Safe House

Apparently the movie going audience was ready for a new animated feature about the environment. Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax opened to a huge $70.7 million, making it the sixth best ever opening for an animated feature, and the second best for a non-sequel behind only The Simpsons.  Seeing as the budget was $70 million, it’s… read more

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It seems the Navy SEALs take everything by storm, including the box office. Act of Valor, a modern warfare shoot them-up starring real Navy SEAL team members, debuted in the top spot this weekend with a healthy $24.7 million. I am sure you will be surprised to learn the movie skewed heavily to a male… read more

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Last week’s number two film took the top spot this week while a sequel crashed on arrival. Safe House came in second place last week, but took the number one spot this week with an estimated $24 million, dropping 40.3% from its first outing. It’s currently trailing other Denzel Washington outings, but not by much.… read more

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The box office was dominated by new releases this weekend, indicating that the public was ready for some fresh blood. Taking the top spot this weekend was the female-friendly The Vow taked in a very healthy $41.7 million over the three days.  The movie deals with a wife slipping into coma after a car accident… read more

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A movie with some of the smallest media buzz I have seen in some time managed to take the crown at the box office this weekend. Chronicle, the latest in the “found footage” genre, ended up winning out the weekend with $22 million at the box office. With a smallish budget of $12 million, and… read more

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