Posts tagged "Broken City"

‘2 Guns’ Wins Weekend Box Office with $27.4M

Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington dethroned Hugh Jackman this weekend as 2 Guns grossed some $27.4 million at the box office. Wolverine moved to second place with $21.7 million. In third place was The Smurfs 2, which took in $18.2 million, bringing its five-day total to $27.3 million, according to…
By: Peggy Truong / August 4, 2013

‘Broken City': Is Mark Wahlberg’s New Thriller a Worthy Follow-Up to ‘Ted’?

Mark Wahlberg follows up the biggest box office hit of his career, last summer's Ted, with the crime thriller Broken City. In the film, Wahlberg plays a fallen New York cop-turned-private eye who gets caught up in big city corruption centered around the Mayor (Russell Crowe) and his philandering wife, played by …
By: / January 19, 2013

Flashback Friday: Mark Wahlberg Shows His Rap Rhythm in ‘Good Vibrations’ (VIDEO)

Each decade has seen the rise and fall of transient trends and fleeting fads. In the 90s, slap bracelets made a fashion statement, Tamagotchis exemplified why kids shouldn’t have pets, Hanson caused MMMbop-loving tweens to go wild, and Beanie Babies ruled the world. But of all these novelties, few had the resilience to withstand the…
By: Alexa Kravitz / January 18, 2013

Mark Wahlberg Talks ‘Ted 2′; Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Hercules’ Set for August Release

On Thursday, Mark Wahlberg made Ted fans very happy. While promoting his new film, Broken City, the actor gave an update on the sequel to his hit 2012 comedy. Oscar host and Ted director Seth MacFarlane is currently writing the script for Ted 2, Wahlberg has signed his deal to reprise his role and the actor will next be seen presenting an award…
By: Phil Pirrello / January 18, 2013

Weekend Movie Preview — Five Flicks in Five Clicks (PHOTOS)

Big wins during awards season always buoys interest in films that audiences might otherwise miss -- and the combination of the Oscar nominations last Thursday and the Golden Globes ceremony last Sunday was no  exception: Silver Linings Playbook saw a massive spike in ticket sales thanks to Jennifer Lawrence's Best Actress nomination and…
By: Todd Gilchrist / January 18, 2013

Mark Wahlberg: 6 of Our Favorite Roles From the ‘Broken City’ Star (PHOTOS)

After starring in one of the biggest comedies of all time, Mark Wahlberg decided to attach himself to a fabillion projects and net the lead role in  Michael Bay's next Transformers movie. That's one way to tell Hollywood you're officially a big deal. As the former Funky Bunch ringleader kicks off another big year…
By: / January 18, 2013

‘The Last Stand’ vs. ‘Zero Dark Thirty': Box Office Battle (POLL)

Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mark Wahlberg and a really pissed-off ghost mom are vying for your box office attention this weekend. The Last Stand, Broken City and the new horror film, Mama, are eager to dethrone last week's champ, Zero Dark Thirty. That's three new releases entering a marketplace full of Awards contenders and holiday holdovers - so…
By: Phil Pirrello / January 17, 2013