Independent Box Office: 'Place Beyond the Pines' Passes $20M 8 hours ago
“Place Beyond the Pines” this weekend became the first independent movie to cross $20 million this year.
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By Todd Cunningham
"Life of Pi," "Good Day to Die Hard" and "The Croods" drive distributor to plateau
They're often hits with fans and critics, but few have hit home runs at the multiplexes
It's expected to battle "Scary Movie 5" for the top spot, with both films aiming for $20M
The remake of Sam Raimi's 1981 horror classic made $26M -- and even pleased hardcore fans
Analysis: "Scary Movie 5" opens Friday and horror fans should be ready for a laugh
"Jurassic Park" was a hit in 3D, but domestic audiences are cooling to the format
The global gross for the caveman cartoon is $331M; "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" adds $40.2M to lead foreign box office for second consecutive week
Kinky thriller tops strong weekend as "Upstream Color" and Robert Redford's "The Company You Keep" open impressively too
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation" and "The Croods" are next at $21M and "Jurassic Park" 3D re-release is fourth with $18M
Gruesome remake of 1981 horror classic takes in $11.9M Friday, as 3D re-release of Steven Spielberg's blockbuster brings in $7M
Remake of Sam Raimi's 1981 horror classic and the 3D re-release of 1993's "Jurassic Park" are the only wide openers
The studio rolls out the 3D version of Steven Spielberg's 1993 sci-fi adventure on Friday
Paramount's decision to delay the franchise to make it 3D paid off this weekend
Analysis: Lionsgate marketers sold an "erotic thriller" -- but subtly signaled core fans that they'd get the moralistic message they count on from Perry
Ryan Gosling-Brad Cooper drama from Focus takes in $270K from four theaters in NY and LA
Toy soldier sequel, delayed for nine months for a 3D conversion, dominates Easter weekend with $50M debut and adds $80 million overseas.
Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper star in the likely awards contender, which is getting an unusual spring rollout
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation" is poised to make $45 million this weekend
Paramount's action sequel pushes opening envelope with early screenings at 7 and 9 p.m.
Paramount's 3D gamble looks ready to pay off with a $50M holiday weekend debut -- but the stakes are higher overseas
The Weinstein Company's Vietnam-era tale of Aussie singing group averages $10K in four theaters
DreamWorks Animation's prehistoric cartoon surges on Saturday, and takes in another $63M from overseas in debut
DreamWorks Animation's 3D cartoon eyes $43M, Film District terrorist thriller $28M; "Admission" soft, "Spring Breakers" on $4.7M pace
But the exhibition group predicts a rebound as the temperatures rise
DreamWorks Animation's 3D cartoon eyes a $40M weekend; "Olympus Has Fallen" and "Oz" will battle for second
The raunchy teen comedy starring James Franco expands into more than 1,000 theaters this weekend
Christine White was the woman next to William Shatner in "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet"