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‘Compton’ Again Leads Weekend Box Office With $26.8M

“Straight Outta Compton” easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over a sleepy late summer weekend at the multiplexes.

08/23/2015

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It May Have Earned $56M At Box Office, But Not Everyone Is Fan Of ‘Straight Outta Compton’

“Straight Outta Compton” is the number one movie this weekend having raked in more than $50 million at the box office, but not everyone is a fan.

08/16/2015

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‘Straight Outta Compton’ Goes To The Top Of The Box Office

The boys from Compton smashed opening weekend expectations, while the stylish “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” struggled to find its footing.

08/16/2015

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‘Fantastic Four’ Flops; ‘Mission’ Again Tops

Hollywood’s summer has had runaway sensations (“Jurassic World”) and heartwarming hits (“Inside Out”). It now has its fiasco — “Fantastic Four.”

08/09/2015

Actor Tom Cruise speaks as actor Ben Stiller is honored with a hand and footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre on December 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Mission: Impossible’ Climbs To No. 1, ‘Vacation’ Is A Bust

The fifth installment in the nearly 20-year-old film series has earned $56 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

08/02/2015

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‘Ant-Man’ Inches Past ‘Pixels’ To Take First Place Spot

Marvel and Disney superhero pic “Ant-Man” brought in $24.8 million over the weekend, bringing its domestic total to $106.1 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.

07/26/2015

Actress Sandra Bullock arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment's "Minions" at the Shrine Auditorium on June 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Universal’s ‘Minions’ Swarms Box Office With $115.2M Haul

It was an easy win for the sidekicks who took the spotlight after playing supporting roles in two previous “Despicable Me” movies.

07/12/2015

Actor Chris Pratt attends The Cinema Society with Men's Fitness & FIJI Water host a screening of "Guardians of the Galaxy" on July 29, 2014 in New York City.  (credit: Andrew Toth/Getty Images for FIJI Water)

‘Ted 2’ Lags Behind ‘Jurassic World,’ ‘Inside Out’

Seth MacFarlane’s “Ted 2” opened far under expectations with $32.9 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday, ceding the top two spots to holdovers “Jurassic World” and “Inside Out.”

06/28/2015

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‘Jurassic World’ Bites Off Biggest Global Debut Of All Time

Dinosaurs are anything but extinct at the box office. “Jurassic World,” the fourth film in the series, devoured 2015 box office records in its debut weekend earning an estimated $204.6 million, according to Rentrak on Sunday.

06/14/2015

Actor Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson attends the Premiere Of Warner Bros. Pictures' 'San Andreas' at TCL Chinese Theatre on May 26, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘San Andreas’ Shakes Up Box Office With $54.6M Opening

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and a giant earthquake made for a winning pair at the box office as “San Andreas” claimed the top spot.

06/01/2015

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‘Avengers’ Sequel Tops Charts, Crushes ‘Hot Pursuit’

The “Age of Ultron” is not over. The Avengers sequel topped the domestic box office for the second weekend in a row with an estimated $77.2 million according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.

05/10/2015

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‘Furious 7’ Keeps Speed, Tops Box Office With $60.6M

The high-octane thriller “Furious 7” maintained speed in its second week, racing away with $60.6 million at North American theaters and bringing its box-office total to a robust $252.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

04/12/2015

Actor Vin Diesel arrives at the Premiere Of Universal Pictures' 'Fast & Furious 6' on May 21, 2013 in Universal City, California. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘Furious 7’ Races Past Expectations With $143M In Box Office Sales

The high-octane “Furious 7” peeled out of the gates in its opening weekend, picking up a stunning $143.6 million from 4,004 locations to easily top the domestic box office, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.

04/05/2015

Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Whips Up Stunning $81.7M At Box Office

Audiences were more than curious to check out the big-screen adaptation of the racy phenomenon “Fifty Shades of Grey” this weekend. The erotic R-rated drama sizzled in its debut, earning an estimated $81.7 million from 3,646 theaters in its first three days, distributor Universal Pictures said on Sunday.

02/15/2015

(L-R) Actors Famke Janssen, Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace and Forest Whitaker attend the "Taken 3" Fan Event Screening at AMC Empire 25 theater on January 7, 2015 in New York City. (credit: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

‘Taken 3’ Topples ‘Hobbit’ Reign At Box Office

After three weeks atop the box office, “The Hobbit” has been taken down by Liam Neeson.

01/11/2015

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