Despite looking it like A Wrinkle in Time will do okay at the box office, reviews for the movie haven't been as kind, as it now ranks at 42% among critics on Rotten Tomatoes, while Metacritic has it scored at 53. In the film, Meg and her brother, Charles Wallace, are black.
Calling the "Selma" helmer a "pioneer", Coogler also talked about DuVernays efforts to improve diversity on her sets, including her decision to hire all-female directors and women in important creative roles for season one of her OWN Network show "Queen Sugar", something she plans to continue in season two.
Trump celebrates GOP intelligence report with all-caps tweet
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the intelligence material. At one point, Republicans considered erecting a wall in the committee's office to separate GOP and Democratic aides.
With A Wrinkle in Time'sopening weekend competition including smaller fare like Gringo, Thoroughbreds and The Strangers: Prey at Night, it's not shocking that it was the top performer last night. Directed by Johannes Roberts, the horror sequel to 2008's "The Strangers" stars Christina Hendricks, Martin Henderson, Bailee Madison and Lewis Pullman. $8.2 million, down nearly 52% from its opening weekend with $31.1 million grossed so far. Sony's fifth weekend of "Peter Rabbit" came in sixth with $6.8 million at 3,112 venues to push the family comedy past $93 million domestically. In its second week of release, the Bruce Willis-led Death Wish added $6.6 million despite falling to the sixth spot from the third.
Entertainment Studios' action-thriller "The Hurricane Heist" opened softly with $3 million for ninth at 2,402 locations for $3 million. Barry Jenkins, another African-American filmmaker, took home Best Picture in 2017 for Moonlight, which was made on just $1.5 million but has taken $27 million internationally.
If our beliefs paralyze us from participating in the systems, what good are they? The wide release of "Hidden Figures", starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae, opened at no. 1 in January of the same year with $22.8 million.
Trump has put his full force behind Saccone. "If I came like a stiff, you guys wouldn't come here tonight", he said. Saccone has been a state lawmaker since 2010, while Lamb hasn't run for office before. "I said, 'I got $90".
Smith got benched in his first game with the Raiders after getting burned by New Orleans' Brandin Cooks for a 98-yard touchdown. Carrie is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent Wednesday and is free to talk to potential suitors this week.
Betsy DeVos: I hesitate to talk about all schools in general because schools are made up of individual students attending them . DeVos , saying that too many men were falsely accused, set new rules making it harder for accusers to prove their accusations.
She revealed that their family has been huge fans of the show for a long time and were excited to be apart of Family Feud . The source also said that Khloe misses her regular glass of vino which she has had to give up during her pregnancy.
Toys R Us is reportedly preparing to liquidate its assets, and it could shutter all of its USA stores as early as Monday . Many products are tested at Toys "R" Us stores, which is fully dedicated to toys, unlike competitors like Walmart.
As Sharif was heading towards rostrum for a speech, a student hurled a shoe at him that hit his shoulder and ear. The student chanted a slogan "Labbaik Ya Rasoolullah" and managed to reach out to Mr Sharif.
His one-year deal is worth up to $20 million, including $15 million guaranteed and an additional one-year option for $20 million. Bradford, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 draft, is known for his strong and accurate arm but he has struggled with injuries.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend a Commonwealth Day Service at Westminster Abbey in central London , on March 12, 2018 . A NEWPORT boy got to meet Prince Harry and Meghan Markle today at a special Commonwealth Day service in London .
Tickets go on sale to the general public starting March 19 at LiveNation.com or by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000. They will perform at stadiums across Europe and North America from June 6 to October 2.
He collected Pablo Sarabia's cross and cut past Marcus Rashford , only to be denied by a thumping Eric Bailly tackle. But it was to little avail as United have now failed to reach the quarter-finals for four straight years.
Click below to watch StaffsLive's coverage of Paul Lambert's press conference ahead of Monday's match against Manchester City . The Portuguese forward, and Leroy Sane will provide the spark in attack, with their bursting runs on their respective sides.
He continued: "There was no drama or shebang with Ken Dodd , Anne would drive him and they would bring their dog". Great British Bake Off presenter Sandi Toksvig said of Sir Ken: "Best dinner companion I ever sat next to".
Apple's WWDC returns to San Jose, June 4-8
In previous years, the company held the conference in San Francisco at the Moscone West Convention Center. The registration window for developers is open until Thursday, March 22, 2018, at 10 am PST.
Miami Dolphins Will Release DT Ndamukong Suh
On all three occasions, the Lions and Dolphins were eliminated in the wild card round as the visiting team. Suh had been a three-time All-Pro nose tackle in his five years out of Nebraska with the Detroit Lions .
Southampton in talks with Hughes
The Premier League club took the decision to fire him, after the Saints lost 3-0 at Newcastle on Saturday. Well, it would appear that Mark Hughes has been installed as favourite to take over.
Celtics G hints at extended rest for sore knee
When it comes to Kyrie Irving , Stevens is all about getting his star guard some rest and having him ready for the playoffs. He has had time to rest, which makes the soreness he is experiencing worrisome even if he is not anxious himself.
Zardari, Imran unite for Senate chairman election
On the other hand, PPP leadership also held a meeting and discussed various options for Senate elections. His election as the first-ever Senate chairman from Balochistan marked the day's second historic moment.
White House: Trump Didn't Bow to NRA on Guns
No student, no family, no teacher and no school should have to live the horror of Parkland or Sandy Hook or Columbine again . Even though he supported it, the president described the latter measure as untenable in the current political climate.