Chronicle Wins at the Box Office During Super Bowl Weekend

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It was a tough race between two films, unfortunately for Daniel Radcliffe, his new film The Woman in Black didn't have enough magic to best Chronicle. Chronicle, directed by Josh Trank, managed to rake in $22 million while The Woman in Black scared off $21 million from Friday to Sunday. Both films, however, are considered success stories considering it was Super Bowl weekend, a bad time for movies at the box office. Last week’s champ The Grey, starring Liam Neeson, fell to third … [Read more...]

Liam Neeson’s The Grey Conquers Box Office Weekend

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Liam Neeson once again brings in the big bucks. His latest action movie The Grey won the box office battle, beating out Man on a Ledge, One for the Money and last week’s winner, Underworld Awakening. … [Read more...]

Kate Beckinsale Takes Biggest Bite at Box Office

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Underworld Awakening ruled this past weekend at the box office raking in an estimated $25.4 million. This is the fourth film in the vampire saga. Beckinsale was the protagonist in the first two films, opted out of the third and made her return in the latest installment. Red Tails, produced by George Lucas, did well enough to secure the second spot with $19.1 million, not bad for a film that cost approximately only $58 million to make. Walhberg’s Contraband, also starring Kate Beckinsale, … [Read more...]

Wahlberg Takes Down the Beast at Box Office

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Mark Walhberg’s latest vehicle Contraband beat out Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, taking in an estimated $24.1 million to take the top spot at the box office this past weekend. Disney's reboot of the children's classic had a respectable showing, bringing in of $18.5 million this weekend. Joyful Noise, a musical starring Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton, came in at third with $11.3 million, but the biggest disappointment is  The Devil Inside, which dropped to sixth place with $7.9 … [Read more...]

The Devil Inside Conjures Up the Big Bucks at the Box Office

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The Devil Inside finally ended Mission Impossible 4’s reign at the box office this past weekend. But not only that, the exorcist-themed film grossed an estimated $34.5 million dollars, making it one of the biggest openers in January. MI4 followed behind with $20.5 million, which is still very good news for Tom Cruise and company. Overall, the action picture has netted almost half a billion dollars in revenue. While Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy failed to score major award recognition this … [Read more...]

Ghost Protocol Continues to the Smash Box Office

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Around five years ago, Mission Impossible III was considered somewhat of a flop for Tom Cruise, but revenge is best served cold, as in hard-cold cash that is, because now Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol has banked $134 million domestically, already smashing the last installment of the franchise. Bringing in an estimated $31.3 million this weekend, Cruise’s latest vehicle landed at the top of the box office list, besting yet again Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows with a gross of $22.1 … [Read more...]