Peter Berg - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Peter Berg Super Bowl advertisers tread carefully in divisive climate NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl advertisers are treading carefully this year to avoid alienating customers as a divisive political climate takes some of the buzz away from what is usually the biggest spectacle on TV. Ad critic Barbara Lippert says that while "people need an escape," like the Super Bowl, this year's matchup on the field feels "so much less impo... Sat, 04 Feb 2017 00:07:00 GMT 2017-02-04T00:07:00Z 10 Super Bowl ads to watch: Sexy Mr. Clean; John Malkovich NEW YORK (AP) — The Super Bowl isn't just played on the field. Just as intense is a battle off the field to win viewers' attentions. Advertisers are paying $5 million for just 30 seconds to reach the more than 110 million people in the U.S. expected to tune in. Which ads will be the most talked about? Which ads will be the most remembered years from now, long after the Atlan... Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:20:00 GMT 2017-02-03T18:20:00Z To stand out at Super Bowl 51, ads are going for stunts NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is reportedly entertaining an unusual twist on her Super Bowl halftime show, which — though it's not confirmed — she could perform from the roof of the stadium. If that comes to pass, she won't be the only one making a big play for attention this year. Advertisers from first timer 84 Lumber to veteran Hyundai are ramping up the m... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 20:30:00 GMT 2017-01-27T20:30:00Z 'Hidden Figures' keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flop NEW YORK (AP) — Labors of love, one from Martin Scorsese, the other from Ben Affleck, proved costly at a casualty strewn weekend box office where the uplifting NASA drama "Hidden Figures" stayed on top for the second straight week. "Hidden Figures," about African-American mathematicians in the 1960s space race, sold a leading $20.5 million in tickets in N... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:50:00 GMT 2017-01-15T20:50:00Z Review: In 'Patriots Day,' a community disarms terrorism Bombs detonated in the center of Boston are disarmed by bonds of family and community in Peter Berg's "Patriots Day," a stirring ode to civic life in the age of terrorism. "Patriots Day," which recreates the 2013 Boston Marathon and the subsequent four-day manhunt, is the third in a string of docudramas for Berg, following the Navy SEAL drama "Lone Survivor"... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:46:00 GMT 2017-01-11T23:46:00Z 'Rogue One' tops box office for third straight weekend NEW YORK (AP) — The new year at the box office is starting where 2016 left off: with Disney on top. The "Star Wars" spinoff "Rogue One" led the box office for the third straight week, taking in an estimated $64.3 million over the four-day New Year's weekend, according to studio estimates Monday. The success of Gareth Edwards' "Rogue One... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 22:26:00 GMT 2017-01-02T22:26:00Z Lawyer says Wahlberg movie unfair to Boston bomber's widow PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A lawyer for Katherine Russell, widow of one of the Boston Marathon bombers, says the new film "Patriots Day" is unfair because it suggests she knew something was up before the attack and then didn't cooperate with the investigation afterward. "It's just not true," lawyer Amato DeLuca told The Associated Press. "I have no objection... Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:07:00 GMT 2016-12-23T00:07:00Z Former Boston police head says 'Patriots Day' gets it right BOSTON (AP) — For Jessica Kensky, seeing the new Mark Wahlberg movie about the Boston Marathon bombing was deeply personal. She and her husband, Patrick Downes, both lost their left legs below the knee in the 2013 bombing. Almost two years later, Kensky chose to have her right leg amputated because of excruciating pain caused by severe injuries she suffered in the bombing. ... Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:40:00 GMT 2016-12-19T16:40:00Z