69% The Maze Runner Sep 19
69% A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
53% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
83% Tracks Sep 19
92% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

12% No Good Deed $24.3M
72% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
89% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
36% The November Man $2.8M
33% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
70% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

Premieres Tonight

29% The Mysteries of Laura: Season 1
63% Red Band Society: Season 1

New Episodes Tonight

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Franklin & Bash: Season 4
—— The League: Season 6
56% Legends: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— Brickleberry: Season 3
88% Finding Carter: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— The Mindy Project: Season 3
—— New Girl: Season 4
83% Sons of Anarchy: Season 7

Weight of the Nation Reviews

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
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
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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
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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