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ET%20Moon%20 What Is the Most Iconic 80s Movie Moment?

Twenty-five years ago today, cinema changed forever. That makes it sound like something groundbreaking or game changing occurred, but all that happend back on April 14, 1989 is that moviegoers were introduced to Say Anything, and with it the unforgettable image and sound of John Cusack holding a boom box blaring Peter Gabriel’s “In Your Eyes.” It probably actually took a few days or weeks for… Continue reading What Is the Most Iconic '80s Movie Moment?

Best of the Week: Plenty More ’80s Remakes Are Coming, ‘The Raid 2′ Video Game, Marvel News Galore, and More

Apr 11, 2014

Movie News:

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The Goonies, Wreck-It Ralph and Gremlins may be getting new movies. Oh, and Police Academy may be coming back, too. In more remake news, Timecop is back on. Captain America 3 is definitely happening. And a Mystique spin-off may happen

Best of the Week: A Tribute to the ’80s, Horror Interviews, Arnold Schwarzenegger Showdown, and More

Mar 28, 2014

The Movie News:

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Pablo Larrain will direct the remake of Scarface for Universal. The Grudge is getting a reboot. 

Eduardo Sanchez tells us that it’s up to Lionsgate to remake The Blair Witch Project, but that he’d love to do it if it

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In this weekend’s battle of the ’80s remakes, “About Last Night” was the clear winner over “RoboCop” and “Endless Love.” The updated version of the 1986 romantic dramedy opened in second place (behind returning champ “The Lego Movie”) with a healthy $ 27.0 million, according to estimates. That was around the high end of what was predicted, but… Continue reading Box Office: 6 Ways 'About Last Night' Did the '80s Remake Right

aboutlastnight mv 4 Box Office Report: Lego Gets Valentines Day Kiss While Only One 80s Remake Reboots SuccessfullyHere’s your 4-day President’s Day Weekend box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. The Lego Movie – $ 48.8 million

2. About Last Night – $ 27.0 million

3. Robocop – $ 21.5 million

4. The Monuments Men – $ 15.0 million

5. Endless Love – $ 13.3 million

6. Ride Along – $ 8.7 million

7. Winter’s Tale – $ 7.7 million

8. Frozen – $ 5.8 million

9. Lone Survivor – $ 4.0