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Box Office: ‘Rogue One’ Narrowly Beats ‘Hidden Figures’ to Win Weekend
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Box Office: ‘Rogue One’ Narrowly Beats ‘Hidden Figures’ to Win Weekend

Courtesy of 20th Century Fox Disney-Lucasfilm’s “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” edged “Hidden Figures” in the race for the top spot at the North American box office with an estimated $22 million at 4,175 locations, estimates showed Sunday. “Hidden Figures,” a comedy-drama about pioneering African-American women in the early […]

Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Wins Friday in Close Race With ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’
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Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Wins Friday in Close Race With ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’

Courtesy of 20th Century Fox Heading into the weekend, a tight race was projected between “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” “Sing” and “Hidden Figures,” the latter of which showed a strong expansion judging by early estimates. Sure enough, Fox’s “Hidden Figures” earned $7.6 million at 2,471 locations to win […]

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Hits $838 Million Worldwide
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‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Hits $838 Million Worldwide

Courtesy of Disney/Lucasfilm “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” remains unstoppable at the world’s multiplexes, hitting $838.3 million worldwide after three weeks. The eighth “Star Wars” movie grossed $3.8 million domestically at 4,157 locations on Thursday, giving it $455.2 million in its first 21 days. It trails only “Finding Dory” […]

Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Takes $1.2 Million in Thursday Night Expansion
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Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Takes $1.2 Million in Thursday Night Expansion

Courtesy of 20th Century Fox Fox’s historical comedy-drama “Hidden Figures” took in a solid $1.2 million from 2,250 new locations on Thursday night previews as it expands into wide release. “Hidden Figures,” centered on a group of female African-American mathematicians and scientists in the early days of America’s space program, […]

Germany's Box Office Falls 12.4% as Local Films Slump
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Germany's Box Office Falls 12.4% as Local Films Slump

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Germany Comedy ‘Welcome to the Hartmanns’ was the top local film in Germany last year Germany’s box office plummeted 12.4% last year to EUR994 million ($1.04 billion), according to provisional figures released Wednesday by comScore. The shortfall in the world’s eighth-biggest movie-going territory was caused primarily […]

Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Looking Like Winner as ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Keep Chugging
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Box Office: ‘Hidden Figures’ Looking Like Winner as ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Keep Chugging

Courtesy of 20th Century Fox The winter holidays may be over, but Hollywood is still hoping to capture a little bit more of their residual glow as it heads into January. Fox’s “Hidden Figures,” Sony’s “Underworld: Blood Wars,” and Focus Features’ “A Monster Calls” will all try to lure moviegoers […]