Cars 2 and Bad Teacher both beat box-office expectations in their first weekend of release, Box Office Mojo reports.
Cars 2 grossed an estimated $68 million and surpassed the opening weekend of the first Cars, which took in $60.1 million in 2006. Not only did Cars 2 outpace...
Green Lantern debuted atop the box office, though it failed to live up to some of its comic book-based predecessors, Box Office Mojo reports.
The action movie, starring Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively, grossed an estimated $52.7 million in its first weekend of release. The figure was higher than The Green Hornet's $33.5 million take in January, but lower than the opening numbers for...
X-Men: First Class
X-Men: First Class won the top spot at the box office in its first weekend, according to Box Office Mojo.
It grossed an estimated $56 million, higher than the first X-Men film released in 2000 ($54.5 million), but notably lower than...
Johnny Depp and Geoffrey Rush
The fourth Pirates of the Caribbean film sailed to the top of the weekend box office, Box Office Mojo reports.
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides brought in some major booty — an estimated $90.1 million — to become the top opening of 2011. However, the debut was notably lower than that of the...
Bridesmaids walked behind Thor, which kept its top spot at the movie box office.
The film about the hammer-wielding thunder god raked in $34.5 million (bringing its two-weekend total to $119.3 million) while the wedding comedy, written by and starring Saturday Night Live's Kristen Wiig, grossed a creditable $24.4 million, Box Office Mojo reports.
Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, Vin Diesel
The latest installment in The Fast and Furious franchise revved up the box office, breaking records for the biggest April opening ever, Box Office Mojo reports.
Fast Five grossed an estimated $83.6 million, and also broke...