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Globalism reigns at box office, while ‘Furious’ passes $1B

As expected, it was another runaway weekend for “The Fate of the Furious,” which took No. 1 for the third straight week with $19.4 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. …

‘The Fate of the Furious’ laps new films at box office

“The Fate of the Furious” sped into first place at the box office again, leaving new thriller “Unforgettable” and historical drama “The Promise” in the dust.

‘Boss Baby’ dethrones ‘Beauty and the Beast’ with $49M debut

The taskmaster toddler of “The Boss Baby” dethroned Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” at the box office with a $49 million debut, handing its star Alec Baldwin what President Donald …

‘Beauty and the Beast’ dances off with top box-office spot

This weekend at the box office, nostalgia-driven fare was everywhere, from “Beauty and the Beast” to “Power Rangers” and “CHIPS,” producing both successful and underwhelming results.

‘Beauty’ roars with $170M debut

Disney’s live-action “Beauty” was a beast at the box office, opening with an estimated $170 million in North American ticket sales and setting a new high mark for family movies.

UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 6:34 p.m.

’Kong’ outmuscles ‘Logan’ to become king of the box office

It was a battle of the beasts at the box office this weekend, and King Kong emerged as the definitive victor over Wolverine.

‘Logan’ claws its way to the top of box-office charts

Twentieth Century Fox’s “Logan” may be Hugh Jackman’s final portrayal of the iconic X-Men character Wolverine, but the man with the adamantium claws isn’t going out without a fight.

Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ scares up big $30.5 million debut

Great reviews and buzz propelled comedian Jordan Peele’s directorial debut, the micro-budget thriller “Get Out,” to a chart-topping opening weekend with $30.5 million according to studio estimates Sunday.

‘Lego Batman’ stays No. 1, conquers ‘The Great Wall’

The most expensive film ever made in China and with a budget of $150 million, “The Great Wall” was intended to prove that the world’s no. 2 movie marketplace could …

Box Office Top 10: ‘Lego Batman,’ ‘Fifty Shades’ open on top

In third place, “John Wick: Chapter Two” earned $30.4 million – more than double what the first film made in its opening weekend.

‘Lego Batman’ earns $56 million, tops ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ in a battle of toy-happy sequels

Warner Bros./DC’s “Lego Batman” performed slightly below expectations but still grossed $55.6 million – the biggest domestic debut so far this year. “Fifty Shades” finished with $46.8 million, followed by …

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 7:35 a.m.

Shyamalan’s ‘Split’ leads box office for third weekend

NEW YORK – M. Night Shyamalan’s multiple-personality thriller “Split” led the box office for a third-straight week, an unusual streak for a low-budget horror film. According to studio estimates Sunday, …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 8:55 a.m.

‘A Dog’s Purpose’ opens to $18.4 million amid controversy

Based on early projections, the family film was expected to open in the mid $20-million range, but studio estimates Sunday indicated it took in $18.4 million for a second-place start. …

Box office top 10: Shyamalan’s ‘Split’ trounces ‘xXx’

NEW YORK – M. Night Shyamalan’s psychological thriller “Split” blew away box-office expectations, earning $40 million in ticket sales over inauguration weekend, according to final figures Monday. The director’s second …

Film about 1960s black mathematicians tops MLK weekend

“Hidden Figures,” the uplifting film about African-American mathematicians at NASA during the 1960s space race, led the North American box office for the second straight week, selling $27.5 million in …

‘Hidden Figures’ soars past ‘Rogue One’ to top box office

With an ongoing taste for space, moviegoers propelled the NASA drama “Hidden Figures” past “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the box office.

Box office top 20: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ lead holiday frame

NEW YORK — “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” remained the number 1 film at the box office for the third straight week, as the “Star Wars” spinoff maintained its …

‘Rogue One’ tops holiday weekend box office with $96.1M

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” continues to soar at the box office, adding $96.1 million in ticket sales and beating a spate of new releases to remain No. 1 …

‘Rogue One’ takes off with $29 million opening night

It’s the biggest Thursday preview of 2016, narrowly topping “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice’s” $27.7 million and “Captain America: Civil War’s” $25 million. But it doesn’t hold a candle …

Box Office Top 10: ‘Moana’ tops ‘Office Christmas Party’

LOS ANGELES – “Moana” held on to its first place spot for the third weekend in a row with $18.5 million, bringing its domestic total to $144.7 million. It beat …

Box office: ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘Trolls’ stay on top

Marvel’s mystical superhero adventure “Doctor Strange” and the musical animated release “Trolls” remained No. 1 and No. 2 at the box office for the second straight weekend, while new releases …

Box office: ‘Doctor Strange’ conjures $85.1 million

Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” topped a strong weekend at the box office with $85.1 million from North American theaters, according to box office sales reported by the studios on Monday. The …

Box office: Bad reviews extinguish ‘Inferno’

LOS ANGELES – Terrible reviews and a seven-year gap since the previous installment helped extinguished “Inferno,” the third film in the “Da Vinci Code” franchise,” at the North American box …

Box office: Burton and ‘Peculiar Children’ are No. 1

In a matchup of $100 million-plus films, Tim Burton’s “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” topped Peter Berg’s “Deepwater Horizon.”

Box office: ‘Magnificent Seven’ rides to $34.7M

Propelled by a diverse cast led by Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt, Antoine Fuqua’s “The Magnificent Seven” topped North American theaters with $34.7 million in ticket sales in its debut …

Box office: ‘Sully’ makes $35 million splash

Clint Eastwood’s “Sully” made a splash in its first weekend in theaters, bringing in a solid $35 million, according to studio reported actuals Monday.

Box office top 20: ‘Don’t Breathe’ stays no. 1 again

The low-budget home invasion horror film “Don’t Breathe” led the box office for the second straight week, topping all films over the Labor Day weekend with a four-day haul of …

Box office: ‘Don’t Breathe’ inhales $26.4 million

The modestly budgeted horror movie “Don’t Breathe” scared off competitors at the box office this weekend, taking first place with $26.4 million in its first days in theaters. Directed by …

Box office: ‘Suicide,’ ‘Sausage’ stay on top

Suicide Squad” and “Sausage Party” remained no. 1 and no. 2 at the weekend box office in North America, while a trio of newcomers failed to make much of a …

Box office: ‘Sausage Party’ scarfs up $34.3 million

It was a feast for the raunchy animated comedy “Sausage Party” at the box office this weekend. The R-rated pic about anthropomorphized hot dogs and other grocery store foodstuffs earned …