Movies

CinemaBlend participates in affiliate programs with various companies. We may earn a commission when you click on or make purchases via links. By now, the world is used to seeing Tom Holland’s portrayal of the “Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (and the Sony Pictures Universe of Marvel Characters), but we are all
0 Comments
Paramount Pictures CEO Jim Gianopulos gets it; just like Disney CEO Bob Chapek gets it: You can’t have a successful streaming service without big theatrical event films. The two go hand-in-hand, so don’t try and muddy the waters. Big screen drives big franchises, which in turn drives streaming features and spinoff series. Exclaimed Gianopulos at
0 Comments
3. Stone Crandall (Vacation) At risk of continuing a running trend of mentioning bland, uninspired disappointments (in my opinion, that is), I bring up this 2015 soft reboot of the comedy franchise once led by Chevy Chase, in which Ed Helms takes over as a grown-up Rusty Griswold. Rusty, his wife, Debbie (Christina Applegate), and
0 Comments
Big Brother Brazil 21 contestant Karol Conka has been evicted from the show with 99.17% of the public vote on an eviction block that accumulated over 280 million votes, breaking an all-time rejection record for the Brazilian edition of the series. This has been a very heated season of Globo’s long-running Big Brother Brazil series. Following season 20’s successful casting
0 Comments
Chinese New Year movies continued to drive the global and international box office this weekend, after their astonishing Covid-era debuts last frame. Leaders last session, Detective Chinatown 3 and Hi Mom, both crossed the RMB 4B mark locally, with each at an estimated RMB 4.02B ($621M) cume through Sunday. This is after just 10 days
0 Comments
Breaking News James Franco‘s sexual misconduct lawsuit has been settled. Franco, who taught an acting class at Studio 4 — the film school he founded — was accused by students of putting them in gratuitous and exploitive sexual situations. Students filed a class-action lawsuit, saying Franco pushed the class into performing intimate and explicit sex
0 Comments
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Wednesday set reopening dates for amusement parks, indoor family recreation centers and summer camps — the latest venues to get a nod as movie theaters in the city remain shuttered. That’s despite Manhattan having the lowest Covid-19 infection rate in New York — 2.5%, confirmed at the governor’s press briefing
0 Comments
Zack Snyder is developing a “faithful” retelling of the King Arthur legend. Snyder has directed movies such as Dawn of the Dead, 300, Watchmen, and Man of Steel. His much-anticipated four-hour director’s cut of Justice League is scheduled for release March 18 on HBO Max. Later this year, Army of the Dead – which Snyder wrote, directed, and produced – will premiere on Netflix. King
0 Comments
As the specialty box office space continues to navigate the digital VOD and day and date waters, numbers are trickling in but, again, they don’t necessarily give a solid reflection of a film’s box office performance as they did in the before-times (aka pre-Covid). On this President’s Day holiday weekend, award season faves like A24’s
0 Comments