| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Disney's neo-holiday classic, "Frozen," packed snowbound theaters to narrowly beat out the weekend's only wide-release contender, "Paranormal Activity: Marked Ones," for the inaugural No. 1 ranking of 2014.
The latter, the latest entry in the popular...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:51 AM
The low-budget horror film “The Conjuring” conjured sufficient sales in the week before Halloween to capture the top sales position, while the sci-fi thriller “After Earth,” though not a top seller, held onto the top rental spot....
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:00 AM
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Available on VOD beginning Oct. 22
Outside of television and action-movie tentpoles, it's rare to see characters age and evolve on-screen the way that Ethan Hawke's Jesse and Julie Delpy's Céline have...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:30 PM
When a really good new horror film comes out, one that's more about creative intelligence than executing the next grisly kill shot, it's something of a miracle in this eviscerating post-"Saw" era. Old-school and supremely confident in its attack, "The...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Disney's 3-D animated summer movie "Planes" appears to have some lift as a home entertainment title, soaring to the top of Rentrak's DVD and Blu-ray sales chart in its first week in release.
Featuring the voice of comedian Dane Cook, the "Cars"...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 11:09 AM
In a continuation of a theme for 2013, the horror sequel "Insidious: Chapter 2" looks to be another big hit for the horror genre.
After "The Conjuring," "Mama" and "The Purge" took in solid box office numbers against comparatively lower budgets this...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:30 PM
New Line's "San Andreas," starring Dwayne Johnson, will hit theaters on June 5, 2015 in 2D and 3D.
The film, directed by Brad Peyton, centers on a massive earthquake that hits California and one man who must make the treacherous journey across the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:19 AM
It's not that the initial suspense film necessarily needed a second chapter, but the kind of box-office success it had usually spells "sequel." Patrick Wilson and Rose Byrne are back for director James Wan - who also guided Wilson in "The Conjuring" -...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Neither White House invaders nor a team of aging comedians could expel "Monsters University" from the top of Rentrak's DVD sales chart.
The prequel to Pixar's hit computer-animated family film "Monsters, Inc." was the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray title...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
James Wan was back in his element of horror with the July 15 Arclight premiere of New Line's "The Conjuring."
"I have to fly out tomorrow morning to Atlanta to go back to the 'Fast and Furious 7' set," he mused during the afterparty at Avertine. "It's...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Following the back-to-back box office failures of "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" and "Jack the Giant Killer," New Line Cinema is looking to rebound with a film that at first blush would seem to offer an unlikely shot at redemption -- a midsummer horror...