Oscar for ‘Best Picture’ Worth Its Weight in Gold – ABC News

ABC NewsFor a movie to win the Oscar for Best Picture is, of course, an honor. But what’s it worth at the box office? To find out, IBISWorld, an industry…

‘Shaadi Ke Side Effects’ Box Office Collection: Farhan-Vidya Starrer Earns ₹5 … – International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India [email protected]: Watched #ShaadiKeSideEffects ! Must say, an amazing movie with splendid performances by the leads. @FarOutAkhtar you were stupendous! @manavpurohit: Movie with meaning and message. Must…

Movie tragedy: Lives vs. box office – Savannah Morning News

Movie tragedy: Lives vs. box officeSavannah Morning NewsTHE SENSELESS tragedy in rural southeast Georgia that killed a young movie crew worker and injured seven others last week sent a shock…

Weekend Box Office: We Preview the Movie ‘Non-Stop’ – KSTP.com

Weekend Box Office: We Preview the Movie ‘Non-Stop’KSTP.comCasey Messer, host of The Reelz Show, gives you a preview of what’s hot at the box office. Out this weekend: “Non-Stop,” an…

Liam Neeson’s ‘Non-Stop’ Battles ‘Son of God’ for Box Office Glory – Variety

Liam Neeson’s ‘Non-Stop’ Battles ‘Son of God’ for Box Office GloryVarietyA pair of saviors battle for box office glory during Oscar weekend, with Universal’s Liam Neeson action-hero pic “Non-Stop” expected…

Box Office: ‘Divergent’ Tracking for $50 Million Opening – Variety

Box Office: ‘Divergent’ Tracking for $50 Million OpeningVarietyThe inevitable comparisons of “Divergent” to its kin “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games” may not be premature, as the film, bowing March 21,…

‘Son of God’ and other religious movies at the box office – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe gallery above gives a sampling of significant religious movies and their box office numbers of the past (using data from Rentrak and Box Office Mojo), as well…

‘Non-Stop’ movie tells an entertaining, yet implausible, story – Fox News

Fox NewsAn angry Liam Neeson is a fun Liam Neeson, and “Non-Stop” gives the brawny Irish star a chance to snarl and flex his might at 37,000 feet. In a…

Do Oscars matter at the box office anymore? – MarketWatch

MarketWatchMaybe once, but now box–office success depends on a myriad of factors: which movie you’re talking about, who made it, when the studio released it and whether the studio expanded…

Highway (7 Days) First Week Collection At Box Office – Oneindia Entertainment

Highway (7 Days) First Week Collection At Box OfficeOneindia EntertainmentDirector Imtiaz Ali’s recent release Highway, which has been made with a medium budget, has concluded the first week with decent…

‘Non-Stop’ and ‘Son of God’ could challenge reign of ‘Lego Movie’ – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe latest Liam Neeson thriller and a New Testament retelling could finally knock over “The Lego Movie” during Oscar weekend as the 3-D animated hit continues to build…

Box office preview: It’s Liam Neeson vs. Jesus – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyLiam Neeson is an earnings force unto himself, and his latest turn as an air marshal on a hijacked transatlantic flight in Non-Stop should evict The Lego Movie from…

‘Non-Stop’ To Battle ‘The Lego Movie’ At The Box Office This Weekend – RTT News

RTT NewsAfter three straight weekends of dominance, “The Lego Movie” could give up its number one box office slot this weekend to “Non-Stop,” an action-thriller starring Liam Neeson looking to…

Oscar Disconnect: Top Box Office Movies Earned 4x More than Nominated Movies – NewsBusters (blog)

Oscar Disconnect: Top Box Office Movies Earned 4x More than Nominated MoviesNewsBusters (blog)But just one (“Gravity”) of the top 10 box office films was nominated for Best Picture. Some of…

China Bans Nine Cinemas From Screening New Films Amid … – Deadline.com

Deadline.comchinaflag2__130403012941 Making good on a promise to get tough with exhibitors who manipulate box office figures, Chinese authorities have banned nine movie theaters from screening new films. The state-controlled Xinhua…

Holy box office! Bible-based movies flood theaters – Today.com

Today.comThree films — “Son of God,” “Noah” and “Exodus” — all draw from the best-selling book of all time for their source material, and producers are hoping to spread the…

Producers hope religious films reap heavenly box office – Tbo.com

Producers hope religious films reap heavenly box officeTbo.comThe mission behind this pre-opening push: Create a buzz and generate a healthy box–office showing this weekend for an ambitious movie that needs…

For Cambodia, an Oscar nod means much more than box-office gold – Los Angeles Times

