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Warner Bros. Pictures has released the first trailer for the unforgettable true story of The 33.
In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine.
Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign of hope. But 200 stories beneath the surface, in the suffocating heat and with tensions rising, provisions—and time—were quickly running out.
A story of resilience, personal transformation and triumph of the human spirit, the film takes us to the Earth’s darkest depths, revealing the psyches of the men trapped in the mine, and depicting the courage of both the miners and their families who refused to give up. »
- Melissa Thompson
Kate Winslet sounds like she's an amazing mom! The Oscar-winning actress opened up about teaching her daughter Mia (and herself) positive body image during Monday's episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls." The "Titanic" star got extremely candid with Grylls while discussing her own self-esteem issues as the two built a fire together. "I was chubby, always had big feet, the wrong shoes, bad hair," she confessed during the episode. "When I grew up, I never heard positive reinforcement about body image from any female in my life," she said, while exploring Snowdonia, Wales with Bear. "I only heard negatives. That's very damaging because then you're programmed as a young woman to immediately scrutinize yourself and how you look." Now, as a mother, "The Reader" star says she's trying to prevent passing on her own insecurities by teaching her 14-year-old daughter to love herself. The mother-daughter duo even practice self-esteem reinforcing exercises together. »
- tooFab Staff
"You jump, I jump, right?" Remember that line from Titanic? Kate Winslet sure does, and she re-created the famous moment from the movie that catapulted her career on this week's episode of Running Wild With Bear Grylls. Winslet appeared on the same show that Zac Efron appeared on last Summer. It's really heartwarming to see that she still has fun with the role, since it's still so magical. »
The explorer managed to get Winslet to recreate her iconic 'flying' scene from the 1997 blockbuster while abseiling down a cliff in Snowdonia, Wales for his Running Wild series.
Prepare for an adventure made for the movies.
Posted by Running Wild with Bear Grylls on Monday, July 27, 2015
Grylls asked Winslet to stop and spread her arms out wide, and it didn't take long for the actress to work out what he was trying to do.
Without further ado, she put on her best American accent and shouted: "Jack, I feel like I'm flying."
The scenes aired on Us TV for the first time last night (July 27), but unfortunately we're still waiting for news of a UK air date for the episode.
Winslet recently confirmed that her relationship with Leonardo DiCaprio has never been romantic, adding that it is »
Kate Winslet felt like she was flying while rappelling off the side of a mountain, so she took a moment to reenact an iconic scene from her 1997 film, “Titanic.” In Monday’s episode of “Running Wild With Bear Grylls,” Grylls took the Oscar-winning actress on a mountainous adventure. While the British TV personality waited for her at the bottom of the mountain, Winslet rappelled — not backwards, as usual, but forwards. Once she got the courage to lean forward and take her hands off the rope, she re-created the scene of the movie in which Jack (Leonardo Dicaprio) and Rose (Winslet) stand. »
- Beatrice Verhoeven
Netflix taketh, and Netflix giveth back. Kind of. Every month the streaming site sends out an update of what content will be disappearing from streaming, and what movies and TV shows will be added. It's an announcement we've come to expect, but this time around the swap out is kind of...weird. Or awesome, depending on your feelings about Nicolas Cage. First let us explain. There are some seriously good picks leaving Netflix in just a matter of days— titles like Driving Miss Daisy, Family Ties, Kiss The Girls and Jiro Dreams of Sushi. And who could forget Titanic? Everyone's favorite version of Leonardo DiCaprio (get out of here, Great Gatsby fans!) is no longer going to be »
Survivalist Bear Grylls had the perfect line ready and waiting while trying to coax actress Kate Winslet down a mountain on his reality adventure series, "Running Wild with Bear Grylls." Thankfully for fans of "Titanic," it happened to be a bit of dialogue from the Oscar-winning film -- and Winslet gamely played along.
In a clip promoting the pair's upcoming episode of "Running Wild," we see Winslet perched on the side of a cliff in the Snowdonia Mountains range in Wales, clutching a rope and staring down at Grylls, who's waiting at the bottom for the actress to descend. As Grylls urges Winslet to take her hands off of the wire, she lifts her arms and responds, "Jack! I feel like I'm flying!"
- Katie Roberts
To celebrate the release of “Flutter” – available on DVD 3rd August 2015 – we have a copy to giveaway!
Flutter is the unmissable sexy British thriller starring Luke Evans (The Hobbit, Dracula Untold), Joe Anderson (Hannibal, The Grey), Billy Zane (Titanic) and Mark Williams (Harry Potter, The Fast Show).
