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2:00 PM on 07.28.2014

Box Office Numbers: You Love Lucy

It looks like I bet on the wrong horse. In a neat turn of events, audiences flocked more toward the weird outsider film, Lucy, than the sweating mass of manmeat, Hercules. I'd like to take this time to thank America for being...

Nick Valdez


10:00 AM on 07.21.2014

Box Office Numbers: #CrimeDeux

While Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took the top spot again this week (making $36 million), I already decided I was going to dedicate this week's Box Office Numbers to #CrimeDay (be sure to enter our Purge contest!). Making ...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 07.14.2014

Box Office Numbers: I Love You, Dr. Zaius!

You've made the right choice America. Unlike China (whose country allowed Transformers: Age of Extinction to become its highest grossing film ever), you went to see the better Summer film. Plus, it has monkeys who also talk s...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 07.07.2014

Box Office Numbers: Rollout

Transformers: Age of Extinction is still making money as it claims the top spot for a second week with $36 million. Not even Tammy, the new, barely comedic Melissa McCarthy film could even dethrone it as it makes $24 million....

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 06.30.2014

Box Office Numbers: Reboots in Disguise

Transformers: Age of Extinction is not a very good movie. It's much harder to defend than the rest of the series because it lacks simple things like plot, characters, and proper editing. But hey, Dinobots! But within the depr...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 06.23.2014

Box Office Numbers: Twosies

Apparently it really does take two to make a thing go right. Sequels absolutely dominated the box office last weekend. In first place is Think Like A Man Too at $30 million, 22 Jump Street follows closely with $29 million, an...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 06.16.2014

Box Office Numbers: Wiggity Wiggity Wiggity Whack

Some of 'em try to rhyme but they can't rhyme like this, some of 'em try to rhymre but they can't rhyme like this, some of 'em try to rhyme but they can't rhyme like this.  22 Jump Street took first place last weekend, r...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 06.09.2014

Box Office Numbers: All You Need is Third Place

I was really hoping Edge of Tomorrow would win the top spot this weekend so I'd be able to put Lady Gaga lyrics into this post, but sadly that didn't come to pass. Now I'm just left with all of these useless "All You Need is ...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 06.02.2014

Box Office Numbers: Un-Jolievable

I thought X-Men: Days of Future Past would stay on the top through the end of May, but boy did I not see Maleficent coming (raking in $70 million dollars!). In my favorite performance of the year so far, Angelina Jolie turns ...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 05.26.2014

Box Office Numbers: Mays of Future Past

With one more week in May left to go, I'm guessing X-Men: Days of Future Past is going to take it home. Raking in $90 million (just a little under Godzilla's performance from last week) over the Memorial Day Weekend, Day...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 05.19.2014

Box Office Numbers: Still King of the Monsters

After a roaring smash through the box office, Godzilla did the Monster Mash all over every film this weekend earning over $93 million dollars, making it Warner Bros' biggest May opening ever. If Matt's review is anything to g...

Nick Valdez





11:00 AM on 05.13.2014

Box Office Numbers: It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Wow, that was fast. After only a week at the top of the box office (and causing quite a ruckus in our community), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is now second place to Neighbors, the latest Seth Rogen starring film. Confident as th...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 05.05.2014

Box Office Numbers: Whatever a Spider Can

Summer has officially begun folks with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 raking in over $92 million dollars! That's summer blockbuster status, son! From here on out, expect nothing but big films, big reactions (don't forget to add you...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 04.28.2014

Box Office Numbers: All the Women, Independent

Toppling Captain America: The Winter Soldier's April domination is The Other Woman, a movie that looks like (and turns out to be according to Matt's review) a less fun version of John Tucker Must Die. I don't understand why, ...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 04.21.2014

Box Office Numbers: Still Livin' in America

For the third week in a row, Captain America: The Winter Soldier claimed the top spot at the box office this weekend with $26 million. Although it's surprising since a whole host of new, mediocre looking films released this p...

Nick Valdez

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

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