Posts tagged "Escape From Planet Earth"

‘Identity Thief’ Reclaims Top Spot At Box Office With $14.1M

Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman’s Identity Thief returned to first place at the box office during Oscars weekend, grossing an estimated $14.1 million. The comedy’s grand total since opening two weeks ago now stands at $93.7 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Newcomer Snitch, starring Dwayne Johnson, and the animated flick Escape From Planet Earth

By: Peggy Truong / February 24, 2013

Weekend Movie Preview — Five Flicks In Five Clicks

Last weekend, the critically-trounced Identity Thief left its mark on the box office, but this week, three solid contenders hope to dethrone it from the top spot. Given the Valentine’s Day holiday, it comes as little surprise that Hollywood released not one but two films featuring appropriately sweeping love stories, while simultaneously providing effective counterprogramming…

By: Peggy Truong / February 16, 2013

Who Did Jessica Alba Make Out With For ‘Escape From Planet Earth’?

In Escape From Planet Earth, Rob Corddry (Warm Bodies) plays Gary Supernova, an alien scientist who clashes with Lena Thackleman (Jessica Alba) when his brother Scorch (Brendan Fraser) is apprehended by humans while on a voyage to Earth. Unexpectedly, Alba and Corddry were paired with one another when doing press for the film, placing two…

By: / February 15, 2013

Watch: Why Sofia Vergara’s Golden Globes Aren’t Awesome For The Oscars

Although she’s a Golden Globe- and SAG-nominated actress for her role on the popular sitcom Modern Family, Sofia Vergara is probably best known for her voluptuous figure – a fact that the actress knows all too well. At the recent Los Angeles press day for the new animated film Escape From Planet Earth, she told…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 13, 2013