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The Rock Has Dominated 2013 To The Tune Of Almost $1 Billion – Obviously, we're gaga over The Rock. The pro wrestler turned legit actor is a big ball of charisma and self-proclaimed "franchise Viagra" who has made every movie he's touched exponentially better. But how do you nail down exactly how popular Johnson is among moviegoers? Look at his insanely impressive box office record for 2013 thus far. 9 years 3 weeks ago via donnieyen

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness:’ Win and Loss

3:10 PM 5/19/2013 by Logan Falk
Star Trek Into Darkness
As one might expect, last week’s single release, one in a series of long-anticipated, high-budget summer releases—Star Trek Into Darkness—made it to the top of the box office charts on its opening weekend. It did not, however, quite live up to its high expectations for its opening-weekend revenues.

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Gatsby’ Topped By ‘Iron Man 3’

3:30 PM 5/12/2013 by Logan Falk
Iron Man 3
This weekend, the box office bore witness to an epic earnings battle between two rich, famous, charismatic, self-destructive film protagonists: the “Great” Jay Gatsby, and Iron Man 3’s Tony Stark. As glitzy and popular as The Great Gatsby was, it was ultimately no match for the superhero allure of Iorn Man 3.

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Iron Man 3’ Dominates

10:14 PM 5/5/2013 by Logan Falk
Iron Man 3
Well, it’s fair to say that this weekend has been very kind to last week’s solitary new release, the long-awaited Iron Man 3. We all knew it would make a whole bunch of money on its opening weekend—the only question left was just how much.

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Pain and Gain' Earns Big, 'The Big Wedding' Gets More Pain than Gain

2:31 PM 4/28/2013 by Logan Falk
Pain and Gain
Despite a bleak critical reception for last week’s new releases, both of the new films made a decent showing for themselves in the box office, if not fantastic (or even consistent with their predicted weekend revenues). Pain and Gain made its way to the top spot this weekend, earning $20 million.


Box Office Report: Michael Bay's 'Pain & Gain' Opens No. 1 With $20 Million – Audiences ask for a divorce from star-studded comedy "The Big Wedding," which opens to a dismal $7.5 million; Reese Witherspoon-Matthew McConaughey thriller "Mud" opens to a pleasing $2.2 million at the specialty box office. 9 years 10 weeks ago via jackiechan

Box Office Report: 'Iron Man 3' Opens to Massive $195.3 Million Overseas, Bigger Than 'Avengers' – UPDATED: The first tentpole of summer 2013 rolled out at the international box office a week ahead of its May 3 North American debut. 9 years 10 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Box Office Report: 'Pain & Gain' Tops Friday, Eyeing $20.5 Million Weekend – Directed by Michael Bay, the pic Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson; star-studded comedy "The Big Wedding" falls flat, projecting soft $8 million weekend. 9 years 10 weeks ago via jackiechan

Tony Shalhoub Talks PAIN AND GAIN and GALAXY QUEST – Opening this weekend is director Michael Bay’s fantastic dark comedy Pain & Gain. The film is based on a crazy true story and stars Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson as two bodybuilders who get caught up in an extortion ring and kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. Pain and Gain also stars Anthony Mackie, Rebel Wilson, Tony Shalhoub, Ed Harris, Rob Corddry, Ken Jeong, and Bar Paly.

9 years 10 weeks ago via donnieyen

New in Theaters: ‘Pain and Gain,’ ‘The Big Wedding’

8:16 AM 4/26/2013 by Logan Falk
Pain and Gain
This weekend is looking pretty dismal in terms of new releases—if you’re looking for cheap action thrills, or a trite rom-com, you’re set for the weekend; if you’re looking for genuine quality, you will most likely be disappointed. Coming out today is the latest from Michael Bay, Pain and Gain—a violent romp about indulgence, crime, improbably athletic thieves, and the American dream.
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Pain and Gain

Pain and Gain
From acclaimed director Michael Bay comes "Pain & Gain," a new action comedy starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie. Based on the unbelievable true story of three personal trainers in 1990s Miami who, in pursuit of the American Dream, get caught up in a criminal enterprise...
Michael Bay
April 26, 2013
Action, Comedy