Former Big Blue star Victor Cruz celebrated his birthday all weekend long
Katy Tur and Tony Dokoupil plan to wed on Friday at dusk in a “nondenominational ceremony in the middle of the desert in Utah.”
Maybe you recall last week how Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen threw some shade on the abundance of light-night games his team has had to play — including two 7:45 p.m. kickoffs on ESPN on consecutive Saturdays. Maybe you missed Kirk Herbstreit on last week’s “College GameDay” trying to shed some light in an […]
“Blade Runner 2049” finished its underwhelming opening weekend with a bit of good news, bringing in $32.8 million at 4,058 sites in North America, thanks to a better-than-projected performance on Sunday. The studio’s Sunday estimate was $7.4 million, but the film wound up at $8.9 million in one of the few bright spots for the […]
In the quietest weekend at the China box office this year, “War for the Planet of the Apes” held on to top spot. It headed a chart made up where foreign films took the top places and Chinese titles entered the chart with previews of the pictures that will enliven next week’s National Day Holiday… […]
Saturday is a leisurely day of Emmy weekend activities this time around. NBCUniversal and Showtime are taking a year off from hosting large-scale parties. That clears the path for the Evening Before fundraiser in Century City benefitting the Motion Picture and Television Fund, which is always the weekend’s glitziest draw. After a jam-packed Friday schedule,… […]
New Line’s scarefest “It” is heading for a dominant opening weekend with $85 million at 4,103 North American sites, early estimates showed Friday. That’s well above expectations, which had been around $65 to $75 million. “It” broke out on Thursday night with $13.5 million preview number — the third-largest for 2017, trailing only Disney’s “Guardians… […]
Heading into what will be one of the worst Labor Day weekends in many years, Lionsgate’s “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” continued to protect its No. 1 position at the box office, bagging $2.442 million on Friday for a four-day weekend close to $12 million, followed by Warner’s “Annabelle: Creation” at $1,839 million for an estimated $7.7… […]
NEW YORK >> Hollywood effectively took the weekend off, resulting in one of the most dismal box-office results in 16 years. An already slow August came to a screeching halt at the multiplex, where no major new releases were unveiled. That left the Samuel Jackson-Ryan Reynolds action-comedy “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” to top all films for […]
The turnover rate in the White House is making the writers’ jobs at “Weekend Update” pretty easy.
“Wolf Warriors II” narrowly won its fourth weekend at the top of the Chinese box office ahead of a chasing pack of new release titles. After 25 days in theaters it has grossed $769 million. Data from local provider Ent Group, shows “Wolf Warriors II” briefly losing its top spot on Friday to “Paradox.” But… […]
Tina Fey returned to SNL‘s Weekend Update desk on Thursday, where the University of Virginia alumna spoke out about the recent white supremacist rallies in Charlottesville. “It broke my heart to see these evil forces decsend upon Charlottesville,” Fey began. “Then our president, Donald John Trump — which I don’t think people talk enough about…
Tina Fey had some advice for frustrated Americans in her return to “Saturday Night Live Weekend Update” — buy some cake, and eat it, too.
The Weinstein Company has set a nationwide release date of Sept. 1 for its period drama “Tulip Fever,” starring Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Christoph Waltz, and Judi Dench. TWC shifted the release Wednesday back a week from Aug. 25 to the Labor Day weekend, when it will be the only film opening in wide release…. […]
‘The Adventurers,’ a jewelry heist flick from Warner Bros’ Chinese joint venture Flagship Entertainment, opened in third with a healthy $22.4 million. read more
‘The Break-Up’s’ Jeremy Garelick will serve as showrunner on the eight-episode series. read more
“Saturday Night Live” just couldn’t stay away.
Halle Berry thriller ‘Kidnap’ made a modest bow. read more
NEW YORK >> After a decade of development and several postponements, the long-awaited Stephen King adaptation “The Dark Tower” debuted with an estimated $19.5 million in North American ticket sales, narrowly edging out the two-week leader “Dunkirk.” The modest result for “The Dark Tower,” starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, was in line with expectations […]