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.
After switching studios from Sony to Universal and leading men from Christian Bale to Michael Fassbender, the Steve Jobs biopic continues full speed ahead as Deadline reports that Oscar-winner Natalie Portman has boarded the film.
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water stars Antonio Banderas, Tom Kenny, Clancy Brown, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke, Carolyn Lawrence and Douglas Lawrence. Directed by Paul Tibbitt, the film hits theaters on February 6, 2015.
Ridley Scott remains very active in the sequel’s development, but now says his plan is to serve only as producer with a helmer expected to be announced in the near future.
20th Century Fox is excited to share 4 NEW Domestic Character Posters for their upcoming film KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE, featuring Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Taron Egerton, and the adorable Dog.
Earlier today, Film Independent announced the nominations for the 30th Annual Spirit Awards, which will be announced on February 21, 2015 in a live ceremony from Santa Monica, airing on IFC at 2pm Pacific and 5pm Eastern.
Opening in 3D, 2D and IMAX theaters on June 12, 2015, the anticipated movie stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins, Jake Johnson, Nick Robinson, Irrfan Khan, Vincent D’Onofrio, BD Wong, Omar Sy, Judy Greer, Katie McGrath, Lauren Lapkus and Andy Buckley.
Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, Pan follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny-to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.
The intriguing first trailer for Colin Trevorrow’s Jurassic World hit the web today, and we’ve broken it down into 19 high-res screengrabs for your enjoyment and perusal!