‘The Martian’ takes slowest weekend box office of the year

This past weekend was the type that has the film industry completely shook as even new movies by normally dependable box office stars like Bradley Cooper and Sandra Bullock couldn’t get people into the seats at theaters across the country. Continuing in a downward spiral from last week that saw the highly anticipated Steve Jobs […]

‘Steve Jobs’ flops; ‘The Martian’ regains weekend box office

In what’s being described as a “box-office bloodbath,” the highly anticipated Steve Jobs biopic starring Michael Fassbender has flopped, much to the surprise of industry experts. Despite strong critical acclaim and having a near record-breaking limited theater release, the Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) penned film only took in a disappointing $7.2 million in its first […]

‘Goosebumps’ edges out ‘The Martian’ to take the weekend box office

In a week that saw three new movies open in the top five, it was Jack Black’s family-friendly comedic horror, Goosebumps, that prevailed to take the lead at the weekend box office. Black’s seemingly tireless promotion of the film based on R.L. Stine’s series of popular spooky books for kids, paid off as Goosebumps narrowly edged out […]

‘The Martian’ remains in orbit; stays atop the weekend box office

Matt Damon’s space epic, The Martian, made easy work of the little competiton it had at the weekend box office to easily stay in the driver’s seat for the second week in a row. With only two new entries into this week’s top ten and its only projected test coming from the Warner Bros. big budget take on the […]

‘The Martian’ blasts off to near record-setting numbers to take weekend box office

Matt Damon’s latest film, The Martian, proved to be in a world of its own with moviegoers this weekend. According to box-office estimates, the space thriller that finds Damon’s character stranded on Mars, opened to a near record $55 million, narrowly missing the record for an October open held by another space flick, Gravity, which opened […]

‘Hotel Transylvania 2’ dominates weekend box office with record-setting opening

Sony’s animated comedy Hotel Transylvania 2 made easy work of the competition at the weekend box office on its way to a record setting opening to become the biggest September movie opening of all time. Featuring the voices of stars such as Adam Sandler and Selena Gomez, Trans 2 exceeded industry predictions by doing $47.5 […]