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BOX OFFICE NEEDS HELP; THE HELP DOESN’T

August 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Summer may not be officially over, but it is so far as the box office is concerned. The top twelve films together earned only $106.4 million over the weekend, off 3.5 percent from a year ago, when the second week of The Expendables led with $17 million. This weekend’s leader, The Help, performed better than […]

NO REVIEWS FOR SPY KIDS 4

August 19, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World was not screened for U.S. critics. It was screened for British critics, however, and their unanimously negative reviews may explain why it was not for their American cousins. Typical is the one appearing in the London Daily Telegraph, which begins: “Robert Rodriguez’s children’s films […]