Entries from November 2009 ↓

New Moon Keeps Shining at Box Office

Twilight sequel, The Twilight Saga: New Moon has a record-breaking holiday weekend in North America with a record-breaking three-day haul of $42.5 million.

According to independent studio Summit Entertainment, New Moon took in $66 million, adding to its two-week total to $230.7 million in North America alone. The movie has made $243 million globally for a worldwide total of just under $475 million in the frame of two weeks.

President of domestic distribution for Summit Entertainment, Richard Fay, said the movie continued to be strong due to repeat business from mostly teenage girls who are fans of the movies and books.

Top 10 Movie Flops of the Decade

Many movies are made in the past ten years, some are successful, some don’t. But, there are some movies that totally performed below expectations, not just the earnings. Below are the top 10 movie flops of the decade: -

10. The Spirit (2008)
Estimated cost: $60 million
Domestic gross: $19.8 million

9. Grindhouse (2007)
Estimated cost: $67 million
Domestic gross: $25 million

8. Rollerball (2002)
Estimated cost: $70 million
Domestic gross: $19 million

7. The Invasion (2007)
Estimated cost: $80 million
Domestic gross: $15.1 million

6. Catwoman (2004)
Estimated cost: $100 million
Domestic gross: $40 million

5. Town & Country (2001)
Estimated cost: $90 million
Domestic gross: $6.7 million

4. Gigli (2003)
Estimated cost: $54 million
Domestic gross: $6.1 million

3. Land of the Lost (2009)
Estimated cost: $100 million
Domestic gross: $65 million

2. Battlefield Earth (2001)
Estimated cost: $75 million
Domestic gross: $21 million

1. The Adventure of Pluto Nash (2002)
Estimated cost: $100 million
Domestic gross: $4.4 million

Salt (2010) Trailer

Salt is a thriller about Evelyn Salt. As an CIA officer, Evelyn Salt (Angelina Jolie) swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Salt opens on July 23, 2010.

Jay-Z – Empire State of Mind feat. Alicia Keys Music Video

Check out the official music video of JAY-Z’s Empire State of Mind featuring the lovely Alicia Keys: -

How to Cook a Turkey

Thanksgiving is here and having a Turkey dinner is a tradition. However, I believe many still has no clue on how to cook a Turkey. Check out the videos below: -

How to Cook Turkey – Prep and Roasting

How to Cook Turkey – Gravy

Worse comes to worst, just buy one from your local grocery store to save all the trouble.

Happy Thanksgiving!