Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2

A lot of times when you see box office results, the only one that seems to matter is the United States, but with just about everything else in the world these days, there is a big world out there that also matters. As I have said a countless number of times, for a movie to… read more

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For the first time in history, three films in the same film season have cross the billion dollar mark for global revenue. Yes, Transformers: Dark of the Moon has now entered the not-so-exclusive-anymore billion dollar movie club. It was just yesterday that I noted that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2 had crossed… read more

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 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2 has joined the ranks of the films to break the $1 billion dollar box office mark for global ticket sales, marking only the ninth film to do so. While impressive, it also shows that the measurement of a successful movie based on dollar amounts is hopelessly broken.… read more

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In what is sure to turn in to a day long battle of pennies, two films tied for the top box office spot this weekend: Cowboys & Aliens and The Smurfs. One thing to remember with these top box office reports each week is they are based off of estimates until much later in the… read more

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Knocking the boy wizard from the top box office spot, Captain America: The First Avenger planted his flag at the top of the mountain. Captain America took the top box office spot this weekend with $65.8 million, beating the last Marvel movie, Thor, by a mere $100,000 for a weekend total.  The latter went on… read more

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 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2 didn’t hit the $180 million some expected it would, but it did have the biggest opening weekend ever at $168.5 million. The former record holder was The Dark Knight at $158.4 million, and factoring in the extra fees for 3D, attendance was slightly lower, but still impressive for the… read more

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Normally I like to wait for the weekend to end before I report on the box office numbers, but what is currently happening with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2 is just too amazing to pass up. The Thursday night midnight screenings pulled in an amazing $43.5 million from 3,800 locations, easily surpassing… read more

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Considering the competition it was facing, it isn’t all that surprising that Transformers: Dark of the Moon won another weekend at the box office. Falling 52% from it’s opening weekend, the third Transformers film brought in another $47 million and is actually doing quite well, and is holding onto it’s audience better than the second… read more

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