Kick-Ass 2

The summer movie season is definitely winding down as action films take a back seat to a character piece. The Butler – I refuse to call it “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” as it sounds stupid as was forced upon the movie by the MPAA over some stupid copyright problem with a silent film – came… read more

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It was a crowded weekend for new releases, and some definitely did a bit more than expected. At the top of the box office Elysium took in $30.4 million, but that is well under Neill Blomkamp’s District 9 opening of $37 million. Seeing as this film had a $115 million dollar budget, things may be… read more

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The international trailer takes a decidedly different bent than the Kick-Ass 2 red band trailer did when it comes to marketing the movie. It seems that in some of the overseas markets that perhaps Kick-Ass 2 should actually be titled “Hit-Girl… with some other people in the movie as well.” There is no doubt that… read more


The “red band” trailer for Kick-Ass 2 has been released, and it looks like it will be another fun trip into this world. While I loved Kick-Ass, it wasn’t exactly a box office hit. ($96.1 million globally off of a $30 million budget) Luckily it was a huge hit on home video, and that led… read more


Welcome to the second quarter of 2013 and time to take a look at the beginning of the summer film season! I decided to attempt something new this year where I would make some comments about every major release for the year before they released. I have compiled the list and broken it down by… read more

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Kick-Ass 2 definitely appears to be happening as Kick-Ass himself says things are a go. Speaking with Collider, Aaron Johnson was doing press for the upcoming movies Savages, but of course the discussion ended up turning towards the anticipated sequel to the cult classic. It’s pretty much set to go, this Fall. I think now… read more

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Universal looks set to announce it’s moving ahead on Kick-Ass 2, and filming may kick off as soon as August. According to sources speaking with Deadline, Universal has picked up the rights to Kick-Ass from Lionsgate and plans to move full-speed ahead on a sequel to the cult hit.  New deals will need to be… read more

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