Over the weekend, the heavyweight actors of The Revenant climbed back on top of the heavyweight actors of The Hateful Eight. By Wednesday, both had given way to the heavyweight actor leading Dirty Grandpa, although it’s a reasonable bet that de Niro’s performance won’t be troubling any awards voters.
Away from America’s awards season, others are also handing out gongs. Yesterday the Asian Film Awards named its nominees, with currently on-release The Assassin leading the charge. Here last year for Crouching Tiger 2 Donnie Yen is nominated for also on release Ip Man 3.
For the first time in a while, there’s no local title on the chart, but the wait for the next release won’t be too long.