Category: Film News

Wow! Have You Heard How Much Despicable Me 2 Made In Its First Week on Home Video?

Back in July, when I reviewed Despicable Me 2 I concluded: “The first Despicable Me was the movie you could watch with your kid(s) and secretly like a little more than them, or maybe even watch and […]

Weinstein Company/Miramax Developing Shakespeare In Love & Rounders Sequels, Good Will Hunting & Swingers TV Shows – Yay?

Get ready for Shakespeare in Love…Again.  Or maybe Shakespeare in Love…Still?.  Also, prepare yourself – if it’s at all possible – for Entourage 2.0: Swingers, the TV Show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Weinstein […]

Box Office: What to Make of The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Opening Lower than An Unexpected Journey

To see our other box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug opened lower than its predecessor, An Unexpected Journey, while Tyler […]

Making Sense of Sony’s Plans for The Amazing Spider-Man Universe in the Wake of News of Venom & Sinister Six Movies

Last month, Sony Pictures Co-Chairman Amy Pascal told a group of investors, “We are going to access Marvel’s full world of Spider-Man characters, so be on the lookout for new heroes and villains.”  Based upon prior rumors, it was […]

What You Need to Know About the 2014 Golden Globes – Nominees/Snubs, Hosts, Air Date

UPDATED: 1/16/2014 – The Golden Globe awards have been handed out.  I have bolded the names of who won in the below list of nominees.   Hosts: Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Air Date: January 12, 2014 […]

Box Office: Frozen Takes Over the Top Spot, Out of the Furnace Bombs

To see our other box office top 10 breakdowns please go here. So, here’s what happened this weekend at the domestic box office: Frozen had the highest post-Thanksgiving gross ever, Catching Fire came dang close to already surpassing the […]

UPDATED: Is X-Men: Apocalypse & Possible Future X-Men/Fantastic Four Cross-Overs a Good Idea?

UPDATED: 12/9/2013-According to an exclusive report on Vulture, it has now been confirmed that Bryan Singer will direct X-Men: Apocalypse.  Moreover, “Apocalypse will be a direct sequel set up in Days of Future Past‘s closing moments, the new […]

Why We’re Not Excited About Gal Gadot Playing Wonder Woman in Batman Vs. Superman – Hint: It Has Nothing to Do With Gal Gadot

WB/DC has their Wonder Woman, and she will indeed appear in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.  Director Zack Snyder confirmed as much today, releasing the following statement (via Variety): “Wonder Woman is arguably one […]

20 Highest Grossing Films Featuring Female Action Heroines in a Lead Role=Hunger Games & Sandra Bullock/Angelina Jolie/Sigourney Weaver Movies

Eventually, DC (WB), Marvel (Disney), or someone else is going to be brave enough to actually put out a movie about a female superhero.  This is a debate which is very old, but appears to […]

Warner Bros. Plans to Release 2 Low Budget DC Superhero Films a Year?

It remains a series of moves and countermoves when it comes to the films and TV shows for Marvel and DC (well, technically between Disney and Warner Bros.).  Marvel did The Avengers so now DC […]