Dire predictions swirled around this year's slate of pricey pics. Now, after a number of colossal flops, Hollywood is left to wonder if its swing-for-the-fences paradigm has struck out.
North American Box Office
Consumerist, brand-obsessed Chinese film "Tiny Times" is heading to North American theaters after snagging $80 million at the B.O.
Box office chatter this week has mostly revolved around "Pacific Rim," and yet the pricey monster pic could land at No. 3 domestically this weekend, with holdover toon "Despicable Me 2" and "Grown…
For Broadway's really big hits, the mega-bucks don't come from a show's outpost on the Main Stem - they come from all the title's incarnations around the world. Proving the point: The juggernaut…
It's a lonely audience for “Lone Ranger” this Fourth of July weekend. In a scenario reminiscent of Disney's “John Carter,” “Ranger” finally broke $10 million on Friday, the highest-grossing day since…
Screen Media Films has acquired North American rights to the documentary "Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde." The doc centers on modern cowboy and activist Hyde, who manages a South Dakota…
Millennium Entertainment has picked up North American rights to Anthony Silverston's 3D animated movie "Khumba," with plans for a summer 2013 release.
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Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%