Women Powered Summer Box Office Successes, New Data Shows

Women and millennial men were two key audience segments responsible for the summer’s most successful films, according to a new study released by marketing data analytics firm Movio. Although the summer season overall was one of the worst in recent history — a 14.6% drop in domestic grosses from last summer — the study focused […]

Women and millennial men were two key audience segments responsible for the summer’s most successful films, according to a new study released by marketing data analytics firm Movio. Although the summer season overall was one of the worst in recent history — a 14.6% drop in domestic grosses from last summer — the study focused […]

Watch the First Full Trailer for Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’

The first full action-packed trailer for Marvel’s “Black Panther” is here. In it, Chadwick Boseman’s character, T’Challa, returns to his home where he rules, the fictional African nation of Wakanda. Footage throughout the trailer shows him embodying his superhero identity, Black Panther. Michael B. Jordan’s character Erik Killmonger — an exile who seeks to overthrow […]

The first full action-packed trailer for Marvel’s “Black Panther” is here. In it, Chadwick Boseman’s character, T’Challa, returns to his home where he rules, the fictional African nation of Wakanda. Footage throughout the trailer shows him embodying his superhero identity, Black Panther. Michael B. Jordan’s character Erik Killmonger — an exile who seeks to overthrow […]

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Leads Worldwide Box Office With $44.4 Million

“Blade Runner 2049” is the leader of the worldwide box office this weekend, despite finishing in a distant second domestically to “Happy Death Day.” The sequel is tracking to earn $29.3 million overseas from 64 territories this weekend, which, combined with its $15.1 million domestic total, is enough to claim first. The long-awaited sequel starring […]

“Blade Runner 2049” is the leader of the worldwide box office this weekend, despite finishing in a distant second domestically to “Happy Death Day.” The sequel is tracking to earn $29.3 million overseas from 64 territories this weekend, which, combined with its $15.1 million domestic total, is enough to claim first. The long-awaited sequel starring […]

Box Office: ‘Happy Death Day’ Crushes ‘Blade Runner 2049’ With $26.5 Million

“Happy Death Day” has cause for celebration. The latest from Blumhouse and Universal is leading the box office this weekend with $26.5 million from 3,149 locations. That puts it far ahead of “Blade Runner 2049,” which is skidding to $15.1 million during its second weekend at 4,058 locations, down 54% from its disappointing opening weekend. […]

“Happy Death Day” has cause for celebration. The latest from Blumhouse and Universal is leading the box office this weekend with $26.5 million from 3,149 locations. That puts it far ahead of “Blade Runner 2049,” which is skidding to $15.1 million during its second weekend at 4,058 locations, down 54% from its disappointing opening weekend. […]

Lionsgate Names Joe Drake Co-Chair of Motion Picture Group

Lionsgate announced Thursday morning that Joe Drake has returned to the company as co-chair of its motion picture group. Drake will serve alongside Patrick Wachsberger, who recently signed on to run Lionsgate’s worldwide film operations. The newly named co-chair returns to the company where he previously served as co-COO and motion picture group president for […]

Lionsgate announced Thursday morning that Joe Drake has returned to the company as co-chair of its motion picture group. Drake will serve alongside Patrick Wachsberger, who recently signed on to run Lionsgate’s worldwide film operations. The newly named co-chair returns to the company where he previously served as co-COO and motion picture group president for […]

Box Office: Will ‘Happy Death Day’ Unseat ‘Blade Runner 2049’ From No. 1?

It’s said that good things come in threes, and after the success of “Split” and “Get Out” earlier this year, it appears Universal and Blumhouse have another winner with “Happy Death Day.” The new horror installment is taking a stab at the weekend’s top spot as it tracks for an opening weekend around $15 million […]

It’s said that good things come in threes, and after the success of “Split” and “Get Out” earlier this year, it appears Universal and Blumhouse have another winner with “Happy Death Day.” The new horror installment is taking a stab at the weekend’s top spot as it tracks for an opening weekend around $15 million […]

BAFTA Suspends Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein’s BAFTA membership has been suspended “effective immediately,” the organization announced Wednesday morning. The announcement comes after multiple bombshell reports accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct. The New York Times on Thursday published a story citing multiple sexual harassment accusations. Then, on Tuesday, the New Yorker published a second explosive report in which three women accuse the media mogul […]

