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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ fends off competition to stay No. 1 film

The success of “Crazy Rich Asians” has been welcomed by Asian filmmakers seeking greater representation in Hollywood.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ dazzles with US$34 million 5-day opening

Crazy Rich Asians is the first romantic comedy in almost three years (since Amy Schumer's Trainwreck) to open with more than US$20 million.

Box office: ‘The Meg’ bites off strong $44.5 million debut

"The Meg" will still have to secure big returns overseas to justify its expensive $130 million production budget.

‘Mission: Impossible’ in Cruise control at North America box office

Critics and audiences have warmed to the film, in which Cruise again does his own vertigo-inducing, cliff-hanging, exploding-car stunts.

‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ cruises past ‘Christopher Robin’

The sixth instalment of the Tom Cruise spy series remains No. 1 at the box office, pocketing US$124 million in North America to date. Overseas, it has amassed over US$205 million.

Better with age? Cruise’s latest ‘Impossible’ tops box office

Improbable? Maybe, but "Mission Impossible -- Fallout," the sixth and latest stunt-filled edition of the Tom Cruise action franchise has topped the weekend box office in North America, outperforming the five earlier "Impossibles."

Alibaba epic pulled after box office flop

The move highlights the challenges China's facing as it seeks to promote home-grown productions to rival imported Hollywood films.

Box office: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ marches to US$76 million launch

The Marvel sequel opened with US$76 million from 4,206 North American locations. That start is significantly ahead of the original "Ant-Man," which debuted with US$57 million in 2015.

‘Jurassic World’ still stomping on movie competition

“Fallen Kingdom” was in line with a forecast of $62 million from Box Office Pro. The movie’s global haul has already reached $935 million, according to Box Office Mojo.

Big, mean and making the green: ‘Jurassic’ tops North America box...

"Fallen Kingdom" has passed the $700 million mark worldwide, despite tepid reviews like the New York Times's suggestion that the film is little more than "a way for people with no other plans to grab some air conditioning."

Big, mean and making the green: ‘Jurassic World’ tops North America...

The dinosaur sequel, from Pixar and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment studio, fell short of the then-record $208 million opening by the last "Jurassic" movie in 2015

`Incredibles 2′ sets $180 million record haul for animated film

“Incredibles 2” surpassed the $135 million animated-film record set by Pixar’s own “Finding Dory” in 2016.

The women of ‘Ocean’s 8’ steal a big lead at the...

The film stars Bullock as Debbie Ocean, sister of Danny Ocean (originally played by George Clooney), as she assembles a gang of talented women to plan a seemingly impossible diamond heist from a glamorous gala in New York.

‘Solo’ stays aloft but loses altitude in North American theaters

Some film analysts blame "Star Wars" fatigue. Even by the standards of today's sequel/prequel-heavy Hollywood, the franchise has been prolific.

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ struggles to take off in opening...

The film, with a cast including Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke, was falling short not only in North America, box office tracker Exhibitor Relations predicted, but also abroad.

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ tops North American box office again

"Avengers: Infinity War" has now made US$548.1 million over three weeks.

‘Avengers’ hits US$1 billion in record-breaking 11 days

But with its enormous success, "Avengers" has left little oxygen for its competitors.

‘Avengers’ assemble at top of the box office

It was a record-breaking weekend for the North American box office as "Avengers: Infinity War" steamrolled the competition with heroic takings of $250 million, industry estimates showed on Sunday.

‘A Quiet Place’ sneaks back to top of the box office

Sci-fi horror film "A Quiet Place" snuck its way back to the top of the North American box offices over the weekend, beating out noisier action flick "Rampage," industry estimates showed Sunday.

‘Rampage’ sneaks past ‘Quiet Place’ to a box-office lead

Sci-fi action flick "Rampage" topped North American box offices over the weekend, taking in an estimated US$34.5 million to barely beat out horror film "A Quiet Place".

‘Black Panther’ pounces past ‘Titanic’ box office record

"Black Panther" broke more records over the weekend in North America, exceeding revenues from the 1997 blockbuster "Titanic," while horror thriller "A Quiet Place," with barely three minutes of dialogue, made a resounding $50.2 million debut.

‘Quiet Place’ makes a lot of noise in North American debut

Horror-thriller "A Quiet Place," a movie featuring barely three minutes of dialogue, made a resounding debut in North American theaters over the three-day weekend, taking in an estimated $50 million, industry tracker Exhibitor Relations said on Sunday.

Movies draw record US$40.6 billion at box office in 2017, MPAA...

Globally, the cinematic industry made 5% more money from box-office sales in 2017 than it did in 2016.

‘Ready Player One’ more-than-ready atop box office

Steven Spielberg's high-octane futuristic homage to films of the 1980s, "Ready Player One," debuted in top spot at the North American Easter Weekend box office, industry estimates showed on Sunday.