Sunday, March 31, 2013

'GI Joe: Retaliation' Tops Easter Weekend Box Office

 Paramount's decision to pull "GI Joe: Retaliation" from its scheduled release date last summer to convert the film into 3-D appears to have paid off. The film topped the Easter weekend box office with a $41.2 million haul.

Rentrak Announces Worldwide Box Office Results For Weekend Of March 31, 2013: PR Newswire: 'GI Joe' earns $41.2M

Sunday, March 17, 2013

'Oz' the first box-office blockbuster of 2013

Despite poor reviews, "Oz The Great and Powerful" continues to dominate the domestic box office. The film has taken in $145 million in its first two weeks of releaswe in the U.S. It's also a huge hit overseas.

Starring James Franco, the prequel to "The Wizard of Oz" still has a ways to go to earn back its $215 million productions costs, but it's headed in the right direction. The film was director by Sam Raimi (of the original "Spiderman" series fame).

'Oz' again tops box office with $42.2 million

Thursday, March 14, 2013