The film “Green Book” followed up its Golden Globes success Saturday with another big win.
During its annual ceremony, the Procucers Guild of America honored the period piece dramedy with its top honor, the award for outstanding producer of a theatrical motion pictures. The win was another strong result for “Green Book,” which is having a good award season run.
Other winners from the PGA were “Won’t You Be My Neighbor,” which took the award for outstanding producer of documentary theatrical motion pictures, and “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” which earned the award for outstanding producer of animated theatrical motion pictures.
The PGA awards took place just about a week before the next major ceremony, which will be for the Screen Actors Guild.
At the weekend box office, it was the dramatic paranormal movie sequel “Glass” winning the No. 1 spot. The third film in the trilogy from Director M. Night Shyamalan grossed $40.5 million. Coming in second place was the dramatic comedy “The Upside” with $15.6 million.
The full top five this weekend was:
1. Glass – $40,586,000
2. The Upside – $15,670,000
3. Dragon Ball Super: Broly – $10,652,565
4. Aquaman – $10,330,000
5. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse – $7,255,000
For the small screen, meanwhile, releases include:
- First Man, my rating: 4.4 out of 5 (2018 Honorable Mention), Large Association of Movie Blogs rating: 4.06 out of 5, Rotten Tomatoes rating: 88%.
- The Hate U Give, my rating: 3.75 out of 5, Large Association of Movie Blogs rating: 4 out of 5, Rotten Tomatoes rating: 97%.
- Johnny English Strikes Again, Rotten Tomatoes rating: 35%.