Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Reese, Reitman, Roshan and Rap: This Week's Indie Releases Reese, Reitman, Roshan and Rap: This Week's Indie Releases 'The Maze Runner' Outduels Denzel Overseas, Adds Another $27.5 Million for a Box Office Repeat 'The Maze Runner' Outduels Denzel Overseas, Adds Another $27.5 Million for a Box Office Repeat BOI INTERVIEW: Simon Pegg Talks Tibetan Roof Satellites and Going The Whole Hog in "Hector and the Search For Happiness" BOI INTERVIEW: Simon Pegg Talks Tibetan Roof Satellites and Going The Whole Hog in "Hector and the Search For Happiness" TIFF Tweets: Social Media Reactions to Day 4's Screenings at the Toronto Film Festival TIFF Tweets: Social Media Reactions to Day 4's Screenings at the Toronto Film Festival 'Lucy' Continues Her Romp Around The World, Reclaiming Overseas Box Office Crown 'Lucy' Continues Her Romp Around The World, Reclaiming Overseas Box Office Crown Will Brosnan, Pierce Brosnan, Have A Bond-ing Experience With Moviegoers This Week?  And Will 'As Above, So Below" Rise Top The Top of the Labor Day Heap? Will Brosnan, Pierce Brosnan, Have A Bond-ing Experience With Moviegoers This Week? And Will 'As Above, So Below" Rise Top The Top of the Labor Day Heap? This Week's Indie Releases: 'Trip To Italy' Expands, 'Cantinflas' Looks to Lure Latino Auds and RSA Sets Off On A 'Life of Crime' This Week's Indie Releases: 'Trip To Italy' Expands, 'Cantinflas' Looks to Lure Latino Auds and RSA Sets Off On A 'Life of Crime' Can 'Sin City' Unseat TMNT and 'Guardians'?  Can a Football Movie NOT Set in the South Work?  This Week's Previews & Predictions... Can 'Sin City' Unseat TMNT and 'Guardians'? Can a Football Movie NOT Set in the South Work? This Week's Previews & Predictions... China Debut Moves 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' To Top Of Overseas Box Office China Debut Moves 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' To Top Of Overseas Box Office How To Be An Indie Distrib in 2014: My Interview With Freestyle Releasing Co-President, Mark Borde How To Be An Indie Distrib in 2014: My Interview With Freestyle Releasing Co-President, Mark Borde Double Barrel "The Imitation Game" News: New Trailer/Opening Night Selection At BFL London Fest Double Barrel "The Imitation Game" News: New Trailer/Opening Night Selection At BFL London Fest Lionsgate Slots Stalinist Russia Thriller "Child 44" For April 17, 2015 Lionsgate Slots Stalinist Russia Thriller "Child 44" For April 17, 2015 Outstanding New Trailer For Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" Outstanding New Trailer For Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" New Trailer Drops For "Twister 2"...uhh no wait, it's "Into The Storm" New Trailer Drops For "Twister 2"...uhh no wait, it's "Into The Storm" Industry Executives Carpou, Davies, Hollis and Alperovich Among Invitees For AMPAS Membership Industry Executives Carpou, Davies, Hollis and Alperovich Among Invitees For AMPAS Membership Next Week's Coming Attractions: "Transformers" Primed To Dominate Box Office Next Week's Coming Attractions: "Transformers" Primed To Dominate Box Office Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep and Brenton Thwaites In Trailer # 2 For Weinstein's "The Giver" Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep and Brenton Thwaites In Trailer # 2 For Weinstein's "The Giver" Warners Remains Market Share King But "Maleficent" Moves Disney Into 2nd Warners Remains Market Share King But "Maleficent" Moves Disney Into 2nd Bollywood Masala: "P.K." Moves Up, "Bombay Velvet" and  "Detective Bakshi" Move Out And Tons Of Other Hindi Film News Bollywood Masala: "P.K." Moves Up, "Bombay Velvet" and "Detective Bakshi" Move Out And Tons Of Other Hindi Film News "Jane Got A Gun" Gets a New Release Date "Jane Got A Gun" Gets a New Release Date

Thursday Night At The Movies: Angie Casts A Spell On Late Show Auds w/$4.2 Million Take

Photo of Jim Amos By Jim Amos | Box Office Insider May 30, 2014 at 12:44PM

So far so good for Angelina Jolie and Disney as "Maleficent" opened to a very strong $4.2 million Thursday night late show haul. That's pretty nifty for a straight PG film and bodes well for the weekend.
0
Maleficent


So far so good for Angelina Jolie and Disney as "Maleficent" opened to a very strong $4.2 million Thursday night late show haul.  That's pretty nifty for a straight PG film and bodes well for the weekend. "A Million Ways To Die In The West" was less than stunning, bringing in only $900,000, but R rated comedies are inconsistent on Thursday nights.  "Neighbors" opened to a hefty $49 million but only took in $2.5 million from its night-before shows.   

This article is related to: Maleficent, Hit or Miss, A Million Ways to Die in the West, Angelina Jolie


E-Mail Updates





Recent Comments

Upcoming Imax Titles

2014
9/5 Forrest Gump
9/26 The Equalizer

Upcoming D-Box Titles

2014
9/19 The Maze Runner

Upcoming 3D Titles

2014
9/26 The Equalizer
10/3 Annabelle

Studio Market Share

Thru August 3rd
1. Fox 18.1% 1,156m
2. Warner Brothers 15.7 998m

Major Film Festivals

8/6 - 8/16 Locarno
8/27 - 9/6 Venice Film Festival