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Snow White And The Huntsman Fairest Of Them All

Snow White and the Huntsman dwarfed everything else at the box office over the weekend, taking in an estimated $56.3 million, well ahead of industry forecasts. The result will no doubt come as considerable relief...

Robert Rodriguez Loved Unauthorised Mariachi Remake

Robert Rodriguez ''loved'' an unauthorised Chinese language remake of 'Mariachi'.The film director was astounded when he realised a film crew had come from Hong Kong to Mexico and remade his first film and even though...

The Avengers To Be Beamed To The International Space Station

The Avengers have been given an out-of-this-world mission - their hit action movie is to be beamed aboard the International Space Station.Marvel Studios bosses have given Nasa officials permission to transfer the record-breaking blockbuster to...

Everything's Coming Up Marigolds For Fox Searchlight

Fox Searchlight's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel , which has done gangbuster business overseas -- it has taken in $81.2 million abroad -- brought its domestic total to $19.4 million on Tuesday, thereby crossing the...

Charlie Sheen To Appear At Mtv Movie Awards

Charlie Sheen will make a surprise appearance at the MTV Movie Awards 2012.The former 'Two and a Half Men' actor has been lined up for a stint on stage at this weekend's ceremony according to...

Men In Black Whips The Avengers

After three weeks at the top of the box office, Marvel/Disney's The Avengers slipped to second place over the Memorial Day holiday, brought down by Sony's Men in Black 3 . Over the four days,...

Men In Black 3 Debut -- Good, Not Great

It may not have been the smash opening that Sony executives were likely hoping for, but when a film debuts with $70 million in ticket sales, it's hard for anyone to complain. That was the...

Men In Black Opens Darkly

Men in Black 3 could very well end up in the red unless the movie performs a whole lot better overseas than it did domestically over the weekend. According to studio estimates, the film earned...

Aliens Topple Superheroes At The U.s. Box Office

Will Smith's alien comedy Men In Black Iii beamed its way to the top of the U.S. box office over the weekend (25-27May12), putting an end to the reign of superhero smash The Avengers.The widely-anticipated...

Men In Black 3 Set To Dethrone Avengers

The Memorial Day weekend will likely see The Avengers getting knocked out of first place at the box office, tracking studies indicate. The new champ come Monday, they indicate, will be the 3D sequel Men...

Disney's Biggest Bomb Is Now The Most Pirated

People may not have been willing to pay good money to see it, but John Carter, Disney's biggest flop ever, was the most pirated movie online last week according to TorrentFreak.com, which tracks BitTorrent use....

The Avengers Is Now Disney's Top Film Ever

The Avengers set yet another record over the weekend. With $55.6 million in domestic ticket sales, it lifted its total to $457.7 million, while its worldwide earnings rose to nearly $1.2 billion -- making it...

Battleship Submerged By Avengers Force

Universal's Battleship promptly sailed into the doldrums as it opened domestically this weekend and promptly found itself swamped by the backwash of The Avengers , which continued to set box office records in its third...

The Avengers Sink Battleship In The U.s.

The Avengers sunk Rihanna's Battleship at the U.S. box office at the weekend with another blockbuster three-day take.The all-star action movie, which is on course to become one of the top five highest-grossing films in...

Justin Bieber Up For Teen Choice Awards

Justin Bieber has been nominated for five Teen Choice Awards.The 'Never Say Never' hitmaker has received the highest individual number of nominations for the annual ceremony - Choice Male Artist, Choice Fashion Icon: Male, Choice...

The Avengers Likely To Sink Battleship

Universal's sci-fi/action film Battleship will face the titanic might of The Avengers this weekend and will likely wind up scuppered, according to most analysts' forecasts. In its third weekend, the superhero epic is expected to...

The Avengers Leaps To Top Six Film Hits Of All-time In A Month

Record-shattering blockbuster The Avengers has become the sixth biggest film of all-time in less than a month.The Marvel action film, which opened globally at the end of April and in the U.S. on 4 May...

Jeremy Renner Escaped Injury From Tree Fall

The Avengers star Jeremy Renner escaped serious injury in 2008 when a vicious windstorm knocked a tree onto his mother's California house.The actor was visiting his mum Valerie in Modesto when a violent storm swept...

The Avengers Shows Its Might At U.k. Box Office

The Avengers continues to flex its superhero muscles at the U.K. box office after topping the chart for the third week running.Joss Whedon's blockbuster film pulled in $6.5 million (£4.1 million) over the weekend (12-13May12),...

The Avengers Sets New Record

Chalk up yet another record for The Avengers fastest film ever to reach $1 billion worldwide. It did so on Sunday, barely, as the Marvel/Disney movie earned $103,2 billion in North America and $95.4 million...

The Artist Returns -- But Nobody Cares

Oscar winner The Artist did OK at the box office in its initial run, earning $44 million, even without ever hitting the top ten. But it earned nearly twice that amount overseas. So executives at...

The Avengers Smashes More Records

The Avengers cast dark shadows over Johnny Depp's latest weirdness -- and over everything else at the weekend box office as well. The Disney/Marvel superhero spectacle became the first movie ever to gross more than...

The Avengers Joins $1 Billion Club

Superhero blockbuster The Avengers has become the latest movie to make the ultra-exclusive $1 billion box office club.The Marvel epic, which stars Robert Downey, Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johannson, raked in a...

The Avengers Fends Off Competition At U.s. Box Office

The Avengers has again made U.S. box office history after becoming the first film to rake in $100 million (£62.5 million) during its second weekend.The Marvel action epic, which boasts an all-star cast of Chris...

Cbs Throws Legal Rocks At Abc's Glass House

Claiming copyright infringement, CBS has asked a federal court in Los Angeles to block ABC's upcoming reality series Glass House , maintaining that it is a virtual "carbon copy" of its own successful series, Big...

Russell Brand To Host 2012 Mtv Movie Awards

Russell Brand will host the 2012 MTV Movie Awards. The British comedian - who announced his divorce from Katy Perry last December - will present the June 4 ceremony at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal...

Avengers May Be Setting Midweek Records, Too

Disney/Marvel's The Avengers continued to rack up ticket sales during midweek that would have been the envy of any studio on a weekend. On Monday, the movie earned $18.9 million, followed by $17.7 million on...

Joss Whedon Writes Letter Of Thanks To Fans After The Avengers Triumph

Writer/director Joss Whedon has written an emotional open letter of thanks to his fans after The Avengers movie smashed a series of box office records.The superhero film, written and directed by Whedon, became the first...

Russell Brand To Host 2012 Mtv Movie Awards

Russell Brand will host the 2012 MTV Movie Awards. The British comedian - who announced his divorce from Katy Perry last December - will present the June 4 ceremony at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal...

Cobie Smulders To Marry In September

'The Avengers' star Cobie Smulders has set a wedding date in September, more than three years after becoming engaged.The 30-year-old actress' comedian partner Taran Killam proposed over the Christmas break in 2008, and she gave...

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