Box Office

Actor Denzel Washington attends the New York premiere of "The Equalizer" at AMC Lincoln Square Theater on September 22, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

“The Equalizer” Debuts With $35 Million

Flexing his star power, Denzel Washington led the thriller “The Equalizer” to a $35 million debut at the box office, according to studio estimates released on Sunday.

09/29/2014

Actor Blake Cooper and actor and recording artist Jacob Latimore attend a screening of "The Maze Runner" at Regal Atlantic Station on September 19, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Ben Rose/Getty Images for Allied-THA)

“The Maze Runner” Tops Box Office

The young adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box office this weekend with $32.5 million, giving the budding franchise a quick start out of the gate.

09/22/2014

Actors Idris Elba and Taraji P.Henson attend The L.A. Special Screening Of Screen Gems' "No Good Deed" at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on August 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Screen Gems)

“No Good Deed” Tops Weekend Box Office

“No Good Deed,” which stars Idris Elba as an escaped convict and Taraji P. Henson as the innocent who he terrorizes, opened on top of the box office with $24.5 million.

09/15/2014

Chris Pratt attends the UK Premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy" at Empire Leicester Square on July 24, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

‘Guardians’ Tops Box Office For Fourth Weekend

The cosmic Marvel adventure arrived in first place at the box office for a fourth weekend with $10.2 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

09/08/2014

Chris Pratt attends the UK Premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy" at Empire Leicester Square on July 24, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

“Guardians” Tops Summer Box Office

Marvel’s cosmic romp topped the Labor Day box office with a three-day take of $22 million — its third time in first place since its release five weeks ago, according to studio estimates Monday.

09/02/2014

A movie theater projectionist keeps watch over his booth. (credit: GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Takeaways From Dull Summer Box Office

When the season sputters to a close on Monday, the summer box office will be down about 15 percent from last year, making it Hollywood’s worst summer in at least seven years.

09/01/2014

Chris Pratt attends the UK Premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy" at Empire Leicester Square on July 24, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

“Guardians” Reclaims Box Office Title

“Guardians of the Galaxy” reclaimed the first slot at the box office this weekend and became the top-grossing movie of the summer with a $17.6 million weekend.

08/25/2014

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“Turtles” Tops Weak “Expendables” Debut

Moviegoers continued to shell out for “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” while Sylvester Stallone’s action ensemble “The Expendables 3″ was easily out-gunned in its debut.

08/18/2014

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‘Ninja Turtles’ Bring Box-Office Power

Paramount Pictures’ comic-book adaptation featuring Megan Fox sliced off a box-office leading $65 million over the weekend.

08/11/2014

Chris Pratt attends the UK Premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy" at Empire Leicester Square on July 24, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

“Guardians Of The Galaxy” Tops Box Office

“Guardians of the Galaxy” blasted past expectations at the weekend box office, earning $94 million in its debut weekend, according to studio estimates on Sunday.

08/04/2014

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“Lucy” Tops Box Office With $44 Million

Luc Besson’s “Lucy” starring Scarlett Johansson proved that mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of “Hercules” by director Brett Ratner at the box office this weekend.

07/28/2014

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“Apes” Outmuscles Box Office Competitors

The summer box office continued to lack mojo, as “Sex Tape” failed to turn on moviegoers on a weekend where “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” maintained its rule.

07/20/2014

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