Weekend estimates: top three stay the same as bevy of new releases fight over the scraps

There was something for everyone in movie theaters this weekend, but the combination of Halloween falling on the weekend and too much competition made going tough for the six films either opening, expanding, or being re-issued in wide release. The competition hit Dune a touch harder than our model expected, but it will easily remain … Read more

Who was Sean Connery, the first agent 007 James Bond

This October 5 the World James Bond Day, precisely less than a week before the new film in the franchise: ‘007: No Time To Die’. That is why today we remember the first one who played the emblematic role, Sean Connery and also one of the reasons why this day is celebrated. Why is World … Read more

All Daniel Craig films as James Bond, from best to worst according to critics

Since taking on the role in 2006, Daniel Craig has proven to be one of the best James Bond of all time. His performances as the spy have always been of an incredibly high standard, being able to bring the right amount of charm and action to the character. However, the films he has been … Read more

Weekend estimates: Dune lands with $40.1 million stateside, hits $220 million worldwide

While Dune isn’t quite living up to the most optimistic predictions, it’s doing enough to be considered a success so far, with Warner Bros. projecting it will earn $40.1 million domestically by close of business today. That includes $9.03 million from 404 IMAX screens, which amounts to 22.5% of the nationwide total—one of the highest … Read more

Weekend estimates: Halloween kills it with $50.4-million debut

Halloween Kills is continuing the good run of results at the domestic box office this weekend with a very solid opening, which Universal is projecting will just clear $50 million. That’s easily ahead of Friday morning’s predicted $41.2 million, and the second-best weekend for the 43-year-old franchise, only surpassed by the 2018 incarnation. It also … Read more

Daniel Craig enjoys final martini after 15 years of portraying James Bond

Daniel Craig after portraying James Bond for 15 years enjoyed a final martini in honor of Agent 007 on Tuesday on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The 53-year-old English actor sipped on his character’s signature drink as he wrapped his press tour for his final Bond film No Time To Die on the NBC … Read more

Daniel Craig’s Last James Bond Movie Tops Opening Weekend at the Box Office

After a stellar international opening last weekend, No Time to Die opens in North America in the number one spot on the box office charts. Daniel Craig’s final outing as James Bond will open in first place with $56 million for the weekend, after a franchise-best preview night. That’s enough to take the top spot … Read more

Weekend estimates: No Time to Die lands with solid $56 million domestically, hits $300 million worldwide

After posting record-breaking preview numbers on Thursday, No Time to Die has shown surprisingly weak legs over the remainder of the weekend, and United Artists is projecting it will earn $56.007 million this weekend. While that’s below what seemed possible as of Friday morning, it’s a very solid number for the pandemic era, and almost … Read more

Sleb Safari: James Bond scouts are out there

LOOKING for an acting job? Got a bit of experience under your belt? You’re in luck because the James Bond scouts are out and about and they’re under pressure to be a little bit more open minded about casting so the Articlave Am-drammers could be in with a shot. Making a James Bond film is … Read more

Weekend estimates: Venom delivers pandemic-era-record $90 million as No Time to Die and Dune both top $100m internationally

Venom: Let There Be Carnage will set a new pandemic-era benchmark this weekend, with Sony Pictures projecting a stellar $90-million opening weekend as of Sunday morning, easily eclipsing the $80-million debut of Black Widow back in July. That number also represents a very solid 7.8 times the movie’s Thursday-evening preview number, which suggests good word … Read more