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New ‘Godzilla-Kong’ Movie Set for 2024, ‘Dune 2’ Pushed to Thanksgiving 2023

Legendary and Warner Bros. announced new theatrical release plans for two of their high-profile films Thursday. In a relatively minor shift, filmmaker Denis Villeneuve’s Dune: Part Two is being pushed back less than a month from Oct. 20, 2023, to Nov. 17, 2023. That means the sequel will have the advantage of playing over the […]

Eiza Gonzalez on ‘Ambulance,’ ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Changes and the Ambitious ‘Three-Body Problem’

To play the best paramedic in Los Angeles, Ambulance star Eiza González knew that she needed to go above and beyond to prepare for the role. So the actor not only got to know various medical professionals prior to shooting Michael Bay’s latest action thriller, but she also rented an out-of-service ambulance so she could […]

Imax Narrows Losses Despite Slow Global Theatrical Recovery

Giant-screen exhibitor Imax reported a sharp rebound in revenues and a smaller second-quarter loss amid the reopening of its global theater network. On Tuesday, Imax reported a loss of $9.2 million attributable to shareholders, which compares to a year-earlier loss of $26.1 million when the company’s theaters were nearly all shut down at the height […]

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Director Adam Wingard in Talks for Legendary’s Next MonsterVerse Film (Exclusive)

One possible title being floated internally at Legendary? 'Son of Kong.'

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Roars to Pandemic-Best $390.2M Globally

The fourth installment in Legendary's MonsterVerse has hit $80.5 million domestically and $309.7 million overseas.

China Box Office: ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’ Knocked Down Again by Local Comedy ‘Sister’

Legendary and Warner Bros. monster tentpole has been slowed by the success of the low-budget Chinese sleeper hit, but it's still on track to finish its run with over $180 million.

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ No. 1 With $13.4M, Hits $358M Globally

The tentpole is doing monster business and has passed up 'Tenet' to become the top-grossing pic of the pandemic era in North America.

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Becomes Top U.S. Pandemic Pic With $60M

The previous best showing domestically belonged to Christopher Nolan's 'Tenet,' which finished its run with $58.5 million.

Box Office: Why ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ May Be a Pandemic Anomaly

The debut of Legendary and Warner Bros.’ Godzilla vs. Kong on HBO Max on March 31, the same day the big budget pic opened in theaters, became an afterthought when the monster showdown roared to a $48.1 million opening at the domestic box office, by far a pandemic best and providing a huge jolt of confidence for the theatrical business.

Analyst Upgrades AMC Theatres, Says ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ “Destroys Lingering Concerns Around Theatrical Window”

"Consumers want to leave the house and return to the theater," says B. Riley's Eric Wold, wondering if the tentpole's theatrical success could be "possibly an indication that Warner Bros. made the wrong decision" with its hybrid release strategy for its 2021 slate.

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Defeats Pandemic With $48.5M U.S. Start, Hits $285.4M Globally

The tentpole exceeded all expectations and by far devoured the biggest opening at the domestic box office since the COVID-19 crisis struck. Globally, it hit a huge $285.4 million on Easter Sunday.

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Scores Monster $11.6M Friday, Eyes $42M-Plus Debut

The film has earned $27.9 million in its first three days alone at the U.S. box office, by far the best showing of the pandemic.