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Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Ant-Man – $ 24.7 million ($ 106.0 million total)

2. Pixels – $ 24.0 million ($ 24.0 million total)

3. Minions – $ 22.1 million ($ 261.6 million total)

4. Trainwreck – $ 17.3 million ($ 61.5 million total)

5. Southpaw – $ 16.5 million ($ 16.5 million total)

Who won the box office this week? Depends on how you look at it.

We treat the box office like a horse race every weekend, as if the new and old movies were all competing on the same playing field. But the truth is, on any given weekend, every new release is more like a stock IPO, each with its own unique background… Continue reading ​Did 'Ant-Man' Really Win the Box Office?

Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Minions – $ 115.2 million ($ 115.2 million total)

2. Jurassic World – $ 18.1 million ($ 590.6 million total)

3. Inside Out – $ 17.1 million ($ 283.6 million total)

4. Terminator Genisys – $ 13.7 million ($ 68.7 million total)

5. The Gallows – $ 10.0 million

“Jurassic World” has finally ceded its crown as the reigning weekend box office champ.

According to new estimates that rolled in on Monday, “Jurassic” took second place at the domestic box office, placing just a hair behind Pixar hit “Inside Out.” “Inside Out” claimed victory with a haul of $ 29.8 million over the Fourth of July weekend, while “Jurassic World” took in $ 29.2… Continue reading 'Inside Out' Finally Beats 'Jurassic World' at Weekend Box Office

Thunder buddies for life? Not for audiences, at least.

“Ted 2″ fans proved shockingly disloyal this weekend, ponying up only $ 32.9 million for the sequel — off more than $ 20 million from what the original “Ted” made ($ 54.4 million) three years ago over the same weekend frame. It was supposed to give holdovers “Jurassic World” and “Inside Out” a… Continue reading Why Did 'Ted 2' Stumble at the Box Office?