Arthouse Audit: 'Amy' Opens Strong on Congested Holiday Weekend Thompson on Hollywood

As expected, “Amy” (A24) dominated the new openings, with the best limited per theater average of any film in almost three months. Unlike two other recent festival-premiered pop-star documentaries (“Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck” and “What Happened Miss Simone?”) A24 launched “Amy” in theaters only, so its performance was crucial. ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on Read more

Box Office: ‘Inside Out’ Provides Fourth of July Fireworks Over ‘Terminator,’ ‘Magic Mike XXL’ Variety – Music

“Inside Out” delivered the firepower at the five-day holiday weekend box office as it finished in first ahead of “Jurassic World” and new entries “Terminator: Genisys” and “Magic Mike XXL.” In a tight race, Disney-Pixar’s animated comedy pulled in as estimated $45.3 million in the U.S. over the five days ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more