‘Suicide Squad’ Retains #1 Spot with $43.8 Million in Second Weekend

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Despite negative reviews from critics, Suicide Squad opened with a record-breaking $133.7 million opening last weekend. Now, the DC film is in its second weekend of release, where it had to defend its #1 position from newcomers Sausage Party and Pete’s Dragon. How did Suicide Squad fare? Continue reading

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Box Office: ‘Pets’ Ain’t Afraid of No ‘Ghostbusters’

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After two years of controversy and polarization amongst fans, Sony‘s Ghostbusters reboot has finally hit theaters. The film has received mostly positive reviews from critics. However, it doesn’t have enough box office power to unseat last week’s winner, The Secret Life of Pets. Continue reading

‘Suicide Squad’ on Track for Big $125 Million Opening Weekend

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Over the past year, Suicide Squad has generated plenty of hype and anticipation. This is thanks to a strong marketing campaign, a unique concept for a comic book movie, and a stellar A-list cast. So, it’s no surprise that the film is on track for a big opening weekend.
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Box Office: ‘The Secret Life of Pets’ Opens with Massive $103.2 Million

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So far, animated movies starring talking animals have done very well at the box office this year. Disney’s Zootopia and Pixar’s Finding Dory have been insanely successful, while Kung Fu Panda 3 and The Angry Birds Movie have also been hits. Now, joining the club is Universal and Illumination‘s latest animated tentpole, The Secret Life of Pets. Continue reading

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Beats ‘Tarzan’ and ‘The BFG’ in Fourth of July Showdown

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This year’s Fourth of July weekend sees the release of several new movies, including Warner Bros.’ The Legend of Tarzan, Disney’s The BFG, and Universal’s The Purge: Election Year. All three films challenge Finding Dory, which has held on to the #1 spot for two weeks in a row. However, Dory is holding on to her crown for another weekend. Continue reading

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Wins Again as ‘Independence Day’ Disappoints

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This weekend is yet another big one for the box office. Pixar‘s smash hit Finding Dory is in its second weekend of release, while the long-awaited sequel, Independence Day: Resurgence, has finally arrived. Which tentpole came out on top? Continue reading

Early Box Office Tracking for ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘The Legend of Tarzan’

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July promises to be a big month for tentpole films, and today, we have some early box office tracking data for two of them. One project is on course for a decent opening weekend, while the other may be a financial flop. Check out all of the details after the jump. Continue reading