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The biggest mystery facing Sherlock Holmes: how come he was so ho-hum at the box office this weekend? ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’ was the weekend’s top movie, with an estimated $ 40 million opening, but its performance was underwhelming considering it was expected to score as much as $ 60 million. Similarly, ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked’ disappointed despite an estimated $ 23.5 million, second-place debut, since it… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: Weak 'Sherlock Holmes,' Chipmunks Lead, But 'Mission: Impossible' Steals Thunder

sing off finale ratings TV ratings: The Sing Off finale rises but CBS reruns lead MondayFast National ratings for Monday, Nov. 28, 2011

“The Sing-Off” drew its biggest audience of the season as it crowned its winner Monday night, and it also helped “Rock Center with Brian Williams” draw its best numbers so far this season.

That wasn’t enough, however, to move NBC much higher up in the night’s rankings. The Peacock did beat ABC in viewers (though not in adults 18-49)… Continue reading TV ratings: 'The Sing-Off' finale rises but CBS reruns lead Monday

beginnersgotham Beginners & Tree of Life Lead Surprise Gotham WinsGoing into tonight’s annual IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards, there was certainly a lot of opinions that Alexander Payne’s The Descendants would be cleaning house, being that it was nominated in the most categories, but when the dust settled, the well-reviewed box office success was left with not a single award despite many Oscar prognosticators having it as a frontrunner for a Best Picture Oscar.

Instead, Mike… Continue reading Beginners & Tree of Life Lead Surprise Gotham Wins


joel edgerton the thing 5 4 10 kc Warrior and The Thing Star Joel Edgerton Offered Lead Role in 300: Battle of Artemisia


Warrior and Animal Kingdom star Joel Edgerton — who recently appeared in the remake of John Carpenter’s classic,The Thing — is in talks for a part in the 300 sequel, Battle of Artemisia. The action vehicle is based on Zack Snyder’s script — which he co-wrote with Kurt Johnstad — and is being directed by Noam Murro (Smart People), inspired by Frank Miller’s upcoming graphic novel… Continue reading 'Warrior' and 'The Thing' Star Joel Edgerton Offered Lead Role in '300: Battle of Artemisia'

Taylor Lautner to Lead Gus Van Sant’s Next

November 1, 2011

taylor l Taylor Lautner to Lead Gus Van Sants NextFollowing the less-than-stellar reception of his latest, Abduction, Taylor Lautner is now planning to go indie, starring in a film from Gus Van Sant. The Hollywood Reporter has the news, saying that Lautner will also produce the film and that it will be based on an unspecified New Yorker article that the star optioned.

Van Sant’s latest film, Restless, starred Mia Wasikowska