Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax exceeded all expectations and opened with an estimated $70.7M from 3,729 theaters, delivering the year’s biggest opening weekend. The project opened on Friday to an estimated $17.4M, but exploded to an estimated $31.3M on Saturday (+80%). Universal is projecting a 30% dip on Sunday to $22.0M.
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Originally set up at Universal Studios, Hasbro’s movie project based on the classic toy Stretch Armstrong has moved over to Relativity Media. Additionally, Taylor Lautner is no longer attached to star in the project, Heat Vision | THR reports. Director Rob Letterman and producer Imagine Entertainment are also no longer attached.
Despite the misteps, the [...]
Relativity Media has pushed back the release date of the “Snow White” film Mirror, Mirror from March 16, 2012 to March 30, 2012. Directed by Tarsem Singh and starring Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Armie Hammer, Nathan Lane and Sean Bean, Mirror, Mirror will now go up against “The Pirates! Band of Misfits” and “Wrath of the [...]
Relativity Media has released the first movie trailer for their upcoming Snow White project, Tarsem Singh’s Mirror Mirror. Watch the trailer after the jump.
Mirror Mirror stars Lily Collins, Julia Roberts and Armie Hammer and is scheduled to hit theaters on March 26, 2012.
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Relativity Media announced today that the long-awaited title for its upcoming spectacular reimagining of the classic Snow White fairy tale is Mirror Mirror. Filming for the comedy action adventure wrapped in mid-September under the stylish direction of Tarsem Singh (Immortals, The Cell). The theatrical release date is set for March 16, 2012.
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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Director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo has exited Relativity Media’s reboot of The Crow. Fresnadillo is committed to directing Summit Entertainment’s reboot of Highlander and therefore can’t take on The Crow.
Yahoo! Movies and EW have posted new photos from the upcoming Tarsem Singh-directed Untitled Snow White Project from Relativity Media.
The film stars Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Armie Hammer, Nathan Lane and Sean Bean and is scheduled to hit theaters on March 16, 2012. Click over the jump to check out a selection of photos.
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Bradley Cooper has exited Relativity Media’s remake of the 1990s comic The Crow. Heat Vision | THR reports Cooper had to exit the project over scheduling conflicts. Juan Carlos Fresnadillo is still attached as director.
Sean Bean is in final negotiations to play the King in the untitled Snow White project from director Tarsem Singh.
He’ll star opposite Lily Collins (Snow White), Julia Roberts (Wicked Stepmother) and Armie Hammer (Prince).
The project is scheduled to hit theaters on March 16, 2012.
Relativity Media’s President of Worldwide Production Tucker Tooley announced today the studio has optioned the feature film rights for Voltron™ from World Event Productions, and will adapt the live-action big screen version from the 1984 cult-classic animated series Voltron: Defender of the Universe™. The project was brought to Relativity through their deal with Atlas Entertainment’s Charles Roven and Richard Suckle, whose company will shepherd the project.
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Relativity Media has released a new trailer for the upcoming fantasy drama Immortals. Watch the trailer after the jump.
Immortals is scheduled to hit theaters on November 11, 2011. The film stars Henry Cavill, Stephen Dorff, Luke Evans and is directed by Tarsem Singh.
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After sneaking into 324 locations (including 239 Imax theaters) Thursday — and garnering more than 100,000 participants and $1M in the process — J.J. Abrams’ Super 8 opened Friday at 3,379 theaters (no 3D, but 240 Imax theaters) and grossed an estimated $12.2M (including an estimated $500,000 at 1,524 midnight locations–Note: The $12.2M figure does not include [...]