Bill Wine's Movie Review

From left: Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg and Kathryn Hahn at the Columbia Pictures And Sony Pictures Animation's World Premiere Of "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation."
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July 15, 2018 - 2:29 pm
Weekend Box Office Report by Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two new releases battled it out with the holdovers for first place at the box office over the weekend, and it was an animated offering that landed on top. "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation," which features an all-star cast...
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Actor Dwayne Johnson attends the "Skyscraper" Premiere at the AMC Loews Lincoln Square 13 theatre in New York, NY, on July 10, 2018.
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July 13, 2018 - 9:25 am
By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It isn't easy making Dwayne Johnson look vulnerable. But "Skyscraper" gives it a go by disabling him and then having him take on a structure that's quite a few stories more vertical than he is. "Skyscraper" is a Chinese-set action thriller in which...
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"Ant-Man and the Wasp"
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July 08, 2018 - 1:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sequels and prequels dominated the box office over the weekend. "Ant-Man and the Wasp," the fantasy sequel starring Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, led the way in its debut weekend. It opened with typical Marvel might at the box office, with an estimated $76 million...
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Premiere Of Disney And Marvel's "Ant-Man And The Wasp" held at El Capitan Theatre.
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July 06, 2018 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Put down that can of Raid: The smiles and chuckles that the endearing "Ant-Man and the Wasp" delivers get the job done. The tongue-in-cheek, light-and-breezy sequel to 2015's "Ant-Man," "Ant-Man and the Wasp" revisits ex-convict and ex-cat burglar (in Robin Hood mode...
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Uncle Drew
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June 29, 2018 - 3:15 am
By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For many of us in Philadelphia, rooting for a Boston Celtic doesn't come easy. But in the case of Uncle Drew , this will have to be one of those proverbial exceptions. That's because Celtic star Kyrie Irving is so artful and entertaining and impressive...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Chris Pratt in a scene from, "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."
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June 24, 2018 - 1:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Jurassic Park franchise is far from fossilized. "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" surpassed expectations to open with an estimated $150 million in ticket sales in U.S. and Canada theaters over the weekend. While that total didn't approach the record-breaking debut...
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'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Los Angeles Premiere
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June 22, 2018 - 6:00 am
By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dinosaurs continue to fascinate us — maybe because they're big, they're fierce, and they're dead. And maybe it should come as no surprise that we're into our second movie trilogy that finds them back on the scene. That means that we've had four movies...
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Disney Pixar's "Incredibles 2" World Premiere
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June 18, 2018 - 6:00 am
By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Talk about your long-awaited sequels. "Incredibles 2," the animated adventure, opened this weekend, 14 years after its predecessor, "The Incredibles." Audiences were ready for it, to the opening-weekend tune of a record-shattering $180 million and a...
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Tag Movie
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June 15, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Confronted with the premise for a new comedy called Tag -- which is a game of tag played by grownups -- your initial reaction is likely to be something like: "Well, it's official. Hollywood has finally done it. The movie industry is, as of now,...
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'Ocean's 8' Worldwide Photo Call
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June 10, 2018 - 12:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Ocean's 8" is No. 1. The female heist flick — a spinoff of the "Ocean's 11" franchise, starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, Mindy Kaling, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter and Awkwafina — debuted as the box office champ by earning an...
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