Bert, Ernie, Elmo Big Bird and the rest of the Sesame Street gang are headed to the big screen again. Heat Vision | THR is reporting that 20th Century Fox has picked up the movie rights to the children’s television show with series writer Joey Mazzarino on board to write the screenplay. Shawn Levy, Michael […]
Update: Article updated with final box office actuals.
The box office generated strong business this weekend, with both Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted and the Ridley Scott sci-fi action prequel Prometheus carving out their own respective strong showings. Prometheus had a stronger opening day — $21.466M vs. $20.651M — but ‘Madagascar 3′ led […]
The Ridley Scott “Alien” prequel Prometheus opened to a very strong $3.56 million from Thursday midnight showings (at 1,368 theaters). That’s a very impressive number, eclipsing both MIB 3 ($1.55M) and last weekend’s “Snow White and the Huntsman” ($1.38M) by more than twofold. Including the Thursday midnights, Prometheus opened Friday to an impressive first place estimated $21.4M […]
Snow White and the Huntsman debuted in first place this weekend with an impressive $56.218M from 3,733 theaters. The $170M-budgeted Rupert Sanders-directed adventure film opened to $20.469M on Friday, increased 2.8% on Saturday to $21.034M and declined 30% on Sunday to $14.715M. ‘Huntsman’ topped last weekend’s “MIB 3″ ($54.593M) to become the year’s fourth best […]
20th Century Fox has selected July 18, 2014 as the release date for the studio’s upcoming Untitled X-Men Sequel. Matthew Vaughn is returning to direct the sequel. The original cast including James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, January Jones, Nicholas Hoult, Caleb Landry Jones and Lucas Till are all expected to reprise their roles for […]
20th Century Fox has announced a title and release date for the sequel to Rupert Wyatt’s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”. Fox has set Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, which Wyatt is returning to direct, will hit theaters on May 23, 2014.
“Rise of the Planet of the Apes” was […]
20th Century Fox fox has pushed back the release of Thor Freudenthal’s Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters by five months from March 15, 2013 to a new date of August 16, 2013. The studio also announced a shift for Kenneth Branagh’s Walking with Dinosaurs which will now hit theaters on December 20, 2013–two months later than […]
20th Century Fox has announced that Independence Day will be getting a full 3D post-conversion for re-release into theaters on July 3, 2013.
Directed by Roland Emmerich, the 1996 original film starred Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum and Randy Quaid and went on to gross more than $817.4M worldwide ($306.2M domestic / $511.2M […]
The two billion-dollar box office phenomenon and winner of 11 Academy Awards®, TITANIC, makes its highly anticipated debut on Blu-ray 2D and 3D on September 14, 2012 from Paramount Home Media Distribution and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Available in high definition for the first time ever, James Cameron’s timeless and unforgettable tour de force will be presented in stunning 2D and 3D, providing a cinematic in-home experience of TITANIC like never before. Marking 101 years ago today that the RMS Titanic was launched into the Belfast Lough, film fans worldwide can now pre-order the epic love story on Blu-ray 2D or Blu-ray 3D™ with participating online retailers.
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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20th Century Fox has released a new trailer for Timur Bekmambetov’s big-screen adaptation of the Seth Grahame-Smith novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Watch the trailer after the jump.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on June 22, 2012. Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Rufus Sewell, Alan Tudyk and Mary Elizabeth Winstead star in the film.
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20th Century Fox has released a new red band trailer for Timur Bekmambetov’s adaptation of the Seth Grahame-Smith novel Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Watch the trailer after the jump.
Grahame-Smith adapated the project, which stars Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jimmi Simpson, Robin McLeavy, Alan Tudyk and Rufus Sewell. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on June 22, 2012.
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Entertainment Weekly has a feature up on Taken 2, click here to read their interview with Liam Neeson, and it includes three photos from the film. Click over the jump to see two more photos. Released in 2009, Taken grossed nearly $227M worldwide ($145.0M domestic / $81.8M foreign) on a budget of just $25M.
Directed by Olivier Megaton, Taken 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on October 5, 2012.
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