The Fast and the Furious franchise can now claim it is bigger than Star Wars.
Tag Archives: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The 20 top-grossing films of 2016 include two non-fantasy titles in the US and four in Britain
Star Wars: The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams will produce the movie adaptation of Greg Grunberg's graphic novel Dream Jumper under his Bad Robot banner.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Daisy Ridley says she's definitely up for the title role in a Tomb Raider film reboot.
Daisy Ridley was moved by a sombre and poignant speech Harrison Ford delivered on the last day of filming STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattered box office records upon its debut becoming the biggest film of all time in UK with a current box office total of over £122.66million plus a total of $2.05 billion worldwide.
In terms of cameos Star Wars: The Force Awakens is jam-packed with 'em. Tons of A-listers and previous franchise stars, such as Simon Pegg, Kevin Smith, Ewan McGregor and Daniel Craig, hid inside costumes or vocal booths for their brief scenes, and that list nearly included Frank Oz .
It is accepted wisdom that today it is properties and characters, not movie stars, drive the global box office. For studio bosses, it’s all about acquiring commercially appealing intellectual property with an existing fanbase. The success of The Revenant, however, is hard to explain in these terms.
Room star Jacob Tremblay never wants his face on a yoghurt after Oscar Isaac told him how creepy it is.The nine-year-old actor is currently the toast of Hollywood thanks to his role in Room, the story of a woman (Brie Larson) who is kidnapped and then ...
When it was confirmed that three UK cinema chains – Cineworld, Picturehouse and Curzon – were not booking The Hateful Eight, there must have been a fair few concerned faces at partners Entertainment Films and the Weinstein Company.
John Boyega broke the mould when he became an actor, as it wasn't the done thing where he came from.The British star hails from south-east London, in an area known for its crime rate. Despite it not being a district brimming with Hollywood ambition, Jo...
After just 13 days of business in the UK Star Wars: The Force Awakens has now overtaken Titanic to become the 4th biggest release of all time in the UK. The current box office total of £83.5million in the UK makes Star Wars: The Force Awakens the fastest to make £80million beating the previous record held by Skyfall which took 23 days to hit the same number.
The previous weekend (11-13 December) was the lowest-grossing of the year. Now the UK box office has recovered in spectacular fashion thanks to the arrival of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The franchise reboot’s three-day weekend gross of £24.33m set a new record at UK and Ireland cinemas
The force continues to be strong for the UK and Ireland with record breaking takings over the weekend for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The film enjoyed not only the biggest opening day of all time but also the biggest 4 day opening weekend of all time.
Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie hopes she hasn't ruined the new film for Star Wars fans by letting slip that Simon Pegg is in The Force Awakens.The latest Star Wars instalment is helmed by J.J. Abrams, a long time collaborator of Simon's; the ...
Actor John Boyega wants to nab some Star Wars set souvenirs to sell back to himself on eBay, as he's such a huge fan of the franchise.The London-born performer is about to see his career explode, when new flick Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awaken...
The European Premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens kicks off tomorrow at 5:15PM live on starwars.co.uk. Fans around the galaxy will be able to feel the force wherever they are by watching the show live-streamed from London’s Leicester Square.
In addition to the release of a certain film set in a galaxy far, far away, next week will also see the unveiling of a couple trailers for some highly anticipated 2016 releases.
Harrison Ford won't entertain the notion that he crashed his plane.The legendary actor gave fans a fright when a plane he was flying crash landed on a golf course in March 2015, leaving him with a broken pelvis and ankle. Investigators determined the c...
Just when we thought JJ Abrams and co weren't about to give us any more Star Wars: The Force Awakens-related goodies to sink our teeth into, along comes a never-before-seen extended clip, starring Daisy Ridley's Rey and John Boyega's Finn.