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BOX OFFICE CONTINUES TO IMPROVE

January 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Last year’s box office got off to such a sluggish start that even a weekend during which all of the top-12 films combined grossed less than $100 million can look pretty good by comparison. Such was the case last weekend when the 12 films at the top of the box office earned just $98.3 million. […]

STUDIO DANCES WITH WOLVES AS THE GREY DEBUTS WITH $20M (Updated)

January 30, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s not yet quite in the black, but The Grey got off to a terrific start over the weekend, wolfing down an estimated $20 million and coming in at the high end of early forecasts. Even after the film debuted on Friday with a better-than-decent $6.5 million, most pundits were still predicting that it would […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: MAN ON A LEDGE

January 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Virtually all the critics are avoiding using the term “gripping” to describe Man on a Ledge, the drama starring Sam Worthington in which for most of the film he is seen perched on a 14-inch ledge on the 21st floor of the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. The reason, it would seem, has less to […]