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You're NextLionsgate

“You’re Next” was so widely touted as the next big thing in horror that some pundits even predicted it would be the No. 1 movie at the box office this weekend. Instead, it debuted modestly, all the way down in seventh place, with just an estimated $ 7.1 million.

What went wrong? Here are some possible answers:

Hype: Director Adam Wingard and writer Simon Barrett had… Continue reading Box Office: Why Did 'You're Next' Fail to Scare Up Audiences?

Warner Bros.

It wasn’t just viewers who were scared out of their wits by “The Conjuring” this weekend; it was the big studios as well (save perhaps Warner Bros., which released “The Conjuring”). After all, this summer has seen several supposedly surefire blockbusters — movies with big stars, big action sequences, and big fan bases from previous installments — do big belly flops at the multiplex. (That includes… Continue reading Box Office: How Did 'The Conjuring' Scare Up Such a Monstrous Victory?

Here’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Monsters University – $ 82.0 million

2. World War Z – $ 66.0 million

3. Man of Steel – $ 41.2 million

4. This is the End – $ 13.0 million

5. Now You See Me – $ 7.8 million

6. Furious Six – $ 4.7 million

7. The Internship – $ 3.42 million

8. The Purge – $ 3.41 million

9. Star Trek Into Darkness – $

There’s been a recent rise in viral prank videos involving creepy girls pretending to be creepy ghost girls and freaking people out in the process. The best of the best come from Brazilian candid camera shows, which is probably what inspired the marketing team behind The Last Exorcism Part II to give it a shot.

They’ve attempted a similar ghost girl prank and the results are a… Continue reading Watch: The Freaky 'Last Exorcism 2' Poster Girl Scare Strangers

William And Kate ‘Going Ahead As Planned’ With Christmas Celebrations After Prince Phillip’s Heart Scare

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By radio detection and ranging Staff

Prince William and Kate Middleton will be enjoying the traditional Royal Christmas celebration as planned despite his grandfather having a heart scare.

Prince Phillip, 90, was airlifted 60 miles to a nearby hospital from the Sandringham estate where the Royal family have their festive celebrations. The large property is located about two hours from London.

The Queen, her son Prince Charles and his wife… Continue reading William And Kate ‘Going Ahead As Planned’ With Christmas Celebrations After Prince Phillip’s Heart Scare