This Week In Movies – November 30, 2017

redditlinkThe Avengers: 26M views in 6 years, Infinity War: 25M views in 11 hours

Infinity War Trailer Has Already Surpassed Avengers Trailer Views

Nov 29
It took 6 years for the first avengers movie to hit 26 million views.  It took less than 24 hours for the Avengers Infinity War Trailer to surpass it.
Marvel Studios

redditlinkStarship Troopers is getting a 20th anniversary 4k release

Starship Troopers is Getting a 20th Anniversary 4k Release

Nov 29
While the movie might be 20 years old it has aged very well.  The CGI is decent and the over the top acting fits the movies theme perfectly.  Plus it has Neil Patrick Harris in it..
Sony Pictures Entertainment

redditlink"lady Bird" breaks record with most perfect 100% rotten tomatoes reviews in a row

“Lady Bird” Breaks Rotten Tomatoes Record For Most Fresh Scores

Nov 28
The movie is currently sitting at 179 reviews at 100% it has broken a new rotten tomatoes record.  The previous winner was Toy Story 3 with 163 fresh scores.  The film is still currently sitting at 100% on the site.
Lady Bird

redditlinkOriginal 'Dracula' Poster Becomes Most Expensive Film Poster Ever Sold At $525,800

Original ‘Dracula’ Poster Becomes Most Expensive Horror Film Poster Ever Sold – $525,800

Nov 28
While the poster is the most expensive horror movie poster ever sold, it is does not lead for the most expensive movie poster sold.  That honor goes to the Metropolis move poster sold at $690,000.
Universal Pictures

redditlinkPeople really hate the Frozen short playing before Pixar’s new film Coco

People Really Hate the Frozen Short Playing Before Pixar’s New Film Coco

Nov 26
People have complained to movie theater staff because of how long the short is.  In some markets the movie coco starts 40 minutes after the advertised showtime.  The movie short itself clocks in at 21 minutes.

redditlinkDisney's 'Mulan' Finds Its Star in Chinese Actress Liu Yifei

Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Finds Its Star in Chinese Actress Liu Yifei

Nov 26
The movie has a few differences in it.  Mulan’s love interest is a recruit with the same rank as her, Mulan has a older sister, the setting is now the Tang dynasty, and a few other changes..
Getty Images

redditlinkBlade Runner 2049 Director Kicked Ridley Scott Off The Set (Nicely)

Blade Runner 2049 Director Kicked Ridley Scott Off The Set (Nicely)

Nov 26
“I said to him, ‘Hey Ridley, who is your favorite director?’ And he said, ‘I love Ingmar Bergman and Kubrick.’ I said, ‘I love Bergman too. So Ridley, how would you feel if you were on set directing and you had Bergman just behind you?’
Blade Runner

redditlinkRance Howard Dead: Actor and Father of Ron and Clint Howard Dies at 89

Rance Howard Has Passed Away at 89

Nov 26
He has appeared in such films as ‘Apollo 13,’ ‘Parenthood,’ ‘Splash,’ ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ and ‘A Beautiful Mind.’  He is also notable for his sons Ron and Clint Howard.
Gregg DeGuire/WireImage

redditlinkFour Lions director Chris Morris has shot a secret film with Anna Kendrick

Four Lions Director Chris Morris has Shot a Secret Film With Anna Kendrick

Nov 24
Little is known about this film but a picture of Anna Kendrick wearing a FBI body protection and holding a large gun.  It is believed to be a new comedy featuring her.
Anna Kendrick – flickeringmyth

redditlinkBox Office Week: Coco easily wins the Thanksgiving 5 day weekend opening at #1 with $71.M

Box Office Week: Coco #1 at $71M Justice League at $59M, Wonder at $32M, Ragnarok at $25M, and Daddy’s Home 2 at $13M

Nov 26
The biggest piece of news would be Justice League dropping 57% and coming in second, but Coco deserves it.  The move has gotten rave reviews and the worst part of the movie is the 21 minute short before it.