“The Identical” was the only new wide release movie opening this weekend, so, in the absence of competition, why didn’t it do better?
The faith-based film, which follows such recent Christian-marketed hits as “Son of God,” “God’s Not Dead,” and “Heaven Is for Real,” opened on 1,956 screens and featured such brand-name actors as Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd… Continue reading Box Office: What's Behind the Celestial Failure of 'The Identical'?
If you’re like us, you can’t wait for the first day of every month, because you know that Netflix is going to add a ton of new movies and TV shows. You refresh your account over and over again at midnight, hoping that those titles listed in the “Recently Added” section update with something new and exciting… Continue reading Here's What's New on Netflix for August 2014
If you caught the series premiere of HBO’s new rapture themed series
“The Leftovers,” you more than likely have a ton of questions while you eagerly await episode 2. While the
pilot had many memorable moments, one of the most exciting was everything having to do with Chief Garvey’s daughter, Jill (Margaret Qualley) and her partner in crime and best friend, Aimee.
Zap2it got… Continue reading 'The Leftovers' Emily Meade teases sexual tension with Justin Theroux and what's to come in Season 1
Who’d have thought that skinny Cameron Diaz could kick Captain America to the curb so decisively? Not the box office pundit class, that’s for sure.
Predictions for Diaz’s new comedy, “The Other Woman,” were modest, with some experts foreseeing a debut as low as $ 13 million, or maybe $ 18 to $ 20 million at best. Instead, the film opened with an… Continue reading Box Office: What's the Secret to 'The Other Woman''s Surprise Success?
Take that, Friedrich Nietzsche.
The biggest surprise this weekend at the box office was not the success of “Divergent,” which was widely expected to be the far-and-away frontrunner (and was, with an estimated $ 55.0 million). Nor was it the weak opening of “Muppets Most Wanted” (debuting at No. 2, with an estimated $ 16.5 million). Rather, it was the movie that… Continue reading Box Office: What's Behind the Surprising Success of 'God's Not Dead'?