Weekend Box Office: 'Black Panther' Buries 'Tomb Raider' With $27M
Mar 19, 2018, 01:08
The movie, also starring Dominic West and Kristin Scott Thomas, netted $23.5 million for the three-day weekend.
"Black Panther" took in a total of $30 million internationally to push its global take to $577 million - making it the fifth highest title in the Marvel Cinematic Universe by that measure. Russian Federation generated the top figure with $4.4 million at a 50% share of the top five films, followed by the United Kingdom with $4.2 million on 1,089 screens, France with $3.2 million at 553 screens and Germany and Mexico with $2.2 million each.
Ryan Coogler'sBlack Panther continued to make history in its fifth weekend with a box-office haul of $27 million, defeating Tomb Raider and becoming only the seventh film ever to cross the $600 million mark in North America. Titanic dominated the box office for a staggering 15 consecutive weekends, meaning Black Panther would effectively have to stay on top for about two and a half more months to equal it. The movie has already earned over $66 million there - out-grossing the "Star Wars" movies that have played there ("The Last Jedi" earned $42.5 million in the Middle Kingdom) and on pace to be one of the top Marvel Cinematic Universe titles released in China. Turns out "Black Panther" works.
"Black Panther" will face competition next weekend from Universal-Legendary's launch of "Pacific Rim: Uprising" and Paramount's animated comedy "Sherlock Gnomes".
Broadcom abandons its pursuit of Qualcomm
This means that Broadcom will still be moving its headquarters to the United States, making it more of presence domestically. As such, Broadcom and Qualcomm "shall immediately and permanently abandon the proposed takeover", ordered the US President.
The movie topped the foreign weekend chart with $84.5-M from 65 markets for an overseas take of $102.5-M and $126-M globally. It barely performed better at the box office than 2003's "Tomb Raider: Cradle of Life", which starred Angelina Jolie and closed that era of the franchise. Fox's third weekend of "Red Sparrow" followed in ninth with $4.5 million at 2,583 venues, pushing the Jennifer Lawrence thriller past $39 million. Love, Simon cost $17 million to produce.
Paramount's fourth weekend of "Annihilation" and Sony's 13th weekend of "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" tied for 11th place with $1.7 million.
Li said the notion that the company was divesting its Hong Kong holdings because he was losing faith in China was "laughable". In the telecoms sector, the company owns the 3 Group in Europe and Hutchison Telecommunications in Hong Kong .
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According to People magazine , a Kensington Palace spokesperson declined to comment on the report about Markle's baptism. Markus Anderson , a close friend to the royal couple, is said to have put the shower together.
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To her, and to our readers, we can only apologize, correct the record and make certain that we do better in the future". Since Gravel, there hasn't been another major case of a senator doing so, and I'm not holding my breath.
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He is a very tough player. "He is a very valuable commodity for us and certainly has done a lot for us the last few years". Wilson, 25, joined the Chiefs as an undrafted free agent in 2014 and wound up starting 26 games in his four seasons there.
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Listeria is a bacterium which can be deadly for pregnant women, elderly people, newborns and adults with weakened immune systems. A third person has been killed by an Australian listeria outbreak connected to rock melons, Xinhua news agency reported.
Android P final release coming Q3 2018
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Cheaper Amazon Prime for Medicaid Recipients
Amazon Prime memberships are now available at the special price of $5.99 per month for tens of millions of American consumers. Medicaid is the government program that helps provide health coverage for many low-income families and disabled individuals.
Houston Rockets vs. Boston Celtics
Ball made three shots from beyond the arc in the final three minutes to give the Lakers their fifth straight victory. Houston's win streak is its longest since the Hakeem Olajuwan-led team won the first 15 games of the 1993-94 season.