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Congratulations, “Minions”! Would you have predicted the “Despicable Me” spinoff to be one of the few animated titles to breathe the rarefied air above $ 1 billion at the box office? According to The Hollywood Reporter, the little yellow guys just hit that milestone, making them only the third animated movie ever to go above $ 1B, following Frozen” ($ 1.274 billion)… Continue reading 'Minions' Becomes Third Animated Movie in History to Hit $1 Billion

Wild Tales

The Six Billion Dollar Man: Damián Szifrón (above), who grew up in Argentina watching American TV shows like The Six Million Dollar Man, will now write the big-screen adaptation of the series. Mark Wahlberg will star, and Peter Berg will direct. Szifrón most recently wrote and directed the richly imaginative Wild Tales, a dazzling black comedy consisting of multiple segments… Continue reading Movie News: 'Six Billion Dollar Man' Lands Oscar-Nominated Writer; Watch Nicole Kidman in First 'Strangerland' Trailer

Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Furious 7 – $ 29.0 million ($ 294.4 million total)

2. Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 – $ 24.0 million ($ 24.0 million total)

3. Unfriended – $ 16.0 million ($ 16.0 million total)

4. Home – $ 10.3 million ($ 142.0 million total)

5. The Longest Ride –

Snapdeal and Amazon used the event to turn it into a classic marketing ambush. To make matters worse for Flipkart, it ran into massive social media bashing as customers felt badly let down technical glitches, server crashes and lack of product availability

Sarmistha Neogy | Mumbai | October 8, 2014

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Just two days after new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer held a huge pep rally for his new team, former owner Shelly Sterling‘s attorney, Pierce O’Donnell, who had helped to broker the billion dollar deal, quietly filed for bankruptcy​, claiming to be nearly $ 7 million in debt, radio detection and rangingOnline.com is exclusively reporting.

According to the court filing, O’Donnell owes nearly $ 2 million to his ex-wife… Continue reading Shelly Sterling’s Lawyer Who Brokered Billion Dollar Los Angeles Clipper Sale Files For Bankruptcy – Claims To Be Nearly $7 Million In Debt