Hollywood Hitz

Hollywood Hitz


“Maleficent 2” Didn’t Meet Expectations, But Still Won the Box Office

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” performed well below expectations, but still managed to win the box office.  It earned $36 million.  The original“Maleficent”opened with almost twice that . . . $69.4 million . . . five years ago. “Joker” is still hanging in there at #2, while“Zombieland 2” opened in third place.  Here’s the Top 10 . . .…MORE


“Joker” Wasn’t a Fluke . . . It’s Still #1, and Made Another $55 Million

“Joker” was not a one-week wonder.  It made another $55 million over the weekend, and topped the box office for the second straight week. And if you’re a big box office nerd, you might want to know that it’s the “largest SECOND weekend” that a movie has ever had in October.  It surpassed “Gravity”, which made…MORE


“Abominable” Won the Box Office, “Judy” Opened in 7th

The animated movie “Abominable” won the box office this weekend, with $20.1 million. “Judy”, starring RENEE ZELLWEGER as Judy Garland, opened in 7th, with $3.1 million.  But it only played 461 theaters, compared to 4,242 for “Abominable“.  Here’s the Top 10:   1.  NEW:  “Abominable”, $20.1 million.   2.  “Downton Abbey”, $14.5 million.  Up to $58.5…MORE


“Hustlers” Did Well, But Couldn’t Beat “It 2” at the Box Office

“It: Chapter Two” won the box office for the second straight week . . . banking another $40.7 million.  But “Hustlers” did well in its first week, with $33.2 million. The coming of age movie “The Goldfinch” bombed.  It only made $2.6 million, despite playing in more than 2,500 theaters.     Here’s this weekend’s Top 10:     1.  “It: Chapter…MORE



“Green Book” won Best Picture at the Oscars last night, while RAMI MALEK won Best Actor for“Bohemian Rhapsody” and OLIVIA COLMAN won Best Actress for “The Favourite”.  ALFONSO CUARON won Best Director for “Roma”. LADY GAGA and SPIKE LEE both picked up their first Oscars.  Spike won for Best Adapted Screenplay for“BlacKkKlansman”, although he was also up…MORE


“Venom” Won the Box Office, but “A Star is Born” Had a Strong Second-Place Opening

“Venom”crushed the record for an October opening, by debuting with $80 million this weekend.  The previous record-holder was “Gravity”, with $55.8 million.  Meanwhile, “A Star is Born” had a respectable second-place opening, with $41.3 million.  Here’s this weekend’s Top 10 . . . 1.  NEW:  “Venom”, $80 million. 2.  NEW:  “A Star is Born”, $41.3…MORE


Check Out All the Trailers That Premiered at Comic-Con

Trailers that debuted at Comic-Con included “Aquaman”, “Shazam”, “Godzilla: King of the Monsters”, “Glass”, and the new season of “The Walking Dead”. Here’s a rundown of all the important trailers that debuted during Comic-Con this weekend . . .   Movie Trailers: DC brought us “Aquaman“ and “Shazam“ . . . plus the streaming series “Titans”,…MORE


Paul McCartney in OKC!

PAUL MCCARTNEY: ONE ON ONE U.S. TOUR 2017  Paul McCartney Plays OKC for the First Time Since 2002; Celebrates Chesapeake Energy Arena’s 15th Year  July 17 — Oklahoma City, OK – Chesapeake Energy Arena  Tickets On Sale To The General Public Beginning May 15, 2017  Go To http://paulmccartney.com/ For Further Details & Check Out Tour Performance Footage HERE…MORE


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