Tyler Perry: Articles


From Kim Kardashian to Stanley Kubrick and Another Snow White Movie: New Releases

Vanessa Williams and Kim Kardashian in Tyler Perry's movie 'Temptation.' Kim Kardashian, Stanley Kubrick & bullfighting Snow White on North American screens this weekend From Kim Kardashian to Stanley Kubrick, in addition to another Snow White movie. There'll be something for just about everyone at North American theaters this coming […]


'Alex Cross' Tyler Perry Worst Box Office Bomb & 'Paranormal Activity 4' Big Disappointment

Paranormal Activity 4, Tyler Perry's Alex Cross box office actuals below estimates; Ben Affleck's Argo holds on Oct. 22, '12, update: We all knew that Paramount's Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman-directed Paranormal Activity 4 opened way below expectations this past weekend, Oct. 19-21, at the domestic box office. Box-office actuals […]


'Magic Mike' Strippers Surprise & 'Ted' Movie Breaks Record + Tyler Perry 'Madea' Movies Losing Steam

'Magic Mike' opens strongly July 1, '12, update: Directed by Oscar winner Steven Soderbergh (Traffic), and featuring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer (photo), Olivia Munn, Matthew McConaughey, and Joe Manganiello, Magic Mike way overperformed at the North American box office this weekend, trailing only Seth MacFarlane / Mark Wahlberg […]


Tyler Perry Defends Kim Kardashian 'The Marriage Counselor'

A couple of months ago, Christian filmmaker Tyler Perry cast reality TV star Kim Kardashian in his youth-oriented movie The Marriage Counselor. Just recently, Kardashian's 72-day marriage to NBA player Kris Humphries sparked an outcry online, whether from those with no life of their own, those who worship TV trash […]


'Bridesmaids' Box Office: Women (Almost) on Top

Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson, Tai the Elephant in Francis Lawrence's Water for Elephants May 20: Paul Feig's sleeper hit Bridesmaids, starring Kristen Wiig, topped the North American box office throughout this past week, grossing another $2.85 million on Thursday, May 19, according to Box Office Mojo. The well-received comedy fell […]


'Water for Elephants' Box Office: Reese Witherspoon-Robert Pattinson Circus Drama Overperforming

April 29 Carlos Saldanha's Rio, featuring the voices of Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, and George Lopez, continued to lead the North American box office on Thursday, April 28, grossing $1.62 million according to Box Office Mojo. (Image: Christoph Waltz in Water for Elephants.) Fast Five, starring Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, […]


Harrison Ford & Kristen Stewart Movies Flop Badly

Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford in Roger Michell's Morning Glory Nov. 12, '10, update: Following a fantastic up 230 percent jump from the day before, Dreamworks' Megamind, featuring the voices of Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, and Brad Pitt, topped the North American box office for the first time since Sunday, collecting […]


Iraq War & Corporate Downsizing Top WGA Awards + Stark German Drama Is Surprise ASC Winner

Jeremy Renner in Kathryn Bigelow's Iraq War drama┬áThe Hurt Locker. 'The Hurt Locker,' 'Up in the Air': WGA Awards The Writers Guild of America came up with some pretty shocking choices at their 2010 awards held this evening: Mark Boal's The Hurt Locker (directed by Kathryn Bigelow) for best original […]


'Family Movies' Among Biggest Fall Box Office Hits

'Where the Wild Things Are.' Oct. 18, '09, update: Spike Jonze's Where the Wild Things Are easily defeated its competition at the North American box office this weekend with a solid $32.4 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. The big-screen adaptation of Maurice Sendak's beloved book scored […]


Madea Tops Mall Cop & Jonas Brothers + Serial Killer Jason & Clint Eastwood

'Madea Goes to Jail.' March 2, '09, update: Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail topped the North American box office for the second consecutive weekend with $16.5 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. The latest installment in the popular Madea series regained momentum Saturday and Sunday after […]


'Saw' Movie Sequel Scares Up Plenty of Moviegoers

Oct. 28 Saw IV stormed to the top of the North American box office this weekend with an estimated US$32.1 million. Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman, the fourth installment in the popular Saw series opened at 3,183 theaters on Friday, slightly surpassing the $31.7 million opening gross of Saw II. […]