Harvey Weinstein’s BAFTA membership has been suspended “effective immediately,” the organization announced Wednesday morning. The announcement comes after multiple bombshell reports accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct. The New York Times on Thursday published a story citing multiple sexual harassment accusations. Then, on Tuesday, the New Yorker published a second explosive report in which three women accuse the media mogul […]

Hillary Clinton Breaks Silence on Harvey Weinstein Scandal

Hillary Clinton praised the women who have come forward against Harvey Weinstein in an official statement on Tuesday, five days after the New York Times published a bombshell report citing multiple sexual harassment accusations. The statement was also released hours after the New Yorker published a second explosive report in which three women accuse the […]

Hillary Clinton praised the women who have come forward against Harvey Weinstein in an official statement on Tuesday, five days after the New York Times published a bombshell report citing multiple sexual harassment accusations. The statement was also released hours after the New Yorker published a second explosive report in which three women accuse the […]

Luc Besson Sets Next Film ‘Anna’ With Helen Mirren, Luke Evans (EXCLUSIVE)

Luc Besson has set his next film. Lionsgate and EuropaCorp are finalizing a co-production deal for Besson’s next action film, which will be titled “Anna.” EuropaCorp will produce the film, while Lionsgate will distribute it. The movie starts production this November and will be released under Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment label. The pic stars Helen Mirren, […]

Luc Besson has set his next film. Lionsgate and EuropaCorp are finalizing a co-production deal for Besson’s next action film, which will be titled “Anna.” EuropaCorp will produce the film, while Lionsgate will distribute it. The movie starts production this November and will be released under Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment label. The pic stars Helen Mirren, […]

‘Kingsman 2’ Leads International Box Office With $50.5 Million

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” returns to the top of the international and worldwide box office charts. The heist sequel, from Fox, is posting $50.5 million overseas, with a big boost from Korea. Combined with its $17 million at the domestic market, the movie — directed by Matthew Vaughn and starring Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, and […]

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” returns to the top of the international and worldwide box office charts. The heist sequel, from Fox, is posting $50.5 million overseas, with a big boost from Korea. Combined with its $17 million at the domestic market, the movie — directed by Matthew Vaughn and starring Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, and […]

Box Office: Tom Cruise’s ‘American Made’ Dead Even With ‘It,’ ‘Kingsman 2’

Three films are essentially tied at the top of the weekend box office, as of Sunday morning. Warner Bros. and New Line’s “It” appears to be back on top with $17.3 million from 3,917 locations. But Universal’s “American Made” and Fox’s “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” are trailing just behind with $17 million each. Since the […]

Three films are essentially tied at the top of the weekend box office, as of Sunday morning. Warner Bros. and New Line’s “It” appears to be back on top with $17.3 million from 3,917 locations. But Universal’s “American Made” and Fox’s “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” are trailing just behind with $17 million each. Since the […]

O.J. Simpson Released From Prison After Nine Years

O.J. Simpson walked free from the Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada on Sunday after spending nine years in prison. In July, Simpson was granted parole on the remaining counts for which he was convicted for stemming from a 2007 Las Vegas robbery. On Oct. 3, 2008 — 13 years to the day after he […]

O.J. Simpson walked free from the Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada on Sunday after spending nine years in prison. In July, Simpson was granted parole on the remaining counts for which he was convicted for stemming from a 2007 Las Vegas robbery. On Oct. 3, 2008 — 13 years to the day after he […]

Cher Musical ‘The Cher Show’ Coming to Broadway in 2018

Do you believe? “The Cher Show,” a new musical based on the life and career of the singer and actress, is Broadway-bound. The show will first open in Chicago at the Oriental Theatre. Previews begin on June 12 of next year, and the limited engagement will run through July 15. Then, in fall of 2018 […]

Do you believe? “The Cher Show,” a new musical based on the life and career of the singer and actress, is Broadway-bound. The show will first open in Chicago at the Oriental Theatre. Previews begin on June 12 of next year, and the limited engagement will run through July 15. Then, in fall of 2018 […]

Trump Says His Criticism of Anthem Protests ‘Has Nothing to Do With Race’

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that his criticism of NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem in protest of racial injustice in the United States “has nothing to do with race.” “We have great people representing our country, especially our soldiers, our first responders, and they should be treated with respect,” Trump said… Read more »

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that his criticism of NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem in protest of racial injustice in the United States “has nothing to do with race.” “We have great people representing our country, especially our soldiers, our first responders, and they should be treated with respect,” Trump said... Read more »

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Leads Global Box Office With $100 Million Debut

