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Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015
Dinosaurs, Jedi and superheroes dominated the 2015 box office year, now the highest ever recorded, with over $11 billion in ticket sales. The top 10 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters through Dec. 30, as compiled Thursday by Rentrak:
Sunday, Jul. 12, 2015
Universal's "Minions" overran the box office over the weekend as audiences in the U.S. and Canada shelled out an estimated $115.2 million to see the evil-master-serving horde frolic on the big screen.
It was the second-biggest opening ever for an...
Monday, Jul. 6, 2015
Three weeks after opening, Pixar's "Inside Out" has finally slayed the dinosaurs of "Jurassic World."
In final box office figures released Monday, "Inside Out" came out slightly ahead of "Jurassic World" after estimates Sunday had "Jurassic World"...
Sunday, Jul. 5, 2015
July 4th went off like a dud at the box office. Anticipated new releases "Magic Mike XXL" and "Terminator Genisys" fizzled, leaving the popular holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out" to top the holiday weekend for the third straight time.
Sunday, Jun. 28, 2015
A foul-mouthed Teddy bear is no match for a pack of dinosaurs.
Seth MacFarlane's "Ted 2" opened far under expectations with $32.9 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday, ceding the top two spots to holdovers "Jurassic World" and "Inside Out...
Tuesday, Jun. 23, 2015
"A million dollars isn't cool," said Justin Timberlake as Sean Parker in "The Social Network." ''You know what's cool? A billion dollars."
He was talking about Silicon Valley, but he might as well have meant today's Hollywood. And lately, the movie...
Sunday, Jun. 21, 2015
In a box-office bout of Tyrannosaurus-sized proportions, "Jurassic World" kept the No. 1 spot with one of the biggest second weeks ever, while Pixar's "Inside Out" nearly matched it with a $91.1 million debut well above expectations.
Sunday, Jun. 14, 2015
Dinosaurs are anything but extinct at the box office.
"Jurassic World," the fourth film in the series, became the highest global opener of all time with a staggering $511.8 million in its first days in theaters. It also devoured a number of domestic...
Friday, Apr. 24, 2015
Chris Pratt left the CinemaCon crowd in stitches with his irreverent, high-energy and slightly racy comments at the annual conference of theater owners Thursday. The actor, there to promote "Jurassic World" along with director Colin Trevorrow, introduced a sizzle...