China Box Office ‘Valerian’ Notches Modest $29M Win, While ‘Cars 3’ and ‘Baby Driver’ Sputter

China Box Office 'Valerian' Notches Modest $29M Win, While 'Cars 3' and 'Baby Driver' Sputter

China Box Office ‘Valerian’ Notches Modest $29M Win, While ‘Cars 3’ and ‘Baby Driver’ Sputter China Box : As international releases returned to the country after the traditional summer blackout period, they disappointed, while local juggernaut ‘Wolf Warrior II’ marched past the $800 million mark. China Box : Luc Besson’s struggling space epic Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets was the winner of a decidedly downbeat weekend at the Chinese box office. The effects-heavy sci-fi spectacle opened to $28.7 million, with $3 million coming from 431 Imax screens, according to…

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Cars 3 Box Office: Pixar Wins, But There’s A Catch

Cars 3 Box Office: Pixar Wins, But There's A Catch

Cars 3 Box Office: Pixar Wins, But There’s A Catch Cars 3 Box : Pixar roared back to them top of the box office this weekend as Cars 3 managed to top Wonder Woman, which still performed extremely well in its third weekend. Here’s this weekend’s chart: 1. Cars 3 $53,547,000 Total: $53,547,000 LW: N THTRS: 4,256 2. Wonder Woman $40,775,000 Total: $274,601,730 LW: 1 THTRS: 4,018 3. All Eyez on Me $27,050,000 Total: $27,050,000 LW: N THTRS: 2,471 4. The Mummy $13,916,010 Total: $56,526,710 LW: 2 THTRS: 4,034 5. 47 Meters Down…

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What Owen Wilson Really Thinks About That Emotional Cars 3 Ending

What Owen Wilson Really Thinks About That Emotional Cars 3 Ending

What Owen Wilson Really Thinks About That Emotional Cars 3 Ending Warning: spoilers ahead for Cars 3. Read ahead at your own risk! Beyond merely correcting course after the last film, Cars 3 presents audiences with a delightful new dynamic between its two lead characters. By the end of the story, Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) transforms from a student into a teacher, and Cruz Ramirez (Cristela Alonzo) gets her chance to become the racer that she has always wanted be under his tutelage. It’s a satisfying continuation of Lightning’s three-movie…

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One Important Lesson Cars 3 Taught Kerry Washington About Champions

One Important Lesson Cars 3 Taught Kerry Washington About Champions

One Important Lesson Cars 3 Taught Kerry Washington About Champions Important : Numbers don’t lie, they don’t mislead, and they’re rarely wrong about the simple things in life. That’s why Cars 3 character, statistician Natalie Certain (Kerry Washington), loves numbers so much. As it turns out, however, numbers often completely miss the point of what makes a true champion in the racing world. I recently sat down to talk to Ms. Washington about the core themes of the film, and she explained that real winners like Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson)…

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Why Cars 3 Worked So Hard To Use Paul Newman’s Voice Again

Why Cars 3 Worked So Hard To Use Paul Newman's Voice Again

Why Cars 3 Worked So Hard To Use Paul Newman’s Voice Again Worked : Cars 3 is a film that in many ways brings the career of Lightning McQueen full circle, but in order for it to do that, it was necessary that it go back to the beginning. I’ve already written about how Cars 3 brought back Paul Newman’s character of Doc Hudson back, however, what’s truly important about the fact that Pixar made the decision to bring back Doc is that they didn’t simply do it on a…

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