"The Wolverine" may not have met expectations at the box office, but it exceeded them where it counts: It's easily the strongest superhero movie of the summer.
Summer Box Office
On Aug. 8, the film's writer-director is back with another socially conscious sci-fier, "Elyisum," but this time the budget is far bigger ($120 million-plus) and the cast more star-studded (Matt…
Representing A-list movie stars is obviously a great gig -- until you look at the summer box office results.
Cauterizing Hollywood's streak of big-budget bleeding at the box office, Fox's "The Wolverine" should score one of the best three-day openings this summer, tracking between $75 million and $80…
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.
Fox bows its second DreamWorks Animation title, “Turbo,” on Wednesday, and tracking suggests a sluggish five-day opening in the mid-$30 millions. But “Turbo” won't even be the weekend's biggest…
Warner Bros.' “Man of Steel,” which could hit $100 million this weekend, and Sony's ensemble comedy “This Is the End,” tracking in the high-$30 million range, will keep summer domestic box office…
The box office action this summer will be triggered more by superstars than superheroes, contrary to recent history. And the studios have created and endured some messy budgetary headaches and…
With the domestic box office trailing the 2012 pace by double digits, CinemaCon's launching at a crucial time before summer tentpole season starts in a few weeks.
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Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%