'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' image courtesy of Walt Disney The top movie of Friday and thus Super Bowl weekend is Kung Fu Panda 3. The DreamWorks Animation toon earned $5.2 million on its second Friday, dropping 49% from last Friday, to bring its cume to $53.25m. Expect a $22m second [...]
'Hail, Caesar!' image courtesy of Universal The biggest new release of the weekend is Hail, Caesar! Universal/Comcast Corp. released this Coen brothers offering in a somewhat unconventional weekend, which led some to worry about its quality. Silly us, as it’s just as delightful, wonky, and subtly thoughtful as any of their [...]
At the very least, said milestones will provide ample headline fodder for what otherwise would be a slow weekend for box office posts. Nonetheless, Walt Disney has made official what I merely presumed this morning, which is thatStar Wars: The Force Awakenswill top $900 million at the domestic box office [...]
Given the limited amount of moviegoers during the winter, some titles recently have opted not to preview on Thursday night. But with Super Bowl Sunday on the horizon, this weekend’s wide entries spared no expense by getting out in front early. Show More Summary
Many distributors bemoan Super Bowl weekend as a deathly time at the box office, specifically when Sunday business can see a downturn of -65% to -70% from Saturday. Last year alone a historic 114.5M watched Super Bowl XLIX. However, the truth is that most audiences head to the cinema on Friday or Saturday during the Big Game weekend with the No. Show More Summary
'Dirty Grandpa' lags considerably behind but stays in second place. read more
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Finishing this weekend with $1.983 billion and with a stack of box office records already under its belt, Star Wars: The Force Awakens-- the latest outing in cinema'smost famous sci-fi adventure -- is destined for twofinal headline-grabbing achievements. BySunday, it willbecome only the second film in history to pass $2 [...]
“Kung Fu Panda 3” KO’ed the competition at the Chinese box office last week, notching the biggest three-day opening ever for an animated film and surpassing its North American opening weekend. Po and friends earned $51 million Friday through Sunday, compared with $41 million in the U.S. and Canada....
UPDATE, TUESDAY AM: A number of titles came in higher in actuals than their weekend estimates including The Revenant and Star Wars: The Force Awakens while the weekend overall at the international box office was up versus last week. Across the Top 10 titles released, the increase was about 39%. Show More Summary
Buoyed by families suffering from cabin fever after snowstorms trapped East Coasters inside last weekend—and the apparently inexhaustible appeal of pandas attempting to do kung fu—Kung Fu Panda 3 made $41 million at the box office this weekend. Show More Summary
You may not have heard, but Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been a monster success. This past weekend, it added just over $10 million to the bank for a third place finish at the box office, which is far from the $247 million it opened with, but good enough that the film could make […]
It was a cakewalk for Kung Fu Panda 3, as the Dreamworks animated film soared to the top of the weekend box office.
“Kung Fu Panda 3” has karate chopped its way to a box office win. The third installment in the popular 20th Century Fox and DreamWorks Animation film took in $41 million at the North American box off during its debut weekend. Kung Fu Panda now holds claim to the third largest January opening of all time. Show More Summary
Kung Fu Panda 3 took in $41 million at the box office this weekend, easily chopping down newcomers. That opening, though, is softer than its predecessors, with the original having opened to $60.2 million in 2008 and Kung Fu Panda 2 earning $47.7 million in 2011, according to Box Office Mojo. In... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Kung Fu Panda
The math doesn't add up. This has been a surprisingly strong January at the box office, with Hollywood raking in more than $1 billion during a month that's traditionally a big post-holiday let-down at the multiplex. This weekend's take was 20 percent above last weekend's. Show More Summary
The box office closed out one of its strongest Januarys ever with another sequel in the number one spot, only the second new release this month managing to take top honors. Kung Fu Panda 3 landed in first with a $41 million opening take. Show More Summary
20th Century Fox's 'Kung Fu Panda 3' debuts in the top spot at the box office with an estimated $41 million.
Refresh for latest… Delivering a one-two punch as the domestic and offshore weekend leader, DreamWorks Animation/Oriental DreamWorks' Kung Fu Panda 3 has kicked up a $75.7M start in six overseas markets. As expected, China delivered a record-breaking opening weekend for an animated film with $58.3M on about 15K screens. Show More Summary
Jack Black and Angelina Jolie‘s new animated flick Kung Fu Panda 3 topped this weekend’s box office with a $41 million debut! According to THR, the “threequel” came in just below the $47.7 million launch of Kung Fu Panda 2 back in 2011. Taking the No. 2 spot was Leonardo DiCaprio‘s critically-acclaimed movie The Revenant, [...]