Weekend Box Office: AMERICAN SNIPER Rules Again; MORTDECAI Bombs

Weekend Bos Office

Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper hits stunning $200 million in the domestic bank making it the No. 2 war movie in history of North American box office. Starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller, the movie held the top spot in its second weekend, hauling in an impressive $64.4 million and is certainly on track to defeat Saving Private Ryan ($216.5 million).

BIRDMAN Beats Out BOYHOOD to Win PGA

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On Saturday night, Birdman has beaten the juggernaut Boyhood to claim the PGA’s top award as Best Picture of the Year.

The LEGO Movie nabbed the top film prize in best animated motion picture, even though the film was not nominated for an Oscar. “Fargo” for TV movie or miniseries,

Tyrese Gibson Wants to Play Green Lantern in JUSTICE LEAGUE

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The Fast & Furious star Tyrese Gibson campaigns for the future Green Lantern role, like so many other actors seem to do these days, including Jason Momoa when he was rumored to be playing Aquaman.

Warner Bros. announced most of the Justice League cast back in October,

Watch KNOCK KNOCK Sundance Film Festival Teaser

Eli Roth Horror

Director Eli Roth has shared first teaser for his new horror-thriller Knock Knock, which had its premiere on Friday night at the Sundance Film Festival. Roth co-wrote it with Nicolas Lopez and Guillermo Amoedo (The Green Inferno). The film stars Keanu Reeves as a happily married architect alone for the weekend who gets an unexpected visit from two attractive young women (Lorenza Izzo and Ana de Armas) who seduce him and turn his life upside down.

We’re Getting THE JETSONS New Animated Movie

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There has been talk of a live-action Jetsons film, but Deadline is reporting that Warner Bros. Pictures has plans to move forward with The Jetsons as a fully animated feature film.

Therefore, the studio has just hired Matt Lieberman, the screenwriter of the new Scooby-Doo animated film to keep things in the Hanna-Barbera family.

Andy Serkis Character Reportedly Revealed in AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

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Do you really have to know this stuff before the movie comes out? Well, it’s up to you, of course, but if you are still here, great because Schmoes Know is reporting that they can confirm Andy Serkis is playing the character many already thought he was playing in Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Lee Pace’s Ronan Won’t Return for GUARDIANS Sequel

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Despite how Lee Pace would love to tackle the terroristic baddie once more, director James Gunn confirms that villain Ronan the Accuser will not return in Guardians of the Galaxy sequel.

The filmmaker broke the news during a Facebook Q&A session with fans (via /Film) for the DVD and Blu-ray release of this Marvel blockbuster:

Zoe Bell Joins Quentin Tarantino’s THE HATEFUL EIGHT as Shooting Begins

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Principal photography has gotten underway on Quentin Tarantino‘s 70mm Western The Hateful Eight and new talent has jumped aboard including Zoe Bell (Death Proof) and Gene Jones (The Sacrament).

James Parks (Kill Bill Vol. 1 & 2), and Dana Gourrier, Keith Jefferson, Lee Horsley, Craig Stark and Belinda Owino,

First Trailer for Peter Bogdanovich’s Comedy SHE’S FUNNY THAT WAY

Peter Bogdanovich's Comedy

The screwball comedy She’s Funny That Way marks Peter Bogdanovich’s first narrative feature since 2001’s The Cat’s Meow. Legendary director brings us the star-studded farce, starring Owen Wilson, Imogen Poots, Jennifer Aniston, Will Forte, Kathryn Hahn, Lucy Punch, Debi Mazar, Rhys Ifans, Quentin Tarantino, Cybill Shepherd, Colleen Camp and Tatum O’Neal.