The Master director Paul Thomas Anderson reveals he admires Christopher Nolan’s ability to combine “the highest level of artistic skill and a kind of commerciality” with his Batman movies.
When all the receipts are counted, the action-drama End of Watch is expected to pull ahead of the horror-thriller House at the End of the Street to lead a mediocre weekend at the North American box office. Dredd 3D, meanwhile, opened in a dismal sixth place.
Paul W.S. Anderson’s Resident Evil: Retribution led the weekend domestic box office with $21.1 million, while Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master broke art-house records in its limited release.