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The Icelandic director will receive a special International Filmmaker Of The Year Award during the trade show on April 20.
Kormákur will collect his award on CinemaCon’s International Day and is well-known in Hollywood for directing 2 Guns and Contraband. He rose to fame in Iceland with the likes of 101 Reykjavik and Jar City.
CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association Of Theatre Owners, will take place in Las Vegas from April 20-23.
“Since making his directorial debut Baltasar Kormákur has entertained global audiences, with his thrillingly intense movie-making abilities,” said CinemaCon managing director Mitch Neuhauser.
“His action-packed films keep moviegoers at the edge of their seat and Everest is sure to leave audiences riveted to the screen in anticipation of what will happen next.” »
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Two of the film's subjects, Ice Cube and Dr Dre, recorded an introduction for the first look at the movie.
Last year, the first picture of the central cast was unveiled by Ice Cube.
Straight Outta Compton will be released in cinemas on August 14. »
Exceeding all reasonable expectations for an R-rated war drama, Clint Eastwood's American Sniper dominated the Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend box office with an estimated $89.5 million.That's over twice as high as the previous January opening weekend record held by Ride Along ($41.5 million), and ranks second all-time for a rated R movie behind 2003's The Matrix Reloaded ($91.8 million).The Wedding Ringer and Paddington also had solid openings, while Michael Mann's Blackhat was a disaster.The Top 12 earned an estimated $184.6 million this weekend, which is up 20 percent from the same frame last year.American Sniper's $89.5 million opening ranks 41st all-time, which puts it in the same ballpark as last year's crop of superhero movies (Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past and Guardians of the Galaxy). Considering Sniper didn't have the advantage of 3D pricing, it's likely that it actually sold »
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3 items from 2015
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