Category Archives: Films

03Sep/17

‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ leads Labor Day Weekend

(LIONSGATE) – “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” held on to the top spot at the North American box office for a second week, according to Box Office Mojo, in what Variety reports was the slowest Labor Day weekend in two decades. Continue reading

29Aug/17

Glamour and politics on the menu for 74th Venice Film Festival

VENICE, ITALY (AUGUST 28, 2013) (REUTERS) – The 74th edition of the world’s oldest film festival will offer a “very exciting” mix of glamour and politics, the event’s artistic director Alberto Barbera said on Tuesday (August 29). Continue reading

19Aug/17

“The Hitman’s Bodyguard” set to top weekend box office

(LIONSGATE) – “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” is set to rifle its way to the top of the North American weekend box office from Friday (August 18) to Sunday (August 20). Continue reading

14Aug/17

‘Annabelle’ sequel scares off competitors with $35 million debut

(WARNER BROS.) – Warner Bros.’ horror film “Annabelle: Creation”, a prequel to the 2014 ‘Annabelle’ and the latest in the Conjuring film series, made a $35 million debut to top the weekend box office in North America. Continue reading

06Aug/17

‘The Dark Tower’ takes top spot at U.S. weekend box office

(SONY PICTURES) – Sony Pictures’ “The Dark Tower” – based on the popular series by author Stephen King – hit the top spot of this weekend’s US box office, according to box office site boxofficemojo.com. Continue reading

27Jul/17

Smiley faces to rolling eyes: ”The Emoji Movie’ premieres in L.A.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (SONY PICTURES) The cast of ‘The Emoji Movie’ turned out in Los Angeles for the world premiere of the animated film which rolls out in cinemas on Friday (July 28). Continue reading

27Jul/17

Jada Pinkett Smith talks ‘Girls Trip’ success

(MUST COURTESY UNIVERSAL PICTURES) – Actress Jada Pinkett Smith says that her new film Girls Trip is all about female empowerment. Continue reading

23Jul/17

‘Dunkirk’ makes debut at top of U.S. weekend box office

(UNIVERSAL PICTURES) – Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ topped the North American box office for the weekend ending July 23 with the War War Two movie bringing in an estimated $50.5 million in it’s debut, according to boxofficemojo.com.
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22Jul/17

Will Smith revels in racism with ‘Bright’

Actor Will Smith discusses upcoming release ‘Bright’, which is based in a parallel universe where orcs live alongside humans. Continue reading

17Jul/17

Felicite wins best film at Africa movie award

The 13th Africa Movie Academy Awards popularly known as the AMAA Awards was held in Lagos on Saturday (July 15) to honour the best of the continent’s films. Continue reading