Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture this holiday weekend:
Fake Movie Trailer of the Holiday:
“Because nothing is more American than making money.” Anna Chlumsky and Amber Stevens star in a fake trailer for an action blockbuster adaptation of the American Girl Dolls:
Movie Take-Down of the Holiday:
Before you sit down for your annual re-watch… Continue reading Today in 4th of July Themed Movie Culture: 'American Girl Dolls: The Action Movie,' Honest 'Independence Day' Trailer and More
The summer movie season kicked off in a big way last month with Jurassic World, and it’s difficult not to love the dino-sequel’s domination of the box office right now – after all, it’s everything a summer movie should be and a great throwback to the fantastic big-screen adventures that made movie-lovers out of so many of us.
And the best part?… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Comic-Con, Alien Eggs, Howard the Duck and More Things To Look For In July
We want to make it easier for you to digest an entire month’s worth of movies in one sitting, so we’ve created these groovy little calendars you can use to get caught up on the month’s most notable movie releases, both in theaters and at home (note: the VOD dates may vary by platform). We’ve also littered our nerdy calendar with a few memorable events that took place… Continue reading July Movies Calendar: In Theaters, on Blu-ray, New VOD Releases and More
1. Somebody really likes “Transformers.” For a smash hit film series, Michael Bay’s giant-robot franchise gets awfully little love, at least in public. It’s like porn; everyone claims to find it loathsome, but in secret, someone is watching it and making it a huge success. Last week, of course, “Transformers: Age of Extinction” cruised easily to… Continue reading Box Office: Lessons From a Weak July 4th Weekend
JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer
NEW YORK (AP) – “Transformers: Age of Extinction” beat out Melissa McCarthy’s “Tammy” on a weak July 4th weekend at the box office.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the fourth “Transformers” film made $ 36.4 million in its second week of release. It’s a steep drop for the Paramount Pictures sequel, which had the year’s biggest debut… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Transformers' Beats 'Tammy' Over Weak July 4th Weekend