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Why Elton John biopic ‘Rocketman’ doesn’t need to be a blockbuster like ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ to be a win for Paramount

Paramount Pictures’ Elton John biopic, “Rocketman,” opened over the weekend with $US25 million, below the $US51 million that the Queen movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” made in its debut. But comparisons between the two movies aren’t fair, according to Boxoffice.com media and entertainment analyst Daniel Loria. “It’s easier to sustain drawing power […]
Why Elton John biopic ‘Rocketman’ doesn’t need to be a blockbuster like ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ to be a win for Paramount
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‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ got a surprise, and censored, release in China

Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” was released in China over the weekend. But the movie’s gay content has been edited out. Certain scenes have been cut, and sound has been muted. Actor Rami Malek’s best-actor Oscars acceptance speech was also censored in China. On the heels of four Oscar wins last […]
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ got a surprise, and censored, release in China
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This year’s best-picture Oscar nominees made over $1 billion more than last year’s at the box office — here’s what experts say that means for the future

This year’s group of Oscars best-picture nominees made nearly $US3 billion combined at the worldwide box office. That’s over $US1 billion more than last year’s group. The Academy almost implemented a “popular film” Oscar this year, but the best-picture nominees suggest that’s not necessary. Still, box-office experts question whether the […]
This year’s best-picture Oscar nominees made over $1 billion more than last year’s at the box office — here’s what experts say that means for the future
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Here’s the complete list of the 2019 Oscar winners

The 2019 Academy Awards took place at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theatre on Sunday night. First-time Oscar winners included Olivia Colman of “The Favourite” and Rami Malek of “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Marvel’s “Black Panther” also received wins for best costume design, best production design, and best original score. ‘Shallow” from “A Star […]
Here’s the complete list of the 2019 Oscar winners
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Fox fired ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer, but he still thanked the Golden Globes for the movie’s big win

Director Bryan Singer thanked the Hollywood Foreign Press Association after “Bohemian Rhapsody” won the Golden Globe for best drama on Sunday. Fox fired Singer late into production on the film and replaced him with Dexter Fletcher because Singer was repeatedly absent from set. Fox’s “For Your Consideration” Oscar-campaign website includes […]
Fox fired ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ director Bryan Singer, but he still thanked the Golden Globes for the movie’s big win
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7 Golden Globe winners that don’t deserve their win — sorry

Sunday’s 2019 Golden Globes took place at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills and some of the winners raised eyebrows. “The Kominsky Method,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and Richard Madden are among the surprising winners of the night who left “The Good Place,” “BlacKkKlansman,” and Matthew Rhys snubbed. The 2019 Golden Globes […]
7 Golden Globe winners that don’t deserve their win — sorry