'2 Guns' Leads Soft Weekend at the Box Office, 'The Wolverine' Holds in Second

By JJ Duncan on
Left: Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg in 2 Guns. Right: Hugh Jackman and Svetlana Khodchenkova in The Wolverine. (Universal | 20th Century Fox)Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg's ultimate guy movie landed at the top of the box office this weekend, with 2 Guns bringing in $27.4 million in a sign that no one's tired of seeing the two vegeran action stars hang up their holsters anytime soon. This is Wahlberg's second recent collaboration with Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur, who also...Read Full Story

What's New in Theaters: August 2, 2013

By Joe Robberson on
(IFC Films | Universal | Getty Images)2 GunsDirected by Baltasar KormákurStarring: Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg, Paula Patton, Bill PaxtonIs Icelandic director Kormákur the new Tony Scott? Not yet, but his new film sure looks a lot like Scott's work. Maybe it's just the presence of Washington, who simply rules low I.Q., star-powered action flicks like this. He's paired with Wahlberg this time and the two play off each other well. They're both undercover agents who are forced to work...Read Full Story