Film critic Rex Reed may not have enjoyed Melissa McCarthy's performance in Identity Thief, but that didn't stop moviegoers from coming out in droves to see the new comedy over the weekend.
Identity Thief, which stars Jason Bateman as the victim of McCarthy's (yep) identity thief, opened in first place by a landslide, earning $36.6 million over the weekend despite a severe winter storm that caused several movie theaters in the Northeast to close temporarily, Box Office Mojo reports.
Christoph Waltz and Jamie Foxx
Christmas was good to three holiday newcomers at the box office, but they were no match for The Hobbit.
In its third week atop the chart, The Hobbit grossed an estimated...
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey broke the December opening weekend record, but failed to reach the $100 million mark.
The Lord of the Rings prequel grossed an estimated $84.7 million, Box Office Mojo reports. No other new releases opened against the film, which left...
Jessica Biel and Gerard Butler
The final Twilight film finally fell from the top spot at the box office, but Gerard Butler wasn't the one to take Bella and Edward down.
It was Bond, James Bond, who reclaimed the throne four weeks after debuting at No. 1. Skyfall grossed an estimated...
Brad Pitt may be able to sell cologne, but he wasn't able to sell tickets for his new movie, Killing Them Softly.
The drama grossed an estimated $7 million in its opening weekend to rank...