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ABDUCTION OUT ON DVD AND FACEBOOK(!) TODAY

January 17, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

While some studios are doing their utmost to delay rentals of DVDs in the hope of boosting sales of the discs, Lionsgate today (Tuesday) is releasing Abduction, starring Taylor Lautner on just about every rental platform, including digital download and streaming on Facebook. Lionsgate exec Anne Parducci told the London Financial Times that the studio […]

GRAUMAN’S FORECOURT FILLING UP QUICKLY

December 29, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The forecourt of the Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood, which has become a mecca for tourists who come to see the hand and footprints of legendary Hollywood stars, has been the scene of 11 cement ceremonies in the past year, the most in history, according to the Los Angeles Times. Among them: two celebrities who […]

AIN’T LYIN’ — IT’S LION AGAIN (Updated)

September 26, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Oh, ye of little faith, cast thine eyes unto the King who hath risen again. Words to that effect may have been ringing in the ears of miscalculating industry seers and studio executives once again this weekend as The Lion King reigned as the king of the box office for the second weekend in a […]

HARRY POTTER FINALLY BEATS TWILIGHT AMONG TEENS

August 8, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

After years of finding the Twilight movies to be a pain in the neck at the annual Teen Choice awards, a Harry Potter movie has finally come out ahead in most of the voting. Actually, two of them — Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 was selected the best sci-fi movie, while Part […]

TWILIGHT: ECLIPSE BIG WINNER AT MTV MOVIE AWARDS

June 6, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse eclipsed just about everything in sight at the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night. It won the top three categories: best movie, best male performance (Robert Pattinson), and best female performance (Kristen Stewart). It also produced what is likely to be the top viral video of the night. When it was announced […]

ECLIPSE ECLIPSES ALL OTHERS AT PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

January 6, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

It’s not likely to win the Oscar for best film — or even to garner a nomination — but The Twilight Saga: Eclipse was the People’s Choice winner for best overall movie Monday night. It also won for favorite drama, favorite onscreen team (Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, and Robert Pattinson), and best actress (Stewart). Toy […]

“TWILIGHT” STARS REPORTEDLY SET FOR LIFE

July 5, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The three Twilight stars, Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, will each receive $25 million plus 7.5 percent of the gross for the upcoming The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn two-parter, New York magazine reported on its Vulture blog. The magazine estimated that each star will receive about $16 million on the back-end deals, bringing […]