It's looking to be a trifecta for "Straight Outta Compton." The biopic about the seminal South L.A. hip-hop group N.W.A is expected to be No. 1 at the box office this weekend for the third straight week. So far the well-reviewed film has earned almost $120 million at the box office.
Box office analysts are predicting a $615 million worldwide opening weekend for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.
With Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Minions having reached $990.2M globally last weekend, this milestone was to be expected. The little yellow fellows have now crossed $1B worldwide with $682M coming from international and $321.9M in North America. Show More Summary
Straight Outta Compton did a great job of telling the stories of Easy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, and Jerry Heller. And there’s no doubt Straight Outta Compton will continue to dominate the box office for a few more weekends and continue to demolish newcomer films. Show More Summary
It looks like an otherwise strong summer at the domestic box office is is ending on a low note.
Weinstein Co.’s Pierce Brosnan-Owen Wilson action thriller No Escape got ahead of the weekend competition with $1.2M Wednesday at 3,007 theaters, making it No. 2 for the day behind Universal/Legendary’s Straight Outta Compton which remained fixed in first with an estimated $2.08M and a running cume of $118.9M. Show More Summary
Image courtesy of Lucasfilm and Disney The biggest opening weekend of all time stands at $208 million for Jurassic World, closely followed by $207 million for The Avengers. The biggest opening weekend for December is the $84 million haul for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, after which they are all $77 million or below. In [...]
With its release date still four months away, box office analysts are already predicting that "The Force Awakens" will have a record-shattering opening weekend.
In previous years, a Zac Efron title and an Owen Wilson-Pierce Brosnan combo would have moved the needle at the box office. But these are the dog days of August, and if you think last weekend was slow, you can probably enjoy the luxury of being the only person in the theater when you head out to a matinee on Friday. Show More Summary
The Warner Bros. Pictures action-film “Man From U.N.C.L.E.” rounds-out the top-five this weekend, the film made $7.4M across the country. “Straight Outta Compton” chronicles Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and Eazy-E’s hard-fought rise to the top in the legendary and controversial hip-hop group N.W.A. While Straight Outta Compton the album was current, Straight Outta Compton the
It's time for some frank talk: unless something drastic happens, American Ultra is not going to get a sequel. The movie didn't even crack the top five at the box office in its opening weekend, reviews haven't been kind, and no one is particularly clamoring for more. Show More Summary
“Straight Outta Compton,” which earned $60 million at the box office during its opening weekend, was America’s #1 movie yet again this past weekend, making it one of the biggest-ever August releases. Made for $29 million, the biopic of gangsta rap group N.W.A. crossed the $100 million ticket sales mark less than 10 days after…
“American Ultra” screenwriter Max Landis (“Chronicle”) tweeted out some thoughts on the movie business to his 44,500 plus followers over the weekend after seeing the awful opening the film had at the box office this weekend. Starring...Show More Summary
Straight Outta Compton’s reach continued to extend this weekend as Universal opened the N.W.A. biopic on an additional 268 screens, pulling in an additional $28.6 million and keeping the No. 1 spot in the process. That’s a total of 3,025 screens and a $111.48 million domestic haul (or what Dr. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — "Straight Outta Compton" easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over a sleepy late summer weekend at North American multiplexes, according to studio estimates Sunday. Universal's...Show More Summary
Nothing can stop "Straight Outta Compton." The N.W.A. biopic smashed expectations last weekend with its $60.2 million debut, and it showed little sign of slowing down this weekend, when it remained on top with an estimated $26.8 million and a ten-day total of $111.5 million. Show More Summary
Universal Music Group's plan to invest in films related to its artists and catalog is certainly paying off. First the Amy Winehouse film was a success, and now NWA's biopic "Straight Outta Compton" is bonafide hit scoring a second surprising week at #1. Here's the weekend's box office scores: “It...
Rentrak.com has released the box-office numbers for this past weekend with the winner going to Universal Pictures "Straight Outta Compton" claiming the number one spot for a second week in a row domestically. The N.W.A. biopic, directed by F. Show More Summary
You may want to sit down for this, because there was another BIG SURPRISE at the box office this weekend. …Read More
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