Posts Tagged ‘$9.7M’

Parental Guidance — $9.7M

Old-school grandfather Artie (Billy Crystal), who is accustomed to calling
the shots, meets his match when he and his eager-to-please wife Diane (Bette
Midler) agree to babysit their three grandkids when their type-A helicopter
parents (Marisa Tomei, Tom Everett Scott) go away for work. But when
21st-century problems collide with Artie and Diane’s old-school methods of tough
rules, lots of love and old-fashioned games, it’s learning to bend — and not
holding your ground — that binds a family… [more]

Lawless — $9.7M

Three rebellious, bootlegging brothers find the elusive American Dream within their reach, and fight to maintain their grip as powerful urban gangsters reap the rewards of their hard work in this sprawling Great Depression-era crime drama from director John Hillcoat (The Road, The Proposition). At the height of Prohibition, ambitious country boy Jack Bondurant dreams of becoming “Public Enemy #1″ while reaping all the benefits that go with the gangster lifestyle. By expanding his family’s moonshining business,… [more]

The Debt — $9.7M

The espionage thriller begins in 1997, as shocking news reaches retired
Mossad secret agents Rachel (Academy Award winner Helen Mirren) and Stefan
(two-time Academy Award nominee Tom Wilkinson) about their former colleague
David (Ciarán Hinds). All three have been venerated for decades by their country
because of the mission that they undertook back in 1966, when the trio
(portrayed, respectively, by Jessica Chastain, Marton Csokas, and Sam
Worthington) tracked down Nazi war criminal Vogel… [more]

Love and Other Drugs — $9.7M

Handsome and charming pharmaceutical rep Jamie (Jake Gyllenhaal) falls head over heels for radiant free spirit Maggie (Anne Hathaway), and together the two people who never thought they would fall in love discover that their intense chemistry is more powerful than any drug on the market. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi [more]

MSN Movies: Top Box Office

An ex-convict seeks revenge for his brother’s death in this action-packed revenge thriller starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Ten years ago, Driver (Johnson) was part of a bank heist gone horribly awry. In the chaos of the botched robbery, his brother wound up dead. Now Driver is a free man, and he’s determined to punish the men who killed his late sibling. But settling the score won’t be easy, because despite being just a few days shy of retirement, a veteran cop (Billy Bob Thornton) isn’t about to let a… [more]

MSN Movies: Top Box Office

Director Todd Phillips re-teams with his break-out Hangover star Zach Galifianakis for this road movie concerning a soon-to-be father (played by Robert Downey Jr.) and his cross-country trip to make it back in time for his baby’s birth — with the only roadblock being the dubious passenger (Galifianakis) who’s along for the ride. Michelle Monaghan and Jamie Foxx co-star in the Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures production. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi [more]

MSN Movies: Top Box Office

Love and Other Drugs — $9.7M

Handsome and charming pharmaceutical rep Jamie (Jake Gyllenhaal) falls head over heels for radiant free spirit Maggie (Anne Hathaway), and together the two people who never thought they would fall in love discover that their intense chemistry is more powerful than any drug on the market. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi [more]

The Town — $9.7M

Boston bank robber Doug MacRay (Ben Affleck) falls for a woman his gang had previously taken hostage after feigning a chance meeting with her to ensure that she can’t identify them in Affleck’s adaptation of author Chuck Hogan’s novel Prince of Thieves. The son of a tough Charlestown, MA thief, Doug passed on his chance to walk the straight and narrow in favor of becoming a career bank robber. Not only is Doug’s crew one of the most ruthless in Boston, but they’re also one of the best; they never leave a trace… [more]

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice — $9.7M

Inspired by the beloved segment of the Walt Disney classic Fantasia, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice moves the setting of the story to modern-day Manhattan, where decidedly average teen Dave Stutler (Jay Baruchel) hones his magical powers under the tutelage of master sorcerer Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage). Malevolent wizard Maxim Horvath (Alfred Molina) is determined to claim New York City as his own. And Horvath isn’t alone in his diabolical endeavor, because by joining forces with the sinister sorcerer, pop… [more]