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Weekend Box Office: ‘Super 8′ Is Number One
Though it wasn't what one might call a "super" performance, J.J. Abrams' alien-adventure movie 'Super 8' took the top spot at the box office this weekend with a healthy $37.0 million, opening slightly higher than expected.
That was more than enough to edge out l…
Weekend Box Office: ‘X-Men: First Class’ Underwhelms
As many predicted, 'X-Men: First Class' easily took the top spot at the box office this weekend.
Still, the Marvel reboot, which traced the beginnings of the 'X-Men' characters, managed to fall well below expectations, taking in just $56.0 million. To put things in perspective: Th…
Weekend Box Office: ‘Hangover Part II’ Tops ‘Kung Fu Panda 2′
The 'Hangover' boys were back for another booze-filled adventure this weekend, and as box office estimates showed, audiences were more than willing to go along for the ride.
The sequel to the 2009 smash comedy took in a whopping $105.8 million over four days, helping to make this weekend the biggest …
Weekend Box Office: ‘Thor’ Smashes Competition
As expected, 'Thor' enjoyed a solid performance at the weekend box office.
The superhero flick, which impressed most critics with its action-packed storyline and breakout performance by star Chris Hemsworth, took in an impressive $66 million, leaving the rest of the competition in the dust.…
Box Office Report: Russell Brand Beats Russell Brand
The weekend box office brought good news and bad news for comedian Russell Brand.
The good news: Brand's live-action/animated comedy 'Hop' took the top spot for the second weekend in a row, with $21.7 million. That marks a 42 percent drop from last weekend, bringing the film's grand total to $68.2 mi…
Box Office: ‘Hop’ Leaps to Top Spot
Easter came a bit early at the movies this weekend, thanks to the live-action/animated movie Hop.
The film, which features the voice talent of comedian Russell Brand, vastly exceeded expectations at the box office with an impressive $38. 2 million, marking the highest weekend debut of the year.
Johnny Depp As ‘Rango’ Tops Box Office
The animated film starting the voice of Johnny Depp as 'Rango' topped the box office this weekend pulling in an estimated $38 million. The quirky comedy features Depp playing a chameleon in the old west.