Tag Archives: Death at a Funeral

Martin Lawrence marries longtime g.f. Shamicka Gibbs

HollywoodNews.com: Martin Lawrence married his longtime girlfriend, Shamicka Gibbs on Saturday. The couple held an intimate gathering at Lawrence’s Beverly Hills home. People landed some details on the festivity: –Lawrence, 45, and Gibbs, 35, exchanged Christian vows in the backyard in front of 120 guests, including Eddie Murphy and Denzel[...]

“How To Train Your Dragon” wins weekend theatrical box office

By Staff Rentrak Corporation, today announced the weekend theatrical box office numbers for the weekend period of April 23 through April 25, 2010 according to the company’s Box Office Essentials theatrical box office data collection and analytical service. The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the weekend, per data[...]

“Kick-Ass” rolls in $7.5M on Friday debut

Friday night, multiple films opened to a strong opening despite the limited runs. Variety reports that the highly anticipated film “Kick-Ass” lead the box office Friday, opening to $7.5 million from 3,065 theaters. The film follows four high school friends who decide to become super-heroes even though they have no[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: Give me “Kick-Ass” or give me “Death”

BY Kevin Crust You can put your 3D glasses away because for the first time in weeks a 2D movie should rule the box-office roost. Two modestly budgeted genre movies will duke it out for the top spot with “How to Train Your Dragon” a threat to slip back into[...]

Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence upstaged in “Death at a Funeral”

BY SEAN O’CONNELL Death at a Funeral (**1/2 out of 4) Someone needs to get James Marsden his own comedy. He’s seriously funny. Sure, he showed glimpses of personality as variety show host Corny Collins in Adam Shankman’s “Hairspray.” And his Prince Edward helped make “Enchanted” feel … well, enchanted.[...]

Death of a Funeral: Cast and crew talk about bringing the remake to life

Ensemble comedies are always a mixed blessing: as many talented folks as the filmmakers recruit for their cast, there are always a few characters that you want to see explored a little bit more. Thankfully, at the junket for Death at a Funeral, a press event potentially as overstuffed as[...]

Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence and Neil LaBute discuss ‘Death at a Funeral’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Chris Rock and Martin Lawrence are two of the biggest comedians working in film today. In fact, it seems like they scarcely need film in order to further their careers, given the fact that they can still sell out shows across the globe performing as stand-ups.[...]