Fee-fi-fo-fum, the Game of Thrones premiere was awfully fun — and had a giant (photo below).
Fans of George R.R. Martin’s saga know the author has giants encamped with the Wildlings in the great white Northern wasteland. But given how they’re not hugely relevant to the story (at least not anytime soon), and represent another costly special effects creation, it was reasonable to think that we wouldn’t be seeing… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ producers on the premiere’s giant surprise
LOS ANGELES — It wasn’t exactly a mighty victory, but “Jack the Giant Slayer” won the weekend at the box office.
The Warner Bros. 3-D action extravaganza, based on the Jack and the Beanstalk legend, made just $ 28 million to debut at No. 1, according to Sunday studio estimates. It had a reported budget of just under $ 200 million.
“Jack” comes from Bryan Singer, director of “The Usual Suspects” and… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: `Jack the Giant Slayer' Wins With $28 Million
Giants and demons and drunk college students, oh my!
There’s not shortage of new movies to choose from this weekend. Theatrical releases include fairy-tale epic “Jack the Giant Killer,” drunken comedy “21 and Over,” horror sequel “The Last Exorcist Part II,” submarine thriller “Phantom,” and creepy thriller “Stoker.” With so many options, which one should you see?
Let our weekend movie preview (above) help you make up your movie-lovin’ mind.… Continue reading In Theaters This Weekend: 'Jack the Giant Slayer,' '21 and Over,' 'Last Exorcism Part II,' and More