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‘No Good Deed’ Uses Star Power, Social Media to Top Box Office
Star power and social media savvy propelled “No Good Deed” to the top of the box office this weekend. The $13 million film nearly doubled its production budget in its first three days of r...
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Toronto: 'Imitation Game' Audience Award Win Puts Weinsteins Back in Oscar Season Pole Position
Five previous winners of the prize, including last year's '12 Years a Slave,' went on to win the best picture Oscarread more
Toronto: ‘Imitation Game’ Wins Festival’s People’s Choice Award
Director Morten Tyldum’s “The Imitation Game ” (TWC) has won the Grolsch People’s Choice Award at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. The pic, which also screened at Telluride, stars...
David Fincher Reveals Hope for ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ Sequel
While David Fincher’s “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” pulled in $232 million in 2011, there’s been no official confirmations that the next two books in the Stieg Larsson tril...
‘Maze Runner’ Bigger Than ‘Divergent’ in First Overseas Box Office Tests
“The Maze Runner” opened at No. 1 in all five overseas markets in which it debuted this weekend — and topped the openings of “Divergent” in each of them, distributor Fox ...
‘The Imitation Game’ Wins Toronto Audience Award
“The Imitation Game” has been named winner of the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF announced at an awards lunch on Sunday. The Weinst...
Specialty Box Office: 'Skeleton Twins' Has Big First Weekend; Audiences Shrug At Latest 'Atlas'
The specialty market got a very nice boost this weekend thanks to a quartet of successful limited debuts: Roadside Attractions and Lionsgate's "The Skeleton Twins," The Weinstein Company's &...
‘Maze Runner’ Off to Fast Start at Foreign Box Office
“The Maze Runner” doesn’t open domestically for a week, but international audiences are already embracing the science fiction thriller. The 20th Century Fox release racked up a stron...
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Shirley Yamaguchi, Japanese Film Idol, Dies at 94
She starred in Akira Kurosawa's 'Scandal' and was later elected to the Japanese parliamentread more
Bill Hader-Kristen Wiig Drama ‘The Skeleton Twins’ Starts Fast at Specialty Box Office
Sundance Film Festival award-winner “The Skeleton Twins” got off to a fast start at the specialty box office this weekend. The drama starring Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig as long-estranged ...
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Specialty Box Office: 'Atlas Shrugged III' Sees Soft Start Despite Ron Paul Cameo
Among other limited offerings, Kristen Wiig's 'Skeleton Twins' prospers, while Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy's 'Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' enjoys a solid launch read more
Will Ferrell Hints at ‘Zoolander 2′: ‘Mugatu is a Part of it’
It’s been more than ten years since Ben Stiller’s Derek Zoolander posed on the big screen, but it sounds like prospects of a “Zoolander” sequel are heating up. Will Ferrell, wh...
'The Imitation Game' Wins the People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival
"The Imitation Game" was the big winner on the last day of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, netting the People's Choice Award, the event's top honor. Last year's winner, &q...
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Kanye West Calls Out Fan in Wheelchair for Not Standing at Concert
West implored the crowd to stand "unless you got a handicap pass where you get special parking and shit"read more
Japanese Actress Shirley Yamaguchi, Who Starred in ‘House of Bamboo,’ Dies at 94
Chinese-born star had a life that was as dramatic as many of her movies
Box Office: ‘No Good Deed’ Tops ‘Dolphin Tale 2′ With $24.5 Million
“No Good Deed” topped the box office this weekend and helped reinvigorate a floundering domestic movie business. The Sony/Screen Gems thriller took in $24.5 million from 2,175 theaters, ea...
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'Django Unchained' Actress Mistaken for Prostitute, Accosted by LAPD
Danièle Watts says she was handcuffed and detained, and her wrist was "bleeding in pain"read more
‘No Good Deed’ Blows Out ‘Dolphin Tale 2' at Box Office
The home invasion thriller “No Good Deed” turned what was expected to be a close race with the family film “Dolphin Tale 2” into a blowout, claiming the weekend box office crow...
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Box Office: 'No Good Deed' Easily Beats 'Dolphin Tale 2' With $24.5M
James Gandolfini's final film, 'The Drop,' comes in a strong No. 6 despite playing in only 809 theatersread more
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FIFA Takes Top Honors at IBC Innovation Awards
The main prize recognized this summer's World Cup coverageread more

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