Warner Bros Godzilla: King of the Monsters stomped to the top of the box-office in its opening weekend in North American theatres, taking in an estimated US$49 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported.
Aladdin apparently still has the old magic, as the new Disney film took in an estimated $86.1 million in the Friday-to-Sunday period in North America to lead all box-office offerings, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported.
US director Martin Scorsese and actor Robert de Niro on Sunday discussed the changing nature of cinema in the age of streaming services on the sidelines of the Marrakech film festival.
For the third consecutive weekend The Hitman's Bodyguard was the top film in North American box offices, but the cinematic scene remained deep in the summer doldrums, according to final three-day numbers from website Exhibitor Relations.
Two new movies soared into the top three in North American theatres this weekend, with Logan Lucky scoring well with critics, but The Hitman’s Bodyguard faring better in ticket sales.
Swedish satire The Square, a send-up of political correctness and the confused identity of the modern male, won the Palme d’Or top prize at the Cannes film festival on Sunday.
British 1980s pop duo Bros, twin brothers Matt and Luke Goss, announced Wednesday they will reunite for a one-off concert next year, their first joint performance in 27 years.