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Weekend Wrap Up: “Die Hard” Lives it Up

The calendar arranged itself in such a way this year that basically what we got was a five-day weekend. With President’s Day falling on Monday and Valentine’s Day on Thursday, the ingredients were ripe for a pretty big weekend. In … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: Identity Thief Steals Box Office Crown

After last week was predictably a bit down in light of the Super Bowl, the box office picked up this weekend, largely on the strength of its number one opener. I’m sure Winter Storm Nemo had a noticeable impact on … Continue reading

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Ssjrem’s Least to Most Favorite Films of 2012

Well, dukemich posted his ranking of 2012’s films so I figured I should do the same. I didn’t see quite as many movies as he did, though. I still saw over 40, though, which is way above average. I believe … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: Warm Bodies Breathes Life into Box Office

Super Bowl weekend is always a tricky time at the box office, and it’s not surprising to see studios either avoid the weekend all together or try counter-programming (see the huge success of the Hannah Montana concert movie), but for … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: Hansel and Gretel Slay Competition

When I began analyzing the box office years ago, the title adorning the top of this blog was one sentence I honestly could’ve never guessed I would type. But this weekend was a strange amalgamation of films all around, with … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: Jessica Chastain Goes 1-2

Last weekend was topped by the expansion of Zero Dark Thirty, with Jessica Chastain in the leading role. This week, she’s back on top, but with a different film. So Chastain accomplishes a rare feat of headlining two different movies … Continue reading

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Faithful adaptation

The Hunger Games exploded during its opening weekend pulling in $152 million, which is the third highest opening weekend ever behind Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II and The Dark Knight. However, sometimes a movie’s success at the … Continue reading

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The next big thing

The single greatest book series of my generation and arguably the most popular book series of all time is Harry Potter. I was lucky enough to grow up with the Harry Potter books and the Harry Potter movies. My peers … Continue reading

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