Category Archive: Weekend Box Office

Sep 15

This weekend is a disappointment for the Predator although it will be the #1 Movie

With an estimated $10.45 million on Friday, Fox’s The Predator is on its way to a #1 finish at the weekend box office, but the result is far from what one would expect for a $100 million production opening in over 4,000 theaters. In fact, the studio is currently anticipating a $25 million three-day debut …

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May 09

It is Infinity War….and everybody else

<<Last Weekend <Last Year View Index: By Year | By Weekend TW LW Title (click to view) Studio Weekend Gross % Change Theater Count / Change Average Total Gross Budget* Week # 1 1 Avengers: Infinity War BV $114,774,810 -55.5% 4,474 – $25,654 $453,107,350 – 2 2 N Overboard (2018) PNT $14,711,101 – 1,623 – $9,064 $14,711,101 – 1 3 2 …

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Oct 16

Death Has It’s Day

Universal and Blumhouse score yet again, this time with Happy Death Day. The horror film easily topped the weekend box office, adding to the production house’s impressive stable of original horror films including the likes of The Visit, Split and Get Out. At the same time, Blade Runner 2049 dropped over 50% in its second weekend, STX’s The Foreigner topped Mojo’s weekend forecast, Open Road’s Marshall delivered on …

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Oct 01

“It” Back at #1 in its fourth weekend

After dipping to No. 2 last weekend, “It” has regained control of the North American box office in its fourth weekend in theaters. The movie beat out the new Tom Cruise film “American Made” and “Kingsman: The Golden Circle,” but it was a close race that could shift when studios report weekend actuals on Monday. …

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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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Jun 19

Cars, Wonder Woman, Tupac finish 1, 2, 3

‘Cars 3’ Speeds to Weekend #1 as ‘Wonder Woman’ Tops $570M Worldwide   Disney and Pixar’s Cars 3 brought in enough to take the top spot at the weekend box office, but most eyes will be turning toward the spectacular third weekend for Warner’s Wonder Woman in second place and Lionsgate’s All Eyez On Me, …

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Jun 05

It’s a Wonder Woman Weekend

Wonder Woman exceeded all expectations this weekend, delivering an impressive $100 million opening, the largest opening for a female-directed feature, vastly out-performing the previous record holder Fifty Shades of Grey, which debuted with $85.1 million back in 2015. Meanwhile, Fox’s release of the DreamWorks Animation feature Captain Underpants came up a little short of Mojo’s …

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