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The 20 Highest Grossing Indies of 2016 (A Running List)

The 20 Highest Grossing Indies of 2016 (A Running List)

Refreshed weekly, here's a chart of 2016's twenty highest grossing specialty…

'Angry Birds' Flies Away With the Box Office, Leaving the 'Neighbors' and 'Nice Guys' Behind

'Angry Birds' Flies Away With the Box Office, Leaving the 'Neighbors' and 'Nice Guys' Behind

Studio strategy was strong – so why were the numbers weak?

Arthouse Audit: 'Weiner' is a Box Office Winner with the Year's Biggest Documentary Opening

Arthouse Audit: 'Weiner' is a Box Office Winner with the Year's Biggest Documentary Opening

"Love & Friendship" and "The Lobster" also had strong showings in their…

Weekend Box Office Preview: ‘The Angry Birds’ and ‘Neighbors 2’ Try to Topple ‘Captain America’

Weekend Box Office Preview: ‘The Angry Birds’ and ‘Neighbors 2’ Try to Topple ‘Captain America’

Among the indies, it's all about 'Weiner' and 'Maggie's Plan.'

Box Office Preview: 'Captain America: Civil War' Braces For Second Weekend Aftershocks

Box Office Preview: 'Captain America: Civil War' Braces For Second Weekend Aftershocks

Plus, Jodie Foster's "Money Monster" should benefit from big stars and "The…

Top 10 Takeaways: from 'Captain America: Civil War' and Disney Global Box Office Domination to Why 'Keanu' Failed

Top 10 Takeaways: from 'Captain America: Civil War' and Disney Global Box Office Domination to Why 'Keanu' Failed

Disney's three hits took 90% of the Top 10 business, increasing the studio's…

Arthouse Audit: Starry 'A Bigger Splash' and Cannes-Winner 'Dheepan' Lead Specialty Openers

Arthouse Audit: Starry 'A Bigger Splash' and Cannes-Winner 'Dheepan' Lead Specialty Openers

Audiences stay away from Rob Reiner's comeback attempt, "Being Charlie."

Why Disney Owns the Global Box Office and Isn't Stopping

Why Disney Owns the Global Box Office and Isn't Stopping

With the triumphs of 'The Jungle Book' and "Zootopia,' 'Star Wars: The Force…

Top 10 Takeaways: 'The Jungle Book' Box Office Beats Top Three Openers Combined

Top 10 Takeaways: 'The Jungle Book' Box Office Beats Top Three Openers Combined

Key & Peele's "Keanu" performs best among the newbies, pulling both women…

Arthouse Audit: 'The Man Who Knew Infinity' Tops Mid-Level Openers

Arthouse Audit: 'The Man Who Knew Infinity' Tops Mid-Level Openers

Art documentary "Eva Hesse" and Jason Bateman's "The Family Fang" show…

How Bryan Cranston's Palme D'Or Cinemas Were Saved

How Bryan Cranston's Palme D'Or Cinemas Were Saved

The closing of the California arthouse multiplex would have been a major…

5 Ways That 'Eye in the Sky' Topped the 2016 Specialty Box Office

5 Ways That 'Eye in the Sky' Topped the 2016 Specialty Box Office

How Bleecker Street broke out the indie drone warfare thriller beyond the…

Top 10 Takeaways: How Blockbuster 'The Jungle Book' Felled 'The Huntsman: Winter's War' at the Box Office

Top 10 Takeaways: How Blockbuster 'The Jungle Book' Felled 'The Huntsman: Winter's War' at the Box Office

This weekend's "The Jungle Book" box office pushed Disney to number one…

Arthouse Audit: Modest Box Office for Sarandon's 'The Meddler' and Hanks' 'A Hologram for the King'

Arthouse Audit: Modest Box Office for Sarandon's 'The Meddler' and Hanks' 'A Hologram for the King'

Amazon's "Elvis & Nixon" disappoints; Weinstein's 'Sing Street' recovers.

Top 10 Takeaways: Why 'The Jungle Book' Blew Away the Rest of the Pack

Top 10 Takeaways: Why 'The Jungle Book' Blew Away the Rest of the Pack

Beyond box office expectations, "The Jungle Book" is the third best opener…

Arthouse Audit: 'Green Room' Opens Strong, 'Sing Street' Soft

Arthouse Audit: 'Green Room' Opens Strong, 'Sing Street' Soft

A surprise hit at the specialty box office is 1984 Brooklyn documentary 'Los…

Why The Screening Room Succeeded at CinemaCon (But Not How Sean Parker Hoped)

Why The Screening Room Succeeded at CinemaCon (But Not How Sean Parker Hoped)

Faced by outside disruptors, exhibitors are finding common ground with their…

5 Reasons 'Embrace of the Serpent' Broke the Foreign Box Office Curse

5 Reasons 'Embrace of the Serpent' Broke the Foreign Box Office Curse

Why did audiences flock to see this dreamy black-and-white Colombian Oscar…

Disney Shows 27 Minutes of 'Finding Dory' -- And Other Reasons Why Rivals Are Jealous

Disney Shows 27 Minutes of 'Finding Dory' -- And Other Reasons Why Rivals Are Jealous

Disney is the envy of the industry at CinemaCon, with Marvel, Lucasfilm, and…

Netflix, We Ain’t Scared of You: Warner Bros. and Sony Show Off Superheroes at CinemaCon

Netflix, We Ain’t Scared of You: Warner Bros. and Sony Show Off Superheroes at CinemaCon

The rival studios laid out their wares, touting diversity and love of the…



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