After ‘FNL,’ Movies Beckon For Taylor Kitsch

By Jake Coyle, AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK – For fans of TV’s “Friday Night Lights,” the sight of a groggy Taylor Kitsch is a familiar one. On the acclaimed small-town Texas drama, Kitsch plays the hard-drinking Tim Riggins, who perpetually rolls out of bed bleary-eyed. The reason Kitsch was a little sluggish at a […]

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Chris Evans Offered ‘Captain America’

A new report says that Chris Evans has been offered the title role in Joe Johnston’s The First Avenger: Captain America, but there’s no word on whether or not he’s actually accepted the offer. Evans would be an interesting choice, as he’s already played around in the Marvel movie universe before, as the wisecracking hothead […]

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On Demand Today: X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Brothers Bloom, Away We Go, Management

Comcast On Demand today features four new movies that you’re going to want to check out. Of course, there’s Hugh Jackman clawing his way through X-Men Origins: Wolverine, but the other three are interesting smaller films you may have missed in the midst of the summer season. Adrien Brody and Mark Ruffalo are The Brothers […]

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New on DVD: ‘Wolverine,’ ‘Easy Virtue’

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is finally on DVD, as is Jessica Biel’s effervescent culture clash comedy Easy Virtue, wherein she plays an American meeting her lover’s repressed British family and scandalizing them at every turn. Get a closer look below. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/X-Men-Origins%3A-Wolverine/147440/1110086981/Wolverine%3A-Coming-For-You/embed 580 476] X-Men Origins: Wolverine In this prequel to the X-Men series, we see […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Up” Rises High

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Up/147384/1125073255/Up%3A-Dug-The-Dog/embed 420 355] As expected, Pixar has conquered the box office again with their latest touching and hilarious offering Up, while Sam Raimi’s little horror film Drag Me To Hell placed third behind 2 Night 2 Museum. 1. Up – $68.2m 2. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian – $25.5m 3. Drag […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “2 Night 2 Museum” 2 Victory

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Night-at-the-Museum%3A-Battle-of-the-Smithsonian/148430/1122105870/A-Night-At-The-Museum-2%3A-Trailer-2/embed 420 355] Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Ben Stiller’s family-friendly sequel, won the holiday weekend with a $70 million dollar estimated 4-day haul, beating out Terminator: Salvation. 1. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian – $70m 2. Terminator: Salvation – $53.8m 3. Star Trek – $29.4m 4. Angels […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Angels and Demons” and Audiences

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Angels-%26-Demons/148945/1099104909/Angels-%26-Demons%3A-Church-VS-Science/embed 420 355] Tom Hanks and Ewan McGregor topped the box office with Ron Howard’s Angels & Demons garnering $48 million, but Star Trek held very strong in second place with $43 million. 1. Angels and Demons – $48m 2. Star Trek – $43m 3. X-Men Origins: Wolverine – $14.8m 4. Ghosts of Girlfriends […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: “Star Trek” Beams To The Top

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Star-Trek/142131/1088778057/Star-Trek%3A-Bones/embed 420 355] J.J. Abrams’ long-awaited reboot of the Star Trek franchise blasted off to a $72.5 million opening weekend, and X-Men Origins: Wolverine still had a solid second weekend with $27 million. 1. Star Trek – $72.5m 2. X-Men Origins: Wolverine – $27m 3. Ghosts of Girlfriends Past – $10.4m 4. Obsessed – […]

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