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THE HOBBIT CROSSES $100 MILLION

December 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey brought in another $7.7 million on Monday and $7.9 million on Tuesday to push its total past the $100-million mark to $100,210,686 after five days in release. Warner Bros., which is distributing the film, estimated that it bagged another $6.3 million on Wednesday. Despite a deluge of new films set […]

TAKEN 2 EXPECTED TO OVERTAKE NEW RIVALS

October 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Five new films are being given wide releases this weekend, but many box office pundits are predicting that it will be last weekend’s winner, Taken 2, that will take the No. 1 spot when ticket sales are tallied. Hedging their bets a bit, however, they’re saying that the outcome is likely to be close. If […]

STALLONE LIKELY TO WHIP FIVE NEW CHALLENGERS

August 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Five new films — count ’em, five! — are scheduled to debut in wide release this weekend, but many box-office forecasters are predicting that last week’s winner, The Expendables, starring Sylvester Stallone, will retain its crown. They figure that the film should bring in $15-18 million in its second weekend, down from $34.8 million for […]