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10:00 AM on 09.15.2014

Box Office Numbers: Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

Surprising absolutely everyone, No Good Deed managed to take the top spot at the box office during a dead weekend. Seriously, if you had to choose between a glistening, shirtless Idris Elba, watching a poorly advertised crime...

Nick Valdez


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10:00 AM on 09.08.2014

Box Office Numbers: Wake Me Up When September Ends

Now that Summer's officially over, we've hit that period where new releases just sort of die out until the end of the month for some reason. Maybe it's in anticipation of the Summer films dominating the box office, but the go...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 09.01.2014

Box Office Numbers: Summertime Sadness

Apparently Summer box office performances are at their worst since 2006. According to Variety, ticket sales are down 15% from last year and although films like Guardians of the Galaxy (which is now the highest grossing film o...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 08.25.2014

Box Office Numbers: Football in the Groin

Even with all of the illustrious new options like the sequel to a nine year old movie and, uh, football, it looks like everyone just decided to watch Guardians of the Galaxy again (or stayed at home and watched the big Simpso...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 08.18.2014

Box Office Numbers: T.M.N.T.R.E.A.M

Get the money, turtle turtle shell y'aaaaaaalllllllll. For some reason, folks still wanted to see Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles last weekend despite having tons of mediocre options at their disposal. Not having seen it myself,...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 08.11.2014

Box Office Numbers: Turtle Power

Knock knock, America was shell shocked. In a semi-surprise, the TMNT movie managed to take the top spot over Guardians of the Galaxy's second week (getting both $65 million smackaroos and a sequel). It'd be interesting to see...

Nick Valdez

12:00 PM on 08.04.2014

Box Office Numbers: Galaxian

As expected, Guardians of the Galaxy made a ton of money its opening weekend despite one theater showing Rise of the Guardians instead, and no one really knowing what it was to begin with. In typical Marvel fashion, Guardians...

Nick Valdez

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