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Nothing Pitchy about Pitch Perfect 2 / @Markatthemovies Episode 294

Nothing Pitchy about Pitch Perfect 2 / @Markatthemovies Episode 294 Highlights

Week of 5/16/2015 - 5/16/2015

Box Office Report:
It's the Perfect Pitch for this sequel as Pitch Perfect takes the top spot from Avengers and Mad Max. bringing in an estimated $70,000,000 and as many predicted after Friday coming in at #2 Mad Max #FuryRoad with an estimated $44,440,000 falling out of the top spot to #3 Avengers with $38,387,000 however it continues to gross $372,008,000. Hot Pursuit also tumbled dropping 2 spots to #4 Hot Pursuit $5,780,000 and rounding out the 5. Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 $3,600,000.

Box Office Winners:
1. Pitch Perfect 2 $70,000,000
2. Mad Max #FuryRoad $44,440,000
3. Avengers $38,387,000
4. Hot Pursuit $5,780,000
5. Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 $3,600,000

All totals are estimates and will be updated Monday.

Now that we know how the Box Office Turned out what took place this week on Mark at The Movies? Download the App and watch the Full Length Episode plus the past shows by going to....

Opening Skit:
Jordyn Mark and Heather enter through the elevator and Brian says you bring a time machine to the Apocalypse. Chris disagrees.

Opening Insult:
Christ Hemsworth

Retro Reel Review:
Hot Pursuit

Mark talked with Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara

Tara Hitchcock from CBS Phoenix 

Role Call:
Mark, Alexa, Heather, Brian, Dionna, Jordyn, Short-E

Mad Max

Everyone enjoyed it

Mark talked with Jacob Tomuri, Tom Hardy, Nicholas Hoult, and Charlize Theron

Best viewed in Imax 3D
Matm 294 mad max 1

Where Hope Grows:

Mark talked with David and Kristoffer

Though not a film everyone will like Mark really enjoyed it and that they used a Special Needs actor for that role.

Pitch Perfect 2:

Mark talked with Ben Platt Skylar Astin, Rebel Wilson Adam DeVine.

Everyone enjoyed it.
Matm 294 Pitch Perfect 1

New on DVD/Blu Ray:
1. Blackhat Mark talked with Chris Hemsworth
matm 277 Blackhat 1
2. Mortdecai Mark talked with Paul Bettany and Johnny Depp
matm 278 1 Mortdecai

New Next Week:
1. Poltergeist (2015)
2. Tomorrowland

Final Thoughts:
This week on Mark at the Movies featuring Mark S. Allen Alexa Renee Brian Crall Dionna Renee Heather Brent and Jordyn Rolling with special appearances by Chris Emery and Announcer SHORT-E.

Mark kicked this weeks Episode 294 off talking to Tara Hitchcock from CBS Phoenix about Hot Pursuit in the Retro Reel Review. Tara was not a fan of the movie but did an excellent job talking with Mark.

The group talked about 3 new movies this week leading off with Mad Max Everyone seemed to like it but added to see it on the Esquire IMAX Theatre screen for the full effect of the the movie. Mark talked with several of the stars from the movie including Jacob Tomuri, Tom Hardy, Nicholas Hoult, and Charlize Theron Longtime Director of the movie  George Miller was back at it again.

Then Mark talked about Where Hope Grows Mark really like that they used a Special Needs Actor for the role of a Special Needs person

The final new movie talked about was Pitch Perfect 2 EVERYONE liked it and dare I say loved it? I can also share Sacramento TV Reporter/Broadcaster Alexis DelChiaro enjoyed it very much. A lot of Movies Goers are saying this movie is better than the first movie.

New to DVD this week was Blackhat starring Chris Hemsworth as a computer hacker and Mortdecai starring Johnny Depp.

So now that you know what took place on Mark at the Movies Please download the #MarkattheMovies app so that you can watch this weeks and past episodes on

Tara Hitchcock - CBS Phoenix


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