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Frozen II beats original’s stateside gross; Star Wars still hot, Spies fly steady

Frozen II continued its record-breaking run at the box office this week, beating the $400 million mark on Thursday and remaining in the top five over the holiday weekend, The Numbers is reporting. That’s enough to put the Disney sequel ahead of the 2013 original, and by this time tomorrow, it will beat the lifetime gross of 1994’s The […]

This Star Wars column figured out that Rey was SPOILER three years ago
The Rise of Skywalker rises to $175 million

The Force was–wait for it–strong at the box office this weekend, even if it wasn’t quite as forceful as many had been expecting. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker opened this weekend to $175 million, The Numbers is reporting. That was enough to give it the third-biggest December opening weekend ever, but was also respectively lower than […]

Avatar turns 10: cast and crew discuss landmark blockbuster’s legacy
Magic is real in full Onward trailer

A brand new trailer for Onward is now online, and can be checked out in the player above. The preview will play with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in theaters this weekend. Onward goes fourth onto the big screen in March. Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney and Pixar’s Onward introduces two teenage elf brothers (voices […]

Reflections on a Black Hole — Disney’s sci-fi voyage 40 years on
J.J. Abrams, cast members address fan reaction to The Last Jedi
Why $5 tickets couldn’t save Playmobil: The Movie
Marvel TV to shut its doors
Frozen II soundtrack tops Billboard 200 chart
Caroll Spinney, beloved Muppeteer behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, passes away
Wonder Woman 1984 trailer sends titular heroine back into action

The first trailer for Wonder Woman 1984 is now online, and without giving too much away about it, let’s just say it has enough to get fans pretty pumped for the upcoming sequel. In addition, several new promo posters have been revealed as well. The 80’s-set superhero extravaganza opens everywhere next June.

Watch Weezer’s music video for Frozen II

Sure, Elsa and Anna are the stars of Frozen II, but one moment that’s been getting a lot of discussion is Kristoff’s musical number “Lost in the Woods”, which plays like an 80’s love ballad. Fittingly enough, the pop version of that song is done by Weezer, and you can now watch the official music video […]

The full Mulan trailer is here

Disney launched the full trailer for their upcoming live-action remake of Mulan today, but unlike some of the studio’s other recent reboots, this one doesn’t look very similar to its animated predecessor. It’s already been reported that this film won’t include Mushu, Shang, or the songs from the 1998 version, but this new preview also hints […]

Black Widow kicks butt galore in exciting first trailer for solo movie

She may have sacrificed her life in Avengers: Endgame, but that doesn’t mean we’ve seen the last of Black Widow, who will (finally) be getting her very own movie next summer. Disney and Marvel have officially kicked off the marketing campaign today with a thrilling first trailer, which you can watch in the player above. The […]

Frozen II, Missing Link lead Annie Awards with eight nominations each
Playmobil: The Movie tickets will only cost $5 for all showtimes at many theaters

In a rather bizarre and unexpected move, it appears that tickets for Playmobil: The Movie will only cost $5 at most theaters it’s playing at when it opens next weekend. An advertisement for this can be found on AMC’s website, but many other theater chains–including Regal–are offering the same price at various locations. The reasoning for this […]

Frozen II heats up Thanksgiving weekend with new record

Following its opening weekend record for a Disney Animated Feature film last weekend, Frozen II continued to absolutely dominate the box office, scoring the best weekend ever for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Numbers is reporting a three-day take of $85 million and a bounty of $123 million for the five-day weekend, eclipsing the records set by The Hunger Games: […]

E.T. is reunited with Elliot in heartwarming new TV commercial

You may not have thought you wanted an Xfinity commercial starring Steven Spielberg’s E.T., but darn it, once you watch it, you may found it’s made your Thanksgiving a little brighter. In the extended ad which plays like a mini-sequel to the movie, E.T. returns to be reunited with his best friend Elliot, who is now […]

Frozen II scores best ever November single day grosses for Monday and Tuesday