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‘Star Trek’ Sequel: Early Tracking Suggests $85 Million Launch

“Star Trek Into Darkness” is about to go where no “Star Trek” has gone before at the domestic box office. According to early tracking, Paramount’s “Star Trek Into Darkness,” opening three weeks from Friday on May 17, is gearing up for a stellar $85 million opening, which would mark a record debut for the sci-fi franchise.

Analysts suggest the 3D actioner could exceed $90 million, depending on word of mouth. Pre-release buzz has been building steadily for the film starting as early as December when Paramount released the film’s first teaser trailer.
Source URL: http://variety.com/2013/film/news/star-trek-sequel-tracking-for-85-million-debut-in-the-u-s-1200415972/

Meet the cast of 'The Hunger Games' at a mall near you

The Hunger Games cast will tour across the United States to meet fans, and Dallas is one of their eight scheduled stops!

The tour will kick off on Saturday, March 3 in Los Angeles. Participating, are director Gary Ross, stars Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Leven Rambin, Dayo Okeniyi, Isabelle Fuhrman, Jennifer Lawrence, Amandla Stenberg, Alexander Ludwig, Jacqueline Emerson and Jack Quaid.

Each stop will include a Q&A with the stars and giveaways. Check back for more as schedule details, such as times and what else fans can expect, develop.

Oscars 2012: Which 2012 Best Picture Oscar Nominee shot scenes in Austin, TX?

This morning the nominees for the 2012 Academy Awards were announced by Jennifer Lawrence and Academy president Tom Sherak at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences’ Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, and there were quite a few surprises.

Oscars 2012: Which 2012 Best Picture Oscar Nominee shot scenes in Austin, TX?

This morning the nominees for the 2012 Academy Awards were announced by Jennifer Lawrence and Academy president Tom Sherak at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences’ Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, and there were quite a few surprises.