A return to the days when Tom Cruise was a top domestic box office draw might have seemed like an impossible mission, but ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,’ easily fended off several highly-touted newcomers, including ‘The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ and ‘The Adventures of Tintin,’ to take the holiday box office crown.
After last week’s successful IMAX-only debut, the fourth ‘Mission: Impossible’ installment expanded from 425 screens to 3,448, resulting… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Mission: Impossible' Takes Christmas Crown, as 'Dragon Tattoo,' 'Tintin,' 'Zoo' Stumble
Hopefully you want to spend at least some part of your Christmas holiday at the movie theater. A whopping six films open in wide release between now and Dec. 25, with another two arriving in limited-run availability. Toss in expansions for both ‘The Artist’ and ‘My Week With Marilyn,’ and you’ve got a checklist of movies that nearly everyone in your family can enjoy. Your Weekend… Continue reading New Releases: 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol,' 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,' 'The Adventures of Tintin,' 'We Bought a Zoo,' 'War Horse,' 'Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close'
New Yorker critic David Denby didn’t just piss off Sony and David Fincher with that embargo-breaking ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ review. He also managed to ruffle Cameron Crowe and Matt Damon’s feathers in his dismissive explanation about why he wanted to feature ‘Dragon Tattoo,’ over, say, Crowe’s new movie, ‘We Bought a Zoo.’ “What to put in the magazine on December 5? Certainly not ‘We… Continue reading Matt Damon and Cameron Crowe React to New Yorker 'Zoo' Diss
By Leon Malherbe and Kolja Seibold. . DELITZSCH, Germany Tue Feb 15, 2011 10:43am EST . . DELITZSCH, Germany – Hot on the heels of cross-eyed … Continue reading German zoo prepares cross-eyed cat for celebrity