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Box Office Report: 'Rock of Ages', 'That's My Boy' Fall Flat; 'Madagascar 3' Still No. 1

Madagascar 3 – "Rock of Ages" is looking at disappointing a debut of $14 million to $16 million; R-rated comedy "That's My Boy" fares even worse, and may only get to $13 million in a blow for Adam Sandler. 7 years 41 weeks ago via brucelee

Box Office Report: 'Rock of Ages,' 'That's My Boy' Trail 'Madagascar 3,' 'Prometheus'

Rock of Ages – Early numbers show Adam Shankman's jukebox musical headed for a $19 million-$21 million weekend; Adam Sandler's new R-rated comedy "That's My Boy" headed for a projected opening in the mid-teens 7 years 42 weeks ago via theothersenhman

First Look at 'Prometheus' Elder Engineer

Prometheus – Some brand new behind-the-scenes pictures from Ridley Scott's Prometheus ;production have been revealed on Creatures Inc.'s Conor O'Sullivan's Facebook page (via nbsp; ) and among them is a photo of an Elder Engineer. You can check out all the photos by clicking here ! 7 years 42 weeks ago via donnieyen

Ridley Scott Teases Prometheus Deleted Scenes, 20-Minute Longer Extended Cut – Whether you loved Prometheus or were left frustrated by it, everyone who's seen Ridley Scott's sci-fi pic can agree it leaves you with a plethora of unanswered questions. So maybe it's good news that Scott has revealed the eventual DVD/Blu-ray release will feature deleted scenes and a 20 minute-longer extended cut of the film — even if Scott is perfectly happy stymieing audiences with his theatrical cut. 7 years 42 weeks ago via theothersenhman

'Prometheus' Viral Continues, Peter Weyland Gets Ready For TED Talk And What Is 10-11-12? – Usually when a film opens, its viral campaign is over. Not the case with Prometheus. Ridley Scott‘s latest film is one that encourages a lot of conversation (obviously) and, if you stay to the end of the credits, the conversation continues online. There a website called What Is 10-11-12? is revealed which features a video of Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce) preparing for his TED talk as well as an image of the book Thus Spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche. 7 years 42 weeks ago via jackiechan

"Prometheus" Does $50M for the Weekend, Right in the Middle of Predictions by Tracking Services and Internet Analysts

11:04 AM 6/10/2012 by Senh Duong
Awareness tracking pegged “Prometheus”’s opening weekend box office at $40M-$45M. Internet buzz and analysts had it at $60M. I was wondering who'll be right.

Box Office Report: 'Madagascar 3' No. 1 With $60.4 Mil, 'Prometheus' Strong No. 2 With $50 Mil

Madagascar 3 – Both films overperform at the domestic box office, with ticket sales up a healthy 28 percent over the same weekend last year; "Madagascar 3" also dominates overseas, earning $75.5 million for a first-place worldwide bow of $135.9 million 7 years 42 weeks ago via jetli

Box Office Report: 'Prometheus,' 'Madagascar 3' Prompt Moviegoing Spike – "Prometheus" tops the Friday with a pleasing $21.4 million and is headed for a $52 million to $54 million opening; "Madagascar: Europe's Most Wanted," posting a Friday gross of $20.5 million, will pull ahead for a projected $61 million weekend. 7 years 42 weeks ago via brucelee

Box Office Report: 'Prometheus,' 'Madagascar 3' Strong, Eyeing $50 Mil-$60 Mil Openings

Prometheus – The two 3D films are in a closer race than expected, with early returns suggesting a $20 million to $22 million Friday for each. 7 years 43 weeks ago via jetli

"Prometheus:" Internet says $60M Opening; Tracking Says $40M. Who'll Be Right?

11:03 AM 6/8/2012 by Senh Duong
According to Variety, Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” is tracking to do between $40M-$45M this weekend. Internet users have been predicting upwards of $60M. That’s a huge gap. We’ll see later this evening who’s right. By internet, I’m referring to and, who are predicting a $60M opening and $200M total (both are for domestic only).

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Ridley Scott, director of “Alien” and “Blade Runner,” returns to the genre he helped define. With PROMETHEUS, he creates a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the...
Ridley Scott
June 08, 2012