LOS ANGELES — “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” cooked up $ 19 million in its opening weekend.
Paramount’s R-rated action film update on the classic fairytale topped the box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. “Hansel & Gretel” features Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton as grown-up renditions of the title characters battling witches with crossbows.
Don Harris, Paramount’s president of distribution, blamed icy weather on the East Coast for the film’s not-so-bewitching… Continue reading Box Office: 'Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters' Opens At No. 1