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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Straight Outta Compton’…And Into The Top Spot

Director F. Gary Gray’s “gangsta rap” biodrama earned an estimated $56-million on its debut weekend, giving it a runaway first-place finish.

08/17/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’ Remains On Top

On its second weekend, the fifth installment in the Mission: Impossible franchise, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, earned an estimated $29-million to repeat as the first-place attraction.

08/10/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: Mission Accomplished For ‘Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation’

The action thriller, Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, based on the classic TV series and starring Tom Cruise, debuted by earning an estimated $56-million.

08/03/2015

("Despicable Me 2" stars the voice of Steve Carell.)

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Minions’ Fight Off Competition In Weekend Debut

Second and third place were claimed by the two movies that have dominated multiplex traffic the last couple weekends.

07/13/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: Closer Race, But ‘Jurassic World’ Stomps Competition Again

The Jurassic Park sequel made it three weekends in a row at the top.

06/29/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Jurassic World’ Takes Big Bite Out Of Competition

The dinosaur fantasy follow-up earned an estimated $205-million on its opening weekend, the second biggest domestic opening ever, behind only that of The Avengers’ $207-million in 2012.

06/15/2015

(Dwayne Johnson stars in "San Andreas.")

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘San Andreas’ Rumbles To The Top

The earthquake disaster thriller piloted by Dwayne Johnson debuted by earning an estimated $53-million.

06/01/2015

Tomorrowland is a science fiction mystery adventure about a magical realm, the result of an ambitious and optimistic project by a secret society founded by the towering Gustave Eiffel, Jules Verne, and Thomas Edison at the World’s Fair in Paris in 1889.

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Tomorrowland’ Lands Top Spot

The family science fiction saga starring George Clooney finished first at the box office, although not by much, earning an estimated $32-million on its debut weekend.

05/25/2015

(Anna Kendrick, center, stars in "Pitch Perfect 2.")

Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ Hits High Note

‘Pitch Perfect 2,’ the a cappella comedy follow-up starring Anna Kendrick, finished first with an estimated $70-million.

05/18/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Holds Strong

The superhero fantasy sequel earned an estimated $77-million on its second weekend, pushing its cumulative total over the $300-million mark.

05/11/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: Super Debut For ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

The Marvel Comics-inspired fantasy sequel to ‘The Avengers’ debuted with an estimated, whopping $188-million.

05/04/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Furious 7’ Still Not Slowing Down

The action-thriller sequel, Furious 7, extended its first-place string to four weekends in a row, earning an estimated $18-million on its fourth weekend of release.

04/27/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Furious 7’ Continues To Set The Pace

The seventh installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise earned an estimated $61-million on its second weekend of release, giving it another runaway first-place finish.

04/13/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Furious 7’ Races To The Top

Installment number seven in the popular ‘Fast and the Furious’ franchise earned an estimated whopping $143-million on its debut weekend.

04/06/2015

("Home" stars characters voiced by Jim Parsons, Rihanna, and others.)

Weekend Box Office Report: Moviegoers Welcome ‘Home’

‘Home,’ the animated science fiction comedy, earned an estimated, robust $54-million on its debut weekend.

03/30/2015

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