Bradley Cooper News

‘American Sniper’ Soars to Super $64 Million in 2nd Week at Box Office The Iraq War saga “American Sniper” soared like a superhero movie at the box office, with a $64.3 million second weekend in wide release that would make any caped crusader proud. The Clint Eastwood-directed telling of the tough return home by Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, played in the movie by Bradley Cooper, continued its electrifying run with the best second weekend ever by an R-rated movie and the eighth-best by any film.

Steven Spielberg Almost Directed ‘American Sniper,’ Here’s How His Version Would’ve Been Different Long before American Sniper was nominated for six Oscars or grossed $100 million on its opening weekend, it was almost a very different movie. In the summer of 2013, Steven Spielberg was attached to direct the film based on the memoir of U.S. sniper Chris Kyle. Bradley Cooper was still attached to star and produce. However, after a few months of development, Spielberg dropped off the project. Director Clint Eastwood quickly jumped on and history was made. So what was different about Steven Spielberg’s version of American Sniper?

‘American Sniper’ On Target at Box Office and Oscar Nomination Could  Provide Extra Ammo The Iraq War movie “American Sniper” is heading for a patriotism-fueled $35 million nationwide opening one week from Friday, according to pre-release tracking. And the Clint Eastwood-directed drama starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller will bring some real box-office ammo if it hits the mark at the Oscar nominations a day earlier. It has sizzled in its limited rollout. Debuting on Christmas Day in four theaters, it posted one of the best limited openings of 2014 with $633,456, a strong $158,364 per-screen average.

‘American Sniper’ Blows Away Limited Box-Office Records “American Sniper” turned its Oscar-qualifying run into a record-breaker this weekend, posting the top four-day limited box-office debut of the year, and the best ever during the Christmas period. The Clint Eastwood-directed Iraq War saga starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller brought in $850,000 from four theaters over the four days, an eye-popping $212,000 per-location average for distributor Warner Bros. “The Grand Budapest Hotel” averaged $202,792 over three days in a four-theater opening in March for Fox Searchlight; the three-day total for “American Sniper” was

‘American Sniper’ Hitting Box-Office Bull’s-Eye in Limited Debut The Clint Eastwood-directed “American Sniper” hit the bull’s-eye in its Christmas Day debut at the box office Thursday. The Iraq War drama starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller brought in $240,000 for Warner Bros., an impressive $60,000 per-screen average that puts it on pace for one of the year’s best limited openings.

‘American Sniper’ Hitting Box-Office Bull’s-Eye in Limited Debut The Clint Eastwood-directed “American Sniper” hit the bull’s-eye in its Christmas Day debut at the box office Thursday. The Iraq War drama starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller brought in $240,000 for Warner Bros., an impressive $60,000 per-screen average that puts it on pace for one of the year’s best limited openings.

'American Sniper' Clips Featuring Bradley Cooper Warner Bros. has released four clips from the Clint Eastwood directed American Sniper. Bradley Cooper stars in this military drama which recounts the true story of America's deadliest sharpshooter. These first scenes show Chris Kyle acclimating himself to life on the battlefield, and how he had to readjust in his return home.U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms.

'American Sniper' Clips Featuring Bradley Cooper Warner Bros. has released four clips from the Clint Eastwood directed American Sniper. Bradley Cooper stars in this military drama which recounts the true story of America's deadliest sharpshooter. These first scenes show Chris Kyle acclimating himself to life on the battlefield, and how he had to readjust in his return home.U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms.

New American Sniper Trailer Online Bradley Cooper shoots to killThough it was initially thought that American Sniper might generate some fresh awards chatter around Bradley Cooper, who threw himself into the central role, so far the film, about US Navy SEAL shooter Chris Kyle has largely picked up only a couple of gongs – and those either for the film or director Clint Eastwood. Still, the reviews from the US have been mostly positive. The latest trailer is online.  Jason Hall adapted Navy SEAL Kyle’s book, subtitled The Autobiography Of The Most Lethal Sniper In US Military.

Actors often go to great lengths to embody the characters they play. Jake Gyllenhaal slimmed down for "Nightcrawler," Steve Carell put on a prosthetic nose for "Foxcatcher," and Eddie Redmayne contorted and twisted his body in "The Theory Of Everything." This awards season, Bradley Cooper has dared to go Full Beard in "American Sniper." And today you get a glimpse of the beard, and the man, in the first clip from the film. The movie is based on the true story of Chris Kyle, one of the deadliest snipers in Navy S.E.A.L.

Subscribe to this RSS topic: Syndicate content