Snow White and the Huntsman News
fb.indiewire.com – Over his career, Neil Jordan has had more than his fair share of experience with fantastical tales thanks for efforts like "The Company Of Wolves," "Interview With A Vampire" and "Ondine." And later this summer, he returns to the world of bloodsuckers with "Byzantium." It's taken a while, but Hollywood has finally caught up with the fact that audiences love a good fairy tale, and it's definitely one of the hottest trends right now (just look at Disney's upcoming slate of "Cinderella," "Maleficent" and "Alice In Wonderland 2"), but frankly, Jordan thinks those big money productions aren't meeti 46 weeks 4 days ago via brucelee
deadline.com – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that seven films remain in competition in the Makeup and Hairstyling category for the 85th Academy Awards®. The films are listed below in alphabetical order: “Hitchcock” “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” “Les Misérables” “Lincoln” “Looper” “Men in Black 3” “Snow White and the Huntsman” On Saturday, January 5, all members of the Academy’s Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Branch will be invited to view 10-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. 1 year 18 weeks ago via brucelee
8:06 PM 10/15/2012 by Binh Ngo
Looks like there won't be any vampires or Snow Whites in Rupert Sanders' next film. The director has signed with Sony to direct the Bonnie-and-Clyde-in-space tale The Juliet for the studio, Deadline has learned.
feedproxy.google.com – This Weekend’s Winner: With no other new films in competition at the box office, Snow White and the Huntsman out-performed the modest tracking predictions of its studio, Universal (whose execs even in the middle of last week had been forecasting that it would open as low as $34 million), and ... 1 year 46 weeks ago via theothersenhman
fb.indiewire.com – Following the oscillation of hesitant studio opinion around “Snow White and the Huntsman,” it's nice to see everything settle down and reflect the film as the flavorless, modest earner that is its destiny. No person could be happier for this news though than director Rupert Sanders, who, with this weekend's $55 million box office take, finds himself in the enviable position of assessing future projects, two of which he's recently teased to the public. 1 year 46 weeks ago via theothersenhman
feedproxy.google.com – The Universal event pic is the first of the recent fairy tale re-tellings to win at the box office; "Prometheus" opens overseas to stellar $35 million from only 15 markets, nearly matching the $39.3 million grossed by "Snow White" from 45 territories. 1 year 46 weeks ago via jackiechan
feedproxy.google.com – The Universal tentpole -- earning a B CinemaScore -- will easily win the domestic box office race with a better-than-expected $55 million; Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" gets off to a stellar start in the U.K. with $3.4 million, handily beating "Snow White." 1 year 46 weeks ago via theothersenhman
10:17 PM 6/1/2012 by Binh Ngo
This weekend, we get to find out which Snow White movie is the fairer one between Mirror Mirror and Snow White and the Huntsman (SWATH). The former is a comedic take on the classic fairy tale, with Julia Roberts starring as the evil queen and Lily Collins as Snow White.
3:59 PM 6/1/2012 by Senh Duong
In my “Battleship” article, I wrote that a Universal exec or two will probably have to resign if “Snow White and The Hunstman” didn’t perform up to expectations because of how poorly the ultra expensive “Battleship” have done at the box office recently.