MLK Weekend Box Office: Plane, House Party and A Man Called Otto

“Plane,” “House Party” and “A Man Called Otto” are reasons to believe that MLK weekend can keep up the box office momentum. We started the year on a strong note with the suspension of “Avatar: The Way of Water” (Disney) and a $30 million start for low-budget horror film “M3EGAN” (Universal). Now we have the …

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Interesting Martin Luther King Jr. Facts for MLK Jr. Day

Source: Getty Images Civil rights leader the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. relaxes in his home in May 1956 in Montgomery, Alabama. Every January, the US observes Martin Luther King Jr. Day, honoring the life of the iconic civil rights activist and reverend. Martin Luther King Jr. is best known for his powerful speeches, his …

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‘Avatar 2’, ‘M3GAN’ Will Dominate MLK Despite Gerard Butler’s ‘Plane’ – Deadline

james cameron Avatar: The Path of Water will reign supreme in its fifth weekend during MLK’s four-day holiday frame with an estimated take of around $35 million. The Disney/20th Century Studios/Lightstorm title through yesterday raised its cumulative total to $525.66 million after $4.5 million on Tuesday. The sequel will possibly top the domestic total for …

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Clark State, Springfield to Host MLK Luncheon Celebration

January 2 – Clark State College and the City of Springfield will host this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Luncheon in less than two weeks to celebrate his life and honor young peacemakers. “This event is important to the community as it is a true indicator that Dr. King’s life’s work is paying off,” said …

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Norwalk receives $2 million to improve blighted MLK property

NORWALK — An additional $2 million in state funds will be allocated to improve the Martin Luther King Jr. Corridor in South Norwalk. Governor Ned Lamont has designated about $24.6 million in state funds to help local communities combat blight. The funds were distributed to 41 projects in 16 municipalities, according to the governor’s statement. …

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