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Bravo wants Bethenny Frankel for a few ‘Housewives’ episodes

HollywoodNews.com: Apparently Bethenny Frankel is quite the moneymaker for Bravo and so the station is reportedly hoping to get her back for a few episodes of ‘Real Housewives of New York City.’ As Frankel has gained a ton of reality TV fame, Bravo reportedly hopes she can be convinced to[...]

Expert: Summer box office up, attendance way down

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: According to a new report, movies are making more money for Hollywood studios, even though less people are showing up to watch them. These somewhat confusing statistics come to us from Paul Dergarabedian, box-office analyst for Hollywood.com. He says attendance has dropped due to a “steep[...]

Jennifer Garner, Nick Nolte get hooked by “Arthur” remake

Hollywoodnews.com: Warner Bros. remake of the Oscar-winning 1981 comedy “Arthur” is beefing up its casting. Jennifer Garner is playing the pouty heiress who Arthur is forced to marry, Nick Nolte will be her deeply religious father. The Hollywood Reporter ran the story. Already headlining the film is Russell Brand in[...]

A night to remember for “The Crazies”

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS The invitation came from the “Pierce County Gazette” and read: Dear Friend, “I received your message and am relieved to hear you will be meeting me at 4401 Sunset Boulevard on Wednesday, February 24th, to witness THE CRAZIES.” For security reasons, people receiving the invitation were[...]

Will Oscar bounce translate to box office gold?

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS It’s called the Oscar bounce, but for a blockbuster movie like “Avatar” that has already seen its worldwide box office climb above $2 billion, being nominated for an Academy Award for best picture isn’t expected ignite huge new interest in the film. If it comes, it[...]

Hollywood eyes record $10 billion in Box Office in 2009

Hollywood eyeing more than $10 billion this year as audiences flocked to theaters during the recession. According to The Hollywood Reporter, so far moviegoers had snapped up $9.67 billion worth of tickets at domestic — U.S. and Canadian — box offices through Tuesday, said tracking firm Hollywood.com Box Office. “The[...]