Dire predictions swirled around this year's slate of pricey pics. Now, after a number of colossal flops, Hollywood is left to wonder if its swing-for-the-fences paradigm has struck out.
Tower Heist Casting
Dimension Films is counting on new waters to help keep "Piranha 3DD" afloat.
As pics' pricetags grow, studios push the window envelope
Producers fantasize about what's next -- in a perfect H'wood
w 1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (WB) $381,011,219 2. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Par) 352,390,543 3. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1* (Summit) 275,530,738 4. The…
As anyone who follows Variety's tech coverage knows, one of the consequences of the digital revolution is the blurring of traditional job functions.
Further evidence that the working class is sharpening its pitchforks to storm Wall Street's castle, "Tower Heist" serves up an old-fashioned comedy caper in which employees in a tony residential…
The working-class characters in Universal's "Tower Heist" might have fit in better at an Occupy Wall Street rally than a tentpole launch.
After playing sinister characters in "The Assassination of Jesse James By the Coward Robert Ford" and "The Killer Inside Me," Casey Affleck is joining the fight for good, as he's in negotiations to…
Vfx supervisor Jim Rider has always been as transfixed by the ways films get made as by the pics themselves.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%