The updated take on “Oz,” which was directed by original “Spider-Man” trilogy mastermind Sami Raimi, was a gamble that looks like it will pay off for Disney.
Bruce Willis remains a die-hard at the box office. Willis’ action sequel “A Good Day to Die Hard” debuted as the weekend’s top draw with a $25 million debut from Friday to Sunday.
“Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” cooked up $19 million in its opening weekend.
The former governor of California’s first starring role in a blockbuster movie since leaving Sacramento was a dud at the weekend box office.
Jessica Chastain easily out-muscled Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mark Wahlberg over the weekend, topping the box office with both her supernatural horror film “Mama” and the Oscar-nominated Osama bin Laden hunt thriller “Zero Dark Thirty.”
“Zero Dark Thirty” hunted down the top spot at the box office — and easily won it.
It took Leatherface and his chainsaw to chase tiny hobbit Bilbo Baggins out of the top spot at the box office.
“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” continues to rule them all at the box office, staying on top for a third-straight week with nearly $33 million.
Tiny hobbit Bilbo Baggins is running circles around some of the biggest names in Hollywood.
Kristen Stewart’s finale as Bella in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2″ was No. 1 again with $64 million during the five-day holiday stretch that began Wednesday, according to studio estimates Sunday.
The sun has set on the “Twilight” franchise with one last blockbuster opening for the supernatural romance.
James Bond’s “Skyfall” has extended its worldwide box-office rule to North America, hauling in a franchise-record $87.8 million in its first weekend at U.S. theaters.
It took three weeks, but “Argo” finally found its way to the top of the box office.
Scary movie fans are still into “Paranormal Activity,” though the horror franchise looks as though it’s starting to run out of steam at the box office.
Critics don’t like “Taken 2,” but Liam Neeson’s action sequel has proved twice the hit among fans as the original movie was.