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?
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?
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
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