John Oliver Takes on Gene Editing With Help From ‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘Rampage’ (Video)

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John Oliver tackled gene editing on Sunday’s “Last Week Tonight,” focusing mostly on the CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) technology. That is, at least, when the HBO “Last Week” tonight ho…

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Surges To $1.164B Global & #5 Superhero Movie Ever WW; $713M Overseas – International Box Office

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Refresh for latest…: After reaching the $1B global mark in a record 11 days on Saturday, Disney/Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War has now posted a running estimated total of $1,164.1M worldwide through Sunday. It has also become the No. 5 superhero…

‘Avengers: Infinity War’s $630M Global Bow Sets All-Time Record – International Box Office

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Refresh for latest…: Disney/Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War has pulled off a jaw-dropping feat, scoring the biggest global opening in history with an estimated $630M. That races it ahead of The Fate Of The Furious which previously held the record…

‘Rampage’ Tops $216M Overseas; ‘A Quiet Place’ Cranks WW Volume To $207M – International Box Office

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Refresh for latest…: New Line/Warner Bros’ Rampage continued to dominate overseas play this weekend, adding $57M in 61 markets to push the international box office to $216.4M. The global tally on the Dwayne Johnson-starrer is now $283M. In China,…

‘I Feel Pretty’ Takes In $1M, ‘Super Troopers 2’ Tickets Strong $1.35M, ‘Traffik’ With $225K In Thursday Previews

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WRITE-THRU, 7:51 AM: The preview numbers are all in this morning for three new films debuting this weekend: the Amy Schumer comedy I Feel Pretty, Super Troopers 2,  and the drama/thriller Traffik about human traffiking.
The Amy Schumer comedy I Feel Pr…

‘Rampage’ Tops Studios’ TV Ad Spending

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In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by the TV advertising attention analytics company, Warner Bros. claims the top spot in spending with “Rampage.” Ads placed for the sci-fi film had an estimated media value of $5.47 million through Sunday for 1,110 national ad airings on 52 networks. (Spend figures […]

Weekend Box Office: Rampage gives Dwayne Johnson something new to brag about 

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It’s a true testament to Dwayne Johnson’s charisma that even when he’s being totally cocky, it still comes across as charming. (Even the official Doom twitter account played along when he shit-talked the movie on Twitter.) Now Johnson has something new to endearingly brag about on social media, as his new film Rampage

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Korea Box Office: ‘Rampage’ Rules Weekend

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Opening on Thursday, “Rampage” debuted on top of the South Korean box office. The Warner Bros. release scored $5.58 million from 687,000 admissions over four days, and accounted for 35% of the total weekend box office. Opening on the same day, “A Quiet Place” landed in second. Locally distributed by Lotte Entertainment, the Paramount movie […]