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COMING SOON
Fri, July 25, 2014
1
HERCULES WIDE
2
LUCY WIDE
3
THE FLUFFY MOVIE WIDE
4
A MOST WANTED MAN LTD
5
MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT EXCL
Fri, August 1, 2014
1
GET ON UP WIDE
2
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY WIDE
Fri, August 8, 2014
1
INTO THE STORM WIDE
2
STEP UP: ALL IN WIDE
3
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES WIDE
4
THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY WIDE
5
WHAT IF EXCL
Wed, August 13, 2014
1
LET'S BE COPS WIDE
Fri, August 15, 2014
1
THE EXPENDABLES 3 WIDE
2
THE GIVER WIDE
3
LIFE AFTER BETH LTD
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THE TICKER YEAR-TO-DATE BOX OFFICE (Jan 1-Jul 22)
 Year to Date Earnings%Gain/Loss +0.83
   2013         $10,920,000,000
   2012         $10,830,000,000
 Ticket Sales%Gain/Loss -0.3
   2013         1,356,521,739
   2012         1,360,552,764
 
MOVIE POLL

What excites you most about Summer 2014?
  • X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST
  • GODZILLA
  • TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION
  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2
  • DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
  • MALEFICENT
  • HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
  • EDGE OF TOMORROW
  • 22 JUMP STREET
  • SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR
  • A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST
  • JUPITER ASCENDING
  • TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES
  • TAMMY
  • HERCULES



TITLE STUDIO SITES GROSS AVG TOTAL
1
DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES FOX · 3969 · $36,000,000 · $9,070 · $138,952,800
2
THE PURGE: ANARCHY UNIVERSAL · 2806 · $28,368,660 · $10,110 · $28,368,660
3
PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE DISNEY · 3826 · $18,000,000 · $4,705 · $18,000,000
4
SEX TAPE SONY · 3062 · $15,000,000 · $4,899 · $15,000,000
5
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION PARAMOUNT · 3324 · $10,000,000 · $3,008 · $227,157,000
6
TAMMY WARNER BROS. · 3402 · $7,605,000 · $2,235 · $71,253,000
7
22 JUMP STREET SONY · 2229 · $4,700,000 · $2,109 · $180,509,000
8
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 FOX · 2169 · $3,800,000 · $1,752 · $160,671,900
9
MALEFICENT DISNEY · 1541 · $3,302,000 · $2,143 · $228,367,000
10
EARTH TO ECHO RELATIVITY · 2450 · $3,260,000 · $1,331 · $31,979,314
11
BEGIN AGAIN WEINSTEIN CO. · 1302 · $2,762,000 · $2,121 · $9,487,666
12
AMERICA LIONSGATE · 1030 · $1,725,000 · $1,675 · $11,468,696
Jul 22, 2014
TITLE STUDIO SITES GROSS AVG TOTAL
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THE FANTASTIC FOUR (2015) FOX

Compared to "Spider-Man," this was LONG overdue. Fox and Marvel have offically set March 6, 2015 as the release date for the new "The Fantastic Four." The reboot will be directed by Josh Trask ("Chronicle"), although no word yet on whether or not any of the original cast will return. The first film and its sequel were released in 2005 and 2007, and scored worldwide grosses of $330M and $289M, respectively.

Although those numbers are on the low-end for big-budget comic book adaptations, Fox is obiviously hip to the fact that the Marvel brand name is the hottest thing in Hollywood right now. The studio will partner with Marvel to release "The Wolverine" this summer--featuring Hugh Jackman's fifth big screen appearance--while Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" will arrive July 18, 2014.

Now if they can just get The Thing to not look like a costume that was bought at Party City. CGI, anyone? 

 


 
 
 
Fri 3/6/15

 
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UNTITLED PEANUTS FILM FOX

"Good grief...what took so long, Charlie Brown!" 

Fox and Blue Sky Animation have finally locked down the rights to make an animated film based on Charles Schultz's beloved comic strip featuring Snoopy, Woodstock, Charlie Brown and the rest of the "Peanuts" gang.

The release date marks the 65th anniversary of the debut of the “Peanuts” comic strip and the 50th anniversary of the landmark television special, “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” 

Steve Martino ("Ice Age: Continental Drift," "Horton Hears a Who!") will direct, with a script by Craig Schultz, Bryan Schutlz, and Cornelius Uliano.  Craig is Charles' son, and Bryan his grandson...which was likely part of the deal.

Peanuts dance party may now commence. 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBPcoI4OE9Y


 
 
 
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