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Date Night Misses Its Date With Victory

Not only didn't Date Night win the weekend box-office race as 20th Century Fox had estimated on Sunday, it didn't even come close. The actual winner was Warner Bros.' Clash of the Titans , which...

Who Really Won The Weekend Box-office Race?

In what appeared to be one of the tightest box-office finishes in memory, Date Night claimed to be the weekend winner Sunday with an estimated $27.1 million. But, according to the unofficial studio figures, the...

Titans Crushes Easter Record

It had to contend with mostly negative reviews, the NCAA men's basketball semifinals, Easter sunrise services (and therefore families going to bed early on Saturday night), a limited number of 3D screens (and no IMAX...

Perry 'Not Sure' About Monogamy

Movie mogul TYLER PERRY is doubtful he'll ever leave behind his bachelor life and settle down with one woman, because he's "not sure" he wants to be faithful.The Madea Goes to Jail filmmaker has managed...

Movie Reviews Why Did I Get Married Too?

As is the usual case with Tyler Perry movies, Why Did I get Married Too? wasn't screened for critics. It might as well have been, since the reviews turned out to have been not all...

Titans Sets Record In Debut

Clash of the Titans accomplished more thrashing than clashing at the box office over the weekend. The film, digitally converted at virtually the last minute to 3D in order to take advantage of premium pricing...

Perry Gives Old Spice Man Movie Part On Live Tv

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY has made the new face of Old Spice a happy man after offering him a leading role in his new film on national TV.Former American football star Isaiah Mustafa was a guest...

Perry Changed Movie Ending, Added Security For Grieving Jackson

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY spent a small fortune on protection for JANET JACKSON when she returned to the set of his WHY DID I GET MARRIED TOO film after her brother MICHAEL's death - because he...

Miley Beats The Blockbusters

There may be no songs in Disney's The Last Song, and Miley Cyrus may have found herself the target of stinging flak from critics for her performance in the movie, but her fans packed theaters...

Perry's Film Set Invaded By Moths

JANET JACKSON, JILL SCOTT and TYLER PERRY had to put up with some unwelcome visitors while filming their new movie WHY DID I GET MARRIED TOO? in the Bahamas - the actors were constantly harassed...

Perry Recruits Jackson And Carey For Shange's For Colored Girls

Director TYLER PERRY has landed some big names for his next movie FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF - he's reportedly signed up superstars JANET JACKSON and MARIAH CAREY.The...

Jackson Thankful For 'Sweetheart' Perry

JANET JACKSON will forever be thankful to director TYLER PERRY after he halted shooting on their new movie WHY DID I GET MARRIED TOO? so she had time to grieve following the death of her...

Jackson Used Anger At Michael's Death For Movie Role

JANET JACKSON channelled her anger at the death of her beloved brother MICHAEL into one furious scene in TYLER PERRY's new movie WHY DID I GET MARRIED TOO?, when she had to smash up furniture...

Movie Reviews Our Family Wedding

Our Family Wedding displays all the elements of one of those new-and-improved sitcoms, contrived to be edgy, that make it onto the broadcast schedule at the beginning of every season and are canceled around the...

Director Perry Sued By Gospel Songwriter

Filmmaker TYLER PERRY is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit from a disgruntled songwriter after allegedly using a gospel track on his hit TV show MEET THE BROWNS without permission.Johnny Tyrone Stringfield filed legal papers in...

Perry Digs Deep For Haiti

Movie mogul TYLER PERRY has become the latest celebrity to hand over $1 million (£625,000) to the Haiti earthquake relief effort.The actor/director initially donated $250,000 (£156,250) to various charities, but has since had a change...

Perry To Be Honoured At Naacp Awards

TYLER PERRY will be honoured with the Chairman's Award at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Image Awards later this month (Feb10).The filmmaker will follow in the footsteps of past winners,...

Perry Takes Madea Back On Tour

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY is mourning the death of his mother by taking his outspoken matriarch character MADEA back on tour - for the first time in five years.Willie Maxine Perry died on 8 December (09),...

Perry's Mother Dies

Movie mogul TYLER PERRY is mourning the death of his mother - who passed away on Tuesday (08Dec09) at age 64.Willie Maxine Perry's death was announced by the Madea Goes to Jail filmmaker on his...

Perry Facing Plagiarism Lawsuit

TYLER PERRY is facing legal action over accusations he used portions of a song written by the late BERTHA JAMES in his movie MADEA GOES TO JAIL without permission.Officials from the gospel vocalist's estate are...

Perry Donates $1 Million To Naacp

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY has pledged an unprecedented $1 million (£625,000) donation to U.S. civil rights group the NAACP (The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People).Perry, 40, credits the organisation with helping to carve...

Precious Is A Double Winner At Hollywood Awards

TYLER PERRY's gritty new drama PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL PUSH BY SAPPHIRE has landed double honours at the annual Hollywood Awards.The film, about an abused teenage girl, produced by Perry and Oprah Winfrey, has...

Lee Sparks Film Fight With Perry

Outspoken moviemaker SPIKE LEE has picked a new film fight with actor/director TYLER PERRY after suggesting the MADEA GOES TO JAIL star's hit films are a step backwards for African-Americans.The Do The Right Thing director...

Perry Goes Home For Emotional Tv News Special

Moviemaker TYLER PERRY fought back tears as he returned to the New Orleans, Louisiana home where he was abused by his "profane" father for an upcoming TV news special.The actor/director took cameramen from U.S. show...

Winfrey Inspired Perry To Open Up About Abuse

TYLER PERRY was inspired to open up about his horrific childhood - after watching OPRAH WINFREY reveal her own dealings with abusive relatives.The Madea Goes To Jail filmmaker penned a candid email to fans earlier...

Perry: 'I Was Beaten And Molested As A Child'

Actor/director TYLER PERRY has opened up about his horrific childhood - confessing he was beaten, abused and molested by some family members and neighbours.The Madea Goes To Jail filmmaker is preparing for the release of...

Cloudy Win Wasn't In Forecast

The success of Sony/Columbia's Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs left box-office forecasters feeling like meatheads over the weekend as it took in $25.04 million to beat Disney's Surrogates , the movie that had been...

Three New Films Arrive D.o.d. At Box Office

Three films making their debut at the box office this weekend all flopped, while last week's winner held on to its crown. The three films were Disney's Surrogates , which earned just $15 million; MGM's...

Cloudy Has A Silver Lining

During a time of year when the box office itself is ordinarily dreary, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs brought a ray of sunshine to theater owners as it collected $30.3 million and gave the...

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