You’ve Got B.O.: Tarantino is Tops

The Basterds beat all. Quentin Tarantino’s brash and bold reimagineering of World War II took the box office crown, nearly doubling the take of the second place finisher District 9. Tarantino’s pal Robert Rodriguez’s kid flick Shorts debuted in a distant sixth, while Alexis Bledel’s Post Grad barely made the list. 1. Inglourious Basterds – […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “District 9” on Cloud 9

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/District-9/148114/1182215156/District-9%3A-Trailer-2/embed 580 476] Finally, a triumph for originality and quality as District 9, the starless sci-fi story from a completely non-American point of view manages to take the box office in the U.S. by being too awesome to ignore. Might we see a District 10? 1. District 9 – $37m 2. G.I. Joe: The […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Yo Joe!

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/G.I.-Joe/147369/1194374762/G.I.-Joe%3A-Chase/embed 580 476] Despite no critic previews, America’s daring highly-trained special mission force stormed their way into the top spot with a $56 million haul, while Meryl Streep’s Julia Child cooked up a good second-place finish, which constituted almost the entirety of the weekend box office money. 1. G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Apatow Ascends Again

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Funny-People/149371/1188886661/Funny-People%3A-Arguing/embed 580 476] Judd Apatow’s flock of funny folk took the top spot in a relatively weak weekend, while Aliens in the Attic limped into fifth place, and The Collector didn’t crack the top ten. 1. Funny People – $23.4m 2. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – $17.7m 3. G-Force – $17m […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: G-Force Rules, Potter Plummets

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/G-Force/141798/1182753638/G-Force%3A-Dr.-Doolittle/embed 580 476] Guinea pig super-spies managed to topple the kid wizards as G-Force tops the box office and Harry Potter tumbles after its boffo opening. 1. G-Force – $32.1m 2. Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince – $30m 3. The Ugly Truth – $27m 4. Orphan – $12.7m 5. Ice Age: Dawn […]

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Opening Wide: The Ugly Truth, G-Force, Orphan

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Ugly-Truth/147402/1188585271/The-Ugly-Truth%3A-Comfort/embed 580 476] The Ugly Truth Buy tickets at Fandango! Katherine Heigl is an uptight morning show producer who is forced to deal with a new and crude commentator (Gerard Butler), which escalates into a classic battle of the sexes. (more…)

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Katherine Heigl Loves Her Naughty Words

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Ugly-Truth/147402/1188585659/The-Ugly-Truth%3A-Ceviche/embed 580 476] After Knocked Up and now her upcoming sexy turn in The Ugly Truth, Katherine Heigl seems to have become the queen of the R-rated comedy, which have become increasingly more popular these days. In the new film, she’s playing an uptight woman named Abby who gets slowly loosened up by a […]

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Katherine Heigl’s “Ugly Truth”

In The Ugly Truth, Katherine Heigl stars as the uptight, anal-retentive Abby Richter, who treats dates like job interviews and has a checklist of attributes a suitable mate for her must possess. But when she’s suddenly forced to deal with the raunchy, cocky and crude Mike Chadway (Gerard Butler), who constantly punctures any illusions of […]

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