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December 12, 2007

Walter Murch on Youth Without Youth: The RT Interview (With Exclusive Photos and Clips!)

This week, Francis Ford Coppola's Youth Without Youth hits theaters in limited release. The tale of a writer who becomes young again after being struck by lightning is a personal one for Coppola, so it's apropos that legendary editor and longtime collaborator Walter Murch helped him realize his vision.More…

September 27, 2007

Box Office Preview: Kingdom Hopes to Win Box Office Crown

After two weeks of rule by Jodie and Milla, the boys come charging back in what could be a fierce fight for the number one spot. With little to no overlap in customers, both Jamie Foxx's The Kingdom and The Rock's The Game should have room to breathe.More…

November 9, 2006

Box Office Guru Preview: New Pics Challenge "Borat's" Mandate

This weekend, multiplexes hope to cram in lots of moviegoers thanks to a wide selection of new films. Six movies open or expand nationally on Friday making for what will be one of the most competitive weekends of the holiday season.More…

November 2, 2006

Box Office Guru Preview: Santa Battles Borat for Weekend Crown

A pair of new family films aimed at kids will duke it out for the top spot this weekend while a bumbling reporter from the former Soviet Union will cause a commotion for a more adult crowd.More…

January 9, 2006

Burton & Depp Together Again for "Sweeney"?

Andrew Hartman of MovieMusicals.net looks to have snagged quite the impressive scoop ... provided it turns out to be accurate, of course. Word is that insane filmmaker Tim Burton and ultra-cool actor Johnny Depp will be re-teaming (yes, again) to bring an adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd" to the big screen.More…

November 14, 2005

"Little" Stays Big for a Second Weekend at the Box Office

Disney's "Chicken Little" managed to stay atop the box office charts for a second consecutive weekend, despite family-friendly competition of the outer space kind. "Little" added a big $32 million egg to an omelette presently worth $80.7 million, and the folks over at Disney Animation think the thing's pretty delicious. Debuting in second place was Sony's "Jumanji" in Space" adventure "Zathura," which tallied a fairly decent $14 million from 3,200 screens.More…

November 7, 2005

"Chicken" Anything But Little at the Weekend Box Office

Disney's first non-Pixar CG feature, "Chicken Little," had a lot to crow about over the weekend as it pecked an estimated $40 million out of the moviegoers pockets, giving it the #1 spot by about 12 million boks. (Sorry.) Coming in at second place was the surprisingly powerful "Jarhead," which pulled in about $28.7 million in its opening frame, which is a good deal more than anyone (including Universal) was expecting.More…

November 3, 2005

Critical Consensus: "Jarhead" Overflows, "Chicken Little" Undercooked

This week at the movies, we've got bored marines fixing for a fight with Saddam ("Jarhead") and a small piece of poultry who overreacts to acorns hitting him on the head ("Chicken Little"). Which of these films will score with critics?More…

October 31, 2005

"Saw II" Carves Up the Competition at the Weekend Box Office

The quickie sequel to last October's surprise hit "Saw" ruled the Halloween weekend box office, raking in $30.5 million from just under 3,000 screaming screens. By comparison, the original "Saw" had a first-weekend "gross" of just over $18 million a year ago, on its way to a total domestic haul of $55.2 million.More…

August 16, 2005

Trailer Bulletin: Jarhead

Yahoo! Movies brings us the first trailer for Sam Mendes' "Jarhead," which looks like a rather unconventional-looking war movie / comedy / action mixture in the "Three Kings" mold.More…