Stories tagged: box office
UPDATED: Sun., July 14, 2019, 9:43 p.m.
“Spider-Man: Far From Home” is celebrating another weekend at No. 1, but non-franchise fare continues to struggle at the box office.
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2019, 12:12 a.m.
“Toy Story 4” hung onto the top spot in its second week in theaters and the horror sequel “Annabelle Comes Home” opened in line with expectations, but the Cinderella story …
Sun., June 23, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
Pixar’s “Toy Story 4” brought the box office to life after a three-week sequels slump, but its $118 million debut came in below industry expectations.
Mon., June 10, 2019
Scorched by poor reviews, the $200 million “Dark Phoenix” earned a franchise low of $33 million from 3,721 North American locations over the weekend for a second place finish, according …
Mon., May 6, 2019
With over $2 billion and counting, ‘Avengers: Endgame’ inches closer to ‘Avatar’s’ all-time global record.
UPDATED: Sun., April 28, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
“Avengers: Endgame” has shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in domestic ticket sales and $1.2 billion globally.
Fri., April 26, 2019, 3:11 p.m.
Faster than the Milano on its way to Xandar with Korath the Pursuer hot on its trail, “Avengers: Endgame” took in a domestic record of $60 million in Thursday night …
Sun., April 21, 2019, 5:37 p.m.
The Warner Bros. horror film “The Curse of La Llorona” brought in $26.5 million according to studio estimates Sunday, putting it in the top spot on its opening weekend.
Sun., March 10, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
NEW YORK – “Captain Marvel,” Marvel Studios’ first female-fronted superhero movie, launched with $153 million domestically and $455 million globally, according to studio estimates Sunday, making it one of the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
‘Alita: Battle Angel’ leads a slow Presidents Day box office weekend
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 2:11 p.m.
“The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part” is easily the weekend’s top ticket-seller in theaters over the weekend, but its $35 million haul is well shy of expectations.
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 1:17 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – With the distraction of the Super Bowl, freezing temperatures affecting large portions of North America and only one big new release in theaters in “Miss Bala,” movie …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Matthew McConaughey recorded one of the worst debuts of his career, Oscar nominees saw only modest bumps and M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass” easily remained No. 1 on a quiet weekend …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 4:03 p.m.
“Aquaman” is still the champ at the box office three weeks in, but the high-concept thriller “Escape Room” also drew some substantial crowds in its debut weekend.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 12:40 p.m.
In a flood of new releases, “Aquaman” easily swam past “Mary Poppins Returns” and “Bumblebee” to lead the busy pre-Christmas weekend with an estimated $67.4 million over the weekend, according …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
The animated “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” has swung to the top of the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters with an estimated $35.4 million, followed by Clint …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
On a typically sleepy post-Thanksgiving weekend in movie theaters, leftovers led the box office and Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet” repeated as No. 1 with $25.8 million in ticket sales, …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
“Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch” sledded past mixed reviews and made off with $66 million for Universal Pictures to top the weekend North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
The Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” and 20th Century Fox are – for now, at least – champions of the world.
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 2 p.m.
“Halloween” dominated the North American box office for the second straight weekend, carving up an estimated $32 million in ticket sales.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
Forty years after he first appeared in theaters, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences for a good scare.
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 12:55 p.m.
The Neil Armstrong film “First Man” settled for a third-place landing at the North American box office in its opening weekend in theaters. The Ryan Gosling-starrer and a host of …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, 2:01 p.m.
In a weekend of perfect counterprogramming for Hollywood, the comic-book movie “Venom” shrugged off bad reviews to shatter the October box-office record with an $80 million debut, while Bradley Cooper’s …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
For the first time in more than two years, a straight-up comedy is No. 1 at the box office. Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish’s “Night School” debuted with $28 million …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
The gothic family fantasy “The House With a Clock in Its Walls” exceeded expectations to debut with an estimated $26.9 million in ticket sales at the weekend box office, while …
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, noon
For the first time in weeks, the weekend box office was dominated by three new releases, signaling an unofficial start to the fall movie season.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
In first place, New Line Cinema’s horror spinoff “The Nun,” based on a character introduced in the successful “Conjuring” franchise, opened with a series-best $53.5 million, according to figures from …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 1:22 p.m.
The horror movie “The Nun” has topped the domestic box office in its first weekend, scoring a best for the “Conjuring” franchise and another win for Warner Bros.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
“Crazy Rich Asians” isn’t slowing down at the box office even in its third weekend in theaters, and is helping to send a strong summer moviegoing season off on a …
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 2 p.m.
The opening weekend for “Crazy Rich Asians” was historic. Its second weekend was even more impressive.