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Alcoholics, Beatdowns and ‘Cabaret’ Hit HD

Todd Gilchrist | February 6, 2013 - 8:00 pm

More and more awards are being handed out in the weeks leading up to the Oscars, sort of the season’s Super Bowl: the SAG Awards rewarded great acting, the DGA Awards recognized achievements in filmmaking, and Tuesday’s VES Awards celebrated the best visual effects from films released in 2012. All of which means there are… More »


Buzz at the Box Office: ‘Taken 2’ Keeps Truckin’, ‘Argo’ Arrives at No. 2

Todd Gilchrist | October 15, 2012 - 6:18 pm

After eviscerating its competition with an opening-weekend haul of $49.5 million, Taken 2 continues to pummel all comers in its second weekend with another $21.8 million in receipts.

Meanwhile, Ben Affleck’s third outing as a director, Argo, squeaked into the No. 2 spot with an impressive $19.5 million.

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