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It’s that time of year where we see which films were the biggest box office flops of 2016. 2016 has come to a close, so now we can see what films were sure to have gotten at least a few executives yelled at. A few notes on the table, the vast majority of those listed… read more

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The chariot race to the bottom of the box office heap seems to have been run by the remake of Ben-Hur this year. The 2016 remake of Ben-Hur had reported budget of $100M, but as summer drew to a close it had only taken in around $54.1M globally and is projected to end its run… read more

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It looks as though Ghostbusters is going to put a serious bit of red ink on Sony Pictures’ balance sheet when all is said and done. The Hollywood Reporter has put out an article detailing that it looks as though the new Ghostbusters film is going to put in around a $70m loss or more.… read more

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At long last, an animated film did not win the top of the box office for a week. The third film in the new Star Trek timeline, Star Trek Beyond, opened this weekend to $59.6M, making it the third highest opening for a Star Trek film. While not bad, I do think it came in… read more

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They may not be afraid of no ghosts, but clearly they needed to fear pets. The Secret Life of Pets held on to the top of the box office this weekend with an impressive $50.56M for a new doemstic total of $203.14M off of a $75M budget. I expect to hear sequel talk any day now. Second… read more

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Animated films are dominating the box office this summer. The Secret Life of Pets soared to the top of the box office this weekend with an impressive $103.17M off of a $75M budget. The Legend of Tarzan had a decent second weekend dropping only 46.5 percent to take in $20.61M for a new total of… read more

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Welcome to the first of four parts of an analysis of every major film release of 2016. Following up on last year’s project, I’m back with a look at the films of 2016. And as usual, I will be breaking it down by quarters and then an overall review. Tuesday- 1st Quarter (January, February, March)… read more

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At long last a third Ghostbusters film is becoming a reality as filming began in Boston on Thursday. It may not be the film we all clamored for for decades with the original crew, but a film that features funny stories of people fighting ghosts is now in full swing. Paul Fieg’s all-female Ghostbusters started… read more

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It seems every movie deserves its own universe these days. Deadline is reporting that Sony has not one but two Ghostbusters films in the pipeline. We already know about Paul Fieg’s upcoming all-female one, but now it appears that Joe and Anthony Russo (Captain America: The Winter Soldier) are being tapped for a second film… read more