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Weekend Report, February 19, 2013
Identity Thief and Safe Haven very nearly stole John McClane's thunder. A Good Day to Die Hard, while still #1 for the weekend, failed to meet studio projections, while its more female-skewing com...
Keira Knightley Now Repped by CAA
Adam Isaacs departed WME last week to become a manager, and now it looks like the agency has also lost one of the key talents from Isaacs' former roster. Past Oscar nominee Keira Knightley has hea...
When Raunchy Means Major Gross in the Global Box Office
You could argue that the success of The 40 Year Old Virgin in 2005 changed the nature of R rated comedies in our time. Instead of being relegated to cult classics, these mature, even raunchy films hav...
Weekend Report, February 11, 2013
Melissa McCarthy had the last laugh (and possibly the first laugh, and many of the laughs in between) when Identity Thief opened #1 with an impressive $36.6M take despite a blizzard in New England and...
Weekend Report, February 4, 2013
The horror comedy Warm Bodies took #1 at this past weekend's box office, while the horror show Bullet to the Head managed a meager sixth place finish. That makes Schwarzenegger and Stallone a coll...
Weekend Report, January 28, 2013
Despite less-than-raves from the critics, Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters lands the #1 spot for the weekend. Parker just cracks the top 5 in its debut, while Jessica Chastain-driven horror film&nbs...
Hot Property: Radical Publishing
In August of 2014, Dwayne Johnson will be playing Hercules in a big screen adaptation of the graphic novel Hercules: the Thracian Wars, which grounds the mythological hero in a gritty real world. Herc...
Weekend Report, January 14, 2013
Zero Dark Thirty rides controversy and awards buzz to #1 spot during first weekend in wide release, while A Haunted House scoffs at Gangster Squad's third place finish. Zero Dark Thirty: $2...
The 2012-2013 Awards Season Breakdown - UPDATED
From ZERO DARK THIRTY Kathryn Bigelow, Director CAA - Brian Siberell The Angellotti Company (publicist) Golden Globes - Nominee NY Film Critics - WINNER National Board of R...
Weekend Report, January 7, 2013
Happy New Year to all! After a short respite, we are back with the weekend winners. Below are the artists and reps whose films made noise in the first weekend of 2013. Enjoy! Texas Chainsaw 3D:...
Jon Hamm Has Signed with CAA
Deadline.com has reported that Mad Men star Jon Hamm has signed with CAA. He might well have been the biggest star on the ICM Partners roster before his longtime agent Carol Bodie left the company ear...
The Best Bang for the Buck
As 2012 comes to a close, it becomes time to take stock and look at where the movies are headed. It seems as though there are two types of movie being made in Hollywood: franchise movies, i.e. movies ...
Weekend Report, December 10, 2012
For a second week in a row, no new release has cracked the top five. In this case, the conspicuous under-acheiver is Playing For Keeps, the Gerard Butler romantic comedy that finished sixth in its ope...
Weekend Report, December 3, 2012
If the list below looks awfully similar to last week's Top 5 that's because, save for lower numbers from a non-holiday weekend, it is exactly the same. What does this mean? Well, it means that...
Awards Season is Upon Us, and It Is Oh So Nice to Be Nominated
Every year, we at WhoRepresents?com compile a list of the actors, writers and directors nominated across all the key Hollywood awards. We organize it by talent, and then list all the awards and catego...
Weekend Report, November 19, 2012
Whether you're devastated or overjoyed that the final Twlight film has at last opened, the moment has indeed come. Breaking Dawn Part 2's staggering $141M three-day take, while still a million...
Weekend Report, November 12, 2012
There are so many puns. Skyfall Windfall. America "Skyfell" for Bond. Skyfall's the Limit. Any way you word it, "Bond 23" was the biggest opening for the entire franchise, and ...
Deals in the News, November 8, 2012
For those whose dream it has long been to see Jake LaMotta and Rocky Balboa go head to head, your moment is close at hand. Granted, one of these men actually lived, while the other lives only in our c...
Weekend Report, November 5, 2012
Through the wreckage of Sandy, the people trudged to see Wreck-It Ralph and Flight. Both of these films are carefully crafted crowd-pleasers, and thus far crowds are pleased. The similarly engineered ...
Weekend Report, October 29, 2012
It seems that a hurricane and a flurry of sports may have dampened movie-goers eagerness to hit theaters this past weekend, the last before Halloween. Interestingly, the films faring best were holdove...

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