‘Real Steel’ may be your typical underdog tale (aside from the giant robots), but it didn’t behave like an underdog at the box office. Hugh Jackman’s brawling-’bots saga came out swinging and easily knocked all rivals out of contention, surprising no one with its estimated $ 27.3 million victory. George Clooney’s Oscar-baiting drama ‘The Ides of March’ also did about as well as expected, debuting in second place with an… Continue reading 'Real Steel' Proves Its Mettle: Box Office Report October 7-9
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You’d think that filling the October film release schedule with horror movies would be a no-brainer — this is the time of year when moviegoers are eager to be terrified — yet only three chillers are booked between now and Halloween. Which raises the question: Where have all the horror movies gone?
Fans in the mood for fright have just three options this month. (Four, if you count ‘Dream House,’ which… Continue reading It's October, So Where Are All the Horror Movies?
Sony Pictures Entertainment is bringing back its classic Ghostbusters to theaters in October. Here is the full press release:
Get ready for mass hysteria! This October, Sony Pictures Repertory celebrates the original movie Ghostbusters, its franchise, and its fans by bringing the quintessential modern classic back to theatres for a special limited engagement of one showtime one night a week. Starting on Thursday, October 13, 2011 and… Continue reading Ghostbusters Returns to Theaters Three Thursdays in October!
It was announced today that the U.S. will finally get to see Fireflies in the Garden as a never-before-seen cut:
The film’s producers and writer/director Dennis Lee are pleased to announce that their feature film ‘Fireflies in the Garden’ will premiere in theatres in several US markets (including Los Angeles, New York, Chicago and San Francisco) Friday, October 14th. A new, never-before-seen cut of the film starring… Continue reading Fireflies in the Garden Hitting Limited Theaters on October 14
Yesterday, there were updates on two Lionsgate projects. First it was revealed that Lionsgate had picked up MGM’s The Cabin in the Woods for distribution. That was followed by the news that Dibbuk Box (AKA the “Untitled Sam Raimi Horror Project”) was going to be moved back from October 28 to January 6, 2012.
Industry insiders have now revealed to ShockTillYouDrop.com that this move was most likely made so that… Continue reading The Cabin in the Woods Coming October 28?