Fantasy/SF News

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Rampage Tops Weekend Box Office (April 16, 2018): Rampage starring Dwayne Johnson won the box office this weekend. The film had a $34.5 million opening.

Pacific Rim Uprising Tops Weekend Box Office (March 26, 2018): Pacific Rim Uprising is the number one film in theaters. It put an end to Black Panther's five week winning streak.

Black Panther Extends Box Office Winning Streak to Five as Tomb Raider Falters (March 19, 2018): Black Panther won the box office again this weekend. Tomb Raider was unable to deliver a big audience during its opening weekend.

Black Panther Tops A Wrinkle in Time for Fourth Consecutive Box Office Win (March 12, 2018): Black Panther has now been the number one film in theaters for four straight weekends after beating A Wrinkle in Time.

Jon Favreau to Write and Produce New Live-Action Star Wars TV Series (March 8, 2018): Lucasfilm has announced that it has signed Jon Favreau to write and executive produce an upcoming live-action Star Wars series.

Black Panther Tops Box Office for Second Straight Weekend (February 25, 2018): Black Panther is the number one film in theaters for the second straight weekend. It has made $400 million after two weekends in theaters.

Black Panther Dominates Presidents' Day Box Office (February 18, 2018): Black Panther is another huge success for Marvel. The film made over $192 million during its opening weekend.

Maze Runner: The Death Cure Tops Box Office (January 28, 2018): The Maze Runner: The Death Cure is the number one film in theaters. It was followed by Jumanji.

Jumanji Tops Box Office for Third Straight Weekend (January 21, 2018): Jumanji continues its domination of the box office in January with its third straight win. It has made over $315 million in the U.S.

Amazon's Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams Series to Debut on January 12 (November 30, 2017): Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams will debut on Amazon on January 12. The sci-fi anthology series will be a Prime Video exclusive.

Amazon Cuts Deal for Lord of the Rings TV Series (November 13, 2017): Amazon has cut a deal with the Tolkien Estate for a series based on J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings series.

Thor: Ragnarok Wins Box Office With $121 Million Opening (November 5, 2017): Thor: Ragnarok won the box office with a $121 million opening.

Happy Death Day Wins Weekend Box Office (October 15, 2017): Happy Death Day is the number one film in theaters. It opened with $26.5 million to stay ahead of Blade Runner 2049.

Blade Runner 2049 Tops Box Office With $31 Million Opening (October 8, 2017): Blade Runner 2049 topped the box office this weekend with a $31 million opening. It also made $50 million overseas.

J.J. Abrams to Write and Direct Star Wars Episode IX (September 12, 2017): Filmmaker J.J. Abrams will write and direct Star Wars Episode IX. He will co-write the film with Chris Terrio.