‘Jumanji’ Poised to Repeat as Box Office Champ

Sony “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” continues to be a hot ticket on Martin Luther King weekend, stampeding towards the $300 million domestic milestone with an estimated $30 million return from the four-day weekend. It seems that Sony’s action comedy will be the movie of choice for many families this weekend, as several new releases … Read more

‘Jumanji’ Takes First Box Office Weekend of 2018 With $36 Million

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson on “Jumanji” set (Photo: Instagram) Sony Pictures’ “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” is the gift that keeps on giving for movie theaters, as it steamrolls towards the $250 million domestic mark with a third weekend total of $36 million from 3,801 screens. The action-comedy sequel to Robin Williams’ 1995 film … Read more

2017 Box Office Down 2.3 Percent, but Tops $11 Billion for Third Straight Year

North American box office fell 2.3 percent in 2017, finishing the year at $11.1 billion. While the year marked the third highest of all time and the third straight year that eclipsed the $11 billion mark, much of that growth comes from increased ticket prices. Domestic movie attendance estimates are expected to hit lows not … Read more

‘Jigsaw’ Takes $16 Million Opening at Bloodless Pre-Halloween Box Office

Laura Vandervoort as “Anna” in JIGSAW. Photo by Brooke Palmer. November couldn’t come fast enough for movie theaters, as the anemic October box office finally comes to a close with Lionsgate’s “Jigsaw” taking No. 1 with a $16.2 million opening. This has been a rough month for the movies, with the disappointing $32.7 million opening … Read more