| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:09 AM
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" has shot its arrow through another record.
The second installment in the Jennifer Lawrence-starring dystopian action film series made about $12.6 million from Imax theaters in its opening weekend in North America,...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 9:10 AM
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" burned up the box office Friday, bringing its total U.S. ticket sales to $70.5 million, according to Lionsgate, the film's distributor. That figure for the Jennifer Lawrence-starring sci-fi action movie, which includes...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Jennifer Lawrence's Katniss Everdeen is burning up the box office -- though early returns show "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" probably won't match the original's opening this weekend.
Based on Friday matinee sales, industry observers estimated the U....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:40 AM
It looks like the odds are in Lionsgate's favor. "Hunger Games: Catching Fire," the sci-fi action sequel starring Jennifer Lawrence, took in an estimated $25.2 million in domestic ticket sales for Thursday night showings, outpacing the first movie in...
| May 13, 2012
| 11:42 AM
LOS ANGELES -- "The Avengers" knocked out its competition and joined an elite box office group -- the $1 billion club.
The superhero smorgasbord featuring Captain America, Iron Man, Thor and The Hulk raked in a whopping $103.2 million in it's second week...
| Apr 23, 2010
| 4:32 PM
From left, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson in "Eclipse." [UPDATE: The "Twilight" episode of "Oprah" will be taped May 5 and will air May 13.] Oprah Winfrey revealed on Friday that the stars of "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" will be...
| Mar 15, 2010
| 4:02 PM
Devotees of the Stephenie Meyer book series certainly were primed for the second screen installment, since the movie made a fortune its opening weekend. Chris Weitz replaces Catherine Hardwicke as director, as young vampire Edward and his true love, Bella...
| Jun 29, 2010
The latest "Twilight" movie already has one record under its belt as it opens with the widest domestic release in box-office history.
"The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" was booked in a record 4,416 theaters for its debut Wednesday. That beats the previous...
| Jul 4, 2010
| 9:55 AM
LOS ANGELES -- "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" is waning at the box office but still has gotten off to a blockbuster start with $161 million in its first five days.
The third chapter in the vampire romance fell off sharply after debuting last Wednesday with...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:57 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The boy wizard has vanquished the dark knight and a band of pirates with a record-setting magic act at both the domestic and international box office.
Warner Bros. estimates that "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2"...
| Nov 26, 2009
If you've ever watched a child open the same toy twice during a holiday party because everyone got the same list it can be disappointing for both the gift giver and receiver. To avoid repeat gifts and to find alternatives to the video game systems for...
| Mar 9, 2009
NEW YORK - She starred as a buddy to that lovable alien E.T., but does Drew Barrymore have what it takes to direct vampires?
The 34-year-old actress ("E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial," the "Charlie's Angels" films) has confirmed that she's being considered...