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‘Lion King’ Fends Off Tarantino to Top N. America Box Office

"The Lion King" maintained its reign over North American theaters, taking in $76.6 million over the three-day weekend, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Monday.

‘The Lion King’ Roars at the Box Office, Collecting Nearly $192M

Thanks to the power of Disney and the lack of any other major new releases, "The Lion King" ruled the North American box office over the weekend, according to final figures released Monday.

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr Charged Over Groping Claim

Prosecutors in New York charged Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr with forcible touching on Thursday after he was accused of groping a woman in a Manhattan bar over the weekend. 

‘Aladdin’ Opens With $112 Million to Lead Box Office

"Aladdin" is blowing away the competition at the box office over the holiday weekend, taking in an estimated $112.7 million at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to updated figures released Monday.

‘Boyz n the Hood’ Director John Singleton Dead at 51

Oscar-nominated director John Singleton, best known for helming the gritty South Los Angeles drama "Boyz n the Hood," died Monday after being removed from life support at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

‘The Curse of La Llorona’ Leads Box Office With $26.5M

The horror film "The Curse of La Llorona" opened in first place at the North American box office this weekend, taking in more than $26.5 million at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry estimates released Sunday.

Queen, With Adam Lambert, To Perform At Oscars On Sunday

The rock band Queen, immortalized in the Oscar- nominated film "Bohemian Rhapsody," will perform during Sunday's Academy Awards telecast, the band and the Motion Picture Academy announced Monday.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Lego Movie 2’ Opens As Top-Grossing Film

"Lego Movie 2: The Second Part" debuted as the top-grossing movie at the North American box office this weekend, taking in $35 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry estimates out Sunday.

Actor Kristoff St. John Found Dead In Woodland Hills-Area Home

Actor Kristoff St. John, who starred in the long-running soap opera "The Young and the Restless," was found dead over the weekend at his home in the Woodland Hills area.

‘Glass’ Keeps Top Spot At Weekend Box Office

M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" is the top performer at the North American box office for the second consecutive weekend, taking in $19 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry estimates out Sunday.

Close, Malek Solidify Oscar Credentials at SAG Awards

Glenn Close was solidly entrenched Monday as the front-runner for the best-actress Academy Award, thanks to her Screen Actors Guild win for her work in "The Wife," while Rami Malek and Christian Bale are set for an Oscar-night showdown for best actor.

‘Green Book’ Scores Trio of Golden Globes; ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Wins Top Drama

"Green Book," the story of the bond that grows between a black musician and a white New York nightclub bouncer during a 1960s tour through the Deep South, has added Oscar momentum Monday, thanks to a trio of Golden Globe Award wins.

Beverly Hills News – Street Closures to Affect Traffic for Golden Globes

The 76th annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony will take place at the Beverly Hilton on Jan. 6, 2019, as it has for more than 40 years. The Beverly Hills Police Department is deploying additional staff and security measures to ensure a safe and secure site, utilizing the latest technology and best practices for high profile events.

`Aquaman’ Dominates Weekend Box Office

Warner Bros.' "Aquaman" debuted as the most popular film at the box office this holiday weekend, taking in an estimated $67.4 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry figures released Sunday.

Actress/Entertainer Penny Marshall Dead At 75

Funeral services were pending Tuesday for Penny Marshall, who rose to fame portraying street-wise Laverne De Fazio in the 1970s sitcom "Laverne and Shirley" but later became a successful director by helming films such as "Big" and "A League of Their Own."

`Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ Tops Weekend Box Office

Sony's animated feature "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse" was the most popular film at the box office in its opening weekend, taking in an estimated $35.4 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry figures released Sunday.
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