We once again find ourselves facing an odd week of new Blu-rays and DVDs. You can safely blame Black Friday and Cyber Monday on that one. Studios know all to well that consumers are saving their cash for those deals, so the Tuesdays on either side of those commercial holidays have a pretty small number of releases. That doesn’t mean it’s a week of duds, just that… Continue reading New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Men in Black 3,' 'ParaNorman' and 'Lawless' Lead a Light Week
LOS ANGELES — Bella Swan, James Bond and Abe Lincoln have combined to lift Hollywood to record Thanksgiving revenue at the box office.
Kristen Stewart’s finale as Bella in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2” was No. 1 again with $ 64 million during the five-day holiday stretch that began Wednesday, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Daniel Craig’s Bond adventure “Skyfall” came in at No. 2 with $ 51 million… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Twilight,' Bond, 'Lincoln' Lead Record Weekend
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