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Box Office Report: 'Possession' Scares Up $21.3 Mil, No. 2 Labor Day Opening – John Hillcoat's "Lawless" posts $15.1 million six day debut; "Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure" earns measly $827,134. 10 years 12 weeks ago via jackiechan

The Possession Scares The US Box Office

The Possession – Though the final figures won’t arrive until Tuesday because of the holiday (and news is predictably slow), new horror arrival The Possession comfortably won the weekend with a $17.7 million opening. Lawless also managed to do decent business, snagging a second place launch with $9.6 million stashed away in its moonshine fund and plenty of cash to spend on Hardingans. 10 years 12 weeks ago via brucelee

As Predicted by The Number of Facebook Likes, "The Possession" Tops The Box Office with $6M

10:55 AM 9/1/2012 by Senh Duong
The Possession
Never underestimate horror films. They have a reliable group of fans who’ll rush out to the theaters as long as they deliver the scares. Most of them might not be good movies, but as long as the horror goods are there, the fans don’t care.

Box Office Report: 'Possession' Strong Labor Day Player, Tops Friday With $6.1 Mil – "Lawless" comes in No. 2 with $2.8 million; new kids pic "The Oggieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure" tanking as the final weekend of summer gets underway. 10 years 12 weeks ago via donnieyen

New in Theaters: 'Lawless', 'The Possession', The Oogieloves'

7:01 PM 8/31/2012 by Binh Ngo
Shia LaBeouf, one of leads in John Hillcoat's crime drama Lawless, made news the past two weeks for another movie he's working on: Lars von Trier's erotic drama Nymphomaniac.

Box Office Report: 'Possession' Winning Friday Race, 'Lawless' No. 2

120831.jpg – The horror pic, from Lionsgate, is expected to win the long Labor Day weekend with a gross in the $15 million to $17 million range. 10 years 12 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Critics Consensus: 'Lawless' Is Violent and Atmospheric – This week at the movies, we've got bootlegging brothers (Lawless, starring Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy), a bedeviled box (The Possession, starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Kyra Sedgwick), and some bewitching balloons (The Oogieloves in The Big Balloon Adventure, featuring Toni Braxton and Christopher Lloyd). Director John Hillcoat (The Road) has carved out a niche as a filmmaker skilled at wringing empathy from bleak and bloody scenarios. 10 years 12 weeks ago via brucelee

REPOST: Cannes Review of "Lawless," Top-Grossing Film on Wednesday

2:18 PM 8/30/2012 by Senh Duong
Tom Hardy
“Lawless,” based on a true story about “bootlegging siblings” during the Prohibition Era, opened yesterday. The film stars Shia Labeouf, Tom Hardy, and Jason Clarke as the brothers. Guy Pearce plays an eccentric special agent going after them.

Box Office Report: 'Lawless' Tops Wednesday Chart With $1.1 Mil, Scores B+ From Auds – John Hillcoat's prohibition era drama stars Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Jason Clarke and Jessica Chastain. 10 years 12 weeks ago via jackiechan
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‘We control the fear, you understand? Without the fear, we are all good as dead.’ Acclaimed director John Hillcoat (THE ROAD, THE PROPOSITION) delivers a thrillingly vivid slice of American outlaw history in his epic gangster tale, LAWLESS. LAWLESS is the true story of the infamous Bondurant...
John Hillcoat
August 29, 2012
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