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BOX OFFICE SURPRISES GALORE (Updated)

September 2, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Instructions Not Included, a Spanish-language comedy, came out of nowhere this weekend to surprise box office pundits by earning an estimated $7.5 million in just 347 theaters, landing at No. 5 over the three-day weekend. Its per-theater average of $21,614 far surpassed any other movie in release. By contrast, the No. 1 film, the concert […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: ONE DIRECTION: THIS IS US

August 30, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

In London’s Daily Mail, critic Christopher Tookey commented about the One Direction concert documentary This Is Us: “This pretty much defines the kind of movie that is critic-proof.” Actually, the personable young members of the group had nothing to worry about from the critics. The reviews are overwhelmingly positive. Most agree that the film amounts […]