‘Elvis’, ‘Top Gun’ at the top of the box office; sharp decline for Pixar’s ‘Year of Light’

NEW YORK — Elvis Presley Baz Luhrmann biopic “Elvis” rocked theaters with an estimated $30.5 million weekend ticket sales, but — in box-office rarity — “Elvis” tied for “Top Gun: Maverick,” which also reported $30, 5 million, for No. 1 in theaters. Monday’s final figures, after Sunday’s gross was tabulated, will sort out which film … Read more

‘The Bad Guys’ beat ‘The Northman’ and Nicolas Cage at the box office

NEW YORK — On an extraordinarily crowded weekend in theaters featuring the expensive Viking epic and Nicolas Cage playing himself, DreamWorks Animation’s “The Bad Guys” beat the field, signaling a continued resurgence for family films after a downturn during the pandemic. “The Bad Guys,” released by Comcast’s CMCSA, -3.32% Universal Pictures, debuted with $24 million … Read more