Nearly every studio is gambling on at least one costly original concept film this summer, raising the stakes even higher than usual for the busiest moviegoing season of the year.
Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp and Matt Damon are largely absent from the teasers for "World War Z"; "The Lone Ranger" and "Elysium" -- and that's by design.
Forget the Avengers. Tony Stark proved he's bad-ass enough all by himself. With a record-smashing $195.3 million international opening, Disney-Marvel's “Iron Man 3” soared past last year's $185.1…
Paramount plans to cast the Chinese roles in "Transformers 4" via a local reality TV show, tapping into China's wild enthusiasm for these skeins and underlining the studio's plans to win…
Fettered by an R rating and frigid weather in much of the country, Paramount-MGM's "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters" won the weekend Stateside with $19 million but did not exceed modest expectations.
Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" claimed its second Stateside B.O. win -- with an estimated $36.7 million, down 57%, for a domestic cume of nearly $150 million -- again showcasing…
Moviegoers crushed it this weekend -- particularly on the East Coast and abroad -- as Disney Animation's "Wreck-It Ralph" scored a best-ever Stateside three-day debut for the toon shop at $49.1…
The East Coast was already seeing the results of Hurricane Sandy on the Sunday box office, with theaters closing in advance of the storm's arrival. The rest of the country was equally subdued, with…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%