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Are Timothee Chalamet and Zendaya Movie Stars? ‘Dune’ Will Tell Us This and Much More

“Dune” day has arrived in North America. For many film enthusiasts, it is the most-awaited movie of 2021; for the industry, even in a year of unknowns, it is one of its most uncertain events.Denis Villeneuve’s take on Frank Herbert’s classic science-fiction novel vies with “No Time to Die” for most advance attention among October […]

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Sci-Fi Epic ‘Dune’ Arrives, Wes Anderson’s ‘The French Dispatch’ To Heat Up Specialty Box Office

The month of October has shown strong box office returns for franchises, with Venom: Let There Be Carnage, No Time To Die, and Halloween Kills all opening above $50 million and boasting numbers that would have been respectable even in a pre-pandemic marketplace. The domestic launch of Dune this weekend will test whether the same […]

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‘No Time to Die’: Why the Pre-Credit Teaser Was Essential to Daniel Craig’s Swan Song as James Bond

Daniel Craig’s James Bond quintology was a brilliant juggling act of maintaining and subverting franchise conventions, especially in exploring a first-time journey for 007. Thus, the challenge for “No Time to Die” director Cary Joji Fukunaga was completing Bond’s arc. And his catalyst was revisiting the ghosts of the past from “Casino Royale” and “On […]

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Review: The Best and Worst of Rami Malek’s Hosting Debut

Another week, another “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut in the books. This week’s “SNL” saw Academy Award winner Rami Malek step into the hosting role for the first time ever to promote the latest James Bond film, “No Time to Die.”Following both Owen Wilson and Kim Kardashian West’s solid entries into the “SNL” first-timer’s club, […]

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‘Halloween’ Killed but ‘The Last Duel’ Is Dead as ‘No Time to Die’ Lives On

It’s a strange time for theaters. With a $50 million opening weekend for “Halloween Kills,” that means the Universal title won’t have Premium Video on Demand play for 31 days… but how meaningful is that when the Blumhouse sequel is already available free to Peacock subscribers?Even with home access, it still grossed only $5 million […]

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Rami Malek Impersonates Pete Davidson In A Wholly Satisfying Saturday Night Live (With A Little Help From Daniel Craig)

This weekend brought another new episode of “Saturday Night Live” — the third in a series of four back-to-back episodes kicking off season 47 with four first-time hosts. “No Time to Die” and “Bohemian Rhapsody” star Rami Malek hosted the show, and although he’s best known for his dramatic roles and having “resting villain face,” he turned out […]

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No Time To Die Director Cary Fukunaga Describes The Last-Minute Scramble Of Replacing Danny Boyle

In addition to directing “No Time to Die,” Cary Fukunaga is serving as one of four credited co-writers on it, along with “Fleabag” luminary Phoebe Waller-Bridge and James Bond series veterans Neal Purvis and Robert Wade. The film has already been released in the U.K. and it’s coming to U.S. theaters on October 8, 2021, but […]

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‘No Time To Die’ and ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ deliver big jolts to international box office

But both are eclipsed by Chinese release ‘The Battle At Lake Changjin’.Worldwide Box Office October 1-3 2021 Rank Film (Distributor) 3-day (World) Cume (World)3-day (Int’l) Cume (Int’l) Territories 1. The Battle At Lake Changjin (various) $201.3m $232.9m $201.3m $232.9m 1 2. No Time To Die (Universal) $119.1m $119.1m $119.1m $119.1m 54 3. Venom: Let There […]

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‘No Time To Die’ produces stunning £25.9m opening to top UK-Ireland box office

Three-day opening ahead of both ‘Skyfall’ and ‘Spectre’.RankFilm (Distributor)Three-day gross (Oct 1-3)Total gross to dateWeek 1 No Time To Die (Universal) £21m £25.9m 1 2 Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings (Disney) £778,319 £19.7m 5 3 Free Guy (Disney) £270,266 £16.6m 8 4 The Paw Patrol Movie (Paramount) £251,000 £8.16m 8 5 The […]

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