• ‘Midway' Flies Over Rivals

    27 days ago - By TheHDRoom

    The worst November for the movie business in nearly two decades continued to limp along this weekend as four new films - Midway, Doctor Sleep, Playing With Fire and Last Christmas- arrived on the scene only to be greeted with box office indifference from the public. Of the four, only Lionsgate's Midway managed to show the slightest bit of life, which really isn't saying much.
    With the Veterans Day holiday coming up this Monday -a major thanks to all who have served-, it was the ideal time for Lionsgate to release its new World War II epic Midway into 3,242 venues. Directed by Independence...
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  • Box Office Nov 8-10: Shining Sequel Doctor Sleep Disappoints While Midway Finishes On Top

    Box Office Nov 8-10: Shining Sequel Doctor Sleep Disappoints While Midway Finishes On Top

    28 days ago - By GameSpot

    This weekend saw four new movies open wide in the US, including Doctor Sleep, Mike Flanagan's adaptation of Stephen King's best-selling novel. The film, which also serves as a sequel to Stanley Kubrick's cinematic adaptation of The Shining, was expected to make about $25 million this weekend, according to Entertainment Weekly. Instead, it made just $14.1 million on 3,855 screens. That's not the best result, but it's not necessarily a disaster just yet: with a budget of around $45 million and a B+ Cinemascore , and reports from the international market still coming in, the film likely won't...
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