"Frozen" had several reasons to celebrate last night (excluding the flubbed introduction of star Idina Menzel). Aside from nabbing two Oscars, including Disney's first best animated feature win in…
Billion Dollar Box Office
Final summer box office came in slightly higher than expected, at $4.75 billion — a new record, up nearly 8% over the $4.4 billion summer benchmark set in 2011. Admissions, at approximately 567…
It’s been more than a decade since Hollywood has tested the power of Oprah Winfrey on the bigscreen. Now, the mogul and thesp is about to hit theaters in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” and the pic’s…
Robert Downey Jr has landed a new high-profile role: brand spokesman for cell phone maker HTC. HTC is spending around $1 billion on a new campaign that aims to rally consumers around its brand, and…
Expectations for Fox and Marvel’s “The Wolverine” continue to scale back as the spinoff drew in $21 million Friday, adjusting expectations to a three-day haul in the mid-$50 million range. This is…
When Jordan Kerner, the prolific producer of tender family fare such as the "Smurfs" franchise, "George of the Jungle" and "Fried Green Tomatoes," is asked to describe the root of his particular…
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.
HONG KONG– Moviegoing in South Korea reached an all-time high in the first six months of the year, with just shy of 100 million tickets sold and a gross box office of $639 million. Local films…
With Roland Emmerich opening his latest film, “White House Down,” this weekend, the director shines a timely spotlight on Warner Bros.’ big-budget original-concept gamble, “Pacific Rim,” opening July…
Superman is carrying the weight of the world on his back as he flies into theaters June 14.
How high will Superman fly at the box office? According to sources, "Man of Steel" is on track for a potential $100 million debut at the U.S. box office.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking