9:57 AM 3/14/2013 by Senh Duong
In my previous Chinese box office report, I wrote that Stephen Chow's "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons" would get close, but not beat "Lost in Thailand" for the record of highest-grossing Chinese film of all time. Huayi Brothers, the company behind "Journey to the West," apparently agrees with me.
5 Biggest Box-Office Bombs of the Year; Lots of 'Dredd' and No 'Big Miracle,' Especially for 'Oogieloves'
feedproxy.google.com – While "Skyfall" is topping the charts and "Breaking Dawn Part 2" looks poised to have box office teeth, 2012 had its share of financial bombs. "The Oogieloves" got no love, Oogie or otherwise, at the box office. The Wachowski-Tykwer magical mystery tour "Cloud Atlas" couldn't float, while Drew Barrymore-starrer "Big Miracle" was exactly the opposite in terms of profits. 27 weeks 18 hours ago via theothersenhman
11:38 PM 9/24/2012 by Senh Duong
Audiences in the U.S. are collectively saying they don’t care about the comic book character Judge Dredd. Even after scoring an impressive 77% on Rotten Tomatoes, “Dredd,” a reboot of Sylvester Stallone's 1995 dud, still tanked at the box office, grossing just $6.3M over the weekend. That’s horrible. In comparison, Stallone’s critically panned “Judge Dredd” did nearly twice as much ...
Soft Friday Box Office: Clint Eastwood's 'Trouble With The Curve' Disappoints; But 'End Of Watch' Strong Even If 'House' #1; Rebooted 'Dredd' Opens Just Dreadful
deadline.com – This is one of those weekends which can only be described as box office hell for Hollywood. Because no one can agree on which of the top two pics is #1. The info I’m getting is changing fast, and the film order will come down to late shows on the West Coast. 34 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
New in Theaters: 'Dredd 3D', 'End of Watch', 'House at the End of the Street, 'Trouble With the Curve'
11:26 PM 9/20/2012 by Binh Ngo
Sylvester Stallone's utterance “I am the law!” in 1995's Judge Dredd is probably the last thing to fade long after the other details of that movie have already gone. Judge Dredd was largely panned and is a box office failure. It made $113 million at the global box office, with only $34 million of the total coming from American theaters.
rottentomatoes.com – This week at the movies, we've got an aging baseball scout (Trouble with the Curve, starring Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams); a deadly judge (Dredd 3D, starring Karl Urban and Olivia Thirby); cartel-busting cops (End of Watch, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena); a religious leader (The Master, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman); and a creepy dwelling (House at the End of the Street, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Elisabeth Shue). 35 weeks 11 hours ago via jackiechan
Karl Urban Talks DREDD, Possible Sequels, Premiering at TIFF, the STAR TREK Video Game, the RIDDICK Sequel, and More
collider.com – Opening this weekend is Dredd 3D. As most of you know, Dredd is an adaption of the 2000AD comics character Judge Dredd, and it stars Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, and Lena Headey. The film follows Dredd (Urban) and rookie Judge Cassandra Anderson (Thirlby) fighting through a tower that’s crawling with thugs in their attempt to bring down drug overlord Ma-ma (Headey). 35 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman