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ON SUPER BOWL WEEKEND WARM BODIES HAS BIG KICKOFF

February 4, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

On Super Bowl weekend, Warm Bodies showed a bit of life; everything else was sluggish as a zombie. While it is difficult to estimate ticket sales on Super Bowl Sunday, Lionsgate/Summit Entertainment figured that the zombie movie would earn about $19.51 million over the weekend, largely (about 60 percent) from teenage girls. Last week’s winner, […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: BULLET TO THE HEAD

February 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Sylvester Stallone is probably used to pummeling reviews, but with Bullet to the Head, critics are trying to do to him what Apollo Creed failed to do to Rocky Balboa — finish him off. Writes Scott Bowles in USA Today: “This marks a new low for Sly. Gratuitously violent and brimming with slurs against Asians, […]

STUDIOS OFFER NOTHING SUPER ON SUPER BOWL WEEKEND

February 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

This is the weekend that the movies go up against the Super Bowl. And the Super Bowl will win. To be sure, there’s always at least one studio that adopts a counter-programming strategy for the weekend. This year that studio is Lionsgate/Summit Entertainment, which is offering Warm Bodies about a girl who falls in love […]