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Mackenzie Foy, Kate Winslet to Star in ‘Black Beauty’

Mackenzie Foy and Kate Winslet have come aboard Constantin Film’s contemporary take on “Black Beauty.”Ashley Avis is directing from her own script.“Black Beauty” is based on Anna Sewell’s best-selling novel about the deep and enduring bond between a 17-year-old girl and the wild horse who helps her overcome the trauma of her loss following her […]

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Costume Designers Guild Awards Put ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ ‘Aquaman,’ ‘The Favourite’ on the Best-Dressed List

The Costume Designers Guild has nominated 15 different movies for the 21st Costume Designers Guild Awards, singling out two films about the Stuart line of English monarchs, two based in the rock and funk of the 1970s, three about superheroes and others about Abba-singing lovers, female thieves and crazy rich Asians.In the CDGA’s Excellence in […]

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Why Prince Charming is all out of happily ever afters

Disney’s new take on The Nutcracker is the latest fairytale remake to ditch romance for girl-centred empowermentIt’s a good job Disney has anchored the fairytale sector of its operation around princesses. Princes are pretty much expendable these days. They’re so last century. And when they do turn up in movies, they’re not exactly marriage material […]

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China box office: ‘The Nutcracker’ goes top as ticket sales fall again

Decline is the worst since September 2014.Ticket sales at the Chinese box office fell below the RMB500m ($72.67m) mark for the third week running, triggering the worst decline since September 2014.The week from Oct 29 – Nov 4 saw the box office drop by 6.5% week-on-week. Additionally, the month of October has slumped by a […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ on song in $122.5m global debut

Queen musical drama soars like a rocket ship in 64 markets.Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody soared to the top of the global box office at the weekend thanks to an estimated $122.5m haul that included $72.5m from 64 international markets.Disney’s Keira Knightley family fantasy The Nutcracker And The Four Realms debuted on $38.5m, while Universal’s horror hit […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Is the Box Office Champion: It Will Be the Biggest Rock Biopic Ever

“Bohemian Rhapsody” performed above most expectations with an estimated $50 million total. That’s the lowest opening figure for the first November weekend since 2013, but it’s a terrific result for this film. It’s also the fifth title to open to over $40 million since Labor Day. That’s three more than last year, which had only […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Rules International Box Office With Killer $72 Million

Don’t stop “Bohemian Rhapsody” now, Fox’s Freddie Mercury biopic topped the international box office with $72.5 million.Rami Malek stars as Queen’s iconic frontman in the rock movie, which also dominated the domestic market with $50 million for a global start of $122.5 million. “Bohemian Rhapsody” opened in the United Kingdom last weekend with a huge […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Rocks the Box Office with $50 Million Debut

For the first time since early February the top three films at the weekend box office were all new releases and leading the way was Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody with a $50 million, chart-topping performance, well above expectations. Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms finished at the lower end of industry estimates in second place, […]

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UK box office preview: ‘The Nutcracker’ to challenge ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Mike Leigh’s ’Peterloo’ amongst other new openers.After Twentieth Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody scored a strong opening at the UK box office last week, Disney’s The Nutcracker And The Four Realms heads the challengers looking to usurp it at the top.Directed by Lasse Hallström and Joe Johnston, The Nutcracker is a retelling of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s short […]

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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘Nutcracker’ and ‘Nobody’s Fool’ Kick Off November 2018

On the heels of a monster October, which saw the month deliver record calendar grosses totaling over $800 million domestically for the first time ever, November 2018 hopes to follow suit. The month’s first crop of new wide releases include Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody and The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, Disney’s first new release in […]

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