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Weekend Box Office Report – 11/02/20

‘Birds of Prey’ can’t fly high with just a $33m opening: Box Office Report It just wasn’t to be for ‘Birds of Prey’, as the Margot Robbie-fronted superhero film had its wings clipped with just a $33m opening across the Academy Awards weekend. Meanwhile, ‘Bad…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 13/01/20

‘1917’ smashes expectations with $37m opening, as ‘Underwater’ sinks without a trace Universal’s ‘1917’ exploded onto the scene this weekend, with a near-$40m opening that finally saw ‘Star Wars’ relinquish its grip atop the charts. It’s an opening that marks not only one of the…

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Weekend Box Office Report – 06/01/20

‘The Grudge’s $11m opening over-shadowed by truly scary Cinemascore The 1st weekend of 2020 failed to spring many major surprises, as ‘The Grudge’ rang in the new year with $11m. It was good news for Disney and ‘Star Wars’, as ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ closes…

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 03/01/20

‘Star Wars’ looks for hat-trick, while ‘The Grudge’ aims to shock the new decade with $20m opening Christmas may have come and gone, but the leftovers are still very much there for the taking. ‘Star Wars’, ‘Frozen’, ‘Spies in Disguise’ and the rest are all…

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2019 Box Office Review

In a year that’s seen the highest-grossing film in global history knock Avatar off its 10-year perch, Box Office receipts have reached a massive $11.5bn in the U.S. alone. It’s the 2nd largest amount ever after 2018, and marks an end of a decade rife…

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Weekend Box Office Predictions – 06/09/19

Can ‘It: Chapter 2’s opening rival predecessor and balloon into a $125m+ horror record?    Fall (sorry, Autumn) season kicks off at the Box Office, where the weekly tentpoles and $200m blockbusters are few and far between, having been replaced by awards-hopefuls, festive entertainment, and…

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JUMPCUT 2019 Summer Box Office Review

There goes another blockbuster season, and as usual, the hits and flops were out for all to see, and in the latter’s case, avoid. So far the summer period, defined as falling between the 1st weekend in May and the August-end/September-start Labor Day holiday (sorry,…

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Box Office Report – 03/09/19

Are studios missing a trick? Another tepid Labor Day weekend is won by Lionsgate, as ‘Angel Has Fallen’ drops $15m through Monday   Somehow, this Labor Day Box Office weekend was even worse than expected, earning only $86.9m by Sunday night – the 2nd lowest-grossing…