films going by the name of X-Men Days of Future Past.

10. Captain America: The Winter Soldier – £77,636 – £19,103,475

9. Kaze Tachinu (The Wind Rises) – £80,650 – £376,977

8. Pompeii – £112,467 – £2,562,024

7. Tarzan – £137,808 – £1,796,621

6. Rio 2 – £202,091 – £13,472,804

5. The Two Faces of January – (NE) – £328,262

4. The Other Woman – £446,343 – £8,046,801

3. The Amazing Spiderman 2 – £450,068 – £23,154,647

2. Bad Neighbours – £1,405,533 – £11,387,050

1. Godzilla – (NE) – £6,382,063