“Les Miserables” sang its way to the top of the Christmas Day box office.
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” had a bountiful box office opening, earning $70.7 million in its first weekend to score the biggest debut of the year.
Tom Cruise is off to a good start for the new year with a second-straight No. 1 weekend at the box office.
Harry Potter has cast his biggest spell yet with a record-breaking first day at the box office for his final film. Distributor Warner Bros. reports that “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″ summoned up $92.1 million domestically on opening day Friday.
Harry Potter still has that magic touch — even before dawn.
“Transformers: Dark of the Moon” has $97.5 million in the bank at the domestic box office since opening Tuesday night. Distributor Paramount estimated Saturday that the movie could top the holiday weekend records held by “Spider-Man 2″ and “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse.”
“Thor” nailed down the No. 1 spot at the box office again.
The summer-style blockbuster “Battle: Los Angles” performed like one at the box office, opening to a strong debut of $36 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. The film stars Aaron Eckhart as a veteran soldier leading a platoon of Marines in combat against invading aliens.
The animated Paramount film featuring Johnny Depp as the voice of a Wild West chameleon sheriff rode into town with a $38 million debut, according to studio estimates released Sunday.
Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston are America’s box-office sweethearts, but Justin Bieber is the valentine for teens.
Jeff Bridges’ sci-fi sequel “Tron: Legacy” has leaped to the top of the box-office grid with a $43.6 million opening weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Hair has won out over Harry Potter at the weekend box office. Mandy Moore’s animated musical “Tangled,” a new take on long-haired fairy-tale princess Rapunzel, sewed up the No. 1 spot with $21.5 million in its second weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. That raised the Disney release’s domestic total to $96.5 million.