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Weekend Box Office: ‘Magnificent Seven’ Rides to No. 1 With $35M

Sony and MGM’s Remake

Sony and MGM’s The Magnificent Seven remake topped the box office this weekend with an estimated $35 million, including $2.9 million from IMAX alone.

Director Antoine Fuqua’s best opening of his career at the domestic box office has a 64 percent Rotten Tomatoes score and also an A- CinemaScore from audiences.

First Trailer for ‘Queen of Katwe’ Starring Lupita Nyong’o & David Oyelowo

Mira Nair's Film

If you like inspirational true stories and you love chess, you’ll be looking forward to see Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo‘s film, Queen of Katwe.

Directed by Mira Nair from a screenplay by William Wheeler, the film is based on the Tim Crothers book of the same name and follows the true story of Phiona Mutesi,