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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Leads Foreign Box Office, ‘Apes’ Still Swinging
“Guardians of the Galaxy” dominated the international box office this weekend, powered by the global strength of the Marvel brand. The space adventure blasted off with $66.4 million in 43 ...
‘Calvary’ Blessed With Strong Opening at Specialty Box Office
Moviegoers blessed “Calvary,” an indie comedy-drama about an Irish priest who receives a death threat in a confessional, in its limited opening this weekend at the box office. Written and ...
Christina Hendricks’ Agency Dropped Her for Taking ‘Mad Men’ Role
There’s one agency that’s beating itself up in Hollywood, and it has Christina Hendricks to thank. The “Mad Men” actress revealed that her path to starring in the hit AMC drama...
Why ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ May Be Marvel’s Most Important Movie
“Guardians of the Galaxy” may be the most important film in Marvel Studios’ history. Its $94 million domestic debut this weekend astounded box office prognosticators who were predict...
Anwan Glover, Star of TV's ‘The Wire,’ Stabbed at D.C. Nightclub
Actor Anwan Glover, who appeared in the film “12 Years a Slave” and the TV series “The Wire,” was stabbed and beaten at a D.C. nightclub early Sunday morning. Glover told polic...
7 Reasons Why ‘Guardians of Galaxy’ Blew Up the Box Office
“Guardians of the Galaxy” shocked the analysts with its $94 million opening this weekend, about $20 million more than they had projected. Disney and Marvel's superhero space romp ̵...
‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Powers Past $1 Billion at Global Box Office
Michael Bay‘s “Transformers: The Age of Extinction” became the first movie of the year to take in more than $1 billion at the worldwide box office, distributor Paramount said Sunday....
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How Spike Jonze's Films Come Together In Editing
Also during EditFest LA, Pixar detailed its storytelling process and the lead editor on "Conan" brought tears to audience members' eyes.read more
‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Hits $1 Billion Globally
“Transformers: Age of Extinction” became the first film this year to pass $1 billion at the global box office. The Michael Bay film is the second picture in the giant robots franchise to h...
Specialty Box Office: 'Calvary' Opens Strong; 'Boyhood' and 'Most Wanted Man' Expand Big (UPDATED)
Though it wasn't a "Guardians of the Galaxy"-sized victory for the little guys this weekend, but John Michael McConaugh's "Calvary" started off nicely and a bunch of holdovers -- n...
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How 'Get On Up' Gets James Brown's Manager Wrong
The son of Brown's manager and the head of his former agency say what really happened.read more
‘Iron Man’ to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ A Look Back at 10 Marvel Movies
Marvel Studios has released a retrospective of the films that make up its first two cinematic phases on the bigscreen, starting with “Iron Man,” in 2008, and ending with “Guardians o...
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Box Office Milestone: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Hits $1 Billion Worldwide
UPDATED: The fourth installment in Paramount's franchise is the first film of 2014 to reach that mark, thanks in large part to a massive showing in China. read more
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Ryan Murphy Talks Autobiographical Elements in Projects, How 'The Normal Heart' Ended Up on HBO, Emmy Nominations (Q&A)
Three Murphy projects — "American Horror Story: Coven," "Glee" and "The Normal Heart" — collectively received 34 Emmy nominations in July, more than the total number accorded to all of the shows o...
‘Guardians of Galaxy’ Skyrockets to Stellar $94 Million at Box Office
“Guardians of the Galaxy,” Disney and Marvel's raucous superhero space romp, opened to an electrifying $94 million to win the weekend and put a charge into the slumping summer box offi...
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'Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films': Melbourne Review
Mark Hartley follows "Not Quite Hollywood" and "Machete Maidens Unleashed!" with this concluding entry in his exploitation trilogy, focusing on Israeli film cowboys Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus.read...
Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Astounds With $160.4 Mil Global Debut
“The Guardians of the Galaxy” touched down with a dazzling $94 million this weekend, proving that Marvel is the new gold standard for movie brands. That set a new record for an August dome...
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Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Amazes With Record $94M U.S. Debut
UPDATED: The quirky superhero tentpole easily rockets to the top August debut of all time in North America, as well as scoring the third-best launch of the year so far; overseas, it earns $66.4 millio...
Rosario Dawson On the Importance of Slowing Down
The actress who broke out in Larry Clarks' "Kids" back in 1995, had "Gimme Shelter" open this year and has a new film now available to view on demand, Diego Luna's sophomore effort...
Film Review: ‘Cybernatural’
A victim of cyberbullying gets her revenge on the teens responsible for her suicide in “Cybernatural,” a horror movie distinguished by the device that everything takes place on one character’s c...

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