Box Office: "The American" Beats Out "Machete"

Posted Sunday September 5, 2010 2:30 PM GMT

Able to pull away from the pack, "The American" has grabbed ahold of the top spot at the box office over the Labor Day holiday weekend.

Making for a tight race, the George Clooney flick has raked in $12.9 million since its early release on Wednesday - with Saturday night (September 4) garnering the most cash thus far.


"The American" and "Machete": Box Office Battle

Posted Saturday September 4, 2010 3:02 PM GMT

Making for an interesting face-off at the box office, "Machete" and "The American" are battling to top earnings over the holiday weekend.

"The American" got a jump-start by opening up on Wednesday (September 1) which has allowed the George Clooney led project to sit in the No. 1 position with $7 million.

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“Machete” Garners Positive Reviews on Opening Day

Posted Friday September 3, 2010 3:06 PM GMT

It has plenty of star power and hype to be a hit film, and now “Machete” also has the reviews to back it all up.

The Robert Rodriguez flick has a killer combination of action, wit, and humor that has critics lauding with praise, despite a modest projected opening weekend take.


Jessica Alba Premieres "Machete" in Venice

Posted Wednesday September 1, 2010 10:12 PM GMT

Promoting her upcoming movie overseas, Jessica Alba attended the "Machete" premiere during the 67th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy on Wednesday night (September 1).

Held at the Sala Grande Palazzo Del Cinema, the "Sin City" star dazzled as she joined director Robert Rodriguez and co-star Danny Trejo on the red carpet.


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Jessica Alba: “Machete” Photo Call in Venice

Posted Wednesday September 1, 2010 9:26 AM GMT

Stepping out for some promotional duties, Jessica Alba was spotted at a photo call for her new film “Machete” in Venice, Italy today (September 1).

The “Awake” actress joined costar Danny Trejo and director Robert Rodriguez at the Palazzo del Casino as part of the 67th Venice International Film Festival. “Machete” is scheduled for a midnight showing tonight.


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Jessica Alba Chats with Letterman, Jets Out of JFK

Posted Tuesday August 31, 2010 7:59 AM GMT

She’s no stranger to a crazy travel schedule and yesterday (August 30) Jessica Alba was spotted catching a flight out of JFK International Airport.

The “Good Luck Chuck” actress looked cute and casual as she made her way to the security checkpoint, sporting a denim jacket, black top, and grey trousers.


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Jessica Alba: Lovely at the Late Show

Posted Monday August 30, 2010 7:31 PM GMT

Pushing forth with her full day of promotions, Jessica Alba was out for an appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman" at the Ed Sullivan Theater in Manhattan, New York on Monday evening (August 30).

Changing out of her all-black ensemble to don a much lighter multicolored summer dress with velvet blue heels, the "Good Luck Chuck" cutie happily posed for pictures and waved to fans ahead of the show taping.


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Jessica Alba: Sheer Sexy at Sirius

Posted Monday August 30, 2010 12:30 PM GMT

Having just made her way to the east coast, Jessica Alba was in promotional mode to kick off the week with a visit to SIRIUS XM Studio in New York City on Monday (August 30).

Looking her usual adorable self in all-black with a sheer top and white kicks, the "Sin CIty" starlet hopped on the mic to answer questions while boosting interest in her new movie "Machete".


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