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'Ben Hur' to 'BFG': Hollywood's Biggest Box-Office Bombs of 2016

Three films in 2016 broke through the 1 billion dollar barrier at the box office ( Captain America: Civil War, Finding Dory and Zootopia) and in a year when even a 50 million dollar film like… 1,462 more words


The five disappointing movies of 2016

As of this moment, I am not a paid film critic, so I am not able to see all the movies I want, or even the ones I would have to suffer through (Though I do like to sit through a few pieces of trash, just so I can bad mouth them). 269 more words


Movie Review: Ben-Hur

A big howdy to all you who read my blog.

So this whole week I’ve been thinking on what to write on the blog that is both interesting and also reflective of the year. 1,030 more words


Deadline scribes speculate about MGM, 007

Peter Bart and Mike Fleming, columnists for the Deadline: Hollywood entertainment news website, engage in some interesting speculation about Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Bond 25 in a new podcast. 304 more words

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Character Development in Ben-Hur (2016)

A lot of attention is paid to how a character is represented within a film. To strengthen a character’s personality, directors often look at things such as overall presence, wardrobe, diction and speech, physical impairments, physical appearance, and character introductions. 910 more words

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