Monday, March 20, 2017

Top 10 Movies (Weekend of March 17th - 19th 2017)

The Top 10 Movies for the Weekend of March 17th - 19th 2017



1 -  Beauty and the Beast   ($174.7 million)
2 -  Kong : Skull Island   ($27.8  million)
3 -  Logan   ($17.8  million)
4 -  Get Out  ($13.4 million)
5 -  The Shack  ($6  million)
6 -  The LEGO Batman Movie  ($4.6 million)
7 -  The Belko Experiment  ($4.1  million)
8 -  Hidden Figures  ($1.4  million)

9 -  John Wick : Chapter Two  ($1.1  million)
10 -  Before I Fall  ($985,631.00)


Sunday, March 19, 2017

NY Times Bestseller List (Non-Fiction) March 19th 2017

New York Times Bestseller List
Hardback Non-Fiction
Top  10
Week Ending March 19th 2017


10 - When Breath Becomes Air - Paul Kalanithi
(53 weeks on list)

9  -  Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari 
(8 weeks on list)

8  -  This Life I Live - Rory Feek
(3 weeks on list)

7  -  The Magnolia Story - Chip Gaines and Joanna Gaines
(20 weeks on list)

6  -  Big Agenda - David Horowitz 
(4 weeks on list)

5  -  Homo Deus - Yoval Noah Harari
(2 weeks on list)
A provocative look into the future by the author of "Sapiens"

4  -  The Book of Joy - Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu
(20 weeks on list)

3  -  Killing The Rising Sun - Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
(25 weeks on list)


2  -  Hillbilly Elegy - J.D. Vance
(32 weeks on list)

1  -  Portraits of Courage - George W. Bush
(Debut)
Sixty six color paintings and a four panel mural, accompanied by brief biographies, show members of the military who have served since 9/11.  By the former president.


Thursday, March 16, 2017

Old Time Radio Show of the Week

Tales of the Texas Rangers
"Prelude To Felony"
March 16th 1952
A young girl steals her own father's cattle and frames a neighboring rancher for the crime.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Top Ten Movies (March 10-12 2017)

The Top Ten Movies in the US
Weekend of March 10th - 12th 2017



1 - Kong : Skull Island               $61.0 million
2 - Logan                                    $38.1 million
3 - Get Out                                  $20.7 million
4 - The Shack                              $10.0 million
5 - The LEGO Batman Movie    $7.6 million
6 - Before I Fall                           $3.0 million
7 - Hidden Figures                       $2.7 million
8 - John Wick : Chapter 2            $2.6 million
9 - La La Land                             $1.7 million
10 - Fifty Shades Darker             $ 1.6 million

Monday, March 13, 2017

NY Times Bestseller List (Fiction) March 12th 2017

New York Times Bestseller List
Hardback Fiction
Top 10
Week Ending March 12th 2017


10 - The Girl Before - J.P. Delaney
(5 weeks on list)

9  -  The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead
(29 weeks on list)

8  -  Humans, Bow Down - James Patterson
(Debut)
After the Great War, a woman is determined to save humanity before the victorious robots wipe it out.

7  -  A Piece of the World - Christina Baker Kline
(Debut)
Imagining the life of the central figure of Andrew Wyeth's iconic painting "Christina's World".

6  -  A Conjuring of Light - V.E. Schwab
(Debut)
The final book of the Shades of Magic fantasy series.

5  -  Heartbreak Hotel - Jonathan Kellerman
(2 weeks on list)

4  -  Echoes In Death - J.D. Robb
(3 weeks in list)

3  -  Aftermath : Empire's End - Chuck Wendig
(Debut)
The conclusion to the Star Wars trilogy set in the years between "Return of the Jedi" and "The Force Awakens".

2  -  Norse Mythology - Neil Gaiman
(3 weeks on list)

1  -  Lincoln In The Bardo - George Saunders
(2 weeks on list) (2nd week at #1)
Visiting the grave of his recently deceased young son in 1862, Lincoln encounters a cemetery full of ghosts.