Why have this summer’s box office behemoths been dropping like flies after their first weekends?
“The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” “Neighbors,” “Godzilla,” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past” all opened at No. 1 and then plummeted, losing half or two-thirds of their business the following weekend. One possible reason: they all have too much testosterone.
Yes, summer tentpole movies (note the standard… Continue reading Box Office: In 'Maleficent' vs. 'Million Ways,' It's Girls 1, Guys 0
Disney’s “Maleficent” cast a strong spell at the box office with a $ 70 million debut.
Featuring Angelina Jolie’s first live-action starring performance in years, “Maleficent” beat forecasts to easily top all films over the weekend. The PG-rated Disney release is a darker twist on “Sleeping Beauty,” told from the villain’s perspective.
Seth MacFarlane’s Western comedy “A Million Ways… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Maleficent' Opens Big, 'A Million Ways' Fires a Blank
Maleficent: Add “clothing designer” to Angelina Jolie’s resume. She has teamed with Stella McCartney to design a line of children’s clothing inspired by her forthcoming movie Maleficent. The line includes clothes for boys and girls, ranging in price from $ 75 to $ 185. Jolie plays the titular (and villainous) character in the live-action version of Sleeping Beauty, set for release on May 30… Continue reading Movie News: Angelina Jolie's 'Maleficent' Kids Clothing Line; 'Prometheus' Sequel Moves Forward; 'Edge of Tomorrow' Teaser
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We can’t help but think that Angelina Jolie’s Disney villainess Maleficent could be the female version of Tim Curry’s Darkness in Ridley Scott’s Legend if Disney wasn’t behind the upcoming Maleficent. In that way, her stunning character feels out of place in this universe — at least based on these new trailers.
Jolie has commented that her costume and makeup scared… Continue reading 'Maleficent' Preview: Angelina Jolie Shows Off Her Giant Wings in These New Clips