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This image released by Disney shows Kristoff, voiced by Jonathan Groff, left, and Anna, voiced by Kristen Bell, in a scene from the animated feature "Frozen." (AP Photo/Disney)

‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ glowing box office hits

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” continues to illuminate the box office after its second weekend in theaters. Figures released by studios Monday show the “Hunger Games” sequel, starring Jennifer Lawrence, broke holiday box office records […]

12/02/2013

This publicity photo released by Summit Entertainment shows Asa Butterfield in a scene from the film, "Ender's Game." (AP Photo/ Summit Entertainment)

‘Ender’s Game’ blasts off with $27M at box office

(AP) – “Ender’s Game” began its big-screen mission at the box office in first place. The Lionsgate sci-fi adaptation starring Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford as intergalactic soldiers earned $27 million in its opening weekend. […]

11/04/2013

Scene from the movie Bad Grandpa. (AP Foto/Paramount Pictures, Sean Cliver)

‘Bad Grandpa’ tops box office with $32M

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With theaters heavy in dramatic offerings, Johnny Knoxville’s silly stunts captivated weekend moviegoers. “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” stole the No.1 spot from three-week box-office champ, “Gravity,” with $32 million in ticket […]

10/28/2013

This image released by Starpix shows Sandra Bullock, left, and George Clooney at luncheon honoring the film "Gravity," and hosted by The Peggy Siegal Company and Warner Brothers Pictures at The Explorers Club, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Starpix, Dave Allocca)

‘Gravity’ exerts its force, earns $30M in 3rd week

NEW YORK (AP) — “Gravity” continued to exert its force at the box office, the WikiLeaks drama “The Fifth Estate” flopped, and the anticipated Slavery tale “12 Years a Slave” opened strong in limited release. […]

10/21/2013

This image released by Starpix shows Sandra Bullock, left, and George Clooney at luncheon honoring the film "Gravity," and hosted by The Peggy Siegal Company and Warner Brothers Pictures at The Explorers Club, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Starpix, Dave Allocca)

‘Gravity’ launches to top of worldwide box office

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Gravity” soared to the top of the worldwide box office in its debut weekend. The Warner Bros. space drama starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney boasted the biggest October opening […]

10/07/2013

James Franco and Michelle Williams in scene from movie "Oz the Great and Powerful." (Photo: Disney Enterprises/AP)

Disney’s ‘Oz’ bewitches box office with $80M debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Oz the Great and the Powerful” clicked with moviegoers. Disney’s 3-D prequel to the classic L. Frank Baum tale “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” debuted in first place and earned $80.3 million at the weekend box office

03/10/2013

Skyfall movie poster

‘Skyfall’ launches back to top spot with $10.8M

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The James Bond blockbuster “Skyfall” has risen back to the No. 1 spot at the weekend box office, taking in $10.8 million. Here are the top 20 movies for the past week.

12/17/2012