Month: October 2012

Daniel Craig, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett and more join George Clooney’s ‘The Monuments Men’

With just four movies under his belt as a director, George Clooney has established himself as a highly-respected filmmaker who is able to pull together impressive casts and that’s definitely the case with his upcoming dramatic feature, The Monuments Men, which Clooney will star in along with Daniel Craig, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, Jean Dujardin–who bested Clooney at the Oscars for The Artist–John Goodman, Hugh Bonneville and Bob Balaban, according to Deadline.

‘Cloud Atlas’ flops at US box office while ‘Skyfall’ opens big overseas

While Hollywood experienced a weak weekend at the box office in North America, the 23rd James Bond adventure Skyfall took over international theaters and earned an impressive $77.7 million from 25 markets, opening in first place in each market. In the UK alone, the Sam Mendes-directed film opened to $32.4 million, which is the second-biggest opening weekend ever there, trailing only Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.