Category: Film News

The Conjuring Is Getting a Spin-Off About Creepy Doll Annabelle, 2 Additional Spin-Offs Still Possible

Do you remember that creepy ass doll Annabelle from this past summer’s horror film hit The Conjuring?  Wait, you don’t?  Allow me to refresh your memory: Sorry about that.  I didn’t want to have to […]

UPDATED: What You Need to Know About the 2014 Academy Awards – Winners/Nominees/Snubs

UPDATED: 3/3/2014 – The Oscars aired last night.  The names of the winners have been bolded in the below list of nominees. Host: Ellen Degeneres Air Date: March 2, 2014 Channel: ABC (in the US at […]

Rumor Analysis: Justice League Movie to Be Filmed Back-to-Back With Batman Vs. Superman?

There are 17 months standing between us and the release of the Man of Steel sequel, which we’re just calling Batman Vs. Superman until they give us an official title.  Outside of some crowd footage […]

Ant-Man 101: Paul Rudd & Michael Douglas Are Aboard, But Who Are Scott Lang & Hank Pym? Where’s the Wasp?

If you kind of make a living writing about pop culture yesterday was not a good day to get sick.  There were new trailers for Game of Thrones and Outlander,  Joseph Gordon-Levitt talked about Sandman, and […]

Box Office: Lone Survivor Has 2nd Biggest January Debut Ever, Frozen Crosses $700 Million Worldwide

To see our other box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: Lone Survivor didn’t so much survive competition from fellow new release Legend of […]

How Significant Is Hunger Games: Catching Fire Passing Iron Man 3 as the Top Grossing Release of 2013?

Over the past couple of days The Hunger Games: Catching Fire ($410 million) officially passed Iron Man 3 ($408 million) to become the top domestic-grossing release of 2013.  That’s actually a little misleading since $15 […]

The Marketing Lied to Us, But We Loved It Anyway – How Did Frozen Become a Phenomenon?

Frozen debuted this past Thanksgiving with a five-day weekend total of $93 million, second most for a film over Thanksgiving behind The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. At that time, online box office expert boxofficemojo.com concluded Frozen‘s opening meant “a […]

Rumor Analysis: Wonder Woman Will NOT Be Kryptonian in Batman VS. Superman

There are 17 months standing between us and the release of the Man of Steel sequel, which we’re just calling Batman Vs. Superman until they give us an official title.  Outside of some crowd footage […]

UPDATED: U.K., South Korea & Russia All Move Up in New Rankings of the Top 8 Film Markets Based on 2013 Box Office

UPDATED 1/28/14: This list has been updated with the most recent data as well as expanded to look at the top 8 film markets instead of top 4. — There are around 196 countries in […]

Box Office: Does The Marked Ones So-So Business Spell Doom for Paranormal Activity?

To see our other box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: after teasing it for several weeks, Frozen finally managed to re-take the #1 […]