Weekend Predictions (Oct 12-Oct 14) Venom and A Star is Born Looking to Duke it Out for First Place!! First Man and Goosebumps Likely to Take Their Place!! Awards Season Heats Up as Beautiful Boy Arrives on the Scene and Colette Makes a Play for the Top Ten!!

Intriguingly enough, the new releases this weekend are taking a bit of a backseat to the holdovers from last weekend, specifically, Venom and A Star is Born. These two were last weekend’s heavyweights and this weekend seems to be their chance to prove that the buzz surrounding the two films was not just empty noise. Of the two, Venom has […]

Box Office Rundown (Oct 5-Oct 7)!! Venom and A Star is Born start October off with a BANG!!! The Hate U Give struggles while Award’s Season Begins in Full Swing!!

Weekend Box Office Top 10 (Oct 5-Oct 7): (Title / Weekend Gross / Percent Change from Last Week / Weekend # / Distributor), Weekend Actuals Venom / $80,255,756 / (N/A) / Weekend 1 / Sony (Columbia) A Star is Born / $23,020,000 / (N/A) / Weekend 1 / Warner Bros. Smallfoot / $14,402,559 / -37.5% […]

Weekend Predictions (Oct 5-Oct7) Venom Looks to Infect the World!! A Star is Born Has Come to Dazzle!! The Hate U Give Looks to Make a Lasting Impression!!

Thursday Night Preview Update:  As predicted, Venom is exploding out of the gate with $10 million in Thursday night preview grosses. This a recorded breaking achievement, being the largest October preview gross of all time, besting Paranormal Activity 3 which gross $8 million on its Thursday night. I knew the sheer strength of fan anticipation would translate to a […]

BOX OFFICE RUNDOWN!! (Sept 28-Sept 30) Night School Misses by a Hair, but gets a Gold-Star for Effort!!/Smallfoot Kicks House with a Clock in its Walls’ Butt!!

Weekend Box Office Top 10 (Sept 28-Sept 30): (Title / Weekend Gross / Percent Change from Last Week / Weekend # / Distributor), Sunday Estimates Night School / $28,000,000 / (N/A) / Weekend 1 / Universal Smallfoot / $23,020,000 / (N/A) / Weekend 1 / Warner Bros. The House with a Clock in its Walls […]

Weekend Predictions (Sept 28-Sept 30) Night School Looks to Make the Grade while Smallfoot Goes Toe-to-Toe with The House with the Clock in its Walls (Pun Indented)

As September comes to a close and Oscar hopefuls begin to rev their engines, a few films look to take advantage of this lull in the box office to make some cash. This weekend will see the anticipated release of Kevin Hart’s Night School (though the real star of the picture is Tiffany Haddish in her […]

The House with a Clock in its Walls Review: “A dark, but fun and family-friendly romp that could be ‘Halloweentown’ for a new generation”

There has been a surprising amount of interest in this film since it was put into pre-production last yea. This is due to two reasons in particular. First, this adaptation of a famed children’s classic is directed by Eli Roth, the gore master and torture porn enthusiast behind films like Cabin Fever, the Hostel movies, […]