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'Harry Potter', 'Jurassic Park', 'Avengers' and 14 Other Multi-Billion Dollar Movie Franchises

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.20.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

The highest-grossing movie franchises measure their earnings in the billions of dollars -- and that is often just from the box office ticket sales. Here is a look at some of the most successful 17 film franchises in history based on domestic gross box office earnings reported by Box Office Mojo.

Profile: John Ross Jesensky -- Film Composer

David Jensen | Posted 08.17.2015 | Business
David Jensen

He's a Hollywood Film, Television and Multimedia Composer. He specializes in composing orchestral music for all sorts of projects with dynamic and exciting music.

Now Everyone In 'Jurassic Park' Can Wear High Heels

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.23.2015 | Comedy

  Sure, we saw Bryce Dallas Howard absurdly running in high heels from dinosaurs in "Jurassic World." But XVP Comedy took it a ste...

Jurassic World -- The Park Is Open -- Breathtaking, Dramatic, Fearful

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 07.13.2015 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

Jurassic World is appropriate for ages 12 to 18. It is surprisingly gory and scary, so parents should accompany younger kids. The film may not be appropriate for all kids under 13. I give the film 4 out of 5 stars.

Q&A With Rooftop Film Club Founder Gerry Cottle Jnr.

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.07.2015 | New York
J.L. Sirisuk

New York City possesses one of the most breathtaking and distinct skylines in the word. For remarkable views of the city, one of the best rooftop terraces in New York City belongs to YOTEL in Midtown Manhattan, which is home to a series of screenings this summer by the Rooftop Film Club.

Why Were Dinosaurs So Big?

Quora | Posted 07.07.2015 | Science
Quora

There is actually no uncontroversial explanation for the as-of-yet unparalleled size of dinosaurs. If you look at the distribution of large sizes in dinosaurs, one distinction becomes clear: the only dinos that were small (less than 1m) were carnivorous theropods. Except for the 70 cm Fruitadens Haagarorum, no herbivorous ornithischians were small.

Are Critics the Real Dinosaurs in 'Jurassic World'?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 06.27.2015 | Entertainment
Steve Rosenbaum

As I read the reviews my heart sank. I loved Jurassic Park, and certainly the Hollywood machine was counting on that. But how could Steven Spielberg allow his reputation and legacy to be tarnished so?

This Is How 'Jurassic World' Actually Brought Dinosaurs To Life

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

According to paleontologists, bringing actual dinosaurs back from the dead today is probably not going to happen, but "Jurassic World" found a way. ...

Jurassic World and the State of the World

Allan Gerson | Posted 06.23.2015 | Entertainment
Allan Gerson

My suggestion to those that have the urge to see the movie is to rent Jurassic Park and see it twice, maybe three times. You'll get a lot more out of it than the current distortion of what was once and remains a great movie.

8 Behind-The-Scenes Facts You Didn't Know About 'Jurassic Park'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment

With "Jurassic World" making box-office records go extinct, everyone has dinosaurs on their minds. But there's one guy who never stopped thinking about them.

Exactly Which Beast Are We Feeding? Hour of the Wolf Movie Review of Jurassic World

Dan Persons | Posted 06.18.2015 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Seriously critiquing a film that in its first weekend has managed to gross over a half-billion dollars worldwide is not unlike trying to hand-feed a pork chop to a velociraptor -- risks are involved.

#JurassicZookeeper Is Our New Favorite Meme

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.18.2015 | Weird News

Zookeepers around the world are taking a (prehistoric) leaf out of Chris Pratt’s book, mimicking his “Jurassic World” character’s dinosaur-tam...

What 'Jurassic World' Gets Right And Wrong About Its Dinosaurs

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.17.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

The long-anticipated "Jurassic World" is a runaway hit with audiences, and after its record-breaking $208.8 million opening weekend, the film is slate...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Welcome to Jurassic World!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 06.16.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The MovieFilm crew are joined by special guest Sean Coyle, director of Hulu's The Awesomes, for a discussion on the long-in-coming franchise reboot from director Colin Trevorrow and producer Steven Spielberg. Did it measure up to our expectations?

18 Questions For Claire Dearing, Who Runs From Dinosaurs In Heels

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 06.13.2015 | Entertainment

Potential spoilers if you have yet to see "Jurassic World." Also, go see "Jurassic World." It's awesome. Claire Dearing, played by Bryce Dallas How...

The Science of Jurassic World

Michael Shermer | Posted 06.15.2015 | Science
Michael Shermer

As Horner explained in his 2009 book How to Build a Dinosaur: Extinction Doesn't Have to be Forever (and in his TED talk on de-extinction), you can turn on dormant genes to get them to build body parts, including a dino-like tail, snout and even teeth. Because of their availability, chickens work well, so Jack intends to build what he calls a "Chickenosaurus."

'Jurassic World' Devours Box Office

Reuters | Posted 06.12.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Jurassic World" is leaving a major footprint on the domestic box office. Universal reports the "Jurassic Park" sequel i...

This Crazy 'Jurassic World' Theory Actually Makes A Lot Of Sense

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.12.2015 | Entertainment

While "Jurassic World" is just making its way into theaters, theories are already taking over the Internet faster than the dinos took over the origina...

WATCH: 'Jurassic World' Star Renames Your Favorite Dinosaurs

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.12.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Despite starring in the latest installment of an iconic dinosaur-centric action franchise, Bryce Dallas Howard is just like you -- meaning she has no ...

These #DinoRaps Tweets Prove Dinosaurs Make Everything Better

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.12.2015 | Comedy

With all due respect to the late Christopher Wallace, no one is more B.I.G. than a brontosaurus. In honor of "Jurassic World" hitting theaters, Jim...

11 Times Jeff Goldblum Was The Sexiest

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 06.11.2015 | Weird News

You may think you don't like Jeff Goldblum, but you could be wrong. For those of you living under a rock and don't know Goldblum, here's a crash c...

Zaki's Review: Jurassic World

Zaki Hasan | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The characters didn't work for me. What did work was just about everything else.

'Jurassic Park' Has One Huge Plot Hole You Might've Missed

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.06.2015 | Entertainment

The upcoming "Jurassic World" is a great excuse to look back on "Jurassic Park." The movie pushed the boundaries of film technology, won numerous awar...

From the Big Screen to the Playroom -- Take Home the Summer Blockbuster With Great Movie Toys

Laurie Schacht | Posted 05.20.2015 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

We've all been waiting anxiously for the Minions movie for a long time. Well I'm here to tell you that wait is not in vain, and you definitely won't be disappointed with these mischievous creatures. Bring the fun home with Tumblin' Stuart, from Thinkway Toys.

A 'Jurassic World' With Barney Is Even More Terrifying

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.28.2015 | Comedy

We knew it! All the years Barney has spent as the sweet dinosaur pal of children on TV was just a front. He's really a purple menace who's going to...