Box Office

JN-D012-00052: (Front l-r) DOLLY PARTON as G.G. Sparrow, KEKE PALMER as Olivia Hill and QUEEN LATIFAH as Vi Rose Hill in Alcon Entertainment's "JOYFUL NOISE," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

“Joyful Noise” Is Fun, Funny And Uplifting

“Joyful Noise” focuses on the sometimes strained relationship between Vi Rose Hill — played by Queen Latifah — and G-G Sparrow — played by Dolly Parton.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2012

In this action sequel, Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his rogue team go undercover to clear their organization’s name when it is implicated in a global terrorist bombing plot. Directed by Brad Bird, the film also stars Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg and Paula Patton. (Photo: Paramount Pictures)

Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol Takes No. 1 Spot At Box Office

Studio estimates Sunday place “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol” a solid No. 1 with $26.5 million domestically over its first weekend in full release. “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” was No. 2 in its second weekend with $17.8 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2011


Michigan Movie Battle: Robots Crush ‘Ides’

According to studio estimates, Hugh Jackman’s “Real Steel,” set in a near-future when robot fighters have replaced humans in the ring, debuted at No. 1 with $27.3 million. “Ides of March” opened at No. 2.

CBS Detroit–10/10/2011


‘Apes’ Climb To Top Rung Of Weekend Box Office

The 20th Century Fox action thriller “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” took in $54 million to open as the No. 1 movie, according to studio estimates Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2011

Vin Diesel, left, and Dwayne Johnson in scene from "Fast Five."

“Thor” Scores Big At Box Office; “Fast Five” Holding Its Own

The new movie “Thor” — about the God of Thunder — packed the biggest punch at the weekend box office. However, last week’s big winner “Fast Five” managed to hold its own in its second week on the big screen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2011


Rio Captures #1 Spot At Weekend Box Office

Rio is wonderful, family-friendly entertainment for the entire family.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2011

DSO Box Office Swamped With Requests

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is urging fans to be patient as they call the DSO box office to request a voucher for two free concerts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011

David Morse, left, and Nicolas Cage star in 'Drive Angry'

‘Drive Angry’ Stalls At Weekend Box Office

‘Drive Angry’ starring Nicolas Cage took in just $5.1 million in its debut weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2011

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Weekend Box Office

“The Roommate” captured the top spot at the weekend box office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011

green hornet

‘The Green Hornet’ Captures Weekend Box Office

“The Green Hornet” captures the weekend box office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2011