Walt Disney Animation has dropped the full-length trailer for Big Hero 6 [BHERO] inspired by the Marvel Comic. TJ Miller [TJMIL], Jamie Chung [JCHUN], Damon Wayans Jr. [DWAYJ] and Genesis Rodriguez [GRODR] lead the voice cast of the film set to open on November 7th.
Big Hero 6 is a heartfelt comedy adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, clean freak...Read more »
Boosted by excellent reviews in a lackluster summer blockbuster season, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes [APES2] exceeded expectations with an estimated $73.0 million. The sci-fi sequel attracted an audience that was 58% males and 55% over the age of 25.
After two weeks at the top, Transformers: Age of Extinction [TFRM4] dropped down to second with $16.5 million, bringing its total across $209.3 million.
Tammy [TAMMY] slid 40% in its second weekend to $12.9 million for the third spot. The...Read more »
Advanced primates are set to take over the weekend box office from the sentient robots. Like the latest Transformers, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes [APES2] brings back the CG characters with Andy Serkis [ASERK] motion-capturing Caesar, while featuring an all-new human cast led by Jason Clarke [JCLAR]. Taking place 10 years after Rise of the Planet of the Apes, the PG-13 rated sequel shows humans and apes taking up arms against each other in a post-apocalyptic world. Fox has mounted a...Read more »
Fox Searchlight has revealed the teaser trailer for the drama Wild [WILD1] on Apple. Based on the best-selling memoir by Cheryl Strayed, Reese Witherspoon [RWITH] plays a woman who is suffering from the end of her marriage and the death of her mother. After years of self-destructive behavior, she decides to embark on a journey of self-discovery and healing by hiking 1000 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail by herself. Wild will start in limited release on December 5th.
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Universal has premiered the debut trailer for the biograhhical drama Unbroken [UBRKN] on Apple. Angelina Jolie [AJOLI] directs the incredible real-life story of Louis "Louie" Zamperini, who passed away last week at the age of 97. Jack O'Connell [JAOCO] stars as Louie, who ran as a track athlete in the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, and then became a crewmen abroad a B-24 bomber during World War II. He survived a plane crash at sea, only to be picked up by the Japanese Navy as a prisoner...Read more »
Fox has unleashed the teaser trailer for the Biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings [EXODU] on Apple. Christian Bale [CBALE] stars as Moses who rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, played by Joel Edgerton [JEDGE]. As the Egyptian Kingdom gets afflect by a series of plagues, Moses leads 600,000 Israelite slaves out into the desert and their freedom. Directed by Ridley Scott [RSCOT], Exodus: Gods and Kings arrives in theaters on December 12th.Read more »
Disney has unveiled a new online trailer for the Marvel comic adaptation Guardians of the Galaxy [GOTGX]. While the early teasers emphasized a sense of humor that appealed to the fanboy demographic, the later trailers have focused on the space adventure aspect that's more accessible to all moviegoers.
Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe....Read more »
Fox has released the full-length theatrical trailer for the mystery thriller Gone Girl [GONEG] based on the Gillian Flynn bestseller on Apple.
On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck [BAFFL]) reports that his beautiful wife, Amy (Rosamund Pike [RPIKE]), has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick’s portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the...Read more »
There were little fireworks at the box office this Fourth of July holiday weekend as Transformers: Age of Extinction [TFRM4] stayed in first place with an estimated $36.4 million. The sequel dropped 64% to bring its total to $174.7 milion.
Tammy [TAMMY] finished second with $21.2 million. The comedy has banked $32.9 million since opening on Wednesday.
Deliver Us From Evil [BWRNT] debuted at the third spot with $9.5 million over the weekend and $15.0 million in its first 5 days.
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Three new films open in wide release today ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Business will likely be slow Friday evening as people gather for festivities and fireworks rather hit the movies. Transformers: Age of Extinction [TFRM4] became the year’s first $100 million opener, though not without controversy over Paramount’s apparent fudging of what others in the industry figured should be $97 million. With everything going against it in its second weekend, Transformers: Age of...Read more »