Tag Archive: boxoffice

  • ‘The Adventures of Pluto Nash’ (2002)

    A movie about a former smuggler who starts a night club (in space!), “Pluto Nash” is not only one of August’s worst flops ever, but one of the biggest box-office busts of all time: It had production costs of about $ 120 million and only $ 7 million in worldwide profits. You do the math.

  • ‘The Astronaut’s Wife’ (1999)

    Johnny Depp! Charlize Theron! “The Astronaut’s

  • LOS ANGELES — It’s both a bear and bull market for Hollywood.

    The bear is “Ted,” Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane’s comedy for Universal Pictures about a talking teddy bear, which opened as the No. 1 movie with $ 54.1 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

    And the bulls are baring it in the Warner Bros. release “Magic Mike,” Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh’s male-stripper tale that debuted a strong No. 2… Continue reading 'Ted' Outstrips 'Mike' In Big Box-office Weekend

    Horror movie ‘Saw 3D’ topped the Halloween weekend box-office list, earning 24.2 million dollars. It is the seventh and final instalment of the Saw film series, and the first in the series to be shot in 3D, E! Online reported. ‘Paranormal Activity 2’, which had been the weekend box-office hit week before last, was down […] Continue reading ‘Saw 3D’ tops weekend box-office with $24.2 million

    George Clooney’s ‘The American’ has come out toppers at the weekend box-office. The grown-up thriller grossed 13 million dollars, per estimates. Despite its second-place finish, ‘Takers’ with 11.5 million dollars took honours as the Top 10”s biggest theater-for-theater hit. Lindsay Lohan’s ‘Machete’, debuted in third place, with 11.3 million dollars—a good bit of business for […] Continue reading Clooney’s ‘The American’ is biggest grosser at this week’s box-office

    ‘Toy Story 3’ remains the highest grosser this week, despite the release of Tom Cruise”s so-called comeback teamup with Cameron Diaz, ‘Knight and Day’. The third film in the ‘Toy story’ animated franchise swept 59 million dollars at the box office, reports E! Online. Second film in the list is Adam Sandler”s latest hit, ‘Grown […] Continue reading ‘Toy Story 3’ remains top box-office grosser despite Tom Cruise comeback