Paramount exceeded expectations with the weekend's top two performers: "Paranormal Activity 2" and "Jackass 3D."
Scarer sequel takes in $19 mil to best competish
Paramount's "Paranormal Activity 2" scared up a record-setting midnight gross Thursday night, totaling $6.3 million on 1,800 screens, which makes it the highest ever R-rated midnight take, as well as…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Paramount has its hands full this weekend, launching scarer sequel "Paranormal Activity 2."
China's box office continues to sparkle, chalking up a boffo $1.14 billion in the first nine months of this year, with James Cameron's "Avatar" accounting for $207 million of the total, according to…
Paramount's first 3D offering in the "Jackass" franchise crushed the competish this weekend.
The top spot Friday at the box office was taken by a couple of jackasses.
Femmes and families fueled the international box office over the Oct. 8-10 weekend, turning out for Sony's Julia Roberts starrer "Eat Pray Love" and Universal's 3D toon "Despicable Me."
China is on track to be the world's second-largest movie market within five years if growth continues at its current furious pace, a conference of producers was told this week.
Summit's spy pic "Red" will look to thrill primarily adult males, while Paramount's "Jackass 3D" should play mostly to younger males.