DreamWorks Animation finally got out of its slump in a huge way as Home [SMEKD] hit an estimated $54.0 million to top the weekend box office. The debut is DWA's biggest since Madagascar 3: Most Wanted opened at $60.3 million in 2012. The musical will be the only animated film for the next two months.
Get Hard [GHARD] locked up $34.6 million to debut in second place. The controversial comedy drew a crowd that was 54% male and 61% over the age of 25.
Last weekend' champ Insurgent [DVRG3]...Read more »
Eon Productions has released the teaser for the 24th James Bond film SPECTRE [JB24]. The fourth entry starring Daniel Craig [DCRAI] as secret agent 007 delves further into Bond's childhood past and links Mr. White of the Quantum organization to the ultimate Bond villain, played by Christoph Waltz [CWALT]. SPECTRE arrives in theaters on November 6th.
A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the...Read more »
The Weinstein Co. and Eminem have revealed the trailer for the hard-hitting sports drama Southpaw [SUPAW] directed by Antoine Fuqua [AFUQU] and starring Jake Gyllenhaal [JGYLL], Forest Whitaker [FWHIT] and Rachel McAdams [RMCAD]. Southpaw lands in theaters on July 31st.
Billy “The Great” Hope (Gyllenhaal) is the reigning Junior Middleweight Champion whose unorthodox stance, the so-called “Southpaw,” consists of an ineloquent, though brutal, display of offensive fighting…one fueled by...Read more »
As the NCAA basketball tournament pares down from the Sweet 16 to the Final Four this weekend, two films target at different demographics, Get Hard [GHARD] and Home [SMEKD] will fight for number one at the box office. Warner Bros. is likely to prevail with the R-rated comedy teaming of Will Ferrell [WFERR] and Kevin Hart [KHART]. While Ferrell has not been seen since Anchorman 2 in December 2013, Hart has starred in 6 films during the same span with The Wedding Ringer opening just 2 months...Read more »
Open Road has dropped the teaser trailer for the teen drama Dope [DOPE] on Apple, which they picked up at this year's Sundance Film Festival for $7 million. The coming-of-age story set in 1990s Inglewood, California was an overnight sensation with critics and audiences alike.
Malcolm (Shameik Moore) is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party...Read more »
Sony has unveiled the teaser trailer for the faith-based drama War Room [WARRM] from the Kendrick Brothers who previously created Fireproof and Courageous.
Tony and Elizabeth Jordan have it all—great jobs, a beautiful daughter, and their dream house. But appearances can be deceiving. Tony and Elizabeth Jordan’s world is actually crumbling under the strain of a failing marriage. While Tony basks in his professional success and flirts with temptation, Elizabeth resigns herself to increasing...Read more »
Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions have released the trailer for the sci-fi drama Maggie [MAGIE] on Facebook. Set in a time when a zombie epidemic has ravaged the country, Arnold Schwarzenegger [ASCHW] stars as a small-town farmer whose teenage daughter, played by Abigail Breslin [ABRES] has becomes infected and targeted for quarantine. As she turns less human, he fights to protect her from the authorities that want to take her away. Maggie begins in limited release on May 8th.
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Warner Bros. has uploaded the full-length trailer for the feature continuation of the HBO series Entourage [ENTOR], which will spoil all the celebrity cameos.
Vincent Chase (Adrian Grenier), together with his boys, Eric (Kevin Connolly), Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) and Johnny (Kevin Dillon), are back…and back in business with super-agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold (Jeremy Piven). Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate the...Read more »
Relativity has revealed their official trailer for the concert film Hillsong - Let Hope Rise [HSLHR] on Apple. The documentary chronicles the rise of the Christian band, Hillsong UNITED, from a tiny church in Australia to an international ministry with millions of followers worldwide. Warner Bros. was originally set to distribute the film in April before Relativity acquired Hillsong - Let Hope Rise for moderate release on May 29th.Read more »
Paramount has unveiled the theatrical trailer for their action franchise sequel Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation [MISS5]. Tom Cruise [TCRUI] returns as Ethan Hunt to lead his fifth Mission: Impossible. Washington bureaucrats have disbanded The Impossible Mission Force (IMF) and a secret organization known as "The Syndicate" is out to eliminate the members one by one. Hunt reunites the last of his team, played by Jeremy Renner [JRENN], Simon Pegg [SPEGG] and Ving Rhames [VRHAM] as well...Read more »