Posted Mar. 29, 2015, 10:21 am
An animated movie from Dreamworks, "Home," opened in the number one spot this weekend and proved that a PG-rated family movie can out-muscle the slew of recent raunchy comedies, an industry analyst said today.
Posted Mar. 15, 2015, 8:48 am
The remake of "Cinderella" opened this weekend with a strong-than-expected $70.1 million in estimated sales across North America.
Posted Feb. 22, 2015, 9:17 am
"Fifty Shades Of Grey" has the competition tied up in knots, and is the number one movie in North America again this weekend.
Posted Feb. 15, 2015, 9:46 am
"Fifty Shades Of Grey" is on track to see 81 million shades of green this weekend, as it shot into first place at the nation's box offices.
Posted Feb. 8, 2015, 10:33 am
"Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out Of Water" sopped up the loot at the continent's box offices this weekend, and opened with $56 million in estimated sales.
Posted Feb. 1, 2015, 12:07 pm
“American Sniper” neared the quarter-billion-dollar mark in domestic box office sales today, and remained in the number one spot with an estimated $31.9 million in sales this weekend.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 10:14 am
"American Sniper" continued to burn at the nation's box offices, and added $64.4 million to its kitty this weekend.
Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 10:32 am
"American Sniper" rode Academy Awards nomination buzz and great reviews, and "absolutely obliterated all expectations" with an estimated $90.2 million in domestic sales on its first weekend of wide exhibition, an industry analyst said today.
Posted Jan. 11, 2015, 9:19 am
"Taken 3" was choice one at the North American box offices this weekend, with $40 million in estimated ticket sales.
Posted Jan. 4, 2015, 10:59 am
"Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies" entered 2015 as the firm box office champion, with a $21.9 million weekend projected today.
Posted Dec. 28, 2014, 10:38 am
In a world where the Hollywood studios were thrown into turmoil by the Internet, the latest Hobbitt movie edged "Unbroken" aside to regain the number one spot at the weekend box office.
Posted Dec. 26, 2014, 2:23 pm
The Angelina Jolie-directed biopic "Unbroken" topped the North American box office on Christmas Day, just ahead of the musical "Into the Woods," according to final figures released today.
Posted Dec. 21, 2014, 9:03 am
"The Hobbit: The Battle Of Five Armies" far exceeded analyst predictions, and will ring in the holiday season with an estimated $56.2 million weekend.
Posted Dec. 14, 2014, 9:48 am
A leading Hollywood industry watcher has called 2014 "the year of the Bible movie,'' as "Exodus: Gods And Kings'' ascended to the number one spot at the North American box office this weekend.
Posted Dec. 7, 2014, 9:09 am
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1'' is on its way to being the second-highest grossing film of the year, as it holds down the number one spot for the third straight weekend.
Posted Nov. 30, 2014, 10:57 am
Hollywood's movie studios have nothing to crow about, as a modest sales total was reported for the industry this Thanksgiving weekend.
Posted Nov. 23, 2014, 9:16 am
"The Hunger Game'' sequel opened with a gigantic $123 million in estimated domestic sales this weekend, according to studio estimates.
Posted Nov. 11, 2014, 9:27 am
Disney's animated "Big Hero 6'' managed to out-duel the science-fiction epic "Interstellar'' to claim the top spot at the box office, according to final figures released Monday.
Posted Nov. 2, 2014, 9:05 am
A movie that imagines a dark world of sketchy freelance video crews, racing after news on the deserted streets of nighttime Los Angeles, debuted in a virtual tie for first place at the nation's box office race this weekend.
Posted Oct. 26, 2014, 12:09 pm
"Ouija'' and "John Wick'' debuted as the number one and number two flicks in North America this weekend, as Hollywood enjoys a strong fall season.
Posted Oct. 20, 2014, 9:14 am
"Fury'' opened with a stir at the continent's box offices this weekend, and arrived in the number one spot with an estimated $23.5 million in sales.
Posted Oct. 5, 2014, 8:57 am
A pair of new movies enjoyed a robust premiere weekend at the continent's box offices, and opened neck and neck.
Posted Sep. 28, 2014, 9:00 am
Denzel Washington has "once again proved he is one of the most bankable stars on the planet," an industry analyst said, as his new movie "The Equalizer" opened as the number one film in North America.
Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:12 am
"No Good Deed'' opened in the number one spot at the North American box offices this weekend, with an estimated $24.5 million in sales.
Posted Sep. 7, 2014, 9:48 am
Summer is over, but Hollywood's disappointing summer movie season continued this weekend, with the only new film failing to crack the top 10