Weekend 12 Recap | November 18 - 20

By Jeremy Evans @ssjrem Nov. 20, 2016, 7:11 p.m. EST

 

Audiences returned to the world of Harry Potter this weekend, but the debut of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them wasn’t nearly as magical the original films. Fantastic Beasts opened to a solid $75M, which is a perfectly respectable opening but when it gets measured against the previous ...

Weekend 11 Recap | November 11 - 13

By Jeremy Evans @ssjrem Nov. 13, 2016, 3:54 p.m. EST

Dr. Strange kept America under his spell this weekend, posting an impressive hold and dropping just 49%. That’s noticeably better than many other MCU flicks, which have tended to have second weekend drops more in the 55-60% range. To be fair, it’s worth noting Veteran’s Day fell ...

Weekend 10 Recap | November 4 - 6

By Jeremy Evans @ssjrem Nov. 6, 2016, 3:47 p.m. EST

 

Stephen Strange brought some much-needed magic back to the box office this weekend with the strong debut of Marvel’s latest film, Dr. Strange. A month or two ago, it seemed like Dr. Strange was headed toward an opening in the $60-70M range, but as the release got closer, hype ...

Weekend 9 Recap | October 28 - 30

By Jeremy Evans @ssjrem Oct. 30, 2016, 9:12 p.m. EDT

Things really got scary at the box office this weekend as the lone new release bombed and Boo! A Madea Halloween stayed on top for the second consecutive weekend. It was an ugly weekend, making the arrival of Doctor Strange next weekend even more anticipated. Boo! led the way with ...

Weekend 7 Recap | October 14 - 16

By Jeremy Evans @ssjrem Oct. 16, 2016, 3 p.m. EDT

Ben Affleck was able to count up a whole lot of tickets this weekend as The Accountant opened to a solid $24.7M. That’s a good start for this thriller, especially considering the reviews weren’t anything special with just a 51% at Rotten Tomatoes. With that said, audiences ...