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GREEN HORNET GREENER THAN EXPECTED

January 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

After a significant improvement in ticket sales on Saturday, Sony estimated that The Green Hornet would wind up with $34 million for the three-day weekend and $40.5 million for the four-day Martin Luther King holiday. On Saturday, the studio had estimated that Friday’s gross had totaled $11.2 million, at the low end of analysts’ estimates. […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE DILEMMA

January 14, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The real dilemma that critics are facing in reviewing The Dilemma, starring Vince Vaughn and Kevin James, is figuring out what kind of a movie it is. Is it a comedy, like Ron Howard’s Splash or Parenthood, or is it a poignant relationship movie involving two straight male friends? Well, it turns out that it’s […]

STEPHEN KING BOOK TO BE BOTH TV AND MOVIE SERIES

December 30, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

In a unique movie/TV package, Stephen King’s The Dark Tower will be adapted into a series of movies and television dramas to be directed by Ron Howard. According to the New York Post, the drama will begin with a feature theatrical film. It will then continue as a TV series, followed by a second film […]

HAPPY DAYS DAD BOSLEY DEAD AT 83

October 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tom Bosley, best remembered for his role as Howard Cunningham — “Mr. C” — on the ’70s sitcom Happy Days, has died in Palm Springs, CA of heart failure at age 83. He had also been battling lung cancer. In a statement, director Ron Howard, who portrayed Cunningham’s son Richie on the sitcom, said, “My […]