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History Channel Series American Ripper Links Jack the Ripper and H.H. Holmes

The History Channel will premiere an 8-part series called American Ripper on Tuesday, July 11 at 10 pm ET/PT. The series is about a controversial theory linking Jack the Ripper with H.H. Holmes (Herman Mudgett). Read more... June 25, 2017

Cars 3 Tops Box Office With $53 Million Opening

Cars 3 had a big enough opening to stay ahead of Wonder Woman and win the box office. It opened with $53.5 million. This is less than the $66 million Cars 2 made in 2011 but it is still impressive, especially since Cars 3 was up against Wonder Woman. It is enough to keep Disney's strong Cars franchise alive. Cars 3 also has an excellent A CinemaScore. Read more... June 19, 2017

Olaf's Frozen Adventure Trailer Released

Disney has a new Frozen short film coming out this fall. The holiday-themed short, called Olaf's Frozen Adventure, will air in front of Coco, a Disney-Pixar animated film. Josh Gad, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff and Idina Menzel return as the voices of the main characters. Read more... June 14, 2017

Wonder Woman Dusts The Mummy To Top Weekend Box Office

Wonder Woman easily won the box office for a second straight weekend. Tom Cruise and The Mummy were no match for Gal Gadot and Wonder Woman continued to dominate in theaters. Wonder Woman made $57 million falling just 44.6% from its opening debut. The DC Comics film has now made $205 million after just two weekends in theaters. Read more... June 11, 2017

Black Panther Poster Revealed Ahead of Trailer Release

Marvel has released the first poster for the upcoming Black Panther movie. The first teaser trailer will be released tonight during game four of the Warriors and Cavaliers NBA Finals game. Black Panther (T'Challa) is sitting on his throne in the poster. Read more... June 9, 2017

Wonder Woman Breaks Records With $100 Million Opening

Wonder Woman easily topped the box office this weekend with its $100 million opening. Gal Gadot returns in the title role. The film also stars Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen and Robin Wright. The film has an A CinemaScore. The film set records for the biggest opening for a female director (Patty Jenkins). It is also the biggest box office for a female-led comic book superhero movie. Read more... June 4, 2017

Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Tops Memorial Weekend Box Office

Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Dead Men Tell No Tales easily topped the box office over the Memorial Day weekend. It opened with $62 million for a 14,541 per theater average. The film also stars Javier Bardem and Geoffrey Rush.It has an A- CinemaScore. Read more... May 29, 2017

Universal Pictures Unveils Dark Universe Monster Series

Universal Pictures has unveiled its Dark Universe of monster movies. The brand logo will debut in theaters with The Mummy with music composed by Danny Elfman. The Dark Universe brand will be used for remakes of classic monster movies. Read more... May 25, 2017

Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert Kills at Least 19, Possible Suicide Bomber

There was an explosion earlier tonight at the Manchester Arena in the U.K. The explosion is believed to be terrorism and there are indications it was a suicide bomber. The attack followed shortly after the end of an Ariana Grande concert. The explosion is thought to have occurred just outside the foyer of the arena and not inside the building itself. Read more... May 22, 2017

Alien: Covenant Tops Weekend Box Office

The Aliens movies continue to perform at the box office. The latest return of the Xenomorph, Alien: Covenant, made $36 million to open in first place. It just edged out Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, which has dominated theaters for the past two weeks. Alien: Covenant has a B Cinemascore. Read more... May 21, 2017

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