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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Weekend Wrap-Up (04/08/2013)

Another slow weekend but at least we can always depend on the box office for at least one story.  Dinosaurs and death ruled the weekend and a little tidbit on Bradley Cooper, The Band Perry, Kathy Griffin and Tyler, The Creator...

Box Office: 'Evil Dead' Rises With $30.5 Million; 'Jurassic Park' 3D Nabs $21.2 Million
Box Office: 'Evil Dead' Rises With $30.5 Million; 'Jurassic Park' 3D Nabs $21.2 Million

The long-gestating 'Evil Dead' remake finally hit theatres to a lot of hype and managed to beat expectations with a $26 million US haul and a $30.5 million take worldwide, not bad for a horror flick with a $17 million budget.  From remake to re-release, 'Jurassic Park', already one of the highest grossing films of all time with a $900 million purse in 1993, the 3D rehash raked in another $18.2 mil in the U.S. and $21.2 worldwide...Read More

The Band Perry & Tyler, the Creator Aiming for Top Three on Billboard 200 Chart
The Band Perry & Tyler, the Creator Aiming for Top Three on Billboard 200 Chart
It was a given that nothing would unseat Justin Timberlake for a few weeks so really the battle is for 2nd and 3rd.  The Band Perry is on course for the former while Tyler, The Creator should fall in line at number 3.  The albums should sell 110,000 and 80,000 once final numbers come out, respectively.  This will be the highest charting for both artists...Read More

Bradley Cooper's Got A Gun
Bradley Cooper's Got A Gun
A troubled start and the fact that Westerns very rarely amount to anything at the box office should have been enough to kill 'Jane Got a Gun', but after director Lynne Ramsay dropped out and Gavin O'Connor jumped in, Michael Fassbender dropped out just to be replaced by Jude Law, who also jumped ship.  Natalie Portman has been attached the entire time and now Bradley Cooper is set to replace Law.  It seems all the pieces have finally fallen into place but now the question is...why?....Read More

Bravo Cancels Kathy Griffin's Talk Show
Bravo Cancels Kathy Griffin's Talk Show

If an annoying comedienne's show gets canceled and nobody is around to care...does it matter?  Apparently it does to Perez Hilton but, fortunately, his viewership wasn't enough to save this sinking ship...Read More

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