The glut of big-budget tentpoles left even less room than usual for specialty pics to spread out and catch audience attention this summer.
The Way Way Back
The top-grossing arthouse film this season took in just a fraction of past years' B.O. leaders.
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash had never directed a feature before they co-helmed "The Way, Way Back." The duo were known primarily as actors -- Faxon starred on Fox's "Ben and Kate," Rash on NBC's…
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Since the story behind the coming-of-age film "The Way Way Back" is about an awkward teen on vacation, its makers and guests had adolescent angst in mind at a June 29 screening in the Hamptons…
Since Fox Searchlight's “The Way, Way Back” is a coming-of-age pic, its cast and makers took the opportunity at the June 26 Gotham premiere to recall some fond, or not-so-fond, memories of their…
The Los Angeles Film Festival has tapped Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's The Way, Way Back" as the closing night film on June 23.
Fox Searchlight is getting back in business with "The Way, Way Back" team of Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, acquiring an untitled pitch from the Oscar-winning writing duo to write and possibly direct.
Fox Searchlight has acquired North American rights, as well as most rights in major territories, to "The Way, Way Back." The comedy marks the directorial debut of "The Descendants" scribes Nat Faxon…
This coming-of-ager can be explosively funny in parts, but overall feels pretty familiar, relying more on its cast than the material to win favor.
Most people know Liam James for his role as Mireille Enos' son on AMC's "The Killing," but Sundance auds will see an entirely different side of the young actor in "The Way, Way Back," a coming-of-age…