Wednesday, April 1, 2020

AVENGERS MAY BE SETTING MIDWEEK RECORDS, TOO

May 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Disney/Marvel’s The Avengers continued to rack up ticket sales during midweek that would have been the envy of any studio on a weekend. On Monday, the movie earned $18.9 million, followed by $17.7 million on Tuesday. Those would appear to be near-record — or possibly record — figures for a film that did not open […]

HARRY POTTER FINALLY BEATS TWILIGHT AMONG TEENS

August 8, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

After years of finding the Twilight movies to be a pain in the neck at the annual Teen Choice awards, a Harry Potter movie has finally come out ahead in most of the voting. Actually, two of them — Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 was selected the best sci-fi movie, while Part […]

REPORT: WARNERS “FURIOUS” WITH RADCLIFFE

March 2, 2011 by · 4 Comments 

Following what today’s (Wednesday) New York Post described as “tense negotiations,” Warner Bros. has agreed to buy up all the tickets at the Broadway theater where Daniel Radcliffe will be starring in a revival of the musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying on several nights in July so that Radcliffe will be […]

3D VERSION OF NEXT HARRY POTTER PIC ABANDONED

October 8, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Although Warner Bros. announced as long ago as last January that it was working on a 3D version of its two-part Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, it said today that it had abandoned plans to release the first part in 3D because there wasn’t enough time for it to “meet the highest standards of […]