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For the first time in a very long time, Shyamalan appears to have a hit on his hands. Split is proving to be a bit of a comeback for M. Night Shyamalan. His latest took in $14.58M this weekend. This brings its domestic total to $98.7M off of a $9M budget. Second place went to Rings with… read more

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For the first time in a very long time, Shyamalan appears to have a hit on his hands. Split is proving to be a bit of a comeback for M. Night Shyamalan. For the first time since The Sixth Sense, one of his films has held on to the number one spot in its second weekend.… read more

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The Oscar nominations are upon us. Did they get it right? Did they get it wrong? Lets find out. It is all La La Land. The critical hit tied the record for the most nominations with 14 – the other films being All About Eve (1950) and Titanic (1997). As much as I would like… read more

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Another weekend, another surprise win at the box office. In a surprise win this weekend, Split took in $40.1M this weekend off of a $10M budget. Perhaps M. Night Shyamalan is getting some of his mojo back. xXx: The Return of Xander Cage has proven it is no Fast & Furious with a $20M haul to land… read more

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After a surprise upset weekend, we have a new winner at the box office. Last week the projections had Hidden Figures in second, but when the actuals came out it had won the weekend. It copied that success this weekend with $20.45M for a new domestic total of $54.8M off of a $25M budget. La… read more

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It was a very tight race, but Star Wars appears to have come out on top for a fourth weekend. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story scored a fourth win at the box office this weekend with $21.97M for a new domestic total in the U.S. of $477.27M and a global haul of $914.37M off of a… read more

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Something I don’t think I’ve ever seen before: An actor promoting his own film interrupted his press conference to heap praise on someone else’s project. Tom Hanks is at the Telluride Film Festival to promote the Clint Eastwood directed Sully. During their press conference Hanks went off book and spoke about his love of the… 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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