total recall

It’s that time of year where we see which films were the biggest box office flops of 2012. 2012 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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Welcome to the fall movie season, folks. What does this mean? Really unexciting box office numbers. How unexciting? Well, this was the worst weekend of the year by 37 percent, and it was the worst performance since the same weekend in 2008. Pretty much everything underperformed. Keeping the number one spot with a 46.4 percent… read more

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The summer of 2012 is not going to go down as a good one for the movie industry despite a few hits. This summer may have started off with the monster hit of The Avengers, but since then it has been one car wreck after another at the box office. As we close out the… read more

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That giant yawn you heard this weekend was coming from the box office. Welcome to late August, folks. This is traditionally a slow time for movie going, but this weekend was insane. I can’t remember the last time that a summer weekend ended up being the lowest for the year, but that’s exactly what happened.… read more

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It looks like at least a few people were up for another film about things just blowing up … a lot. The Expendables 2 won the box office this weekend with an estimated $28.7 million. This is off of the $34 million opening of the original, but the (thankfully false) bomb threat called into the… read more

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The Dark Knight is no longer rising as Bourne’s legacy takes the top spot at the box office. The Bourne Legacy, the fourth film in the Bourne series, took top honors at the box office this weekend with an estimated $40.2 million.  This is well behind of the $52 million opening weekend for The Bourne Supremacy,… read more

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The third Batman film from Christopher Nolan stayed on top, beating its biggest challenge yet. In its third weekend at the box office, The Dark Knight Rises brought in $36.4 million, dropping a further 41.3% from its previous weekend.  It’s still trailing behind The Dark Knight by about $40 million from the same point its… read more

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It may not be raking in the same cash as its predecessor, but the third Batman film from Christopher Nolan is still doing pretty good. In its second weekend at the box office, The Dark Knight Rises brought in $64 million, down 60.5% from its huge opening weekend. That is not a great sign of… read more

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I’ll say this for the new version of Total Recall, at least it’s visually interesting. If you’ve seen the 1990 version of Total Recall, then I really can’t see why you need to see this one.  You know the story and it doesn’t look like a whole lot is going to change this time around.… read more


Scattercast is 32 and wishing its feet didn’t hurt. – Blisters suck. – More thoughts on the whole Samuel L. Jackson thing. – Michael Cera finally joins the Arrested Development movie… ingrate. – Netflix may soon offer streaming-only subscriptions. – Why aren’t there more movies like Slumdog Millionaire, and why is Hollywood remaking things like… read more

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