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“Sonic the Hedgehog” Held Off “Call of the Wild” to Keep the #1 Spot at the Box Office

“Sonic the Hedgehog” Held Off “Call of the Wild” to Keep the #1 Spot at the Box Office

“Sonic the Hedgehog” just barely held off HARRISON FORD and a fake dog to stay at #1 at the box office for a second straight week.  “Sonic” made another $26.3 million, and “Call of the Wild” opened with $24.8 million. Here’s the Top 10 . . .     1.  “Sonic the Hedgehog”, $26.3 million.  Up to $106.6 million in its 2nd week.   2.  NEW:  “Call…MORE

THE OSCARS

THE OSCARS

“Parasite” became the first foreign-language film to win Best Picture at last night’s Oscars.  Other winners included Brad Pitt, Joaquin Phoenix, Renee Zellweger, and Laura Dern.  And Eminem made a surprise appearance to sing his Oscar-winning song “Lose Yourself”. “Parasite” had a huge night at the Oscars, becoming the first Foreign-language movie to win Best Picture. It also won Best International Feature and…MORE

“Bird of Prey” Won the Box Office, But It Also Kinda Bombed

“Bird of Prey” Won the Box Office, But It Also Kinda Bombed

The Harley Quinn movie “Birds of Prey” easily won the box office over the weekend . . . but it only made $33.3 million, which is a big disappointment. As recently as last Thursday, the studio was expecting around $45 million in its opening weekend . . . while some industry experts said it was tracking to make around $60 million.…MORE

New in Theaters: Hansel & Gretel Horror and a Blake Lively Revenge Thriller

New in Theaters: Hansel & Gretel Horror and a Blake Lively Revenge Thriller

1.  “The Rhythm Section“  (R)  Trailer When Blake Lively learns that the plane crash that killed her family wasn’t an accident, she vows revenge on everyone responsible.  Jude Law plays a former MI6 agent who trains her and Sterling K. Brown is someone they turn to for information. It’s made by the same company that does the James Bond movies.  But rather than try…MORE

“Bad Boys for Life” Held on to the Top Spot at the Box Office

“Bad Boys for Life” Held on to the Top Spot at the Box Office

Without any major competition, “Bad Boys for Life” kept the top spot at the box office for a second straight week, with another $34 million.  “1917” came in second, with $15.8 million.     Here’s the Top 10:     1.  “Bad Boys for Life”, $34 million.  Up to $120.6 million in its 2nd week.   2.  “1917”, $15.8 million.  Up to…MORE

Six Movies Opening over the Holidays

Six Movies Opening over the Holidays

Here are the biggest movies coming out over the holidays . . .   1.  Opening Christmas Day . . . “Spies in Disguise“ (PG) . . . an animated movie starring Will Smith as a legendary spy and Tom Holland as the tech nerd who teams up with him to save the world after accidentally turning Will into a pigeon. The…MORE

“Venom” Won the Box Office, but “A Star is Born” Had a Strong Second-Place Opening

“Venom” Won the Box Office, but “A Star is Born” Had a Strong Second-Place Opening

“Venom”crushed the record for an October opening, by debuting with $80 million this weekend.  The previous record-holder was “Gravity”, with $55.8 million.  Meanwhile, “A Star is Born” had a respectable second-place opening, with $41.3 million.  Here’s this weekend’s Top 10 . . . 1.  NEW:  “Venom”, $80 million. 2.  NEW:  “A Star is Born”, $41.3…MORE

New in Theaters: “Smurfs: The Lost Village” and “Going in Style”

New in Theaters: “Smurfs: The Lost Village” and “Going in Style”

1.  “Smurfs: The Lost Village“  (PG)  Trailer Smurfette joins Brainy, Clumsy, and Hefty Smurf on a quest through the Forbidden Forest to find a lost Smurf village before Gargamel does.  Demi Lovato is the new voice of Smurfette and Rainn Wilson is Gargamel. The rest of the cast includes Mandy Patinkin as Papa Smurf, Jack McBrayer from “30…MORE

THE OSCAR NOMINEES

THE OSCAR NOMINEES

“La La Land” Tied an All-Time Record for the Most Oscar Nominations The Academy announced this year’s Oscar nominees yesterday, and the musical “La La Land” with Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone led the way 14 nominations.  That ties the all-time record. The other movies to get 14 are “Titanic” in 1998 and “All About…MORE

“Star Wars 8” Tops a List of the Most Anticipated Movies of 2017

“Star Wars 8” Tops a List of the Most Anticipated Movies of 2017

RottenTomatoes.com surveyed hundreds of movie critics to determine the most anticipated movies of the year . . . even though your mother-in-law could’ve just TOLD them it was “Fifty Shades Darker”.  They crunched the numbers, and “Star Wars 8” came out on top, obviously.  The Top Five broke down like this:   “Star Wars: Episode…MORE

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