The Wolverine

The last outing of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine may go for a harder rating for the character. Following the success this past weekend of Deadpool, it seems all we’re hearing about are potential R ratings for movies. Deadpool broke the mold, and now it seems Fox is all about the R ratings. Speaking with Collider… read more


The quietest weekend of the summer at the box office kicked off the final month of the 2013 summer film season. 2 Guns took the top spot with a fairly weak haul of $27.3 million off of a $61 million dollar budget. Considering I didn’t see any marketing on this film until about three weeks… 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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The latest trailer for The Wolverine goes a bit deeper into the emotional arc of the film while also, finally, showing us a quick shot of the Silver Samurai. While X-Men Origins: Wolverine was, well, really bad, this second solo film is showing some promise. While it’s clear some changes have been made to the… read more


Lets be blunt, X-Men Origins: Wolverine was not a good movie. A shoddy plot, sub-par acting by most of the cast and just stupid continuity mistakes made for a not so enjoyable experience. Here’s hoping The Wolverine is better. The second solo outing for Hugh Jackman as Wolverine is based on one of the most… read more


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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