On paper, “Oldboy” could have been a hit — a remake of a celebrated South Korean thriller by one of America’s most talented filmmakers, Spike Lee, and starring an actor who specializes in brooding, tightly wound men of action, Josh Brolin.
Not that anyone was expecting it to top the box office chart, not on a holiday weekend bound to be dominated… Continue reading Box Office: Did 'Oldboy' Even Have a Chance?
Was “Delivery Man” just a sacrificial lamb, opening opposite “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”? It didn’t have to be.
Sure, there was no way in Panem that “Catching Fire” would fail to debut at No. 1 and win the weekend by a huge margin. But that didn’t mean that a smartly counter-programmed film couldn’t do well, too. Before “Catching Fire” set a… Continue reading Box Office: Did 'Delivery Man' Have a Chance Against 'Catching Fire'?
“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2″ slurped up the box office.
The animated Sony sequel featuring the voices of Bill Hader and Anna Faris opened in first place and earned $ 35 million in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. The original “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” nabbed $ 30.3 million during its opening weekend in 2009.
Last week’s top film… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2' Tops 'Rush,' 'Don Jon'
“Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2,” the sequel to the 2009 surprise hit, reunites Flint Lockwood (Bill Hader) and his food-making machine with his buddy Sam Sparks (Anna Faris) and a whole lot of walking, talking edibles. This time around, Flint’s machine is creating weird and scary monsters that are part animal and part delicious foods.
The latest… Continue reading 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2' Trailer Is Yummy Fun
Trying to earn O.J. Simpson a new trial for the armed robbery and kidnapping conviction that sent him to prison in 2008, the former football great’s new attorney is convinced “he has a very good chance now.”
“I don’t think the state was able to counter any of our issues,” Ozzie Fumo told the AP.
Simpson contends that he had terrible legal representation from his longtime attorney and close friend Yale… Continue reading ‘O.J. Has A Very Good Chance Of Getting New Trial,’ Says Simpson’s New Attorney