UPDATED: A glut of family product is dampening "Smurfs 2" in North America; Lindsay Lohan erotic thriller "The Canyons" doing so-so business at the specialty box office, while no numbers have yet been released for 200 midnight screenings of "Sharknado."Read more
The film -- directed by Paul Schrader and written by Bret Easton Ellis -- is hoping to be a big draw on VOD; Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington action pic "2 Guns" enjoying solid business as it opens nationwide, while "Smurfs 2" battles family glut.Read more
The action-comedy should beat new family film "The Smurfs 2" for the three-day weekend; Lindsay Lohan's erotic thriller "The Canyons" and "The Spectacular Now" debut at the specialty box office.
BOOM! Studios CEO Ross Richie wraps up his four-part diary on the making of the movie, starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg -- a story that starts before a holiday, and ends with the Black List script drawing all the right attention.Read more
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