Saturday, March 2, 2024

business

Box Office UPDATE: Very Low Opening Numbers for “Crimes of the Future” and Seemingly Few Ticket Sales Either

UPDATE SAT EVENING: Variety is saying "Crimes" made $490K over Thursday and Friday. That would mean a $1 million opening weekend. Stay tuned... SAT MORNING:...

Box Office: Sony Puts Dead “Morbius” Back in Theaters, Makes $82 Per Screen, Star Jared Leto Mocks a Sequel

Here's a Hollywood headscratcher. For some reason, Sony put "Morbius" back in theaters last night. They went up to 1,037 screens from 83. This was...

Hollywood Shuffle: Warner Bros. Gets MGM’s Leadership Team In Latest Revamp

Hollywood is a weird world. A long time ago Mike DeLuca was the rising star at New Line Cinema, part of Warner Bros....

Broadway: With Scott Rudin Gone, “The Music Man” Will Have Normal Actors Fund Performance

Yes, I know the Actors Fund is now called the Entertainment Community Fund. Blech. Anyway, when it was called the Actors Fund, each Broadway show...

Disney’s Tom Hanks “Pinocchio” Not Going to Theaters, Won’t Qualify for Oscars (Trailer)

"Pinocchio" is coming, directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks. Remember, these two powerhouses had a huge hit with another family movie, "The Polar...

“Harry’s House” Robbed by “Top Gun” Soundtrack as Box Office Hit, Lady Gaga Single Goes to Number 1

"Harry's House" has been robbed! After one week in release, Harry Styles' new album rocketed to number 1 last week and sold half a million...

Pop Bop: Harry Styles New Album Biggest Debut of Year So Far Including A Record 175K Vinyl LP Records

Somewhere out there, there are 175,000 record players. (I haven't used one since 1990.) That's right. Harry Styles sold a record 175,000 vinyl LP records...

Harry Styles’ Tracks from New Album Were Big Streamers But Not Big Sellers

This week we're waiting for the total sales numbers on Harry Styles' new album, "Harry's House." Predictions are between 400,000 and 500,000 including streaming. Indeed,...