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The Woman King
Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022
Moviegoing audiences chose the horror movie over the romantic comedy to kick off the month of October. Paramount's " Smile " topped the North American charts with $22 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday, leaving Billy Eichner's rom-com "Bros" in the dust.
Monday, Sep. 26, 2022
After off-screen drama threatened to consume Olivia Wilde's "Don't Worry Darling," the Warner Bros. release opened No. 1 at the box office, debuting with $19.2 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Starring Florence Pugh and Harry Styles, "Don't Worry Darling" was...
Sunday, Sep. 18, 2022
The Viola Davis-led action epic " The Woman King " easily conquered the North American box office in its first weekend in theaters, against a crowded market of new releases. The film, directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, surpassed expectations and earned $19 million in ticket sales, according to...
Wednesday, Sep. 14, 2022
When Viola Davis, sculpted and hardened from months of training, first stood in the full garb of the Agojie warrior women, with her bare feet in the African sand, it was the culmination of not just the years-long push to make "The Woman King," but of a lifelong battle.
"It was sort of...
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 2022
Toronto Film Fest Returns To Theaters; Screenings Include "The Fabelmans," "Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery," "The Woman King"
After two editions much diminished by the pandemic, the 47th Toronto International Film Festival is set to roar back to life beginning Thursday with a lineup crowded with much-anticipated titles, including Steven Spielberg's "The Fabelmans," Rian Johnson's "Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery" and...
Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022
Gina Prince-Bythewood didn't get very far into reading the script for "The Woman King," a historical epic about a real West African army of female warriors, before she knew she wanted to direct it.
"Literally five pages into it I knew it was going to be my next film," Prince-Bythewood...
Wednesday, Jul. 20, 2022
TriStar Pictures’ The Woman King--directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood--will have its world premiere at the 47th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival.
The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the...