NEW YORK (AP) – The Vegas ensemble comedy “Think Like a Man Too” topped the weekend box office with $ 30 million, besting blockbuster holdovers from last week and Clint Eastwood’s new Four Seasons musical “Jersey Boys.”
According to studio estimates, the Kevin Hart sequel “Think Like a Man Too” narrowly edged out “22 Jump Street,” which earned $ 29 million… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Think Like a Man Too' Earns Top Spot, Edges Out '22 Jump Street'
This weekend’s battle of the sequels was supposed to be close, with nearly every pundit giving “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ a slight edge over “22 Jump Street.” To some experts, it wasn’t even going to be close, with the cartoon expected to earn as much as $ 70 million, contrasted with about $ 50 million… Continue reading Box Office: Why Did '22 Jump Street' Win Against 'How to Train Your Dragon 2'?
It sounded like a terrible idea. Take an ’80s TV show that was responsible for making Johnny Depp a heartthrob, and turn it into an action comedy. While Jonah Hill had proven himself funny in Superbad, Cyrus and the underrated Funny People, he was bringing Channing Tatum along for the ride, and none of us knew what to make of it… until we saw the film.
The movie… Continue reading Film Face-off: '21 Jump Street' vs. '22 Jump Street'
LOS ANGELES (AP) – In a summertime battle of sequels, a pair of kooky cops beat out flying dragons for the top spot at the box office.
According to studio estimates Sunday, “22 Jump Street” debuted in first place with $ 60 million, with “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ opening in second with $ 50 million.
The… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: '22 Jump Street' Scores Big, Wins Battle of The Sequels
As an irreverent reboot of a beloved (but outdated) TV show, nobody could’ve expected the first “21 Jump Street” to be anywhere near as good as it turned out to be. (Especially not if you’d seen “Starsky & Hutch.”)… Continue reading '22 Jump Street' Review: 22 Things to Know About the Hilarious Sequel