MARRAKECH, Morocco — ABBA co-founder Benny Andersson and his son Ludvig Andersson are taking ”The Circle,” their supernatural youth fantasy film, into full-speed and are set to kick off production on…
Sid Bernstein, the promoter who brought the Beatles to Carnegie Hall in New York City just as their fame exploded in the U.S., has died. He was 95. Bernstein's daughter, Casey Deutsch, said her…
One giant question hangs over Judy Craymer's "Viva Forever." Has her new jukebox tuner done with the Spice Girls back catalog what her "Mamma Mia!" did with Abba?
Hi, I'm Abed Nadir, a film major at Greendale Community College. The editors of this paper have asked me to share my 2011 Best Comedy Emmy pick, I'm assuming as part of some diversity program.
"Kristina," the musical by ABBA's "Mamma Mia!" duo Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, gets its first English-language presentation in a Carnegie Hall concert in September.
Looking at the global phenomenon that is "Mamma Mia!," it's hard to believe, but, prior to its 1999 opening at London's Prince Edwards Theater, the show wasn't regarded as a sure-fire hit.
Hot on the heels of the boffo U.K. box office success of filmed musical "Mamma Mia!," a digitally remastered version of Universal Music's 1977 "Abba -- The Movie" is getting a spin at U.K. wickets.
ANOTHER VERDICT IS in indicating the enduring appeal of Abba.
"Take a Chance on Me" may be one of its most celebrated songs, but little risk is actually involved in "Mamma Mia!," a predictably glossy screen adaptation of the Abba-scored musical.
Ola Brunkert, a former drummer for the Swedish pop band Abba, was found dead March 16; he apparently had hit his head on a glass door in his home in Mallorca, Spain. He was 62.
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%