• ‘Us' Opens as an Even Bigger Horror Hit for Jordan Peele

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The director's latest film was No. 1 at the domestic box office, earning around $70.3 million - more than double the initial take for his debut, “Get Out.”
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  • ‘Hotel Mumbai' Earns Solid Opening at Indie Box Office

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    While Jordan Peele's “Us” had the new release slat mostly to itself this weekend, the limited release front did see the release of Bleecker Street's “Hotel Mumbai,” the true story thriller about the 2008 attack on the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai.
    Released on four screens in New York and Los Angeles, the film grossed $86,492 for a solid per screen average of $21,623, the best average for any release this weekend. Directed by Anthony Armas and starring Dev Patel and Armie Hammer, the movie was filmed two years ago and was originally set to be released by The Weinstein Company, but was...
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  • Box office: ‘Us' shatters records on way to $70.3-million weekend

    1 month ago - By Los Angeles Times

    The sole new wide release this weekend, Universal's "Us" came in first place at the box office with $70.3 million, nearly doubling analysts' projections of $35 million to $45 million, according to estimates from measurement firm Comscore. The result breaks opening records for an original horror...
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  • Us Scares Up 3rd Biggest Horror Debut of All Time with $70M

    Us Scares Up 3rd Biggest Horror Debut of All Time with $70M

    1 month ago - By Movie Web

    The follow up to Get Out was easily able to top this weekend's box office as Captain Marvel inches closer to the $1 billion club.
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  • Us Scares Up 3rd Biggest Horror Debut of All Time with $70MThe

    Us Scares Up 3rd Biggest Horror Debut of All Time with $70MThe

    1 month ago - By Movie Web

    Us Scares Up 3rd Biggest Horror Debut of All Time with $70M The follow up to Get Out was easily able to top this weekend's box office as Captain Marvel inches closer to the $1 billion club.
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  • Us Box Office: Jordan Peele Horror Dethrones Captain Marvel In Massive Debut

    Us Box Office: Jordan Peele Horror Dethrones Captain Marvel In Massive Debut

    1 month ago - By Cinéma Blend

    Best opening for a live-action original film since Avatar. BOOM.
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  • ‘Hotel Mumbai' Solid in Debut; ‘Gloria Bell' Expands to $1.8M: Specialty Box Office

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Bleecker Street opened Hotel Mumbai in four theaters Friday and appears to have caught some attention from audiences not heading to Us. Overall, the specialties were mostly light. Hotel Mumbai, starring Oscar-nominee Dev Patel and Armie Hammer, grossed $86,492 in four theaters, averaging $21,623, by far the best showing among limited release titles this weekend.
    Sony Pictures Classics bowed period drama Sunset by László Nemes in 3 New York and L.A. locations...
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  • Us Sets Box Office Records, Opening At 1 with $70 Million

    Us Sets Box Office Records, Opening At 1 with $70 Million

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

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    Us sets box office records, opening at 1 with $70 million
    Filmmaker Jordan Peele's sophomore effort Us took the top spot at the box office, bringing in $70 million and marking the biggest opening weekend of all time for an original horror movie. The movie brought in more than double the amount Get Out managed during its opening weekend and A Quiet Place , which opened to $50 million last April.
    Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Pictures' Captain Marvel slipped into second place, dropping 48.5% and bringing in another $35 million for a US total of $321 million. Internationally...
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