Mar 25 2012

“The Hunger Games” victorious at the box office

“The Hunger Games” took in 155 million dollars last weekend, making it the third largest grossing film on an opening weekend of all time.  The odds were certainly in their favor.

Given the massive fanbase and hype surrounding the film, there was very little doubt that “The Hunger Games” was going to be a massive hit.  But amidst a box office dry spell and a prior 200 million dollar, big-budgeted bust, anything that breaks the 100 million mark in March is worth taking notice.

Mar 17 2012

American Cinematheque raises its glass to Malcolm McDowell

British thespian Malcolm McDowell was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Friday morning, then hosted a double feature of “A Clockwork Orange” and “Time After Time” at the Egyptian Theater later that evening.

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