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Weekend Box Office: ‘Moana’ Dominates, ‘Rules Don’t Apply’ Bombs

Weekend Box Office

Walt Disney Animation Studios‘ Moana scored a mighty $81.1 million over the five-day Thanksgiving weekend, while Warren Beatty‘s Rules Don’t Apply bombed with just $2.2 million ($1.6 million for the weekend).

The South Pacific animated tale, featuring the voices of Dwayne Johnson and Auli’i Cravalho beats holdover Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,

‘Bad Santa 2’ Green Band Trailer #2

Billy Bob Thornton

Hot on the heels of the red band trailer for the Billy Bob Thornton sequel Bad Santa 2 comes the toned down green band trailer.

The cast includes Tony Cox, Thornton’s Willie Soke sidekick from the first movie and Brett Kelly as the “chubby kid” Thurman Merman,

‘Bad Santa 2’ Red Band Trailer with Billy Bob Thornton

Billy Bob Thornton&Brett Kelly

Broad Green Pictures has released a new NSFW red band trailer along with an alternate green band trailer for Bad Santa 2, the sequel to 2003’s holiday comedy Bad Santa, starring Billy Bob Thornton as a whiskey-guzzling holiday Santa, Willie Soke, who uses his cover to pull off large scale robberies.

Christina Hendricks Joins Billy Bob in ‘Bad Santa 2’

Bad Santa 2

Broad Green Pictures and Miramax have announced today that Christina Hendricks will star as the love interest opposite Billy Bob Thornton in Bad Santa 2, the sequel to the 2003 dark comedy.

The “Mad Men” star has been cast in the film as an Ivy-league educated, upper class woman that runs a charity being targeted by mall Santa Willie T. Stokes and his mom.

Billy Bob Thornton’s ‘Bad Santa 2’ Begins Filming in January

Billy Bob Thornton

Miramax and Broad Green Pictures will co-finance and co-produce Billy Bob Thornton‘s long-gestating Bad Santa sequel. Thornton will reprise his role as mall Santa/curmudgeonly conman Willie Soke.

Geyer Kosinski (“Fargo”) will produce Bad Santa 2, but no-one has been named director of the follow-up in Miramax and Broad Green’s press release.