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November 10, 2019 - 0 Comments

Going into this past weekend, most experts believed Warner Bros.’ Stephen King adaptation ‘Doctor Sleep‘ would take the number one spot at the box office. It was getting mostly positive reviews from critics, and it’s...

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November 7, 2019 - 0 Comments

The box office is down 5% compared to last year, even with the huge success of Joker. 2019 hasn’t been a great year for major studios in Hollywood, but that’s likely to change (at least...

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November 4, 2019 - 0 Comments

Multiple studios (including Paramount, Skydance and Disney) put a lot of money into this new Terminator film, Dark Fate. The movie worked with a budget of $185 million, with an additional $80 million for marketing....

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October 31, 2019 - 0 Comments

‘Frozen‘ took over the world back in November of 2013. The animated Disney flick became a massive hit, making over $1.2 billion worldwide. Not only was it a hit at the box office, but it...

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October 28, 2019 - 0 Comments

You thought the ‘Joker‘ was done at the box office? Not so fast. The villainous tale just grabbed the number one spot at the box office in its fourth weekend inside theaters. That’s right, it’s...

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October 22, 2019 - 0 Comments

When movies do well at the box office, studios profit BIG time. But when a movie bombs at the box office? Studios lose out on millions of dollars. And that’s exactly what is happening with...

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October 21, 2019 - 0 Comments

We knew Disney’s ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil‘ was in trouble last Thursday when the preview screening numbers were low. It showed a sign of disinterest from the general audience. And that continued throughout its opening...

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October 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

It looks like the controversy surrounding ‘Joker‘ helped the film in a strange way. Everyone wanted to see what all the fuss was about, and it’s generating lots of $$$ at the box office. In...

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October 11, 2019 - 0 Comments

It was ‘Gemini Man‘ vs ‘The Addams Family‘ on Thursday night, and Will Smith’s Gemini Man won the battle. The sci-fi thriller premiered with a $1.6 million Thursday night preview, which was just a little...

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October 7, 2019 - 0 Comments

We told you last week that ‘Joker‘ was set to break a lot of records during its opening weekend. Things were looking great for the film after a record-breaking Thursday night preview. The positive word-of-mouth...

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