Headed into the Christmas frame, some bizzers worried that six wide releases would cannibalize each other at the holiday box office.
Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows
"Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" easily is the early B.O. leader this Christmas weekend, having collected $8.6 million on Wednesday for a domestic cume of $25.7 million.
Family follow-ups Warner Bros.' "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows" and Fox's "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked" weren't enough to cure the domestic B.O.'s malaise.
Hollywood has something to prove after last weekend saw the lowest domestic B.O. tally in three years. But with a pair of heavyweight titles entering the marketplace -- Warner Bros.' "Sherlock…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Friday that 15 films have been selected for consideration for Achievement in Visual Effects for the 84th Academy Awards.
"A Game of Shadows" has the significant advantage of featuring Holmes' preeminent adversary, Professor Moriarty, as played with reptilian charm by Jared Harris.
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Josh Brolin is developing a "Hunchback of Notre Dame" project at Warner Bros., with the thesp starring and producing through his Brolin Productions shingle.