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Box Office - 'Shazam!' Remains Victorious as 'Little' Beats 'Hellboy'

14 Apr 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros.' superhero adventure "Shazam!" took a victory lap at the domestic box office, retaining the No. 1 spot for the second weekend in a row.

Box Office - 'Shazam!' grows to $53 million debut

07 Apr 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The magic word at the box office this weekend was "Shazam!" Warner Bros.' latest DC superhero adventure easily topped charts in North America, pocketing $53 million (40.66 million pounds) when it debuted in 4,217 venues.

Box Office: 'Shazam!' Grows to $53 Million Debut

07 Apr 2019

LOS ANGELES, April 7 (Variety.com) - The magic word at the box office this weekend was "Shazam!" Warner Bros.' latest superhero adventure easily topped charts in North America, pocketing $53 million when it debuted in 4,217 venues.

Box Office - 'Dumbo' Lands at No. 1 With Soft $45 Million

31 Mar 2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney's "Dumbo" had an underwhelming liftoff at the domestic box office. Tim Burton's live-action remake debuted with $45 million from 4,259 North American theatres, below expectations heading into the weekend.

Box Office: Jordan Peele's 'Us' stuns with $70 million opening weekend

24 Mar 2019

Universal's "Us," the second directorial effort from Jordan Peele, pulled off a stunning debut, generating $70 million from 3,741 North American locations.

Box Office: Jordan Peele's 'Us' Stuns With $70 Million Opening Weekend

24 Mar 2019

"Us," the second directorial effort from Jordan Peele, pulled off a stunning debut, generating $70 million from 3,741 North American locations. That haul is enough to land it the second-best opening weekend of the year behind just Disney's "Captain Marvel" ($153 million). The psychological thriller about a family confronted by a band of doppelgangers nearly doubled projections, which estimated a three-day total in the $38 million to $45 million range.

Box Office: 'Captain Marvel' conquers again with $69 million

17 Mar 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Newcomers were no match for Disney's "Captain Marvel" at the domestic box office. The superhero blockbuster soared past the competition, bringing in $69 million in its second weekend of release.

U.S. box office - 'How to Train Your Dragon 3' stays victorious, 'Madea Family Funeral' scores strong debut

03 Mar 2019

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - After a close race for the top spot in North America, Universal and DreamWorks' "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" pulled ahead to secure the domestic box office crown.

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