Weekend Movie Guide: May 19
The summer movie season just kicked off, and this week we have plenty of options for moviegoers. Whether you are looking for a sci-fi, family-friendly, or a love story, this weekend there’s something for everyone. Here are four new movies playing at a theatre near you.
Alien Covenant In space, no one can hear you scream. Return to the world of Ridley Scott with Alien Covenant – the 8th movie in the Alien franchise (including the two Alien vs. Predator crossover films) and a direct sequel
Marvel-ous Opening Weekends
This weekend, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 made us laugh, cheer, and dance as the sequel to the 2014 smash hit which turned relatively unknown characters into household names became the fifteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). From its introduction in 2008’s Iron Man to now, Marvel has proven its characters are not only super on screen, but also heroic at the box office. Here is the ranking of all of Marvel’s opening weekends at the domestic box office.
1. Marvel’s The Avengers
Weekend Rundown: May 15, 2017
No. 1: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
The Guardians gang held onto the #1 spot at the box office for the second weekend in a row bringing in $63M this weekend and $246M total domestically. It’s clear movie fans still have some out of this world love for Peter Quill, Gamora, Drax, Rocket and Baby Groot. Which is no surprise to us, they kick some serious butt and have a super fun AWESOME soundtrack. But what might be surprising is where Guardians ranks on the Marvel Studios all-time opening week
Arkansas Goes Hollywood
This week, we’ve been in Bentonville, Arkansas for the 3rd annual Bentonville Film Festival (BFF). Co-Founded by Geena Davis and Trevor Drinkwater, BFF is a 5-day festival that champions women and diversity in film and television.
While at BFF, we attended compelling panels focused on topics that included telling stories that matter, the importance of inclusion and diversity in front and behind the camera as well as some candid conversations with women from film, television and corporate. We we
Our Tour of Marvel Studios
Some like the MET, others favor the Guggenheim. But for major comic movie fans like us, our museum of choice is the Marvel Studios in Burbank. Full disclosure, it’s not really a museum but with all of the comic book and movie art we saw it might as well be.
The Process of Making a Marvel Movie Executive Producer, Brad Winderbaum led the tour through the studio and provided us with a sneak peek into the development of some of Marvel's past, present and upcoming films. From the early developm