The #1 Movie in America
“Sahara,” the 2005 action-adventure flick starring Matthew McConaughey and Penelope Cruz, made $68.6 million. It was the 35th top-grossing film of that year.
November Forecast
November is a simple, if now historic, month: it begins with what's turned out to be the greatest Marvel Cinematic Universe film ever, and will end with a mega-long weekend in which two horror-esque franchises make their... much anticipated... return.

The Many Saints of Newark
The Many Saints of Newark
“The Many Saints of Newark" is a solid albeit not exactly electrifying crime film.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
It’s tough to imagine a time when “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” and “Pretty Woman” were locked in an extended battle for multiplex supremacy.
October Forecast
October Forecast
At this point in the game, it may or may not seem unusual that possibly the biggest, baddest, most blockbustery month of 2021 shall be... October.
Review: Vacation Friends
Vacation Friends
“Vacation Friends” is a happy, harmless, “everyone involved looks like they’re having a good time” ensemble comedy.
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There’s a very plausible alternate universe where perennial Oscar bridesmaid Amy Adams has a Best Actress trophy.
September Forecast
A kinder, gentler, quieter, September 2021 is what we get, a breather from the upstart and colorful August behind us.
Review: The Night House
The Night House
Our instincts and familiarity with the horror genre tell us David Bruckner’s “The Night House” should play out just like any other of its kind.
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With Honors
“With Honors,” a bad-idea dramedy starring Joe Pesci and Brendan Fraser, claimed the crown in its second week of release with a tiny $3.7 million haul.
August Box Office Forecast
The horizon may be brewing, but we're still here.
Movie Review: Stillwater
There’s a constant, underlying question running throughout “Stillwater,” which, “Can this be real?”
Movie Review: Black Widow
Black Widow
Of all the major Avengers characters within the ever-expanding Marvel Comics Universe, Black Widow has always been one of the most elusive.
The Big Picture
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January 26, 2022
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

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Top 5 Movies on the IMDB Bottom 100 That Don't Deserve to Be There
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This Date in Film History

Oscar-winner Paul Newman (The Color of Money) is born in Shaker Heights, Ohio.

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