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Sundance horror sensation ‘Hereditary’ and ‘Hotel Artemis’ also open nationwide. The star-studded, female-fronted Ocean’s 8 should have no trouble winning the weekend box-office crown with a domestic debut in the $35 million-$40 million range, toppling holdover Solo: A Star Wars Story. From Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow, Ocean’s 8 is a spinoff of the Ocean’s Eleven series
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Elsewhere, Johnny Knoxville’s latest comedy ‘Action Point’ is DOA. Disney and Lucasfilm’s Solo: A Star Wars Story isn’t finding much relief in its second weekend of play at the box office, where it may not come close to approaching $30 million for the Friday-Sunday stretch, according to early estimates. Some box-office observers show the standalone
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A trio of smaller films open opposite the ‘Star Wars’ spinoff and ‘Deadpool 2’ — Shailene Woodley’s lost-at-sea drama ‘Adrift,’ Johnny Knoxvilles’s comedy ‘Action Point’ and genre pic ‘Upgrade.’ May tentpoles Solo: A Star Wars Story and Deadpool 2 will easily dominate what’s expected to be a quiet post-Memorial Day box office. All eyes will
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Overseas, ‘Infinity War’ debuts to a near-record $200 million in China as it becomes the top-grossing superhero pic of all time globally. Disney and Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War finished its third weekend at the box office with $1.606 billion in global ticket sales after earning another $61.8 million in North America and launching in China
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The coming-of-age romance made a strong start to China’s long Labor Day weekend, while ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ won’t open for another two weeks thanks to one of Beijing’s usual blackouts on Hollywood imports. Different economic super power, different blockbuster. While most of the known universe was watching Disney and Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War over the weekend,
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“My bad, but on the other hand, Farmville!” Alex Moffat, impersonating the Facebook CEO, said. Alex Moffat impersonated Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg during “Weekend Update” on Saturday Night Live, addressing Facebook’s privacy issues. He started out by deliberately making direct eye contact with desk co-host Colin Jost. “Nailed it!” he exclaimed, calling Jost
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Faith-based film ‘I Can Only Imagine’ — the huge surprise of the weekend — and ‘Love, Simon’ each earn a coveted A+ CinemaScore. Unless Alicia Vikander’s Tomb Raider unearths unexpected treasure, it’s on course to lose the weekend box-office crown to ruling champ Black Panther, according to early Friday returns. The female-led action-adventure won the
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