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.
"Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" stole off with the weekend box office crown, hauling in $66 million in theaters in the United States and Canada from Friday through Sunday, industry figures showed Sunday.
It's a "Killer Queen" weekend at the nation's movie theaters Sunday, as "Bohemian Rhapsody" and two other movie debuts are pushing Hollywood to a 10.7 percent increase in receipts this year over last.
Netflix has hired Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay to direct a documentary series about late pop icon Prince, the streaming giant told AFP Tuesday.
"FBI," the latest crime drama from prolific producer Dick Wolf, premieres at 9 p.m. Tuesday evening on CBS, while the medical drama "New Amsterdam" debuts at 10 p.m. on NBC.
The pairing of Jack Black and Cate Blanchett proved to be box-office magic over the weekend as their fantasy film "The House with a Clock in its Walls" topped the competition at North American theaters, according to final figures released Monday.
The two-night Creative Arts Emmy Awards conclude Sunday evening at the Microsoft Theater with awards in 43 categories to be presented, including as outstanding host for a reality or reality competition program.
Horror movie "The Nun" was the top draw in North American movie theaters this weekend, extending a remarkable string of recent successes by Warner Bros., industry watchers said.