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It’s that time of year where we see which films were the biggest box office flops of 2013. 2013 has come to a close, so now we can see what films were sure to have gotten at lease a few executives yelled at. A few notes on the table, the vast majority of those listed… read more

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The Summer 2013 film season was a wild ride for the studios, but can any of them learn lessons from the results? Two major notes before we dive in. Some of these films are still in release, but they have still been named winners and losers based on projections. I.E. Getaway only came out this… 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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Once again a tentpole film has underperformed, but still managed to make its way to the top of the box office. Estimates for how The Wolverine would perform this weekend kept sliding through out the three days, finally landing with $55 million, almost perfectly in line with how X-Men First Class performed, but well under… read more

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Low budget horror films continue to be a proven winner at the box office, even in the summer. Coming in first this week was The Conjuring with $41.5 million off of a $20 million dollar budget. It’s also getting some of the best reviews fora horror film in ages, so expect it to continue to… read more

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Apparently there are enough minions to take down giant robots at the box office. Despicable Me 2 ended up taking the top spot at the box office again this weekend despite fighting two big new titles. The animated comedy took in $44.7 million this weekend, representing a very respectable drop of just 46.4 percent from… read more

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R.I.P.D. has received its first trailer… or perhaps I should say Men in Black 4 has received its first trailer. Well I normally don’t like to be overly biased about trailers, this first footage for R.I.P.D. couldn’t feel more like another entry in the Men in Black series except for if it actually was. Lets… read more

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Welcome to the third quarter of 2013 and a look at the end 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 quarter. Wednesday- 1st… read more

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