There's something about that number – one billion. It's the mark of extreme success, whether it's hits on a website, burgers sold, or movies rented. Redbox hit that number this week, and they're planning on celebrating.
If you're looking for the latest and greatest, you're not going to find it on the shelves this week. There's still plenty to love though, including the release of the final season of the most popular island based show since Gilligan's.
Everyone's got a list of movies they haven't gotten around to picking up yet. You know, the stuff you missed, but still intend to add to your collection. This is a good week for that, because there's very little worthwhile coming out.
George Lucas is the guy responsible for the 'Star Wars' trilogy, a movie series that has managed to live on through generations and find new fans along the way. He's also responsible for atrocities like the 'Star Wars' prequels and the special edition versions of the original movies.