After his summer blockbuster Pixels bombed in July, Adam Sandler had far more success this weekend reteaming with Sony Pictures Animation for the animated sequel Hotel Transylvania 2, which opened with an estimated $47.5, making it the biggest opening for a September release as well as Sandler’s second biggest opening after 2005’s The Longest Yard.
Adam Sandler outdoes himself once more with a horrifically sexist gamer fantasy designed to thrill idiots and provoke vomiting.
Netflix announced today the rollout of its original film initiative with Beasts of No Nation, the powerful new film written and directed by Emmy Award winner Cary Fukunaga (“True Detective,” Sin Nombre) and starring Golden Globe winner Idris Elba (“Luther,” Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom) that will debut Friday, October 16, 2015 worldwide on Netflix, in all territories where the world’s leading Internet TV network is available, and on the same day in select U.S. theaters. U.S. film distribution company Bleecker Street will partner with Netflix to distribute Beasts of No Nation to theaters.
Sony Pictures has unleashed a new trailer for ’80s arcade comedy-action film Pixels. The film, which stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage and Brian Cox, hits theaters on July 24.
Sony Pictures has unleashed the first trailer for ’80s arcade comedy action film Pixels. The film, which stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad, Peter Dinklage and Brian Cox, hits theaters on July 24.
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Jorge Garcia has joined the cast of Netflix’s Adam Sandler comedy The Ridiculous Six.
Sandler will star in the Western spoof with Rob Schneider, Luke Wilson, Nick Nolte, Terry Crews and Taylor Lautner. Sandler is producing through his Happy Madison Productions, with his The Wedding Singer director Frank Coraci behind the camera.