Despite slowing down 61% from its opening weekend, The Fate of the Furious [FAST8] revved an estimated $38.7 million to remain in first place. The sequel has fueled up $163.6 million.
The Boss Baby [BOSSB] stayed in second place with $12.8 million to bring its total to $137.0 million after 4 weekends.
Born in China [BCHNA] debuted at the fourth spot with $5.1 million.
Unforgettable [UNFRG] underperformed with a seventh place opening of $4.8 million.
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A handful of new films pull up to the starting line this weekend, but The Fate of the Furious [FAST8] will remain leader of the pack. The previous chapter Furious 7 stalled nearly 60% in its second weekend. A similar drop-off would bring The Fate of the Furious to around $41 million.
Unforgettable [UNFRG] tests the fading starpower of Katherine Heigl [KHEIG], who has gone from playing the romantic comedy lead to the psycho other woman. Rosario Dawson [RDAWS] co-stars in the R-rated...Read more »
Focus Features has uploaded the full-length trailer for the thriller remake The Beguiled [BGUIL] from writer-director Sofia Coppola [SCOPP]. The Beguiled will premiere in the Competition Lineup at the Cannes Film Festival before opening in limited release on June 23rd.
The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual...Read more »
CBS Films has unveiled the trailer for the spy adventure American Assassin [AMASN] based on the Vince Flynn novel. Dylan O'Brien [DOBRI] takes the lead roel supported by Michael Keaton [MKEAT], Sanaa Lathan [SLATH] and Taylor Kitsch [TKITS].
AMERICAN ASSASSIN follows the rise of Mitch Rapp (Dylan O’Brien), a CIA black ops recruit under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley (Michael Keaton). The pair is then enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy (Sanaa Lathan) to...Read more »
As part of its worldwide record-setting opening weekend, The Fate of the Furious [FAST8] banked an estimated $100.2 million domestically. The debut is second best for the series behind Furious 7. The sequel attracted an audience that was 58% male and 50% under the age of 25.
The Boss Baby [BOSSB] slipped to second place with $15.5 million. The animated family film has grossed $116.3 million.
Beauty and the Beast [BTATB.BW] was third in its fifth weekend with $13.6 million, bringing its...Read more »
Disney and LucasFilm has unveiled the official teaser Star Wars: The Last Jedi [STAR8], the eighth episode in the main Skywalker saga. Mark Hamill returns to the forefront as Luke Skywalker as he teaches the ways of The Force to Rey, played by Daisry Ridley [DRIDL]. Rian Johnson [RJOHN] takes over the helm as director. Star Wars: The Last Jedi blasts into theaters on December 15th.
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The eighth chapter in The Fast and the Furious saga, The Fate of the Furious [FAST8] drifts into theaters with many schools on Spring Break for the Easter holiday weekend. Two years ago, Furious 7 set the April opening weekend record with a franchise high $147 million, fueled by the last appearance of the late Paul Walker. Rather than ending the series, Universal has moved on to even bigger spectacles with The Fate of the Furious. Vin Diesel’s [VDIES] hero has been turned rogue by a new...Read more »
Neon has released the final theatrical trailer for the post-apocalyptic drama The Bad Batch [BATCH] starring Suki Waterhouse [SUWAT], Jason Momoa [JMOMO] and Keanu Reeves [KREEV]. Directed by Ana Lily Amirpour, The Bad Batch opens in limited release on June 23rd.
THE BAD BATCH follows Arlen (Waterhouse) after she's left in a Texas wasteland fenced off from civilization. While trying to navigate the unforgiving landscape, Arlen is captured by a savage band of cannibals led by the...Read more »
Lionsgate has uploaded the redband teaser for the action comedy The Hitman's Bodyguard [HTMBG]. Ryan Reynolds[RREYN] and Samuel L. Jackson [SLJAC] buddy up for the film which opens on August 18th.
The world’s top protection agent (Ryan Reynolds) is called upon to guard the life of his mortal enemy, one of the world’s most notorious hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson). The relentless bodyguard and manipulative assassin have been on the opposite end of the bullet for years and are thrown together...Read more »
Paramount has released the official trailer for Transformers: The Last Knight [TFRM5] directed once again by Michael Bay [MBAY]. Much like Dominic Toretto in The Fate of the Furious, Optimus Prime has turned against his friends. The fifth installment in the toy-based franchise arrives on June 23rd.
The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero. Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving...Read more »