"Godzilla" tramples rivals with monster $93 million debut

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Godzilla," a remake of the classic Japanese monster movie, crushed its box office competitors over the weekend, devouring $93.2 million at U.S. and Canadian theaters for the year's second-biggest debut and spawning plans .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 18th, 2014

Godzilla tramples US box office

Monster movie Godzilla tops the US box office with the second largest opening of the year, just behind last month's Captain America......»»

Category: topSource: 19th, 2014

"Godzilla" Crushes "Neighbors" & Scores Monster Numbers At The Box Office

Godzilla stomped its way across theaters this weekend, scaring up a whopping $93.2 million in sales, which was far more than even the generous estimates that predicted a $70-80 million opening weekend.The Gareth Edwards-directed monster epic, a remake of .....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineMay 18th, 2014

"Zootopia" Tramples "Allegiant," A "Divergent" Series Low

"Zootopia" continues to run wild over its rivals in its third weekend in theaters, stomping all over the launch of "Allegiant," the third film in the "Divergent" series......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodMar 21st, 2016

‘Godzilla’ Stomps to $36 Mil Debut in China

“Godzilla” crashed through the $400 million mark at the global box office this weekend thanks to a massive debut in China. The monster reboot earned $36 million on 9,000 screens, a record opening haul for Warner Bros., though just short of two.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 15th, 2014

Japan Box Office: Toho"s "Godzilla Resurgence" Opens With $6.1 Million

The first Japanese 'Godzilla' in 12 years bows atop the box office, but fails to land monster-sized numbers. read more.....»»

Category: boxofficeSource: hollywoodreporterAug 2nd, 2016

"X-Men" overpowers "Godzilla" on way to holiday weekend win

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The "X-Men" mutant superheroes smashed into U.S. and Canadian theaters and collected $90.7 million in ticket sales through Sunday, keeping monster hit "Godzilla" at bay and heading toward a decisive win over a long holiday.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 25th, 2014

"Godzilla" storms box office with $93.2 million debut

The 3D monster movie, starring Bryan Cranston, had the second-largest debut of the year this weekend.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsMay 19th, 2014

Metal Gear artist Yoji Shinkawa designs his own version of Godzilla

Japanese artist Yoji Shinkawa, who is responsible for much of the character and mechanical design for the Metal Gear Solid and Zone of the Enders games, recently unveiled his take on iconic monster Godzilla. Shinkawa’s interpretation, which is being dev.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 13th, 2017

Godzilla gets residency in Tokyo

Fictional city-wrecking monster Godzilla has been granted special residency in Tokyo's Shinjuku ward, as a newly-installed model of the lizard's huge head proves a pull to visitors. Marking "the emergence of the 12-metre (40-feet) high Godz.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 4th, 2015

New Godzilla film to be made in Japan

A new Godzilla film is announced by Japanese film studio Toho following the box office success of Hollywood's latest remake of the monster movies......»»

Category: topSource: 10th, 2014

Original "Godzilla" reflects on monster"s legacy

Haruo Nakajima, who played Godzilla 12 times, remembers sweating through the role that embodied post-WWII Japan's atomic anxiety.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsAug 6th, 2014

Tokyo rolls out red carpet for Hollywood Godzilla

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood's Godzilla remake although the nation that gave birth to the fire-breathing monster is seeing the latest movie after it opened everywhere else......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 10th, 2014

Hollywood "Godzilla" finally stomps home to Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo is rolling out the red carpet for Hollywood's Godzilla remake although the nation that gave birth to the fire-breathing monster is seeing the latest movie after it opened everywhere else......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 10th, 2014

Godzilla"s owners, brewery, settle case over beer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A New Orleans brewery has agreed to change the name of one of its beers after it was sued by the company that owns the rights to the movie monster Godzilla......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 4th, 2014

Godzilla towers over UK box office

Monster remake Godzilla tops the UK box office in its opening weekend, taking £6.4m......»»

Category: topSource: 20th, 2014

"Godzilla" is king of box office with $93.2M debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Godzilla" was a towering hit at the box office, collecting $93.2 million in its opening weekend......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 19th, 2014

"The Jungle Book" tramples competition at the US box office

Los Angeles (AFP) - Three movie releases failed to best Disney's "The Jungle Book," which trounced the competition at the US box office during its third weekend with $43.7 million, industry data showed Monday......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 5th, 2016

‘Godzilla’ Dominates Box Office in Japan With $6.9 Mil. Debut

“Godzilla” roared in Japan this weekend, with the monster picture topping box office charts. The film debuted to an estimated $6.9 million across 27 screens. The  opening is on par with “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” which gros.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 27th, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel finds folks who think Godzilla is real

The new "Godzilla" movie made more than $93 million this weekend, but to some folks, it might as well have been a documentary. In a segment he calls "Lie Witness News," Jimmy Kimmel sent out a reporter to Hollywood Boulevard Monday to quiz passersby about.....»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcMay 20th, 2014

Fantasy meets tragedy in surreal drama "A Monster Calls"

TORONTO (Reuters) - A teenage boy's struggle with his mother's terminal illness takes a surreal turn when he finds comfort in a giant talking tree monster, in the emotional fantasy drama "A Monster Calls.".....»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2016