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‘Batman v Superman’ To Remain #1 At Box Office Through Weekend

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Though expecting a large drop in viewers compared to last weekend, Batman v Superman is supposed to remain at the top of the box office numbers through Monday. The superhero blockbuster is expected to take in an estimated $61 million domestically this weekend despite a nearly 65% drop in viewers. Comparing the numbers from this Friday compared to last, when …

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Box Office: Record-Setting Opening For ‘Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice’

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Box office tallies are for the week ending 3/27/16.  Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice charged out of the gate on its first weekend of release, taking in record-breaking $170.1 million in domestic theaters and $424.1 million world wide. The film, despite poor reviews, has blockbuster written all over it from the matching of two popular superheroes to the all-star …

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Star Wars Just Broke The $1 Billion Dollar Box Office Barrier In Record Time!

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This is just in from Associated Press…”Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has just reached $1 billion at the box office, achieving the milestone in record-setting speed! The Walt Disney Co. said “The Force Awakens” crossed the billion-dollar mark Sunday, accomplishing the feat in just 12 days. The previous movie to reach $1 billion the fastest was Universal’s “Jurassic World,” which …

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“Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2” Tops $100M In Weekend Debut

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 is showing signs of box office fatigue for the franchise, but still elbowed its way to the No. 5 spot for the year for an opening weekend with a take of $101 million at domestic theaters and $247 million worldwide. The franchise that helped launched (or catapult) Jennifer Lawrence‘s career also notched a place …

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“Lost In Hong Kong” Sets Pace For Chinese Comedy

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It’s safe to say that the number 1 grossing film for the weekend, Lost in Hong Kong, took most westerners by surprise. The film didn’t even make the top listings for U.S. theaters, but dominated the global rankings with a scorching worldwide box office take of over $100 million, which topped Everest, which took in $96 million worldwide and Hotel …

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‘No Escape’ and ‘Sinister 2’ Push Into Domestic Box Office Top 10

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Two new films elbowed their way into the top five in the domestic market, as Sony’s War Room took in 11 million to post itself at the No. 2 spot behind the N.W.A biopic of Straight Outta Compton, which netted $13.2 million in U.S. theaters. Mission Possible: Rogue Nation continued to do well against a weak, late-summer slate at the …

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Straight Outta Compton Stays Atop Domestic Market

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Well, it was a weekend of weak releases at domestic movie theaters with the stitched up horror film Sinister 2 topping the list of new arrivals at $10.6 million, according to attendance monitor Web site Rentrak. Sinister 2‘s modest returns were topped by two established releases. For the second straight weekend, Straight Outta Compton, the N.W.A. biopic (that would be …

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Hungry ‘Jurassic’ Dinos Are Stomping Box Office With New A-Lister Chris Pratt

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  Movie news for the weekend of June 13-14 is all about Jurassic World exceeding all expectations at the box office and the possibility that Chris Pratt has really arrived as an A-list movie star, despite his relatively short resume. Be forewarned. The answer to every question posed in this article is “Yes!” with one explanation point otherwise noted. For …

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