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Weekend Forecast: ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘Trolls’ & ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ – BoxOffice Pro
It looks like they are calling for Doctor Strange to bring in upwards of $88M for the weekend. This will certainly be a good start for the holiday season. [...]
Indiana Jones Stories Will Span Multiple Platforms Says Disney
During Star Wars Celebration, the future of the Indiana Jones franchise was teased very heavily. Source: Indiana Jones Stories Will Span Multiple Platforms [...]
Pixar Doesn’t Have Any More Sequels Planned After 2019
Some great news from Pixar. The animation studio has confirmed that they are as tried of sequels as everybody else. At a time when the world is being [...]
Early Weekend Estimates: ‘Dory’ Three-peats ($44.5M 3-Day/$54M 4-Day); ‘Purge: Election Year’ ($32M/$37M) & ‘Tarzan’ ($38.5M/$45.4M) Surprise; ‘BFG’ Modest ($22.7M/$28.6M) – BoxOffice Pro
I am having hard time believing that Purge 3 could manage to make the number 2 spot. I would have expected BFG to perform considerably better than it [...]
Early Weekend Estimates: ‘Finding Dory’ Swims Away with Animated Record $139M Launch; ‘Central Intelligence’ Eyes Strong $35M – BoxOffice Pro
Disney and Pixar have done it again. The studios report Finding Dory earned a massive $54.954 million on opening day Friday, including Thursday evening’s [...]
Domestic Weekend Estimates: ‘The Conjuring 2’ Haunts All w/ $35M; ‘Now You See Me 2’ ($23M) Likely to Top ‘Warcraft’ ($22.5M) – BoxOffice Pro
I was a little surprised to see that Conjuring took the number 1 spot for Friday. I really had higher hopes for Now You See Me 2. All I can say for [...]
Congratulations Disney! Zootopia Crosses $1 Billion at the Worldwide Box Office
Congratulations to Disney’s Zootopia becoming just the second movie this year to cross $1 billion at the worldwide box office, after Captain America: [...]
‘TMNT: Out of the Shadows’ Director Dave Green on Turtles, NYC, and Fan Nostalgia | BoxOffice Pro
A short article with director Dave Green on the new TMNT movie. It is nice to hear that he was such a huge fan of the Turtles growing up. It really shows [...]
WTF is with this…”Finding Dory Trailer Hints at First Disney Lesbian Couple”
The latest trailer for Pixar’s Finding Nemo sequel has led to some interesting speculation. The first lesbian couple may arrive in Disney’s [...]
Early Weekend Estimates: ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Culls $61M/$74M 3-Day/4-Day Memorial Weekend Launch; ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ Eyes $31M/$40M – BoxOffice Pro
Saturday Update: Fox reports this morning that X-Men: Apocalypse scored an estimated opening day of $26.4 million on Friday, including Thursday night’s [...]