Here’s your estimated 5-day box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 – $ 82.6 million ($ 123.0 million total)
2. The Penguins of Madagascar – $ 36.0 million ($ 36.0 million total)
3. Big Hero 6 – $ 26.0 million ($ 167.2 million total)
4. Horrible Bosses 2 – $ 23.0 million ($ 23.0
Luc Besson’s “Lucy” proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of “Hercules” by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $ 44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend.
“Hercules,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and produced… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: Scarlett Johannson's 'Lucy' Beats The Rock's 'Hercules'
NEW YORK (AP) – “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” outmuscled a trio of new films, as the science fiction sequel topped the box office for the second-straight week with an estimated $ 36 million.
According to studio estimates Sunday, “Planet of the Apes” easily bested the horror thriller “The Purge: Anarchy.” Universal’s low-budget sequel to last year’s surprise hit, “The… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Planet of the Apes' Beats Out 'The Purge' Sequel For Top Spot
JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer
NEW YORK (AP) – “Transformers: Age of Extinction” beat out Melissa McCarthy’s “Tammy” on a weak July 4th weekend at the box office.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the fourth “Transformers” film made $ 36.4 million in its second week of release. It’s a steep drop for the Paramount Pictures sequel, which had the year’s biggest debut… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Transformers' Beats 'Tammy' Over Weak July 4th Weekend
Brandi Glanville has been railing against LeAnn Rimes ever since her husband left her for the country singer, but in a new twist she finally has one up on her rival – her own popularity has soared so much that she now has thousands more Twitter followers.
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star and the Spitfire singer are bitter enemies now that Eddie Cibrian, 40… Continue reading Take That Leann! Brandi Glanville Is More Popular, Beats Rimes In Number Of Twitter Followers For First Time