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Angelina Jolie In “Salt”

Angelina Jolie as rogue CIA operative Evelyn A. Salt in the upcoming spy flick, “Salt.” Angelina Jolie new movie costars include Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Zoe Lister Jones. The director is Phillip Noyce. The release date is July 23, 2010.[...]

‘Avatar’ tops $1B worldwide & weekend with $68.3M

Avatar did it again. Another $68.3 million weekend and passing $1 billion worldwide according to The Insider. This is the 5th movie ever to hit the mark. Finishing at No. 2 for the weekend was Robert Downey Jr.’s “Sherlock Holmes” with $38.4 million. In 3rd place was 20th Century Fox’s[...]

2010: Movies Coming Up

Opening next Friday “Daybreakers” with Ethan Hawke and Willem Dafoe in a world where vampires outnumber humans, and Matthew Broderick’s “Wonderful World,” a story about a misanthropic divorcé. January 15, “The Book of Eli” with Denzel Washington where he plays an action-hero.[...]

“Avatar” takes $2.28B foreign sales

Variety reports that “Avatar” has just set a new industry record bringing in $2.28 billion in sales overseas from Dec. 23-27. Just in the first 10 days, “Avatar” rolled in $625.9 billion making it the third title to ever cross the billion dollar mark. The film has brought in $39[...]

Never, Ever, Ever Bet Against Harvey Weinstein

“Never, Ever, Ever Bet Against Harvey Weinstein” says Scott Feinberg. Check out “The Feinberg Feed” where Scott discusses why “NINE” is still part of the Oscar race. UPDATE -NO MORE RUMORS: The Weinstein Company said that “Nine” would play in 1,412 screens in the United States this coming weekend, the[...]

Johnny Depp and Jude Law Say…

According to Screencrave, Johnny Depp and Jude Law have released the following statements regarding their involvement with Terry Gilliam’s latest film, THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS. JOHNNY DEPP “He was the only player out there breathing heavy down the back of every established actors neck with a thundering and ungovernable[...]

2012 beats Transformers at China B.O.

“2012” has beat out “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” to be the number one movie of all time in China according to Variety. The film has grossed $67.3 million beating out Transformer’s $63 million. Factors that have helped the success of “2012” are its long run in the theaters and[...]

What’s In A title? And What Does Age Have To Do With It?

What’s In A Title? And What Does Age Have To Do With It? What’s In A Title? The late John Krier, who ran the box office tracking firm Exhibitor Relations during the pre-Internet era and, to my thinking, was one of the savvier Hollywood minds of his day, used to[...]

Sherlock Holmes Comes 2nd with $65M

SUNDAY UPDATE: “Avatar,” $75; “Sherlock Holmes,” $65M; & “Chipmunks” take $50M. It was the top grossing weekend of all time as this Friday-Saturday-Sunday looks to make $278M. ====================================================== EW’s Hollywood Insider reports that Sherlock Holmes took the number one spot on Christmas day raking in $24.9 million for the opening[...]

Merry Xmas in Hollywood. A Record $278M Weekend. Movie Business Is Good

AP reports the box office results: “Avatar,” $75; “Sherlock Holmes,” $65M; & “Chipmunks” take $50M. It was the top grossing weekend of all time as this Friday-Saturday-Sunday looks to make $278M. Movie business is very good…. To read more go to AP.[...]