Best Cinematography 10) Divergent Not really a film that you’d expect to see on “year end” awards, but there’s something about “post apocalyptic worlds” that gives a boost to the cinematographer. So do “grand sweeping epics”. Usually we don’t talk … Continue reading 2014 In Review: Best Screenplay, Cinematography, and Visual Effects
Maleficent has been a big winner overseas, where it has made 482M. It’s been a big hit in China, where it has raked in 47M, Mexico at 45M, and the UK at 30M. Transformers 4 is also a big winner … Continue reading How Are This Summer’s Movie Fairing Overseas?
1) The Fault In Our Stars- 26.1M Friday, 54-57M Weekend Technically, the 26.1M on Friday includes 8M from Thursday night, meaning the film really made about 18M on Friday. Allowing for a larger than normal Friday box office, because of … Continue reading Friday Box Office: No ‘Fault’ In These Stars
1) X-Men: Days of Future Past- 36M Friday, 96-99M 3 Day Weekend, 115-117M 4 Day Weekend I’m hoping X-Men can break 100M in 3 days, but it also looks like it just might fall short. 2) Godzilla- 9M Friday, 29-32M … Continue reading Friday Box Office: ‘X-Men’ Scores A Hit
1) Godzilla- 93.2M Weekend, 93.2M Total The big news of the weekend was that Godzilla opened above expectations and secured a 93M opening weekend. It also has secured a sequel. Godzilla managed to achieve a B+ cinemascore (I’m surprised, I … Continue reading Weekend Box Office: ‘Godzilla’ Stomps Loudly In 1st
1) Neighbors- 19.5M Friday, 49M Weekend, 49M Total Neighbors had an incredibly strong Friday, far outpacing The Amazing Spider-Man 2, which is looking to drop somewhere between 55-60% for week 2. Not great for long term prospects. Neighbors is also … Continue reading Friday Box Office: ‘Neighbors’ Beat ‘Spider-Man’ To Death
Neighbors made 2.5M last night with 8PM shows. That’s comparable to the total that Ted had for its midnight shows. Obviously, it’s harder to do 2.5M at Midnight than at 8PM, so don’t expect the 50M+ that Ted got over … Continue reading ‘Neighbors’ Performs Well At Midnght, Can It Beat Spidey?
Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field, Felicity Jones, Colm Feore, Campbell Scott, Embeth Davidtz, BJ Novak, Denis Leary
Directed By: Marc Webb
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Felicity Jones recently did an interview where she seemed uncomfortable talking about her role in Amazing Spider-Man 2, which has led people in the internet to start speculating that she’s playing Black Cat. She was promoting her movie ‘Breathe In’ … Continue reading Is Felicity Jones playing Black Cat in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’?
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is launching next summer, and Sony already has plans for a 3rd and a 4th. Spider-Man 3 will open on June 10th, 2016, and Spider-Man 4 will open on May 4th, 2018. There’s no news about … Continue reading Sony plans Spider-Man 3 & 4
The geek team over at Entertainment Weekly got their hands on a picture of Emma Stone shooting a scene in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and you would think it would be just another typical publicity still used to hype the movie. Except, when it’s not. Except when a team of geeks get together and put their brain trust to good use and notice something strikingly specific about the costume Emma is wearing. Spoilers after the jump…