There are still a few weeks left in the 2015 summer movie season, but none of the upcoming releases fall within the science fiction genre. So you know what that means — it’s time for The Last Sci-Fi Blog to look back over the past few months and sort through the wreckage. Anything released between May and August is up for discussion.
“Spy” should have been more of a sure thing at the box office.
The film, which reunites Melissa McCarthy with her “Bridesmaids” and “The Heat” director, Paul Feig, entered the weekend with good buzz, great reviews and modest competition. Pundits guessed it would open as high as $ 35-40 million.
Its actual opening, estimated at $ 30.0 million and good for… Continue reading Is Hollywood Heading for a Summer Box Office Disaster?
If this summer’s blockbusters aren’t enough for you, perhaps you’d like to revisit some big classics returning to the big screen this season, whether for an anniversary or in anticipation of its latest sequel. Mark your calendars to catch the following favorites as they were meant to be seen:
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of its release back on June 20… Continue reading Find Out How to See 'Jaws' and 'The Terminator' On the Big Screen This Summer