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‘The Meg’ Doesn’t Bite as Hard as It Should

Misleading marketing campaigns can be the bane of a film’s existence, or at least can hamper its long-term survival at the box office — and that is true of 'The Meg.'

‘The Meg’ and Why Shark Movies Should Think Smaller

'The Meg' is the most expensive shark movie ever made, but perhaps what humans fear about sharks is best presented in small projects like '47 Meters Down.'

Why It’s Time for That ‘Fast and Furious’ Spinoff

Jason Statham ('The Meg') and Dwayne Johnson ('Rampage') have spent the year starring in high-concept films that likely leave audiences yearning for something more familiar.

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Meg’ Shows Sharp Teeth, Swims Toward $40M Debut

'The Meg,' starring action star Jason Statham, could score the biggest debut in history for a Hollywood shark pic, not adjusted for inflation.

Hollywood Flashback: Bo Derek Was Chomped by a Killer Whale in 1977’s ‘Orca’

Ahead of 'The Meg' swimming into theaters Friday, The Hollywood Reporter takes a look back at the marine predator film, which was the actress' first feature film role.

Ruby Rose Tears Up While Discussing “Game-Changer” ‘Batwoman’ Casting

Ruby Rose got teary-eyed while discussing Tuesday's announcement that she will be playing the lead in The CW's upcoming Batwoman series.

‘The Meg’: Film Review

Jason Statham headlines 'The Meg,' Jon Turteltaub's thriller about an international team trying to prevent a giant prehistoric shark from terrorizing an Asian beach resort.

Box-Office Preview: Big-Budget ‘The Meg’ Heads for Tepid $20M-Plus U.S. Debut

Can director Jon Turteltaub's big-budget shark pic 'The Meg,' starring perennial action star Jason Statham, shake off the August blues and beat tepid prerelease tracking?

‘The Meg’ Director Jon Turteltaub Talks ‘Jaws,’ ‘Jurassic Park’ Influences

Stars Jason Statham, Ruby Rose and Li Bingbing also made the scene at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Monday night for the film's world premiere.

‘The Meg’ Director “Set Out to Make the Second Best Shark Movie of All Time”

Ahead of his first international co-production, set to hit theaters Aug. 10, Jon Turteltaub talks tackling the marine predator genre with 'The Meg,' working with China and why Jerry Bruckheimer said "undersea movies are boring and don't work."

MoviePass Raises Subscription Price, Limits First-Run Films

Embattled subscription service MoviePass said Tuesday it is raising its standard membership to $14.95 per month, a big jump from its current $9.95 pricing option.

Warner Bros.’ Shark Movie ‘The Meg’ Gets China Release Date

'The Meg' secures a lucrative China release date. Starring Jason Statham and Li Bingbing, the action flick is co-produced by Warner Bros.' Chinese studio Flagship Entertainment and Beijing-based Gravity Pictures.