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Hugh Jackman’s “Real Steel” coming back to theaters

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Hugh Jackman’s robot-boxing drama “Real Steel” is heading to retail shelves. But before you can pick it up at your nearest store, you’ll be able to see it on the big screen one more time … and benefit a good cause. DreamWorks revealed that Shawn Levy’s[...]

“Real Steel” wins the weekend with $27 million

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com:There were two major releases this weekend, and both of them more-or-less did what was expected of them. Disney/Dreamworks unleashed the robot-boxing/father-son drama Real Steel, which easily topped the weekend. Of course, as always, ranking is irrelevant except for their use in second-week ads, so the real[...]

This Week in Movies by Pete Hammond – “Real Steel”

By Pete Hammond hollywoodnews.com:With an estimated $27.3 million for its opening weekend and an impressive ‘A’ audience satisfaction rating from Cinemascore Dreamworks’ robo ‘Rocky’ boxing film, Real Steel easily took number one at the boxoffice continuing the month-long streak of family film success in the top spot (after Lion King[...]

Hugh Jackman in new “Real Steel” poster, trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: If you see only one robot boxing movie this fall … well, it will probably be “Real Steel,” as I’m fairly certain it is the only robot boxing drama on Hollywood’s slate. Hugh Jackman stars in Shawn Levy’s futuristic spin on “Rocky,” where a fading fight[...]

‘Deadliest Warrior’ coming to the big screen from Paramount

HollywoodNews.com: Paramount Pictures announced today it has made a deal for Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment to do a big-screen adaptation of sister company Spike TV’s original hit series “Deadliest Warrior.” The announcement comes on the heels of the show’s Season 2 finale, which brought about exceptional ratings for the[...]

“Twilight” finale, “Breaking Dawn,” gets confirmed release date

By Sean O’Connell Circle this date on your “Twilight” calendars, fans. The final chapter in the saga, “Breaking Dawn,” will open in theaters on Nov. 18, 2011. Bill Condon will direct, as previously reported. What isn’t clear yet is whether the film will be released as one film or broken[...]

“Real Steel” stakes out 2011 release date

According to Slash Film, the futuristic sports drama “Real Steel” starring Hugh Jackman will be released Nov. 18, 2011–the first film released under Disney’s new distribution deal with DreamWorks, the studio announced today. Directed by Sean Levy (“Night at the Museum”), “Real Steel” uses the sport of robot boxing as[...]