Tag Archives: Zilla

Do we really have a Summer Movie Season anymore?

Maybe I’m just nuts, but it’s slowly beginning to seem to me like there isn’t really a summer movie season anymore, or at the very least no longer one that resembles what there used to be. I’m sure I’m hardly the first person over the last few years to say[...]

Godzilla Opens to a Fantastic $93.2 Million Weekend Box Office

Godzilla opens to a great weekend box office. It’s Warner Bros largest-ever May opening. The rumor is that Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures are already developing a sequel. Below the top 5 domestic titles box office. TOP 5 DOMESTIC TITLES – Weekend of May 16-18 1 Godzilla $93.2 2 Neighbors $26.0 3 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 $16.8 4 Million[...]

“Godzilla” won’t contend for a Best Picture nomination…but it should

Last night I finally saw the reboot of Godzilla at a press screening here in New York and boy oh boy was I blown away. The once campy monster has gotten a serious, Christopher Nolan-esque treatment from up and coming filmmaker Gareth Edwards, and the results are insanely satisfying. Much[...]

“Unbroken” by Angelina Jolie: A May Oscar Predictions Update

Now that we’re in the month of May, here I am again with some new and even more up to date Oscar predictions. They won’t be amazingly different from what I put up last month, but honestly, that’s kind of the point. We still have a very long way to[...]

An April Oscar Predictions Update

As promised last week, here I am again with some more up to date Oscar predictions. They’re not amazingly different from what I debuted with, but they do already show a change in focus, at least in terms of some of the second tier contenders. We’ve still got a long[...]

“Godzilla” reboot lands “Monsters” director

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Gareth Edwards is moving from “Monsters” to the mother of all monsters. The British director who garnered critical acclaim for his “Monsters,” a sci-fi drama about humans crossing through an area of Mexico that’s inhabited by tentacle-wielding extraterrestrials, is close to signing a deal to direct a new[...]