Lionsgate has released a new trailer for the sci-fi sequel The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 [HGAM3] based on the last book in the dystopian series by Suzanne Collins.
The next chapter finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence [JLAWR]) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore [JMOOR]) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson [JHUTC]) and a...Read more »
A new weekend box office champion is crowned as the thriller No Good Deed [NOGDD] earned an estimated $24.5 million. The film connected with its target audience at 70% African-Americans and 60% female.
Dolphin Tale 2 [DLPH2] debuted in second place with $16.6 million, falling short of the first film. The family film skewed older than expected with 63% female and 56% over the age of 25.
Guardians of the Galaxy finished third with $8.0 million to up its total to a 2014 best $305.9 million.... Read more »
Summit has unveiled the trailer for their recently acquired actioner John Wick [JWICK] and quickly slotted for wide release on October 24th. Keanu Reeves [KREEV] stars as an assassin who goes after the men who unwittingly stole his car and killed his beloved dog.
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After the slowest summer season in over a decade, a couple of new films will try to jumpstart the fall box office. Warner Bros. targets the family audience with the PG-rated sequel Dolphin Tale 2 [DLPH2]. The prosthetic-finned Winter returns along witha his human co-stars lead by Morgan Freeman and Ashley Judd. Three years ago, Dolphin Tale opened to $19.2 million. Advance tickets sales for the sequel are outpacing the original. Diving into 3656 theaters, Dolphin Tale 2 should splash to...Read more »
Roadside Attractions has released the domestic trailer for the western The Homesman [HOMSM] featuring an all-star cast led by Hilary Swank [HSWAN] and Tommy Lee Jones [TLJON], who also directed. The film premiered at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival to a mixed reception.
When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven to the brink, the task of saving them from their surroundings falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy (Hilary Swank). Transporting the...Read more »
Universal has revealed the trailer for the erotic thriller The Boy Next Door [BOYND]. Jennifer Lopez [JLOPE] stars as a mother who gets involved in a forbidden attraction with her young neighbor, played by Ryan Guzman [RGUZM]. When she ends the relationship, he wouldn't let go and turns pyschotic. The Boy Next Door hits theaters on January 23rd.
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With all the studios bowing out from opening a film this weekend, six-weeks old Guardian of the Galaxy topped the box office with an estimated $10.2 million. The space adventure has push its total to $294.6 million.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles remained in second with $6.5 million to bring its total to $174.6 million.
The November Man [NOVMN] dropped 47% to $4.2 million in its second weekend for fifth overall.
At the sixth spot, As Above/So Below [AASB] tumbled 57% from its opening...Read more »
Warner Bros. has uploaded a new trailer for the comedy sequel Horrible Bosses 2 [HBOS2]. This time around, the trio played by Jason Bateman [JBATE], Charlie Day [CDAY] and Jason Sudekis [JSUDE] get into the kidnap for ransom game. When their millionaire investor, played by Christoph Waltz [CWALT], steals their business, they decide to kisnap his son, played by Chris Pine [CPINE]. Turn down for what? Horrible Bosses 2 returns to theaters on November 26th.
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Sony has unveiled a second, full-length trailer for the actioner The Equalizer [EQLIZ] set to the music of Eminem. Denzel Washington [DWASH] stars as McCall, adapted from the 1980s TV series, who has his own particular set of skill.
When McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by -- he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the...Read more »
Wrapping up the summer as the season's top film, Guardians of the Galaxy topped the 4-day holiday weekend box office with an estimated $22.2 million. The space adventure has banked $280.5 million after 5 weeks.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles [TMNT1] remained in second with $15.7 million to bring its total to $166.4 million.
Sophomore pic If I Stay [ISTAY] grossed $11.6 million in its second weekend to finishe third ahead of Let's Be Cops [LBCOP] at $10.6 million.
As Above, So Below...Read more »