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April 8, 2019 - 0 Comments

We told you last week that the experts were predicting ‘Shazam!” would take home between $45 and $50 million during its opening weekend. I told you that I thought the projections were low and it...

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April 1, 2019 - 0 Comments

Remember last weekend when we were celebrating the great success of Jordan Peele’s horror film, ‘Us’? The film grabbed the number one spot at the box office and made a record-breaking $70 million. Well, it...

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March 25, 2019 - 0 Comments

We love being right. Last week, we told you that the experts were predicting Jordan Peele’s latest horror film ‘Us‘ would take home around $45 or $50 million during its opening weekend, which would have...

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March 1, 2019 - 0 Comments

On March 22, Jordan Peele’s latest horror-thriller ‘Us‘ will hit theaters, and according to the early tracking numbers, it’s expected to make around $35 million during its opening weekend. For those who don’t remember, his...

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February 25, 2019 - 0 Comments

We told you last week that the box office was struggling this year and that ‘How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World‘ could get it back on the right track. Some experts were predicting...

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February 15, 2019 - 0 Comments

As we mentioned a few days ago, the 2019 box office is struggling. The domestic box office is down 14.5% behind last year’s numbers. It’s something Hollywood didn’t expect after the success of 2018. But...

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October 22, 2018 - 0 Comments

We warned you that ‘Halloween‘ could surprise some people this past weekend, and it did just that. While most experts predicted the sequel would make around $60 million during its opening weekend, there were a...

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October 17, 2018 - 0 Comments

October has been lit for Hollywood at the box office. ‘Venom‘ was released on October 5 and had the highest debut ever for the month of October, bringing in just over $80 million during its...

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September 10, 2018 - 0 Comments

We told you last week that ‘The Nun‘ was set up for a $45 million opening weekend. We also told you that if it reached that number, it’d be a record for ‘The Conjuring’ franchise....

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July 30, 2018 - 0 Comments

We all knew ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout‘ had a decent chance of breaking multiple records during its opening weekend. The impressive reviews from critics and the record-breaking Thursday night preview set the film up well....

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