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‘Parker’: Do Critics Think Jason Statham’s New Action Movie Kicks Ass?

Phil Pirrello | January 25, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Like most action heroes, Jason Statham is virtually invincible — especially when it comes to critics.

From The Transporter to The Expendables 2, Statham’s core fan base consistently shows up to support their favorite owner of the best ‘80s cocaine beard ever.

But if reviews for this weekend’s Parker are any… More »

Weekend Movie Preview — Five Flicks in Five Clicks

Celebuzz | January 25, 2013 - 11:00 am

Thanks to not just recent awards ceremonies but nominations for ones that are upcoming, movies like Zero Dark Thirty and Silver Linings Playbook have experienced an impressive bounce in their box office revenue.

That said, new-release films are more than holding their own with moviegoers, thanks to effective counterprogramming, not to mention the… More »

‘Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters’ vs. ‘Parker’: Box Office Battle (POLL)

Phil Pirrello | January 24, 2013 - 7:40 pm

A badass criminal and two witch-hunting siblings are set to challenge one very pissed-off ghost mom for the box office crown.

This weekend’s Box Office Battle finds last weekend’s champ, Jessica Chastain’s horror film Mama, duking it out with new releases Parker and Hansel & GretelWitch Hunters. It might be slim pickings at the multiplex this weekend,… More »

Guess the Five O’Clock Shadow

Phil Pirrello | January 24, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Jason Statham never met a gun he couldn’t strike an iconic pose with, or a vaguely European villain he couldn’t kickpunch.

The owner of the beard equivalent of Zoolander’s Blue Steel – and the best electric razor in the history of shaving – Statham continues to blaze an action hero trail with his new… More »

6 of Our Favorite Jennifer Lopez Roles (PHOTOS)

Phil Pirrello | January 23, 2013 - 8:00 pm

The last time Jennifer Lopez headlined a major theatrical release was 2010’s The Back-Up Plan. That’s like a century of downtime in Hollywood Years.

Leave it to Jason Statham and his permanent five-o’clock shadow to lure J.Lo back to the big screen in the new action thriller, Parker. To celebrate the former Fly Girl’s return… More »