One week before the summer blockbuster season blasts off, Fox counters with the female-centric comedy The Other Woman [OTHRW]. Cameron Diaz [CDIAZ], Leslie Mann [LMANN] and Kate Upton [KUPTO] star as three scorned women who team up to exact revenge on the same man, played by Nikolaj Coster-Waldau [NCOST] of "Games of Thrones" fame. While the PG-13 rated film is targeted at women, the cast is appealing enough for their husbands and boyfriends as well. Showing in 3024 theaters, The Other...Read more »
Fox has revealed the greenband, theatrical trailer for the buddy fake cop comedy Let's Be Cops [LBCOP] on Apple. Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr. star as best pals who dressed up as police officers for a costume party, but then realizes wearing the uniforms has its privileges. They decide to carry on the charade for fun and service, until they cross paths with dangerous criminals and dirty cops. Let's Be Cops rides into theaters on August 13th.
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Universal has uncovered the trailer for the Legendary produced horror film As Above, So Below [AASB]. A team of urban explorers step into the catacombs beneath the streets of Paris, where bones and other secrets have been stored for centuries. However, they descend into madness and terror when supernatural forces bring back their personal demons to haunt them. As Above, So Below surfaces in theaters on August 15th.
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Lionsgate has unleashed the debut trailer for the Blumhouse produced horror film Jessabelle [JESAB]. "Returning to her childhood home in Louisiana to recuperate from a horrific car accident, Jessabelle comes face to face with a long-tormented spirit that has been seeking her return -- and has no intention of letting her escape." The PG-13 rated film opens on August 29th.
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Sony has uploaded the greenband, theatrical trailer for the raunchy comedy Sex Tape [SEXTP], which presumably will play in front of The Other Woman this weekend. Sex Tape starts in theaters on July 25th.
When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying out every position in The Joy of Sex in...Read more »
Holding the Easter holiday weekend with a better than expected 36% decline, Captain America: The Winter Soldier [CAPA2] earned $26.6 million retained the weekend box office title. The superhero sequel has amassed $201.5 million.
Rio 2 [RIO2] stayed in the second spot with $22.5 million. The animated film dropped 43% in its second weekend to bring its total to $75.4 million.
Heaven is for Real [HVNFR] debuted in third place at $21.5 million. The audience was 62% female and 50% under 35. ...Read more »
Warner Bros. has premiered the theatrical trailer for the musical Jersey Boys [JBOYS] on Apple. Clint Eastwood [CEAST] directs the feature adaptation of the Broadway stage musical about how four young men came together during the 1960s to form the singing group The Four Seasons. Jersey Boys hits theaters on June 20th.
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Four new films open over the Easter holiday weekend, but the animated holdover Rio 2 [RIO2] is likely to ascend to first place. The first Rio slipped 33% over Easter weekend in 2011. Rio 2’s weekdays are slightly behind Rio, so a 35% decline would place Rio 2 a around $25 million, which could be enough to edge out the competition.
Johnny Depp [JDEPP] toplines the sci-fi thriller Transcendence [TRNSC] as a dying scientist whose consciousness gets uploaded into the digital cloud. While...Read more »
A24 has released the full-length trailer for the thriller The Rover [ROVER], which has just been announced as an official selection of the Midnight Screenings at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. Guy Pearce [GPEAR] and Robert Pattinson [RPATT] star in the post-apocalyptic thriller written and directed by David Michôd (Animal Kingdom). The Rover will open first in NY/LA on June 13th before expanding nationwide the following weekend on June 20th.
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Open Road has debuted the teaser trailer for The Green Inferno [GRNFR], the first horror film directed by Eli Roth [EROTH] since 2007's Hostel Part II. A group of American activists travel deep into the South American jungle to save a tribe from extinction, but they turned out to be cannibals with them on the menu. The Green Inferno is served on September 5th.