Movie News: Box Office

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Box Office: ‘Maze Runner’ Will Outrace ‘Walk Among the Tombstones’

variety.com – “The Maze Runner” is hurtling towards theaters this weekend, with the sleek look of a young adult franchise in the making. The adaptation of James Dashner’s post-apocalyptic bestseller mixes a dash of “Lord of the Flies” and a dollop of “The Hunger Games” in its story of a group of teenagers who must outrace some... 5 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
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​Box Office: What's Behind the Celestial Failure of 'The Identical'?

news.moviefone.com – "The Identical" was the only new wide release movie opening this weekend, so, in the absence of competition, why didn't it do better? The faith-based film, which follows such recent Christian-marketed hits as "Son of God," "God's Not Dead," and "Heaven Is for Real," opened on 1,956 screens and featured such brand-name actors as Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, and Seth Green. 6 weeks 4 days ago via jetli
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Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ to Hold Off Faith-Based Musical ‘The Identical’

variety.com – At the box office, there’s horrible — and then there’s the weekend after Labor Day. It’s hard to get audiences to hit up the multiplexes when they’re consumed with getting kids back to school and gearing up for football season. Eager to avoid the carnage, the major studios are steering clear, opting to stick with... 7 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
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Box Office Preview: ‘November Man’ Opens To $865K In First Day Of Long Labor Day Weekend

deadline.com – It'll likely be Guardians Of The Galaxy as No. 1 again this weekend, while Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles should continue to play hard throughout the long Labor Day weekend. IMAX was smart to book Guardians in its theaters for as long as it has. Great foresight on a picture that was a big question prior to opening. 8 weeks 21 hours ago via theothersenhman
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Crosses the $500 Million Mark Worldwide

comingsoon.net – Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy crossed the $500 million mark at the worldwide box office yesterday. The film has earned $255.2 million to date domestically and $245.3 million internationally, with several key markets yet to open, including Germany, Italy, Japan and China. 8 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman
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'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' bombs: 5 things that went wrong

feedproxy.google.com – "Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" couldn't find absolution at the multiplex over the weekend as the neo-noir sequel from Robert Rodriguez and Miller utterly bombed, grossing just $6.5 million in the U.S. and Canada, way down in eighth place. 8 weeks 3 days ago via theothersenhman
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‘Sin City 2′ Misfires at Friday Box Office for Estimated $10 Million Weekend

variety.com – According to early estimates, The Weinstein Co.’s “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” is practically dead on arrival. Friday’s projections showed the sequel appeared heading for an opening weekend in the $10 million range at 2,894 sites — far below recent estimates of a $15 million launch — with a meager first-day gross of... 8 weeks 6 days ago via jackiechan
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Box Office: 'If I Stay' Earns Strong $1.1 Million Thursday Night

feedproxy.google.com – Chloe Grace Moretz stars in the teen tearjerker... 8 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
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'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Hits $500 Million After Opening in China

feedproxy.google.com – The DreamWorks Animation film has passed 'Rio 2' and 'The Lego Movie' at the worldwide box office. 9 weeks 6 days ago via brucelee
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Luc Besson’s ‘Lucy’ Passes $100M For Universal

deadline.com – uc Besson's Lucy, which lifted Scarlett Johansson into the realm of female action star, has passed $100M this morning at the domestic box office for Universal. Overseas, the film is being handled both by Universal and Summit so adding in both grosses together, the picture has made over $130M worldwide — and it has 44 more territories yet to release, including Germany. 10 weeks 1 day ago via theothersenhman
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Japan Box Office: ‘Doraemon’ Cartoon Trumps Tepid ‘Transformers 4′

variety.com – Nippon outing is final major territory release for the Michael Bay franchise movie 10 weeks 3 days ago via jackiechan
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Box Office: 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Opens to Strong $4.6M Thursday Night

feedproxy.google.com – The family friendly movie will battle "Guardians of the Galaxy" for the No. 1 spot at the weekend box office; "Into the Storm" also opens Thursday night. 10 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
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Box Office: ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Battles ‘Guardians’ for Top Spot in Mid-$40 Millions

variety.com – Tornadoes and turtles and space cowboys careen into each other at the multiplexes this weekend as studios looking to wring the last juices out of a parched summer flood the box office with four new wide releases. The big question mark isn’t which of the new releases will win, it’s how much gas “Guardians of... 11 weeks 1 day ago via jackiechan
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Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Scores $11.7M Monday, Best of Summer 2014

feedproxy.google.com – That's the top showing outside of Memorial Day as the offbeat superhero movie races past the $100 million mark domestically and approaches $200 million worldwide in less than a week. 11 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
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‘Snowpiercer’ Hits $3.8 Million on VOD as Weinstein Co. Shakes Up Distribution

variety.com – The indie movie market needed a kick in the pants this summer. Other than “Chef” and the still-expanding “Boyhood,” arthouse films have struggled in theaters. But amid the doldrums, the Weinstein Co. has taken some radical steps, playing around with platforms even more than usual. The studio’s Radius-TWC label unveiled “Snowpiercer” on-demand, with Bong Joon-ho’s... 12 weeks 2 days ago via jetli
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