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Kim Kardashian has joined the cast of Tyler Perry's The Marriage Counselor , the adaptation of his play that starts shooting on October 26 in Atlanta, reports Deadline . The play is described as follows: Roger Jackson is a hard working good man, an accountant by profession. He takes care of not only his wife Judith but his weed smokin' pop Stanley and her retired bible totin' mom, Tt. The two parents living in the same household do not get along. Judith, the professional ivy league educated marriage counselor gives marital advice everyday. But she can't get her own marriage together! The scene switches to the married couples seeking advice. Shattered, confused and broken. Dr. Jackson has an answer for them all but a turn of events causes the marriage counselor to need some »
Scream 4 is available on Blu-ray and DVD today. While this self-stated 'reboot' of sorts brings the original trio of Sheriff Dewey (David Arquette), Journalist Gale Weathers (Courteney Cox), and eternal victim Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) back to the town of Woodsboro for another mysterious round of "Guess the Killer", it also introduces a whole slew of new characters. What most of these characters have in common is that they eventually succumb to the deadly antics of the now iconic Ghostface killer. What makes Deputy Judy Hicks different is that she lives to see the end of the movie, becoming one of the few people to survive a Scream outing. We recently caught up with actress Marley Shelton, the actress who plays Judy, to discuss this luck of the draw. »
Scream 4 Alternate Opening Scene Video. The alternate opening scene to Wes Craven‘s Scream 4 (2011) stars Britt Robertson, Aimee Teegarden, and Roger Jackson. Scream 4‘s plot synopsis: “Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill and her Aunt Kate. Unfortunately, Sidney’s appearance also brings about the return of Ghostface, putting Sidney, Gale, and Dewey, along with Jill, her friends, and the whole town of Woodsboro in danger.”
The horror sequel Scream 4 will hit the shelves on Blu-ray and DVD October 4, and we just have to celebrate this new movie from director Wes Craven. We have a contest running and we're giving away copies of the Blu-ray to our readers. You know these high-def horror discs will go fast, so enter this contest today.
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Directed by suspense master and director of the first trilogy, Wes Craven, Scream 4 is the newest installment in the acclaimed franchise that ushered in a new wave of horror in the 1990s. In Scream 4, Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell), now the author of a self-help book, »
The iconic horror director Wes Craven brings home the latest installment of this popular slasher franchise on Blu-ray and DVD October 4th
Arriving just in time for Halloween is director Wes Craven's horror sequel Scream 4, which continues this popular franchise on Blu-ray and DVD October 4th. Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, now a best selling author, returns to the town of Woodsboro to face the masked killer Ghostface in what may or may not be their final confrontation.
We caught up with Wes Craven to talk about this long-awaited home video release, the possibility of more sequels, and the Vespa accident that made him realize he's been doing it right all these years in terms of gory special effects.
Here is our conversation.
Throughout Scream 4, the characters run a commentary on every single horror cliché there is. But at the end of the film, none »
We just got off the phone with Wes Craven, who is out promoting the Scream 4 Blu-ray and DVD, in stores October 4th. When Scream 4 was coming to theaters last spring, it was rumored to be the beginning of a whole new trilogy. The sequel didn't fare quite as well at the box office as some hoped. This had many speculating that the popular franchise was over, and that the so-called new trilogy would not play out on screens as intended.
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“Scream 4” will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on Oct. 4, 2011. The film also stars Kristen Bell, Hayden Panettiere, Emma Roberts, Lucy Hale, Shenae Grimes, Roger Jackson, Dane Farwell, Aimee Teegarden, Britt Robertson, Alison Brie and Marielle Jaffe from director Wes Craven and writer Kevin Williamson.
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Terror Tram: Scream 4 Your Life, based on the latest installment of Wes Craven's Scream film series, will unleash the iconic "Ghostface Killer" on the world-famous backlot during Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Mirroring the Scream 4 film concept of a "movie-within-a-movie" theme, the Terror Tram: Scream 4 Your Life experience will introduce guests to the fictional "Stab" slasher film franchise and beckon them to visit the production of "Stab 8," currently "shooting on location on the backlot."
The fantasy world of the movie collides with reality when aboard Terror Tram: Scream 4 Your Life guests are transported through Universal's famed backlot--the heart of the world's most famous horror moviemaking studio-and find themselves being stalked by one of the most dangerous slashers in horror history: Ghostface.
