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Spike Lee’s Oldboy Does Not Even Make a Million Dollars

Spike Lee's Oldboy

I honestly cannot believe this news. Even with big names like Spike Lee, Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Sharlto Copley and Samuel Jackson, FilmDistrict’s “Oldboy” scored one of the weakest Thanksgiving openings of all time, estimating a dismal $850,000 in five days, though the film showed at just 583 locations (not technically a wide release), Variety

Spike Lee’s Oldboy Pushed Back to November

FilmDistrict has decided to move the release date of Spike Lee’s new joint OLDBOY from its originally scheduled October 25, 2013 release to Wednesday, November 27, 2013. No reason was given for the date shift, but Thanksgiving weekend has traditionally been a solid time for theater attendance, with many people choosing to enjoy their holiday

Oldboy Remake Trailer Arrives

FilmDistrict just released the first trailer for Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake of the Park Chan-woo classic Korean film, starring Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Sharlto Copley, Samuel Jackson, Bruce Hornsby and James Ransone. I have been juiced for this one for a while now. In theaters October 25, 2013, “Oldboy is a provocative, visceral thriller that

Evil Dead Gets Blu-ray Release on July 16, 2013

FilmDistrict and TriStar’s Evil Dead is headed to DVD and Blu-ray on July 16, 2013. It does have a lot of bonus features, but there is no mention of the uncut version yet, which I hope makes it on there. “In the much anticipated remake of the 1981 cult-hit horror film, five twenty-something friends who