Archive for May, 2014:

Friday Box Office: MALEFICENT Casts a Spell; A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST Misfires

On its first day in theatres, Disney’s Maleficent earned an estimated $24.2 million from 3,948 locations, including $4.2 million from Thursday evening previews.  That puts PG-rated fantasy on track for over $60 million through Sunday, which is in line with pre-release expectations.  Maleficent pushed last weekend’s X-Men: Days of Future Past into second place.  The all-star mutant sequel picked up a few large format theatres formerly held by Godzilla, but was still down 73% on Friday.  The X-Men are expected […]
May 31, 2014

Friday Box Office: MALEFICENT Casts a Spell; A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST Misfires

On its first day in theatres, Disney’s Maleficent earned an estimated $24.2 million from 3,948 locations, including $4.2 million from Thursday evening previews.  That puts PG-rated fantasy on track for over $60 million through Sunday, which is in line with pre-release expectations.  Maleficent pushed last weekend’s X-Men: Days of Future Past into second place.  The all-star mutant sequel picked up a few large format theatres formerly held by Godzilla, but was still down 73% on Friday.  The X-Men are expected […]
May 31, 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes International Trailer: Fresh Footage!

The latest Dawn of the Planet of the Apes international trailer gives us more footage that has never before been seen! Among it, are scenes featuring the character played by Gary Oldman. To say he does not like these apes is one gross understatement! Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Japanese Trailer Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is one of our must-see movies of summer and that largely has to do with the over 25 minutes of footage we've seen […]
May 30, 2014

Edge of Tomorrow Giveaway: Win A Sci-Fi Thriller Themed Prize Pack!

To celebrate the triumphant return of one of summer movies' biggest stars (Tom Cruise) in Edge of Tomorrow?, we are giving away a warrior-worthy prize pack inspired by the thrilling sci-fi action flick. As seen in the incredible Edge of Tomorrow final trailer, Emily Blunt also stars as a woman who has to help Cruise win the battle that could wipe out mankind.  Cruise is a soldier who lands on the beaches of Normandy and is killed within minutes by alien invaders. […]
May 30, 2014

Matt Doesn’t Survive THE PURGE: BREAKOUT Experience

Last year's The Purge was a breakout hit.  Audiences enjoyed the tense atmosphere of a family under siege, and the violence that exploded when the situation came to a head.  This year's sequel, The Purge: Anarchy takes the story to the streets as a group of citizens tries to survive the annual "Purge", 12 hours when all crime is legal and all public services have been suspended.  Universal and Blumhouse are doing something very cool to promote the movie by […]
May 30, 2014

Enter Our Giveaway and Win Posters for COLD IN JULY Signed by Don Johnson, Michael C. Hall, and More

Now playing in select theaters and available on VOD is writer/director Jim Mickle’s well-received dramatic thriller Cold in July, and to celebrate the film’s release, we here at Collider have been provided with three posters signed by Micke and the cast to give away to some lucky readers.  The film stars Michael C. Hall as an mild-mannered family man who kills a home intruder, but events take a bizarre twist when the intruder’s father (Sam Shepard) begins stalking around, and an even […]
May 30, 2014

Kellan Lutz Talks THE EXPENDABLES 3, Working Out with the Cast, Improvising One-Liners, His Desire to Play He-Man, and More

Last year, when The Expendables 3 was filming in Bulgaria, I got to visit the set with a few other reporters.  Usually during a break in filming I’ll do interviews with the cast.  But due to how much was going on that day, interviews were tough to come by.  Thankfully, Lionsgate recently got me on the phone with Kellan Lutz for an exclusive interview.  He talked about how he got involved in the project, working with the the incredible cast, his character’s backstory, improvising one-liners, if […]
May 30, 2014

Captain America The Winter Soldier DVD Release Date: Announced!

Marvel Studios has announced plans for the Captain America: The Winter Soldier DVD and Blu-Ray. Expect the smash hit from earlier this year to arrive on home video September 9 with a slew of bonus features. But, you can get it earlier and here’s how… Captain America: The Winter Soldier will be available on Disney Movies Anywhere on August 19! Chris Evans returns for a triumphant second solo film (check out our theatrical Captain America: The Winter Soldier review) and […]
May 30, 2014

Edge of Tomorrow Final Trailer: What Day Is It?

The latest, and final, Edge of Tomorrow trailer has arrived from Warner Bros. and they have clearly saved the best for last. Tom Cruise stars as a soldier who must relive the same day he dies over and over until he can figure out a way to break the cycle… and win the war. Having seen the film, this teaser absolutely nails it! Edge of Tomorrow Final Trailer Emily Blunt is key to the entire thing as the same thing that […]
May 30, 2014

17 Worst Movie Betrayals: You Dirty Rat!

When a writer sits down to pen a script, adding a betrayal to the drama is a sure-fire way to amp up the emotional explosiveness. When a movie features a betrayal, and it's done right, it can be a jaw-dropping and powerful experience for the audience. Some movies have been awarded Academy Awards for Best Picture for their ability to move us immensely due to onscreen treachery. Watch Braveheart online for evidence of the fact that having a turncoat equals Oscar gold! […]
May 30, 2014