While the internet has been abuzz with who will replace director Gary Ross for The Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire, with Francis Lawrence receiving an official offer to direct the film just yesterday, the box office has still been dominated by the first film in the franchise. For those who haven't been keeping track, the film has actually sat atop the box office for four weeks in a row, and the last two films to do that were a couple indies called The Dark Knight and Avatar.
Comedy is the order of the weekend as three laughers arrive in theaters. Up first is Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, the animated film that has been tracking well and getting strong reviews. Look for the sequel to rake in $54...... Read Post
Twilight's major box office bite helped Catherine Hardwicke set the record for the highest-grossing opening weekend for a female-directed film ever. But now the woman behind the blockbuster has announced she will not be directing th... Read Post
Although Nanette Burstein's riveting documentary American Teen failed to catch fire at the box office last summer, at least it got the director noticed. The New York-based documentarian has been granted her first shot at a fiction f... Read Post