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China Box Office: ‘Captain America’ Fends Off ‘Rio 2’ For $80 Million Total

feedproxy.google.com – It’s shaping up to be a strong second quarter for Hollywood in China, with "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and "Transformers: Age of Extinction" due to open. 2 days 5 hours ago via jetli
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Specialty Box Office: Jarmusch's 'Lovers' Alive and Well At Box Office; 'Joe' Disappoints

fb.indiewire.com – Jim Jarmusch's very well reviewed "Only Lovers Left Alive" led a considerable batch of indie openers at the box office this weekend. The story of Adam (Tom Hiddleston) and Eve (Tilda Swinton), two retro cool vampires, "Only Lovers" grossed $96,976 from 4 theaters for a potent $24,244 average. The debut sits in between the performances of the director's last two films (both of which also featured Swinton). 3 days 18 hours ago via donnieyen
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Critics Consensus: Rio 2 Fails to Take Flight

rottentomatoes.com – This week at the movies, we've got Brazilian birds (Rio 2, with voice performances by Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg), a pigskin professional (Draft Day, starring Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner), and a malevolent mirror (Oculus, starring Katee Sackhoff and 6 days 11 hours ago via brucelee
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Review: 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx & Dane DeHaan

fb.indiewire.com – As far as superhero reboots go, "room for improvement" was probably the best way to sum up 2012's "The Amazing Spider-Man." Certainly financially, the film made a very healthy $750 million worldwide, but that's still less than any of the three Sam Raimi films that preceded it. And creatively, the film had some strong building blocks — an increased emphasis on romance, a hugely appealing central pairing in Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone (plus support from ringers like Sally Field and Martin Sheen), a bright sense of humor, a fresh-ish take on the characters 1 week 1 day ago via brucelee
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'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' proves Black Widow ready to headline her own film

hitfix.com – HeroFix runs through all the reasons why the Avengers' super spy is more than ready for her own big screen adventure. 1 week 1 day ago via theothersenhman
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Watch Jean-Claude Van Damme Wearing The Original PREDATOR Costume

comicbookmovie.com – Before the award-winning creature designer, Steve Wang, designed the look of the Predator that we all know and love, there was a much different version conceived with "backward bent reptilian legs, extended arms" and an insect-like facial sculpt. That original version of the monster didn't require a tall actor like Kevin Peter Hall, who played the final version of the monster, so they hired then-newcomer, Jean-Claude Van Damme ("The Quest"). 1 week 1 day ago via brucelee
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RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and August: Osage County

rottentomatoes.com – This week on home video, we've got the latest installment of Peter Jackson's second epic trilogy, a darkly comedic melodrama that earned a couple of Oscar nods, a boxing comedy, and a horror sequel, plus a bunch of smaller films definitely worth a look. Read on for details: 1 week 2 days ago via brucelee
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9 Times 'Winter Soldier' Revealed Future Marvel Movie Plots

hitfix.com – Marvel wasn't kidding when they've planned until 2028. With a record setting $96.2 million April opening, Marvel's winning streak continues unabated with 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier.' Warning! Spoilers inside 1 week 2 days ago via brucelee
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Japan Box Office: 'Frozen' Stays at No. 1, Passes $75 Million

feedproxy.google.com – The top seven films on the box office charts remained unchanged from last weekend. 1 week 2 days ago via jackiechan
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Specialty Box Office: 'Under The Skin' Soars To Make Scarlett Johannson 'Captain' Of The Weekend; Jude Law Not So Fortunate With 'Don Hemingway'

fb.indiewire.com – Jonathan Glazer's first film in 10 years, "Under The Skin," found 2014's second best limited debut this weekend. The A24-released film -- which stars Scarlett Johannson as an alien roaming around Scotland preying on men -- found its way under the skin of enough filmgoers to gross $140,000 from just 4 theaters.

1 week 3 days ago via theothersenhman
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Box Office: ‘Captain America’ Breaks April Record With $37 Million Friday

variety.com – With a Friday bow of $37 million, Disney-Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” not only obliterated its competition, but April domestic daily records. The sequel is set to also break the weekend record for the highest-grossing April Stateside opening with $95 to upwards of $100 million this weekend. This could put the superhero pic almost... 1 week 4 days ago via brucelee
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From ‘It’ to ‘She’: How Scarlett Johansson Owns Her Movie Sexuality

feedproxy.google.com – Scarlett Johansson stands nude at a mirror. Late at night, she regards herself impassively, taking in her curves, wondering what sort of power her naked form conveys. The scene in question is a pivotal moment in Johansson’s new film Under the Skin, where she plays an alien who saunters through ... 1 week 5 days ago via theothersenhman
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Box Office: Friday Shows 'Captain America: Winter Soldier' Headed for Record $93 Million-Plus Debut

feedproxy.google.com – The Marvel and Disney tentpole is on course to score the top April opening of all time in North America; "Noah" and "Divergent" lead holdovers. 1 week 5 days ago via brucelee
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Interview: Jonathan Glazer Burrows 'Under The Skin' With Scarlett Johansson For A Haunting Experience

fb.indiewire.com – It has been close to a decade since commercials and music video director turned filmmaker Jonathan Glazer released his sophomore feature film, “Birth.” Following his slick and stylish debut, the gangster flick “Sexy Beast,” the film marked a leap forward stylistically, with longer takes, a bold visual approach and a carefully considered integration of narrative and score. 1 week 5 days ago via donnieyen
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Samuel L. Jackson Facts: 19 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'Captain America' Star

news.moviefone.com – Samuel L. Jackson has been hard to miss since Quentin Tarantino's 1994 "Pulp Fiction" catapulted the actor to stardom as the Bible-preaching hitman Jules Winnfield. In case you've been living under a rock, Jackson has starred in dozens upon dozens of films since the action-packed cult-classic, including the "Star Wars" prequels and, more recently, in the Marvel superhero movies, like "Iron Man" and "The Avengers." This Friday, the actor reprises his role as the iconic Nick Fury in the latest Marvel blockbuster, "Captain America: 1 week 5 days ago via theothersenhman
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