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Logan Claws, Scraps, Scratches Way to Top of Revenue Charts

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X-Men biopic (sort of) Logan clawed its way to the top of the revenue charts over the weekend, helped, perhaps by some perfect movie-going weather, given it was colder than a basket full of don’t care, as Deadpool might have said. Logan got terrific reviews – you know, for a werewolf picture – scoring a solid 92 percent approval rating …

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PricewaterhouseCoopers Assigns Security to Accountants Responsible for Oscars Fiasco

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After the big Oscars screw-up over the weekend, viewers everywhere joked, “Well, someone is getting fired.” Turns out those predictions were true. PricewaterhouseCoopers just gave the boot to the accountants responsible for the mix-up. PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a professional services firm, has been involved in the Oscars for years. They are responsible for tabulating voting results, preparing envelopes with the winners …

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Wild Night at Oscars, Ho Hum at Box Office with ‘Get Out’ on Top

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The weekend at the box office was almost as uneventful as it gets, but the movie world was rocked top to bottom by a Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway slip up at the Oscar award ceremony that will never be forgotten. At the box office, it was a ho-hum affair with the bi-racial horror thriller Get Out displacing The LEGO Batman Movie …

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‘La La Land’ Best Picture Oscar Ripped from Grasp by ‘Moonlight’

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You all knew this article was coming. It’s impossible to do an Oscars recap without addressing the big flub that happened with the Best Picture award. We will say this: The Oscars definitely went out with a bang when La La Land had the Best Picture Oscar taken away and given to Moonlight. As those who watched the entire ceremony know, Warren Beatty …

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The ‘Lego Batman Movie’ Holds On to #1 – Seriously?

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The Lego Batman Movie held onto the top spot in the revenue lists for the second straight weekend, pulling in a fresh $33 million for Warner Bros. and proving, ultimately, that overcast winter weather, flaccid competition and nothing but reruns at home are a magic formula for profits at the cinema, even if film is conceived and written by high …

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Horror Film ‘Split’ Holds Top Spot with Weekend Take of $14.5M

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Formulaic horror film Split held on to the top spot in the revenue charts for the third straight weekend, proving what happens when a hackneyed plot falls into the hands of a master storyteller, like director M. Night Shyamalan. Spilt is a story you might tell around a campfire to scare the young ‘uns – the story of a man …

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Oscar Nominations Packed with Music, Manchester & Moonlight

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Awards season is in full swing, but the biggest honor of the season has yet to come. The Oscars are approaching! Though other awards shows are fine and dandy, the Oscars are the true Olympic ceremonies of Hollywood. The SAG Awards, the Emmys and the Golden Globes can all be decent predictors of who will win big at the Oscars. …

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The 10 Best Movies of 2016: Aliens, Westerns & Talking Bears, Oh My!

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The year of 2016 brought about many wildly different movies. We enjoyed the pitch-perfect satire of Deadpool tearing apart the superhero genre, only for the genre to tumble down with the abysmal Batman v Superman and the blandly routine X-Men: Apocalypse. There was hope for video game movies with The Angry Birds Movie, only to be dashed with Warcraft and …

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It’s La La Land’s Weekend at Golden Globes, Star Wars at Box Office

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With La La Land capturing awards and headlines, it was still Rogue One: A Star Wars Story‘s weekend at the box office with the musical that captured a record seven Golden Globe awards earning less than half of what the No. 1 feature film did over the weekend. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story even outperformed 20th Century Fox’s Hidden …

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