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A week after Fox's "The Maze Runner" added a much needed shot of box office adrenaline, two more major studio releases offer cinematic salvation in the form of... ...more
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COMING SOON
Fri, October 31, 2014
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BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP WIDE
2
NIGHTCRAWLER WIDE
Fri, November 7, 2014
1
BIG HERO 6 WIDE
2
INTERSTELLAR WIDE
3
ROSEWATER LTD
4
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING LTD
Fri, November 14, 2014
1
BEYOND THE LIGHTS WIDE
2
DUMB AND DUMBER TO WIDE
3
FOXCATCHER LTD
Fri, November 21, 2014
1
RED DAWN WIDE
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THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY... WIDE
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THE TICKER YEAR-TO-DATE BOX OFFICE (Jan 1-Oct 26)
 Year to Date Earnings%Gain/Loss +0.83
   2013         $10,920,000,000
   2012         $10,830,000,000
 Ticket Sales%Gain/Loss -0.3
   2013         1,356,521,739
   2012         1,360,552,764
 
MOVIE POLL

What excites you most about Summer 2014?
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST
  • GODZILLA
  • TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION
  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2
  • DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
  • MALEFICENT
  • HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
  • EDGE OF TOMORROW
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR
  • 22 JUMP STREET
  • JUPITER ASCENDING
  • A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES
  • TAMMY
  • HERCULES



TITLE STUDIO SITES GROSS AVG TOTAL
1
FURY SONY · 3173 · $23,500,000 · $7,406 · $23,500,000
2
GONE GIRL FOX · 3249 · $17,800,000 · $5,479 · $107,068,900
3
THE BOOK OF LIFE FOX · 3071 · $17,000,000 · $5,536 · $17,000,000
4
ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY DISNEY · 3088 · $12,039,000 · $3,899 · $36,871,000
5
THE BEST OF ME RELATIVITY · 2936 · $10,200,000 · $3,474 · $10,200,000
6
DRACULA UNTOLD UNIVERSAL · 2900 · $9,889,000 · $3,410 · $40,735,090
7
THE JUDGE · 3003 · $7,940,000 · $2,644 · $26,843,000
8
ANNABELLE WARNER BROS. · 2878 · $7,925,000 · $2,754 · $74,127,000
9
THE EQUALIZER SONY · 2261 · $5,450,000 · $2,410 · $89,170,000
10
THE MAZE RUNNER FOX · 2155 · $4,500,000 · $2,088 · $90,837,300
11
ADDICTED LIONSGATE · 1037 · $3,500,000 · $3,375 · $12,750,000
12
THE BOXTROLLS FOCUS FEATURES · 2251 · $2,670,000 · $1,186 · $46,055,423
Oct 26, 2014
TITLE STUDIO SITES GROSS AVG TOTAL
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THE FANTASTIC FOUR (2015) FOX

Compared to "Spider-Man," this was LONG overdue. Fox and Marvel have offically set March 6, 2015 as the release date for the new "The Fantastic Four." The reboot will be directed by Josh Trask ("Chronicle"), although no word yet on whether or not any of the original cast will return. The first film and its sequel were released in 2005 and 2007, and scored worldwide grosses of $330M and $289M, respectively.

Although those numbers are on the low-end for big-budget comic book adaptations, Fox is obiviously hip to the fact that the Marvel brand name is the hottest thing in Hollywood right now. The studio will partner with Marvel to release "The Wolverine" this summer--featuring Hugh Jackman's fifth big screen appearance--while Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" will arrive July 18, 2014.

Now if they can just get The Thing to not look like a costume that was bought at Party City. CGI, anyone? 

 


 
 
 
Fri 3/6/15

 
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UNTITLED PEANUTS FILM FOX

"Good grief...what took so long, Charlie Brown!" 

Fox and Blue Sky Animation have finally locked down the rights to make an animated film based on Charles Schultz's beloved comic strip featuring Snoopy, Woodstock, Charlie Brown and the rest of the "Peanuts" gang.

The release date marks the 65th anniversary of the debut of the “Peanuts” comic strip and the 50th anniversary of the landmark television special, “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” 

Steve Martino ("Ice Age: Continental Drift," "Horton Hears a Who!") will direct, with a script by Craig Schultz, Bryan Schutlz, and Cornelius Uliano.  Craig is Charles' son, and Bryan his grandson...which was likely part of the deal.

Peanuts dance party may now commence. 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBPcoI4OE9Y


 
 
 
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