Boosted by a Friday-the-13th launch, FilmDistrict's low-budget scarer sequel "Insidious Chapter 2" beat expectations with an estimated $41.1 million, making it the largest opening in September for a…
When it comes to nice guy beefcakes, Vin Diesel and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson are leading the charge in Hollywood.
Vin Diesel helped light up what is usually a dark post-Labor Day box office period, with Universal's franchise pic "Riddick" scoring a solid estimated $18.7 million domestically.
Universal’s “Riddick” is set to unseat “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” this weekend with about $18 million in three days. The actioner threequel comes nine years after predecessor “The Chronicles of…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
Franchise Viagra is at it again, this weekend. Vin Diesel — whose earlier summer series installment, “Fast and Furious 6,” became the third-highest grossing film so far this year — toplines this…
An improbable but very enjoyable sequel that recaptures much of the stripped-down intensity of Vin Diesel and director David Twohy's franchise starter "Pitch Black."
It’s been nine years since the “Pitch Black” sequel, but Vin Diesel brought “Riddick” back in style with the world premiere at Westwood’s New Regency Aug. 28. In a sharp gray suit and shades, Diesel…
With the summer reaching benchmark box office levels, fall and winter movies will need to keep up strong momentum if Hollywood is to set a record in 2013. So what pics are auds buzzing about?
Just over a decade ago, Vin Diesel shot from near-obscurity to earning a $10 million payday in what seemed like record time, racing from an ensemble role in "Saving Private Ryan" to headlining "XXX"…
Universal has unveiled an action-laden red-band trailer for "Riddick" — the third installment in the Vin Diesel sci-fi series. Studio timed the release of the trailer to coincide with the film’s…