Box Office Hit
Gatsby looks almost as great as a superhero at the weekend box office.
It wasn’t exactly a mighty victory, but “Jack the Giant Slayer” won the weekend at the box office.
Tiny hobbit Bilbo Baggins is running circles around some of the biggest names in Hollywood.
“The Dark Knight Rises” topped the box office for the third week in a row, making $36.4 million this past weekend.
The comic action heroes of “Men in Black 3” have taken over the weekend box office from the comic-book superheroes of “The Avengers.”
“The Avengers” is taking a page out of Superman’s comic book — flying faster than a speeding bullet to the billion-dollar mark at the box office.
Movie fans have chosen real violence over the slapstick variety.
“The Hunger Games” is still the first item on the menu for movie fans, taking in $61.1 million to remain the No. 1 film in its second weekend.
“The Hunger Games” has filled fan appetites with a $155 million opening weekend that puts it near the top of the domestic record book.
The feast is on: “The Hunger Games” has taken in $68.25 million domestically in its first day, a record for a non-sequel.
“Dr. Seuss’ the Lorax” has easily beaten Edgar Rice Burroughs’ “John Carter” at the weekend box office.
“Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” raked in all kinds of green, earning $70.7 million in its first weekend to score the biggest box-office debut of the year by far.
Some unknown kids with superpowers have nudged out the world’s most famous teen wizard at the weekend box office.
Tom Cruise’s new mission remains impossible to beat at the box office.
“Paranormal Activity 3” didn’t just go bump in the night. It made a ton of noise at the box office with a huge, $54 million opening.