Fox’s “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” is leading the global box office after launching to $39 million domestically and $61.2 million abroad, for a worldwide launch of just over $100 million. The sequel to 2015’s “Kingsman: The Secret Service” opened in 64 markets abroad, including the U.K. where it made $11.1 million. The action comedy was… Read more »

Fox’s “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” is leading the global box office after launching to $39 million domestically and $61.2 million abroad, for a worldwide launch of just over $100 million. The sequel to 2015’s “Kingsman: The Secret Service” opened in 64 markets abroad, including the U.K. where it made $11.1 million. The action comedy was... Read more »

National Anthem Singer Rico Lavelle Kneels, Raises Fist During NFL Performance (Watch)

Rico Lavelle, the singer who performed the National Anthem before Sunday’s football between the Detroit Lions and Atlanta Falcons, ended his performance one knee with his fist raised. The move follows calls from President Donald Trump to “fire or suspend” NFL players who kneel during the anthem as a means of protesting racial injustice in… Read more »

Rico Lavelle, the singer who performed the National Anthem before Sunday’s football between the Detroit Lions and Atlanta Falcons, ended his performance one knee with his fist raised. The move follows calls from President Donald Trump to “fire or suspend” NFL players who kneel during the anthem as a means of protesting racial injustice in... Read more »

Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and More NFL Players Weigh in on National Anthem Protests

Members of the NFL took to social media over the weekend in the wake of President Donald Trump’s call to “fire and suspend” those to who participate in protesting the National Anthem over racial injustice. Trump also tweeted on Sunday morning to encourage of boycott of the NFL. Since then, players on both the Baltimore… Read more »

Members of the NFL took to social media over the weekend in the wake of President Donald Trump’s call to “fire and suspend” those to who participate in protesting the National Anthem over racial injustice. Trump also tweeted on Sunday morning to encourage of boycott of the NFL. Since then, players on both the Baltimore... Read more »

NFL to Air Ad Promoting Unity in Wake of Trump Attacks on Anthem Protests

The NFL plans to air an ad promoting unity following President Donald Trump’s campaign to “fire or suspend” National Anthem protestors. The one-minute ad, originally produced for the Super Bowl earlier this year, will run during NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” telecast. “We think this is the single best response to demonstrate what we are about,”… Read more »

The NFL plans to air an ad promoting unity following President Donald Trump’s campaign to “fire or suspend” National Anthem protestors. The one-minute ad, originally produced for the Super Bowl earlier this year, will run during NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” telecast. “We think this is the single best response to demonstrate what we are about,”... Read more »

Box Office: ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Unseats ‘It’ as ‘Lego Ninjago’ Disappoints

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” is the new ruler of the box office. The sequel from Fox is expected to earn $39 million this weekend from 4,003 locations. That’s slightly below where tracking had pegged it (somewhere in the $40 millions), but above the original “Kingsman” movie, which earned $36.2 million when it opened in 2015…. Read more »

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” is the new ruler of the box office. The sequel from Fox is expected to earn $39 million this weekend from 4,003 locations. That’s slightly below where tracking had pegged it (somewhere in the $40 millions), but above the original “Kingsman” movie, which earned $36.2 million when it opened in 2015.... Read more »

NFL Players Kneel to Protest Anthem in First Game Since Trump Remarks

Several NFL players took a knee or locked arms on Sunday during the National Anthem of the first game since President Donald Trump began his crusade against such protests. The game between the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars took place Wembley Stadium in London. Among those who participated in the protest was Jaguars owner Shahid… Read more »

Several NFL players took a knee or locked arms on Sunday during the National Anthem of the first game since President Donald Trump began his crusade against such protests. The game between the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars took place Wembley Stadium in London. Among those who participated in the protest was Jaguars owner Shahid... Read more »

Box Office: Can ‘Kingsman’ or ‘Lego Ninjago’ Knock ‘It’ From Top Spot?

This is, without a doubt, an unusually strong September at the box office. The thanks go mostly to “It,” which charged out of the starting gate for Warner Bros. and New Line as a record-breaking hit two weekends ago with $123 million domestic. Last weekend it easily stayed on top of the North American charts… Read more »

This is, without a doubt, an unusually strong September at the box office. The thanks go mostly to “It,” which charged out of the starting gate for Warner Bros. and New Line as a record-breaking hit two weekends ago with $123 million domestic. Last weekend it easily stayed on top of the North American charts... Read more »