Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

'POTC:DMC', 'Cars' look to drive summer box office - The Hollywood Reporter 4/19/06


Ad Widget

This topic is closed.
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • 'POTC:DMC', 'Cars' look to drive summer box office - The Hollywood Reporter 4/19/06

    "Cars" (Buena Vista)

    Summer movie preview
    Studios are breaking out the big guns to ensure the upcoming summer moviegoing season records significant gains over last year.
    The Hollywood Reporter
    April 19, 2006
    By Gina McIntyre

    There are certain kinds of movies that have summer written all over it. You know, the ones with A-list actors performing amazing feats of derring-do (usually courtesy of trained stuntmen and state-of-the-art special-effects wizards). The sorts of projects guaranteed to pull in dizzying sums at the boxoffice. That is, until they don't. While distributors are still trying to understand what went wrong in '05 to cause the Year of the Slump -- audience fragmentation, skyrocketing ticket prices, rude movie patrons, et al. -- they also are hoping that history will not be repeating itself in the coming weeks. Although no one is willing to state with absolute certainty that summer 2006 will be the Year of the Comeback, most insiders seem optimistic that the new crop of tentpole movies invading multiplexes May-August will deliver some impressive returns.

    On paper, anyway, that optimism appears to be justified. Personal controversies aside, Tom Cruise remains one of those rarefied stars that can actually open a movie; this time around, he's tasked with opening the entire summer with Paramount's explosive "Mission: Impossible 3" kicking things off May 5. Two weeks later, that other Tom, Mr. Hanks, headlines Sony's cinematic adaptation of Dan Brown's uberbest-seller "The Da Vinci Code" (May 19). Also, the Man of Steel makes his long-awaited comeback in Warner Bros. Pictures'

    "Superman Returns" (June 30), just a few days before the loony but lovable Capt. Jack Sparrow sails back into theaters in Buena Vista's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" (July 7). Throw in the third installment in Fox's "X-Men" franchise, "X-Men: The Last Stand" (May 26); a new Pixar release, Buena Vista's "Cars" (June 9); and a new "bedtime story" from popcorn auteur M. Night Shyamalan, Warners' "Lady in the Water" (July 21), and surely you've got a lineup that not even the most-jaded moviegoer could resist.

    Following is a month-by-month breakdown of wide releases from the major studios. Please note, all release dates are subject to change.
    "If you don't know how to draw, you don't belong in this building" - John Lasseter 2006

Ad Widget