David R. Ellis, the director of 2006′s “Snakes on a Plane,” has passed away at the age of 60.
Deadline confirmed that the director died in South Africa, during pre-production of “Kite,” on Monday. The cause of death is unknown.
Before becoming a filmmaker, Ellis got his start as a stuntman on such flicks as “Smokey and the Bandit II,” “Rocky III” and “Lethal Weapon.” In the mid-80s he made the transition… Continue reading 'Snakes On A Plane' Director Dead: David R. Ellis Dies At 60
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