‘Sonic 2’ Becomes the 16th Hollywood Movie of the Covid Era $400 Million Grosser

Sonic (Ben Schwartz) in Sonic The Hedgehog 2 from Paramount Pictures and Sega. © 2021 Paramount Pictures and Sega of America, Inc. All Rights Reserved. So let’s say Paramount, Jeff Fowler’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 has crossed $400 million at the global box office. This includes $190.563 million in North America and $209.451 million overseas … Read more

‘Morbius’ Fails Again But ‘Doctor Strange 2’ Reaches $900 Million

(left): Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez, Benedict Wong as Wong, and Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange in Marvel Studios’ DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios. ©Marvel Studios 2022. All Rights Reserved. Courtesy of Marvel Studios In the weekend box office news unrelated to Best Weapon: Maverick ($86 million … Read more

Bomb ‘Morbius’ Again With $85,000 Friday

Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff in Marvel Studios’ DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS. Photo courtesy of Marvel Studios. ©Marvel Studios 2022. All Rights Reserved. Courtesy of Marvel Studios In the domestic rest news unrelated to Best Weapon: Maverick ($25 million or -52% from last Friday), Walt Disney’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of … Read more

‘Uncharted’ Passes $400 Million As ‘Sonic 2’ Hits $375 Million

Mark Wahlberg and Tom Holland in ‘Uncharted’ Sony In the residual news it’s not about Everything, Everywhere at Once (which yesterday passed $52 million and will become A24’s largest domestic producer) and Walt Disney Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness ($342 million domestic and $803 million worldwide) … Sony’s Uncharted finally crawled past $400 … Read more

‘Bob’s Burgers’ Reaches $15 Million, ‘Doctor Strange 2’ Closes to $900 Million

BOB’S BURGER: When Linda’s Christmas decorations are stolen, the Belchers go looking for the thief in the one-hour episode of “The Bleakening” of BOBS BURGER that airs Sunday, December 10 (8:30-21:30 ET/PT) on FOX (Photo by FOX Image Collection) via Getty Images) FOX Image Collection via Getty Images The only other opening weekend together Best … Read more

How to watch ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2,’ plus where to see the Ugly Sonic cameo

Paramount Pictures and Sega of America It’s been a big week for Sonic the Hedgehog. As a final addition to the May 2022 streaming lineup, Paramount+ has announced that “Sonic the Hedgehog 2” is available to stream on the platform. It debuted there on May 24, 2022. Paramount+ and Essentials are both subsidiaries of Paramount … Read more

Dumbledore Secrets, Edge of Tomorrow & Sonic 2 are all official, plus Tropic Thunder 4K, August Imprint slate, and RIP Vangelis & Colin Cantwell

We’ve got a few reasons to cover this afternoon to start the week off right, including some major news releases. First, as usual, some new disc reviews… Stephen has given Ena Sendijarevic Take Me Somewhere Nice (2019) Blu-ray view of Vinegar Syndrome. And Dennis has changed his mind about George Seaton’s work Fake Traitor (1962) … Read more

DNEG Brings Mushroom VFX in ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’

At the end of Paramount Pictures’ 2020 hit, Sonic the Hedgehog, Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) is banished to Mushroom Planet, setting the stage for a sequel that revisits the egomaniac scientist and his cosmic predicament. Hitting theaters on April 8th, the sequel, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, in addition to Carrey, stars Ben Schwartz, James Marsden, … Read more

“Sonic the Hedgehog 2” star Ben Schwartz talks about his big comedy breakthrough

“Sonic the Hedgehog 2” has become the highest-grossing video game film ever in the US, topping $150 million at the box office. The Blue Hedgehog is voiced by Emmy-winning writer, actor, and comedian Ben Schwartz — who shares his path to fame with CBS News. Comedian/actor Ben Schwartz performs on stage at The Fonda Theater … Read more