‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is Already the Second-Most Successful Music Biopic of All Time, Per Box Office Totals

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ is Already the Second-Most Successful Music Biopic of All Time, Per Box Office Totals

The new Queen and Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody is smashing expectations, and now after its third week in theaters, it’s reached a huge milestone. After finishing third in box office sales this past weekend with $15 million, the film leapfrogged 2005’s Walk the Line to become the second-most successful music biopic ever made, trailing […]

A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)

A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)

Hollywood has had a long love affair with pop stars. Considering their often outrageous personas, lifestyles, talent and high profiles, pop music figures are naturals for movie biographies about them, and many have been shot. The release of Bohemian Rhapsody is likely to revive and rev up the film genre of rock and roll biopics. By […]

Preview the ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film with a Scene Depicting Queen Coming Up with ‘We Will Rock You’ in the Studio

Preview the ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film with a Scene Depicting Queen Coming Up with ‘We Will Rock You’ in the Studio

Bohemian Rhapsody, the anticipated new film chronicling the rise and soaring success of Freddie Mercury and the band Queen is out soon — it’ll hit theaters on Nov. 2. The film, starring Rami Malek of Mr. Robot as Mercury, promises a detailed look at the band’s early days and breakout success. A new clip released […]

Acclaimed 2017 Grateful Dead Doc ‘Long Strange Trip’ Hitting Blu-ray/DVD in November

Acclaimed 2017 Grateful Dead Doc ‘Long Strange Trip’ Hitting Blu-ray/DVD in November

In 2017, filmmaker Amir Bar-Lev impressed with his documentary film, Long Strange Trip: The Untold Story of the Grateful Dead, which premiered at Sundance, lists Martin Scorsese as an executive producer and has, until now, only been available to watch on Amazon Prime Video. On November 9, the doc will be made available on Blu-ray and DVD, […]

50th Anniversary Edition of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1968 Rolling Stones Film ‘Sympathy for the Devil’ Coming Soon

50th Anniversary Edition of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1968 Rolling Stones Film ‘Sympathy for the Devil’ Coming Soon

The 1968 Rolling Stones film Sympathy for the Devil captured the band‘s creative process, as presented by director Jean-Luc Godard. This year marks the movie’s 50th anniversary, and ABKCO Films has digitally restored the video, and will re-release it on DVD/Blu-ray on October 5.     In-studio footage documented the band recording parts of the […]

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