Posts Tagged ‘ box office ’

Vin Diesel to Star and Produce in Untitled Action Movie

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July 13, 2011
Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel is lined up for yet another high-octane role in an action thriller flick which has yet to be titled. The actor will not only play the leading role but also produce the movie through his own company, One Race Prods, in partnership with another newly formed production company, The Ink Factory. Two...
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Disney in Discussions With Johnny Depp For Pirates 5

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July 7, 2011
Johnny Depp - Pirates of the Caribbean

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has grossed more than $1 billion at the global box office so far, much to Disney’s delight. Pirates is no doubt a hugely successful and lucrative franchise, one that Disney wishes to further capitalise on. So it should come as no surprise to anyone to learn of Disney’s...
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Weekend Box Office Top Ten

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June 12, 2011
Super 8, Theatrical Release Poster

Super 8 got off to a great start over the weekend and managed to come out on top at the box office. The science fiction film tells the story of  a group of children who are filming their own super 8 movie, when a train derails, releasing a deadly Alien into their town. Below...
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‘Fast Five’ Movie Tops Box Office and…

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May 6, 2011
Fast Five - movie

…Memphis Car Audio is probably laughing all the way to the bank as it is a product “partner” for the movie. Fast Five is the fifth movie in the Fast and Furious series of car tuner/racing/Vin Diesel flicks. And while some of the films tanked, Fast Five became a smash hit at the box office...
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Source Code: A Review

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April 20, 2011
Source Code: A Review

By Larry McCloskey It has become all too popular in the last year to describe any action film with an ounce of intelligence as “Inception meets “. The quote is then plastered all over the poster of said film and the studio reaps the financial benefits of a misled audience. Luckily, the Source...
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The Hunger Games: Suzanne Collins’ Sci-Fi Trilogy Coming To The Big Screen

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March 19, 2011
The Hunger Games: Suzanne Collins’ Sci-Fi Trilogy Coming To The Big Screen

Written by author Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games is a Science Fiction novel targeted at young adults. It is the first book in a trilogy; the second novel is called Catching Fire, followed by the third book Mockingjay. The three books have already been adapted for the big screen by screenwriter Billy Ray. The director...
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Parlez-Vous Foreign?

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March 17, 2011
Parlez-Vous Foreign?

It struck me immediately after seeing a trailer for The Next Three Days (2010) that it was remarkably similar to a movie released in cinemas almost 18 months earlier. A bit of quick research after arriving home confirmed suspicions that this film is one of an increasing number of “English language remakes”. But why remake...
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Anne Hathaway has Clawed the Role of Catwoman in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

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January 27, 2011
Anne Hathaway has Clawed the Role of Catwoman in ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Few would argue that Anne Hathaway is a versatile actress. Now she has clawed herself one of Hollywood’s most coveted roles today. Selina Kyle, aka, Catwoman. Christopher Nolan will direct the next instalment of the hugely successful Batman franchise, The Dark Knight Rises. Christian Bale and Tom Hardy will star alongside Hathaway. The Catwoman...
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