Box Office Aftermath: Christmas Weekend is Won by Elves and Dwarves; 2013 in Review

The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug Teaser Richard Armitage

Rounding out Christmas weekend, December 25-29, 2013, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug dominated over the competition again, leaving the box office battlefield victorious. Box Office Aftermath is an ongoing column dedicated to recapping the weekend’s total ticket sales. Each week, combatants enter the cinematic war zone, bloodthirsty for your cash. But there can only be one true winner. In Box Office Aftermath, we will take a look at the numbers, how previous contenders fared, and provide a brief analysis of the results.

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19th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Nominees Announced

19th Annual Critics' Choice Awards Nominees Announced

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) announced the nominees for the 19th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards this morning. Unsurprising to many, critics actually do like some movies. The ceremony will take place live on Thursday, January 16, 2014 on The CW, hosted by Aisha Tyler. Both 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle both earned 13 nominations respectively. See how the rest of the nominees fared after the break. Continue reading

Now Available To Own: Man of Steel, Turbo, Dexter, PlayStation 4, and More

2013 Summer Movie Preview Man of Steel

Empty your wallets and check your bank accounts, it’s time to see what’s Now Available To Own for the week of November 12, 2013. Each week we run down new releases in movies, television series, and video games that you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home. Not only that, we provide insights on some of the best deals on the Internets to keep your credit card from crying. On shelves this week, you can find titles such as Man of Steel, Turbo, Dexter, and the debut of the PlayStation 4. Check out the complete list of new releases after the jump. Continue reading

21 Tidbits from ‘Man of Steel’ You Might Not Have Known

Man of Steel Screenshot Superman

It has been seven years since we last saw Clark Kent in Superman Returns back in 2006. Reviving the franchise, for hopefully the last time, Zack Snyder and Warner Bros. delivered audiences Man of Steel this summer, which earned over $662 million at the box office worldwide. It was a big production to bring the Big Blue Boy Scout back on to the silver screen, and there are some pretty cool tidbits behind the scenes that many DC fanboys may find interesting. Check them out after the break.  Continue reading

‘Man of Steel’ Takes Flight on DVD and Blu-Ray November 11

Man of Steel Screenshot 11

It feels like ages ago that DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. rebooted the Superman franchise to bring us Man of Steel. And now they have officially announced  the home video release date. With a good handful of goodies among the special features, DC fans who enjoyed Man of Steel will get their chance to relive the experience at home and see how the beginning of the new DC Cinematic Universe has begun. See the full list of extras after the break.  Continue reading

Comic-Con 2013: Saturday Recap and Photo Gallery

San Diego Comic-Con 2013 Saturday Photo Gallery Recap

Since I’ve only had the chance to see half of what there is outside of the convention center and just a fraction of the SDCC showroom floor, today I had my work cut out for me. Zachary Levi’s Nerd HQ and The Jackdaw were high on my list today, along with chipping away more of what there is to see inside. It was a fairly bountiful day at Comic-Con 2013. Check it out after the jump. Continue reading

Box Office Aftermath: ‘Despicable Me 2’ Lays the Smack Down on ‘The Lone Ranger’

Box Office Aftermath Despicable Me 2

Rounding out July 4th Weekend, 2013, Despicable Me 2 dominated over the competition, leaving the box office battlefield victorious. Box Office Aftermath is an ongoing column dedicated to recapping the weekend’s total ticket sales. Each week, combatants enter the cinematic war zone, bloodthirsty for your cash. But there can only be one true winner. In Box Office Aftermath, we will take a look at the numbers, how previous contenders fared, and provide a brief analysis of the results. Continue reading

Box Office Aftermath: ‘Monsters University’ beats ‘The Heat’ and Brings the ‘White House Down’

Box Office Aftermath Monsters University Pixar

Rounding out the weekend of June 28-30, 2013, Monsters University makes the grade for the second weekend in a row, leaving the box office battlefield victorious. Box Office Aftermath is an ongoing column dedicated to recapping the weekend’s total ticket sales. Each week, combatants enter the cinematic war zone, bloodthirsty for your cash. But there can only be one true winner. In Box Office Aftermath, we will take a look at the numbers, how previous contenders fared, and provide a brief analysis of the results. Continue reading

Box Office Aftermath: ‘Monsters University’ Outlives ‘World War Z’

Box Office Aftermath Monsters University

Rounding out the weekend of June 21-23, 2013, Monsters University scared its way to the top, leaving the box office battlefield victorious. Box Office Aftermath is an ongoing column dedicated to recapping the weekend’s total ticket sales. Each week, combatants enter the cinematic war zone, bloodthirsty for your cash. But there can only be one true winner. In Box Office Aftermath, we will take a look at the numbers, how previous contenders fared, and provide a brief analysis of the results. Continue reading

Box Office Aftermath: ‘Man of Steel’ Soars to the Top and Breaks June Records

Box Office Aftermath Man of Steel

Rounding out the weekend of June 14-16, 2013, Man of Steel flew circles around This Is The End, leaving the box office battlefield victorious. Box Office Aftermath is an ongoing column dedicated to recapping the weekend’s total ticket sales. Each week, combatants enter the cinematic war zone, bloodthirsty for your cash. But there can only be one true winner. In Box Office Aftermath, we will take a look at the numbers, how previous contenders fared, and provide a brief analysis of the results. Continue reading