‘Ted’ Talks Box-Office Blue Streak at $54M; ‘Magic Mike’ Shakes $39M Booty Pixar's "Brave" makes $34M for No. 3, but audiences favor R-rated "Ted and "Magic Mike" while "Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection" bows to $26M. Universal's "Ted," Seth MacFarlane's tale of a potty-mouthed teddy bear come to life, beat the stuffing ... 07/1/2012 - 4:40 pm | View Link
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This Easter weekend three religious-themed films made the Top 10, led by new opener "Heaven Is for Real" (Sony) which barely missed taking the #2 spot despite playing in more than 1,000 fewer screens than the box office leaders. This unheralded low-budget effort reinforces the most significant trend of 2014 so far: faith-based films nabbing substantial audiences (even "Noah" got a piece of this action).
For the third week running, the top film is "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" (Marvel/Buena Vista), which looks to be among the year's very best grossers, particularly worldwide.
Ever since I watched Dead Man in high school the way I've watched movies has forever been altered. Now, almost fifteen years later, I'm turning to others for some suggestions and directions. Please help me with the names of some movies and directors I should dive into. submitted by vandewp [link] [7 comments]