by Skylyr Ballew [31 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
“Guardians” Of The Labor Day Box Office

The theaters lacked attention from the public this Labor Day weekend. Although there wasn’t the usual number of attendees, there will always be a box office king. “Guardians of the Galaxy” brought in another $16 million, holding it’s title of highest domestic grossing. “As Above, So Below” spammed social media with their promotional campaigns, but they only brought in an estimated $8 million this holiday weekend. The colorizing film, “The Giver” finished up the weekend with an estimated $5 million. Will the box office gross remain in the lower numbers, due to the lack of big blockbusters premiering in the following weeks?

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by Skylyr Ballew [26 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
“Shutter Island” To Transform Into An HBO Series

With the success of “American Horror Story: Asylum,” it is safe to say that America enjoys a haunting tale that revolves around a mental institute. Martin Scorsese’s 2010 film, “Shutter Island,” starred Leonardo DiCaprio and opened with mixed reviews. Although the film was one of the major blockbusters during that year, Scorsese fans believed the movie fell short to his other projects.

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by thepopfix [25 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Worst Things To Bring To A Labor Day Party – POP 5

Summer is swiftly coming to an end, although the Los Angeles weather is no indication. In this city, we don’t do seasons or “sweater weather.” We only know it’s time to hang up our bikinis and beach towels thanks to the influx back-to-school shopping commercials. But before you celebrate the end of summer 2014 with a big BBQ or belligerent blowout, let’s go back to social school. Don’t be caught dead committing these POP 5 party fouls during your Labor Day vacay.

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by Skylyr Ballew [21 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Latest “Annabelle” Trailer Will Make You Cringe

Producer James Wan is about to give life to a new terror that will frighten us all. We cringed in horror as we watched the 2013 film, “The Conjuring,” and now the doll that has only once made a small appearance is getting her own story. Let’s be honest, life-like dolls are scary to begin with. Now thanks to “Annabelle,” parents may have to rethink what toys they purchase for their child. A new trailer has been released for “Annabelle” and it sure does have us on the edge of our seats.

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by Skylyr Ballew [20 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sam Smith To Perform At The 2014 VMAs

Everyone’s new favorite artist, Sam Smith, will be making his award show performance debut during the 2014 “MTV Video Music Awards” this Sunday. Smith will be joining this star studded night that includes appearances by Demi Lovato, Lorde, Jason Derulo, and many others. He will also be sharing the stage with this year’s hottest performers including, Usher, Ariana Grande, 5 Seconds of Summer, Maroon 5, Iggy Azalea, Beyonc√©, Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift. Dropping beats for the house between awards and performances will be the mega-producer and artist DJ Mustard.

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by Skylyr Ballew [14 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
“Power Rangers” Movie Release Date Announced

This is the nostalgic news that I am wanting to hear! The kids of the late 80′s and 90′s freaked out when “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtules” was set to get a reboot and now they can get ready to do some morphin’! Many reports have been floating around the internet of a possible new “Power Rangers” film. The studio that created “Hunger Games” and “Divergent” have officially announced a release date for the movie. Lionsgate has set July 22nd of 2016 for the release of their re-envisioned take on the …

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by Skylyr Ballew [13 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Michael Cera Releases Surprise Indie-Folk Album

Looks like the “Superbad” actor Michael Cera has released a surprise album. My first thought was, “This is probably going to be so hipster that it hurts.” “True That” has 18 songs that can be streamed via Bandcamp. It is currently categorized as Indie-Folk and consists of full songs that include vocals, yet many tracks are solely melodies. Take a listen and tweet THEPOPFIX your opinion of Cera’s jam session-like album.

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by Skylyr Ballew [12 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Elvira’s Haunting Cameo In Ryan Adam’s Newest Music Video

We may be a few months away from Halloween, but someone has already started the terror. Singer Ryan Adams has just released his music video for his latest single, “Gimme Something Good.” Appearing throughout the video and in Adam’s dreams is the Mistress of the Dark herself, Elvira. His self-titled album will be available for purchase on September 9th.

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by Skylyr Ballew [11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Thank You Robin Williams

Today there is a lot less laughter in the world. We have learned that actor and comedian Robin Williams has died at the age of 63. While I could add to the speculation on the details involving his death, I choose a different path. This path is one of appreciation and celebration of this great man’s life. This is my thank you.