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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Tops Charts

3:53 PM 7/13/2014 by Logan Falk
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
There were absolutely no surprises in the way this weekend’s charts played out. The only new release this weekend was the first quality release in several weeks, and it is one of the bigger titles dropping this summer—there was really no contest. This weekend belongs to Dawn of the Planet .

Best and Worst of 'Tammy'

HitFix - Sat, 2014-07-05 11:50

Best and Worst of 'Tammy' From strange ages, a road trip that isn't a road trip to the thankful inclusion of Kathy Bates and Sarah Baker, we run down the best and worst of Melissa McCarthy's "Tammy."http://www.hitfix.com

The Summer Box Office Challenge Week 11: And the Apes Shall Inherit the Box Office Welcome to week eleven of our 2014 Summer Box-Office Challenge! Think of it as a summer-long contest for movie-lovers — you’ll make predictions and guesses as to which summer movies will rule the box-office each week, we award points and at the end of the contest the three top point-earners will each win a Blu-ray/DVD prize pack! First place will win ten (10) Blu-ray/DVD titles released throughout the coming summer, second place wins five (5) and third place wins two (2).

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Transformers’ Holds the Fort

4:58 PM 7/6/2014 by Logan Falk
Transformers: Age of Extinction
With the explosive debut this film made in the box office last weekend, and considering the lackluster round of new releases that entered theaters this weekend, it comes as little surprise that Transformers: Age of Extinction, as poorly rated as it was, was able to keep its spot at the top of the charts easily.

New in Theaters: 'Tammy,' 'Earth to Echo,' 'Deliver Us from Evil'

3:46 PM 7/4/2014 by Logan Falk
Earth to Echo
This Fourth of July weekend represents another cool-down from the summer blockbuster craze, especially after the box office explosion that was last weekend. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like it will offer any kind of reprieve for people looking for higher quality films; while there are three different releases to redeem the weekend, not one of them was certified fresh.

‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Tops Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Tammy’ at U.S. Box Office

variety.com – The giant robots of Michael Bay’s “Transformers: Age of Extinction” have won round 1 of the U.S. box office battle with Melissa McCarthy and her road comedy “Tammy,” earning $7.7 million on Wednesday. The “Transformers” figure, achieved in its sixth day of domestic release by Paramount, came in 24% above the first-day “Tammy” gross at $6.2... 8 years 22 weeks ago via donnieyen

Critics Consensus: Tammy Takes a Wrong Turn

rottentomatoes.com – This week at the multiplex, we've got a wild road trip with a gal and her grandma (Tammy starring Melissa McCarthy and Susan Sarandon), an alien invasion with a group of young friends (Earth to Echo starring 8 years 22 weeks ago via jetli

Melissa McCarthy has found her cinematic groove, portraying one funny character after another. After seven years on “Gilmore Girls,” where she played clumsy chef and best friend Sookie St. James, McCarthy made the jump to the silver screen with the film “The Back-Up Plan,” co-starring Jennifer Lopez. It wasn't until “Bridesmaids,” however, that the world was first introduced to her comedic potential.


Tammy Review

IGN Movies - Tue, 2014-07-01 16:41

Tammy Review In Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, The Dodo asks the heroine to run a “Caucus Race,” an event where competitors run in any direction, on any trajectory, starting and leaving off whenever they like, so that everyone wins. If someone from the outside stumbled upon it, the race could look coherent — expectations of sensical behavior would stabilize it. But anyone running the race knows otherwise. The Caucus Race is well-meaning chaos. Tammy is a Caucus Race.


In Tammy, Melissa McCarthy Unsuccessfully Tries to Straddle Two Different Worlds

feedproxy.google.com – With her husband, Ben Falcone, as the director and co-writer, Melissa McCarthy has crafted a vehicle for herself called Tammy, in which she attempts to metamorphose from a slob-clown into a figure of maturity and pathos and romance — in the course of a single film. I hesitate to label ... 8 years 22 weeks ago via jetli
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Tammy (Melissa McCarthy) is having a bad day. She’s totaled her clunker car, gotten fired from her thankless job at a greasy burger joint, and instead of finding comfort at home, finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It’s time to take her boom box and book it....
Ben Falcone
Warner Bros.
July 02, 2014

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