Brad Pitt's World War II tank film Fury topped the North American box office charts opening to an estimated $23.5M for Sony. The brutal R-rated drama averaged a sturdy $7,406 from 3,173 locations and opened in between the $22M of George Clooney's The Monuments Men from February and the $25.7M of Tom Hanks' Captain Phillips from this same month last year. All skewed to an older adult audience using an A-list actor as the anchor.
Season one of The Knick concluded Friday night on Cinemax with the episode "Crutchfield." Here's what critics had to say!
This week's Ketchup covers the week when both Marvel and Warner Bros made big superhero movie announcements (Captain America 3, The Flash, Cyborg, Suicide Squad, etc). Other movies did still make the news, however, like Ghost in the Shell, Pete's Dragon, Pirates of the Caribbean 5, and... Minecraft?
In the promo for ABC's Oct. 16 How to Get Away With Murder, nine simple words are the teaser -- and while those words did not disappoint, critics found the quiet moment of Viola Davis removing her wig and makeup to be the most powerful moment of the week. Caution: spoilers within.
This week, Christy looks at the vibrant fantasy-adventure The Book of Life and on DVD the ultimate superhero ensemble X-Men:Days of Future Past, and the animated kid-friendly Mr. Peabody & Sherman.
"Thursday Night Football" took Thursday for CBS, however.
She's reportedly been offered $10 million to star in DreamWorks' live-action adaptation.
David Ayer's DC project is already building its cast.
He'd play "a resident of a logging community that tells stories of dragons."
The director says it was "taken away from me, redited, scored and mixed" without his input.
He'll adapt Peter Straub's 1980 novel into one of the network's growing list of "event series."
"White Collar" vet Willie Garson is set to co-star and produce.
When the boss is away, the team will play...lots of clips of Channing Tatum spouting catch phrases. They cover the usual movies in theaters, including Fury, The Book of Life, The Best of Me, Birdman, and Dear White People. New DVDs include X-Men: Days of Future Past, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, and Fargo. On television, Sarah discusses The Affair, The Walking Dead, Jane the Virgin, and Marry Me. Listen for Tim and Grae's impromptu role play!
This week at the movies, we've got soldiers in a tank (Fury, starring Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf), a princess and her suitors (The Book of Life, with voice performances by Channing Tatum and Zoe Saldana), and star-crossed lovers (The Best of Me, starring Michelle Monaghan and James Marsden). What do the critics have to say?
But "Modern Family" and "Black-ish" took the 18-49 demographic.
Which role will the franchise vet play?
And Guillermo del Toro is already thinking about "Pacific Rim 3."
Levy's interested in adapting the hugely popular game "with an eye to direct."
Another app battling for access to cord-cutters' dollars.
Oct. 23, 2015 will be truly outrageous.