‘Big Hero 6’ opens at No. 1; Grosses P70M in 4 days

"Big Hero 6"

Disney’s “Big Hero 6” directed by Don Hall and Chris Williams. (Photo courtesy of Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International)

A child prodigy and his lovable robot charmed their way into the hearts of families, fanboys and girls, enabling Disney’s Big Hero 6 to gross a stunning P69.99-million nationwide in just four days (Nov. 6 to 9) and open at No.1.

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‘Godzilla’ casts giant shadow at local box office, grosses P90.4M in four days!

"Godzilla" in 2014 (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

“Godzilla” in 2014 (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

MANILA, May 21, 2014 – Warner Bros.’ re-invention of Godzilla trampled its competition at the Philippine box office, hauling off a four-day opening weekend gross of P 90.4-million for the May 15-18 frame. This was announced today by Francis Soliven, General Manager of Warner Bros. Philippines.

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‘The LEGO Movie’: Simply awesome!

BY Ralph Degollacion
(The Red Brick Store)

The LEGO Movie starring the voices of Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Charlie Day, Liam Neeson, and Morgan Freeman.

“The LEGO Movie” boasts a super talented voice cast that includes Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Charlie Day, Liam Neeson, and Morgan Freeman. (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

The LEGO Movie is a story about Emmet, a typical Lego rule-following mini-figure, who accidentally finds a relic that can challenge the almost absolute power of evil Lord Business over the nine realms of the Lego universe. Mistaken by a tough woman named Wyldstyle as the Special (the greatest Master Builder), who was prophesized by old wizard Vitruvius to save the Lego universe, Emmet’s heretofore ordinary life quickly changes. As he is hunted down upon strict orders from Lord Business, Emmet finds help from master builders including Batman, Uni-kitty, Benny, and Metalbeard to escape Lord Business and maybe even save the Lego universe.

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2014 #savethedate: Local release dates for ‘The Lego Movie,’ ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Interstellar,’ and more from Warner Bros.

We're super excited about "The LEGO Movie"! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

We’re super excited about “The LEGO Movie”! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

It’s only two more weeks until 2014! Will the new year be a big one for movies?

This week, we’re doing a series of 2014 “previews,” featuring movies coming out next year–and so far confirmed for Philippine release–per distributor. Today, it’s all about Warner Bros. We included release dates, synopses, and trailers. Happy previewing!

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‘Parks and Recreation’ star Chris Pratt adds comic charm to ‘Delivery Man’

Chris Pratt at the San Diego Comic Con 2013 (Photo courtesy of Dreamworks/Disney)

Chris Pratt at the San Diego Comic Con 2013 (Photo courtesy of Dreamworks/Disney)

Actor-on-the-rise Chris Pratt, best known for TV’s Parks and Recreation (check a best-of-Chris blooper reel here!) and the Oscar-nominated Moneyball, now stars opposite Vince Vaughn in DreamWorks Pictures’ new life-affirming comedy Delivery Man.

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