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A seemingly innocent afternoon out at the theaters would take an audience full of families ready to see SpongeBob SquarePants and tie them down in the bondage of Fifty Shades of Grey. At least, for a little while, anyway.
Not shockingly, Fifty Shades of Grey is again making headlines. This time it's not for the erotic drama's controversial content, but as a result of an adventurous Mexican woman who got busted masturbating during a screening of the film.
Proving that its mystique is little more than flash-in-the-pan titillation, Fifty Shades of Grey plummeted over 70% from last weekend and only held number one because the fresh blood came in pre-clotted or pre-thinned and ready to flop.
Fifty Shades of Grey isn't for everyone. Its racy material and other content has divided movie fans and critics. But for those living in some countries, the feature adaptation of E.L. James isn't for anyone, as the movie has been banned from theaters in a number of locations. Let's take a look at the list of areas across the globe that refuse to screen the movie...
This poor, unfortunate gentleman at a Danish theater has been caught by a news camera with his sweaty hand in the proverbial cookie jar as he was coming out to see Fifty Shades. Clearly, this secret operation did not go the way he planned.
Fifty Shades Of Grey seems to have the beginnings of a juggernaut, and with two sequels preparing for lift off, Universal looks to make a ton of money. Will the same be true if the film's delayed?
It was a few weeks back that we first reported on the occasionally contentious relationship between author E.L. James and director Sam Taylor-Johnson on the set of Fifty Shades of Grey. While you might think that this would simmer after the immensely successful release of the film last week, apparently the behind-the-scenes conflict is only getting deeper.
Being a teen is the worst. So when a stampede of about 100 teens bum rushed a movie theater after they were denied entry into Fifty Shades of Grey, they should have blamed it on their still developing minds.
Dakota Johnson participated in a Twitter Q-and-A to address inquiries from curious audience members. Multiple fans wanted to know if she kept anything from the shoot – a common practice on movie sets that occurs when the cast and crew disband following production.
While it seems all he was trying to do was celebrate a bit of Seattle culture, Quarterback Russell Wilson has found himself in a bit of hot water recently due to the fact that he attended a screening of Fifty Shades of Grey.
The Fifty Shades of Grey movie introduced mainstream audiences to a shit ton of freaky deaky BDSM kink. But despite all the risque content, there was one thing that I personally took issue with, something that actress Dakota Johnson apparently did 11 times over the course of the film: biting her lip.
It seems that the Fifty Shades of Grey controversy is not being fully contained within the darkened walls of a movie theater. No, it appears that this heavily hyped bit of lascivious celluloid has invaded a busy California highway and a nearby Go Kart Track.
If you're looking for an interesting story coming out of a Fifty Shades Of Grey story, then this is the place for your eyes to park it. However, you might be surprised to find out just what went down.
It appears that the Fifty Shades phenomenon has broken a glass ceiling with the flick of a notoriety-infused flogging whip. The book-to-film adaptation’s $81.6 million domestic box office weekend, added to a $158 million foreign take will now earn the film’s director, Sam Taylor-Johnson the distinction of helming the highest-grossing debut week for a film directed by a woman. However, considering the subject matter, could it a dubious one?
Among the controversial and most talked about moments from the film adaptation of the best-selling erotic novel was the finale. As a standalone installment of a larger trilogy, it worked just fine and was even preferable to the book’s rendition. But when taking it as a standalone film, there were a few grievances.
Hollywood has been undervaluing R-rated movies for years, and looking down on their potential profitability. As seen in this past weekend’s box office results, that thinking should really be put into the past.
American audiences sometimes aren't the most discerning when it comes to appreciating quality movie-making. The promise of titillating sex or mid-school grade fart jokes tends to go a lot farther than great acting and enjoyable plots. The two new movies this weekend served to solidify the point.
Following are the 14 biggest changes I noticed in my screening of Universal’s Fifty Shades Of Grey. There are many spoilers in the Fifty Shades of Grey book to movie comparison. Do not delve in if you want the film to be a surprise.
Fifty Shades Of Grey has made many a headline in recent months, mostly built around its controversial content, box office potential and associated merchandise. Well, we can now officially say the lattermost includes a very ridiculous life-size Christian Grey cake. Watch as Jamie Dornan does his best to not look awkward while eating his own abs.
With its release into theaters, Fifty Shades of Grey has once again stirred up controversy for the nature of the lead characters' romantic and sexual relationship, which involves S&M and in general, the rougher side of sex. Some have compared the situation to domestic violence. Celebrated author Anne Rice is not among that group.