Edition:
United Kingdom

Rebecca Rubin

U.S. box office: 'Alita: Battle Angel' wins dismal Presidents Day weekend

17 Feb 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Fox's sci-fi adventure "Alita: Battle Angel" dominated in North America, but its opening weekend win isn't leaving the box office with much to celebrate. Tracking services estimate that this will be one of the lowest grossing Presidents Day weekends in years.

Box Office: 'Alita: Battle Angel' Wins Dismal President's Day Weekend

17 Feb 2019

LOS ANGELES, Feb 17 (Variety.com) - Fox's sci-fi adventure "Alita: Battle Angel" dominated in North America, but its opening weekend win isn't leaving the box office with much to celebrate. Independent tracking services estimate that this will be one of the lowest grossing President's Day weekends in years.

Box Office - 'Lego Movie 2' Falls Short With $34 Million Debut

10 Feb 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The domestic box office might want to start sending out an S.O.S. After a disappointing start to 2019, industry watchers were hoping Warner Bros.' "The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" would help turn things around and bring audiences back to their local multiplexes.

U.S. Box Office: 'Miss Bala' Fumbles as 'Glass' Leads Slowest Super Bowl Weekend in Two Decades

03 Feb 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" remained victorious at the domestic box office for the third weekend in a row -- not that the Universal Pictures thriller had much competition.

Box Office: 'Glass' stays victorious, 'Kid Who Would Be King,' 'Serenity' bomb

27 Jan 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" easily maintained its reign in North America, adding $19 million (14.40 million pounds) during its second weekend of release for a domestic tally of $73.5 million.

Box Office - 'Glass' dominates MLK weekend with $47 million

20 Jan 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" topped box office charts during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, collecting $40 million over the weekend for a four-day sum of $47 million.

Box Office - 'The Upside' surprises at no. 1 with $19.5 million, 'Aquaman' smashes $1 billion

13 Jan 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - In a surprise box office victory, STX's "The Upside" doubled expectations with its $19.5 million (£15.2 million) debut, enough to defeat "Aquaman's" three-week reign in North America.

World News