Spring Breakers (2013)

Release Date: March 22, 2013 (initial wide release). Director: Harmony Korine. Stars: James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez. Runtime: 94 min. It's a movie that gets so much better after you think about it quite a bit. Brit (Ashley Benson), Candy (Vanessa Hudgens), Cotty (Rachel Korine) and Faith (Selena Gomez) are four friends anxious to let loose during … Continue reading Spring Breakers (2013)


The Croods (2013)

  The Croods Release Date: March 22, 2013 Director: Kirk De Micco, Chris Sanders Stars (voices): Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds Runtime: 98 min Tagline: The Journey Begins Meet the Croods, the world's first family who live strictly in routine thanks to a strict father, Grug (voiced by Nicolas Cage). There's also the eldest … Continue reading The Croods (2013)

March 29 Box Office Predictions: ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’, ‘The Host’, Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation’

This weekend, we're seeing three new big releases: G.I. Joe: Retaliation, The Host and Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor. The initial buzz on the new G.I. Joe is that it's a lot better than the first (on Rotten Tomatoes, 34% of critics liked it; while the second is just clinging onto a … Continue reading March 29 Box Office Predictions: ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’, ‘The Host’, Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation’

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone Release Date: March 15, 2013 Director: Don Scardino Stars: Steve Carell, Jim Carrey, Olivia Wilde Runtime: 100 min Burt Wonderstone (Steve Carell) was that one kid who always got picked on growing up. Then he received the Rance Holloway (Alan Arkin) magic kit for his birthday and... well, nothing changed with … Continue reading The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)

Admission (2013)

Admission Release Date: March 22, 2013 Director: Paul Weitz Stars: Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Nat Wolff Runtime: 117 min Tagline: Let someone in Portia (Tina Fey) is an admissions officer at Princeton University, who swears she just isn't a sadist who drives on saying no. She seems to be afraid of commitment and she's a … Continue reading Admission (2013)

Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Release Date: December 17, 2004 Director: Brad Silberling Stars: Jim Carrey, Jude Law, Meryl Streep Runtime: 108 min Tagline: On December 17, Christmas cheer takes a holiday Violet (Emily Browning), Klaus (Liam Aiken), and Sunny Baudelaire (Kara Hoffman and Shelby Hoffman) are three intelligent young children who receive … Continue reading Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

March 22-24 Box Office Predictions: ‘The Croods’, ‘Olympus Has Fallen’, ‘Admission’, ‘Spring Breakers’

The new releases   The box office is getting some of its edge back with some solid earnings as of late (if you don't count that Burt Wonderstone bomb). This weekend we're seeing four new releases: the new Tina Fey/Paul Rudd comedy, Admission; the animated prehistoric flick, DreamWorks' The Croods; a terrorist attack action/thriller, Olympus … Continue reading March 22-24 Box Office Predictions: ‘The Croods’, ‘Olympus Has Fallen’, ‘Admission’, ‘Spring Breakers’

March 15-17 Box Office Results

Oz The Great and Powerful saw a 47.9% drop to $41.2 million, while The Incredible Burt Wonderstone bombed at $10.1 million and The Call over-performed at $17.1 million. Title: Result Prediction/Difference (Over/Under) 1. Oz the Great and Powerful: $41,252,704 - $43, 750, 000/ $2, 497, 296 over 2. The Call: $17,118,745 - $11, 500, 000/ … Continue reading March 15-17 Box Office Results

Despicable Me (2010)

Release Date:July 9, 2010. Director:Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud. Stars:Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand. Runtime:95 min. Despicable Me is so cute, it almost hurts one's face. Gru (voiced by Steve Carell) is a super villain down-on-his-luck who has had failed scheme after failed scheme. After this new villain called Vector (Jason Segel) stole the pyramid, he is looked … Continue reading Despicable Me (2010)

Snitch (2013)

Released: February 22, 2013. Director: Ric Roman Waugh. Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Barry Pepper, Jon Bernthal. Runtime: 1hr 52 min. Tagline: How far would you go to save your son? Snitch, a film based on a true story, opens with a young man, Jason Collins (Rafi Gavron), talking to a buddy on Skype. The best friend asks if he can … Continue reading Snitch (2013)