Category Archives: Movies

Weekend Box Office: ‘Happy Death Day’ Scaring Off ‘Blade Runner’ With $20M-Plus Bow

Happy Death Day is scaring off the competition at the Friday box office for a $20 million-plus debut, according to early returns. Friday’s projected tally of $10 million will include $1 million in

George Washington Runaway Slave Movie in the Works

The recently named National Book Award finalist Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge has been optioned by Lisa Ellis of Provenance Media and Richard Abate of 3

Weekend Box Office: ‘Happy Death Day’ Earns $1M in Thursday Previews, Projected $15-20M By Sunday

Happy Death Day took in $1 million in Thursday-night previews at 2,450 theaters at the North American box office.   The Universal horror pic, produced by Jason Blum’s Blumhouse, stars Jessica Rothe as

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Tracking For Thunderous $$100M Nov. 3-5 Debut

Marvel Studios and Disney’s Thor: Ragnarok is tracking to open between a thunderous $90 million and $100 million in its North American debut over the Nov. 3-5 weekend.  The threequel, with Chris

Stephen King’s ‘It’ Has Not Only Been A Powerhouse At The Domestic Box Office, But Overseas It Is Also KING With $600M+

The Warner Bros. R-rated film “It” in the the United States is the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, both in making them and also in consuming them. No other country comes close

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Trailer And Poster Are Here, And The Galaxy Is In Peril

The Last Jedi is here, and it’s everywhere!  The new footage from the Dec. 15 film was revealed Monday night during halftime in Monday Night Football, and while Star Wars fans may

‘Justice League’ Trailer Debuts, And It’s Highly Emotional, Teases Superman And Features Wonder Woman

The second trailer for D.C.’s Justice League is here!  The new footage features the return of Superman (Henry Cavill) plus new glimpses of epic action and a couple amusing dialogue exchanges that may

Weekend Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049′ Collapses With $31.5M Opening, Excellent ‘Mountain’ Bombs

The long-awaited follow-up to Ridley Scott’s 1982 cult classic grossed $31.5 million from 4,058 theaters, a dismal start for a movie that cost $150 million to make after tax rebates and incentives.

Foreign Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Bows to $50.2M, Falling Far Short Of Hopes, Stephen King’s ‘It’ Crosses $600M Globally

Despite strong reviews and an A- CinemaScore, Denis Villeneuve’s big-budget sequel Bladerunner 2049 careened off course in its North American debut over the weekend, even while placing No. 1.The long-awaited follow-up to Ridley Scott’s

Box Office Milestone: Stephen King’s ‘It’ To Top $600M By End Of Columbus Day Weekend Holiday

Blade Runner 2049 may be a domestic wipeout for Warner Bros./Time Warner Inc., but Deckard can always hit Pennywise up for a loan. It, the blockbuster adaptation of the Stephen King novel, was the