This summer’s box office tally was a record-breaking $ 4.75 billion, so why is Hollywood so glum?
Well, there’s still the perception out there that this was a summer of big, expensive, face-planting flops, and there were dire warnings all summer that the studios should change the way they do business or risk going under, since American viewers seem tired of recycled blockbusters and… Continue reading Box Office 2013: 6 Lessons From Hollywood's Biggest Summer Ever
Summer is over. Well, at least it’s over at the movies, where the release of big blockbusters has slowed to a trickle. Faced with the doldrums of September (where many movies are sent to die), there’s only one thing left to do: look back at the summer of 2013 and give out arbitrary awards to the best and worst films of the past four months.
Which movie… Continue reading The 2013 Summer Movie Awards, from Best Action Scene to Biggest Disappointment
San Diego Comic-Con is just around the corner, and as always we’re expecting big, big news from Marvel. There’ll be a tease or two, some Phase Three hints, some Phase Two bombshells, and moments on the dais that will have all the geeks geeking. What would we like to see? That’s an excellent question! We’ve been thinking a lot about Marvel’s SDCC panel, and here are our… Continue reading Marvel Studios Countdown: Our Five Biggest Wishes for Marvel's Comic-Con Panel
Johnny Depp takes on another eccentric character this Fourth of July weekend when he portrays Native American warrior Tonto in “The Lone Ranger.” We have high hopes for Depp in Disney’s latest reboot of the classic American story, but that doesn’t mean we expect it to be perfect and error-free.
The 50-year-old actor has been making movies for 29 years, so we figured some of his eclectic films… Continue reading Movie Mistakes: 10 Blunders From Johnny Depp's Biggest Films (PHOTOS)