Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Marvel Studios has done it again. Captain Marvel, the twenty-first film from the hugely successful studio, landed with a powerful $153 million domestically and an unbelievable $455 million globally. The film made more money in its first three days than the combined totals of any three-day weekend so far this year and has already broken … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Weekly Box Office Work-Up

This weekend's box office actual's are in and they tell a sad story of unmet expectations. Coming off the worst January in years, it does not look like February is going to be any better. Here are the weekend results: Everything was not awesome for The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Partopened with $34.1 million. That … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Weekly Box Office Work-Up

It was a dismal Super Bowl weekend at the box office, which is typically one of the slowest times for movies during the year. The top 12 films combined grossed only $55 million. You have to go back to the first weekend of September 2017 for the last time that happened. For the third straight … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Weekly Box Office Work-Up

The first extended holiday weekend in 2019 is upon us, which means inflated four-day box office totals. For the sake of consistency, let's focus on the regular three-day count. Here are your top five box office performers from this weekend: 1.) Glass– $40.5 million (Three-day) The glass was half-empty and half-full this weekend for Universal … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Weekend Box Office Work-Up

Another weekend of the Hollywood box office has come and a new top five has emerged! Let's take a closer look at how this weekend breaks down... 1. Dr. Seuss's The Grinch– $66 million Topping the charts this weekend was Illumination's adaptation of Dr. Seuss's beloved holiday classic, The Grinch, which debuted with an estimated … Continue reading Weekend Box Office Work-Up

Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Lower-than-average week-to-week drops was the main theme at the box office this weekend. It was yet another crazy rich weekend at the box office for Warner Bros' romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians. The book-to-film adaptation dropped just 5.7% in its second frame, bringing in an impressive $25 million. To put that into perspective, the average … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Weekly Box Office Work-Up

August is an infamously slow month at the box office. Last August in fact was the worst August in 20 years. The story is a bit different this year, however. This weekend was the third in a row to top its equating weekend from last August. It's also the second weekend in a row that … Continue reading Weekly Box Office Work-Up

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Alters Box Office Reality With Record-Breaking Weekend

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor According to Box Office Mojo, Avengers: Infinity War has assembled the largest opening weekend at the box office in history, both domestically and worldwide. Here in North America, the 19th film in the Marvel Studios cinematic universe shattered the record with a mighty $250 million in just three days, besting … Continue reading ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Alters Box Office Reality With Record-Breaking Weekend

‘Black Panther’ Slashes Box Office Records

By Jordan Peterson | @movieminreviews It's good to be the king. Though he's been an important figure in comics for decades, the Black Panther made his big screen debut with 2016's Captain America: Civil War. The Warrior-King of Wakanda made such an impression that excitement for his own solo adventure has only since grown. Now … Continue reading ‘Black Panther’ Slashes Box Office Records

Thanksgiving Box Office Work-Up: Nov. 22- 26

By Jordan Peterson  | Follow @thefilmmajor The Mouse House had plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. Their latest Pixar offering, Coco, debuted atop the box office with an estimated $49 million over the three-day weekend and $71.2 million over the five-day weekend. It was the fourth ever largest three-day and five-day Thanksgiving opening. As … Continue reading Thanksgiving Box Office Work-Up: Nov. 22- 26