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THE HELP WORKS ON LABOR DAY (UPDATED)

September 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Even without the benefit of 3D surcharges, DreamWorks/Paramount’s’ The Help easily managed to stay at the top of the box office for the third week in a row, beating a slew of films that did have 3D going for them during the summer, including debuting Shark Night 3D, which pretty much only played 3D venues. […]

BOX OFFICE WILL LABOR TO BREAK SUMMER RECORD

September 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

For the box office, the Labor Day weekend is traditionally the bleakest holiday of the year, and this year is not likely to become an exception. (It also marks the official end of the summer movie season.) Of three new films that are opening wide, only one has been screened for critics. The three are […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE DEBT

September 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The season of the superhero has ended; it’s time for ordinary, thinking folks to populate the screens of movie theaters across the country again. Such is the case with The Debt, starring Helen Mirren, Jessica Chastain, Sam Worthington, and Tom Wilkinson. Virtually all the critics are giving it positive reviews — some more positive than […]