Box Office

"The Martian" Lands With $55 Million DebutJust days after NASA announced findings showing water on Mars, "The Martian" soaked up at the box office.
"Hotel Transylvania 2" Sets Box Office RecordSeptember has a new box office star in "Hotel Transylvania 2." The PG-rated animated pic earned a robust $47.5 million in its debut weekend, making it the top September opener of all time.
"Maze Runner" Sequel Tops Box Office"The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials" edged out "Black Mass" at box office, as the two films split young and old moviegoers in half on the first weekend of the fall movie season.
"The Perfect Guy" & "The Visit" Open Strong"The Perfect Guy" and "The Visit" both sailed past opening weekend expectations, locking in debuts of more than $20 million thanks to good timing and robust female turnout.
Dallas-Native Shines As Christian Drama 'War Room' Tops Box OfficeSummer blockbusters gave way to the small and highly targeted over a sleepy Labor Day weekend at the box office, with notable performances from the faith-based film "War Room."
"Compton" Tops Box Office For 3rd WeekThe drama "War Room" made a surprise bid for the box office lead, but the biopic "Straight Outta Compton" just kept chugging along to hang onto the top spot this weekend.
"Compton" Leads Box Office For 2nd Week"Straight Outta Compton" easily maintained its box office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over a sleepy late summer weekend at North American multiplexes.
'Straight Outta Compton' Smashes Box Office ExpectationsThe boys from Compton smashed opening weekend expectations, while the stylish "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." struggled to find its footing.
"Fantastic Four" Bombs At Box OfficeAn attempt to reboot the superhero franchise debuted with just $26.2 million at North American theaters this weekend, according to studio estimates on Sunday.
'Mission: Impossible' Climbs To No. 1, 'Vacation' Is A BustThe stakes may be high for Ethan Hunt and his team in "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation," but it was hardly impossible for the Tom Cruise pic to conquer the box office.
'Ant-Man' Inches Past 'Pixels' To Take First-Place Spot"Ant-Man" crept past new opener "Pixels" to claim the top spot at the box office this weekend by an ant-sized margin.
Marvel's "Ant-Man" Debuts With $58 MillionMarvel's "Ant-Man" punched above its weight at the weekend box office, debuting with an estimated $58 million, while Amy Schumer's "Trainwreck" also opened strongly with $30.2 million.