In the history of bad ideas, this might just be the worst.
A movie theater in Jefferson City, Mo. hired actors to play members of S.H.I.E.L.D., the fictional law enforcement agency in the Marvel Universe. The only problem? One of them walked into a screening of “Iron Man 3” wearing full tactical gear and carrying a gun. According to the local Fox news channel (via Gawker), several moviegoers called 911 thinking… Continue reading Fake Gunman Storms 'Iron Man 3' Screening in Worst Publicity Stunt Ever
Here’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. Iron Man 3 – $ 175.3 million
2. Pain & Gain – $ 7.6 million
3. 42 – $ 6.2 million
4. Oblivion – $ 5.7 million
5. The Croods – $ 4.2 million
6. The Big Wedding – $ 3.8 million
7. Mud – $ 2.1 million
8. Oz: The Great & Powerful – $ 1.8 million
9. Scary Movie 5 – $ 1.4
LOS ANGELES — Iron Man reigns as the standard-bearer of Hollywood superheroes with a $ 175.3 million domestic opening weekend for his latest sequel and an overseas haul of a half-billion dollars in less than two weeks.
According to studio estimates Sunday, “Iron Man 3″ has raced to a worldwide total of $ 680.1 million. That includes $ 175.9 million in its second weekend overseas, where the film has rung up… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Iron Man 3' Bigger Than Ever With $175.3M
The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office.
Every once in a while, a juggernaut hits the box office that runs over everything else in theaters, but we’ve rarely seen anything quite like… Continue reading Box Office Results: Iron Man 3 Dominates with $175.3 Million
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