This list started life as the “11 Sexiest Movie Scenes of 2011.” Unfortunately, there was one problem: Not a lot of people were having happy, fulfilling sex in the movies this year. Almost every time a pair of actors were about to get it on, we got a PG-13 evening instead of an R-rated one — to quote Emma Stone’s in ‘Crazy, Stupid Love,’ right before… Continue reading Most Awkward Sex Scenes of 2011: From 'Breaking Dawn' to 'Shame,' the Top 11 in '11
Don’t underestimate vampires and werewolves when they go up against various frogs, pigs, and bears. That’s this weekend’s box office lesson. With no new wide-release movies in theaters, the box office competition was supposed to be a closely fought battle between holdovers ”The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1′ and ”The Muppets,’ but it didn’t end up close at all. ‘Breaking Dawn’ easily defended its crown for a third straight… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Breaking Dawn' Bests 'Muppets' for Threepeat Victory
The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office.
With no new wide release, Summit Entertainment’s The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 easily topped the box office for a third straight weekend… Continue reading The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Takes First a Third Straight Weekend
Apologies to David Bowie for this week’s title, but there were — as with any book-to-screen adaptation — several differences between the book and what was portrayed on screen in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1. Now, certainly no one expects every scene exactly as written in a novel to make it to the screen; inevitably things need to be condensed or left out all… Continue reading 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn' Countdown: Chh-Chhh-Chh-Changes to the Script
It’s a new holiday pageant: a Thanksgiving feast where the Indians are werewolves and the white settlers don’t even eat. During a weekend with three highly touted new family films, the family that a plurality of moviegoers chose to visit was the undead Cullen clan of ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1.’ In its second weekend, the vampire romance easily held onto the top spot at the box office… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Breaking Dawn' Still Rules, But 'Muppets' Win Family Movie Melee