Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Box Office

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    12

    Final Box Office: 'Moonrise Kingdom' Three-peats on Top of Indiewire's Box Office Chart

    Each Tuesday, Indiewire publishes a box office chart that sorts the final weekend numbers of all specialty releases by per-theater average. Check out the full chart here, but we've called out some highlights:

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    12

    'Think Like A Man' Continues Push To $100 Million; 'Intouchables' Breaks $1 Million Stateside

    Call it the "Think Like A Man $100 million" watch.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    30

    Specialty Box Office: 'Safety' and 'Dark Horse' Lead Debuts; 'Moonrise' Hits Overall Top 10

    A slew of notable new indie films entered the marketplace this weekend, with Film District's "Safety Not Guaranteed" and Brainstorm Media's "Dark Horse" the only ones to manage per-theater-averages over $10,000. They topped the likes of Fox Searchlight's "Lola Ve...

    Read More »
    MORE: Box Office
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    26

    Arthouse Audit: 'Safety Not Guaranteed' and 'Dark Horse' Trounce 'Lola' and 'Peace, Love and Misunderstanding'

    Although none of this week's new specialty films scored great numbers, the two best among NY and/or LA openers came into the market with less advance marketing behind them. Revamped FilmDistrict marked a decent showing for Sundance hit "Safety Not Guaranteed" while Todd Solondz' Venice/Toronto-scree...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    154

    Weekend Box Office: 'Madagascar' Family Sequel Tops Scott's R-Rated 'Prometheus'

    Paramount's “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted," the PG family film from DreamWorks Animation, exceeded expectations and easily captured the top spot at the box office this weekend. The mighty combo of a lack of family films in the marketplace and the return of a popular franchise led to an estimat...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    3 comments
    tweet
    5

    Weekend B.O. June 8-10 ('Madagascar' Beats 'Prometheus')

    It was expected that a family friendly animated film would beat out an R rated sci-fi movie. But for a minute, it looked like Prometheus was going to edge out Madagascar 3 this weekend; it's even more surprising, considering that Madagascar is playing in over 1000 screens more than the Ridl...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    7

    Weekend Box Office: 'Madagascar 3D' Bests 'Prometheus,' Solid Results For Both

    There’s always an audience out there. You just have to serve it. And so it goes with the past three days, the second straight strong weekend of this summer that suggests business is rebounding from a tepid 2011. “Madagascar 3D: Europe’s Most Wanted” took the crown in a fashion similar to the first t...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Weekend Preview: Spectacular 'Prometheus' Arrives, 'Safety Not Guaranteed' Best of the Indies

    "Prometheus" finally arrives this weekend and it's quite a ride. While its story may not deliver on the promise of its dazzling trailer and promos, it's visually stunning and Noomi Rapace and Michael Fassbender are an impressive pair. Among the indie fare arriving this weekend is the charming Sundan...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    Final Box Office: 'Moonrise Kingdom' Tops Chart With Soaring Second Weekend

    Each Tuesday, Indiewire publishes a box office chart that sorts the final weekend numbers of all specialty releases by per-theater average. Check out the full chart here, but here's some highlights:

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    12

    Career Watch: Charlize Theron Bids for Marquee Stardom with 'Huntsman' & 'Prometheus'

    Charlize Theron is back in the spotlight with "Snow White and The Huntsman" and that's where she'll stay with "Prometheus" opening this week. And in July she starts shooting George Miller sequel “Mad Max: Fury Road” in Namibia (after three years of waiting, "It’s time to skin this cat already," she ...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • TranscendenceReview: 'Transcendence' Starring Johnny ...The Playlist
  • X-Men Days Of Future PastWatch: Final Trailer For 'X-Men: Days ...The Playlist
  • Movie Heaven, Courtesy Of TCMLeonard Maltin