Five new releases weren't enough to dethrone Taken 2 from the top of the box office.
The action film held onto the No. 1 spot, grossing an estimated $22.5 million in its second week of release, according to Box Office Mojo. Ben Affleck's third directorial effort, Argo, led the weekend's new films, to land at...
Taken 2 easily took the top spot at the weekend box office.
The Liam Neeson action film grossed an estimated $50 million in its first weekend of release, doubling the opening weekend totals for the first Taken film in 2009, according to Box Office Mojo. Last weekend's No. 1 film, Hotel Transylvania, fell to...
Business was booming for new releases Hotel Transylvania and Looper over the weekend at the box office.
The animated film from Adam Sandler grossed an estimated $43 million in its first weekend and set a new record for...
It was a close finish at the box office, as two new releases ended the weekend poised to tie for first, with a third new film close on their heels.
The new Jennifer Lawrence thriller House at the End of the Street grossed an estimated $13 million, the same amount...
The fifth Resident Evil movie came out of the gate at the top of the box office, but it couldn't beat the franchise's three previous films.
Resident Evil: Retribution grossed an estimated $21.2 million, less than than the...
The Possession held onto the top spot at the box office during one of the lowest-grossing box office weekends this year.
In its second week, the horror movie grossed an estimated $9.5 million, according to Box Office Mojo. Lawless took the No. 2 spot with...
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Horror film The Possession came in No. 1 at the box office over Labor Day weekend, while Lawless came in second and Oogieloves in the BIG Balloon Adventure set a record for one of the worst openings of all time.
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The former Governor of California stayed on top of a slow weekend the box office, but it was a new documentary about President Barack Obama that showed real strength.
2016: Obama's America expanded to more than 900 theaters and rose more than 400 percent to gross an estimated $6.2 million and come in at...