Tag Archives: Due Date

This Week In Movies – “Megamind,” “Due Date,” “For Colored Girls”

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: For the third time this year Dreamworks Animation has scored strongly at the boxoffice in their continuing challenge to Disney and Pixar to top the ‘toon parade. “Megamind,” a really funny twist on the superhero genre featuring the voices of Will Farrell, Tina Fey[...]

Zach Galifianakis’ “Due Date” tops the weekend box office in the UK

HollywoodNews.com: “Due Date”, the hit comedy directed by Todd Phillips and starring Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis has topped the weekend box office in the UK. The film which also stars Michelle Monaghan, Juliette Lewis and Academy Award(R) winner Jamie Foxx took GBP2,345,138 in its first weekend of release.[...]

“Megamind” ends the weekend with $47.6 million

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: There weren’t a lot of surprises at the box office this weekend. “Megamind” opened right in line with most Dreamworks animated originals, with $47.6 million. The standard for non-sequels in the Dreamworks cartoon library is $43-47 million. Opening just above “A Shark Tale” ($47.6 million) and “Madagascar”[...]

Zach Galifianakis at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: Zach Galifianakis will soon be seen in Todd Phillips’ “Due Date,” co-starring Robert Downey Jr.. He moved to New York City after failing his last college course by one point at North Carolina State University. He got his start performing his brand of humor in the back of a[...]

Robert Downey Jr. wants to act with Zach Galifianakis again

HollywoodNews.com: Robert Downey Jr would love to work with his “Due Date” co-star Zach Galifianakis again, particularly in “The Hangover 2.” However, Downey Jr. would want a headlining role, not a cameo. “I’d love to work with Zach again, but I’m not going to go do a ‘day’ on his[...]

Zach Galifianakis lights up California pot debate

HollywoodNews.com: “Due Date” star Zach Galifianakis had a point to make about the upcoming legalization of pot on “Real Time With Bill Maher” Friday. In expressing his opinion on the upcoming vote in California, Galifianakis toked up a joint on the HBO political talk show which airs live on the[...]

Robert Downey Jr. has no hard feelings toward Mel Gibson

HollywoodNews.com: Actor Robert Downey Jr has defended Mel Gibson being fired from his new flick and said ‘it doesn’t mean anything’. The 45-year-old star was promoting his new movie ‘Due Date’ in Hollywood when he was asked about Gibson’s recent sacking from ‘The Hangover’ sequel. Downey Jr suffered with drug[...]

Zach Galifianakis might meet the Muppets in their new movie

HollywoodNews.com: Hot off of winning the Hollywood Comedy Award, Zach Galifianakis is in talks to star in the upcoming Muppet movie reboot. Should Galifianakis commit, he will join Jason Segel and Amy Adams in the film. Entertainment Weekly had the news. Segel and Nick Stoller, who wrote “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” are working on[...]

Robert Downey Jr. ready to start planning for another child

HollywoodNews.com: Robert Downey Jr. may have a case of life imitating art if everything goes as planned. As he plays an expectant father in ‘Due Date,’ Downey is hoping to play that role in real life once again with his wife, Susan, states People. The actor recently stated in an interview[...]

This Week In Movies – “Jackass 3D,” “Red,” “Conviction”

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: Box office-wise this will probably be known as the week that clearly marked the decline of western civilization. With its near stunning $50 million gross Paramount’s scatological gross-out epic “Jackass 3D” exceeded expectations on about the same level as it managed to exceed any expectation of taste.[...]
Page 1 of 212