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Box office plunges to lowest level in over two decades amid coronavirus pandemic

Box office plunges to lowest level in over two decades amid coronavirus pandemic

Published 15/03/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Much of public life in the United States essentially ground to a halt this week. In the entertainment world, theme parks [more…]

Box Office: ‘Invisible Man’ Emerges With $29 Million Opening Weekend

Box Office: ‘Invisible Man’ Emerges With $29 Million Opening Weekend

Published 01/03/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Universal and Blumhouse’s “The Invisible Man” materialized at the top of box office charts after debuting to $29 million in North [more…]

Box Office: ‘Sonic’ Narrowly Beats Harrison Ford’s ‘Call of the Wild’

Box Office: ‘Sonic’ Narrowly Beats Harrison Ford’s ‘Call of the Wild’

Published 23/02/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - After a close box office battle, Paramount’s “Sonic the Hedgehog” pulled ahead of Disney and 20th Century’s “The Call of the [more…]

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Dominates Box Office With Mighty $57 Million Debut

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Dominates Box Office With Mighty $57 Million Debut

Published 16/02/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Paramount’s family film “Sonic the Hedgehog” ignited over Presidents Day weekend with $57 million in North America and $100 million globally, [more…]

Box Office: ‘Rhythm Section’ Flops as ‘Bad Boys’ Takes Another Victory Lap

Box Office: ‘Rhythm Section’ Flops as ‘Bad Boys’ Takes Another Victory Lap

Published 02/02/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Box office newcomers “Rhythm Section” and “Gretel and Hansel” fumbled as “Bad Boys for Life” remained champions during a painfully slow [more…]

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Rules Over ‘The Gentlemen’

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Rules Over ‘The Gentlemen’

Published 26/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - STX’s “The Gentlemen” proved no match for Sony’s “Bad Boys for Life,” which again left box office competitors in the dust [more…]

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Towers Over ‘Dolittle,’ ‘1917’

Published 19/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Universal’s “Dolittle” and “1917” found out what “Bad Boys” will do when they come for you at the box office. Sony’s [more…]

Box Office: ‘1917’ Defeats ‘Star Wars’ With $36.5 Million Weekend

Box Office: ‘1917’ Defeats ‘Star Wars’ With $36.5 Million Weekend

Published 12/01/2020

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Sam Mendes’ “1917” marched to box office victory, earning a solid $36.5 million from 3,434 theaters in its first weekend of [more…]

‘Rise of Skywalker’ battles to $40 million domestic opening night

‘Rise of Skywalker’ battles to $40 million domestic opening night

Published 20/12/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The highly anticipated movie “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” collected $40 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales on its [more…]

Box Office: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Levels Up With $60 Million Debut, ‘Richard Jewell’ Stumbles

Box Office: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ Levels Up With $60 Million Debut, ‘Richard Jewell’ Stumbles

Published 16/12/2019

(This Dec. 15 story corrects headline to give full name of new Jumanji movie) By Rebecca Rubin LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - It’s shaping up to [more…]