Hurricane Irene significantly dampened movie attendance this weekend, but "The Help" still managed to stay afloat. After opening behind "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" upon its debut earlier this month, the buzzworthy film has now managed to claim ...
On the outskirts of Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, a 75-acre former communist-era studio will soon draw a contingent of Hollywood heavies including Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Bruce Willis and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Four new films will open at the box office this weekend: "Moneyball," "Dolphin Tale," "Abduction" and "Killer Elite." "Moneyball," a baseball movie starring Brad Pitt, and the family film "Dolphin Tale" have the best chance at selling the most tickets in theat
A 3-D version of the 1994 cartoon "The Lion King" was the No. 1 film at the box office for the second weekend in a row. The animated movie beat out four new films, including Brad Pitt's "Moneyball," the family film "Dolphin Tale," Taylor Lautner's "Abduction"
Moviegoers weren't interested in shelling out their hard-earned money to see Julia Roberts and Tom Hanks in "Larry Crowne" at the box office over the summer. But judging by today's People's Choice Awards nominations, the two are still some of the most popular
Relativity Media is focusing more on producing movies than acquiring them as it transforms from co-financier to independent studio. With investor Elliott Management having taken control of its co-financing arrangement with Universal Pictures and a similar deal
Relativity Media will buy a commercial spot during the SuperBowl to advertise its military action film "Act of Valor," joining three of Hollywood's six major studios in buying costly promotional time during the most popular sporting event of the year.
With no competition from a "Twilight" film at this year's People's Choice Awards, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2" was free to clean up. The final installment of the wizarding franchise won awards for favorite movie, favorite action movie, favor
"Contraband:" After the end-of-the-year wave of award-seasons hopefuls, the popcorn-flick machine is ramping back up. Case in point: "Contraband," the new heist movie starring Mark Wahlberg as a reformed smuggler pulled back into the underworld. The film, a re
A 3-D re-release of "Beauty and the Beast" will likely be in a tight race for the No. 1 spot at the box office with the Mark Wahlberg action flick "Contraband." Pre-release audience surveys indicate each movie is expected to debut with between $17 million and
The ugly world of drug smuggling beat out a fairy tale "Beauty" at the box office this weekend, as Mark Wahlberg's "Contraband" was the No. 1 pick at the multiplex. The action thriller was the most popular film over the ...