Stories tagged: box office
Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
LOS ANGELES – A robust audience turned out to catch “It: Chapter Two” in movie theaters this weekend, but not quite as big as the first. Warner Bros. says Sunday …
Sun., Aug. 18, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
The raunchy coming-of-age tale about a trio of 12-year-olds “Good Boys” is the first R-rated comedy in the last three years to open No. 1 at the box office.
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – Audiences helped the “Fast & Furious” spinoff “Hobbs & Shaw” take another lap at No. 1 even with an onslaught of four new major releases this weekend. …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 4, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
The first spinoff of the 18-year-old “Fast & Furious” franchise, “Hobbs and Shaw,” has pocketed $60.8 million in its North American debut and another $120 million internationally.
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.