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Box Office: ‘Ride Along’ Crushes ‘I, Frankenstein’ on Friday – Hollywood Reporter

Box Office: ‘Ride Along’ Crushes ‘I, Frankenstein’ on FridayHollywood ReporterThe film is a hit in America’s heartland. Entering its third weekend in nationwide release, Lone Survivor has earned $79.6 million domestically. Frankenstein, reimagining the classic literary character as an action hero, is quickly falling flat in its …Box office: ‘Ride Along’ cruises past ‘I, Frankenstein’Los […]

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Box office: ‘Ride Along’ cruises past newcomer ‘I, Frankenstein’ – Hiru News

Hiru NewsHoldovers “Ride Along” and “Lone Survivor” easily passed newcomer “I, Frankenstein” at the box office on Friday. The Ice Cube-Kevin Hart comedy “Ride Along” retains its position at No. 1 with $6.3 million. Surviving in second place was Universal’s “Lone …‘I, Frankenstein’ likely to make under 10 million dollars at the box officeTheCelebrityCafe.comBox office: […]

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‘Ride Along’ cruising to victory over ‘Lone Survivor,’ ‘Jack Ryan’ – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIt looks like Kevin Hart will easily lock up a first-place finish at the box office during the busy Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, coming in ahead of last week’s victor “Lone Survivor” and the new “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.” Universal Pictures’ buddy-cop …‘Ride Along’ cruises past ‘Jack Ryan’ in huge debutUSA […]

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Box Office: ‘Ride Along’ Scores $1.1 Million Thursday Night – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter2 spot at the holiday box office with holdover Lone Survivor, which could gross $30 million for the four-day weekend, thanks to a continued strong showing in America’s heartland. Director Kenneth Branagh’s Jack Ryan — starring Chris Pine as the iconic …Weekend Box Office Preview: Jack Ryan and Ride Along Lead Rush of New […]

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‘Lone Survivor’ leaves box office shocked and awed – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe true story of a military mission gone awry collected $38.5 million, according to studio estimates from box office trackers Rentrak. While the movie opened in limited release on Christmas Day, the Mark Wahlberg drama did twice what most analysts …‘Lone Survivor’ ambushes ‘Frozen’ to top weekend box officeLos Angeles Times‘Lone Survivor’ Proves Sleeper […]

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The Massive Civilian-Military Divide — In Two Emails – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleEarlier today I wrote a post about CNN anchor Jake Tapper, who’s come under fire after an interview with Marcus Luttrell, the Navy SEAL who inspired the film “Lone Survivor.” I won’t rehash the entire post (you can read it right here if you’d like), but Tapper …Review: Patriotism, pashtunwali in ‘Lone Survivor’ABS CBN […]

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‘Lone Survivor’ author explains why you should see the film – Fox News

Fox NewsFormer Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell admits that the film “Lone Survivor” may not be an easy one to watch. “It’s a war movie, sir, and it’s pretty gruesome,” he told Bill O’Reilly. Based on Luttrell’s best-selling 2007 memoir, “Lone Survivor” is about a 2005 four-man …Lone Survivor: Every War Movie is a Pro-War MovieThe […]

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‘Lone Survivor’: Invincible men who bleed and break – Philly.com

Philly.comThis photo released by Universal Pictures shows, from left, Taylor Kitsch, as Michael Murphy, Mark Wahlberg as Marcus Luttrell, Ben Foster as Matt Axelson, and Emile Hirsch as Danny Dietz in a scene from the film, “Lone Survivor.” In the age of the superhero …War, simple truths in ‘Lone Survivor’Boston Globe‘Lone Survivor’ is a lost […]

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Taylor Kitsch, Peter Berg’s bond is ‘Survivor’ strong – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK — There are expedient, fleeting Hollywood friendships and then there are those real-world bonds that withstand booms and busts. The one between actor Taylor Kitsch, 32, and director Peter Berg, 49, belongs in the latter category. They’ve been …Critic’s Pick: ‘Lone Survivor’ pairs combat violence with humane actsLos Angeles TimesPeter Berg brings […]

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How ‘Lone Survivor’ truth trumped Hollywood – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLOS ANGELES — Mark Wahlberg and retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell can share a chuckle now about Luttrell’s fears of bringing his deeply personal tale Lone Survivor to Hollywood. “I was worried that (filmmakers) were going to have people swinging from …Bill Belichick orchestrates team trip to see ‘Lone Survivor’Boston Herald4 Clips From Peter […]

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Bill Belichick is glad he doesn’t have to coach against Nick Saban – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt’s well-known that Bill Belichick and Nick Saban are good friends. It makes sense — they share a passion for football, have no time for silly press conference questions, enjoy golfing and sometimes pick each other’s brains about coaching. During a New …Bill Belichick orchestrates team trip to see ‘Lone Survivor’Boston HeraldBill Belichick effusive […]