TGITDNMAR

by / on December 17, 2014 at 6:32 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (12/19/14)

With Christmas a little over a week away, it’s an exhilarating time at the movies. The mix of huge, tentpole films and smaller Oscar contenders, combined with many people having a little extra time and money to spend at the […]

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by / on December 10, 2014 at 6:24 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (12/12/14)

A few weeks ago I typed the following: “I feel confident in predicting this week’s lone entry will be the highest grossing film of the year.” I then proceeded to make a really bad food joke as a way to […]

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by / on December 3, 2014 at 6:05 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (12/5/14)

It wasn’t a particularly lucrative weekend for new releases, as Horrible Bosses 2 opened a disappointing fifth (with a little over $15 million), while Penguins of Madagascar managed a second place finish despite being outgrossed by The Hunger Games: Mockingjay […]

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by / on November 26, 2014 at 6:49 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/28/14)

As Thanksgiving nears, and the climax of Do the Right Thing plays out in Ferguson, movies, for good reason, are taking a bit of a back seat. All over the country this week there are meals to cook, houses to […]

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by / on November 19, 2014 at 5:55 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/21/14)

Remember last week when I asked if anyone cared about Dumb and Dumber To, had the audacity to claim the studios intentionally avoided the weekend, and predicted moviegoers would be using the time to catch up on Big Hero 6 […]

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by / on November 12, 2014 at 7:18 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/14/14)

After last week’s high profile wide releases, and the “hungry” monster waiting just over the hill next week, we’re left with an unexciting lull in the middle of November. Most folks will likely still be making it out to catch […]

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by / on November 5, 2014 at 6:21 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (11/7/14)

As predicted, no one went to the movies last weekend. The week’s top movie, Ouija (for the second week in a row – what in the actual hell is going on!?!?), grossed a bit under $11 million for the weekend, […]

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by / on October 29, 2014 at 6:17 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (10/31/14)

The calendar tells me this Friday is Halloween. That means you’re either going trick-or-treating (as if anyone young enough to partake in that tradition reads this column), taking your children trick-or-treating, or dressing up as your favorite character/historical figure/hip pop […]

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by / on October 22, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (10/24/14)

Brad Pitt toppled Ben Affleck at the box office this weekend, as his new movie Fury bested Affleck’s hit Gone Girl. Oh, and hey, look, I reviewed both movies! Fury’s review is evidence that this column is, at times, fairly […]

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by / on October 15, 2014 at 7:23 am / in Everything Else, TGITDNMAR

TGITDNMAR: (10/17/14)

I don’t have an entertaining story to tell you to open this week’s column. I just have movies to talk about. And a box office recap. If those things interest you, cool. Please continue reading. If not, well, I guess […]

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