Terror Tram: Scream 4 Your Life casts guests as victims in this living horror film and elevates the "Halloween Horror Nights" experience »
Anchor Bay Entertainment and Dimension Films announced today that the Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and DVD release of the latest installment in the acclaimed horror franchise, Scream 4, is heading to retail on October 4, 2011. Directed by the incomparable Wes Craven, Scream 4 features an ensemble cast that includes the film's original cast plus new stars - David Arquette, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, Emma Roberts, Hayden Panettiere, Anthony Anderson, Adam Brody, Rory Culkin, Marielle Jaffe, Mary McDonnell, Marley Shelton, Nico Tortorella, Lucy Hale, Shenae Grimes, Aimee Teegarden, and Brittany Robertson. Scream 4 is available for an Srp of $39.99 for the Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack (which includes a Blu-ray, a DVD, and a code for the Digital eCopy) and $29.98 for the standard definition DVD.
Weekend Box Office
Fast Five $83.6 millionRio $14.4 millionMadea's Big Happy Family $10 millionWater for Elephants $9.1 millionProm $5 millionHoodwinked Too! Hood Vs. Evil $4.1 millionSoul Surfer $4.1 millionInsidious $2.8 millionHop $2.2 millionScream 4 $2.1 million
It's been a boffo weekend for Fast Five. This big budget car sequel seems to have welcomed the summer blockbuster season into the box office. It managed to crank out a spectacular $83 million. Add in international takes and it's grossed $165 million. This is particularly impressive because this surprisingly well-reviewed crowd-pleaser has managed to top the previous entry in the series which made $71 million on opening weekend.
In other news, Rich Ross of Disney is no doubt tucking his tail between his legs after his first attempt at creating a new franchise bombed big time. Prom was an utter disaster. They had predicted a $9 million opening but instead the tween film debuted to a very disappointing $5 million. It seems this won't be getting the High School Musical »
Ryan Turek, Editor-in-Chief of Shock Till You Drop and good chum of ours, has been hard at work. Between his upcoming Hellraiser doc and his Scream documentary, Still Screaming: The Ultimate Scary Movie Retrospective, debuting, this is a gent who hasn’t let any grass grow under his feet.
And we were lucky enough to jabber with him, at great length, about the weird, wild experience of turning the Scream franchise’s story into an engaging feature film, featuring Wes Craven, Neve Campbell, Liev Schreiber, Henry Winkler, Matthew Lillard, Jamie Kennedy, Laurie Metcalf, Parker Posey, Scott Foley and many others.
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On “Why Scream?”
“Obviously the first Scream definitely held a lot of strength in my eyes. I was there in film school, New York, in ’96 when it first came out. »
- Chris Haberman
Weekend Box Office
Rio $26.8 millionMadea's Big Happy Family $26 millionWater for Elephants $17.5 millionHop $12 millionScream 4 $7 millionAfrican Cats $6 millionSoul Surfer $5.5 millionInsidious $5 millionHanna $5 millionSource Code $4.8 million
It was another winning weekend for the movie industry with box office receipts up an estimated 34% from this time last year making everyone hope the 2011 slump is over. Rain in much of the country no doubt helped encourage moviegoers to buy a ticket and stay indoors.
You can't keep a good bird down evidently. Rio was the champ for the second weekend running. It's $26.5 million haul was enough to beat out Madea's Big Happy Family that opened to a robust $26 million. However, Tyler Perry's sixth cross-dressing film performed under expectations. Many had been projecting a $30 million opening weekend but it wasn't able to pull that off. The last two movies featuring his popular Madea character had opened at $41 million and $30 million. Are audiences getting tired of Madea? »
Weekend Box Office
Rio $40 millionScream 4 $19.3 millionHop $11.2 millionSoul Surfer $7.4 millionHanna $7.3 millionArthur $6.9 millionInsidious $6.9 millionSource Code $5.5 millionThe Conspirator 3.9 millionYour Highness $3.9 million
The headline news for box office watchers this weekend is that it's the first to end the slump. Ticket totals had been averaging below the previous year's take most every weekend this year so far. The estimated $139 million haul is well above the same weekend last year which topped out at $119 million.
Rio was the unsurprising big winner at the Us box office this weekend with a $40 million take, right on track with the estimates going into Friday. The tropical bird film earned another $53 million overseas. Add that to its initial $80 million already earned (it had been released in some international markets prior to its Us debut) and the birds have managed to rack up an impressive $168 million so far. Not bad!
