Category Archives: Movies

Box Office: ‘Lego Batman’ Wins Slowest Presidents Day Weekend In 4 Years

Perhaps it was because most Americans took to the streets all weekend to protest the racist, rapist conman in the White House.  But it was an anemic weekend at the box office

China Box Office: ‘xXx’ Wins Second Weekend, Beating ‘La La Land,’ ‘Sing’

Vin Diesel’s xXx: The Return of Xander Cage muscled aside the musical competition in its second weekend, pulling in $26.5 million to easily beat newcomers La La Land and Sing.  The second

Box Office Report: ‘Lego Batman Movie’ Dominates Box Office For Second Weekend

Everything continues going gangbusters for Warner Bros.’ “The Lego Batman Movie,”  pacing to earn a heaping $44 million for the four-day holiday weekend.  Director Chris McKay’s stop-motion animation parody of The Dark

‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Remains At The Top Of International Box Office With $43.7 Million

Universal’s erotic sequel “Fifty Shades Darker” has scored its second consecutive win at the international box office with $43.7 million in 59 territories.  “Fifty Shades Darker” declined 52 percent from its opening weekend

Berlin International Film Fest: Hungarian Love Story ‘On Body and Soul’ Wins Golden Bear Award, Complete Winners List

On Body and Soul, a romantic dramedy from Hungarian filmmaker Ildiko Enyedi was the surprise winner of the Golden Bear for best film at the 2017 Berlin International Film Festival.  An idiosyncratic

Box Office: ‘Lego Batman’ Blocks All Other Newcomers To Win Friday

In its second frame, “The Lego Batman Movie” knocked down fresh films “The Great Wall,” “Fist Fight” and “A Cure For Wellness” to win the Friday box office.Warner Bros. Animation and DC

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Great Wall,’ ‘Cure For Wellness’ Both Crumbling In U.S. Debut

Acclaimed Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, is crumbling in its U.S. debut.  The big-budget epic, from Legendary Pictures and Universal, earned $6.8 million on Friday, including $970,000

‘Conjuring 2′ Spinoff ‘The Nun’ Sets Release Date

New Line Cinema has dated the supernatural thriller The Nun, for July 13, 2018.  The feature centers on the breakout villain from The Conjuring 2, a demonic nun that has a penchant for jumping out

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Great Wall’ Crumbling In U.S. Debut

Acclaimed Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou’s The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, is crumbling in its U.S. debut.  The big-budget epic, from Legendary Pictures and Universal, is pacing to gross $6 million on

New ‘Purge’ Movie Gets Summer 2018 Release Date

Despite seeming to end the story with The Purge: Election Year, Universal and producers Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes have set in development a new installment.  The studio has set a date of