Mockingjay Part 1, the first half of the final installment in the Hunger Games franchise, struck gold at the box office this weekend, debuting at No. 1 with $123 million — but that's still a steep drop from its predecessors, Box Office Mojo reports.
Dumb and Dumber To squeaked into the No. 1 spot at the box office this weekend, taking in $38 million in its debut, Box Office Mojo reports. That's Jim Carrey's highest live-action opening since Bruce Almighty in 2003.
Christopher Nolan's much-anticipated new film Interstellar failed to win the box office in its opening weekend. The Matthew McConaughey flick grossed $50 million, but was edged out by the animated family film Big Hero 6, which also opened this weekend and earned $56.2 million, according to Box Office Mojo.
Jake Gyllenhaal's pulse-pounding thriller Nightcrawler and the supernatural horror film Ouija essentially tied at the box office over Halloween weekend,Box Office Mojo reports.
The supernatural horror film Ouija had a strong debut at the box office, taking in $20 million and ending the weekend in first place, Box Office Mojo reports.
Gone Girl was no match for Brad Pitt's Fury at the box office.
Gone Girl retained its place at the top of the box office chart over the weekend, earning $26.8 million in its second week in theaters, Box Office Mojo reports.
Gone Girl won the weekend box office, just edging out the new horror movie Annabelle.
Based on the best-selling book, Gone Girl stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike and grossed $38 million, according to Box Office Mojo. Annabelle followed close behind with $37.2 million.
Denzel Washington's new action flick The Equalizer opened in first place this weekend, taking in $35 million at the box office, according to Box Office Mojo. That's the fourth-highest September debut for a film ever.
The Maze Runner won the box office race this weekend, according to Box Office Mojo. The flick, starring Teen Wolf's Dylan O'Brien, raked in $32.5 million in its opening weekend.
Coming in the No. 2 spot was another new film, A Walk Among the Tombstones. The Liam Neeson-led movie earned $13.1 million. The ensemble piece This is Where I Leave You was right behind with $11.8 million.
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