Category Archive: Movie News

May 11

Infinity War is set for a 3rd week on top

‘Infinity War’ Set for 3rd week at #1 While ‘Life of the Party’ & ‘Breaking In’ Battle for Runner-Up This Mother’s Day will see Avengers: Infinity War push toward $550 million domestically while a pair of new releases battle it out for second place. Warner Bros. and New Line’s Life of the Party and Universal’s Breaking In are the new kids …

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Sep 18

It…#1 for second week

After just eight days in release, WB and New Line’s It became the highest grossing September release of all-time, two days later it added another $40 million to that total for an impressive $60 million second weekend and nearly $220 million in just ten days. The horror film’s performance vastly overshadowed the weekend’s two new wide releases …

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Aug 07

‘Suicide Squad’ Set for August Opening Record

‘Suicide Squad’ Set for August Opening Record Despite Negative Reviews   SATURDAY AM UPDATE: Suicide Squad got off to a massive start yesterday, delivering an estimated$65.1 million (including $20.5 million in Thursday night previews). While this opening could very easily translate into a weekend right around Mojo’s forecasted $145 million, recent history suggests an opening …

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Jun 28

Movies I am looking forward to in July (and some I’m not)

DCN Movies – Up coming Movies Interest Level   July 1  The BFG – Looks Interesting The Legend of Tarzan – Really can’t go wrong with Samuel L. Jackson            The Purge 3  – Wasn’t a Big fan of the Purge 2   July 8 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates – They need a good …

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Feb 15

‘Deadpool’ Smashes Box Office Records On Way to $260 Million Worldwide Opening

Blowing away even the most lofty of expectations, Deadpool decimated the Valentine’s and President’s Day weekend box office in record-breaking fashion with an estimated $135 million three-day weekend. As for its incoming competition, How to be Single performed mostly as expected while fifteen years proved too long to wait to release Zoolander 2. Rewriting the …

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Feb 12

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

What we’re told is the final trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice has arrived online, and it has a few tasty new treats. Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman – or at least her alter-ego Diana Prince – speaks for the first time! Jeremy Irons’ Alfred plays military advisor to Batman! There’s a whole lot of action! …

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Jan 04

Box Office News – Avatar is going down!

This first weekend of 2016 is the second largest January weekend of all-time. The top twelve grossed an estimated $204.6 million, $4.5 million shy of the current record, set in 2009 when Avatar was king of the world. Star Wars: The Force Awakens, however, has its eye on Avatar‘s crown as it now sits in …

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Jan 03

Happy New Year – The Force Awakens Breaks More Records

By Pamela McClintock, The Hollywood Reporter Breaking yet another record, Star Wars: The Force Awakens scored the top New Year’s Day gross of all time in North America with $34.5 million from 4,134 theaters as it approached the $700 million mark after overtaking both Jurassic World and Titanic, not accounting for inflation. Avatar was the …

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Dec 28

1 billion in 12 days….Star Wars wrecking shop

With the largest second weekend of all-time, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has now grossed more than $544 million domestically and another $546 million internationally, totaling over $1 billion in worldwide ticket sales in just twelve days. Along with five other new wide releases, it also sits atop the second largest weekend of all-time with …

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Dec 21

The Force Awakens Crushes Records, Topping Largest Box Office Weekend of All Time

Star Wars: The Force Awakens stormed the box office and walked away with $247.9 million in its first three days domestically (including $57 million in Thursday night “previews”) along with another $281 million internationally for a massive $524.9 million worldwide opening. Suffice to say, this shatters the domestic box office opening weekend record of $208.8 …

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