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Weekend Box Office Report – 11/02/20

‘Birds of Prey’ can’t fly high with just a $33m opening: Box Office Report It just wasn’t to be for ‘Birds of Prey’, as the Margot Robbie-fronted superhero film had its wings clipped with just a $33m opening across the Academy Awards weekend. Meanwhile, ‘Bad…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 13/01/20

‘1917’ smashes expectations with $37m opening, as ‘Underwater’ sinks without a trace Universal’s ‘1917’ exploded onto the scene this weekend, with a near-$40m opening that finally saw ‘Star Wars’ relinquish its grip atop the charts. It’s an opening that marks not only one of the…

The Odysseys 2019

The Odysseys 2019 – Public Vote

Every year we like to get you involved with our annual awards show, and this year we are putting TWO categories in the hands of the public – Breakthrough Star and Breakthrough Director. Voting closes on Friday 24th January and the results show will take…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 06/01/20

‘The Grudge’s $11m opening over-shadowed by truly scary Cinemascore The 1st weekend of 2020 failed to spring many major surprises, as ‘The Grudge’ rang in the new year with $11m. It was good news for Disney and ‘Star Wars’, as ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ closes…

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2020 Golden Globe Predictions

Welcome back to one of the most alluring and exciting times of the year – awards season. And whilst it showcases the best of the best in cinema, it’s also an opportunity to think about the ongoing issues that are still raising questions in the…

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 24/12/19

Just how much of a disappointment is ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’s sub-$200m opening? It was a weekend that surprised many, with ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ failing to live up to expectations as it earned $177m to top the Box Office in its penultimate…

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 20/12/19

Could ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ miss out on a $200m opening? Here comes the final blockbuster of the year, and decade, and what a film to round it off. ‘The Rise of Skywalker’, the final film of this current iteration of ‘Star Wars’ movies, delivers…

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 13/12/19

‘Jumanji 2’ to break ‘Frozen 2’s streak with strong $40m opening The Christmas period gets hectic with 3 new releases all vying for a top 10 finish. Leading is ‘Jumanji 2’, which hopes to best the $36m opening of its predecessor for top spot. Standing…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 10/12/19

Why did ‘Playmobil’ have the 2nd worst Box Office opening in U.S. history?: In a weekend that saw ‘Frozen 2’ cross the $900m mark globally, and ‘Knives Out’ gross $100m, it was STX animation ‘Playmobil’ that grabbed all the headlines – for the wrong reasons….

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 06/12/19

‘Playmobil’ to bomb with a $6m opening as ‘Frozen 2’ goes for hat-trick After the excitement of Thanksgiving, we’re brought back down to earth with the post-holiday window, but after last year’s 2-week period saw a grand total of 0 new wide releases, 2019 dares…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 03/12/19

‘Knives Out’ and ‘Queen & Slim’ carve out Thanksgiving feast in record weekend for ‘Frozen 2’ For the 1st weekend in a month, both major releases were purely original films, but unlike ‘Countdown’ and ‘Black and Blue’ from October, ‘Knives Out’ and ‘Queen & Slim’…

Film Trailers, Films

First Trailer For Rian Johnson’s ‘Knives Out’ Released

  “Acclaimed writer and director Rian Johnson (Brick, Looper, The Last Jedi) pays tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie in KNIVES OUT, a fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect.  When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate…