As feared, Dark Phoenix parlayed poor reviews, indifferent buzz and a surprisingly low opening weekend ($33 million domestic and $140 million worldwide) into zero post-debut legs. The film was placing
Writer-director Simon Kinberg says he recognizes the film "didn't connect with audiences." Simon Kinberg is refreshingly candid in his appraisal of why Dark Phoenix premiered to such dismal ticket sales.
It’s likely that no big-budget would-be blockbuster this year is going to draw a more exhaustive series of post-mortem than Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix, the film that ended Fox’s long-running X-Men franchise
As the X-Men franchise flames out at the box office, its most enduring writer got surprisingly candid about his directorial debut. The X-Men film franchise isn’t likely to fall under 20th Century Fox’s
Filmmaker Bryan Singer has settled the rape allegation made by Cesar Sanchez-Guzman, who said the “X-Men” and “Bohemian Rhapsody” director sexually assaulted him on a yacht in 2003. An attorney for Singer
The comparisons drawn between Rocketman and Bohemian Rhapsody were inevitable, given how closely the pair of high-profile biopics were released. And, to be fair, there are a lot of similarities between