Movies draw record $38.6 bn at box office in 2016
The global box office for films took in a record $38.6 billion last year, industry figures showed Wednesday, although receipts outside North America declined for the first time in 12 years as the Chinese market slowed.
‘Rogue One’ tops China box office with $31 million in debut
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” topped China’s box-office during its opening weekend there as the latest film in the four-decade-old franchise attracted local moviegoers by featuring Asian stars.
‘Rogue One’ pads Disney’s year as movie sales near record
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” kept its grip on North American movie fans over the Christmas weekend, giving the Walt Disney Co. film a second straight win at the box office.
'Rogue One' maintains stellar course at box office
The latest blockbuster installment of the "Star Wars" saga dominated box offices in North America for a second weekend straight, according to early holiday estimates released Sunday.
Disney’s ‘Rogue One’ Reaps $71.1 Million in Two Days
Ticket sales of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” through Friday put it on track to top the box office and post one of the biggest opening weekends of the year, validating Walt Disney Co.’s strategy of spinning new stories and characters off of the sci-fi classic.
'Rogue One' premiere brings the Force back to Hollywood
Fans cheered wildly Saturday as the star-studded world premiere of the hotly anticipated "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" continued the space saga after the last episode shattered box office records.