For a second year in a row, moviegoers rushed into theaters following their Thanksgiving feasts to quench their appetite for movies and once again, the Suzanne Collins-based franchise was the big winner, as (Lionsgate) remained #1 for a second weekend in a row with an estimated $57 million for the three-day weekend and $88.7 million including Wednesday and Thursday. This is a similar 53% drop-off to last year’s The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, which earned $74.2 million over the three-day weekend and $110 million in five days.
The teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has hit the web, over a year before the release of J.J. Abrams’ film. It’s arguably the most highly-anticipated trailer in cinema history, and we’ve broken the spectacular 88-second teaser down into high-resolution screengrabs.
It’s possibly the biggest trailer of all time, and it’s finally here! Starring Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Crystal Clarke, Pip Anderson, Christina Chong and Miltos Yerolemou, the J.J. Abrams-directed film will debut in theaters on December 18, 2015
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, hitting theaters December 17, concludes the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins, who joins the Wizard Gandalf and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor.
Earlier this week, Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm Ltd, and a whole slew of movie theaters together announced that the trailer for the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens will debut in select this theaters this Friday. Now, it has been revealed that the trailer will also see release online the same day, November 27!
Based upon the acclaimed comic book by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons, Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.