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Success Came Too Late, But ‘Jack Reacher’ Sequels Are Still Possible

feedproxy.google.com – Paramount Pictures Once Lee Child fans got over Tom Cruise not having the exact physicality of Jack Reacher, they realized Cruise nailed the most important part of the character: his spirit. By the end of writer/director Christopher McQuarrie‘s adaptation you wanted more adventures with the tiny brawler. The 2012 film managed to do that without any loose threads or blatant sequel flags, but instead ended on a note that says everything about the titular character.

8 years 22 weeks ago via brucelee

What Flop? 'Jack Reacher' Crosses $200M Worldwide Mark

11:31 AM 2/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
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For all that talk about disappointing grosses foiling plans for a franchise, it looks like Tom Cruise's Jack Reacher is still doing pretty well at the box office -- in fact, as Deadline reports, it just became Cruise's 19th film to break the $200 million mark.

Tom Cruise Reaches $200 Million Worldwide Gross Mark For 19th Time

deadline.com – Here is an interesting stat. Reacher, the Christopher McQuarrie-directed adaptation of the Lee Child book series with Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher, has crossed $200 million worldwide. That makes 19 films that Cruise has starred in that have done that well globally. Have any other actors put up those kind of numbers? 9 years 40 weeks ago via donnieyen

Chinese Box Office: "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons" Reaches $104.7M After Eight Days

4:19 PM 2/20/2013 by Senh Duong
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According to EntGroup, Stephen Chow’s fantasy-action-comedy “Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons” has already grossed $104.7M after just eight days of release (Feb. 10-17), making it the fourth highest grossing Chinese film of all time, behind “Lost in Thailand” ($201M), “Chinese Zodiac” ($138M), and “Painted Skin 2: Resurrection” ($114.5M).

What's Popping: 'Terminator 5', 'Ben-Hur', 'Star Wars', 'Jack Reacher', 'Hot Tub Time Machine 2'

6:06 PM 1/19/2013 by Binh Ngo
The new Terminator movie is one step closer to happening. After finalizing the deal for the Terminator rights back in December, Annapurna Pictures has brought on Shutter Island's Laeta Kalogridis and Drive Angry's Patrick Lussier to work on the script. While plot details are unknown, the fifth installment will reportedly center on Arnold Schwarzenegger's T-800.

'Jack Reacher' May Not Get a Sequel

7:04 PM 1/15/2013 by Binh Ngo
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Jack Reacher is not getting it done at the box office, so Tom Cruise's days as the ex-military troubleshooter may be over unless it receives a massive bailout from Asia.

Tom Cruise's 'Jack Reacher' Unlikely to Get Sequel

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feedproxy.google.com – The film has grossed $153 million to date and will have to do strong business in Japan, China and Korea if it is to spawn a new franchise for Paramount. 9 years 46 weeks ago via jackiechan

Weekend Box Office Report: The Final Weekend of 2012

8:22 PM 12/30/2012 by Logan Falk
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In this last weekend of the year, the last week’s releases had a far better time in the box office than many of the new releases of the last few months; 2012’s Christmas releases especially made an impressive debut in the box office this last weekend.

Weekend Box Office Report: New Releases Have a Tough Weekend

4:31 PM 12/23/2012 by Logan Falk
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This last week saw several new releases of varying genres (and, unfortunately, of varying ratings); it is unsurprising, then, that their box office performance is also decidedly varied. Remaining at the top of the charts is The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, earning $36.7 million this weekend for an impressive total of over $149.8 million so far (numbers from Box Office Mojo).

'Hobbit' wins second weekend with $36.7 mil; pic nears $150 mil domestic cume over holiday frame

variety.com – Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" claimed its second Stateside B.O. win -- with an estimated $36.7 million, down 57%, for a domestic cume of nearly $150 million -- again showcasing the strength of the Christmas play period... Paramount's Tom Cruise actioner "Jack Reacher" led the newcomers, with an estimated $15.6 million in three days, followed by Universal's Judd Apatow R-rated laffer "This Is 40," which collected $12 million. 9 years 49 weeks ago via brucelee
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When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: “Get Jack Reacher!” So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher against an unexpected enemy, with a skill for violence and a...
December 21, 2012