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Pitch Perfect

  • Thompson on Hollywood  News

    'Pitch Perfect 2' Is In Tune with Kendrick and Wilson

    One of the many movies starring women that surprise studio executives by scoring big at the box office on modest marketing dollars, 2012 smash hit "Pitch Perfect" is heading for a sequel.

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  • The Playlist  News

    'More Pitch Perfect' Soundtrack Features 8 More Songs From The Hit Film

    Oh, so that's why Anna Kendrick released that video for "Cups." In addition to being a surprise, sequel-spawning box office hit, "Pitch Perfect" was also a smash soundtrack success that's still topping the Billboard charts in that category today. You would think that Universal Music Group might have...

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  • The Playlist  News

    Universal Planning 'Pitch Perfect 2' For 2015 Release

    It really wasn't a matter of if, but when. Late last year, it was revealed that Universal was already planning on a "Pitch Perfect" sequel, with Rebel Wilson among those eyed to return (because, duh) and it's really quite simple why they want a follow-up: the first movie was a smash hit. Not only di...

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  • The Playlist  News

    Watch: Anna Kendrick's Official Video For "Cups" From 'Pitch Perfect'

    In case you weren’t aware, “Pitch Perfect” did pretty well, especially with the younger crowd (enough that a sequel is now in the works). The soundtrack was also a massive seller, and one of the highlights for many was “Cups” as sung by Anna Kendrick, and now (somewhat belatedly?) it has its own mus...

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  • The Playlist  News

    Universal Working On 'Pitch Perfect' Sequel, Rebel Wilson Eyed To Return

    Universal is looking to turn one of their bright spots of the year, the crowd-pleasing sleeper hit “Pitch Perfect,” into a franchise. Movieweb is reporting that the studio is working on a sequel to the Glee-inspired musical comedy and are already reaching out to some of the stars of the ...

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  • Thompson on Hollywood  Reviews

    2012 Heroine Worship in Movies, from Katniss Everdeen and Hushpuppy to 'Bridesmaids' and 'Girls'

    The New York Times' A. O. Scott recaps the year in Heroine Worship, when it was still news when women actually carry a movie that scores at the box office. He writes: "There is a smattering of evidence to support the impression that [things have changed], because 2012 was, all in all, a pretty good ...

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  • Leonard Maltin  Reviews

    Pitch Perfect—movie review

    It may not break any new ground, but 'Pitch Perfect' provides lively entertainment in the hitherto unexplored world of collegiate a cappella choirs.

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  • Thompson on Hollywood  Reviews

    Weekend Preview: 'Looper' & 'Pitch Perfect' Deliver

    There could be two home runs at the box office this weekend, as both "Looper" and "Pitch Perfect" score highly with critics. "Looper" delivers the sci-fi thrills and "Pitch Perfect" is both ridiculous and thoroughly enjoyable. There's also a handful of doc...

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  • The Playlist  Reviews

    Review: 'Pitch Perfect' Hits All The Right Notes

    Luckily, "Pitch Perfect" has just enough flaws to (almost) keep us from making terrible puns around its title, but this fun comedy is good enough to leave an a cappella version of "No Diggity" stuck in your head. For a week. If this film does as well as it should, expect an influ...

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