Why 'Star Trek Into Darkness' $84 Million Opening Wasn't Enough (Video) 1 day ago
Can a movie make $84 million in five days and knock off "Iron Man 3" at the box office and still be considered underwhelming?
By Todd Cunningham
Peter Jackson's Middle-earth epic ups foreign box office gross to $560M and $825M worldwide. "Life of Pi" hits $300M overseas
Oscar hopefuls "Zero Dark Thirty" and "Silver Linings Playbook" get a box-office lift following nominations from Writers Guild and Producers Guild
"Django Unchained" and "Les Misérables" look likely to cross $100 million domestically this weekend
Only one major release, "Texas Chainsaw 3D," will open in a crowded market
"Hobbit" cops top spot in Australia with $18M debut. "Life of Pi" raises its overseas total to $220M with $39M week
Summit Entertainment's tsunami survival saga "The Impossible" jumps 28 percent. "Silver Linings Playbook" expands and raises per-screen average
"The Hobbit" claims its third straight weekend win with $32.9M, topping "Django" ($30.6M) and "Les Miserables" ($28M)
The 23rd film in the 50-year-old 007 franchise, "Skyfall" is easily the best Bond ever when it comes to box office
"The Hobbit" crosses $200M domestically as "Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained" are on track for $28M box-office weekends
"Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained," trying to build on record-breaking Christmas debuts, will challenge two-time box-office champ "The Hobbit"
Online ticket retailer Fandango on Tuesday says it topped the mark set earlier this year on the day "The Avengers" opened
"Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained" blow past expectations with record-breaking Christmas Day debuts; "The Hobbit" is No. 3, just ahead of the other opener, "Parental Guidance"
Analysis: When profoundly male-skewing "Django Unchained" takes on the very female-friendly "Les Miserables" in the Christmas Day box-office battle, who wins?
Ang Lee's lyrical epic "Life of Pi" ends its 5-week run in China with more than $90M, topping its $76M U.S. gross as "Lost in Thailand' takes over
Michael Haneke's "Amour," a front-runner for Best Foreign Language Oscar, takes in $70K from three theaters
The early numbers for "Les Miserables" in Japan compare with those of an earlier Universal blockbuster, "Mamma Mia"
Kathryn Bigelow's tale of hunt for Osama bin Laden, "Zero Dark Thirty," averages $82K on five screens in limited debut
"Hobbit" repeats atop box office with $36M, followed by "Jack Reacher" at $15M with Judd Apatow's "This is 40" next at $12M. "Guilt Trip" can't get untracked
"Hobbit" heads for $32M 2nd week. "Jack Reacher" on $16M pace and Judd Apatow's "This is $40" looking at $13M opening
Sony's "Skyfall" gets a release date that will be critical to its bid for $1B at box office
The Weinstein Company says its tracking indicates Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" will connect with African-Americans
"Ted" leads the way as seven Universal films crack $200M, and the studio hits $2.9B at the worldwide box office
Tom Cruise's "Jack Reacher" will battle for No. 2 with Judd Apatow's comedy "This Is 40," as "The Hobbit" will continue to dominate holiday box office
"Zero Dark Thirty" is doing killer box office in five theaters
Kathryn Bigelow's tale of the manhunt for Osama bin Laden "Zero Dark Thirty" goes up against other newcomers "Guilt Trip" and "Amour" on Wednesday
Analysis: A broad lineup of strong movies, with several mature-skewing over-performers, has Hollywood heading for its biggest year ever at box office
All makers of loud, stupid action movies only wish their films delivered as much sheer sensation as this latest installment in the vroom-vroom saga