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12:00 PM on 04.14.2014

Box Office Numbers: Try and Stop Us

For the second week in a row, Captain America: The Winter Soldier takes the top spot at the box office raking in just over $41 million. Coming in at an extremely close second is Rio 2, with $39 million. It nearly took the who...

Nick Valdez


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11:00 AM on 04.07.2014

Box Office Numbers: America...F**k yeah.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier may not be the best movie, but it's a great follow up to The First Avenger and it's going to be especially hard for future Marvel films to top. Given that The Winter Soldier set a new recor...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 03.24.2014

Box Office Numbers: She's Just a Girl But She's Different

It's been three weeks since I've done one of these posts, and boy do things change. When I last recapped the box office performances Non Stop was making 30 million, and Tyler Perry only had three other movies out. Now Tyler P...

Nick Valdez

2:07 PM on 03.11.2014

The Grand Budapest Hotel is a record-breaker

Wes Anderson's latest kitsch-fest, The Grand Budapest Hotel, earned over $800,000 in the course of its first limited run. On Friday, the movie opened in four theaters -- two in NYC, two in LA -- earning over $200,000 per thea...

Mike Cosimano

10:00 AM on 03.03.2014

Box Office Numbers: Ron Stoppable

It looks like Jesus couldn't even put a stop to my boy, Liam Neesons (and I'll always refer to him as such because of Key & Peele). Non-Stop took first place (beating out the awesomely strong LEGO Movie) raking in a cool ...

Nick Valdez

12:51 PM on 02.24.2014

Box Office Numbers: All hails the mighty LEGO

The LEGO Movie didn't face much stiff competition this week, but it still pulled in a whopping amount beating out both new releases and pulling in more money than many films make in their entire run. Looks like word of mouth ...

Matthew Razak

10:00 AM on 02.17.2014

Box Office Numbers: She's a Brick House

In case you were wondering, not even a robot cop, fairy tale Colin Farrell, or Kevin Hart movie could topple the awesomeness that is The LEGO Movie brick house. It made a mighty mighty $43 million last weekend, beating out th...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 02.10.2014

Box Office Numbers: Bricks on Bricks on Bricks

It looks like audiences did the right thing and supported the truly awesome film this weekend. While I'll always be sad I missed out on Vampire Academy (and I'm sure it'll be a big hit on home video like Mean Girls), I'm glad...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 02.03.2014

Box Office Numbers: Ghost Ride the Whip

Ride Along is still in first and has now grossed $93 millions dollars in revenue over its three week stint on the top of the chart. It's January, so this was bound to happen, I suppose. Not even new releases like That Awkward...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 01.27.2014

Box Office Numbers: Still Ridin'

As expected, Ride Along is still riding along as it claims its second week at the box office. Not even the well advertised I, Frankenstein could topple it as it claims a meager fifth place opening. Other than that, every othe...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 01.20.2014

Box Office Numbers: I Wanna Take You For A Ride

It's January folks. That means it's time to play catch up on all the movies you missed out on last year (I finally saw Gravity last weekend and I liked it alright) because there's absolutely nothing of value until February 7t...

Nick Valdez





10:00 AM on 01.13.2014

Box Office Numbers: The Legend of Nopecules

While we were busy talking about some of the best films of 2013, 2014 farted out its worst film, The Legend of Hercules. According to Matt's review, it's absolutely terrible so go watch it if you like train wrecks. Instead, m...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 01.06.2014

Box Office Numbers: Don't Let Go

Six weeks after its initial release, who would've guessed Disney's Frozen would still have drawing power? Beating out last weekend's big release, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, Frozen still raked in $20 million smackar...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 12.30.2013

Box Office Numbers: Last weekend of 2013 y'all

With five or so new movies releasing to theaters on Christmas Day, I had no idea what film would reign supreme. I figured with all of that competition The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug wouldn't snag the top spot again,...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 12.23.2013

Box Office Numbers: There and back again

Last week I had forgotten to predict a movie would win the weekend, and good thing I didn't because I would've been completely wrong here. I knew The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug had at least another week, but man did...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 12.16.2013

Box Office Numbers: The Desolation of Smog

So China experiences a smog problem around the release of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and you think it's a coincidence? Think again buddy. You're looking at the best kind of viral marketing. An advertisement so strong...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 12.09.2013

Box Office Numbers: Freezer Burned

Last week I had predicted that The Hunger Games: Catching Fire would run out of steam its third week out as Disney's Frozen would gain ground thanks to all of the positive buzz (stemming from Disney's biggest opening weekend ...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 12.02.2013

Box Office Numbers: A Song of Ice and Fire

Last week after The Hunger Games: Catching Fire set fire to all of the theaters, I had predicted that it still had another week sitting at number one despite a new Disney Princess film hitting last weekend. You know what? I w...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 11.25.2013

Box Office Numbers: She's Just a Girl But She's On Fire

Last week I predicted The Hunger Games: Catching Fire would do well because duh, but I had no idea it would practically blow up all theaters everywhere. Raking in over 160 million dollars it practically destroyed all competit...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 11.18.2013

Box Office Numbers: Nailin' the Best Man

I was worried for Thor a bit there this weekend. Coming in strong for some reason on Friday, The Best Man Holiday nearly made enough money to out hammer Thor's big hammer. But then Thor's hammer won over in the end when it ba...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 11.11.2013

Box Office Numbers: Hammer Down

Just as I predicted last week, Ender's Game didn't matter since Thor: The Dark World got audiences hammered last weekend. What I didn't see coming, however, was how much Ender's Game was going to get tossed by the wayside. Dr...

Nick Valdez

9:00 AM on 11.04.2013

Box Office Numbers: Game On

This week's box office performances are dominated by Ender's Game, the development hell based on the movie based on the book. And don't worry, Orson Scott Card isn't getting a penny from box office performance. I know so...

Nick Valdez