Bill Wine Movie Reviews
The youth-oriented science fiction thriller, The Maze Runner, claimed first place, earning an estimated $33-million on its weekend debut.
The suspense thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson opened by earning an estimated $25-million and finished first at the box office.
On a slow-as-molasses weekend at multiplexes with little in the way of new releases, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ remained in first place by default.
The comic book-generated holdover, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ earned an estimated $18-million for a second first-place finish.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the new remake of the action-adventure kidflick, earned an estimated $65-million over the weekend and claimed first place, replacing last weekend’s leader.
The science fiction sequel, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, made it two weeks in a row in first place at the box office.
The science fiction sequel, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, has galloped away with the box office crown.
Transformers: Age of Extinction, the fourth installment in the science fiction series, earned an estimated $100-million for a runaway first-place finish.
The ensemble comedy sequel, ‘Think Like a Man Too,’ featuring Kevin Hart, earned an estimated $30–million on its debut weekend, grabbing the top spot at the box office.
’22 Jump Street,’ the sequel to 21 Jump Street, once again starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, jumped to a first-place finish by earning an estimated $60-million.
The suburban-conflict comedy, Neighbors, debuted with a strong first-place finish, earning an estimated, impressive $52–million.
The fantasy sequel, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, made it three weekends in a row in first place at the box office by earning an estimated $26-million in its third weekend of release.
The animated comedy Mr. Peabody & Sherman climbed into the top spot on its second weekend of release by earning an estimated $21-million.
Sunday evening’s Academy Awards telecast marks the fifth year in the era of the Best Picture Times Two experiment, and it would appear to have caught on.
The Oscars are upon us, and the slates of nominees on display on Sunday evening during the Academy Awards ceremony are the usual mix of familiar faces and first-timers.