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Clint Eastwood may be 85 years old, but he’s possibly an even hotter commodity in Hollywood now as a director than he ever was as an actor. That’ll happen after you make a massive hit like American Sniper, which surprised everyone when it took down Captain America, the Guardians of the Galaxy and The Hunger Games to become the highest grossing movie at… Continue reading Clint Eastwood to Direct Biopic About Hero Pilot Who Crash Landed a Plane Into the Hudson River

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

Photographer Edy Harjo does wonderful things with superhero toys. Below is a depiction of Spider-Man‘s first day with The Avengers. Find more over at Geekologie.

This 8-bit animation from Dorkly drives home how much Captain America: Civil War and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice have in common (via THR):

Beyond the Lights – 20th Century Fox – Blu-ray and DVDDirector: Gina Prince-BythewoodCast: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Danny Glover, Minnie Driver, Nate Parker, Darryl Stephens. Full cast + crew

A few big Oscar winners hit shelves this week, but there’s one nominee that was probably never even on your radar but absolutely should be: Beyond the Lights. This is the kind old school, tempered, meaningful adult love story that people comlpain Hollywood doesn’t… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Beyond the Lights,' 'Whiplash,' and 'Big Hero 6' Shine

Here’s your estimated 5-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 – $ 82.6 million ($ 123.0 million total)

2. The Penguins of Madagascar – $ 36.0 million ($ 36.0 million total)

3. Big Hero 6 – $ 26.0 million ($ 167.2 million total)

4. Horrible Bosses 2 – $ 23.0 million ($ 23.0

box office dumb and dumber toPoor Lloyd and Harry. The perpetual underachievers of the “Dumb and Dumber” movies have been underestimated by everyone.

Certainly, few pundits expected much from “Dumb and Dumber To,” the poorly reviewed sequel to a 20-year-old movie, starring a Jim Carrey whose box office strength has dwindled over the last decade. Besides, last week’s champ, “Big Hero 6,” seemed unstoppable… Continue reading Box Office: How Did 'Dumb and Dumber To' Overpower 'Big Hero 6'?