“Wonder Woman” Overtakes “Batman v Superman” as Biggest WB Movie in PH

MANILA, July 03, 2017 – It’s official: An Amazonian princess has bested both the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight at the Philippine box office. As of last Saturday, July 1, the P520.5-million cumulative box-office gross of Wonder Woman has overtaken the lifetime gross of Batman vSuperman: Dawn of Justice to become the biggest Warner Bros. Movie of All-Time. This was announced today by Francis Soliven, General Manager of Warner … Continue reading “Wonder Woman” Overtakes “Batman v Superman” as Biggest WB Movie in PH

“Despicable Me 3” Opens at No.1 with P93.6-M, the Biggest Opening Weekend for Animation in 2017

MANILA, June 19, 2017 – Universal Pictures and Illumination’s new comedy adventure Despicable Me 3 ran off with a nationwide box-office haul of P93.6-M to open a No.1 and grab the biggest opening weekend for an animated title in 2017. Bowing two weeks earlier in the Philippines ahead of the US, Despicable Me 3 proved to be a worthy successor to its previous two blockbuster … Continue reading “Despicable Me 3” Opens at No.1 with P93.6-M, the Biggest Opening Weekend for Animation in 2017

“Wonder Woman” Soars at PH Box Office with P233-M in 4 Days!

MANILA, June 5, 2017 – One of the best-reviewed and most-anticipated Super Hero movies of all time, director Patty Jenkins’s epic action adventure “Wonder Woman” soared to the top of the Philippine box office on its opening weekend, earning a record-shattering P233-M, and still climbing. The Warner Bros. Pictures release, which stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince / Wonder Woman and Chris Pine as her … Continue reading “Wonder Woman” Soars at PH Box Office with P233-M in 4 Days!

“Wonder Woman” Grosses P48.39-M on Opening Day, Year’s Biggest Non-Holiday Bow

MANILA, June 2, 2017 – Arriving with power, grace, wisdom and wonder, Warner Bros. Pictures’ Wonder Woman pulled off the year’s biggest non-holiday opening day record as it grossed a whopping P48.39-M on its first day of release (including midnight previews) yesterday, June 1.   This was announced today by Francis Soliven, General Manager of Warner Bros. Philippines. The first solo feature film about the … Continue reading “Wonder Woman” Grosses P48.39-M on Opening Day, Year’s Biggest Non-Holiday Bow

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” Now the No.1 Movie of All-Time in PH

MANILA, April 12, 2017 – The retelling of a classic fairytale has now rewritten the record books!  Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast” is now officially the biggest-grossing movie ever released in the Philippines. The romantic, fantasy musical posted a cumulative gross of a jolting P667.46-M yesterday, its 27th day of release, and effectively overtaking Marvel’s “Captain America: Civil War” as the No.1 movie of … Continue reading Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” Now the No.1 Movie of All-Time in PH

“Beauty and the Beast” Now the 6th Biggest-Grossing Film Ever in PH with P541.67-M in 11 Days

MANILA, March 27, 2017 – Disney’s live-action fairy tale “Beauty and the Beast” dazzled again at No.1 on its second weekend at the box-office, grossing with a massive P541.67-M in just 11 days. This figure puts it at sixth place in the rankings of all-time highest-grossing movies in the Philippine industry. This was announced today by a spokesman of Walt Disney Studios Philippines. With interest … Continue reading “Beauty and the Beast” Now the 6th Biggest-Grossing Film Ever in PH with P541.67-M in 11 Days

“Moana” Breaks Animation Record, Grosses P85.68-M in 5 Days

MANILA, December 7, 2016 – Disney’s “Moana” found out “how far it’ll go” at the Philippine box-office – and far it went with an opening weekend gross of P85.68-million in only five days. The sea-faring adventure also broke the record for the all-time biggest opening day gross for an nimated film last Nov. 30 with a rollicking P24.9-million, surpassing the sales of last year’s “Minions” … Continue reading “Moana” Breaks Animation Record, Grosses P85.68-M in 5 Days

“Fantastic Beasts” Earns a Magical Half Billion Dollars Worldwie, P231.17-M in PH

On the heels of topping the box office in its opening weekend, the widely acclaimed magical adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” surpassed half a billion dollars at the global box office on Tuesday, November 29, following its second weekend in release.  The announcement was made November 30 by Sue Kroll, President of Worldwide Marketing and Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures.   Audiences everywhere … Continue reading “Fantastic Beasts” Earns a Magical Half Billion Dollars Worldwie, P231.17-M in PH

“Ouija: Origin of Evil” Scares Up US Box-Office with $14.1-M

Universal Pictures’ new suspense thriller “Ouija: Origin of Evil,” the follow-up to 2014’s horror hit “Ouija,” opened in the US with a spooky $14.1 million at the box-office, a smash return given its $9 million budget. The film bows in the Philippines this Wednesday, Oct. 26. Universal distributed the Blumhouse production, which got markedly better reviews than the original. The first film in the series … Continue reading “Ouija: Origin of Evil” Scares Up US Box-Office with $14.1-M

“Don’t Breathe” Tops U.S. Box-Office with $26.1-M

Augus 29, 2016 – Columbia Pictures’ gripping suspense thriller “Don’t Breathe” – which Variety hails as “a muscular exercise in brutal, relentless peril” – spooked the U.S. box-office with a chilling $26.1-million, easily opening at No.1 for the Aug. 26-28 weekend. It joins a long list of recent horror films such as “The Purge: Election Year,” “The Conjuring 2,” “Lights Out” and “The Shallows” that have all … Continue reading “Don’t Breathe” Tops U.S. Box-Office with $26.1-M