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RODRICK RULES AND SO DOES HIS MOVIE

March 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

It was supposed to be a neck-and-neck race at the weekend box office, according to analysts, with Sucker Punch edging out Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules. It didn’t turn out that way. Wimpy Kid was the winner by a wide margin, taking in $23.8 million versus $19.1 million for Sucker Punch, which was […]

WIMPY KID DELIVERS SUCKER PUNCH

March 28, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Sucker Punch took one itself — of knockout force — from a wimpy kid over the weekend. The Warner Bros. tough-girl action flick opened in the lead at the box office on Friday but quickly lost ground to 20th Century Fox’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, on Saturday and Sunday. Wimpy Kid, in […]

WHAT’LL IT BE, WIMPY BOYS OR BUTT-KICKING BABES?

March 26, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The family-flick sequel Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules is likely to take down the tough-babe fantasy flick Sucker Punch at the box office this weekend — but not by much, say industry forecasters. Each film is expected to take in $20-25 million, while last weekend’s newcomers are expected to fade fast. While $20-25 […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: RODRICK RULES

March 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Critics aren’t exactly beating up on Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules. But most aren’t coming to its defense either. “About the most you can say for it is that it’s inoffensive, which isn’t necessarily what you want in a movie about the humiliations of being a seventh grader with a bullying older brother,” […]