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

1. Straight Outta Compton – $ 13.2 million ($ 134.1 million total)

2. War Room – $ 11.0 million ($ 11.0 million total)

3. Mission Impossible Rogue Nation – $ 8.3 million ($ 170.3 million total)

4. No Escape – $ 8.2 million ($ 10.3 million total)

5. Sinister 2

How about those Oscar nominations? Surely you’ve vented about the snubs and discussed your favorite surprises plenty since hearing the announcement this morning, but now it’s time for you to rank the worst omissions and the greatest inclusions of the Academy Awards this year.

Is the offense of The Lego Movie not being nominated for Best Animated Feature worse than Ava DuVernay… Continue reading You Rank the Biggest Snubs and Surprises of the 2015 Oscar Nominations

Awards season is in full swing, and with Golden Globe nominations due tomorrow, the first major guild has revealed their nominations. Right off the bat, the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) has thrown names like Jennifer Aniston (Cake), Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler), Robert Duvall (The Judge) and Naomi Watts (pictured above in St. Vincent) into the mix for the first time this awards season (those… Continue reading SAG Nominations: 'Birdman' and 'Boyhood' Top List; Major Surprises Include Jennifer Aniston and Naomi Watts

Thanks to the new Gatorade ad that pays tribute to baseball icon Derek Jeter, we’re in serious need of some tissues.

The emotional ad follows soon-to-be-retired Jeter as he travels through the Bronx by foot towards Yankee stadium, surprising fans along the way. As he walks from block to bock to the sound of Frank Sinatra’s “My Way,” the athlete shakes hands with fans, chats

Even though we already knew this was the 10th anniversary of Fantastic Fest and that meant one of our favorite film festivals in the world would be pulling out all the stops, not even our deepest optimist could have predicted how great the line-up would end up being. Not only is the fest delivering many U.S. premieres of what will surely be some of… Continue reading Fantastic Fest Announces Its Final Surprises For Its Ten-Year Anniversary