So you saw “Divergent” a year ago and loved it. Maybe some of you caught it on cable, bought the DVD, or rented it from Redbox recently to catch up. Perhaps you’re so confused by the number of young-adult films Shailene Woodley and her co-stars have made, they’re jumbling up in your head (is this the one where Miles Teller is a teen alcoholic? No. Is this… Continue reading 7 Things You Need to Know Before You See 'Insurgent'
Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Divergent Series: Insurgent – $ 54.0 million ($ 54.0 million total)
2. Cinderella – $ 34.0 million ($ 122.0 million total)
3. Run All Night – $ 5.1 million ($ 19.7 million total)
4. The Gunman – $ 5.0 million ($ 5.0 million total)
5. Kingsman: The Secret
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Sean Penn’s “The Gunman” was no match for the rebel kids of “Insurgent.”
According Rentrak estimates Sunday, the second installment in the “Divergent” series easily topped the box office with $ 54 million from 3,875 theaters.
Both “The Hunger Games” and the “Twilight” films boasted opening weekend gains with their second films, but “Insurgent’s” opening nearly matches that of its predecessor, “Divergent,” which debuted to… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Insurgent' Seizes No. 1, 'The Gunman' Misfires