Weekend Forecast: Can ‘Suicide Squad’ Break August Record?

The DC Cinematic Universe is likely going to live or die this weekend, based on the performance of the hotly anticipated Suicide Squad. After the terminal underperformance of Batman V Superman Dawn of Justice (which was expected to easily hit $1B+ and kickstart the DC universe) all eyes turned to Suicide Squad, the third installment in the DC Extended Universe. … Continue reading Weekend Forecast: Can ‘Suicide Squad’ Break August Record?

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Weekend Forecast: Can ‘Bourne’ Break Disappointing Summer Sequel Streak?

The fifth installment in the long running Bourne Identity franchise hits theaters this weekend, but it doesn't look like its set for a great start. Jason Bourne can be related to last years Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation in a number of different ways. For starters, they're both the fifth installment in a long running spy … Continue reading Weekend Forecast: Can ‘Bourne’ Break Disappointing Summer Sequel Streak?

Weekend Report: ‘Star Trek’ Takes Off, ‘Lights Out’ Shatters Expectations

It was a very busy weekend at the box office, and moviegoers decided to spread the wealth, with five different films all making over $20 million this weekend. Among the newcomers, Star Trek Beyond took in a solid if unspectacular $59 million, but the real story was newcomer horror film Lights Out, which was able to make … Continue reading Weekend Report: ‘Star Trek’ Takes Off, ‘Lights Out’ Shatters Expectations

Weekend Forecast: ‘Star Trek’ Set to Easily Top Busy Weekend

With three new wide releases and plenty of holdovers, it's going to be a very busy weekend at the box office. Star Trek Beyond is poised to easily take first place, while newcomer horror film Lights Out seems as though it could become a sleeper hit. Finally, Ice Age: Collision Course will likely continue the trend of lower … Continue reading Weekend Forecast: ‘Star Trek’ Set to Easily Top Busy Weekend