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Ever wondered just how many copies of a film get pirated in a year? It may be more than you think. Piracy-tracking firm Excipio has released its annual list of which films were downloaded the most throughout the year via various piracy sites. Now, before you go through this list, I always take these with… read more

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March 2 2014

2014 Oscar Winners

The 86th Academy Awards have come to a close, and there were a few surprises amongst the winners. Not quite sure how Gravity walks away with seven, but doesn’t score Best Actress or Best Picture. It was a very odd mix to say the least. Here is the break down by film and then the… read more

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The nominees for the 86th annual Academy Awards have been announced with very few surprises. The big news this year is American Hustle and Gravity both walked away with 10 nominations each. The even money seems to be on Hustle walking away with the majority of them. The Oscars will be presented on March 2… read more

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What were the 10 films to bring in the most money in the U.S. in 2013? Lets find out. After celebrating failure yesterday with the biggest box office flops of 2013, it’s time to also celebrate some success. While the international markets have become far more important as of late, some films can still make… read more

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A film that felt like a summer release took the top spot at the box office this weekend. Ender’s Game ended up taking the top spot with $28 million off of a $110 million dollar budget. It’s a decent opening, but seeing as this is viewed as the launch of a new franchise, it needs… read more

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Apparently the Jackass brand still has some life to it. Who knew? Bad Grandpa from the Jackass crew took in an impressive $32 million this weekend off of a $15 million dollar budget. Not too bad of an opening for a comedy, but definitely short of the $50.4 million opening of Jackass 3D. Second place… read more

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Apparently people love the idea of a film about a disaster in space. Gravity held on to the top spot at the box office in its third week of release. It brought in another $31 million to bring its domestic total to $170.5 million off of a $100 million dollar budget. Tom Hanks’ Captain Phillips… read more

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Apparently a drama set in space is the main film everyone is interested in seeing at this time. Gravity held on to the top spot this weekend with a super impressive $44.2 million which represents a drop of only 20.7 percent from its opening weekend. It now stands at $123.4 million domestically off of a… read more

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Apparently you can have an epic opening in October without being a sequel or animated. Gravity took the top spot this weekend while also surprising the studios as it took in an impressive $55.5 million this weekend. Despite the weekend being soft (down 20 percent from the same weekend last year), Gravity was a huge… read more

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The box office was pelted with food this weekend as Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 took the top spot. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 opened to an estimated $35 million, coming in ahead of the original’s $30.3 million in 2009. It isn’t the best opening ever for a Sept. animated film,… read more

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