Disney’s new princess film Frozen hit theaters last week and it scored big at the box office, raking in enough cash to become the most successful opening weekend for an animated Disney movie ever. Frozen is about two princesses: Anna (voiced by Kristen Bell) and her older sister Elsa (Idina Menzel). Show More Summary
Frozen and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire set Thanksgiving weekend records while Statham's Homefront and Spike Lee's Oldboy bomb with little promotion.
DISNEY ANIMATION continues to grow its own stable of popular CG films down the coast from Pixar’s Oscar-winning render farm. Disney’s “Frozen” set twin box-office records for the Thanksgiving weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday; final domestic-gross numbers are due Monday. Read full article >>
Despite Relativity’s aggressive attempts to remind people that a film about Thanksgiving was still in theaters, very few moviegoers opted to avoid talking to their families by seeing Free Birds. The month-old animated movie pulled in...Show More Summary
As we've already reported, Frozen absolutely crushed it at the box office this holiday weekend. And though I heard a few anecdotes and ran into a few tearful children who were a little scared by Frozen's more adult moments (trade...
With the release of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at the top of the box office this last weekend, poverty and inequality are made all too real through the movie screen. However, the fantasy land of Panem is not so far off from the landscape of America's current social and economic inequality. Show More Summary
Here's our box office report for the weekend of December 1st, 2013 - featuring new releases 'Frozen,' 'Old Boy,' 'Homefront,' 'Black Nativity,' and 'Philomena.' The post Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: December 1, 2013 appeared first on Screen Rant.
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Zoning out in a movie theater remains the best way to spend Thanksgiving's non-mealtime hours, and this weekend's box office numbers were even bigger than 2012's record-breaking $289.6 million five-day haul. This year's total total was $294 million. Unsurprisingly, Hunger Games: Catching Fire was the biggest draw, taking first place with... More »
Disney’s “Frozen” took in $93 million over the holiday weekend, partly because its marketing strategy played down the princesses in the film, in order to attract more boys.
Thanksgiving weekend yielded a box office feast for The Weinstein Co. and a turkey for FilmDistrict and Spike Lee in a holiday weekend with slim competition from indie comers. TWC made a pair of bold moves, opening awards hopeful Mandela:...Show More Summary
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" earned a prodigious $75 million, while 3-D animated musical "Frozen" opened with $67 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Both films bested the previous Thanksgiving record holder, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," which earned $57.5 million in 2001 over a three-day period. Show More Summary
Families heading out to the theaters over the Thanksgiving holiday are keeping "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at the top of the box office for the weekend of November 29-December 1, 2013. The second film in the Hunger Games trilogy,...Show More Summary
Though The Hunger Games: Catching Fire won the weekend, Disney’s Frozen proved itself a big winner by netting nearly a hundred million over it’s five day opening. Homefront was a non-starter, while Oldboy didn’t crack the top ten or top fifteen. Ouch. Film Weekend Per Screen Total 1 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $74,500,000 (-52.9) [...]
Early reports suggest a disastrous showing during the Thanksgiving weekend.
The holiday box office exploded this weekend as both "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" and "Frozen" topped records held by "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" for the biggest three-day and five-day Thanksgiving weekend grosses.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is keeping it’s top title and has scored the top slot at the Thanksgiving weekend box office! In the most prosperous Thanksgiving box office weekend ever, the Jennifer Lawrence-starrer grossed $110.2 million over the five day weekend, with $74.5 million earned over the actual weekend. The film has now earned [...]
The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office. The...Show More Summary
Thanksgiving weekend at the box office was stuffed, with two films at the top of the charts earning record grosses for the date.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" continued to light up the box office through the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, collecting $110 million over five days to surpass a hefty opening for Disney's new animated film "Frozen,"...