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.
The idea of suggesting that JK Rowling, the woman whose imagination has birthed the magical Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which has enchanted the lives of millions and grossed billions of dollars in movies alone, has somehow become a problem for the franchise may sound like heresy, but hear me out. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes … Continue reading ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Has a JK Rowling Problem
Earlier this week, the latest installment to the enormously popular Harry Potter franchise received less than stellar early reviews from critics. The sequel to 2016's reintroduction to the Wizarding World is currently sitting at 57% on Rotten Tomatoes with a 6.3/10 average rating. The tepid reviews, though, don't seem to be quelling moviegoers' excitement - … Continue reading Box Office Preview: ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’