FilmDistrict’s “Insidious Chapter 2” is exceeding even the high end of pre-weekend expectations with a new weekend target of $40 million to $42 million. The scarer sequel earned $20.1 million on its…
Teenage girls are falling hard for One Direction’s concert movie but it’s the adult audiences’ unwavering support of Oprah’s “The Butler” that continues to impress at the U.S. box office. The White…
"The Conjuring" is the real deal: A well-made haunted house movie full of genuine claw-the-armrest scares.
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.
The summer's lengthy list of box office misfires welcomed a new film to its ranks this weekend -- Universal's "R.I.P.D.," which cost $130 million to produce and opened with a dismal $12.8 million…
Note to Universal: When it comes to ghosts, it would appear audiences prefer the fact-based kind vs. silly spirits being chased by Ryan Reynolds and the Dude. Universal’s $130 million disaster…
Overcrowding has been this summer's cross to bear -- and with four wide releases, added to strong holdovers, the unrelenting pace at the domestic box office is expected to continue this weekend.
The Fondation Liban Cinema is paying tribute to late great Lebanese helmer Maroun Baghdadi with a boxed set of the entire body of work by the auteur, who worked with Francis Ford Coppola and is…
LYON, France — “Pinocchio,” Italo toon auteur Enzo d’Alo’s adaptation of Carlo Collodi’s fairy-tale, has charmed a slew of buyers in the run up to its North American preem at the New York Children…
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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