In a weekend without any new major studio releases, Disney’s animated feature “Moana” continued its hold on the box office in its second week, adding $6.4 million Friday. That puts the South Pacific-set film, which features songs by “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and the voices of Dwayne...
In a weekend where there aren’t any major studio wide releases, the most we can expect from the box office is that the product that’s out there, just hangs in. And despite the downturn in traffic that this frame brings as audiences are...Show More Summary
Last weekend, we reported Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them opening box office numbers. It did fairly well, by definition, successful. Why wouldn’t it; it’s a truly amazing movie. On it’s opening weekend Beasts grabbed $75 million in the USA box office, and $143.3 million in foreign box offices. Having spent around $180 million on the project, Warner...read more!
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them may not have landed with the big explosion that Warner Bros. was hoping for. With its $74 million opening, it stands as the least successful opening weekend of any film set in the Wizarding World (with Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix coming in at a close second with a $77 million opening). Show More Summary
Warner Bros’ new JK Rowling franchise Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them surpassed $500 million at the worldwide box office yesterday following its second weekend in release, the studio said today. To date, the film has earned $161M...Show More Summary
It’s going to be quiet for a couple of weekends before Disney/Lucasfilm’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens and gets moviegoers excited again, and while the post Thanksgiving/Black Friday weekend frame is certainly one of the lowest...Show More Summary
Disney’s new animated hit “Moana” and J.K. Rowling’s “Fantastic Beasts” should have no trouble dominating the domestic box office charts again this weekend, as Hollywood sleeps off its Thanksgiving feast. “Moana,” featuring the voices of Dwayne Johnson and newcomer Auli'i Cravalho, is expected...
Disney's Moana will only go up against one new movie in wide release, the thriller Incarnate, in theaters this weekend.
We’ve already begun to learn about the success of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Fandango sold hundreds of thousands of tickets in the first few minutes, and last week box office tracking services estimated the opening weekend box office could hit the high $120 million range to the near $150 million range. Show More Summary
With Moana's Thanksgiving weekend haul, Disney broke Universal's annual box office record - and with Rogue One, it will shatter it.
Moana, Disney’s latest animated feature, opened to big box office numbers over the holiday weekend, scoring $81.1 million and one of the best five-day Thanksgiving day weekends ever. Its stiff competition was the Harry Potter spinoff...Show More Summary
It should come as no surprise that a movie with "Star Wars" in the title would have some rosy prospects at the box office. But early projections for "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," the first spinoff film from the folks at Lucasfilm,Show More Summary
Disney's "Moana" had plenty to be thankful for over the holiday weekend, but for all the other new releases that went up against it, it was a Black Friday. "Moana" actually performed near the low end of expectations, even though it broke some records with its preview sales on Tuesday and its first-day tickets on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Fame, fortune, an Oscar, Annette Bening: This Thanksgiving, like any other, Warren Beatty had a lot of reasons to feel thankful. But he also had one very big reason not to, namely a bit of bad news that could spoil any Hollywood star’s holiday. Show More Summary
Moana made an estimated $81.1 million during the five-day holiday tally
The Main StoryWhen it came time to retreat to a movie theater this weekend, America's families followed the traditions set down by their ancestors, flocking to Moana, the latest Disney film to win the five-day holiday weekend. Moana's estimated $81 million pull since its Wednesday opening was the second-biggest Thanksgiving ... More »
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Moana” sailed to the top of the Thanksgiving box office, earning a mighty $81.1 million over the five day holiday period and $55.5 million for the weekend. Its success builds on the studio’s hot streak. Show More Summary
Disney's Moana easily takes down three more new releases to take the Thanksgiving box office crown with $55.5 million.
Walt Disney's Moana topped the extended holiday box office by earning $55.5 million over its Fri-Sun debut and $81.1m from Wed-Sun. Moana is the second largest five-day Thanksgiving opening of all-time behind Disney's Frozen ($93.6m five-day) and ahead of Toy Story 2 ($80.1m five-day). Show More Summary
DISNEY continues its all-time domination of Turkey Day film openings at the box office. The Mouse House’s “Moana” grossed $81.1 million domestically over the five-day holiday weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday, making it the second-biggest Thanksgiving-weekend debut ever. Show More Summary