View from the Rental Counter: 1/21/05

Mainstream Alien Vs. Predator MPAA: PG-13 (violence and language) Budget: $65M Gross: $80M Market: Fans of the two movies apparently ate this one up but it’s about five years late to really capitalize this one. It seems more like the result of someone attempting cash in on the success of Freddy Vs. Jason. Anyway it did reasonably well theatrically and will probably do likewise on video. Sky Captain & The World Of Tomorrow MPAA: PG Budget: $40M Gross: $37M Market: It’s hard to figure out who this one was marketed to. Action/adventure fans seemed more likely to stay home and … Continue reading View from the Rental Counter: 1/21/05