Fall Weekend 2 Recap | August 11 - 13

By vaderules @boxofficechamps Aug. 13, 2017, 10:38 a.m. EDT


Annabelle Creation Conjures Up Excellent $35M

Despite a general disappointment in 2014's Annabelle, the prequel to the prequel, Annabelle: Creation, managed an excellent $35M premiere to earn the weekend's top spot with ease. While that is down over $2M from the previous film, Creation is receiving much higher ...

Fall Weekend 1 Recap | August 4 - 6

By vaderules @boxofficechamps Aug. 6, 2017, 10:56 a.m. EDT


The Dark Tower Topples Dunkirk

Despite being outlearned on Saturday and Sunday by Dunkirk, the adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Tower looks to top the weekend thanks to a superior Friday number—giving it an estimated $19.5M weekend premiere. Hardly the opening that was anticipated for this ...

Summer Weekend 13 Recap | July 28 - 30

By vaderules @boxofficechamps July 30, 2017, 12:36 p.m. EDT


Dunkirk Defends No. 1 Spot

Despite being outperformed on Friday by The Emoji MovieDunkirk came storming back on Saturday and Sunday close out the Summer Season with its second-straight weekend win with $28.1M take (-44.3%), bringing its 10-day total to $102.8M. That's a slightly larger ...

Summer Weekend 12 Recap | July 21 - 23

By vaderules @boxofficechamps July 23, 2017, 12:08 p.m. EDT


Dunkirk Delivers $50.5M Premiere

Christopher Nolan's WW2 drama Dunkirk debuted with a solid first-place figure of $50.5M over the weekend. It's far from his best outing but still right in line with expectations and actually slightly higher than 2014's Interstellar ($47.5M). If Dunkirk can ...

Summer Weekend 11 Recap | July 14 - 16

By vaderules @boxofficechamps July 16, 2017, 1:21 p.m. EDT


Apes Swings to Weekend Win

Although lagging considerably behind 2014's Dawn of the Planet of the ApesWar for the Planet of the Apes had no problem winning the weekend with a $56.5M debut. That's a tick higher than 2011's seminal Rise, but still a bit ...