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'Good Boys' Opening Weekend Subverts Expectations

It doesn't seem natural to view a medium-budget studio comedy as an underdog, but that's exactly the category Good Boys was in as it headed into the weekend. In fact, many thought it might get out-grossed by the action flick Fast & Furious Presents: ...

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The Fast Five: It’s a Small World After All as Disney Takes Over Television

Do you like Disney? I sure hope so, because one day, there will be nothing but Disney. It will eventually own us all. There was so much fun Disney news that AMC merging with AMC was barely a blip—a story which is only the second largest and most-conf...

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Write On with Matt Dy of Lit Entertainment Group

Literary manager Matt Dy discusses his tenure at Austin Film Festival as their contest director, why he made the move to Los Angeles to join the team at Lit Entertainment Group and more. 

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'Hobbs & Shaw' Still Dominates the Box Office, 'Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark' Follows Close Behind

This weekend’s box office results offered up a variety of takeaways, some good for the health of big screen storytelling, some not so much.

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Fast Five: Film and TV News

Welcome to the inaugural edition of The Fast Five. If you’re thinking this may lead to that elusive copy of the Fast Five script, apologies in advance. This is not that place. Here for a mix of major and under-the-radar TV news that’s hot off the pre...

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'Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw' Open to a Hefty Box Office

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw opened to a hefty box office take that accurately reflected the bulking biceps of its two leading men—arguably the last two great action stars of a waning era where brawn alone was big screen worthy: Dwayne Johns...

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Quentin Tarantino has Biggest Opening Weekend with 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

 

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Disney Dominates the Box Office with 'The Lion King'

To the surprise of precisely no one, Disney dominated the box office again over the weekend with its "live-action" remake of The Lion King, which took in a gargantuan $192 million. It's a new July record by a country mile, and represents the best-eve...

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'Spiderman: Far From Home' Takes the Reins from 'Stuber' & 'Crawl'

Over the weekend, for the second time in three months, a Marvel Cinematic Universe film in its second weekend has squashed two original movies on their opening weekend, hobbling their chances of breaking out. Two films that reasonably thought they'd ...

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