‘Wonder Woman’ Passes ‘Batman v Superman’ as Highest-Earning DC Comics Movie

‘Wonder Woman’ Passes ‘Batman v Superman’ as Highest-Earning DC Comics Movie

Move over boys — “Wonder Woman” is taking the box office crown. In just four weeks, “Wonder Woman has become the highest-grossing DC Comics Extended Universe movie at the domestic box office, topping the 12-week run of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” The feat is especially impressive since “Wonder Woman” had a smaller opening weekend than both “Batman v Superman” and “Suicide Squad.” That means the positive reviews and good word-of-mouth are propelling the…

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Remembering Glenne Headly, Stephen Furst, John G. Avildsen and More Reel-Important People We Lost in June

Remembering Glenne Headly, Stephen Furst, John G. Avildsen and More Reel-Important People We Lost in June

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way. John G. Avildsen (1935-2017) – Director, Cinematographer and Editor. He won an Oscar for directing Rocky (see below) and was nominated for his short documentary…

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Fox Announces Release Dates for 6 Mystery Marvel Movies

Fox Announces Release Dates for 6 Mystery Marvel Movies

The mutants are multiplying! 20th Century Fox has scheduled six Marvel movies through 2021. Fox owns the movie rights to the “X-Men” and “Fantastic Four” characters. The six mystery movies will hit theaters June 7, 2019 November 22, 2019; March 13, 2020; June 26, 2020; October 2, 2020; and March 5, 2021. These are in addition to the already-announced releases of “The New Mutants” (April 13, 2018), “Deadpool 2” (June 1, 2018), and “X-Men: Dark…

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Remembering Glenne Headly, Stephen Furst, John G. Avildsen and More Reel-Important People We Lost in May

Remembering Glenne Headly, Stephen Furst, John G. Avildsen and More Reel-Important People We Lost in May

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies that have left us in recent weeks. Below you’ll find names big and small and from all areas of the industry, though each was significant to the movies in his or her own way. John G. Avildsen (1935-2017) – Director, Cinematographer and Editor. He won an Oscar for directing Rocky (see below) and was nominated for his short documentary…

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