Opening

—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25
—— And So It Goes Jul 25
—— The Fluffy Movie Jul 25
92% A Most Wanted Man Jul 25

Top Box Office

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes $36.3M
56% The Purge: Anarchy $29.8M
45% Planes: Fire And Rescue $17.5M
20% Sex Tape $14.6M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $9.8M
23% Tammy $7.4M
85% 22 Jump Street $4.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $3.9M
48% Earth to Echo $3.3M
49% Maleficent $3.2M

Coming Soon

—— Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
—— Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aug 08
—— Step Up: All In Aug 08
—— Let's Be Cops Aug 13
—— The Expendables 3 Aug 15

New Episodes Tonight

73% Chasing Life: Season 1
—— Covert Affairs: Season 5
88% Finding Carter: Season 1
75% The Hotwives of Orlando: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— Perception: Season 3
—— Pretty Little Liars: Season 5
—— Rizzoli & Isles: Season 5
—— Royal Pains: Season 6
—— Sullivan & Son: Season 3
57% Tyrant: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

29% Backpackers: Season 1
—— The Fosters: Season 2
—— Hit the Floor: Season 2
—— Longmire: Season 3
—— Major Crimes: Season 3
—— Mistresses: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
—— Seed: Season 2
—— Switched at Birth: Season 3
67% Teen Wolf: Season 4
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

Certified Fresh TV

85% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
86% The Strain: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
76% You're the Worst: Season 1

Weight of the Nation Reviews

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Melissa Camacho
Common Sense Media

It is an educational - but stern - warning about what the consequences will be if we don't confront this nationwide problem now.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 4/5

August 31, 2012
Tom Conroy
Media Life
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Some of the talking heads wear out their welcome, making similar points over and over.

Full Review Source: Media Life

August 31, 2012
Jacqueline Cutler
Zap2it.com

As depressing as it is to listen to children who can't play because of their weight, there is much to be hopeful about.

Full Review Source: Zap2it.com

August 31, 2012
Ryan McGee
AV Club
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A steady of stream of data is nothing compared to the individual stories this documentary tells, and how Nation contextualizes these problems within greater historical trends.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: A-

August 31, 2012
Joanne Ostrow
Denver Post
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What it's not is a takedown of the underlying problems that fuel obesity in America.

Full Review Source: Denver Post

August 31, 2012
Brian Lowry
Variety
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Spending four hours on the couch watching it certainly ought to open some eyes.

Full Review Source: Variety

August 31, 2012
Cynthia Fuchs
PopMatters

Makes an important contribution to the ongoing discussion of obesity in America.

Full Review Source: PopMatters | Original Score: 8/10

August 31, 2012
David Wiegand
San Francisco Chronicle
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Weight pulls no punches, spares neither the multibillion-dollar food and advertising industries nor public officials for not only failing to fix the problem but actually making it worse.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 4/4

August 31, 2012
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