‘Lego Batman’ spanks ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ at box office

'Lego Batman' spanks 'Fifty Shades Darker' at box office The animated film beat out new releases like ‘The Great Wall’ and ‘Fist Fight’ to stay atop the domestic box office. Kaya Yurieff. Follow. Feb 21, 2017 3:40 PM EST. Get TheStreet Quant Ratings’ exclusive 5-page report for (TWX) – FREE. For a second …

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‘Lego Batman’ stays No. 1; ‘The Great Wall’ crumbles

NEW YORK – “The Lego Batman Movie” commanded the Presidents Day weekend box office, staying No. 1 for the second straight week, while the China-focused “The Great Wall” failed to show much muscle in North America. According to studio estimates …

WBRZ

Everything is awesome for ‘Lego Batman’ at the box office; at Universal’s ‘Great Wall,’ it’s not so great

A talking building-block toy proved tougher than Matt Damon’s “The Great Wall” at the box office over the four-day Presidents Day weekend, as “The Lego Batman Movie” from Warner Bros. finished first and raked in an estimated $42.5 million in the U.S

Los Angeles Times

“Lego Batman” Beats “Great Wall” And “Fist Fight” At Box Office

This President’s Day weekend, “The Lego Batman Movie” is dominating the North American box office with an estimated $44 million. That number nearly matches the combined earnings of “The Great Wall” and “Fifty Shades Darker.” “John Wick: Chapter 2” is …

SFGate

‘Lego Batman’ stays No. 1, conquers ‘The Great Wall’

This image released by Twentieth Century Fox shows Jason Isaacs in a scene from “A Cure For Wellness.” (Twentieth Century Fox via AP). View 3 Items. Show Caption The Associated Press. This image released by Twentieth Century Fox shows Jason Isaacs …

Deseret News

Lego builds a boss Batman

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Batman, voiced by Will Arnett, in a scene from “The LEGO Batman Movie.” (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP). Lego builds a boss Batman. Warner Bros. Pictures. This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures …

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The Lego Batman Movie: 13 Cameos That Expand The Dark Knight’s World

Batman (Will Arnett) and co. jostle for room in The Lego Batman Movie [Credit: Warner Bros]. ByMax Farrow, writer at Creators.co: Fanatical film-watcher, Hill-walker, Writer and Procrastinator Extraordinaire. Max Farrow. With his spectacular abs

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‘Lego Batman Movie’ to Fight Off Newcomers ‘The Great Wall,’ ‘Fist Fight’ at Holiday Weekend Box Office

Second-week movies “The Lego Batman Movie,” “Fifty Shades Darker” and “John Wick: Chapter Two” are expected to lord over this week’s newcomers “The Great Wall,” “Fist Fight” and “A Cure for Wellness” at the President’s Day weekend box office.

TheWrap

‘Lego Batman’ spanks ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ at N. American box office

“THE Lego Batman Movie” spanked “Fifty Shades Darker” for a second weekend running at North American box offices, an industry group said on Sunday. Featuring the voice of Will Arnett as the caped crusader, the Warner Bros spinoff of the “The Lego …

Shanghai Daily (subscription)

‘Lego Batman Movie’ & ‘Fifty Shades’ Will Lead the Weekend’s Box Office Again

The box office will have a repeat with its leading movies this weekend as The Lego Batman Movie and Fifty Shades Darker are set to top the President’s Day weekend. The Lego Batman Movie grossed an estimated $7.6 million on Friday (February 17) for a …

Just Jared

Watch Batman v Superman’s Warehouse Battle Mashed Up With LEGO Batman’s Theme Song

Just like the LEGO Movie, the LEGO Batman Movie had a very memorable opening sequence set to a great song. While it might not have the staying power of “Everything Is Awesome,” Patrick Stump and Will Arnett still provide a wonderful tune with “Who’s …

Comicbook.com

‘The Great Wall’ Falls On Its Box Office Debut, ‘The LEGO Batman Movie’ Remains On Top

For the second straight week, DC movie “The LEGO Batman Movie” topped the box office this weekend. Newcomer “The Great Wall” starring Matt Damon landed at the third spot. ( The Great Wall site ). Advertisement. A great brick wall was no match against a …

Tech Times

Box Office: ‘LEGO Batman’ Wins Weekend, ‘Great Wall’ Crashes, ‘Fifty Shades’ And ‘John Wick 2’ Shine

The Presidents Day weekend was not a happy one for new releases, as you had two mild underperformers and one outright flop. Better news was to be found in the older movies, including last weekend’s three biggies. It looks like, per usual, the choice to …

Forbes

The Lego Batman Movie: How toy figures and Batman combined to create the perfect parody

Before February 2014, if someone told you that you are probably going to love a movie in which Batman suddenly starts beat-boxing while he is throwing a tantrum in front of his butler Alfred, would you have believed that person? The Lego Batman Movie, …

Firstpost

Box Office Top 20: ‘Lego Batman,’ ‘Fifty Shades’ stay on top

NEW YORK — Holdovers “The Lego Batman Movie” and “Fifty Shades Darker” led the North American box office for a second week, while Matt Damon’s “The Great Wall” — a hit in China, where it was made — struggled in its domestic debut. Warner Bros.

Washington Post

The Lego Batman Movie holds off The Great Wall at US box office

The Lego Batman Movie has won the weekend for the second week in a row at the US box office, easily holding off the challenge of Fifty Shades Darker (also in its second week) and new arrival The Great Wall.

The Guardian

The Lego Batman Movie remains at top of UK box office

The Lego Batman Movie has built on a strong opening weekend to remain at the top of the U.K. box office chart for a second week running. Los Angeles premiere of ‘The Lego Batman Movie’. The animation, featuring Will Arnett as the voice of the iconic DC …

TV3.ie

‘The Lego Batman Movie’: Will spinoff sequel get awesome revenge on Oscars in 2018?

Two years ago, “The Lego Movie” won over audiences and critics with its humor and unique animation style. Most awards pundits not only predicted it would score an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Film, they believed it would win. But to the shock of …

Goldderby

Moonlight shines at UK box office as Lego Batman overshadows Fifty Shades

Declining a slim 19% at the weekend, The Lego Batman Movie tops the UK box office chart with £4.44m, and £17.45m after 12 days of play. The half-term holiday saw steady daily business for the animation, and the film added a healthy £9.54m over the past …

The Guardian (blog)

‘Lego Batman’ Wins Again, Whipping ‘Fifty Shades’

China’s entry into the American film market didn’t do too badly, but ‘The Great Wall’ still debuted in third. legobatman021917 Movies. Michael Hinman Feb 19th, 2017. Reddit · Twitter · Facebook · Google+ · LinkedIn · Email. With Valentine’s Day behind

Airlock Alpha

Superfriends of Marketing

How Warner Bros. and Lego Sold a Comedy About the Most Humorless Vigilante in Comics. by Adrianne Pasquarelli. Batman is dark and violent, with an air of secrecy cloaked beneath practiced toughness. In his most recent movie, he tried to murder …

AdAge.com

One Thing LEGO Batman Gets About The Joker That Suicide Squad Didn’t

Warning: spoilers ahead for The LEGO Batman Movie and Suicide Squad. Don’t read any further if you are not up to date on the latest DC films! If you have seen The LEGO Batman Movie, then you likely already know that it is a revelation. The animated …

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