Box-Office Wrap-Up: Nov. 12 - Nov. 14, 2010
The toon held over to take the #1 spot yet again, which gives Laremy another victory at the top of the heap. This week Laremy saw his average percentage of error at only 25.37% with six accurate placement predictions. Let's see how it breaks down. Laremy predicted the #1 movie correctly 2 Weeks In A […]Read More
'Unstoppable' and 'Megamind' Tangle for Box-Office Supremacy after a Close Friday Finish
The Friday box-office estimates are in and it's a close race at the top with Fox's Unstoppable edging out DreamWorks's Megamind at the moment, but if history tells us anything, the family toon typically performs better over Saturday and Sunday, which means Megamind is likely to take the top spot for a second weekend in […]Read More
Box-Office Oracle: Nov. 12 - Nov. 14, 2010
Last weekend ticket sales went bonkers, old school bonkers, the biggest weekend since July. We'll see a slight downturn this time around, but amazingly the weekend offers three new releases that don't overlap with any recent holdover target markets. For the record it goes: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Drama. Nice scheduling Hollywood! Let's […]Read More
Movie Review: Morning Glory (2010)
Harrison Ford and Rachel McAdams in Morning Glory Photo: Paramount Pictures It was quite obvious to me Morning Glory wasn't going to stink. The talent and subject matter alone was enough to figure that out. The big question was whether or not it would manage to become something more than just another story of a […]Read the Review
Oscar Posters: '127 Hours,' 'The King's Speech,' 'The Illusionist,' 'Somewhere' and 'Morning Glory'
This is obviously an assumptive post considering none of these films have won Oscars or even been nominated for one yet, but several new posters for films I have listed as Oscar contenders have arrived online in the past few days and so I figured I'd do one big bulk update with a few comments […]Read More
Latest MPAA Ratings: BULLETIN NO: 2138
Gere are the new MPAA ratings from BULLETIN NO: 2138. 16 Wishes Rated G Beautiful Kate Rated R For strong sexual content and nudity, language and some violent images. The Company Men Rated R For language and brief nudity. Release Date: October 22, 2010 Down For Life Rated R For violence, pervasive language, some sexual […]Read More
New Trailer: Is 'Morning Glory' a Comedic Oscar Contender?
Rachel McAdams in Morning Glory Photo: Paramount Pictures Apple has debuted the trailer for Roger Michell's upcoming comedy Morning Glory starring Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton, Patrick Wilson and Jeff Goldblum. Paramount is set to release the film on November 12 and while I see a lot of traditional jokes in this trailer I […]Read More
Preliminary 2011 Oscar Contenders: Part Three
Part three arrives and it comes with 20 more films to keep an eye on this year as potential Oscar candidates. If you missed parts one and two, the links for both of those can be found on the bottom of page two of this post. With today's list of films it brings the total […]Read More
'Iron Man 2,' 'Shutter Island' and 'Shrek 4' are Part of Paramount's 2010 Movie Preview
Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks have released their 2010 picture preview, which includes nine upcoming films including Shutter Island, Iron Man 2, Shrek Forever After and The Last Airbender. Along with the preview we have five brand new images not to mention select new images that were recently released such as the poster for Shrek and […]Read More
Casting Quickie: Patrick Wilson in 'Morning Glory' and Catherine Keener Joins 'Percy Jackson'
A couple of small casting bits showed up at The Hollywood Reporter that really don't make for much of a story on their own, but together they take up a few graphs making it worthwhile. The first is Patrick Wilson joining Harrison Ford, Rachel McAdams, Diane Keaton and Jeff Goldblum in what could turn out […]Read More