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Going broke chasing boys: Why Disney ditched princesses and spent $300 million on John Carter

By Scott Mendelson Hollywoodnews.com: If you’ve seen the trailer for the upcoming John Carter, you know that not only does it not look like it cost $300 million, but it so painfully feels like a Mad Libs male-driven fantasy blockbuster that it borders on parody. It’s no secret that[...]

Alice in Wonderland musical heading to Broadway

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Earlier this year, Tim Burton proved that audiences still crave new versions of the classic “Alice in Wonderland” story. Boosted by increased 3-D ticket prices, Burton’s “Alice” raked in $334 million, making it 2010’s second-highest-grossing movie to date. But will audience members want to follow Alice down the[...]

Tim Burton to direct ‘Monsterpocalypse’ film adaptation

HollywoodNews.com: Tim Burton is to direct a big-screen version of the board game ‘Monsterpocalypse,’ according to reports. The ‘Alice In Wonderland’ director, 51, who is married to actress Helen Bonham Carter, is said to be involved in developing the board game into a 3-D movie for DreamWorks, according to SlashFilm.com.[...]

All Time Low to make Guitar Hero debut in June

HollywoodNews.com: All Time Low, who took their name from the lyrics in New Found Glory’s “Head on Collision,” have become one of pop punk’s leading bands. Their third album released in 2009 entitled “Nothing Personal” debuted at number four on the Billboard 200, selling 63,000 copies in the first week.[...]

Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland” DVD to be released June 1

Following a record-breaking theatrical performance, Tim Burton’s epic fantasy adventure ALICE IN WONDERLAND, Disney’s 4th biggest film of all time, takes its booming box-office success into the home with a Disney 3-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy), 1-Disc Blu-ray and 1-Disc DVD on June 1, 2010,[...]

“How to Train Your Dragon” brings in $43.3 M

BY STAFF DreamWorks Animation’s “How to Train Your Dragon” opened to a number one weekend breathing in $43.3 million in its opening weekend. The movie opened well behind their last film, “Monsters vs. Aliens,” which brought in $59.3 million over the same weekend just last year. However, the film has been[...]

“Alice” should be big box office

Industry insiders say Disney has again performed brilliantly in marketing a movie – this time director Tim Burton’s visual feast “Alice in Wonderland” starring Johnny Depp. But while the film is expected to open way above $60 million in North America this weekend, the critics haven’t been too kind. The[...]