• The House with a Clock in its Walls Finds $26.85 Million at Box Office

    2 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    The House with a Clock in its Walls finds $26.85 million at box office
    Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment's The House with a Clock in its Walls opened to the 1 position at the domestic box office, bringing in $26.85 million and giving director Eli Roth a new record opening (his previous highest opening was 2006's Hostel with $19.5 million). Internationally The House with a Clock in Its Walls opened in just14 markets this weekend, including Germany and Brazil, for an early total of $3.1 million. Based on the beloved children's classic written by John Bellairs and illustrated by...
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  • House With A Clock In Its Walls Scores Eli Roth's Best Opening Weekend

    House With A Clock In Its Walls Scores Eli Roth's Best Opening Weekend

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    The House With a Clock In Its Walls earned director Eli Roth's biggest opening weekend of his career. Over the years, Roth has carved out a niche for himself as a gore and violence auteur, helming films like Hostel and the Death Wish remake. So, it was quite surprising to see him call the shots on a family-friendly Amblin fantasy/horror hybrid that looked to encapsulate a sense of awe and wonder in younger viewers. However, Roth proved he is more than a one-trick pony, and many critics agree House With a Clock In Its Walls is an entertaining ride. With few exceptions , September is usually...
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  • ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls' Ticks Past Expectations With $26.8 Million Opening

    ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls' Ticks Past Expectations With $26.8 Million Opening

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Universal's “The House With a Clock in its Walls” is beating analyst expectations after a strong Saturday at the box office, with estimates now expecting a $26.8 million opening from 3,592 screens.
    This $40 million Amblin-produced family film had been projected for an opening in the low $20 million range, but business picked up well after a $7.5 million Friday. Critical reception has been fairly solid, with a B+ on CinemaScore to join a 68 percent Rotten Tomatoes score.
    After inflation adjustment, this result matches the best opening for director Eli Roth, who up to this point has made...
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