‘Black Widow’ Offers Smaller Impact Than ‘Wonder Woman’ on Streaming

Following a report from Deadline last night, it was revealed that Disney is considering moving three of its future films - Pinocchio, Peter Pan, and Cruella - to Disney+ for release. This comes just days after Warner Bros. had announced that its upcoming blockbuster, Wonder Woman 1984, would be releasing day and date on its … Continue reading ‘Black Widow’ Offers Smaller Impact Than ‘Wonder Woman’ on Streaming

The Streaming Wars: HBO Max looks for Subscription Spike with Christmas Release of ‘Wonder Woman 1984’

In a surprise announcement, Warner Bros. and HBO Max confirmed that the highly anticipated, and much delayed, blockbuster Wonder Woman 1984 would be releasing on the fledgling streaming service HBO Max on Christmas Day for one month. In addition to HBO Max, the film will also be releasing in any open theaters across the country … Continue reading The Streaming Wars: HBO Max looks for Subscription Spike with Christmas Release of ‘Wonder Woman 1984’

Christopher Nolan’s $250M Gamble

After the release of 2008's The Dark Knight, Christopher Nolan became one of the few directors in Hollywood whose name can drive audiences to theaters on its own. The director - who works exclusively with Warner Bros. - has released 4 original films in the twelve years since his Batman magnum opus. His newest film, … Continue reading Christopher Nolan’s $250M Gamble

Disney+ Surpasses 73M Subs, Carries Company to Q4 Success

Walt Disney Co. shares (DIS) saw a modest leap on Friday morning after a mostly positive earnings call on Thursday night that revealed that, while the company still suffered a $0.20 loss per share and a a 23% drop in revenue, it was able to beat expectations in both areas, which forecasted a $0.71 loss … Continue reading Disney+ Surpasses 73M Subs, Carries Company to Q4 Success

DC’s ‘Black Adam’ Gets Release Date, Will Battle ‘Avatar 2’ in Dec 2021

After years of promises from DC Comics and Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, we finally have an official release date for Black Adam. The Rock took to Instagram on Thursday and announced that his entrance into the superhero genre will be December 22, 2021 just five days after James Cameron's Avatar 2 hits theaters. https://www.instagram.com/p/B42odCrFF42/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link The … Continue reading DC’s ‘Black Adam’ Gets Release Date, Will Battle ‘Avatar 2’ in Dec 2021

The Streaming Wars: Disney+ Excels, Apple TV+ Restructures

On Tuesday the Mouse House officially entered the Streaming Wars, and they put their rivals on notice. Bob Iger's highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, launched in the wee hours of the morning, marking the beginning of a new era for the almost century-old company. The high volume of downloads caused wide-spread technical issues, but - … Continue reading The Streaming Wars: Disney+ Excels, Apple TV+ Restructures

Deadline: DOCTOR SLEEP to Lose $20M+ for Warner Bros.

According to a report from Deadline Hollywood, Warner Bros' sequel to 1980’s The Shining, starring Ewan McGregor and Rebecca Ferguson is set to lose upwards of $20M. Doctor Sleep, which cost $45M to produce, earned just $14.1M over its opening weekend according to studio estimates. That number is down 43.6% from the projected $25M it … Continue reading Deadline: DOCTOR SLEEP to Lose $20M+ for Warner Bros.

Benioff & Weiss Depart From Star Wars

In a shocking turn of events, Game of Thrones showrunners, David Benioff and DB Weiss, have exited Lucasfilm, abandoning their Star Wars trilogy. Shocking, that is, if you haven't been paying attention lately. This is the first we're hearing about the duo's trilogy since March when rumors surfaced that their films would be taking place … Continue reading Benioff & Weiss Depart From Star Wars

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Box Office Forecast

Last Monday Disney dropped the final (domestic) trailer for one of the most anticipated movies of the year - Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. While it didn't contain a big reveal as the previous two teasers had - with the return of Emperor Palpatine and Dark Rey - it did enough to … Continue reading Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Box Office Forecast

Disney is Poised For Another Record Year at the Box Office in 2019

In recent years Disney has emerged as the Hollywood superpower when it comes to box office success. With control of major studios like Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Pixar - in addition to their own impressive library of intellectual property - they have the potential to set box office records every year - which is exactly what … Continue reading Disney is Poised For Another Record Year at the Box Office in 2019