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  • 'Despicable Me 2' heads off 'The Lone Ranger' at the box office

    The mischievous minions of "Despicable Me 2" seem to be overwhelming "The Lone Ranger" at the box office on this long holiday weekend. The 3-D animated feature opened to an estimated $34.3 million, the biggest-ever Wednesday opening for distributor...
  • 'The Way, Way Back' and five other films set at amusement parks

    'The Way, Way Back' and five other films set at amusement parks
    In "The Way, Way Back," which arrives in theaters Friday, much of the action unfolds at the Water Wizz Water Park, where 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) finds escape from the pains of seeing his mom (Toni Collette) being wooed by a car salesman (Steve...
  • 'The Lone Ranger' is an expensive gamble for Walt Disney Studios

    In Walt Disney Studios' remake of "The Lone Ranger," the masked lawman and his loopy sidekick, Tonto, stop a runaway train, are beaten by bad guys and besieged by scorpions, and blow up a massive bridge with dynamite — all while trying to avenge the...
  • 'Despicable Me 2' heads off Disney's 'The Lone Ranger' at the box office

    'Despicable Me 2' heads off Disney's 'The Lone Ranger' at the box office
    The mischievous minions of "Despicable Me 2" seem to be overwhelming "The Lone Ranger" at the box office on this long holiday weekend. The 3-D animated feature opened to an estimated $34.3 million, the biggest-ever Wednesday opening for distributor...
  • With 'Despicable Me 2' and more, movies revisit the sequel debate

    In 2010, after the animation studio Illumination Entertainment's first film, "Despicable Me," became a surprise hit, its makers faced a quandary. "Despicable Me" derived much of its appeal from the character of a curmudgeonly supervillain named...
  • No. 1 'Despicable Me 2' rules box office as 'Lone Ranger' flops

    With "Despicable Me 2" dominating the Fourth of July box office, it was no holiday for "The Lone Ranger." The animated 3-D film had a lot to celebrate over the long Independence Day weekend as it took in an explosive $142.1 million between its debut...
  • 'Despicable Me 2' crushes 'The Lone Ranger'! Nanula exits Miramax.

    'Despicable Me 2' crushes 'The Lone Ranger'! Nanula exits Miramax.
    After the coffee. Before going for Dwight Howard's job at the Lakers. The Skinny: Spent the weekend watching some of season one of "The Sopranos." Forgot how great that show was. Monday's headlines include the box office recap and a look at "The Lone...
  • 'Despicable Me 2' premiere celebrates the return of the minions

    Amid a sea of yellow at the "Despicable Me 2" premiere Saturday, voices of children could be heard yelling "Bee-do, bee-do, bee-do." A notable line from the nonsense-speaking little yellow creatures that dominate the film, "Bee-do" was not the only...
  • The summer movie season's 6 over-the-top promotional tie-ins

    The summer moviegoing season is a time for superheroes, explosions — and marketing tie-ins. Some are a common-sense pairing of cinema and brand — "Fast & Furious 6" and Dodge,  "The Hangover: Part III" and Caesar's Palace Las Vegas —...
  • 'The Purge' hopes to make a killing for less

    If you're a movie studio with money to burn, summer is bonfire time. Almost every week there's a new $200-million-plus production — Warner Bros.' "Man of Steel" and Paramount's "World War Z" are the next budget-busters — and it costs...
  • Things That Bugged Me About the New 'Star Trek'

    Things That Bugged Me About the New 'Star Trek'
    “Star Trek: Into Darkness” bothered me in a number of ways. A warning: if you haven’t seen the movie, spoilers lie ahead. If you read on, get ready for a nerded-out rant, the likes of which you’ve never before seen (unless you read...