'Boss Baby' Repeats at #1 While 'Beauty and the Beast' Closes in on $1 Billion Worldwide

Fox and DreamWorks Animation’s The Boss Baby topped the weekend box office for a second week in a row, once again leading Disney’s Beauty and the Beast over the course of what felt like a placeholder weekend as far as new releases are concerned. While Sony’s Smurfs: The Lost Village performed mostly as expected and New Line’s Going in Style over performed based on expectations, it seems most moviegoers are merely waiting for the next weekend’s release of The Fate of the Furious as it looks…
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By | 2017-04-16T01:48:30+00:00 April 9th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Kong: Skull Island' Roars to $61M Opening While 'Logan' and 'Get Out' Stay Strong

Warner Bros and Legendary’s Kong: Skull Island delivered a strong opening weekend performance, topping the weekend box office and becoming the third film in as many weeks to outperform expectations. The other two films, Logan and Get Out, continued their successful runs as they finished in second and third position respectfully, with Logan just $6.3 million shy of topping The LEGO Batman Movie as the highest grossing domestic release of 2017 in just ten days. Overall, the top twelve grossed…
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By | 2017-03-13T01:51:11+00:00 March 12th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Kong' Challenges Wolverine for Weekend Box Office Supremacy

SATURDAY AM UPDATE: Kong: Skull Island delivered an estimated $20.25 million on Friday, which compares favorably to San Andreas, which brought in $18.1 million on Friday before opening with $54.5 million. Current industry estimates have Kong settling around $52-55 million for the weekend, but don’t be surprised if it jumps a little higher. The film scored a “B+” CinemaScore, which is just a notch behind San Andreas’ “A-“.

We’ll be back tomorrow with a complete look a…
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By | 2017-03-13T01:51:11+00:00 March 9th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Shyamalan's 'Split' Impresses with $40 Million Debut as 'Rogue One' Tops $1 Billion Worldwide

M. Night Shyamalan has delivered a second hit in a row as his latest film, Split, is estimated to have delivered a top five January opening, leading the weekend charge with a three-day opening four times as big as its reported $10 million budget. Meanwhile, Paramount’s xXx: The Return of Xander Cage delivered as expected while the Weinstein’s The Founder scored a top ten finish. Additionally, Disney’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has become the 28th film to top $1 billion worldwide.

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By | 2017-01-26T07:51:03+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Rogue One' Tops New Years Weekend, Capping Off Disney's Monster 2016

With the coming of the new year we can now say 2016 was officially the largest year at the domestic box office of all-time as 725 films delivered over $11.3 billion, led by Finding Dory, one of several films that contributed to Disney’s record year wherein the studio saw 16 films deliver over $3 billion in domestic revenue. As such, it’s only fitting a Disney title ended the year as the #1 film at the weekend box office with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story taking the weekend crown for a third…
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By | 2017-04-17T15:25:33+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Rogue One' Set to Close Out 2016 With Third Straight Weekend at #1

The final weekend of 2016 features no new wide releases, but should feature plenty of tickets sold across the country with most everyone getting an extended weekend off work and school. Just as last weekend saw Christmas Day fall on Sunday for the first time since 2011, this weekend sees New Year’s Day fall on Sunday, which means we’ll be looking closely at the same weekends from 2011 and 2005 for some inkling as to how this weekend’s holdovers should perform. That said, look for Rogue One:…
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By | 2017-01-02T12:44:36+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Moana' Threepeats at #1, 'La La Land' Opens Big in Limited Release

Disney’s Moana was able to fend off Paramount’s Office Christmas Party to secure a third weekend at #1 as all films prepare to make way next weekend for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and a tidal wave of anticipated holiday releases over the coming weeks. This weekend also saw a couple of major awards season contenders in Manchester by the Sea and La La Land deliver terrific performances along with the strong expansion of Focus’ Nocturnal Animals as well as the not-so-strong expansion of Euro…
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By | 2016-12-11T12:46:48+00:00 December 11th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

'Office Christmas Party' Tops Friday While 'La La Land' Opens Strong in Limited Release

SATURDAY AM UPDATE: DreamWorks Pictures and Reliance Entertainment’s Office Christmas Party topped the Friday box office with an estimated $6.6 million, heading toward what is expected to be a $17+ million three-day opening. At this point it is looking like that won’t be enough for a first place finish as Disney’s Moana is expected to bring in around $18+ million after an estimated $4.1 million Friday.

Elsewhere, Focus’ expansion of Nocturnal Animals into 1,262 theaters (+1,135) brought…
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By | 2016-12-11T00:55:41+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |