"Fifty Shades Freed" opened in the top spot on the domestic box office list this weekend with $38.5 million in ticket sales, according to final industry figures released Monday.
Jordan Peele won the Writers Guild of America Award for best original screenplay for his script for "Get Out" Monday evening while James Ivory won for best adapted screenplay for "Call Me By Your Name."
The sci-fi fantasy romance "The Shape of Water" scored a leading 13 nominations Tuesday for the 90th Academy Awards, including a best-picture nod that sets up an Oscar-night showdown with fellow awards-season darling "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri."
For the third weekend, "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" was the number one movie at box office, with an estimated $20 million in North American sales.
Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Allison Janney and Sam Rockwell all solidified their Oscar credentials Sunday evening at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, continuing what has become a wave of awards- season success two days before Academy Award nominations are announced.
After two weeks in second place, "Jumanji': Welcome To The Jungle" ascended to first place Sunday at the domestic box offices.
Talk show host and actress Oprah Winfrey received the Cecil B. DeMille Award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association during Sunday evening's Golden Globe Awards, and she delivered a rousing speech foretelling a world devoid of mistreatment of women.
Celebrities partied into the wee hours Monday following the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, which celebrated not just films and TV productions but also what many actors hope will be the imminent demise of male sexual and artistic domination in the entertainment industry.
The first major event of Hollywood's awards season will be held Sunday when the Golden Globes are presented at the Beverly Hilton, and motorists should anticipate road closures throughout the weekend near the hotel.