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Box Office: 'San Andreas' Wins Thursday Night With $ 3.1MLOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson out-muscled the competition at domestic movie theaters as Warner Bros.’ earthquake epic “San Andreas” hauled in an estimated $ 53.2 million over the weekend. It was his biggest debut for a movie where he’s the top-billed actor, according to box office tracker Rentrak.

“Aloha,” the critically maligned… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'San Andreas' Destroys the Competition

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

1. Tomorrowland – $ 41.7 million ($ 41.7 million total)

2. Pitch Perfect 2 – $ 38.5 million ($ 126.0 million total)

3. Mad Max: Fury Road – $ 32.1 million ($ 95.5 million total)

4. The Avengers: Age of Ultron – $ 27.8 million ($ 410.9 million total)

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Memorial Day Weekend tends to be one of Hollywood’s most lucrative runs at the box office. But sometimes, the frame delivers a dud or three. (We’re looking at you, “Super Mario Bros.”)

As George Clooney’s “Tomorrowland” and the remake of “Poltergeist” hit theaters this weekend, here’s a look at those films that either opened big or flopped over the long holiday… Continue reading Box Office: 14 Huge Memorial Day Weekend Flops (and Hits)

hot pursuit box officeNot that anyone expected huge numbers from Reese Witherspoon’s new comedy “Hot Pursuit,” especially with “Avengers: Age of Ultron” still sucking all the oxygen out of the multiplex. Even so, predictions ranged from $ 15 to $ 20 million for the buddy-comedy’s Mother’s Day weekend debut. Instead, it earned just an estimated $ 13.3 million.

The film’s lackluster… Continue reading ​Why Was Reese Witherspoon's 'Hot Pursuit' So Chilly at the Box Office?

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

1. The Avengers: Age of Ultron – $ 187.0 million ($ 187.0 million total)

2. The Age of Adaline – $ 6.2 million ($ 23.4 million total)

3. Furious 7 – $ 6.1 million ($ 330.5 million total)

4. Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 – $ 5.5 million ($ 51.1 million