LOS ANGELES — “The Possession” occupied the top spot at a nearly comatose box office.
The fright flick with Kyra Sedgwick and Jeffrey Dean Morgan playing the parents of a girl possessed by a demon earned $ 9.5 million in its second outing, the lowest grossing weekend for the box office this year and one of the worst weekends at the box office in a decade. It marked the first time… Continue reading 'Possession' Remains No. 1 At Weak Box Office
The biggest mystery facing Sherlock Holmes: how come he was so ho-hum at the box office this weekend? ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows’ was the weekend’s top movie, with an estimated $ 40 million opening, but its performance was underwhelming considering it was expected to score as much as $ 60 million. Similarly, ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked’ disappointed despite an estimated $ 23.5 million, second-place debut, since it… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: Weak 'Sherlock Holmes,' Chipmunks Lead, But 'Mission: Impossible' Steals Thunder
CBS has been blessed with few outright disappointments this season, but Friday night’s debut of Chaos was a super soft premiere. The spy show about a group of rogue CIA agents delivered 6.4 million viewers and a 1.1 preliminary adults 18-49 rating at 8 p.m. — below the average for The Defenders in the slot
Crystal Clear Picture:
A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Monday continued to rule flat, while broader markets saw greater selling. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 18,238.54 points, was ruling at 18,161.07 points, down 50.45 points or 0.28 percent from its previous close at 18,211.52 points. The 50-scrip S&P [...] Continue reading Sensex still weak, broader markets in red