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Michael BayFilmmaker Michael Bay is one of the most divisive people working in Hollywood – and as such, he gets interviewed a lot. One of the dangers of being interviewed frequently (or interviewed at all, really) is that you can get misquoted – or while you’re busy pontificating on things, you can say something awkwardly that gets taken out of context. This seems to happen to… Continue reading Michael Bay Sets Record Straight on "Goofy" 'Transformers' Remarks

How many U.S. viewers tuned in for “Day of the Doctor”?

Enough to break BBC America’s all-time ratings record. A total of 2.4 million viewers watched the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special’s first telecast at 2:50 p.m. ET on Saturday. That total rose to 3.6 million once including the show’s encore. Plus BBC America hosted simulcast screenings in 11 cities. On Twitter, Doctor Who overall generated a total of 1.8 million… Continue reading ‘Doctor Who’ ratings break BBC America record

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SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Sandra Bullock-George Clooney space drama “Gravity” rocketed to the top of the box office and into industry record books during its opening weekend.

The Warner Bros. adventure debuted with $ 55.55 million in North American ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday – the biggest October opening ever and the biggest openings for… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Gravity' Pulls in a Record $55 Million

One of the best episodes in Breaking Bad history — if not TV history — was also the show’s most-watched episode ever.

Sunday’s nights stunning “Ozymandias” episode of the AMC series delivered 6.4 million viewers. That number includes 4.1 million adults 18-49. The hour also inspired 604,765 tweets.

The performance tops the show’s recent record-setting season premiere. It also suggests Breaking Bad will likely set another record for its series finale… Continue reading ‘Breaking Bad’ ratings set another record

Ghostbusters Ivan ReitmanGenerally, whenever the topic of Bill Murray and Ghostbusters 3 comes up, it’s because Dan Aykroyd is doing another interview. That script changed last week – because this time it was Ivan Reitman talking about the long in-development project and his MIA costar. The ending remains largely the same, however.

During a talk at a TIFF Bell Lightbox showing of the original Ghostbusters, Reitman took… Continue reading Ivan Reitman Sets the Record Straight Regarding Bill Murray and 'Ghostbusters 3'