• ‘Fantastic Beasts' Sequel Gives Warner Bros. Another Win at the Weekend Box Office

    24 days ago - By Fortune

    "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald," a sequel from the world of Harry Potter, topped the weekend box office in North America, extending a strong year for Warner Bros.
    "Grindelwald" - the second of five expected movies from the "Fantastic Beasts" series - took in $62.2 million in ticket sales, according to Comscore Inc., in line with the forecast of about $63 million by Box Office Pro.
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    The strong opening demonstrates the staying power of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter universe - a key franchise for AT&T Inc.'s Warner Bros. The first "Fantastic Beasts" movie, which also...
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  • 'Fantastic Beasts 2' earns a weekend-winning $62 million, but it's the lowest domestic opening ever for a 'Harry Potter' film

    'Fantastic Beasts 2' earns a weekend-winning $62 million, but it's the lowest domestic opening ever for a 'Harry Potter' film

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald," won the weekend box office with $62.2 million, but that's lower than the opening for 2016's "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."
    It's also the lowest opening weekend ever for a "Harry Potter" film.
    If the first "Fantastic Beasts" is any indication, the sequel will find most of its box office coin at the foreign box office.
    Meanwhile, other new releases "Instant Family" and "Widows" fell flat.
    With the incredible success of the " Harry Potter " movie franchise in the early 2000s, Warner Bros. was certainly going to give us a spin-off...
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  • 'Fantastic Beasts 2' earns a weekend-winning $62 million, but it's the lowest domestic opening ever for a 'Harry Potter' film

    'Fantastic Beasts 2' earns a weekend-winning $62 million, but it's the lowest domestic opening ever for a 'Harry Potter' film

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald," won the weekend box office with $62.2 million, but that's lower than the opening for 2016's "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."
    It's also the lowest opening weekend ever for a "Harry Potter" film.
    If the first "Fantastic Beasts" is any indication, the sequel will find most of its box office coin at the foreign box office.
    Meanwhile, other new releases "Instant Family" and "Widows" fell flat.
    With the incredible success of the " Harry Potter " movie franchise in the early 2000s, Warner Bros. was certainly going to give us a spin-off...
    Read more ...