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  1. 'Hotel Transylvania 3' Tops Weekend Box Office While 'Skyscraper' Struggles
    Sony Animation's Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation continued the franchise tradition of debuting atop the weekend box office and doing so with over $40 million over the three-day. The weekend also featured a strong expansion from Annapurna's Sorry to Bother You, which landed in seventh position on the weekend chart, but unfortunately for Universal's Skyscraper, the weekend's other new wide release, it struggled over its opening weekend, failing to meet the studio's expectations, delive...
  2. 'Hotel Transylvania 3' & 'Skyscraper' Aim to Top Weekend Box Office
    SATURDAY AM UPDATE: Sony Pictures Animation's Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation took in an estimated $16.65 million on Friday and is expected to finish the weekend with $43 million (including $1.3 million in Amazon Prime showings and $2.6 million in Thursday night previews. Universal and Legendary's Skyscraper is struggling in its opening weekend, taking in an estimated $9.26 million on Friday and looking at a three-day weekend around $25 million. This comes up well short of Mojo's ...
  3. 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Buzzes to #1 While 'Incredibles 2' Tops $500 Million
    It's another Disney-led weekend as Ant-Man and the Wasp claims the weekend's #1 spot. This marks the tenth time this year a film based on a Marvel comic character has topped the weekend box office. Also releasing this week, Universal and Blumhouse's The First Purge is the latest success in the now, four-film franchise, Roadside's documentary Whitney fell just shy of a spot in the weekend top ten and Annapurna's Sorry to Bother You was a smashing success in limited release. Disney's success...
  4. 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Ready to Add to Disney's Super-Sized 2018
    SATURDAY AM UPDATE: With an estimated $33.8 million on Friday, Disney and Marvel's Ant-Man and the Wasp is off to a strong start, pushing toward a three-day opening north of $80 million. Universal and Blumhouse's The First Purge brought in an estimated $6.06 million on Friday for a three-day total just shy of $20 million after debuting on Wednesday. The film is currently expected to top $18 million for the weekend three-day for a five-day cume topping $32 million. You can check out ...
  5. Record June Caps off a Record Second Quarter at the 2018 Box Office
    After delivering a record first quarter, 2017 struggled in the second and third quarters before rebounding in the fourth. 2018 is having no such problem. With yearly grosses already topping $6 billion, outpacing 2017 by +10% and the record year of 2016 by nearly +11%, 2018 has already brought us the second largest first quarter ever and now a record second quarter, fueled by record months in April and June. Additionally, the year has seen record grosses in the winter season, the second larg...
  6. 'Jurassic World' and 'Incredibles' Sequels Remain on Top as 'Sicario 2' & 'Uncle Drew' Debut
    Universal's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Disney's Incredibles 2 remain the weekend's top two films, generating over $100 million combined. At the same time, Sicario: Day of the Soldado and Uncle Drew served as respectable counter-programming options to the summer blockbuster maelstrom, finishing in third and fourth position respectively. On top of that, Fox International's release of Sanju delivered a top ten finish despite playing in just 356 locations. At number one for a second...
  7. Weekend Forecast: 'Uncle Drew' & 'Sicario 2' Offer Blockbuster Alternatives
    SATURDAY AM UPDATE: Sony's release of Sicario: Day of the Soldado brought in an estimated $7.48 million on Friday from 3,055 locations. Current industry expectations are for a three-day opening around $18-20 million. The film received a "B" CinemaScore. Lionsgate's release of Summit Entertainment's Uncle Drew took in an estimated $6.13 million on Friday from 2,742 locations. Current industry expectation is for a debut over $16 million. The film received an "A" Cinema...
  8. 'Jurassic World 2' Delivers $150M Debut; 'Incredibles 2' Reaches $350M Domestic
    Surpassing expectations, Universal and Amblin Entertainment's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom got off to a strong start. With an estimated $150 million for Fallen Kingdom, this is only the second time ever two different films have brought in over $100 million over two consecutive weekends. The first time was in 2007 when Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End opened with $114.7 million following Shrek the Third's $121.6 million opening the weekend prior. Disney and Pixar's Incredibles 2 fo...
  9. 'Jurassic World 2' Roars into Domestic Theaters as 'Incredibles 2' Looks to Hold Strong
    SATURDAY AM UPDATE: With an estimated $58.7 million on Friday, Universal and Amblin's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is looking at a three-day debut around $145 million. Pulling in second place is Disney and Pixar's Incredibles 2 with an estimated $24 million on Friday, pushing the film's domestic cume to $293.5 million. Early estimates anticipate a three-day weekend around $80 million. Addtionally, with an estimated $1.48 million on Friday, Fox's Deadpool 2 has now topped $300 mill...
  10. 'Incredibles 2' Delivers Record-Shattering $180 Million Opening Weekend
    Disney and Pixar's Incredibles 2 delivered a massive opening weekend debut, not only shattering the previous opening weekend record for an animated film, but finishing with one of the top ten openings of all-time for a film of any genre. Additionally, Warner Bros.'s R-rated comedy Tag debuted in third position while Sony's Superfly fell short of expectations. With an estimated $180 million, Disney and Pixar's Incredibles 2 topped the previous opening weekend for an animated film set two...
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