‘Burt Wonderstone’ Can’t Take ‘The Call’ at Box Office as ‘Oz’ Repeats at No. 1

Disney’s “Oz the Great and Powerful” dominated the box office in its second week, taking in an estimated $42.2 million and raising its overall domestic total to more than $145 million. But two openers, Halle Berry’s “The Call” and Steve Carell’s magician comedy “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone,” provided the story line this weekend. “The Call” was in a relatively low 2,507 theaters and the R-rated kidnap thriller still rang up an impressive $17.1 million. That’s about $6 million more than analysts had projected for the kidnap drama, produced… READ MORE

‘The Call’ Villain to Star in Eadweard Muybridge Thriller (Exclusive)

Michael Eklund, the villain in this weekend’s surprise Halle Berry hit The Call, will star in an untitled psychological thriller centering on Eadweard Muybridge. Muybridge was a world-famous 19th century photographer who took pictures of nude and deformed subjects, found fame with his landscape shots and pioneered motion photography by capturing animals and humans in action and let the way for motion pictures with…READ MORE