After an impressive four-week run on top of the box office — a winning streak that was bound to end eventually — The Hunger Games has finally been defeated. And surprisingly, the new champ is Think Like a Man, an ensemble romantic comedy based on a self-help book by comedian Steve Harvey. The film grossed a higher-than-expected $33 million over the weekend, even though it boasts no A-list stars, no special effects, and received decidedly mixed reviews.
As EW.com's box office analyst predicted, The Incredible Hulk's big win at the box office last weekend wasn't a surprise, per se. But it sure was impressive. For a movie weighed down by oodles of bad buzz, that $55.4 mil... Read Post
The Hunger Games a huge win for the idea of female-fronted blockbusters and the concept that females don't have to be regulated to romantic comedies. But arguably as important, it's a win for the idea of franchise originality. Read Post