No surprise here. Harry Potter is the king of movie going hearts worldwide, proving that book series becoming film series, is the way of the future.
THR: “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince,” the sixth installment of Warner Bros.’ multi-billion-dollar franchise and the boxoffice elephant on the table over the weekend, opened a commanding No. 1 on the foreign circuit with $237 million grossed over it first five days.
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Doug Pitt, the brother of actor Brad Pitt, has just announced that the Brad Pitt family, Doug and his wife Lisa and Rob and Julie Neal (nee Pitt) have made a $1 million donation to St. John’s in Springfield, Missouri!
A “new 31 pediatric unit, a 10-bedroom hospital-based Ronald McDonald House; and double the size the neonatal intensive and pediatric intensive care units,” will be funded from the donation, that also aids cancer research.
In honor of their mother, the medical center is being renamed. It will be called the St. John’s Jane Pitt Pediatric Cancer Center. Celebrities who give and who honor their parents are THE BEST! Let’s all do the same.
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First Hugh Jackman’s star lead in Wolverine, created a new action hero, in Ryan Reynolds who picked up the Wolverine spin off series in development. (See: WOLVERINE SPINS US RITE ROUND WITH A 2ND SPIN OFF FOR RYAN REYNOLDS).
Now Jackman has done it again with young Taylor Kitcsh, who also starred with him, in the movie with Reynolds. Diseny announced that Taylor Kitsch will lead their new film franchise in the title role fo J . (See: DISNEY PICKS TAYLOR KITSCH TO GIVE ROBERT PATTINSON AND ZAC EFRON A RUN AT THE BOX OFFICE).
Congratulations to last years Sexiest Man Alive, Mr Hugh Jackman for his contribution in Hollywood, at allowing his Aussie box office appeal, to rub off on Hollywood’s two new leading men, for film franchises to keep California running.
Nice one Hugh! Your fellow Aussie buddy, the late Heath Ledger would have been proud of you for that! You truly are the King Maker of the next male box office franchise star! Props!
Box office wars have just heated up in Hollywood for films that star hunky leading men. Disney knows that now that Zac Efron has left Disney to star in other studios films and with Robert Pattinson being a strong box office contender in Twilight for summit entertainment, that it needs a big new Hollywood hunk to carry Disney into the future.
Hollywood Gossip columnist, Ted Casablanca, thinks that Robert Pattison is People Magazine’s next choice for Sexiest Man Alive in 2009. Last year, the title went to Australia’s Hugh Jackman who works out six days a week.
Should Twilight’s Pattinson, take out the title, or should he endure like most Hollywood male stars until they’re at least in their 30s for the title?
It is no surprise that Teen girls lined up en masse to take Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart home with them when the Twilight DVD went on sale Saturday.
The highly successful romantic vampire sensation, (previously grossing $380 mil in theaters since Nov 2008), achieved more than 3 million copies of sales in its first day on the shelves, Studio Summit says.
Twilight was propelled into the top five best first-day DVD releases in the last two years, among the likes of Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, The Dark Night, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and Transformers. What Can We Say About This? (more…)