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  1. FXX’s ‘The Simpsons’ Marathon Is a Huge Success...

    Zach Dionne

    FX's comedy offshoot, FXX, is hosting #everysimpsonsever, a 12-day, 552-episode marathon that's exactly as cool as it sounds. And people are watching! More than 1 million of them tuned in on Thursday, which is three times more people than F...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  2. It's Not Quite a Miracle, But the Angels Have Achieved AL We...

    Michael Baumann

    Baseball is unlike real life in that it features levels of stupidity that cannot be overcome by sheer force of economic might. Last year, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim paid $61.1 million total to Albert Pujols, Josh Hamilton, Jered Weaver, and C....

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  3. ‘Star Trek 3’ Boldly Goes to Director Who’s Nev...

    Zach Dionne

    Some directors spend years making student films and music videos before they get a crack at a blockbuster. Some, like Colin Trevorrow, make one indie smash for less than $1 million and move on to helm long-delayed Jurassic Park sequels. R...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  4. Box Office Top Five: Catching Fire Is the Year's Second-Biggest O...

    Zach Dionne

    1. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, $161.1 million (opening weekend) This has been preordained to win since it got its release date sometime in 2012. But it was never a sure bet that Catching Fire would secure the best November opening ever and fa...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  5. Box Office Top Five: Thor: The Dark World Reigns Supreme

    Zach Dionne

    1. Thor: The Dark World, $86.1 million (opening weekend) I'm not saying Thor "smashed" the box office, because that's just not respectful to Thor/how Thor conducts himself/the enemies Thor opts to use his smashing abilities against. But the young ...

    Blog | November 11, 2013
  6. My Emancipation Dont Fit Your Equation: Lauryn Hill Postponing H...

    Zach Dionne

    Lauryn Hill's $1 million tax debt sentence was a two-parter: three months in the Orange Is the New Black prison, three months in home confinement. Now, a few days after Hill headed home and dropped a new track, TMZ reports the house arrest is being p...

    Blog | October 08, 2013
  7. Star Trek Into Darkness Gets Tepid Box Office Win

    Amos Barshad

    J.J. Abrams's second go-round on the Star Trek carousel was the top dog at the box office this weekend, with $70.6 million accrued over the weekend and $84.1 million in the bank since it opened on Wednesday. But that's actually $16 million less than ...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  8. Weekend Box Office: Skyfall Goes Huge Internationally, Affleck C...

    Amos Barshad

    Stateside, the top dogs at the box office were kids' movie Wreck-It Ralph, Denzel Washington's drunk-Sully drama Flight, and Ben Affleck's deathless prestige hit Argo, in that order. As EW reports, Ralph's $49.1 million haul makes it "the strongest d...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  9. Say Hello to Seth MacFarlane, Bankable Box Office Star

    Amos Barshad

    So Seth MacFarlane made a risky move this weekend, leaving the cozy warmth of his Family Guy nest to venture out with his first movie, Ted. And everything went well — really, really well. As EW reports, Ted pulled in "$54.1 million ... the thir...

    Blog | July 02, 2012
  10. Hollywood Goes 0-for-5 on Eighties Remakes in 2011

    Lane Brown

    Over the weekend, Footloose and The Thing stiffed at the box office, opening to a respective $16.1 million and $8.7 million and placing second and third behind week-old Hugh Jackman robot comedy Real Steel ($16.3 million), itself a burgeoning disappo...

    Blog | October 17, 2011
  11. Box Office by the Numbers: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles...

    Zach Dionne

    $28.4 million: The American total for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, giving the reboot the no. 1 slot for the second straight weekend. That's a 57 percent dip from the $65 million opener, but the overall box office is still up 6 perc...

    Blog | August 18, 2014
  12. New Music Trend Alert: Teen Metal Is Upon Us

    Steven Hyden

    There's a teen metal band invasion afoot! Last week, a Brooklyn power trio with some serious Iron Maiden/early Metallica-style chops named Unlocking the Truth signed a five-album deal with Sony for $1.7 million, in spite of the ba...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  13. Box Office by the Numbers: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction&...

    Zach Dionne

    1: Movies people went to see this weekend. (OK - slight exaggeration, but the gulf between Transformers: Age of Extinction and everything else was immense.) $100 million: American box-office total for...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  14. Box Office by the Numbers: Time-Traveling X-Men Win the Long Week...

    Zach Dionne

    $111 million: Domestic amount earned by X-Men: Days of Future Past over Memorial Day weekend. Not counting the Monday holiday, the X-Men: First Class sequel grabbed $91.4 million, putting it just $1.8 million behind Godzilla's opener, which...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  15. Box Office by the Numbers: ‘Godzilla’ Scores the Year...

    $93.2 million: Total haul for Gareth Edwards's Godzilla on its debut weekend. That's just $1.8 million less than Captain America: The Winter Soldier's opener, which so far holds the record for 2014's biggest weekend. Pretty impr...

    Blog | May 19, 2014
  16. Box Office Top Five: ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Opens...

    Zach Dionne

    1. The Amazing Spider-Man 2, $92 million (opening weekend) Summer/"summer" movie season is upon us! Does that mean you want to know how much money Sony's made on the second Amazing Spider-Man already, at the conclusion of th...

    Blog | May 05, 2014