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So How Much Will Marvel’s “Black Panther” Make When All’s Said and Done?

BlackPantherBoxOfficerecordWe crunch the numbers on the amazing box office showing by Marvel Studios’ latest superhero movie to see if it can become one of the biggest domestic releases ever.

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Weekend Update: “Black Panther” on the Prowl for a Second Weekend Record

black pantherWith an estimated $28.9 million on Friday, Black Panther could gross more than $100 million over the weekend, while Game Night and Annihliation are underperforming.

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“Game Night,” “Annihilation” Don’t Stand A Chance Against “Black Panther” Week Two

GameNightAnnihilationBOPMarvel’s game-changer should remain #1 for a couple weeks, but the Jason Bateman-Rachel McAdams comedy stands a better chance at second place than Natalie Portman’s sci-fi thriller.

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“Black Panther” Didn’t Just Break February Records with Its Astounding $242 Million Weekend

black panther poster bannerMarvel’s game-changing movie made more in its opening weekend than both Avengers: Age of Ultron and Captain America: Civil War, and it set a new Monday record by grossing $40.2 million.

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Weekend Update: “Black Panther” on Its Way to Break Records with $75.8 Million Friday

blackpantherposterTNBoth Aardman’s animated Early Man and Pure Flix’s Samson bombed badly going up against the dominant Marvel Studios movie.

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“Black Panther” Roars into Theaters with $25.2 Million on Thursday

black pantherThat Thursday opening puts it ahead of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, which introduced Chadwick Boseman as the Black Panther two years ago and could see it grossing more than $200 million over the holiday weekend.

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“Black Panther” Will Probably Set a New February Opening Record and Be a Game-Changer for Marvel, Disney

BlackPantherTVSpotOr maybe it will just be another Marvel movie that makes a ton of money because all Marvel movies do. There are other movies opening this weekend, too, but does anyone even care?

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“Fifty Shades Freed” Wins the Weekend with Less Than $40 Million

FiftyShadesFreedBO2Sony’s family film Peter Rabbit came in second place, followed by Clint Eastwood’s The 15:17 to Paris.

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Weekend Update: “Fifty Shades Freed” Dominates as New Movies Take Over Top Three

FiftyShadesFreedBOPWhile the end to the E.L. James trilogy will come out lower than the previous two installments, it still stands a chance for a solid $40 million opening. That’s actually the biggest opening for a movie in 2018 so far.

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“Fifty Shades Freed,” “Peter Rabbit” and Clint Eastwood Will Try to Give Box Office a Much-Needed Boost

BOPCollage2918With Marvel’s Black Panther opening next weekend, it’s the last chance for new movies to break out and make a mark.

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“Jumanji” Scores a Tight Return to #1 over Super Bowl Weekend

JumanjiMattTolmach1Helen Mirren’s supernatural thriller Winchester had to settle for a third place opening against stronger returning films. It was the slowest weekend at the box office since October.

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Weekend Update: “Winchester” Wins Friday, But How Will It Hold Up Against the Super Bowl?

WinchesterBoxOfficeWith less than a million separating the top 3 movies on Friday, the chances of a photo finish for first place is very likely but Sony’s Jumanji has a good chance at making an unprecedented return to first place.

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Helen Mirren’s “Winchester” Takes Aim at Super Bowl Weekend Box Office

WinchesterBOPThe good Dame’s supernatural thriller from CBS Films might have a struggle against Jumanji, which noooooooo….. yes! It might be back at #1 again!

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“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” Leads Banner Weekend for Fox, Christian Bale’s “Hostiles” Exceeds Expectations

Mazerunnertrailer20th Century Fox had three movies in the top 5 as well as Oscar-nominated Searchlight films The Shape of Water and Three Billboards expanding wider.

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“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” Will Finish the Series at #1, “Hostiles” Might Struggle in Wide Release

MazeRunnerHostilesBOCollageNeither new nationwide release should have as much of an impact as Tuesday’s Oscar nominees, many which will expand even wider on Friday.

