Disney's 2019 remake of the classic The Lion King has been named the highest-grossing animated movie of all time - despite Disney marketing the movie as "live-action". The film, which stars part-time pop singer Beyonce voicing the part of Nala, is based on the 1994 animated movie classic.
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Hollywood is desperate for a blockbuster hit to save the summer box office. Unfortunately, the much-anticipated "Jumanji: The Next Level" won't be it.
Godzilla dominated the weekend box office in the U.S. with an estimated $49 million in ticket sales.
Will Packer's new movie Little, starring Regina Hall, Issa Rae and Marsai Martin, took the second spot at the box office behind Warner Bros.'s Shazam!, according to Box Office Mojo.
MGM's Creed II, the much-hyped sequel to Creed (2015), came in second to animated film Ralph Breaks the Internet, which grossed $3.8 million in Thanksgiving preview showings on Tuesday.
Sony's ambitious remake of the 1972 Black exploitation film Super Fly, fell far short of expectations at the box office this weekend.
Disney Studios and Lucasfilms spinoff Solo: A Star Wars Story is expected to underperform at the box office during the Memorial Day weekend. According to Hollywoodreporter.com, 'Solo' is tracking for a $130 million to $150 million opening at the box office.
Marvel Studios superhero movie 'Black Panther' broke records over the 3-day weekend delivering the fifth largest domestic opening weekend of all time. According to Box Office Mojo, Black Panther broke the record for the largest President's Day opening weekend of all time.
Movie critics are calling 'Black Panther' the best movie in the Avengers franchise after watching the West Coast premiere. The critics are raving about Black Panther after attending the world premiere in Los Angeles on Monday. Black Panther is a fantasy and science fiction film about a superhero in a mythical African nation.
Rihanna's Movie 'Valerian' Disappoints In 5th Spot
Queen Latifah's female-bonding movie Girls Trip landed the #2 spot at the box office this past weekend. The movie about 4 girlfriends taking a trip to the annual Essence Music Festival in New Orleans raked in $31.2 million.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and his father Rocky Johnson, 1981. pic.twitter.com/azO1I5pNjd
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Actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is pictured as a young lad posing with his handsome daddy Rocky Johnson. The former professional wrestler was born in Hayward, Calif. on May 2, 1972. S you can see after the break, wrestling is in The Rock's blood.
Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween is #1 at the box office for the 2nd straight week. 'Boo!' beat out Tom Hanks' 'Inferno,' earning more than $17.2 million over the weekend for a two-week total of $52.6 million.
Perry expressed his gratitude in email blasts to subscribers on his mailing list.
Director, playwright, and actor Tyler Perry is celebrating the #1 box office success of his latest movie, 'Boo! A Madea Halloween'. The holiday film edged out Tom Cruise's 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' with ticket sales of $17.6 million.
But Perry regrets his struggles to reach white audiences with his hit movies.
Tyler Perry's holiday film 'Boo! A Madea Halloween' edged out 'Jack Reacher: Never Go Back' for the #1 spot at the box office this weekend.
Fox Searchlight's Oscar hopeful Birth of a Nation fell short of expectations at the box office this weekend.
The scandal-plagued movie was expected to bring in at least $10 million in ticket sales. But 'Nation' earned only $350,000 on Friday and will finish the 3-day weekend just under $8 million.
The all-female remake of Ghostbusters just barely beat box office estimates this weekend.
The comedy-action film -- starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, opened with $45 million at 3,950 locations on Friday and Saturday to take the #2 spot.
It looks like mega actor Will Smith has another flop on his hands.
Smith's latest movie, Concussion, about NFL-related brain injuries, took in a meager $11 million at the box office over the weekend. The film's budget was $35 million according to BoxOfficeMojo.com.
A photo of a man and his son dressed in Minions costumes while on their way to the cinema is capturing hearts everywhere.
Another family-oriented movie won big at the box office this past weekend. Rihanna's animation family movie Home easily took first place with $54 million in ticket sales. Its closest competition, Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell's comedy film Get Hard pulled in a respectable $34.6 million.
20th Century Fox's 'The Other Woman' edged out 'Captain America' to top the box office this weekend. The Other Woman, starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton and rapper Nicki Minaj, took in $24.7 million from a mostly female audience.
In The Other Woman, three women find out they are being cheated on by the same man, and join forces to get payback. It is a plot that many women can identify with (what man doesn't cheat?)
RHOA star NeNe Leakes, 46, and her husband Greg Leakes (not shown) talked love and marriage on 'Access Hollywood Live' on location in Rockefeller Center Plaza in NYC today. NeNe apparently heard all your complaints about her ill-fitting blond lacefront wigs.
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Kevin Hart and Ice Cube's comedy film "Ride Along" landed in 1st place at the box office this weekend. "Ride Along" debuted with $41 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. That was enough to make "Ride Along" the biggest opening during Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend. "Ride Along" is Hart's first starring role since he appeared in a multitude of TV sitcoms and movies such as "Think Like a Man," "Scary Movie 3 and 4," and "Soul Plane." He got his start on BET's ComicView in 1992.