For Cambodia, an Oscar nod means much more than box–office goldLos Angeles TimesBeing nominated for an Oscar is always a big deal, lifting someone’s career or a movie’s fortunes at…

Box-Office Preview: Can ‘Son of God’ Crucify ‘Non-Stop’? – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterHowever, Christian films aren’t as easy to track, hence Son of God could open anywhere between $14 million and $30 million, according to box–office observers. If it comes in…

‘Pompeii’ Studio Says It Can Survive Disastrous U.S. Box Office – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterPompeii, Paul W.S. Anderson’s big-budget disaster movie, is the latest costly production fully financed by Germany’s Constantin Film to flop at the U.S. box office. The $100 million epic,…

Highway takes lead at the box office – NDTV

NDTV… takes lead at the box office. The movie has collected around Rs 15 crore in India. Highway starring Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda may not be a big grosser…

Box Office Prediction: ‘Non-Stop’ vs. ‘The LEGO Movie’ – Screen Rant

Screen RantWelcome to the Screen Rant Box Office Prediction. Every week we put together an informal list of box office picks for the upcoming weekend – in collaboration with the…

Disney Releases ‘Frozen’ Online While Film Is Still In Box Office Top 10 – TheWrap

Disney Releases ‘Frozen’ Online While Film Is Still In Box Office Top 10TheWrapThe Oscar-nominated, dual princess fairytale featuring the voices of Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel finished in eighth place…

Int’l Box Office: ‘Lego Movie’ … – Deadline.com

Int’l Box Office: ‘Lego Movie‘ …Deadline.comAndrea Osvárt (Anita B.), Kornél Simon and Simon Szabó star in the story that involves a tryst at a high-school reunion, a blackmail video and…

Liberal Hollywood Movies Drag Down 2014’s Box Office Receipts – Big Hollywood

Big HollywoodSo far, 2014 isn’t helping the progressive cause’s wallet, either. Films like Lone Survivor (pro-military) are powering huge box office profits. Overseas, The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug and…

‘Lego Movie’ Blocks Rivals to Lead Box Office for Third Weekend – Businessweek

Businessweek“The Lego Movie,” the animated film from Warner Bros. (TWX:US), held off two new releases and returning features to lead ticket sales in U.S. and Canadian cinemas for a third…

Weekend Box Office: ‘LEGO Movie’ Tops With $31M – Forbes

ForbesEverything is still awesome for The LEGO Movie, as the smash franchise-starter earned another $31.4 million in its third weekend. That’s a whopping 4.3x weekend multiplier and a sign of…

‘Lego Movie’ lead builds; No. 1 for third weekend – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerLOS ANGELES (AP) — Action-packed new releases couldn’t stack up to 3-D hit “The Lego Movie,” which took the No. 1 slot in its third weekend at the…

Everything Is Still Awesome: The Lego Movie Wins Box Office For Third Straight … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseThe Lego Movie remained on top at the box office for the third consecutive week, bringing in more than $200 million worldwide and easily eclipsing its $60 million budget. “We…

‘Highway’ Box Office Collection: Alia-Randeep Starrer Sees Slight Growth on Day 2 – International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India EditionHow the film performs on the third day (Sunday) remains to be seen. Considering the road movie received mixed reviews from critics, it might not do…

Box Office Report: ‘Lego Movie’ Continues to Build on Strong Start; ‘Pompeii … – Design & Trend

Box Office Report: ‘Lego Movie‘ Continues to Build on Strong Start; ‘Pompeii …Design & TrendThe McG-directed film took home $4.01 million on Friday, and will likely earn around $12 million…

Box Office: ‘Lego Movie’ Holding in First Place with $33 Million Three-Peat … – Variety (blog)

Box Office: ‘Lego Movie‘ Holding in First Place with $33 Million Three-Peat …Variety (blog)Like a plastic block locked firmly into place, “The Lego Movie” is showing tremendous hold. In its…

Friday Box Office: ‘LEGO Movie’ Blocks ‘Pompeii’ – Forbes

ForbesEverything is still awesome for The LEGO Movie, as the smash franchise-starter earned another $7.3 million on its third Friday. That’s a drop of 43%, a bit harsh but also…

After topping box office, ‘Lego Movie’ sequel set for May 2017 – Reuters

Reuters“The Lego Movie,” voiced by an all-star cast including Will Ferrell, Will Arnett and Elizabeth Banks, opened with $69.1 million in its first weekend earlier this month and is expected…

Box Office: ‘Pompeii,’ ‘3 Days to Kill’ No Match for ‘Lego Movie’ Three-Peat – Variety

VarietySince Relativity Media’s “3 Days to Kill” and Sony’s “Pompeii” will compete for similar male auds at the box office this weekend, with both expected to see modest bows in…