Box Office: ‘Chappie’ Stumbles, ‘Unfinished Business’ Bombs!

Neill Blomkamp’s “Chappie” and “Unfinished Business” with Vince Vaughn added up to a weekend to forget at the U.S. box office. Overall ticket sales plunged as “Chappie,” a science-fiction adventure about a sentient robot, topped charts with a weak $13.3 million from 3,201 locations. Going into the weekend, Sony Pictures was aiming for a debut […]

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‘Noah’ Rides Epic Wave to Top of Box Office!

Noah, the biblical epic starring Russell Crowe, sailed to the top at theaters this weekend, unseatingDivergent after just one week at No. 1 and clobbering Sabotage, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s third straight flop. Noah cruised to $44 million, according to studio estimates from Rentrak. Analysts expected $30 million from the film, the latest in a raft of faith-themed movies out this year. Son […]

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Oblivion: #1 at the Box Office

Oblivion was the only major release this weekend, so it’s no surprise that it ended up in first place at the box office. The Joseph Kosinski sci-fi thriller earned $38.2 million over its first three days in theaters. The film is definitely worth a watch. The release of Oblivion displaced last weekend’s winner, 42, into second place, earning $18 million to […]

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