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Weekend Box Office: ‘Deadpool’ Remains No. 1 as ‘Gods of Egypt’ Flops

Third Highest Grossing R-Rated Movie

While “tonight we honor Hollywood’s best and whitest, er, brightest,” at the box office, audiences are celebrating the Fox comic-book movie Deadpool for the third straight week. The Tim Miller-directed film, starring Ryan Reynolds, has now crossed $600 million worldwide, and it ranks as the third highest grossing R-rated movie ever, domestically.

‘Eddie the Eagle’ First Trailer Arrives

Hugh Jackman & Taron Egerton

20th Century Fox has released the first official trailer for Eddie the Eagle, the upcoming feel-good sports comedy drama starring Hugh Jackman and a barely recognizable Taron Egerton.

Directed by Dexter Fletcher, and co-starring Jo Hartley, Tim McInnerny, Rune Temte, and Christopher Walken, the movie will tell the true story of the titular British Olympic ski jumper, famed not so much for his abilities but for his determination.