Mature audiences, fans keeping secrets and Tyler Perry all factored into the strong second week win
Monster reboot opens with $23 million, ahead of Disney's "Alexander," but Robert Downey Jr.'s "The Judge" can't catch "Annabelle"
Monster reboot, Ben Affleck mystery on $25 million pace. Disney's family tale "Alexander" third as Robert Downey Jr.'s "The Judge" trails "Annabelle"
The judge and his defense attorney deliver, but the jury is hung on how good the rest of movie is
Star's clashes with obstinate father Robert Duvall resonate but film goes down too cynically sweet
Three wide openers make for another close and busy weekend in what's been a roller-coaster year
"If anyone has a script like 'Rain Man,' seriously we want it," said WB's Greg Silverman at TheGrill
As usual, the Toronto International Film Festival's opening-night film is designed more for audiences than critics
David Dobkin film also stars Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga and Billy Bob Thornton