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Box office hits and misses: ‘Get Out’ bumps ‘Lego Batman’ for huge debut

Box office hits and misses: ‘Get Out’ bumps ‘Lego Batman’ for huge debut It may have been Oscars weekend, but Jordan Peele’s thriller Get Out was the big winner at the box office.8 million to stay ahead of modern musical La La Land, which turned a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations into six wins during the weekend’s ceremony.

Box office hits and misses: ‘Logan’ slices up a huge weekend, while ‘Get Out’ stays strong

Box office hits and misses: ‘Logan’ slices up a huge weekend, while ‘Get Out’ stays strong As predicted, Hugh Jackman’s final adventure as Marvel Comics mutant Wolverine in Logan shredded its competition over the weekend, winning with a massive $85.Coming in third over the weekend was The Shack, a film that proves yet again that faith-based dramas shouldn’t be underestimated at the box office.

Box office hits and misses: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ roars ahead of ‘Logan’ and ‘Get Out’

Box office hits and misses: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ roars ahead of ‘Logan’ and ‘Get Out’ It was a good weekend for Kong: Skull Island, which pushed ahead of previous box-office champions Logan and Get Out as expected, but the new origin story for Hollywood’s favorite giant ape fell short of giving King Kong — or studio Warner Bros.Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ creature feature opened in theaters to the tune of $61 million domestically and $142 million worldwide, and earned generally positive reviews from professional critics and audiences alike.

Box office hits and misses: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ sets new opening weekend record

Box office hits and misses: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ sets new opening weekend record It was a fairy tale weekend for Beauty and the Beast, Disney’s latest live-action adaptation of one of the studio’s beloved animated features.The film, which stars Harry Potter franchise actress Emma Watson, raked in a massive $170 million in U.