Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Blue Jasmine

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Specialty Box Office: 'Mother of George,' 'Blue Caprice' Post Good Debut Numbers; 'Instructions' and 'Jasmine' Fight For 2013's Top Indie Status

    As the Toronto International Film Festival wrapped things up north of the border, a handful of specialty films had respectable debuts at the box office. Andrew Dosunmu's "Mother of George" was chief among them, finding the best per-theater-average of any film in release. The Oscilloscope-distributed...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Salinger' Catches Solid Opening Numbers

    This weekend is usually the calm before the storm as a range of upcoming significant films get attention at Toronto. Normally otherwise occupied distributors avoid this post-Labor Day date like the plague. Nonetheless a likely record 30 new specialized/indie releases found theaters in New York and L...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Box Office: 'Riddick' Opens At A Weak #1; 'Blue Jasmine' Crosses $25M Mark

    In typical early September fashion, critics are reeling from Venice and/or are in the throes of Toronto. If you think we're being over-dramatic, check out our main page and how many times you can spot "TIFF Review." With the cats out of the country, the mice aren't playing. The only newcomer in the ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Summer Box Office Recap: 'Blue Jasmine' Tops Generally Stellar Season For Specialty Films

    Labor Day has come and gone and the 2013 summer movie season is now officially a thing of the past. Dozens of stories have already noted how it was the biggest ever for the studios (with more than $4.75 billion in grosses) despite a handful of expensive bombs ("The Lone Ranger," "After Earth," "Whit...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Specialty Box Office: 'Instructions Not Included' Shines For Lionsgate and Pantelion With Massive Debut

    The final weekend of the summer movie season saw a surprisingly robust debut for Eugenio Derbez's "Instructions Not Included," a Mexican film released via Lionsgate and Pantelion Films (which courts Hispanic audiences).

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Top Ten Highest Grossing Woody Allen Movies vs. 'Blue Jasmine'

    "Blue Jasmine" moved into the top ten this weekend as Woody Allen's widest release ever. Taking in $4.3 million in 1,283 theaters and reaching the $14.8 million mark in only its fifth week, this Sony Pictures Classics release is now certain to be the biggest specialized film of the year thus far, an...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Box Office Top Ten: 'The Butler,' 'We're the Millers' Lead Solid Late Summer Weekend; 'Mortal Instruments' Another Sony Also-Ran

    The end of season returns show that audiences can be satisfied with something beyond just the more hyped franchise entries that dominated most of the last few months, many of which failed to satisfy over a period when increased total grosses came with higher budgets. "The Butler" and "We're the Mill...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Arthouse Audit: 'The Grandmaster' and 'Short Term 12' Lead Openers

    This week's openings didn't reach the heights of the strongest mid-summer specialized releases, but two did solid initial business. Weinstein's "The Grandmaster" and Cinedigm's "Short Term 12" both have a ways to go before they're hits, but each grabbed decent sampling and critical heft to boost the...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Specialty Box Office: 'Grandmaster' Fights To Top of New Releases; 'Blue Jasmine' Makes Overall Top 10 As Woody's Widest Release

    "The Grandmaster" -- already Wong Kar-wai's highest grossing film at the Chinese box office -- hit U.S. theaters this weekend care of Mr. Harvey Weinstein (in a version 22 minutes shorter than what China got), and got off to a very respectable start. In 7 theaters, the film grossed $132,259 for a $1...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Blue Jasmine' to Go Wider--and Outgross--Any Woody Allen Film

    Sony Pictures Classics has decided that the time is right to expand "Blue Jasmine," Woody Allen's 44th feature starring Cate Blanchett, from 229 to over 1,200 screens nationwide this weekend. This far surpasses the "Midnight in Paris" screen count of 1038, marking "Blue Jasmine" as the widest releas...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Wow - 'Heaven is For Real" Leads All ...Box Office Insider
  • From the Beginning - An Orphan Black ...Leonard Maltin
  • Tribeca Film Festival 2014: Virunga ...SydneysBuzz