Entertainment 2.7.2017 08:44 pm

‘Despicable Me 3’ grabs top spot at North American weekend box office

Steve Carell stars as the voice of “despicable” bad guy-turned-protagonist Gru.

"Despicable Me 3," the latest installment of the animated crime caper series, debuted at the top of the North American box office, estimates showed Sunday, but fell short of industry expectations in weekend ticket sales.

‘Despicable Me 3’ grabs top spot at North American weekend box office
‘Despicable Me 3’ grabs top spot at North American weekend box office

‘Despicable Me 3’ grabs top spot at North American weekend box office

Steve Carell stars as the voice of “despicable” bad guy-turned-protagonist Gru.

This Wonder Woman comes out tops
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This Wonder Woman comes out tops

Female-led film kicks sand in the competition’s eyes.
Unforgettable: A thriller with heart
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Unforgettable: A thriller with heart

Rosario Dawson and Katherine Heigl make appearance on the big screen.
‘Moonlight’ tells my story of growing up gay in the East Rand townships
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‘Moonlight’ tells my story of growing up gay in the East Rand townships

This Oscar-winning film about a black gay boy growing up in the urban ghettos resonates beyond American borders.
R67k up for grabs at 2017 Jozi Film Festival
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R67k up for grabs at 2017 Jozi Film Festival

JFF is calling for feature films, short fiction films, documentaries (both short and long) as well as student films, both from SA and internationally.
Woody Harrelson joins Star Wars galaxy
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Woody Harrelson joins Star Wars galaxy

The cast in the second film will also include Donald Glover, as a young Lando Calrissian, and Emilia Clarke.
Comedian Casper de Vries reveals darker side in new film
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Comedian Casper de Vries reveals darker side in new film

The feature film, titled Snaaks Genoeg, stars de Vries as a fictional version of himself.
SA entry doesn’t make Oscars list
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SA entry doesn’t make Oscars list

The official movie entered by South Africa, the prison drama Skollie was outdone.
Samuel L Jackson slated for role in upcoming Larson comedy
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Samuel L Jackson slated for role in upcoming Larson comedy

Academy Award nominee Samuel L Jackson was cast, alongside Joan Cusack and Bradley Whitford, in a new comedy set to be directed by Brie Larson.
Natalie Portman describes being in awe of Jackie Kennedy
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Natalie Portman describes being in awe of Jackie Kennedy

The actress told journalists that portraying grief-stricken Jacqueline Kennedy had taught her the virtue of celebrities giving more of themselves to the public.
How Khuli Chana picked up the pieces
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How Khuli Chana picked up the pieces

Rapper Khuli Chana speaks about life before and after being shot at by police in an upcoming documentary.

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