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“THE PEOPLE” NAME THEIR FAVORITE MOVIES

January 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The People’s Choice Awards, the entertainment industry’s only major popularity contest, named Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II favorite movie of 2011. It also received awards for favorite action movie, movie ensemble, and book adaptation. Johnny Depp and Emma Stone received the favorite actor and actress awards. Among other awards, Water for Elephants […]

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 […]

ANIMAL RIGHTS GROUP BLASTS ELEPHANTS MOVIE

May 10, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

A group called Animal Defenders International (ADI) has posted video online which it claims shows members of the company that supplied the animals for Water for Elephants abusing elephants while training them. In particular, the video allegedly shows Tai — named Rosie in the film — being given electric shocks with hand-held stun guns while […]

RIO STAYS ON TOP

April 25, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Rio gave all of its competitors the bird over the Easter weekend as it took in an estimated $26.8 million domestically and $44 million overseas to bring its worldwide total to $286 million. The film, which is voiced by Jesse Eisenberg and Anne Hathaway, has in less than three weeks (it opened abroad a week […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: WATER FOR ELEPHANTS

April 22, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

Sara Gruen’s novel Water for Elephants has managed to maintain a foothold on one New York Times best seller list or another for more than three years. Even now, the novel, set in a 1930s traveling circus, tops the Paperback Mass-Market Fiction list and is No. 2 on the Paperback Trade Fiction list. So it […]