“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2″ slurped up the box office.
The animated Sony sequel featuring the voices of Bill Hader and Anna Faris opened in first place and earned $ 35 million in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. The original “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” nabbed $ 30.3 million during its opening weekend in 2009.
Last week’s top film… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2' Tops 'Rush,' 'Don Jon'
NEW YORK — “Oz the Great and Powerful” is living up to its name at the box office.
Walt Disney’s 3-D blockbuster led all films for the second week in a row, taking in $ 42.2 million according to studio estimates Sunday. Sam Raimi’s prequel to the L. Frank Baum classic “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” also took in $ 46.6 million overseas, leading to a two-week worldwide total of $… Continue reading 'Oz' Tops the Box Office Again; 'The Call' Beats 'Burt Wonderstone'
LOS ANGELES — It took three weeks, but “Argo” finally found its way to the top of the box office.
The Warner Bros. thriller from director and star Ben Affleck, inspired by the real-life rescue of six U.S. embassy workers during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, made nearly $ 12.4 million this weekend, according to Sunday studio estimates. “Argo” had been in second place the past two weeks and has now… Continue reading 'Argo' Finally Tops Box Office With $12.4M