Box office

The LEGO Movie opens to big box office

Simon Brew News Feb 10, 2014

A near-$70m opening weekend cements The LEGO Movie as the first big blockbuster success of the year...

The Wolverine scores at the global box office

Ryan Lambie News Jul 29, 2013

Although a modest success in the US, The Wolverine's international box office was the highest of any X-Men film yet released...

US box office report: The Possession wins weak weekend

John Gosling News Sep 9, 2012

The Possession, Lawless and The Words top the US box office...

The Avengers scores record-shattering $200.3m US opening weekend

The Avengers
Simon Brew News May 6, 2012

The US opening weekend results are in for The Avengers, and it's shattered Harry Potter's record-breaking first weekend take. That's just for starters...

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes hits at the box office

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes
Simon Brew News Aug 8, 2011

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes might just be the critical and commercial surprise of the summer, as the film soars to number one at the US box office...

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2 smashes box office records

Simon Brew News Jul 18, 2011

The finale of the Harry Potter movie franchise has taken a staggering $476m — in under a week!

Weekend US box office report: Diary Of A Wimpy Kid Rodrick rules the box office

Ron Hogan News Mar 28, 2011

Diary Of A Wimpy Kid takes down Sucker Punch at the US box office, as Zack Snyder's latest fails to strike gold...

US box office report: Battle: Los Angeles battles to the top of the charts

Ron Hogan News Mar 14, 2011

Battle: Los Angeles holds off Rango, Red Riding Hood and Mars Needs Moms to rule the weekend US box office chart...

Weekend US box office report: The future Is Unknown

Ron Hogan News Feb 21, 2011

Unknown trumps I Am Number Four, Big Mommas: Like Father Like Son, Justin Bieber and Gnomeo & Juliet at the US box office. Liam Neeson, clearly, rules...