Weekly Box Office: Disney Continues Its Box Office Domination

The first moviegoing weekend of the decade predictably kicked off with more Disney domination as Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Force-grabbed an estimated $33.7 million. That's a dip of -53% to kick off its third week of release. The film's domestic haul has now officially surpassed $450 million in just 17 days. Worldwide, Skywalker … Continue reading Weekly Box Office: Disney Continues Its Box Office Domination

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Officially Tops ‘Avatar’ To Become Highest Grossing Film Ever

Avatar's nine-year reign atop the all-time worldwide box office has come to an end. After more than twelves weeks of release, Avengers: Endgame has finally crawled passed the former champion. Marvel Studios head honcho Kevin Feige made the announcement Saturday during the Marvel Studios Hall H panel at San Diego Comic Con: "Thanks to you, Avengers: … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Officially Tops ‘Avatar’ To Become Highest Grossing Film Ever

Box Office: ‘Spider-Man’ Hangs In At No. One, New Releases Debut As Expected

To nobody's surprise, Spider-Man: Far From Home hung onto the top spot in its second weekend (read my review here). The Marvel Studio production is estimated to have dropped -51% over the three-day frame, webbing up an additional $45.3 million for Sony. Its domestic cume currently sits just shy of $275 million. Internationally, the film … Continue reading Box Office: ‘Spider-Man’ Hangs In At No. One, New Releases Debut As Expected

Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Tops ‘Pokémon’, Neither Performs As Expected

Another week has come and gone and that can only mean one thing... It's time to take a look at the box office receipts! Avengers: Endgame saw a larger-than-expected drop during its third weekend, grossing an estimated $63 million (check out my review here). I'm North America, Endgame now stands at $723.5 million, making it … Continue reading Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Tops ‘Pokémon’, Neither Performs As Expected

Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Sinks ‘Titanic,’ Becomes No. 2 Highest-Grossing Film Ever

The story at the box office the last two weeks has been this little indie flick Avengers: Endgame. The film made an estimated $147.3 million at the domestic box office in its second week of release. That's just shy of second weekend record set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens with $149.2M. Endgame dropped -58.7%, … Continue reading Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Sinks ‘Titanic,’ Becomes No. 2 Highest-Grossing Film Ever

Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Smashes All Manner Of Records

There has never been a movie like Avengers: Endgame and this weekend's box office reflects that. The 22nd film in the Marvel cinematic universe become the first film in history to break $300 million in its first weekend and it did so handily, grossing a super-heroic $357 million on its way to claiming the best opening … Continue reading Weekly Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Smashes All Manner Of Records

Weekly Box Office Work-Up: ‘Shazam!’ Stays Strong While ‘Hellboy’ Disappoints More Than Just His Father

Another weekend has come and gone, which means it's time to dissect the weekend box office. I've held off until the actual numbers came in, so without further ado, let's break down the top five films from the weekend! 1.) Shazam! Domestic Gross: $24.4M Weekly Decline: -54% Worldwide Total: $258M Production Cost: $100M Distributor: Warner … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up: ‘Shazam!’ Stays Strong While ‘Hellboy’ Disappoints More Than Just His Father

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Breaks Pre-Sale Record In Just 6 Hours

That didn't take long. Avengers: Endgame is the new record holder for the most first-day pre-sales, according to Fandango. The highly-anticipated film knocked off previous title champion Star Wars: The Force Awakens. What makes the feat even more impressive is that the film broke the record in merely six hours. Actual ticket pre-sale numbers are not … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Breaks Pre-Sale Record In Just 6 Hours

Weekend Box Office: 5 Jaw-Dropping Stats About US’s $71 Million Weekend

Jordan Peele has five on the box office this weekend, plus a few extra zero's. His new film Us added to 2019's mammoth March, which helped make this the third straight weekend to outperform the same weekend a year ago. Us slashed the competition and expectations at the box office this weekend, taking in a … Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 5 Jaw-Dropping Stats About US’s $71 Million Weekend

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Quickly Breaks Thursday Night Box Office Record

This weekend Oscar-winning Get Out filmmaker Jordan Peele returns to theaters with his latest thriller Us. So far, Us is on pace to handily outdo Get Out's opening weekend at the box office. However, it looks like we won't have to wait until Monday to find out if Us will break any box office records. … Continue reading Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Quickly Breaks Thursday Night Box Office Record