LOS ANGELES — The “Twilight” finale and “Skyfall” continued to dominate the box office on a typically slow post-Thanksgiving weekend that brought big business for holdover films but a poor start for Brad Pitt’s new crime story.
Sunday studio estimates put “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2″ out front for the third-straight weekend with $ 17.4 million domestically.
That raised the domestic total to $ 254.6 million for the vampire… Continue reading 'Killing' Dies; 'Twilight,' 'Skyfall' Remain Top Picks For Fans
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.
The weekend after Thanksgiving has never been a great one to release a movie but this weekend’s two offerings barely even made a mark with… Continue reading Box Office Results: Twilight Threepeats, Brad Pitt Dies Softly
Tragedy struck the “The Lone Ranger” set earlier today after a crew member died.
TMZ reports that a crew member drowned this morning on set after going into full cardiac arrest. Law enforcement officers explained that the man was a driver who was working in a tank; he was immediately helicoptered to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead on the scene.
Gore Verbinski’s “The Lone Ranger” is revamp of the Americana classic… Continue reading 'Lone Ranger' Crew Member Dies On Set Of New Johnny Depp Film
Legendary comedian and actress Phyllis Diller has passed away at the age of 95.
Diller’s career began in 1952 at KROW radio in Oakland. She was celebrated for her brand of kooky, odd-ball humor and, in the 1960s, began appearing in TV specials alongside Bob Hope.
These appearances gave way to her very own program, “The Phyllis Diller Show,” which aired from 1966-1967 and “The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show” in 1968. She… Continue reading Phyllis Diller Dead: Legendary Comedian Dies At 95