Meanwhile, Scream 4 was projected to do around $27 million but »
Predicted Weekend Box Office
Rio $40 millionScream 4 $30 millionHop $10.8 millionHanna $7.1 millionArthur $16 millionSoul Surfer $6.2 millionSource Code $5.5 millionInsidious $5.4 millionYour Highness $3.7 millionLimitless $3.2 million
Will there ever be a weekend during which a completely non-animated movie takes the top spot at the box office? I don't know. But it doesn't look like it's going to be this weekend. The tropical bird-tastic Rio will be swooping into cineplexes, and will likely fly off with about $35-40 million. I think based on how marvelously Hop has managed to do over the past two weeks that folks are still hungry for their animated fantasias. Rio seems like it's much better than the bunny movie, so I think it will play really strong. Maybe even more than the $40 million. This comes from the creative team behind the Ice Age movies, so a built in fan base should be ready to turn out as well. Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs grossed an astounding $886 million. »
The long-awaited horror sequel Scream 4 finally hits theaters today, Friday, April 15th. To celebrate this scary new release, we caught up with star Neve Campbell, who is the only female heroine to ever survive a slasher franchise for its entire theatrical run. Click the video below for our exclusive conversation with Neve Campbell, where she chats about bringing Sidney Prescott back to life, her place in the realm of scary movies, and how the horror landscape has changed throughout the years.
Scream 4 was released April 15th, 2011 and stars Lucy Hale, Roger Jackson, Shenae Grimes, Dane Farwell, Anna Paquin, Kristen Bell, Aimee Teegarden, Brittany Robertson. The film is directed by Wes Craven. »
"Scream 4" hits theaters today. After a decade long absence from cinema screens, series masterminds Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson have engineered a new story that brings your favorite horror movie survivors back for one more scare against the dreaded Ghostface — and if you have any doubts about whether or not the movie is going to work, allow me to gut them like a fish for you.
If you're a "Scream" fan, and if you were thinking about skipping out on round four, don't. Much better than two and three and a lot closer to the quality of the original than you might expect, "Scream 4" is a totally worthwhile trip to the movies. Find out why after the jump!
One More Scare
On every level, seeing the old gang of Sidney, Gale and Dewey back together is an absolute thrill. The characters have aged, yes, but they're exactly who you remember them as, »
- Josh Wigler
The year was 1996, and the slasher-film genre was dying. Long-running franchises like Halloween, Friday the 13th, and A Nightmare on Elm Street had long since spiralled into the upper numerals of self-parody. Thirty-six years after Janet Leigh was stabbed to death in Psycho, and almost twenty years after her daughter Jamie Lee Curtis taught us that virginity is a killer-shield in Halloween, people just seemed a bit tired of the genre built on the semi-Freudian foundation of “Hot Chicks Being Stabbed.” And then Scream changed everything. Directed by Elm Street auteur Wes Craven, written by pop-culture savant Kevin Williamson, Scream poked fun at slasher films, »
- Darren Franich and Keith Staskiewicz
Scream 4 will hit theaters across the country on April 15. The movie's big Los Angeles premiere takes place tonight, April 11. If you don't live in the L.A. area and want to see the action live and up close, we have you covered. The Scream 4 premiere coverage will be streamed live starting at 6:30 Pm Pst (9:30 Pm Est) on the video player below. All you have to do is click below to check out the red carpet action from the Scream 4 premiere.
Scream 4 comes to theaters April 15th, 2011 and stars Lucy Hale, Roger Jackson, Shenae Grimes, Dane Farwell, Anna Paquin, Kristen Bell, Aimee Teegarden, Brittany Robertson. The film is directed by Wes Craven. »
Dimension Films have released another still from the impending 'Scream 4' theatrical release. Alas this one is not particulary interesting much like quite a lot of it's predecessors, however, does give us a glimpse of Lucy Hale and Shenae Grimes in mouth-gawping action. Now, could this potentially be the opening scene to the upcoming slasher sequel from Wes Craven? We think it's pretty much a definite that these two babes are going to get visited by Ghostface in the first sequence. This fact is just strengthened by the interesting cast order currently listed at the IMDb. The first four names on the billing sheet are Lucy Hale as Sherrie, Roger Jackson as The Voice, Shenae Grimes as Trudie and Dane Farwell as Ghostface. Now, that has got to be spoilerific! Hale herself did let slip in an interview last January that she would be involved in the opening »
Can't wait to sink your knife deep into the chest of the A&E Bio Channel's production of "Scream: The Inside Story" from director Dan Farrands this week? We don't blame ya! Several new clips have made their way online to sharpen your pointy to! Dig it!
"Scream: The Inside Story" airs on Wednesday, April 6th, with repeats later that night and during the early morning hours on Thursday, April 7th. Check your local listings for the exact times.
And don't forget about our "Scream: The Inside Story" Live Commentary and Chat on Wednesday, April 6th, 8pm Et / 5pm Pt! Add this Event Listing to your Facebook profile as a reminder.
In 1996 director Wes Craven unleashed Scream, a slasher flick that shattered box-office records for horror films and turned Craven and some hot young actors (Neve Campbell, Skeet Ulrich, and Rose McGowan) into overnight stars. In this two-hour special, »
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