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Top 10 Most Anticipated Films for: Fall 2012

3 Sep

The Top 10 list was comprised using three different film sites that agreed on these films as their most anticipated for the fall season.  There were a few films (like Cosmopolis who were listed as an anticipated film) for the fall. However, we wanted to focus on films that have yet to be released in theaters. So let’s get started.

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The Business of Leading Ladies in Hollywood

3 Dec

By: Lurker

The box office hasn’t always been so nice to leading ladies in movies. In fact, female consumers aren’t always lining up to buy tickets to chick flicks either.  Looking over the numbers there are a few themes that emerge for leading ladies to cash in at the box office.

At risk of starting off with too many clichés, leading ladies are being typecast. Whether that is because it’s a successful formula or playing to what fans will buy I think that could be argued in both directions. While pouring over the numbers women appear to have box office success three ways: being placed in a particular part – typecasting, or landing in a specific story line or becoming part of an ensemble cast. However, there is no argument that Hollywood is a business and businesses must make money.  Continue reading