Flutter adds its own dark twist to the urban crime world familiar from films such as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch and Layer Cake – making it a killer addition to one of British cinema’s most entertaining and popular genres!
Dark, gritty and packed with surprises, Flutter is quite simply a modern British cinema gem.
You can order Flutter via Amazon here.
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- Gary Collinson
'Jurassic World' velociraptor kicks Iron Man ass at worldwide box office. 'Jurassic World' officially surpasses 'The Avengers' at worldwide box office Directed by Colin Trevorrow; starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Vincent D'Onofrio; and co-executive-produced by Steven Spielberg, Jurassic World has officially become the third biggest worldwide box office hit in history. The Jurassic Park sequel – or reboot, as it's basically the same story with a slightly different twist – has surpassed Marvel's Joss Whedon-directed all-star superhero flick The Avengers, which broke box office records back in 2012. Of course, "officially" just ain't what it used to be – like, in the days before The Fall. So you wisely ask, "But which movie has actually sold the most tickets?" After all, that's the true measure of a film's popularity. Well, that's a tough one to answer without the studios providing accurate, precise numbers. And that's not about to happen. It always »
- Zac Gille
Just one day after Jurassic World became the third highest-grossing movie of all time at the worldwide box office, Universal Pictures has officially announced that Jurassic World 2 is happening. Jurassic World stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are set to reprise their roles as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing in the sequel. Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow is returning to co-write the script with Derek Connolly, but Variety's report doesn't mention if he is directing the follow-up as well.
The news of Chris Pratt returning isn't particularly surprising, since the actor revealed last month that his contract has him locked in for more sequels. Colin Trevorrow stated in a May interview that he would still like to be involved in Jurassic World 2, but not as a director, so it's possible that Universal Pictures are currently searching for a new filmmaker to take the helm, as he writes the script with Derek Connolly. »
It is now official. Jurassic World is the third highest-grossing movie of all time. The Universal backed movie has overtaken this year’s Avengers: Age Of Ultron and Fast & Furious 7 with its total hall currently sitting at $1.522 billion dollars. That puts it just ahead of Marvel’s The Avengers (Avengers Assemble), but still quite a way behind the two Fox releases at the top of the tree, Titanic ($2.1bn) and Avatar ($2.7bn). There’s obviously no hope of catching those two James Cameron juggernauts, but you have to admit that Jurassic World‘s monster haul is pretty impressive.
Jurassic World has also surpassed $600 million at the domestic box-office, and is only the fourth film to ever manage that milestone.
The other surprise is that Universal haven’t mentioned a sequel as yet? Imminent? Probably.
The post Jurassic World is now the third biggest film of all time appeared first on The Hollywood News. »
- Paul Heath
Universal reports that Jurassic World, with $1.52B is the third biggest worldwide hit in history, passing Marvel's The Avengers and its $1.519B in worldwide receipts. Jurassic can also boast it reached that $1.52B quickly, taking only 40 days for the film to hit that mark, whereas Avengers took 133.Jurassic still has a long way to go to catch up with the films in the #2 and #1 position though. Both James Cameron films, Titanic, with $2.19B and Avatar with $2.79B, seem safe, given a snapshot on the 40th day.Jurassic's 40th day was July 21 and it stood at $614M domestic on 3,117 screens. It made $1.7M that day for a per-screen average of $555. Titanic's 40th day was also a Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, but the love/disaster epic was just picking up steam. It was heading into awards season and still the #1 film (against weak competition). That day it made $1.9M on 2,771 screens for a $694 per-screen average. »
- Keith Simanton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It's been something of a summer for massive blockbusters. Last year, by distance, the biggest grosser of the season was Michael Bay's Transformers: Age Of Extinction, which banked $1.1bn and now sits as the 13th biggest movie of all time at the global box office. The second biggest summer blockbuster of last year, Guardians Of The Galaxy, sat at $774m, once all the change had been counted.
This year, however, has been different, as three films now have blasted through the $1bn mark, and two of them have landed north of $1.5bn. Avengers: Age Of Ultron, Fast & Furious 7 and Jurassic World now all sit in the top ten grossing movies of all time.
