August 8, 2014
Parental Guidance: TMNT, The Hundred-Foot Journey and More
This week, Christy breaks down the children's cartoon turned film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the fifth installment of the popular dance franchise Step Up: All In, the food-loving, family friendly The Hundred-Foot Journey and on DVD the young adult action packed Divergent and the racing adventure film Need for Speed.
August 5, 2014
New on DVD & Blu-Ray: Need for Speed, Divergent, and Oculus
Though critics weren't particularly kind to all of the films available this week on home video, we've got a number of titles that cater to specific audiences, and if you're part of one of those audiences, you should find something worthwhile here. The biggest films this week include a racing action film, a dystopian YA adaptation, a well-reviewed horror thriller, and a faith-based drama. Then we've got some smaller choices, including an Australian film currently playing select theaters, and some noteworthy choices on television. Read on for details.
July 22, 2014
Now Streaming: Divergent, The Master, Manhunter, and More
This week on streaming video, we've got the fledgling installment of a new YA adaptation franchise, a documentary about internet activist Aaron Swartz, and some noteworthy choices on Netflix, including a PT Anderson's most recent drama and Michael Mann's Hannibal Lecter tale. Read on for details.
March 24, 2014
Box Office Guru Wrapup: Divergent Crushes the Competition
This weekend, grossing more than the next five films combined, the futuristic thriller Divergent opened at number one in North America with a muscular debut ranking as the year's biggest opening for a live-action movie. The Lionsgate release collected an estimated $56M from 3,936 theaters for a spectacular $14,228 average. IMAX and 3D screens helped boost ticket prices with the large-screen format accounting for an impressive 16% of the weekend business.
March 21, 2014
Video: Divergent Cast Gets Personality Quiz
In Divergent, the post-apocalyptic world divides all of its inhabitants into one of five factions in order to promote a peaceful existence: Erudite (intelligent), Abnegation (selfless), Dauntless (brave), Candor (honesty), and Amity (peaceful).
Grae Drake administers a very scientific test to Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Tony Goldwyn, Ashley Judd, Mekhi Pfeiffer, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney, Miles Teller, Ben Lloyd-Hughes, and Christian Madsen.
July 15, 2013
San Diego Comic Con 2013: Where to Find Us
The San Diego Comic Con is a buffet of magic from the worlds of comic books, television, art, movies, and spandex costumes. Nearly the entire Rotten Tomatoes team will be in attendance, bringing you updates in every available form of media.