New On DVD This Week: A Christmas Carol, The World At War, Perry Mason

A Christmas Carol Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment debuts its first Blu-ray ED release with Academy Award-winning director Robert Zemeckis’ unique interpretation of Charles Dickens’ beloved tale, ‘A Christmas Carol,’ starring Jim Carrey as multiple characters including the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge and the Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Yet to Come. Rounding out the […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: ‘Avatar’ Rises

James Cameron’s Avatar, a visual spectacle a decade in the making, stormed the box office with a $73 million haul, while Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker predictably bombed with their rom-com Did You Hear About The Morgans? George Clooney’s Golden Globe favorite Up In The Air debuts on the top ten list as well. […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Princess” Leapfrogs Up

Disney’s long-awaited return to traditional hand-drawn animation serves them well, as The Princess and The Frog leaps up to the top spot at the box office this weekend, sending The Blind Side back down to second place, while Clint Eastwood’s Invictus debuts at third. 1. The Princess and The Frog – $25m 2. The Blind […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: ‘New Moon’ Sets New Records

After scoring the all-time record for midnight screenings and opening day box office totals, The Twilight Saga: New Moon stormed through the whole weekend, raking in an estimated $140.7 million, good enough for third place on the all-time box office opening weekend charts, behind The Dark Knight’s $158.4 million and Spider-Man 3’s $151.8 million. 1. […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: ‘2012’ Blows Up

2012, Roland Emmerich’s epic disaster extravaganza about the end of the world, cha-chinged in some hefty change in its opening weekend, bringing in $65 million. The buzzworthy Precious climbed up to fourth place, while the poorly-marketed Pirate Radio didn’t break the top ten. 1. 2012 – $65m 2. A Christmas Carol – $22.3m 3. The […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: No Humbug for Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey’s A Christmas Carol won the weekend box office as expected, but it didn’t make the boffo money that most animated holiday movies tend to make, which is a sign of weak word of mouth or just a weak economy. George Clooney’s Men Who Stare At Goats managed a third place finish, while The […]

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