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HANNA STRONGER THAN EXPECTED; ARTHUR WEAKER

April 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hold on! Russell Brand pictures did not finish in first and second place at the weekend box office as Sunday estimates had indicated. Final figures did indeed put the animated Hop, for which Brand provided the voice of the lead character, in first place with $21.3 million, but “lovable drunk” flick Arthur, which also starred […]

BOX OFFICE TO DISPLAY BRAND NAME PRODUCTS

April 8, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Russell Brand is just about guaranteed a first-place finish at the weekend box office. He’s the voice behind the animated character in Hop, the top ticket-seller last weekend, and he’s also the star of Arthur, the remake of the 1981 comedy that starred the late Dudley Moore. Analysts predict that Hop will remain in the […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: YOUR HIGHNESS

April 8, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The last time we saw Natalie Portman and James Franco together was the night of the Oscar awards. Given critical reaction to their performances in Your Highness, we may see them next year at the Razzies. “Why did they do it?” asks Roger Ebert in the Chicago Sun-Times, who calls the movie “a juvenile excrescence […]