The last and least of the “Taken” movies may hit $35-38 million, thanks to a big Friday and those filmgoers insufficiently warning everybody who might go Sat. or Sunday.
Poor reviews, which came late because Fox knew it wasn’t very good, didn’t hurt it.
“Selma” has weak Oscar buzz, but Oprah and its subject and quality (a good movie, not a great one) drove it to a $14 million.
“Hobbit” hos shot its quiver, as “Unbroken” finished ahead of it. “Unbroken” will be just a smidgen over $100 million when all the money is counted after tonight’s “Golden Globes.”
“The Imitation Game” is giving Benedict Cumberbatch a certified hit and a serious Oscar push. He’s winning the Brit scientist bio pic sweepstakes, as “The Theory of Everything” has fallen out of the top ten.
“Boyhood” may get an Oscar nominations bounce, but it too is way out of the top ten.