What's more, we now learn that Jurassic World has become the third biggest grossing movie of all time, »
Is this when superhero movies cease their heydey and Hollywood begins focusing on more and more dinosaur blockbusters? According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jurassic World has just passed The Avengers to become the third-highest-grossing movie of all time, worldwide. That makes it the top-grossing movie not directed by James Cameron, whose Avatar and Titanic place at the number one and number two spots, respectively. The current global box office tally for the Jurassic Park sequel is $1.522 billion. We should make a joke about how Jurassic World is running pretty far and fast in spite of its wearing high heels. There is something to say for the success of a movie that hasn't had a totally favorable lasting reception this summer. And the heels are one of the big...
- Christopher Campbell
In case you haven't noticed, Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World has made a whole lot of money. It broke opening weekend records when it first came out in early June, and the money train hasn't stopped since. In fact, the movie is reaching such high heights that it actually just bumped Joss Whedon's The Avengers out of the number three spot on the all-time global box office rankings. The Hollywood Reporter has tabulated the numbers, and with its $1.522 billion take from theaters around the globe, Jurassic World is now considered to be the third highest grossing movie of all time. Of course, it still sits behind the twin James Cameron directed behemoths, Avatar ($2.788 billion) and Titanic ($2.187 billion). Now at the number four spot, The Avengers made $1.519 billion when it was released in 2012. What's really fascinating about the numbers that Jurassic World has managed to pull in over the last »
Last night's box office figures put Universal's blockbuster Jurassic World at $1.522 billion, making it the third highest grossing film of all time at the global box office. According to Deadline, the dinosaur adventure surpassed Marvel's The Avengers, which earned $1.52 billion during its 2012 theatrical run. Jurassic World has a lot of work to do if it plans on catching the top two films, James Cameron's Titanic ($2.16 billion worldwide) and Avatar ($2.78 billion).
On the domestic side, Jurassic World is still in fourth place with $614.3 million, just behind Marvel's The Avengers's domestic take of $623.3 million. Titanic and Avatar also hold the top two spots at the domestic box office as well, with $658.6 million and $760.5 million, respectively. Jurassic World should be able to surpass Marvel's The Avengers for the third-highest domestic gross, but whether or not it will have the longevity to challenge Titanic or Avatar remains to be seen.
To date, the Colin Trevorrow-directed sequel has pulled in $1.522 billion, compared to The Avengers’ $1.520 billion (which included a re-release). However, second place may be a step too far, with James Cameron’s Titanic sitting on $2.186 billion.
See Also: Read our reviews of Jurassic World here, here, here and here
Jurassic World stars Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy), Bryce Dallas Howward (The Help), Vincent D’Onofrio (Daredevil), Omar Sy (X-Men: Days of Future Past), Irrfan Khan (Life of Pi), Jake Johnson (New Girl), Ty Simpkins »
- Gary Collinson
“Jurassic World” has grossed $1.522 billion at the worldwide box office, passing “Marvel’s The Avengers” to become the third-highest-grossing movie in history, Universal Pictures said Wednesday. That means the only two films to have done better at the worldwide box office are James Cameron’s 2009 blockbuster “Avatar” with $2.78 billion, and his 1997 disaster epic “Titanic,” with $2.18 billion. Disney’s Marvel superhero mashup “The Avengers” brought in $1.520 billion in 2012, and “Jurassic World” overtook it Tuesday night, Universal said. Also Read: 'Jurassic World' Takes Aim at 'Titanic' and 'Avatar' After Hitting $1 Billion at Box Office The sequel to Steven Spielberg’s 1993 »
- Todd Cunningham
Last month brought the tragic and surprising news that Oscar-winning composer James Horner had died in a plane crash at 61 years old. It was certainly a crushing blow to the world of cinema that had been so touched by his incredible scores for films such as Titanic, Braveheart, A Beautiful Mind, Aliens, Field of […]
- Ethan Anderton
Composer James Horner tragically died last month, leaving behind a legacy of incredible work ranging from "Aliens" and "Titanic" to "Braveheart" and "A Beautiful Mind". At the time it was thought that Antoine Fuqua's boxing drama "Southpaw" opening this week, along with the Chilean miner drama "The 33" opening in November, were his last remaining works.
Today though, Fuqua has revealed to NPR (via Movies.com) that there's one last Horner score still to come which we'll see next year - the score for Fuqua's upcoming western remake "The Magnificent Seven". It's surprising news considering the film is still well in the midst of shooting, but it turns out Horner didn't need to see the footage to craft the music:
"James was an incredible human being. He was a filmmaker through and through. He was one of the most gentle people I've ever met. Even the way he spoke was very soft and thoughtful. »
- Garth Franklin
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