'Get Out' Wins Weekend As Universal Dominates 2017
00:44, Feb 28, 2017
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The directorial debut by comedian Jordan Peele, Get Out is a satirical horror which shines a spotlight on racism in America. Get Out scored 100 percent from its reviews, earning it a coveted title within the movie industry that few have matched.
That's a great return on the $4.5 million it cost to make and well above estimates in the run up to the weekend, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Still building its box office take, The Lego Batman Movie earned an extra $19 million in its second week, nabbing second place.
The movie also did well in the worldwide territory with $72 million after bringing in an estimated $21.5 million from 62 markets.
With a budget of 4.5 million dollars, 'Get Out' is now a critical and financial success! This film has already grossed more domestically than the original film. The film, which centers on a black man who discovers that his girlfriend's liberal, lily-white hometown is guarding a sinister secret, marks a departure for Peele, best-known for his work on the Comedy Central series "Key & Peele".
Looking ahead to next weekend, 20th Century Fox kicks off the month of March with their highly-anticipated superhero thriller Logan, which squares off against Open Road Films' Before I Fall and Lionsgate's The Shack in wide release.
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For two weeks, animation and comedy reigned atop the box office.
Lego Batman isn't likely to catch up to The Lego Movie, the 2014 predecessor that it spins off from. Finally, Collide, in over 2000 theaters, piled up just over $1.5 million in its opening weekend.
One can expect Fifty Shades Darker and John Wick: Chapter Two to show up in the final top five as well, rounded out by The Great Wall or, possibly, either Hidden Figures or La La Land in one last catch-up round before Sunday's Oscars. It might have been the only movie that actually did well on the box office.
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His presence alone helped Golden reach a career-high in sacks and defensive tackle Calais Campbell achieve eight sacks. Jones remains one of the league's premiere pass-rushers and is nearly certain to be back in Arizona next season.
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Tigers play with drone like giant cat toy
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Giraffe birth video returns to YouTube
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China sees chance of six-party talks with North Korea
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Shooting reported at Houston hospital
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