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“Jumanji” Three-peats at #1, While “12 Strong,” “Den of Thieves” Battle for 2nd Place

12StrongDenofThievesChris Hemsworth went up against Gerard Butler for a tight second place race between the male-driven films that also had to face the NFL Championships on Sunday.

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“12 Strong” Offers Chris Hemsworth on a Horse – Is That Enough to Defeat “Jumanji”?

12StrongDenofThievesThe military action-drama and STXfilms’ Den of Thieves will try to snag guys away from Sunday’s football, but neither should make much of a lasting impression.

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“Jumanji” Remains #1, Followed by Spielberg’s “The Post,” Neeson’s “The Commuter

jumanjithepostWarner Bros’ Paddington 2 and Screen Gems’ Proud Mary both had disappointing showings outside the top 5 within a mish-mash of new and returning movies that grossed between $12 and 16.3 million.

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Weekend Update: “Jumanji” Still Dominating, but Spielberg’s “The Post” a Strong Second Place

jumanjithepostOther than The Post, most of the new wide releases like Liam Neeson’s The Commuter, Taraji P. Henson’s Proud Maary and Paddington 2 disappointed.

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MLK Holiday Weekend Presents Stronger Competition for “Jumanji,” Though It Should Remain #1

BoxOfficePreview11218Warners’ recent pick-up Paddington 2 should do well, as should Spielberg’s The Post in wide release with Taraji P. Henson’s Proud Mary and Liam Neeson’s The Commuter splitting the action fans.

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“Jumanji” Keeps Blowing Up Expectations While “Insidious: The Last Key” Also Does Decently

JumanjiInsidiousBOStar Wars: The Last Jedi is now the sixth highest grossing movie ever domestically and 13th-highest worldwide, yet it still didn’t do as well in China as other recent movies.

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2017 Box Office Power Players, Missed Opportunities and Straight-Up Bombs

wonder womanWarner Bros’ Wonder Woman movie was one of the bigger surprises at the 2017 box office, but it wasn’t the only one, and hopefully, lessons will be learned from the bigger mistakes and disasters.

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Weekend Update: “Jumanji” Dominates, “Insidious: The Last Key” Doing Better Than Expected

JumanjiMattTolmach1Star Wars: The Last Jedi is likely to end up in third place as positive word-of-mouth from the holiday releases helps Sony’s family hit and Hugh Jackman’s The Greatest Showman.

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“Insidious: The Last Key” Won’t Get Past the “Jumanji,” “The Last Jedi” Blockbusters

Insidious4Review32018 kicks off with a possible three-way race for first place while Aaron Sorkin’s Molly’s Game, starring Jessica Chastain, expands to the rest of the country.

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“Jumanji” Gained Ground on “The Last Jedi” Leading up to New Year’s Day

JumanjiStarWarsBOThe latest Star Wars episode has already crossed $500 million, but the Dwayne Johnson-Kevin Hart adventure-comedy has grossed $185 million over the past two weeks.

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“Star Wars,” “Jumanji” Were Very Good Over Pre-XMas Weekend… Most Other Movies Received Coal

StarWarsJumanjiPitch Perfect 3 disappoints and Alexander Payne’s Downsizing, starring Matt Damon, and Warners’ Father Figures outright bomb.

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Weekend Update: “Star Wars” Still Riding High with “Jumanji,” “Pitch Perfect” In Pursuit

LastjediBoxOfficeThe top three films look to bring in roughly $180 million over the four-day weekend. Hugh Jackman’s The Greatest Showman looking at a distant fourth place.

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“Jumanji,” “Pitch Perfect 3” Take on the “Star Wars” Juggernaut Over Holiday Break

BOPreview122217New movies starring Matt Damon, Owen Wilson and Hugh Jackman may be scraping for business against stronger movies this pre-Xmas weekend.

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“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Achieves Second Biggest Opening Weekend Ever

StarWarsBOReport1The Lucasfilm sequel is estimated to have made $450 million worldwide over the weekend. Fox’s animated Ferdinand comes in a distant second.

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Weekend Update: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Makes Almost $105 Million Opening Day

LastJediBOOpeningAlready the second biggest opening day for a domestic release, although that includes $45 million from Thursday previews. Fox’s Ferdinand is taking a distant second place.

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